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LAS VEGAS – Askar Askarov beat Tim Elliott with a unanimous decision Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC 246 in Las Vegas. Take a look inside the fight with Askarov, who stayed unbeaten and picked up his first win in the UFC after a draw in his promotional debut. Result: Askar Askarov def. Tim Elliott via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)Updated records: Askar Askarov (10-0-1 MMA, 0-0-1 UFC) vs. Tim Elliott (15-9-1 MMA, 4-7...

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LAS VEGAS — Manager Abraham Kawa doesn’t think there’s much need for his most famous MMA client, Jon Jones, to move up to heavyweight. The current UFC light heavyweight champion, Jones (25-1 MMA, 19-1 UFC) is widely regarded as one of the greatest fighters of all-time, and was recently named MMA Junkie’s No. 1 fighter of the decade. He has ran through competition, taking out one hungry contender after the other, to the degree many...

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UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman says Jorge Masvidal doesn’t want to fight him. The history of bickering between the champion and contender is well-documented. During UFC 246 fight week, the duo were a part of the fight-week storyline without even being on the card. Usman (16-1 MMA, 11-0 UFC) and Masvidal (35-13 MMA, 11-4 UFC) were caught in the middle of nonstop chatter about potential 170-pound opponents for returning superstar Conor McGregor. When speaking to...

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Welcome to Midnight Mania! Earlier in the year, UFC moved their pay-per-view (PPV) product exclusively behind the paywall that is ESPN+. Since ESPN+ is pretty much essential to being a UFC fan at this point in time, this did not affect dedicated fans who make it a point to watch every fight anyway. However, for those more casual fans who prefer to pick and choose which events to buy, this was a definite hassle and...

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LAS VEGAS – Brian Kelleher beat Ode Osbourne with a first-round submission Saturday on the main card at UFC 246 in Las Vegas. Take a look inside the fight with Kelleher, who snapped a two-fight skid and got his first submission in two and a half years. Result: Brian Kelleher def. Ode Osbourne via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 1, 2:45Updated records: Brian Kelleher (19-10 MMA, 3-3 UFC) vs. Ode Osbourne (8-2 MMA, 0-0 UFC)Key stat:...

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LAS VEGAS – Diego Ferreira beat Anthony Pettis with a second-round submission Saturday to open the main card at UFC 246 in Las Vegas. Take a look inside the fight with Ferreira, who won for the sixth straight time and got his first submission since June 2014. Result: Diego Ferreira def. Anthony Pettis via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 1:46Updated records: Diego Ferreira (16-2 MMA, 7-2 UFC) vs. Anthony Pettis (22-9 MMA, 9-8 UFC)Key stat:...