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Anthony Hernandez says Mario Lopez spurred on stylish submission win over Roman Lopylov at UFC 298

Anthony Hernandez discusses his submission win over Roman Kopylov at UFC 298, saying that seeing Mario Lopez in the crowd brought about his mid-fight celebration.

Merab Dvalishvili confident UFC gives him title shot next, addresses Henry Cejudo’s future

Merab Dvalishvili doesn’t have anything in writing but he’s confident the UFC will follow through a title shot for his next fight and he also addresses Henry Cejudo’s future after the former two-division champion said he would retire with another loss at UFC 298.

Ian Machado Garry: ‘I will drag Colby in front of Trump, and I’ll beat the mouth off him’

UFC welterweight Ian Machado Garry has a very violent plan for Colby Covington should they meet in the octagon.

Alex Pereira: Jamahal Hill isn’t the second-best — or even third-best — light heavyweight in UFC

Alex Pereira will put his UFC title on the line against Jamahal Hill in the main event of UFC 300 in Las Vegas.

Michael Chandler explains WWE promo against Conor McGregor: ‘I was thrown into the fire’

Michael Chandler explains how his WWE Raw promo against Conor McGregor came to be and gives an update on the still unbooked fight.

Watch The MMA Hour with Pereira in studio, Chandler, Royval, Eblen, Hernandez, and Taylor & Catterall, now

The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani is back! Joining today’s show is Alex Pereira in studio, Michael Chandler, Brandon Royval, Johnny Eblen, Anthony Hernandez, Josh Taylor vs. Jack Catterall virtual face-to-face.

Johnny Eblen explains ‘shenanigans’ involving $85K shopping spree with OnlyFans model, near-disastrous prank

Bellator champion Johnny Eblen’s recent outing with an OnlyFans made plenty of headlines.

Corey Anderson: Vadim Nemkov moving to heavyweight because he’s ‘scared’ of trilogy fight

Corey Anderson was surprised Vadim Nemkov moved up to heavyweight when a trilogy bout seemed inevitable.

Arnold Allen addresses illegal knee controversy against Movsar Evloev: ‘It’s so frustrating’

Arnold Allen discusses the illegal knee controversy in his bout with Movsar Evloev at UFC 297.

Demetrious Johnson: Israel Adesanya needs to develop clinch, grappling game to beat Dricus du Plessis

Demetrious Johnson explains why he doesn’t like Dricus du Plessis vs. Israel Adesanya for UFC 300.

Sean O’Malley open to ‘very beatable’ Dvalishvili after UFC 299 but still wants ‘scary’ Topuria

Sean O’Malley reacts to Ilia Topuria and Merab Dvalishvili’s big wins at UFC 298.

Ian Machado Garry studied NFL wide receivers to evade Geoff Neal’s power at UFC 298

Ian Machado Garry took unusual inspiration for his UFC 298 fight with Geoff Neal.

Watch The MMA Hour with O’Malley, Garry, Dvalishvili, and Elliott now

The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani is back! Joining today’s show is Sean O’Malley, Ian Machado Garry, Merab Dvalishvili, and Oban Elliott.

Oban Elliott explains Chael Sonnen’s influence on career ahead of UFC 298 debut, gets special message from Sonnen

Oban Elliott explains why Chael Sonnen was so influential too him and then receives a special message from "The American Gangster" himself.

Watch The MMA Hour with Hermansson, DJ, Albarracin, Elliott, and Bill Haney now

The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani is back! Joining today’s show is Jack Hermansson, Demetrious Johnson, Eric Albarracin, Oban Elliott, and Bill Haney.

Jack Hermansson wants out of UFC APEX: ‘Experience is nowhere near to be fighting in front of a huge crowd’

UFC Vegas 86 winner Jack Hermansson is tired of fighting in the UFC APEX, and he hopes for fight with Nassourdine Imavov in front of a real crowd.

Henry Cejudo, Eric Albarracin explain real split behind viral breakup prank: ‘A Shakespeare romantic thing’

There was more than meets the eye on Henry Cejudo’s recent prank involving longtime coach Eric Albarracin.

Alexander Volkanovski coach ‘laughing’ at Ilia Topuria’s confidence: ‘Hard to take a man in a turtleneck sweater too seriously’

Coach Craig Jones isn’t worried about Alexander Volkanovski being intimidated by Ilia Topuria’s confidence at UFC 298.

Yair Rodriguez on ‘delusional’ Ilia Topuria: ‘I would f****** like to f*** him up’

Yair Rodriguez pulled no punches talking about featherweight title challenger Ilia Topuria and his chances against Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 298.

Tom Aspinall moving on from Jon Jones, Stipe Miocic: ‘I’m too risky for these guys’

UFC interim heavyweight champ Tom Aspinall is over waiting for a fight with Jon Jones or Stipe Miocic that may or may not happen.

Watch The MMA Hour with Aspinall, Rodriguez, Allen, Dern, and Jones now

The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani is back! Joining today’s show are Tom Aspinall, Yair Rodriguez, Arnold Allen, Mackenzie Dern, Craig Jones, and more.

Ben Whittaker talks becoming an overnight sensation after viral boxing clips

Olympic silver medalist Ben Whittaker says he won’t change anything after going viral for his flashy boxing style.

Coach: Ilia Topuria’s style is ‘a good fight’ for Sean O’Malley — and Topuria knows it

Sean O’Malley’s longtime head coach Tim Welch agrees with the UFC bantamweight champ that a superfight against Ilia Topuria should be next.

Ilia Topuria has no interest in fighting Paddy Pimblett or Sean O’Malley at this point

Ilia Topuria dismisses possible bouts with Paddy Pimblett or Sean O’Malley after he beats Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 298.

Dustin Poirier: Nate Diaz fight ‘gonna get away, and I don’t know how many fights I have left’

Dustin Poirier is not optimistic he’ll get to fight Nate Diaz before he hangs up his gloves.

Themba Gorimbo talks The Rock’s career support, believes he’ll be champion in 2024

Themba Gorimbo discusses his relationship with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and says he will win the welterweight title this year.

Sean O’Malley coach: Chito Vera hasn’t improved much since first fight, won’t be confident at UFC 299

Sean O’Malley’s longtime coach is not impressed with the growth he’s seen from Chito Vera ahead of UFC 299.

Benoit Saint Denis shares his side of Dustin Poirier fight announcement drama

Benoit Saint Denis explains how not everyone was on the same page on the confirmation of his upcoming fight with Dustin Poirier at UFC 299.

Watch The MMA Hour with BSD, Anderson, Welch, Brown, and Ben Whittaker now

The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani is back! Joining today’s show are Benoit Saint Denis, Corey Anderson, Tim Welch, Randy Brown, Ben Whittaker, and more.

Renato Moicano playing long game for Paddy Pimblett fight: ‘This is chess, not checkers’

UFC lightweight Renato Moicano is making moves to set up a future fight with Paddy Pimblett.

Ilia Topuria plans to ‘dominate’ Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 298, wants Conor McGregor next

Ilia Topuria has lofty goals for 2024, including winning the UFC featherweight title and then fight Conor McGregor at Real Madrid Stadium.

Rampage Jackson believes Shannon Briggs is underestimating him, vows to ‘put my fist in his motherf****** mouth’

Rampage Jackson is indeed making his professional boxing debut against Shannon Briggs this summer.

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