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CALLOUT COLLECTION: WHO UFC 257 WINNERS WANT NEXT - AND HOW LIKELY THEY'LL GET THEM

Earning wins in the UFC is certainly no easy task, but what comes next is often even more important: the post-fight callout. So, after...

Michael Chandler reveals inspiration behind 'Ric Flair' promo after UFC 257 win

MICHAEL CHANDLER REVEALS INSPIRATION BEHIND 'RIC FLAIR' PROMO AFTER UFC 257 WIN

ABU DHABI - Michael Chandler is usually as level-headed and calm as they come but, after his first-round TKO of Dan Hooker at UFC 257...

 
 
 

SEAN SHELBY'S SHOES: WHAT'S NEXT FOR CONOR MCGREGOR AFTER UFC 257 LOSS?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Dustin Poirier after UFC 257 win? ) Conor McGregor 's return to the octagon at UFC...

UFC 257 reaction: Dustin Poirier TKOs Conor McGregor, Michael Chandler wins debut

UFC 257 REACTION: DUSTIN POIRIER TKOS CONOR MCGREGOR, MICHAEL CHANDLER WINS DEBUT

It proved to be a big night for the underdogs at UFC 257 as Dustin Poirier and Michael Chandler loaded up and scored a pair of eye-catching...

 
 
 
Dustin Poirier: No thanks to Michael Chandler, interest in Conor McGregor trilogy or Nate Diaz

DUSTIN POIRIER: NO THANKS TO MICHAEL CHANDLER, INTEREST IN CONOR MCGREGOR TRILOGY OR NATE DIAZ

ABU DHABI - For the casual viewer, the results seem as simple as adding one and one and getting two: Dustin Poirier and Michael Chandler...

Conor McGregor sorts through emotions of UFC 257 knockout loss: 'It's hard to take'

CONOR MCGREGOR SORTS THROUGH EMOTIONS OF UFC 257 KNOCKOUT LOSS: 'IT'S HARD TO TAKE'

Conor McGregor was on stage in front of reporters Saturday, a situation he's become well accustomed to at this point in his career....

 
 
 
UFC 257 Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay: Michael Chandler gets $3,500 in debut

UFC 257 PROMOTIONAL GUIDELINES COMPLIANCE PAY: MICHAEL CHANDLER GETS $3,500 IN DEBUT

LAS VEGAS - Fighters from Saturday's UFC 257 event took home UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay totaling $174,000. The program,...

Khabib Nurmagomedov rubs it in after Conor McGregor's UFC 257 knockout loss

KHABIB NURMAGOMEDOV RUBS IT IN AFTER CONOR MCGREGOR'S UFC 257 KNOCKOUT LOSS

There is no love lost between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor. That's been well documented. Even after McGregor suffered the...

 
 
 

UFC 257 BONUSES: MICHAEL CHANDLER, DUSTIN POIRIER LEAD 'PERFORMANCE' PARADE

A memorable first UFC pay-per-view event of 2021 is in the books, and with it comes four post-fight bonus winners. Post-fight bonuses...

UFC 257 results: Dustin Poirier stuns Conor McGregor with ferocious second-round TKO

UFC 257 RESULTS: DUSTIN POIRIER STUNS CONOR MCGREGOR WITH FEROCIOUS SECOND-ROUND TKO

Dustin Poirier is the first fighter ever to finish Conor McGregor with strikes. After McGregor dominated most of the first round of...

 
 
 

TWITTER REACTS TO MICHAEL CHANDLER'S THRILLING DEBUT TKO OF DAN HOOKER AT UFC 257

Michael Chandler 's anticipated octagon debut was a success on Saturday when he beat Dan Hooker in the UFC 257 co-main event. Chandler...

UFC 257 results: Michael Chandler knocks out Dan Hooker in first, puts lightweights on notice

UFC 257 RESULTS: MICHAEL CHANDLER KNOCKS OUT DAN HOOKER IN FIRST, PUTS LIGHTWEIGHTS ON NOTICE

Much was made leading up to Michael Chandler 's UFC debut - and when the time finally came, he delivered. The former long-time Bellator...

 
 
 
UFC 257 results: Joanne Calderwood decisions Jessica Eye in entertaining scrap

UFC 257 RESULTS: JOANNE CALDERWOOD DECISIONS JESSICA EYE IN ENTERTAINING SCRAP

Both Jessica Eye , a former UFC flyweight title challenger, and Joanne Calderwood , a fighter who's long been on the cusp but never...

UFC 257 results: Marina Rodriguez TKOs Amanda Ribas after initial confusion caused by referee

UFC 257 RESULTS: MARINA RODRIGUEZ TKOS AMANDA RIBAS AFTER INITIAL CONFUSION CAUSED BY REFEREE

Marina Rodriguez pulled off the upset at UFC 257, but not without some confusion. Although Rodriguez ultimately finished Amanda Ribas...

 
 
 
UFC 257 results: Julianna Pena shakes off slow start, submits Sara McMann

UFC 257 RESULTS: JULIANNA PENA SHAKES OFF SLOW START, SUBMITS SARA MCMANN

It took Julianna Pena a while to get up and running in her UFC 257 bout against Sara McMann on Saturday night. But once Pena did, it...

Khalil Rountree's UFC 257 loss cost one bettor $60,000. Yikes!

KHALIL ROUNTREE'S UFC 257 LOSS COST ONE BETTOR $60,000. YIKES!

If you're going to lose $60,000 on sports betting, might as well get it out of the way quickly. Forget having to sweat it out. That's...

 
 
 

UFC 257: BEST PHOTOS FROM ABU DHABI

Check out these photos from the fights at UFC 257 at Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi. (Fight and venue photos courtesy of the UFC via Getty...

YES, EMINEM GAVE DANA WHITE A PIECE OF HIS MIND ON SPORTSCENTER. NO, IT WASN'T LEGIT

By now, you may have seen the clip that's been floating around on social media of rapper Eminem giving UFC president Dana White a piece...

 
 
 
Manager maps out Mackenzie Dern's route to UFC strawweight title shot

MANAGER MAPS OUT MACKENZIE DERN'S ROUTE TO UFC STRAWWEIGHT TITLE SHOT

ABU DHABI - Manager Danny Rubenstein sees big things for Mackenzie Dern in 2021. The 27-year-old jiu-jitsu ace has recently come into...

STAR WRESTLER JORDAN BURROUGHS UNLIKELY TO TRY MMA: 'I JUST DON'T WANT TO GET PUNCHED IN THE FACE'

The freestyle wrestler many consider to be the best ever produced by the U.S. has to admit there are times when a career in mixed martial...

 
 
 



Miami Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at basketball games

Miami Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at basketball games

Starting this week, a limited number of ticket holders will be in the seats as well. And they'll have to get past the dogs before gaining admittance. Read more ...

Khabib Nurmagomedov rubs it in after Conor McGregor's UFC 257 knockout loss

Khabib Nurmagomedov rubs it in after Conor McGregor's UFC 257 knockout loss

There is no love lost between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor. That's been well documented. Even after McGregor suffered the first knockout loss of his professional MMA... Read more ...

Dustin Poirier details savage calf-kick strategy which left Conor McGregor...

Dustin Poirier details savage calf-kick strategy which left Conor McGregor on crutches after UFC 257 defeat

Dustin Poirier's victory over Conor McGregor at UFC 257 may have ended in an explosive flurry of punches but the brutal calf kicks dished out by the American helped pave the... Read more ...

Pirates acquire four players after trading pitcher Jameson Taillon to the...

Pirates acquire four players after trading pitcher Jameson Taillon to the New York Yankees

The newest Pirates players include right-handed pitcher Roansy Contreras, infielder Maikol Escotto, outfielder Canaan Smith and right-handed pitcher Miguel Yajure. Read more ...

11 Miners Rescued In China After 2 Weeks Trapped Below Ground

11 Miners Rescued In China After 2 Weeks Trapped Below Ground

The workers became trapped on Jan. 10 following an unexplained explosion at a gold mine in the eastern province of Shandong. One miner has died and another 10 remain missing. Read more ...

Illinois health officials report 3,292 new cases of COVID-19, 40 deaths

Illinois health officials report 3,292 new cases of COVID-19, 40 deaths

CHICAGO - Illinois health officials reported 3,292 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 Sunday, including 40 additional deaths. The deaths were reported in the... Read more ...

GOP Sen. Marco Rubio dismissed Trump's impeachment trial as 'stupid'

GOP Sen. Marco Rubio dismissed Trump's impeachment trial as 'stupid'

Summary List Placement GOP Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida on Sunday said he would quickly reject the article of impeachment against former President Donald Trump and slammed a... Read more ...

Newspaper: President Trump pressured DOJ to file case with Supreme Court to...

Newspaper: President Trump pressured DOJ to file case with Supreme Court to overturn election results

Former President Donald Trump pushed the Department of Justice to directly ask the Supreme Court to invalidate President Joe Biden's election win, people familiar with the... Read more ...

Buccaneers want to keep Antonio Brown for 2021

Buccaneers want to keep Antonio Brown for 2021

Antonio Brown could be back for another season in Tampa Bay. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported on Sunday that the Buccaneers want the troubled receiver to return in 2021... Read more ...

Sanders says Democrats can't 'wait weeks and weeks' to gain Republican...

Sanders says Democrats can't 'wait weeks and weeks' to gain Republican support to pass COVID-19 relief and should use reconciliation to avoid the filibuster

Summary List Placement Sen. Bernie Sanders on Sunday said that Democrats must act quickly in passing a COVID-19 relief package now that President Joe Biden has assumed office... Read more ...