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'Cowboy' Cerrone wins by TKO in final seconds of first round.

Donald Cerrone sends Yancy Medeiros with a flush right hand and finishes the fight with ground-and-pound with two seconds remaining in the first round.

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Medeiros consoled by Cerrone's grandma.

After losing to Donald Cerrone by TKO, Yancy Medeiros hops over the cage wall and is greeted by Cerrone's grandma who gives him a hug and a kiss.

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UFC Fight Night: Austin

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Millender KOs Alves with nasty knee to the chin.

Curtis Millender uses his height advantage by dropping Thiago Alves with a devastating knee to the head in the second round.

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UFC Fight Night: Austin

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Mitrione defeats Nelson by majority decision.

Matt Mitrione advances to the semifinals of the World Heavyweight Grand Prix after beating Roy Nelson during Bellator 194 at Mohegan Sun Casino on Friday night.

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Bellator 194: Pitbull defeats Campos

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UFC bantamweight Leslie Smith has launched a unionization effort titled Project Spearhead, along with UFC lightweight Kajan Johnson. Smith has been associated with other fighter rights movements, including the Professional Fighters Association. She has now branched out on her own, along with attorney Lucas Middlebrook, in an effort to unionize UFC athletes. Several other notable attempts at this have failed to gain traction in recent years. Another group, the MMAFA, is currently working on extending boxing's federal Ali Act to cover mixed martial arts.

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Okamoto explains why Romero can challenge Whittaker.

ESPN's Brett Okamoto ranks Yoel Romero No. 2 in ESPN's February MMA rankings behind current middleweight title holder, Robert Whittaker.

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UFC 221

UFC 221: Blaydes defeats Hunt in co-main event

UFC 221: Adesanya delievers in debut

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Israel Adesanya says he would have taken the fight against Luke Rockhold after Yoel Romero's failure to make weight, despite being on debut against Rob Wilkinson. Adesanya is supremely confident in his own ability and revealed a sauna issue could have played a part in Yomero's missed weight.

Sam Bruce, ESPN Associate Editor
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UFC 221: Matthews defeats Li

UFC 221: Volkanovski defeats Kennedy

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Alex Volkanovski reveals he tore his ACL just 10 weeks ago, but was still supremely confident of downing Jeremy Kennedy. Volkanovski says he's happy to fight three more times in 2018 and wants a crack at the "top dogs" in the featherweight division.

Sam Bruce, ESPN Associate Editor
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UFC 221: Formiga submits Nguyen

Spinning back fist leads to quick submission victory.

Jussier Formiga flattens Ben Nguyen with a spinning back fist and jumps to finish the fight with a rear-naked choke at UFC 221 in Perth, Australia.

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Nate Diaz' return to the oc

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Nate Diaz says he's interested in a welterweight title fight against Tyron Woodley this summer. Woodley has already stated he's onboard as well. The UFC has some decisions to make.

Brett Okamoto, ESPN Staff Writer
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UFC 221

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Heavyweight Mark Hunt is pumped to be back on the UFC stage after the dramas that saw him withdrawn in Sydney. He promises to put on a show at UFC 221 in Perth.

Sam Bruce, ESPN Associate Editor
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Perth finally gets a taste of the UFC this Sunday and while Robbie Whittaker's withdrawal isn't ideal, Mark Hunt and Luke Rockhold insist fans will still get a quality card of MMA action.

Sam Bruce, ESPN Associate Editor
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UFC Fight Night: Belem, Brazil

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Machida ends losing streak after split decision win over Anders.

Despite taking two devastating knees in the third and fourth round from Eryk Anders, Lyoto Machida manages to keep the fight on the feet and escapes with a split decision victory.

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Rousey arrives at the Royal Rumble.

After the women's Royal Rumble match, former UFC champion Ronda Rousey walks out to the ring to mark her arrival to the WWE.

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Andre Fili vs. Dennis Bermudez

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Fili beats Bermudez by split decision.

Andre Fili hands Dennis Bermudez a third consecutive loss, this time by split decision in featherweight bout.

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    Before a conversation with Kelvin Gastelum (42:40), Brett Okamoto and Arda Ocal recap UFC 221 & Yoel Romero's knockout of Luke Rockhold, wonder if we could see a CM Punk vs. Floyd Mayweather fight in the octagon, discuss the latest with Tyron Woodley & Dana White and more.

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