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PFL 2021, Week 1 weigh-in results: Main card fighters on mark, but Mikhail Odintsov heavy on prelims
Check out the results from the official PFL 2021, Week 1 fighter weigh-ins.       Related StoriesJessica Andrade vows to show Valentina Shevchenko no respect at UFC 261: 'I can make it into a fight'Jessica Andrade vows to show Valentina Shevchenko no respect at UFC 261: 'I can make it into a fight' - EnclosureJorge Masvidal launches Gamebred Fighting Championship, a bareknuckle MMA promotion 
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Jessica Andrade vows to show Valentina Shevchenko no respect at UFC 261: 'I can make it into a fight'
Former UFC strawweight champion Jessica Andrade plans on bringing the fight to flyweight champ Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 261.       Related StoriesJessica Andrade vows to show Valentina Shevchenko no respect at UFC 261: 'I can make it into a fight' - EnclosureUFC 261 staredowns: Three title fights face off at press conferencePhotos: UFC 261 press conference faceoffs, highlights 
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Jorge Masvidal launches Gamebred Fighting Championship, a bareknuckle MMA promotion
The BMF champ's combat sports journey began with backyard brawls hosted by Kimbo Slice.       Related StoriesJorge Masvidal launches Gamebred Fighting Championship, a bareknuckle MMA promotion - EnclosurePhotos: UFC 261 press conference faceoffs, highlightsUFC 261 staredowns: Three title fights face off at press conference 
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Photos: UFC 261 press conference faceoffs, highlights
Check out these photos highlighting the UFC 261 press conference from VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Fla.       Related StoriesUFC on ABC 2: Best photos from Las VegasUFC on ESPN 22: Best photos from Las VegasUFC on ABC 2: Official scorecards from Las Vegas 
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UFC 261 staredowns: Three title fights face off at press conference
Check out UFC 261 faceoffs for Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal, Zhang Weili vs. Rose Namajunas and Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jessica Andrade      Related StoriesUFC 261 breakdown: Jorge Masvidal has a full camp this time – but so does Kamaru UsmanUFC 261: Make your predictions for three title fights in FloridaUFC 261 pre-event facts: Champs Usman, Weili, Shevchenko boast epic resumes 
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PFL partners with Twitter for exclusive behind-the-scenes access during live events
While PFL fight cards will be featured on ESPN2 and ESPN+, a partnership with Twitter aims to provide a valuable second-screen experience.       Related StoriesPFL 2021, Week 1 predictions: Who are our three unanimous picks on the main card?PFL 2021, Week 1 predictions: Who are our three unanimous picks on the main card? - EnclosureMMA Junkie Radio #3151: Calvin Kattar; previewing UFC 261 and PFL 2021, Week 1 
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Former UFC, Invicta FC fighter Pearl Gonzalez signs multi-fight deal with BKFC
MMA veteran Pearl Gonzalez has signed a multi-fight deal with Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship.       Related StoriesFormer UFC, Invicta FC fighter Pearl Gonzalez signs multi-fight deal with BKFC - EnclosurePFL 2021, Week 1 predictions: Who are our three unanimous picks on the main card?PFL 2021, Week 1 predictions: Who are our three unanimous picks on the main card? - Enclosure 
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Photos: Pearl Gonzalez through the years
Check out these photos highlighting Pearl Gonzalez's career through the years.       Related StoriesJake Paul def. Ben Askren via TKO: Best photosJake Paul vs. Ben Askren: Best photos from Triller Fight Club event in AtlantaUFC on ESPN 22: Official scorecards from Las Vegas 
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PFL 2021, Week 1 predictions: Who are our three unanimous picks on the main card?
Check out our staff members' picks for the PFL 2021, Week 1 main card, which includes Anthony Pettis, Natan Schulte and Lance Palmer.       Related StoriesPFL 2021, Week 1 predictions: Who are our three unanimous picks on the main card? - EnclosureUFC 261 'Embedded,' No. 4: Photo shoot for Valentina Shevchenko – and a predictionUFC 261 pre-event facts: Champs Usman, Weili, Shevchenko boast epic resumes 
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Video: Watch today's UFC 261 press conference, including Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal (4 p.m. ET)
You can watch today’s press conference from VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in advance of UFC 261 here on MMA Junkie at 4 p.m. ET.       Related StoriesUFC 261 'Embedded,' No. 4: Photo shoot for Valentina Shevchenko – and a predictionDin Thomas breaks down UFC 261 title fights, including one 'easy night'Din Thomas breaks down UFC 261 title fights, including one 'easy night' - Enclosure 
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UFC 261 'Embedded,' No. 4: Photo shoot for Valentina Shevchenko – and a prediction
Go behind the scenes with the fourth episode of UFC 261 "Embedded" featuring Valentina Shevchenko, Kamaru Usman and more.       Related StoriesDin Thomas breaks down UFC 261 title fights, including one 'easy night'Din Thomas breaks down UFC 261 title fights, including one 'easy night' - EnclosureUFC 261 pre-event facts: Champs Usman, Weili, Shevchenko boast epic resumes 
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Colbey Northcutt has goals of becoming first ONE women's flyweight champion
Colbey Northcutt wants to make history with ONE Championship.       Related StoriesColbey Northcutt has goals of becoming first ONE women's flyweight champion - EnclosureTristan Connelly: How car crash, COVID led to excruciating neck pain ahead of a two-division drop at UFC 261Tristan Connelly: How car crash, COVID led to excruciating neck pain ahead of a two-division drop at UFC 261 - Enclosure 
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UFC 261 pre-event facts: Champs Usman, Weili, Shevchenko boast epic resumes
The best facts and figures about UFC 261, which features the eighth championship triple header in UFC history.      Related StoriesUFC 261 breakdown: Jorge Masvidal has a full camp this time – but so does Kamaru UsmanUFC on ESPN 22 medical suspensions: Three fighters face potential six-month suspensionsUFC 261: Make your predictions for three title fights in Florida 
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UFC 264 adds Dricus Du Plessis vs. Trevin Giles to lineup
The middleweight matchup was originally scheduled for March 20, but was canceled due to visa issues.       Related StoriesTristan Connelly: How car crash, COVID led to excruciating neck pain ahead of a two-division drop at UFC 261Tristan Connelly: How car crash, COVID led to excruciating neck pain ahead of a two-division drop at UFC 261 - EnclosureVicente Luque surprised by booking of Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal rematch, expects same result at UFC 261 
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MMA Junkie Radio #3151: Calvin Kattar; previewing UFC 261 and PFL 2021, Week 1
Thursday's edition of MMA Junkie Radio with hosts “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here and will be live on SportsCastr at noon ET.       Related StoriesTristan Connelly: How car crash, COVID led to excruciating neck pain ahead of a two-division drop at UFC 261Tristan Connelly: How car crash, COVID led to excruciating neck pain ahead of a two-division drop at UFC 261 - EnclosureVicente Luque surprised by booking of Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal rematch, expects same result at UFC 261 
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Tristan Connelly: How car crash, COVID led to excruciating neck pain ahead of a two-division drop at UFC 261
It's been a long road back to the octagon for Tristan Connelly.       Related StoriesTristan Connelly: How car crash, COVID led to excruciating neck pain ahead of a two-division drop at UFC 261 - EnclosureDin Thomas breaks down UFC 261 title fights, including one 'easy night'Din Thomas breaks down UFC 261 title fights, including one 'easy night' - Enclosure 
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Vicente Luque surprised by booking of Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal rematch, expects same result at UFC 261
Top welterweight contender Vicente Luque shares his two cents on UFC 261's Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal.       Related StoriesVicente Luque surprised by booking of Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal rematch, expects same result at UFC 261 - EnclosureDin Thomas breaks down UFC 261 title fights, including one 'easy night'Din Thomas breaks down UFC 261 title fights, including one 'easy night' - Enclosure 
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Din Thomas breaks down UFC 261 title fights, including one 'easy night'
Ahead of UFC 261, Din Thomas has given his prediction for the three title fights taking place in Jacksonville.       Related StoriesDin Thomas breaks down UFC 261 title fights, including one 'easy night' - EnclosureWhich title challenger – and underdog – has the best chance at UFC 261?Karl Roberson knows he has to 'stay off the ground' against Brendan Allen at UFC 261 
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At Bellator 258, Omar Hussein ready to show 'Palestine produces some of the toughest fighters'
When Omar Hussein found out that Logan Storley needed an opponent, he jumped right at the opportunity.       Related StoriesAt Bellator 258, Omar Hussein ready to show 'Palestine produces some of the toughest fighters' - EnclosureUFC 261 commentary team, broadcast plans set: Joe Rogan returns cagesideONE on TNT III results: John Lineker scores first-round knockout of Troy Worthen, calls out champ Bibiano Fernandes 
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UFC 261 commentary team, broadcast plans set: Joe Rogan returns cageside
Joe Rogan returns to color commentary for Saturday's UFC 261 pay-per-view event.      Related StoriesUFC 261 breakdown: Jorge Masvidal has a full camp this time – but so does Kamaru UsmanUFC 261: Make your predictions for three title fights in FloridaUFC on ESPN 22 medical suspensions: Three fighters face potential six-month suspensions 
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ONE on TNT III results: John Lineker scores first-round knockout of Troy Worthen, calls out champ Bibiano Fernandes
Brazilian slugger John Lineker kept his ONE championship record perfect, scoring an emphatic first-round knockout of Troy Worthen.       Related StoriesONE on TNT III results: John Lineker scores first-round knockout of Troy Worthen, calls out champ Bibiano Fernandes - EnclosureChatri Sityodtong Q&A: On Eddie Alvarez's DQ request, Demetrious Johnson title rematch, moreWhich title challenger – and underdog – has the best chance at UFC 261? 
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Which title challenger – and underdog – has the best chance at UFC 261?
With three title bouts to go around, there is no shortage of fights to look forward to Saturday at UFC 261.       Related StoriesUFC 261 breakdown: Jorge Masvidal has a full camp this time – but so does Kamaru UsmanKarl Roberson knows he has to 'stay off the ground' against Brendan Allen at UFC 261Karl Roberson knows he has to 'stay off the ground' against Brendan Allen at UFC 261 - Enclosure 
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Karl Roberson knows he has to 'stay off the ground' against Brendan Allen at UFC 261
Karl Roberson will hope to avoid grappling scenarios with Brendan Allen at UFC 261.       Related StoriesKarl Roberson knows he has to 'stay off the ground' against Brendan Allen at UFC 261 - EnclosureRandy Brown: Alex Oliveira's 'back is against the wall' at UFC 261Randy Brown: Alex Oliveira's 'back is against the wall' at UFC 261 - Enclosure 
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Randy Brown: Alex Oliveira's 'back is against the wall' at UFC 261
Randy Brown thinks he might be sending Alex Oliveira out of the UFC when they meet on Saturday at UFC 261.       Related StoriesRandy Brown: Alex Oliveira's 'back is against the wall' at UFC 261 - EnclosureAlex Oliveira hopes Robbie Lawler will finally accept his callout with a UFC 261 winDwight Grant 'felt betrayed by myself' with first KO loss, hopes to rebound at UFC 261 
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After COVID-19 cancellation, Bill Algeo vs. Ricardo Ramos added to UFC Fight Night 188 on May 22
Bill Algeo vs. Ricardo Ramos is back on the books.       Related StoriesAlex Oliveira hopes Robbie Lawler will finally accept his callout with a UFC 261 winDwight Grant 'felt betrayed by myself' with first KO loss, hopes to rebound at UFC 261UFC 261 breakdown: Jorge Masvidal has a full camp this time – but so does Kamaru Usman 
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Alex Oliveira hopes Robbie Lawler will finally accept his callout with a UFC 261 win
Alex Oliveira has called out former champ Robbie Lawler multiple times. He hopes his wish will happen if he gets his hand raised at UFC 261.       Related StoriesDwight Grant 'felt betrayed by myself' with first KO loss, hopes to rebound at UFC 261Why Jorge Masvidal UFC title win would be 'most special night' of Mike Brown's coaching careerWhy Jorge Masvidal UFC title win would be 'most special night' of Mike Brown's coaching career - Enclosure 
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Dwight Grant 'felt betrayed by myself' with first KO loss, hopes to rebound at UFC 261
Dwight Grant had an internal struggle following his first knockout loss and vows he's a different fighter going into UFC 261.       Related StoriesWhy Jorge Masvidal UFC title win would be 'most special night' of Mike Brown's coaching careerWhy Jorge Masvidal UFC title win would be 'most special night' of Mike Brown's coaching career - EnclosureAfter lengthy USADA suspension, UFC 261's Stefan Sekulic clears air on using banned substances 
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UFC 261 breakdown: Jorge Masvidal has a full camp this time – but so does Kamaru Usman
MMA Junkie fight analyst Dan Tom takes a closer look at the UFC 261 main event between welterweight champion Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal.      Related StoriesUFC 261: Make your predictions for three title fights in FloridaUFC on ESPN 22 medical suspensions: Three fighters face potential six-month suspensionsConor McGregor accuses 'juice head turkey' Nate Diaz of using steroids, Diaz fires back 
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With Alex Perez out, Rogerio Bontorin targeted to fight Matt Schnell at UFC 262
Matt Schnell has a new opponent for UFC 262.       Related StoriesWith Alex Perez out, Rogerio Bontorin targeted to fight Matt Schnell at UFC 262 - EnclosureUFC 261 breakdown: Jorge Masvidal has a full camp this time – but so does Kamaru UsmanWhy Jorge Masvidal UFC title win would be 'most special night' of Mike Brown's coaching career 
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Why Jorge Masvidal UFC title win would be 'most special night' of Mike Brown's coaching career
"It's like the craziest journey of any fighter ever, and it's gonna be something special."       Related StoriesWhy Jorge Masvidal UFC title win would be 'most special night' of Mike Brown's coaching career - EnclosureAfter lengthy USADA suspension, UFC 261's Stefan Sekulic clears air on using banned substancesChris Weidman: I'm a bad matchup for Israel Adesanya, and Jan Blachowicz loss proves it 
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