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Recent articles by Simon:

Demetrious Johnson, Eddie Alvarez set for primetime ONE Championship show on April 7

Demetrious Johnson and Eddie Alvarez will take center stage when ONE Championship hits primetime U.S. TV on TNT on April 7. → Read More

Dana White to resume comeback talks with Khabib Nurmagomedov in Las Vegas after UFC 257

UFC president Dana White revealed he will meet for a second time with Khabib Nurmagomedov to discuss his potential comeback after UFC 257. → Read More

UFC 257: Ottman Azaitar vs. Matt Frevola scratched from Abu Dhabi fight card

The lightweight main card bout between Ottman Azaitar and Matt Frevola has been removed from the fight card at UFC 257 in Abu Dhabi. → Read More

UFC on ESPN 20 rookie report: Grading the newcomers in Abu Dhabi

Fighters from around the globe dream of the day they'll step into the octagon the first time. How did the newcomers perform Wednesday? → Read More

Callout Collection: Who UFC on ESPN 20 winners want next – and how likely they'll get them

Michael Chiesa and Warlley Alves were among those who name-dropped their preferred next opponents at UFC on ESPN 20 in Abu Dhabi. → Read More

UFC on ESPN 20 results: Warlley Alves demolishes Mounir Lazzez, calls out 'marijuana guy' Nate Diaz

Returning Brazilian Warlley Alves bounced back into the octagon with a big win, then issued a big-name callout at UFC on ESPN 20. → Read More

UFC on ESPN 20 results: Matt Schnell sticks and moves his way to split decision over Tyson Nam

Matt Schnell showcased his sharpened boxing skills as he smartly boxed his way to a win over Tyson Nam at UFC on ESPN 20. → Read More

UFC free fight: Neil Magny TKOs Craig White at UFC Fight Night 130

Watch Neil Magny stop Craig White in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 130 in Liverpool in 2018. → Read More

UFC on ABC 1 rookie report: Grading the lone newcomer in Abu Dhabi

Fighters from around the globe dream of the day they'll step into the octagon the first time. How did the lone newcomer perform Saturday? → Read More

Callout Collection: Who UFC on ABC 1 winners want next – and how likely they'll get them

Max Holloway and Carlos Felipe were among those who name-dropped their preferred next opponents at UFC on ABC 1 in Abu Dhabi. → Read More

Callout Collection: Who UFC on ABC 1 winners want next – and how likely they'll get them

Max Holloway and Carlos Felipe were among those who name-dropped their preferred next opponents at UFC on ABC 1 in Abu Dhabi. → Read More

Joaquin Buckley planning to call out ranked contender after UFC on ABC 1

Joaquin Buckley already has his post-fight callout planned as he prepares to deliver another eye-catching performance at UFC on ABC 1. → Read More

Bellator free fight: Denise Kielholtz blitzes Kate Jackson at Bellator 247 in Milan

“Miss Dynamite” showed off her explosive striking at Bellator 247 as Denise Kielholz demolished former title challenger Kate Jackson in Milan. → Read More

LFA 97: Nick Browne captures vacant lightweight title after five-round war

LFA crowned a new lightweight champion in Park City, Kansas as Nick Browne defeated Arthur Estrazulas for the vacant title at LFA 97. → Read More

UFC on ABC 1: Phil Hawes vs. Nassourdine Imavov bout scratched from preliminary card

The featured preliminary card bout between Phil Hawes and Nassourdine Imavov has been scratched from the UFC on ABC 1 card. → Read More

What's happening with Khabib Nurmagomedov? Dana White will reveal all at UFC on ABC 1

UFC president Dana White will reveal all about Khabib Nurmagomedov's fighting future during the UFC on ABC 1 broadcast on Saturday night. → Read More

What's happening with Khabib Nurmagomedov? Dana White will reveal all at UFC on ABC 1

UFC president Dana White will reveal all about Khabib Nurmagomedov's fighting future during the UFC on ABC 1 broadcast on Saturday night. → Read More

Kicking off with a bang: Recapping the best new year main events in UFC history

Ahead of the first UFC event of 2021, we take a look back at six classic main event bouts from the UFC's previous new year shows. → Read More

Argentina's Santiago Ponzinibbio pays tribute to Diego Maradona at UFC on ABC 1 weigh-ins

Argentina's Santiago Ponzinibbio took the opportunity to pay tribute to the late Diego Maradona during his faceoff with Li Jingliang. → Read More

Conor McGregor hints at 2021 boxing clash with Manny Pacquiao: 'I am ready for it all'

Conor McGregor revealed talks regarding a boxing clash with Manny Pacquiao have "intensified" and suggested the bout could happen in 2021. → Read More