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30 greatest UFC fighters of all time: Chuck Liddell ranked No. 18

Share this article share tweet text email link on Facebook on Twitter via text message on LinkedIn via email https://mmajunkie.usatoday.com/2023/10/ufc-greatest-fighters-chuck-liddell-no-18 Brian Garcia and Ken Hathaway October 26, 2023 9:00 am ET The UFC is celebrating its 30th year and to commemorate the milestone, MMA Junkie has compiled its 30 greatest UFC fighters of all time. […]

Dana White wouldn’t ‘disrespect’ Stipe Miocic with UFC 295 interim title offer after Jon Jones’ injury

LAS VEGAS – UFC CEO Dana White says Stipe Miocic was never considered to remain on UFC 295 after Jon Jones was forced out of their heavyweight title fight due to injury. The main event of UFC’s 30th anniversary show on Nov. 11 at Madison Square Garden in New York was derailed on Wednesday when […]

Dustin Jacoby determined to ‘own the moment’ like Justin Gaethje at UFC 296

Dustin Jacoby is always concentrated on the task at hand, but sometimes the focus is directed inward. The mental side of the fight game has been a focus of Jacoby (19-7-1 MMA, 7-4-1 UFC) in recent fights, particularly in the wake of a successful attempt to snap a two-fight losing skid, which he did in […]

Video: Did Khamzat Chimaev do enough against Kamaru Usman to get a title shot?

Khamzat Chimaev may be next in line for a UFC title shot in the middleweight division. At least, that’s what the UFC promised the winner of the UFC 294 co-feature bout ahead of the main event in Abu Dhabi. Chimaev was originally scheduled to compete against Paulo Costa at the event, but just 10 days […]

Francis Ngannou reacts to Jon Jones injury, UFC 295 withdrawal: ‘It’s never good news’

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Francis Ngannou takes no comfort in knowing the UFC heavyweight title fight is off due to injury. Though he departed the promotion as heavyweight champion in 2022, Ngannou won’t let pettiness enter his mind. Hearing Jon Jones fell out of the UFC 295 main event vs. Stipe Miocic due to a […]

30 greatest UFC fighters of all time: Max Holloway ranked No. 19

Share this article share tweet text email link on Facebook on Twitter via text message on LinkedIn via email https://mmajunkie.usatoday.com/2023/10/ufc-greatest-fighters-max-holloway-no-19 Danny Segura and Ken Hathaway October 25, 2023 9:00 am ET The UFC is celebrating its 30th year and to commemorate the milestone, MMA Junkie has compiled its 30 greatest UFC fighters of all time. […]

Video: What’s the takeaway from Alexander Volkanovski’s stoppage loss at UFC 294?

Alexander Volkanovski wanted to get one back against Islam Makhachev on short notice, but things went wrong quickly in his second opportunity to win a second UFC title. The UFC featherweight champion stepped in on less than two weeks’ notice to replace Charles Oliveira, who could not compete against Islam Makhachev in the UFC 294 […]

Video: Is Islam Makhachev an all-time great, or is the jury still out?

Share this article share tweet text email link on Facebook on Twitter via text message on LinkedIn via email https://mmajunkie.usatoday.com/2023/10/video-discussing-islam-makhachev-status-as-all-time-great-ufc-lightweight-champion-after-alexander-volkanovski-knockout-win October 24, 2023 2:00 pm ET Islam Makhachev made a statement in his win at UFC 294. The UFC lightweight champion looked better than ever when he took out featherweight champ Alexander Volkanovski with a […]

Viktoriia Dudakova talks a trying UFC 294 and an opportunity to take a break to recover

Share this article share tweet text email link on Facebook on Twitter via text message on LinkedIn via email https://mmajunkie.usatoday.com/lists/ufc-294-abu-dhabi-video-viktoriia-dudakova-abscess-staph-infection-weight-cut-women-mma Matt Erickson and Mike Bohn October 24, 2023 10:40 am ET ABU DHABI – Viktoriia Dudakova beat Jinh Yu Frey with a unanimous decision Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC 294 at Etihad Arena […]

30 greatest UFC fighters of all time: Ronda Rousey ranked No. 20

Share this article share tweet text email link on Facebook on Twitter via text message on LinkedIn via email https://mmajunkie.usatoday.com/2023/10/ufc-greatest-fighters-ronda-rousey-no-20 Matthew Wells and Ken Hathaway October 24, 2023 9:00 am ET The UFC is celebrating its 30th year and to commemorate the milestone, MMA Junkie has compiled its 30 greatest UFC fighters of all time. […]