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UFC 276

Inside the intertwining journeys and friendship of Israel Adesanya and Alexander Volkanovski

The stars have aligned for Adesanya and Volkanovski to co-headline one of the biggest UFC cards of the year.

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Mike Mathetha on Volkanovski: Speed, power, belt and looks ... what else do you want?

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Will a title or two change hands? Is Sean O'Malley ready for the next step?

What can we expect at UFC 276? Some of the best fights that can be made in the sport.

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'Nobody knows who second best is': Dricus Du Plessis has a plan, and it continues at UFC 276

It's been nearly a year since du Plessis graced the Octagon.

ADESANYA READY FOR UFC 276

From Asgard to the Octagon, Israel Adesanya readies for battle

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Adesanya shares why he's inspired by Alexander Volkanovski

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RANKING THE FIGHTS AT UFC 276

Two title fights plus Sean O'Malley prepares to put on a show in Vegas

Israel Adesanya and Alexander Volkanovski will put their titles on the line as we rank the matches we're most looking forward to on Saturday night.

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MAX HOLLOWAY

Max Holloway's final chance to reclaim the division he once owned

Can Holloway finally defeat Alexander Volkanovski? If not, where does one of the UFC's best go from here?

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