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Khabib Nurmagomedov honored his parents beautifully by retiring at UFC 254 | Opinion

KHABIB NURMAGOMEDOV HONORED HIS PARENTS BEAUTIFULLY BY RETIRING AT UFC 254 | OPINION

Anyone who's lost a parent knows what lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov experienced after defeating Justin Gaethje on Saturday...

UFC 254 PROMOTIONAL GUIDELINES COMPLIANCE PAY: KHABIB, GAETHJE COMBINE FOR $80K TOTAL

ABU DHABI - Fighters from Saturday's UFC 254 event took home event took home UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay totaling $215,000. The...

 
 
 

FIGHT TRACKS: THE WALKOUT SONGS OF UFC 254 WITH CLASSIC LED ZEPPELIN, GEORGE THOROGOOD. AND TRAIN

While it takes intense training, world-class skills and maybe even a bit of luck to register a UFC win, picking the right song to accompany...

JON ANIK HAD THE COJONES TO LEAVE DANIEL CORMIER OFF HIS TOP-FIVE GOAT LIST IN FRONT OF DC HIMSELF

Undefeated champion Khabib Nurmagomedov announced his retirement from MMA on Saturday after pushing his record to 29-0 when he submitted...

 
 
 
Robert Whittaker says Israel Adesanya rematch isn't urgent, but will likely happen

ROBERT WHITTAKER SAYS ISRAEL ADESANYA REMATCH ISN'T URGENT, BUT WILL LIKELY HAPPEN

ABU DHABI - Right now, Robert Whittaker isn't interested in mapping out his next move. Following his UFC 254 unanimous decision win...

UFC 254 BONUSES: KHABIB EARNS 'PERFORMANCE OF THE NIGHT' IN FINAL FIGHT

After each UFC event, the promotion hands out four $50,000 bonuses to fighters who most stood out in the octagon, and Saturday's UFC...

 
 
 
Dana White confident Khabib Nurmagomedov will stay retired after UFC 254

DANA WHITE CONFIDENT KHABIB NURMAGOMEDOV WILL STAY RETIRED AFTER UFC 254

ABU DHABI - UFC president Dana White is confident Khabib Nurmagomedov 's retirement announcement at UFC 254 is definitive. Following...

Conor McGregor sends 'respect and condolences' to Khabib Nurmagomedov after retirement

CONOR MCGREGOR SENDS 'RESPECT AND CONDOLENCES' TO KHABIB NURMAGOMEDOV AFTER RETIREMENT

Conor McGregor wasted no time in wishing longtime rival Khabib Nurmagomedov well after the UFC lightweight champion announced his retirement...

 
 
 
Jon Jones refutes Khabib Nurmagomedov's top pound-for-pound push after UFC 254

JON JONES REFUTES KHABIB NURMAGOMEDOV'S TOP POUND-FOR-POUND PUSH AFTER UFC 254

Jon Jones doesn't seem completely willing to give Khabib Nurmagomedov the position of top pound-for-pound fighter. Following his submission...

TWITTER REACTS TO ROBERT WHITTAKER'S VICTORY OVER JARED CANNONIER AT UFC 254

Former champ Robert Whittaker put himself back in position to fight for gold once

 
 
 

UFC 254 RESULTS: ALEXANDER VOLKOV STOPS WALT HARRIS WITH BODY KICK

Alexander Volkov lived up to his promise to get back on track Saturday when he finished Walt Harris at UFC 254. Volkov's striking accuracy...

UFC 254 results: Tai Tuivasa knocks out Stefan Struve in last second of first round

UFC 254 RESULTS: TAI TUIVASA KNOCKS OUT STEFAN STRUVE IN LAST SECOND OF FIRST ROUND

Both Tai Tuivasa and Stefan Struve came into their UFC 254 bout in need of a win. Tuivasa had three straight losses entering their...

 
 
 
UFC 254 video: Miranda Maverick wins after wicked elbow slices open bridge of Liana Jojua's nose

UFC 254 VIDEO: MIRANDA MAVERICK WINS AFTER WICKED ELBOW SLICES OPEN BRIDGE OF LIANA JOJUA'S NOSE

Few things can alter the trajectory of a fight in a split second like a slicing elbow that causes a nasty cut. And few such elbows...

UFC 254: BEST PHOTOS FROM ABU DHABI

Check out these photos from the fights at UFC 254 at Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. (Fight and venue photos courtesy of the UFC via Getty...

 
 
 

UFC 254 DISCUSSION THREAD

ABU DHABI - MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from Saturday's UFC 254 event at Flash Forum at Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, which...

UFC 254 PLAY-BY-PLAY AND LIVE RESULTS

ABU DHABI - MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from Saturday's UFC 254 event, and you can join us for live play-by-play and...

 
 
 

UFC 254 'EMBEDDED,' NO. 6: SETTING THE STAGE FOR FIGHT NIGHT

The UFC returns to pay-per-view Saturday night, as UFC 254 closes out the company's second “Fight Island” residency in the Middle East. UFC...

Eryk Anders replaces Andreas Michailidis, faces Antonio Arroyo at UFC event on Nov. 14

ERYK ANDERS REPLACES ANDREAS MICHAILIDIS, FACES ANTONIO ARROYO AT UFC EVENT ON NOV. 14

Antonio Arroyo has a new opponent for his upcoming fight. UFC middleweight Eryk Anders will replace Andreas Michailidis and fight Arroyo...

 
 
 

DON'T SAY WE DIDN'T WARN YOU: TKO BY 'RESERVOIR DOGS'-STYLE EAR DETACHMENT

There's a chance Ary Farias might celebrate his win over Johnny Campbell by playing “Stuck in the Middle With You.” (Look - if you...

Michael Chiesa: 'Fight Island' stint has cemented me as career-long UFC analyst

MICHAEL CHIESA: 'FIGHT ISLAND' STINT HAS CEMENTED ME AS CAREER-LONG UFC ANALYST

ABU DHABI - Welterweight contender and fight analyst Michael Chiesa thinks he's going to be part of UFC broadcasts for years to come,...

 
 
 



Pope names 13 new cardinals, includes US Archbishop Gregory

Pope names 13 new cardinals, includes US Archbishop Gregory

VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis on Sunday named 13 new cardinals, including Washington D.C. Archbishop Wilton Gregory, who would become the first Black U.S. prelate to earn the... Read more ...

Vice President Pence to keep up travel despite contact with infected aide

Vice President Pence to keep up travel despite contact with infected aide

Vice President Mike Pence plans to maintain an aggressive campaign schedule this week despite his exposure to a top aide who tested positive for the coronavirus, the White... Read more ...

Afghanistan claims killing an al-Qaida leader wanted by FBI

Afghanistan claims killing an al-Qaida leader wanted by FBI

Afghanistan claimed Sunday it killed a top al-Qaida propagandist on an FBI most-wanted list during an operation in the country's east. Read more ...

What channel is Buccaneers vs. Raiders on today? Time, TV schedule for Week...

What channel is Buccaneers vs. Raiders on today? Time, TV schedule for Week 7 NFL game

Here's everything you need to know to watch the Buccaneers vs. Raiders game on Sunday, including kickoff time, TV channels and a full Week 7 NFL schedule. Read more ...

Wild back-and-forth in Game 4, unbelievable 9th inning comeback leads to...

Wild back-and-forth in Game 4, unbelievable 9th inning comeback leads to Tampa Bay win, tied World Series

The Rays defeated the Dodgers 8-7 in a wild back-and-forth and comeback to tie the series at 2-2. Read more ...

Pence's chief of staff, Marc Short, tests positive for Covid-19, VP isn't...

Pence's chief of staff, Marc Short, tests positive for Covid-19, VP isn't infected - spokesman

Marc Short, who is known as VP Mike Pence's closest aide, has been infected with the coronavirus, Pence's spokesman has confirmed, adding that VP's own test came back negative... Read more ...

Lee Kun-Hee, chairman of Samsung, dead at 78

Lee Kun-Hee, chairman of Samsung, dead at 78

SEOUL, South Korea - Samsung says Lee Kun-Hee, the ailing chairman of Samsung Electronics, has died. A Samsung statement says Lee died on Sunday with his family members... Read more ...

Rays vs. Dodgers Game 4 ending: Separating the World Series heroes from the...

Rays vs. Dodgers Game 4 ending: Separating the World Series heroes from the goats

Tampa Bay and Los Angeles played a classic game that ended in a bizarre manner. A quick look into who was the most responsible for producing that ending. Read more ...

Reports: Vice President Pence adviser tests positive for coronavirus

Reports: Vice President Pence adviser tests positive for coronavirus

A top adviser to Vice President Mike Pence tested positive for coronavirus earlier this week, according to reports. Read more ...

NFL picks, predictions against spread Week 7: Steelers stay perfect; 49ers...

NFL picks, predictions against spread Week 7: Steelers stay perfect; 49ers edge Patriots; Packers rebound

In our picks and predictions against the spread for Week 7 of the 2020 NFL season, the Steelers stay undefeated by handing the Titans their first loss while the 49ers extend... Read more ...