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Khabib’s Team Reiterates The Only Way He Would “Maybe” Fight Again

Former UFC Lightweight Champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has revealed the one thing that could convince him to return to the Octagon. "The Eagle" announced his retirement following his victory over Justin Gaethje at UFC 254 last October. He left the sport having amassed an unbeaten 29-0 record. His manager, Ali Abdelaziz,...

Michael Chiesa Sees Move To Welterweight Against Carlos Condit As A Career Resurgence

It's not every day you can punch your idol in the face, but that's exactly the opportunity Michael Chiesa has when he faces Carlos Condit at UFC 232 on Dec. 29. The Ultimate Fighter Season 15 winner posted this photo shortly after the matchup was announced and didn’t kept...

UFC 231’s Brad Katona Plans To Make A Statement In The Bantamweight Division On Dec. 8 (Exclusive)

TUF 27 winner Brad Katona is set to compete in his home country of Canada on Dec. 8 when he faces Matthew Lopez. Since winning the featherweight tournament this past July, Katona is still surprised people recognize him while training in another country. “Things have been pretty cool since The...

Jarred Brooks Says ESPN Deal & Flyweights Missing Weight Led To Reports Of The Division’s Demise (Exclusive)

Jarred Brooks along with teammate Justin Scoggins - and former opponents Jose "Shorty" Torres and Robert Sanchez - were all released from the UFC last week after reports surfaced claiming a decision was made to fold the flyweight division. UFC president Dana White did not confirm the report in...

UFC 230 Winner Jared Cannonier ‘Always Felt In Control’ Against David Branch (Exclusive)

Jared Cannonier’s debut in the UFC’s middleweight division couldn’t have gone any better. The MMA Lab standout knocked out top contender David Branch in the second round at UFC 230 this past Saturday. Despite being the betting underdog heading into the matchup and taking the fight on short-notice, the Alaskan...

UFC 231’s Gilbert Burns Believes He’ll Finish Olivier Aubin-Mercier (Exclusive)

Gilbert Burns will be the first to admit he was very disappointed after being pulled from his fight against Olivier Aubin-Mercier in February. "Durinho" was deemed too heavy to make a weight cut by the commission and he was forced to withdraw from his matchup against Mercier at UFC...

Ep. 9: MMA News Podcast With UFC 208 Winner Rick Glenn

The ninth episode of the MMA News Podcast powered by Pony Keg Sports has arrived. As usual, Tim Thompson (@MMANews_Tim) and Josh Stephens (@PonyKegSports) serve as hosts of the podcast. The guys get this episode started by talking about the third Legacy Fighting Alliance (LFA) event that took place last Friday...

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Hey everybody, thanks for reading MMANews.com. We're in the process of shaking up our writing team to improve our coverage of this unique sport we all love and to better serve our audience. If you love MMA and want to get paid to write about it, email [email protected] Send writing samples if...