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UFC 267 adds Rafael dos Anjos vs. Islam Makhachev

At UFC 267, lightweights Rafael dos Anjos and Islam Makhachev will square off – a matchup that has twice before fallen through. → Read More

Video: Kyle Stewart hurls haymaking uppercut, crumples John Poppie at Cage Warriors 126

At Cage Warriors 126, Kyle Stewart landed a hellacious uppercut that split the guard of John Poppie and led to the end of the fight. → Read More

Philipe Lins, Ovince Saint Preux verbally agreed to fight at UFC event Nov. 13

Both men most recently competed at heavyweight, but will change divisions for this fight. → Read More

Matchup Roundup: New UFC and Bellator fights announced in the past week (July 26-Aug. 1)

All the UFC and Bellator fight announcements that were broken or confirmed by MMA Junkie in the past week. → Read More

With COVID-19 cases on the rise, Scott Coker prepared to shift London, Russia Bellator events if necessary

Bellator president Scott Coker is aware of rising COVID-19 cases across the globe, which could affect upcoming overseas events. → Read More

22 years in the making, champion A.J. McKee challenges any featherweight on earth at Bellator 263

After his Bellator 263 win, A.J. McKee called for the biggest, best fighter available – regardless of promotion. → Read More

Bellator 263 results: A.J. McKee blasts and cranks Patricio Freire, wins title in two minutes

The main event of Bellator 263 delivered, as A.J. McKee made quick work of Patricio 'Pitbull' to win the featherweight title and grand prix. → Read More

Bellator 263 results: Usman Nurmagomedov dispatches of Manny Muro with body shot

At Bellator 263, Usman Nurmagomedov kept his undefeated record alive when he defeated Manny Muro via first-round TKO. → Read More

Gadzhi Rabadanov scores nasty KO at Bellator 263; coach Khabib Nurmagomedov loads fallen fighter on stretcher

After Gadzhi Rabadanov knocked out Daniel Carey at Bellator 263, Khabib Nurmagomedov assisted his pupil's fallen opponent. → Read More

Video: Ryan Bader, Corey Anderson have first faceoff before Bellator grand prix semifinal

Check out Ryan Bader and Corey Anderson getting their first up-close look at each other before their grand prix semifinal. → Read More

Bellator light heavyweight grand prix semfinals head to Phoenix this October

Vadim Nemkov vs. Anthony Johnson and Corey Anderson vs. Ryan Bader are booked for the desert. → Read More

James Gallagher admits he fought 'hand-picked opponents,' but ready for next level vs. Patchy Mix

James Gallagher is aware his opposition hasn't been the toughest, but his journey to the top starts now. → Read More

Bellator 263 ceremonial weigh-in faceoff video highlights

One final time before Bellator 263, Patricio Freire and A.J. McKee, and the rest of the card, went face to face at the ceremonial weigh-ins. → Read More

Bellator 263 video: Patricio Freire, A.J. McKee composed in intense final faceoff

All that’s left for Patricio Freire and A.J. McKee is the fighting. → Read More

Bellator 263: The Patricio Freire and A.J. McKee formula is trending toward the perfect fight recipe

All Thursday's pre-fight press conference scuffle did was add intrigue to an already perfect matchup between Patricio Freire and A.J. McKee. → Read More

Emmanuel Sanchez eyes loser of Patricio Freire and A.J. McKee with win at Bellator 263

If all goes according to plan, Emmanuel Sanchez wants the grand prix runner-up next. → Read More

Mads Burnell surprised Emmanuel Sanchez fight isn't title eliminator at Bellator 263

Mads Burnell was expecting bigger implications from his Bellator 263 co-main event. → Read More

Bellator 263's Patricio 'Pitbull' reacts to A.J. McKee scuffle, Antonio McKee's PED accusations

Moments after the heated scuffle on stage, Patricio Freire sends a fired-up message to A.J. McKee. → Read More

Islam Mamedov on fighting Brent Primus in Bellator debut: 'Happy they gave me the former champ'

Islam Mamedov has the opportunity to make a statement with a win at Bellator 263. → Read More

Scott Coker after 'Pitbull'-McKee scuffle: 'I think we're gonna have to order some more security'

Bellator president Scott Coker reacts to the wild scene at the Bellator 263 fight week press conference. → Read More