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Fortunes changed for five at UFC 231

Find out who should be next for this past Saturday’s biggest stars.

‘Jacare’ Souza: Anderson Silva ‘is coming off doping’, doesn’t deserve title shot

Ronaldo Souza is not happy with the possibility of either Israel Adesanya or Anderson Silva getting the next UFC title shot.

California commission, USADA butt heads on jurisdiction, Jon Jones case

California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) executive officer Andy Foster no longer wants USADA, the UFC’s anti-doping partner, to adjudicate cases that CSAC has jurisdiction over.

Ricardo Ramos vs. Said Nurmagomedov added to UFC Fortaleza

Ricardo Ramos will get to fight in home soil for the first time as a UFC fighter on Feb. 2, taking on Said Nurmagomedov in Fortaleza.

Lucie Pudilova moves to flyweight, faces Liz Carmouche at UFC Prague

Lucie Pudilova will be cutting extra 10 pounds for her next UFC fight.

The A-Side Live Chat: Jon Jones, UFC 231 aftermath, final FOX show, welterweight title picture, more

Marc Raimondi and Shaun Al-Shatti host The A-Side Live Chat where this week’s topics include Jon Jones getting his license back, aftermath from UFC 231, the final UFC on FOX ever and more.

Joanne Calderwood talks Valentina Shevchenko vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk, ‘looking to jump the line’ in division

Ahead of her fight with Ariane Lipski at UFC on ESPN+ 1, Joanna Calderwood discusses Valentina Shevchenko vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk, if she believes she’s close to a title shot and more.

Morning Report: Tony Ferguson responds to Dustin Poirier’s call out: ‘I liked you better when you were quiet kid’

Tony Ferguson nixes the idea of taking on Dustin Poirier whil they wait for Khabib Nurmagomedov’s return.

Grant Dawson sees USADA case dismissed

Contender Series contract winner Grant Dawson have been cleared to fight again after 14 months on the sidelines.

ONE Championship reaches deal to air live events on Turner Sports properties

After months spent snapping up U.S.-based talent, Asia’s leading MMA promotion now has an American TV deal.

USADA says ‘technical issue’ caused online Brock Lesnar drug-test number discrepancy

One of Brock Lesnar’s drug tests mysteriously disappeared from USADA’s public online tally last week. The UFC’s anti-doping partner is explaining it as a "technical issue."

UFC renews Canadian broadcast deals with TSN, RDS

UFC 231 prelims average 786,000 viewers

Saturday’s prelims did the second-best number for such a show since April.

Jon Jones CSAC licensing hearing recap

Following Jon Jones’ licensing hearing in front of the California commission, MMA Fighting’s Marc Raimondi breaks down the main takeaways.

CSAC’s Andy Foster discusses Jon Jones hearing, ‘concerns’ over USADA adjudication processes, more

After Jon Jones’ license hearing, California State Athletic Commission executive officer Andy Foster discusses Jones being cleared to fight, his issues with USADA and more.

Jon Jones granted license by CSAC to compete at UFC 232, may participate in additional VADA drug testing

Jon Jones is officially back.

Undefeated LFA flyweight champ Sabina Mazo signs with UFC

Jon Jones CSAC meeting video

Jon Jones will meet with CSAC officials Tuesday afternoon.

Missed Fists: Fighters gone in (less than) 30 seconds at Shamrock FC, more

MMA Fighting’s Alexander K. Lee and Jed Meshew take a look back at the weekend’s overlooked battles, including a trio of sub-30 second KOs at Shamrock FC, heavyweight kickboxers absolutely smashing each other, plus a rare gogoplata submission.

Valentina Shevchenko in no rush to fight Joanna Jedrzejczyk again

Shevchenko’s UFC 231 win put her at 4-0 vs. Jedrzejczyk including their kickboxing matchups.

Kevin Lee feels it’s his ‘personal duty’ to put Al Iaquinta ‘back on the prelims’

More than four years after their first meeting, Kevin Lee is eager to prove a point against Al Iaquinta in their UFC on FOX 31 rematch.

Morning Report: Tyron Woodley refutes Dana White’s claim that he doesn’t want to fight: ‘I don’t make money if I don’t fight’

Tyron Woodley once again is having to defend himself from disparaging comments made by his promoter.

Jessica Penne vs. Jodie Esquibel announced for UFC’s ESPN debut

Strawweights Jessica Penne and Jodie Esquibel have been added to the UFC’s upcoming ESPN fight night card on Feb. 17 in Phoenix.

Jessica Eye won’t accept any fight but a title shot next after win at UFC 231

UFC 233 fight with Tyron Woodley ‘on the table’ for Colby Covington

Colby Covington is open to accepting a championship bout with Tyron Woodley at UFC 233 in January.

UFC 231 medical suspensions: Brian Ortega out six months after grisly loss

Brian Ortega headlined a list of 16 fighters to be issued extended medical suspensions in the aftermath of UFC 231.

John Kavanagh would have to be convinced to work with Conor McGregor again

John Kavanagh would need a good reason to corner Conor McGregor again.

UFC 232: Judges, referees selected for Jones vs. Gustafsson 2, Cyborg vs. Nunes

A pair of veteran names will be the third men in the cage for UFC 232’s much-anticipated championship double-header.

Max Holloway’s masterpiece was at the same time a showcase of Brian Ortega’s heart

Max Holloway put on a clinic at UFC 231 in Toronto, defending his featherweight title — and it looked all the better because Brian Ortega is what’s beating in the fight game’s chest.

Max Holloway still believes Jose Aldo is the greatest featherweight ever: ‘I’m chasing him’

Is Max Holloway the best 145-pounder in MMA history?

Morning Report: Ben Askren calls out ‘hypocrite’ Kamaru Usman for avoiding him in favor of Colby Covington

Ben Askren continues his verbal assault on every welterweight on Earth.

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Khabib Nurmagomedov granted continuance in Nevada commission case

The UFC and its fans will have to wait until next year to find out how long Khabib Nurmagomedov might be out of the Octagon due to his role in the UFC 229 post-fight brawl.

Brian Ortega releases statement, reveals multiple injuries suffered in UFC 231 main event

Brian Ortega says he agreed with the doctor’s stoppage Saturday night in Toronto.