Max Holloway's MMA peers have as much to learn from the UFC champ as his son

Rush Holloway, decked out in a new sport coat, struggled to hold back tears following the main event...

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UFC 245 Preview And Picks: Can Viviane Araujo Make Statement Vs. Jessica Eye?

Despite suffering a second-round knockout loss to UFC women’s flyweight champion Valentina...

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UFC 245: Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington preview and prediction

Bitter rivals will finally do battle when Kamaru Usman makes his first defense of the UFC...

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Paul Felder plans to knock out Dan Hooker 'in front of all his friends and family' at UFC Auckland

Paul Felder will enter the octagon against Dan Hooker at UFC on ESPN+ 26 with some bad intentions....

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UFC 245 Countdown: Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington

(Courtesy of UFC)See welterweight champion Kamaru Usman and challenger Colby Covington prepare for their UFC 245 main event matchup. UFC

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How Colby Covington's infamous 'filthy animals' speech in Brazil saved his UFC career

Colby Covington almost saw his UFC career come to an end, and he knew he had to do something about...

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Happy with new contract, Urijah Faber hopes he'll jump line to Henry Cejudo after UFC 245

After successfully returning from retirement earlier this year, UFC Hall of Famer Urijah Faber...

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'UFC 245 Embedded,' No. 1: 'Trump, I've got a new belt for you'

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the big stars of UFC 245, which features Kamaru Usman vs. Colby...

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UFC fight schedule for 2019: Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington, Amanda Nunes vs. Germaine de Randamie...

UFC's schedule has tons of action (and titles on the line) to close out 2019

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UFC 245: Inside the moment Amanda Nunes knew she would be champion

Amanda Nunes was driving around Miami with her then-girlfriend, Nina Ansaroff, looking for a bar....

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What you need to know about rising UFC star Jairzinho Rozenstruik

Jairzinho Rozenstruik has been in the UFC for only nine months, and yet he already has made enough...

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UFC DC attendance: Promotion's return to nation's capital outdraws 2011 debut

The UFC’s return to the nation’s capital drew an announced attendance of 10,816 fans for a...

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Jairzinho Rozenstruik after UFC on ESPN 7 win?

See whom Jairzinho Rozenstruik should fight next after his TKO victory over Alistair Overeem at UFC...

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Jairzinho Rozenstruik stuns Alistair Overeem in UFC main event

MMA proved itself again as a sport that can change in a split second in the main event of the UFC’s Saturday night card from Washington. Decorated former champion Alistair ...

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Rob Font took Calvin Kattar's advice at UFC on ESPN 7, and it paid off

Take a look inside Rob Font’s unanimous decision win over Ricky Simon at UFC on ESPN 7 in...

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After testing leg injury, Tim Means wants UFC DC finish of Alves to lead to New Mexico spot

Tim Means beat Thiago Alves with a first-round submission Saturday to close out the preliminary card...

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With lopsided stats in his favor, Cody Stamann not sure how draw with Yadong happened at UFC on ESPN...

Cody Stamann and Song Yadong fought to a majority draw Saturday on the main card at UFC on ESPN 7 in...

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Song Yadong kicking himself over point deduction in UFC on ESPN 7 draw with Cody Stamann

Take a look inside Song Yadong’s majority draw with Cody Stamann at UFC on ESPN 7 in Washington,...

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UFC on ESPN 7 post-event facts: Jairzinho Rozenstruik joins record books with late TKO

Check out all the facts and figures from UFC on ESPN 7, which saw Jairzinho Rozenstruik beat...

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UFC 245 fight card, rumors, odds, date: Blockbuster PPV event set with three championship bouts

Las Vegas will be lit up to end 2019 with a bang for UFC

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Hannah Cifers vs. Brianna Van Buren added to UFC Raleigh

A strawweight contest between Hannah Cifers and Brianna Van Buren is the latest addition to the UFC...

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UFC's Ricardo Lamas details recovery from worst career injury, open to lightweight move

Everything is in place for Ricardo Lamas to return to the octagon. The former UFC title challenger...

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Andre Fili vs. Sodiq Yusuff slated for UFC's Jan. 18 event

A featherweight bout between Andre Fili and Sodiq Yusuff is the latest addition to the UFC’s planned...

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Sources: UFC finalizing dos Anjos vs. Chiesa

The UFC is close to finalizing a welterweight bout between Rafael dos Anjos and Michael Chiesa on Jan. 25 in Raleigh, North Carolina, per sources....

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Sources: UFC close to finalizing Lewis-Latifi

The UFC is close to finalizing a heavyweight bout between Derrick Lewis and Ilir Latifi on Feb. 8, according to multiple sources. Contracts have yet to...

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Matt Schnell on UFC Busan fight vs. Alexandre Pantoja: 'I either spark this kid, or it's 'Fight of...

Matt Schnell is on quite the streak as he finds himself on the cusp of flyweight title contention....

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Charles Oliveira explains calling out Conor McGregor, Paul Felder after UFC on ESPN+ 22

The Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt Oliveira (28-8 MMA, 16-8 UFC) smoked Jared Gordon (15-4 MMA, 3-3 ...

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Jared Gordon needs surgery for broken orbital bone suffered in Charles Oliveira loss at UFC Sao...

Jared Gordon suffered a broken orbital bone in his UFC on ESPN+ 22 loss to Charles Oliveira and...

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Watch Amanda Nunes lay out Holly Holm with a head kick (UFC 245 free fight)

Widely regarded as the top female fighter in the world, UFC double-champ Amanda Nunes is gearing up...

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UFC: Brett Johns to fight for his future against Tony Gravely in January

Mixed martial arts fighter Brett Johns admits his UFC contract will be on the line when he fights...

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UFC on ESPN+ 22 rookie report: Grading the newcomers in Sao Paulo

For four athletes, Saturday’s UFC on ESPN+ 22 event marked that special moment in their career....

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UFC heading back to New Zealand in late February

The UFC will return to New Zealand in the new year for the first time since mid-2017. A “Fight Night” event is planned for late February in Auckland, the...

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Watch: UFC champion Stipe Miocic crowd-surfs during appearance on ESPN ‘College Gameday’

UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic is a die-hard fan of the Cleveland Browns, Indians and...

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Claudia Gadelha vs. Alexa Grasso in the works for UFC's Jan. 18 event

A strawweight matchup between Claudia Gadelha and Alexa Grasso is the latest addition to the UFC’s...

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UFC on ESPN+ 22 Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay: Charles Oliveira the lone $20k recipient

UFC on ESPN+ 22 fighters took home UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay, a program that...

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Judge rules on final piece of Mark Hunt's lawsuit against the UFC, and Hunt isn't happy

Mark Hunt’s last hope for a judgment against the UFC is over. A judge at a U.S. district court in...

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UFC on ESPN+ 22 post-event facts: Charles Oliveira enhances status as all-time great finisher

All the notable stats and figures to come out of UFC on ESPN+ 22, which took place in Sao Paulo, and...

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Claudio Silva tired of flying under radar, wants ranked opponent next at UFC London

Claudio Silva quietly has put together a solid winning streak in the UFC’s stacked welterweight...

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Aleksei Oleinik vs. Maurice Greene added to UFC 246 in January

A heavyweight matchup between Aleksei Oleinik and Maurice Greene is the latest addition to UFC 246...

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Jon Jones vs. Dominick Reyes light heavyweight title fight set to headline UFC PPV event in Houston

Jon Jones' next title defense is set, and the UFC light heavyweight champion will be putting his...

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UFC Fight Night 164 odds, predictions: Proven MMA insider picks Blachowicz vs. Jacare, Rua vs. Craig

Jan Blachowicz might be a late bloomer by UFC standards, but the Polish light heavyweight is...

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UFC Fight Night 164 Preview And Picks: Can ‘Jacare’ Find Traction At Light Heavyweight?

Jan Blachowicz was closing in on a UFC light heavyweight title fight when he ran into Thiago Santos...

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Jon Jones to defend UFC light heavyweight title vs. Dominick Reyes in February

The 15th title fight of Jon Jones' UFC career will come against undefeated challenger Dominick...

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UFC Fight Night 164 start time -- Jan Blachowicz vs. Jacare Souza: Fight card, odds, live stream,...

Everything you need to know about Saturday night's UFC Fight Night 164 from Sao Paulo, Brazil

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UFC champ Zhang Weili believes Rose Namajunas is toughest test at strawweight

UFC strawweight champion Zhang Weili likely will make her first title defense vs. Joanna...

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Montana De La Rosa vs. Mara Romero Borella in the works for UFC event on Feb. 15

A 125-pound women’s matchup is in the works for a yet-to-be-announced UFC event this February.

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Jon Jones set for UFC return in February

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will defend the belt against undefeated contender Dominick Reyes on Feb. 8 in Houston, multiple sources...

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Sources: UFC releases Melendez from contract

The UFC has released former lightweight title challenger Gilbert Melendez from his exclusive contract, multiple sources confirmed to ESPN. Melendez...

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Zabit, Kattar make weight for UFC Moscow bout

UFC featherweights Zabit Magomedsharipov and Calvin Kattar each successfully made weight Friday as they prepare for their main event bout at UFC Fight...

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Jorge Masvidal receives huge praise from Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson following victory over Nate Diaz...

Rock' Johnson - and BMF Title winner Jorge Masvidal has received some huge praise from the former...

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UFC Fight Night 163 Weigh-In Video Live Stream For Zabit Magomedsharipov Vs. Calvin Kattar Fight...

The UFC returns to Moscow on Saturday for UFC Fight Night 163, which streams in its entirety on...

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UFC Fight Night 163 Stats And Video Highlights For Zabit Magomedsharipov’s Win Over Calvin Kattar

The main event of Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 163 featured a featherweight matchup between Zabit...

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Max Holloway explains battery of medical tests before booking UFC 245 title defense

Before being booked at UFC 245, Max Holloway refused to seriously discuss his next UFC featherweight...

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What we know about the case of UFC fighter Walt Harris' missing stepdaughter

Aniah Blanchard, the stepdaughter of UFC heavyweight Walt Harris, was reported missing on Oct. 24....

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UFC severs ties with ex-title contender Melendez

The UFC has released former lightweight title challenger Gilbert Melendez from his exclusive contract. The 37-year-old Melendez (22-8), who was once in...

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UFC news, rumors: Former champ Rose Namajunas intends to fight again, says 'I found my passion...

Rose Namajunas went from the top of the fight game to seemingly retired in the span of a single...

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UFC releases former lightweight title challenger Gilbert Melendez

Gilbert Melendez is no longer a member of the UFC roster.

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