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17h35 04  mars
Dossier: Anatomy of the Calf Kick
Marcelo Alonso searched for the secrets of MMA’s hot new technique: Who was the first to bring it to MMA, why it hurts so badly and how it is best defended.
By The Numbers: Amanda Nunes vs. Megan Anderson
Champion and challenger will tangle over featherweight gold in the UFC 259 co-main event on Saturday in Las Vegas.
How to Watch One Championship ’Fists of Fury 2’
Decorated Iranian wrestler Amir Aliakbari will make his organizational debut when he confronts Ji Won Kang in the One Championship “Fists of Fury 2” main event on Friday.
Preview: UFC 259 Prelims
Former bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz highlights a jam-packed undercard, as he takes on Casey Kenney this Saturday in Las Vegas.
20h00 03  mars
Stand and Deliver: UFC 259
Every fight matters, but some matter more. Here are several fighters from UFC 259 who are under extra pressure to win.
5 Things You Might Not Know about Petr Yan
The reigning bantamweight champion will defend his crown against Aljamain Sterling as part of a championship tripleheader at UFC 259 this Saturday in Las Vegas.
By The Numbers: UFC 259 Pre-Fight Edition
Three undisputed Ultimate Fighting Championship titleholders will attempt to hold their ground this Saturday in Las Vegas.
5 Defining Moments: Israel Adesanya
ldquo;The Last Stylebender” will attempt to become the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s fifth simultaneous two-division titleholder when he challenges Jan Blachowicz for the undisputed light heavyweight crown in the UFC 259 main event this Saturday in Las Vegas
Rivalries: Dominick Cruz
The former Ultimate Fighting Championship bantamweight titleholder will attempt to snap a two-fight losing streak when he confronts Casey Kenney in the featured UFC 259 prelim this Saturday in Las Vegas.
5 Defining Moments: Jan Blachowicz
The undisputed Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight titleholder will defend his crown against reigning middleweight champion Israel Adesanya in the UFC 259 main event this Saturday in Las Vegas.
The Bottom Line: Three-Headed Monsters
Even with a growing trend towards stacking cards with title fights, UFC 259 represents a particular treat for fans who appreciate the quality of the bouts being offered, writes Todd Martin.
19h15 02  mars
The UFC Women’s Featherweight Title: A Visual History
This weekend, the greatest woman ever to pull on a pair of four-ounce gloves will attempt to put just a little more distance between herself and the historical pack.
18h20 01  mars
Stock Report: UFC Fight Night 186
Sometimes a card that looks like no great shakes on paper delivers an unforgettable night of fights. Other times, we get UFC Fight Night 186.
Fight Facts: UFC Fight Night 186
UFC Fight Night 186 featured the UFC’s 6000th bout, a rare draw among female fighters and a bonus shortage.
5 Questions for Ivan Shtyrkov
The “Ural Hulk” owns a 17-2-1 record with 12 finishes, and while he has yet to appear on the Ultimate Fighting Championship radar, he continues to delight fans in his native Russia.
Matches to Make After UFC Fight Night 186
Ciryl Gane’s uphill climb just grew a little less steep.
08h12 28  février
By the Numbers: UFC Fight Night 186
He didn’t score any style points, but Ciryl Gane nonetheless made some progress in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s heavyweight division.
The Walkmen: All UFC Fight Night 186 Walkout Tracks
The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s Saturday card managed to hold on to nine bouts after losing five scraps in the days leading up to UFC Fight Night 186 in Las Vegas.
12h01 27  février
Who You Got? Sherdog Staff Pick ’Em: UFC Fight Night 186
Sherdog’s editors, writers and forum staff put their pride on the line as they pick the winners and losers at UFC Fight Night 186: Rozenstruik vs. Gane.
By The Numbers: Pedro Munhoz vs. Jimmie Rivera
The two bantamweight contenders will meet for a second time in a UFC Fight Night 186 showcase this Saturday in Las Vegas.