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Recent articles by Matt:

How to watch ONE Championship: Dangal – fight card, start time, live stream for Vera vs. Bhullar

ONE Championship is back Saturday with the heavyweight title on the line between champ Brandon Vera and challenger Arjan Bhullar. → Read More

Scott Coker says bantamweight could be next on Bellator's grand prix horizon

Bellator's light heavyweight tournament has reached its final four, and already some are thinking ahead to what division could be next. → Read More

Marcos Rogerio de Lima breaks down ground-heavy win over Maurice Greene

Take a look inside Marcos Rogerio de Lima’s win over Maurice Greene at UFC on ESPN 24 in Las Vegas. → Read More

Mike Trizano relieved for UFC on ESPN 24 win after lengthy layoff

Take a look inside Mike Trizano's win over Ludovit Klein at UFC on ESPN 24 in Las Vegas. → Read More

UFC 262: Make your predictions for Charles Oliveira vs. Michael Chandler

We want your predictions for Saturday's UFC 262 event in Houston. → Read More

Jun Yong Park reflects on the 28-28 score in UFC on ESPN 24 win: 'Kind of weak'

Take a look inside Jun Yong Park's win over Tafon Nchukwi at UFC on ESPN 24 in Las Vegas. → Read More

Carlston Harris proud to be first Guyanese UFC winner

Take a look inside Carlston Harris's submission of Christian Aguilera at UFC on ESPN 24 in Las Vegas. → Read More

Video: UFC 262 'Countdown' for Charles Oliveira vs. Michael Chandler

Did you miss the debut of UFC 262 "Countdown" or just want to watch it again? Check out the main event title fight preview now. → Read More

Video: UFC 262 'Countdown' for Beneil Dariush vs. Tony Ferguson

Did you miss the debut of UFC 262 “Countdown” or just want to watch it again? Check out the co-main event preview now. → Read More

Photos: Viviane Araujo through the years

Check out these photos of UFC women’s flyweight Viviane Araujo through the years. → Read More

Phil Hawes taking 'baby steps' toward UFC middleweight champ Israel Adesanya

Take a look inside Phil Hawes’ win over Kyle Daukaus at UFC on ESPN 24 in Las Vegas. → Read More

UFC on ESPN 24 bonuses: Gregor Gillespie gets $100,000 because Diego Ferreira missed weight

The UFC handed out $50,000 bonuses after UFC on ESPN 24 on Saturday – and one fighter double-dipped thanks to his opponent's weight miss. → Read More

UFC on ESPN 24: Best photos from Las Vegas

Check out these photos from the fights at UFC on ESPN 24 at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. → Read More

UFC on ESPN 24: Official scorecards from Las Vegas

Check out the official scorecards from all nine fights at UFC on ESPN 24 at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. → Read More

UFC on ESPN 24 discussion thread

UFC on ESPN 24 takes place Saturday in Las Vegas, and you can discuss the event here. → Read More

Anthony Johnson def. Jose Augusto at Bellator 258: Best photos

Check out all the best photos from Anthony Johnson’s knockout win over Jose Augusto at Bellator 258. → Read More

Peter Queally def. Patricky Freire at Bellator 258: Best photos

Check out all the best photos from Peter Queally's TKO win over Patricky Freire at Bellator 258. → Read More

Sergio Pettis def. Juan Archuleta at Bellator 258: Best photos

Check out all the best photos from Sergio Pettis’ bantamweight title win over Juan Archuleta at Bellator 258. → Read More

Anthony Johnson breaks down his 'piss-poor' and 'dumbass performance' at Bellator 258

After four years away, Anthony Johnson returned Friday with one of the biggest knockouts of many on an already packed highlight reel. → Read More

Bellator 258 results: Anthony Johnson survives rough first from Jose Augusto for KO win

In the first round, there nearly was a question of whether it was a good idea for Anthony Johnson to come back from retirement. → Read More