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Stephen Thompson vs. Anthony Pettis in works for UFC Nashville

Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis could be competing in his third weight class soon.

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Jake Hager on comparisons to Brock Lesnar: ‘My hands are better’

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Missed Fists: Fighters getting kicked into oblivion, plus highlights from Poland, Taiwan

MMA Fighting’s Alexander K. Lee and Jed Meshew take a look back at the last Friday’s overlooked battles, including a cavalcade of fighters being kicked into dust, up-and-coming prospects from Poland and Taiwan, and more.

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Morning Report: Darren Till looking ahead to fights with ‘d*ckhead’ Colby Covington and Israel Adesanya

Darren Till plans to stay at welterweight for now, but does have his eyes on eventual move to 185 pounds.

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Elizeu Zaleski meets Curtis Millender at UFC Wichita

The next step in Curtis Millender’s fast rise in the UFC is set, as he faces Brazilian striker Elizeu Zaleski in Wichita.

Ex-Invicta champ Jennifer Maia accepts six-month USADA suspension in tainted supplement case

Jennifer Maia is the latest fighter to fall victim to a tainted supplement.

Kevin Holland wants to return to Philadelphia 10 years after Silva vs. Griffin

Kevin Holland became an MMA fan when he was in the stands for Anderson Silva’s legendary finish of Forrest Griffin. Now he wants to fight on the next Philly card.

James Webb vs. Thomas Robertsen set for vacant middleweight title showdown at Cage Warriors 102

James Webb will face Thomas Robertsen at Cage Warriors 102 for the vacant middleweight title.

Charlie Ward vs. Jamie Stephenson booked for Bellator 217 in Dublin

Charlie Ward will look to make three wins in as many fights under the Bellator banner when he takes on Jamie Stephenson in Dublin.

Morning Report: Tyron Woodley planning move to 185 this year: ‘People at middleweight need to watch out’

Close to ‘cleaning out the division’, Tyron Woodley now eyeing middleweight run.

T.J. Dillashaw UFC on ESPN+ media lunch scrum

At a media lunch Monday in Los Angeles, T.J. Dillashaw discusses his drop down to flyweight, fighting Henry Cejudo for the title and more.

T.J. Dillashaw: ‘I bet I make weight easier’ than Henry Cejudo at UFC on ESPN+

UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw says making 125 won’t be an issue for him Friday morning ahead of his UFC flyweight title challenge against Henry Cejudo.

Stipe Miocic campaigns for championship rematch ahead of Daniel Cormier retirement date

Stipe Miocic isn’t giving up on a rematch with Daniel Cormier.

Kyle Stewart will now face Chance Rencountre at UFC on ESPN+

A 2017 Contender Series winner finally gets his chance on the main roster in a welterweight fight.

Jiu-jitsu ace Gordon Ryan says ‘ultimate goal’ is to be ‘best in MMA’

Top-level grappling practitioner Gordon Ryan, who will face Fabricio Werdum in the opening round of a Combat Jiu-Jitsu tournament next month, ultimately wants to be a champion in mixed martial arts.

Cat Zingano to appeal controversial UFC 232 loss to Megan Anderson

Cat Zingano will seek to have her recent loss to Megan Anderson overturned.

A.J. Agazarm expected to make Bellator debut against Jesse Roberts at Bellator 214

Submission specialist standout A.J. Agazarm finally has a date set for his Bellator debut.

Dean Trueman vs. Soren Bak, Nicolas Dalby vs. Alex Lohore booked for Cage Warriors 103

Two title fights have been added to the Cage Warriors 103 card in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Morning Report: Michael Bisping skeptical of Jon Jones’ drug testing situation, hopes the champion ‘stays clean’

Michael Bisping still isn’t sure he buys the Jon Jones drug testing situation.

Henry Cejudo vs. Demetrious Johnson 2 full fight video

Watch Henry Cejudo win the UFC flyweight title from Demetrious Johnson at UFC 227.

Colby Covington: Tyron Woodley vs. Kamaru Usman at UFC 235 is ‘not going to be competitive’

Colby Covington isn’t giving Kamaru Usman much of a shot at UFC 235.

Jon Anik discusses what to expect with UFC’s move to ESPN, Jan. 19 debut

UFC play-by-play man Jon Anik discusses the UFC’s upcoming move to ESPN and what fight fans can expect to see on January 19th.

Mike Winkeljohn doesn’t think Jon Jones can change the minds of ‘haters’

Mike Winkeljohn believes that Jon Jones will always have his critics.

The Weekly Grind: Colby Covington trolls Dana White, Werdum jumps Dariush & Gastelum in sparring session

Rewind 2018

With another unforgettable year in the books, we take a trip down memory lane — from UFC 220 to Khabib vs. McGregor to UFC 232 and everything in between.

Nate Diaz reignites beef with Khabib: ‘I slapped you in your head and your team didn’t do s*it’

Nate Diaz had some words for the UFC lightweight champion.

Randy Brown confirms removal from UFC Brooklyn

Randy Brown will not be fighting Chance Rencountre next week in Brooklyn.

It’s been a rough few years for Joe Lauzon, so why is he so grateful?

Just a couple of days before his son Joey’s birthday, Joe Lauzon got the best news he’s had in the last five years.

Promoters refuse to tap out, but struggle with crisis in Brazilian MMA

Local MMA shows have become rarer and rarer in Brazil — and that’s a problem for region that once dominated the sport.

T.J. Dillashaw vs. Cody Garbrandt 2 full fight video

Watch T.J. Dillashaw defend his bantamweight title against Cody Garbrandt at UFC 227.

Mario Bautista replaces John Lineker to fight Cory Sandhagen at UFC Brooklyn

Newcomer Mario Bautista has agreed to step in on short notice for a bantamweight bout with Cory Sandhagen on Jan. 19.

How Nate Landwehr conquered M-1 Global (and why he just might stick around)

Whether he’s fighting in Russia or Kazakhstan, Tennessee-native Nate Naldwehr has found a home with M-1 Global.

‘New kid on the block’: Dominick Reyes emerges as force in UFC’s stale light heavyweight division

It’s been difficult for the UFC to cultivate contenders at light heavyweight, but it has found one in Dominick Reyes, who’s use of ‘finesse’ and power makes him a unique threat to anyone.

Luke Rockhold doesn’t understand Anthony Smith receiving UFC title shot

Luke Rockhold likes his own chances of getting a light heavyweight title shot soon.

Fightweets: Daniel Cormier’s retirement deadline approaches

The UFC heavyweight champ says he’ll be done with his career by the time he turns 40. That’s just over two months away.