Souza-Gastelum set for UFC 224 in Brazil

Highly ranked contenders Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza and Kelvin Gastelum will square off in Rio de Janeiro in May at UFC 224. The winner will likely earn a shot at the UFC middleweight title, currently held by Robert Whittaker.

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McGregor: ‘I am fighting again. Period’

UFC star Conor McGregor took to social media on Thursday to squash any question about his fighting future by posting, “I am fighting again. Period.”

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Bellator prospect Gallagher focused on title shot, not other prospects

Top prospect James Gallagher, who will headline Bellator 196 in April, believes he’s only two or three fights away from a featherweight belt.

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‘Big’ John McCarthy discusses life after refereeing, new Bellator role

Legendary referee ‘Big’ John McCarthy caused major headlines when he stepped down from the job and took an analyst role with Bellator MMA. Now three cards in, he speaks to ESPN about his role and the biggest challenges thus far.

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How will Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone be remembered?

Donald Cerrone tied the UFC’s all-time record for wins on Sunday night after knocking out Yancy Medeiros in the first round in Austin, Texas. How will he be remembered once his career is said and done?

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McGregor: Floyd walked out of rematch talks

Conor McGregor claims Floyd Mayweather has abandoned talks over a lucrative rematch and says he’s proud of his “son” for opting to stay retired.

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Cerrone delivers KO, ties UFC record for wins

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone knocked out Yancy Medeiros in the first round at UFC Fight Night in Austin, Texas, on Sunday to move into a three-way tie for the most wins in UFC history.

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