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UFC 282 Embedded, Episode 2: ‘I don’t play with my food. I finish my dinner.’

In the second episode of UFC 282 Embedded, Paddy Pimblett gets in some strength and conditioning, Jared Gordon trains his brain to find the target, Jan Blachowicz explains his last-second title shot and more. This article was originally published on www.mmafighting.com

Dustin Poirier posts gruesome photo of staph infection, will be released from hospital Wednesday

Dustin Poirier has one last fight ahead of him in 2022. On Sunday, Poirier was admitted to the hospital to deal with a nasty staph infection he picked up in his left foot. Unfortunately, per an ESPN report, Poirier’s staph proved resistant to antibiotics, leaving the former UFC interim lightweight champion stranded in the hospital while they attempt to work through it. On Monday,...

Rafael dos Anjos dismisses Conor McGregor’s reason for USADA exit: ACL injury ‘way worse’ than broken leg

Rafael dos Anjos doesn’t buy the idea that Conor McGregor’s recovery requires him not to take drug tests. But whether or not the former...

Cody Stamann meets Brazilian prospect Luan Lacerda at UFC 283 in Brazil

Cody Stamann welcomes Shooto Brazil bantamweight champion Luan Lacerda to the octagon at UFC 283 in Rio de Janeiro on Jan. 21, multiple people...

DA: Israel Adesanya’s brass knuckle charge to be dismissed

Former UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya will be clear of a weapons charge he picked up leaving New York if he stays out of...

Cody Stamann meets Brazilian prospect Luan Lacerta at UFC 283 in Brazil

Cody Stamann welcomes Shooto Brazil bantamweight champion Luan Lacerda to the octagon at UFC 283 in Rio de Janeiro on Jan. 21, multiple people...

Edmen Shahbazyan had to get away from ‘toxic feeling’ with former team, ready for a fresh start at UFC 282

It wasn’t long ago that Edmen Shahbazyan was hailed as one of the best prospects in the UFC with the potential to become a...

Dustin Poirier posts gruesome photo of staph infection that has him in the hospital

Dustin Poirier has one last fight ahead of him in 2022. On Sunday, Poirier was admitted to the hospital to deal with a nasty...

Joe Rogan: Conor McGregor ‘looks like his piss would melt that USADA cup’; McGregor responds

Joe Rogan indicated the current version of Conor McGregor is not natural, but he doesn’t necessarily fault the former UFC champion. On Saturday’s...

Heck of a Morning: UFC’s response to betting scandal, reaction to T.J. Dillashaw’s retirement

The ongoing story regarding James Krause and UFC gambling seems as if it’s only going to get worse before it gets better. On an...

Anything But Fighting: Jon Anik talks love of Boston sports, leaving ‘Tuck Rule’ game early

UFC commentator Jon Anik joins MMA Fighting’s José Youngs on episode 2 of Anything But Fighting. The Bostonian opens up on his lifelong love...

Joe Rogan: Conor McGregor ‘looks like his piss would melt that USADA cup’

Joe Rogan indicated the current version of Conor McGregor is not natural, but he doesn’t necessarily fault the former UFC champion. On Saturday’s...

Antonio Trocoli out of UFC 282, released from contract; replacement opponent sought for Ovince Saint Preux

Ovince Saint Preux is once again in need of a new opponent for Saturday night’s UFC 282 in Las Vegas after Antonio Trocoli was...

Matt Brown reacts to betting scandal in UFC: ‘Long story short, James Krause is f*****’

Veteran coach and retired fighter James Krause is currently under suspension by the Nevada Athletic Commission due to an ongoing investigation into betting irregularities,...