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Israel Adesanya apologizes to fans after first MMA loss at UFC 259: ‘I’m sorry I let you down’

Israel Adesanya details the experience of the first loss of his mixed martial arts career, the only time size played a factor in his fight with Jan Blachowicz and his plans to bounce back better than ever in the future.

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Dan Hardy no longer ‘working directly’ with UFC after ‘disagreement’ with employee

After 13 years with the UFC as a fighter and commentator, one-time welterweight title challenger Dan Hardy is no longer working with the promotion.

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Dominick Cruz explains callout of Monster Energy’s Hans Molenkamp; Dana White disapproves

Dominick Cruz was serious about calling out Hans Molenkamp, an employee of Monster Energy.

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Video: Petr Yan reacts to disqualification loss at UFC 259: ‘I didn’t mean to do illegal shot’

Petr Yan discusses his illegal knee against Aljamain Sterling at UFC 259, what’s next, if his corner was to blame, and much more Saturday evening at the UFC APEX.

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Jon Jones live tweets UFC 259 main event, heckles Israel Adesanya for loss to Jan Blachowicz

Jon Jones kept tabs on Israel Adesanya’s light heavyweight title shot against champ Jan Blachowicz at UFC 259.

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Dana White: Jan Blachowicz vs. Israel Adesanya scoring at UFC 259 was ‘insane’ 

The UFC president vented again about judging in MMA after UFC 259’s headliner between Yan Blachowicz and Israel Adesanya.

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Dana White believes Aljamain Sterling vs. Petr Yan ending ‘sucked’ at UFC 259, plans on booking rematch as soon as possible

Fans will see part two of Aljamain Sterling vs. Petr Yan sooner than later after their first meeting ended controversially.

Video: Tim Elliott explains mid-fight conversation with Jordan Espinosa at UFC 259: ‘I wanted to hurt the guy’

Tim Elliott spoke with reporters backstage at the APEX following his unanimous decision win over Jordan Espinosa at UFC 259.

The Weekly Grind: Stephen Thompson shows up to spar wearing inflatable Sock’em Boppers

Check out the latest edition of The Weekly Grind as fighters share their lives outside the cage.

Video: Aljamain Sterling reacts to winning bantamweight title via DQ at UFC 259: ‘That’s not the way I wanted to win’

Like most fans who witnessed 19-plus minutes of high-level martial arts action in the bantamweight title fight at UFC 259, Aljamain Sterling wasn’t happy with how it ended.

UFC 259 Tweets: Fighters react to Aljamain Sterling’s disqualification win over Petr Yan

Twitter erupted after Aljamain Sterling became the first UFC fighter to win a title via disqualification in a bout against Petr Yan at UFC 259.

Video: UFC 259 post-fight show

MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck, Alexander K. Lee and E. Casey Leydon break down the top storylines from Saturday’s UFC 259 event.

UFC 259 bonuses: Kennedy Nzechukwu and Carlos Ulberg earn Fight of the Night for back-and-forth scrap

Kennedy Nzechukwu and Carlos Ulberg earned Fight of the Night honors Saturday, while Uros Medic and Kai Kara-France won Performance of the Night awards.

Jan Blachowicz vs. Israel Adesanya UFC 259 scorecard

Check out how the judges scored the superfight between UFC light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz and UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya on Saturday.

UFC 259 Results: Blachowicz vs. Adesanya

Get UFC 259 results for the Blachowicz vs. Adesanya event Saturday night in Las Vegas.

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Jan Blachowicz vs. Israel Adesanya full fight video highlights

Get Jan Blachowicz vs. Israel Adesanya full fight video highlights for the UFC 259 main event Saturday night.

The kick that changed everything

How Anderson Silva became a celebrity — and turned UFC into mainstream culture in Brazil — by kicking Vitor Belfort in the face.

UFC 259 post-fight press conference video

Watch the UFC 259 post-fight press conference video to hear from the top UFC 259 fighters on Saturday.

UFC 259 results: Amanda Nunes mauls Megan Anderson, finishes with armbar in first round

Amanda Nunes dismantled Megan Anderson inside to retain her featherweight title as she continued to cement her claim as the greatest women’s fighter in history.

Amanda Nunes vs. Megan Anderson full fight video highlights

Get Amanda Nunes vs. Megan Anderson full fight video highlights for the UFC 259 co-main event Saturday night.

UFC 259 live blog: Jan Blachowicz vs. Israel Adesanya

Follow the UFC 259 live blog for Jan Blachowicz vs. Israel Adesanya, the light heavyweight main event on Saturday in Las Vegas.

UFC 259 results: Aljamain Sterling claims bantamweight title after Petr Yan disqualified for illegal knee

Aljamain Sterling became the new UFC bantamweight champion after Petr Yan was disqualified in the fourth round following an illegal knee strike.

Petr Yan vs. Aljamain Sterling full fight video highlights

Get Petr Yan vs. Aljamain Sterling full fight video highlights for a title fight on the UFC 259 main card Saturday night.

UFC 259 live blog: Amanda Nunes vs. Megan Anderson

Follow the UFC 259 live blog for Amanda Nunes vs. Megan Anderson, featherweight co-main event on Saturday in Las Vegas.

UFC 259 results: Islam Makhachev taps out Drew Dober with arm triangle choke after suffocating performance

Islam Makhachev lived up to the hype at UFC 259 after a suffocating performance against Drew Dober before finally finishing the fight in the third round with a late submission.

UFC 259 live blog: Petr Yan vs. Aljamain Sterling

Follow the UFC 259 live blog for Petr Yan vs. Aljamain Sterling, a bantamweight title fight on Saturday in Las Vegas.

UFC 259 results: Aleksandar Rakic calls for title opportunity after winning unanimous decision over Thiago Santos

Aleksandar Rakic took another step forward towards title contention while earning a unanimous decision victory over Thiago Santos to kick off the UFC 259 main card.

UFC 259 live blog: Islam Makhachev vs. Drew Dober

Follow the UFC 259 live blog for Islam Makhachev vs. Drew Dober, a lightweight main card fight on Saturday in Las Vegas.

The cost of being ‘The King’

Seven years ago, doctors told former UFC lightweight Spencer Fisher he could no longer fight. That wasn’t the end of his time with his promoter. But when the company was sold, he was among those to be cut loose. Now, he’s just trying to get by.

UFC 259 results: Dominick Cruz bounces back with split-decision win in back-and-forth battle against Casey Kenney

Dominick Cruz didn’t have an easy night at the office but the former bantamweight champion got back in the win column with a hard fought split decision over Casey Kenney in the featured prelim at UFC 259.

UFC 259 live blog: Thiago Santos vs. Aleksandar Rakic

Follow the UFC 259 live blog for Thiago Santos vs. Aleksandar Rakic, a light heavyweight main card fight on Saturday in Las Vegas.

UFC 259 video: Kai Kara-France faceplants Rogerio Bontorin for ‘Mark Hunt walkaway vintage’ knockout 

Kai Kara-France was nearly finished with a rear-naked choke but he fought his way free and then blasted Rogerio Bontorin with a massive shot that led to a walk off knockout.

UFC 259 video: Kennedy Nzechukwu survives early barrage, demolishes Carlos Ulberg with brutal right hook

Kennedy Nzechukwu survived an early barrage from Carlos Ulburg before delivering a brutal knockout in the second round to finish Israel Adesanya’s teammate at UFC 259.

UFC 259 video: Sean Brady squeezes Jake Matthews for third-round submission

Sean Brady extended his unbeaten streak with a commanding performance at UFC 259.

UFC 259 video: Amanda Lemos dismantles Livinha Souza, finishes with jab in the first round

Amanda Lemos showed off her striking acumen while dismantling a top 15 ranked opponent in Livinha Souza before finally earning the finish with a jab in the first round.

UFC 259 video: Uros Medic rolls Aalon Cruz as Joe Rogan, Daniel Cormier cringe at stoppage

UFC 259 video: Trevin Jones kicks off prelims with huge uppercut to flatten Mario Bautista

Trevin Jones’ first win in the UFC was erased after his fight was overturned to a no contest but he made the most of his second appearance with another devastating knockout.

UFC full fight video: Israel Adesanya vanquishes rival Paulo Costa with second-round TKO

Watch the grudge match between Israel Adesanya and Paulo Costa at UFC 253.