Lauzon defeats Hield by split decision (0:30)
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Garbrandt, Dillashaw named coaches for TUF 25

Newly crowned UFC bantamweight Cody Garbrandt and No. 1 contender T.J. Dillashaw have been named to coach against one another on the 25th season of "The Ultimate Fighter" reality series.

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UFC will return to New York with Buffalo event

Buffalo's KeyBank Center has agreed to host a UFC pay-per-view in April, the fourth live event in New York since the state legalized mixed martial arts last year.

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Anderson Silva back to face Brunson at UFC 208

Off since dropping a short-notice fight against Daniel Cormier at UFC 200, former champ Anderson Silva will step back into the Octagon to take on Derek Brunson on Feb. 11 at UFC 208.

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Nurmagomedov-Ferguson interim title bout set

With UFC lightweight champ Conor McGregor on break, an interim lightweight title bout between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson has been slated for UFC 209.

Ice Cube says Mayweather vs. McGregor would be 'too weird' (0:52)
Mayweather has advice for Rousey (0:57)
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Esparza to fight Markos next month in Halifax

Carla Esparza will fight Randa Markos at UFC Fight Night next month in Halifax, Nova Scotia, on the undercard of Junior dos Santos-Stefan Struve, promotion officials confirmed Tuesday.

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Guillard-Njokuani to headline Bellator 171

Bellator officials announced Tuesday that Melvin Guillard will headline Bellator 171 opposite Chidi Njokuani on Jan. 27.

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UFC's White spurns Streep for Golden Globes dis

Meryl Streep's Golden Globes speech Sunday included a brief shot at the sport of MMA, which drew reactions from UFC president Dana White and Bellator MMA president Scott Coker.

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McGeary-Fields bout to headline Bellator 173

Former Bellator MMA light heavyweight champion Liam McGeary will face Chris Fields in the main event of Bellator 173 on Feb. 24 in Northern Ireland.

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Ex-lightweight champ dos Anjos moving to 170 pounds

Former UFC lightweight champ Rafael dos Anjos described making weight at 155 pounds as "a hard journey," and announced Friday that he'll be moving up to the welterweight division.


2016 awards and Todd Duffee interview

Brett Okamoto and Brian Campbell cover the latest headlines, including a recap of UFC 207. Plus, their 2016 awards and an interview with UFC heavyweight Todd Duffee.

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Women's P4P rankings: Nunes rises

With a pair of emphatic wins against two of the biggest stars in women's MMA, bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes has built her case as one of the top pound-for-pound fighters in the sport.

Does loss tarnish Ronda's legacy? (2:25)
White unsure if Rousey ever fights again (1:03)
UFC 207 shows Rousey is officially history (1:01)