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Israel Adesanya will get his wish. The middleweight champion will make his first title defense against Yoel Romero in the UFC 248 main event on March 7 from Las Vegas. Multiple sources confirmed the news to MMA Fighting on Thursday following an initial report from ESPN quoting UFC president Dana

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Former welterweight champion Tyron Woodley will return to action in enemy territory when he faces Leon Edwards in the main event at UFC London on March 21. The fight has been in the works for weeks but final agreements weren’t put into place until Thursday according to multiple sources speaking

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At the UFC 246 weigh-ins, all 26 fighters taking part in Saturday night’s UFC 246 fights will step on the scale Friday. MMA Fighting will have video of the official weigh-ins when available. In the main event, Conor McGregor and Donald Cerrone face off in a non-title welterweight bout, which

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Earlier this week, news broke that champion Robert Whittaker was out of his fight at UFC 248 against Jared Cannonier due to undisclosed reasons. And while we still don’t know exactly why Whittaker pulled out from the bout, the former middleweight champion released a statement on his withdrawal Thursday. Taking

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It was supposed to be a trophy in a one-off title fight. But Jorge Masvidal takes seriously his responsibilities as “BMF” champion. Masvidal won the newly made belt this past November with a defeat of Nate Diaz via doctor stoppage. But heading into that encounter, UFC president Dana White declared

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Ben Askren’s “son” had a bone to pick with Jorge Masvidal after the “BMF” champ knocked out his “dad.” During UFC 246 media day, Masvidal made an appearance to speak to reporters. One of them turned out to be 20-year-old UFC featherweight Chase Hooper, who’s gimmick is pretending he’s related

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Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum has received a 10-month reduction in his two-year suspension from USADA after he was originally sanctioned in 2018. USADA (United States Anti-Doping Agency) announced on Thursday that the Brazilian received the reduction in his sentence after initially tested positive for the anabolic steroid trenbolone

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At this stage of his career, Jorge Masvidal is all about maximizing profits. Few fighters rose in prominence like Masvidal did this past year and it appears that he has his pick of opponents after becoming the “BMF” champion with a win over Nate Diaz in November. So will it

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