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Conor McGregor likes seeing competition between some of the lightweight division's best. (via @Conor McGregor)
The Demolition Man hopes his final run culminates with UFC gold 🏆 (via @Alistair Overeem)
I’m still improving: even at 40 I think you can clearly see that in my fights. I’m still on a learning curve. But I have to be realistic. I’m going to have a couple more fights, then I’m going to hang up the gloves. If I win the belt, then the mission is completed #onefinalrun
Israel Adesanya takes the top spot on ESPN's first MMA Power Rankings 📈 Complete breakdowns of each fighter's ranking ➡️ http://ES.PN/MMAPRNov24
Khabib says he’s not coming back and his friend @Daniel Cormier believes him.
DC & Helwani aren't sleeping on The Diamond 💎 #UFC257
The Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) did not issue a medical suspension to either Deiveson Figueiredo or Brandon Moreno on Saturday night, clearing the way for their flyweight title matchup at UFC 256 on Dec. 12.
On Dec. 19, cuddle up with a loved one and enjoy “the best Fight Night card the UFC has put on in years," accompanied by the “dulcet tones” of @Daniel Cormier 😂
New episode of DC & Helwani is live now! We’ll talk: * Figueiredo, the star * 256’s new main * Shevchenko’s big win * Ferguson x Oliveira * McGregor signs * Tyson x Jones * DC’s Bones tweets and much more. Enjoy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7rDjcbWJj6k
UFC real or not: Zhang -- not Nunes -- would be better superfight opponent for Shevchenko https://www.espn.com/mma/story/_/id/30367903
We’d be remiss if we didn’t wish you a very happy (American) Thanksgiving week. Much love. See y’all tomorrow! Much to discuss. (🎨 @ReelDigitalMedia)
Everything happens for a reason. I hope everything is good with you and your family . @Petr “No Mercy” Yan We will settle our business when you can be 100% focused and ready to give the fans the best show we can. See you soon. 🎒
Petr Yan and Aljamain Sterling will not be fighting at UFC 256 🚫 (via @Ariel Helwani)
The 12/12 Petr Yan x Aljamain Sterling 135 title fight is off, per sources. No new date yet. Undisclosed reasons for Yan, sources say. Not injury, though. So, 256 is back to only having 1 title fight on the card: Figueiredo x Moreno. First reported by @MMA Island.
Less than two hours after his first flyweight title defense, Deiveson Figueiredo already verbally agreed to face top contender Brandon Moreno next month at UFC 256, multiple sources told @Ariel Helwani. Moreno has verbally agreed to the fight as well, sources said.
UFC 255 takeaways: Who's next for the flyweight champs? Don't rush Joaquin Buckley https://www.espn.com/mma/story/_/id/30361435
Spoke briefly to Cody Garbrandt ( @Cody Garbrandt). “Alex Perez was just someone they gave Figueiredo to build up our fight more. I knock that guy (Figueiredo) out in the first or second round. I’ll be ready by March.”
Fight of the Night Louis Cosce vs. Sasha Palatnikov Performances of the Night: Joaquin Buckley Antonina Shevchenko #UFC255