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Twitter Mailbag: Is Tony Ferguson facing do-or-die at UFC 262?

TWITTER MAILBAG: IS TONY FERGUSON FACING DO-OR-DIE AT UFC 262?

Questions on your mind about recent happenings in the UFC or sport of MMA in general? MMA Junkie's Twitter Mailbag is here - and this...

Bi Nguyen explains why she feels insulted by Ritu Phogat matchup at ONE Championship: Dangal

BI NGUYEN EXPLAINS WHY SHE FEELS INSULTED BY RITU PHOGAT MATCHUP AT ONE CHAMPIONSHIP: DANGAL

Bi Nguyen previews her upcoming bout against Ritu Phogat at ONE Championship: Dangal. Nguyen (5-6) meets Ritu Phogat (4-0) in a three-round...

 
 
 
Arjan Bhullar questions Brandon Vera's commitment to MMA: 'I don't think his priorities are in line'

ARJAN BHULLAR QUESTIONS BRANDON VERA'S COMMITMENT TO MMA: 'I DON'T THINK HIS PRIORITIES ARE IN LINE'

Arjan Bhullar previews his upcoming heavyweight title bout in the main event of ONE Championship: Dangal. Bhullar (10-1) challenges...

UFC 262 'EMBEDDED,' NO. 5: CHARLES OLIVEIRA ENCOURAGES TONY FERGUSON BEFORE FACEOFF

The UFC is back on pay-per-view this Saturday with UFC 262, and the promotion is getting fans ready with its popular “Embedded” series. UFC...

 
 
 

'UNLIKELY' TO FIGHT AGAIN, JAKE SHIELDS ENTHUSED TO RETURN TO MMA AS COACH

UNCASVILLE, Conn. - Jake Shields is back in the mix, but in a different capacity than when he left the MMA world. After two decades...

UFC 262 predictions: How many are taking Michael Chandler to upset Charles Oliveira?

UFC 262 PREDICTIONS: HOW MANY ARE TAKING MICHAEL CHANDLER TO UPSET CHARLES OLIVEIRA?

Oliveira vs. Chandler Dariush vs. Ferguson Bontorin vs. Schnell Araujo vs. Chookagian Barboza vs. Burgos MMA Junkie readers' consensus...

 
 
 
Uriah Hall vs. Sean Strickland added to UFC 265 on Aug. 7

URIAH HALL VS. SEAN STRICKLAND ADDED TO UFC 265 ON AUG. 7

Ranked middleweight contenders Uriah Hall and Sean Strickland will square off this summer. Hall meets Strickland at UFC 265, which...

Video: UFC 262 official weigh-in highlights, photos from Houston

VIDEO: UFC 262 OFFICIAL WEIGH-IN HIGHLIGHTS, PHOTOS FROM HOUSTON

HOUSTON - The weigh-ins are in the books for UFC 262 , and all but one fighter hit their marks for the card. UFC 262 takes place Saturday...

 
 
 
Bellator's Patchy Mix reveals DMs sent by James Gallagher, wants to 'highlight-reel' him

BELLATOR'S PATCHY MIX REVEALS DMS SENT BY JAMES GALLAGHER, WANTS TO 'HIGHLIGHT-REEL' HIM

Patchy Mix doesn't want to let James Gallagher off the hook. Mix was originally scheduled to face Gallagher at Bellator 258 this past...

PHOTOS: UFC 262 OFFICIAL WEIGH-INS

Check out photos of fighters on the scale at the UFC 262 official weigh-ins from Houston.

 
 
 
UFC 262 video: Charles Oliveira, Michael Chandler make weight for vacant title fight

UFC 262 VIDEO: CHARLES OLIVEIRA, MICHAEL CHANDLER MAKE WEIGHT FOR VACANT TITLE FIGHT

HOUSTON - The vacant lightweight title fight between Charles Oliveira and Michael Chandler is official for UFC 262 . Both Oliveira...

VIDEO: WILL THE CHARLES OLIVEIRA-MICHAEL CHANDLER WINNER BE THE TRUE UFC LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMP?

The lightweight title is up for grabs Saturday in the UFC 262 main event, but there is a unique circumstance around it. Khabib Nurmagomedov...

 
 
 
Tyron Woodley wants to box 'culture vulture' Jake Paul: 'I'm the one with the real smoke with you'

TYRON WOODLEY WANTS TO BOX 'CULTURE VULTURE' JAKE PAUL: 'I'M THE ONE WITH THE REAL SMOKE WITH YOU'

Tyron Woodley wants to avenge his teammate's loss to Jake Paul.Woodley was in Ben Askren's corner when he was knocked out in the first...

THE MMA ROAD SHOW WITH JOHN MORGAN, NO. 320: UFC 262 PREVIEW

Episode No. 320 of “The MMA Road Show with John Morgan” podcast is now available for streaming and download. MMA Junkie lead staff...

 
 
 
Islam Makachev blasts top 10 for turning him down: I'm gonna get that belt with or without these clowns

ISLAM MAKACHEV BLASTS TOP 10 FOR TURNING HIM DOWN: I'M GONNA GET THAT BELT WITH OR WITHOUT THESE CLOWNS

Despite his continuing dominance, Islam Makhachev can't seem to land a top-ranked opponent. Makhachev , who's called out the likes...

Star wars: MMA pioneer John Lewis promises zero-gravity madness with 'Galactic Combat'

STAR WARS: MMA PIONEER JOHN LEWIS PROMISES ZERO-GRAVITY MADNESS WITH 'GALACTIC COMBAT'

It may sound like a questionable plot pitch for a sci-fi flick, but MMA pioneer John Lewis says “MMA-Zero G: Galactic Combat” is a...

 
 
 
With Matheus Mattos out, Brett Johns faces Titan FC champ Danny Sabatello at Bellator 259

WITH MATHEUS MATTOS OUT, BRETT JOHNS FACES TITAN FC CHAMP DANNY SABATELLO AT BELLATOR 259

Just a week out from his Bellator debut, Brett Johns is getting a new opponent. Johns , who was originally scheduled to face Matheus...

VIDEO: WATCH UFC 262 CEREMONIAL WEIGH-INS LIVE ON MMA JUNKIE AT 5 P.M. ET

HOUSTON - UFC 262 ceremonial fighter weigh-ins take place Friday, and you can catch a live video stream of the proceedings here on...

 
 
 

UFC FREE FIGHT: TONY FERGUSON SUBMITS LANDO VANNATA IN WILD BRAWL

Tony Ferguson thrives in chaos. With original opponent Michael Chiesa withdrawing, Ferguson faced promotional newcomer Lando Vannata...

Conor McGregor celebrates being recognized 'as an entrepreneur' by Forbes

CONOR MCGREGOR CELEBRATES BEING RECOGNIZED 'AS AN ENTREPRENEUR' BY FORBES

We already knew Conor McGregor was one of the few MMA fighters on the planet who can claim he's rich - not just “make a lot of money,”...

 
 
 



Aaron Hicks, Giancarlo Stanton injuries leave Yankees lineup decimated

Aaron Hicks, Giancarlo Stanton injuries leave Yankees lineup decimated

After Aaron Boone announced Aaron Hicks would miss time with a torn sheath in his left wrist that could lead to surgery, Giancarlo Stanton was scratched from Friday's lineup... Read more ...

Derek Jeter sells mansion once rented to Tom Brady for $22.5M

Derek Jeter sells mansion once rented to Tom Brady for $22.5M

The former Yankee has scored a home run and sold off his Tampa mansion, which he once rented out to Tom Brady, for $22.5 million after eight months on the market. Read more ...

No garden for American heroes, yes to censorship & monument destruction?...

No garden for American heroes, yes to censorship & monument destruction? Biden revokes more Trump executive orders

US President Joe Biden has revoked a number of executive orders by his predecessor Donald Trump, including those seeking to protect monuments and combat online censorship, and... Read more ...

Biden hosts DACA recipients as he drops Trump health care rule for immigrants

Biden hosts DACA recipients as he drops Trump health care rule for immigrants

Amid a growing southern border crisis, President Biden on Friday met privately with six people brought to the US illegally as children and repealed a long-stalled Trump... Read more ...

Abreu, Dozier collide, Royals snap 11-game skid, beat Chisox

Abreu, Dozier collide, Royals snap 11-game skid, beat Chisox

CHICAGO - White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu and Kansas City batter Hunter Dozier were forced to leave after a frightening collision on a popup, and the Royals ended an 11-game... Read more ...

California budget has $35 million for basic income programs

California budget has $35 million for basic income programs

California Gov. Gavin Newsom wants to use a sliver of the state's massive budget surplus to give poor people money each month with no rules on how they spend it. Read more ...

A rain chance for a part of the weekend

A rain chance for a part of the weekend

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NH hopes to encourage hospitals, nursing homes to make mental health beds...

NH hopes to encourage hospitals, nursing homes to make mental health beds available

New Hampshire is offering a $12 million incentive program to end the crisis of boarding mental health patients in hospital emergency rooms. Read more ...

Medina Spirit cleared to run Preakness after passing drug tests

Medina Spirit cleared to run Preakness after passing drug tests

BALTIMORE - Medina Spirit has passed three rounds of prerace drug testing and been cleared to run in the Preakness on Saturday. Maryland racing officials said Friday tests on... Read more ...

Neera Tanden lands in the White House, after all

Neera Tanden lands in the White House, after all

A contentious nomination process kept Neera Tanden out of President Joe Biden's Cabinet, but she still landed in the White House. The White House confirmed on Friday that Biden... Read more ...