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Behind the scenes at the PFL playoffs and the shortest retirement in MMA history

Given that fighters are required to fight twice in one night during the PFL playoffs, anything can happen. Just ask Chris Curtis.

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'It's such a rush': How PFL fighters deal with two bouts in one night during chase for $1M

Fighters who went through the experience of fighting twice during the first season of PFL playoffs.


The Future of MMA

The top 25 MMA fighters under 25

ESPN's MMA insiders put together a list of the brightest young stars from a variety of promotions.

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McKee surprised to be top fighter under 25


Will we get GSP vs. Khabib?

GSP: I'd come back to fight Khabib


Learning from the best: How Georges St-Pierre became Beterbiev's mentor

Artur Beterbiev has the biggest fight of his career against Oleksandr Gvozdyk on Friday night. MMA legend Georges St-Pierre has helped him get there.

Chuck and Tito

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UFC's greatest rivalries: Chuck Liddell vs. Tito Ortiz had it all

With ESPN's 30 for 30 on the Chuck Liddell-Tito Ortiz feud premiering, we look at some of the UFC's greatest rivalries.

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Who is p4p champ?

Liddell, Ortiz call Jones best pound-for-pound fighter


UFC main event breakdown: Reyes needs to use stand-up to his advantage against Weidman

With a negative striking differential in his UFC career, Chris Weidman will need to use his wrestling against talented striker Dominick Reyes on Friday.

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Rodriguez's volume all types of trouble for Stephen

The offensive output of Yair Rodriguez could pose a significant problem for Jeremy Stephens.

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    ESPN+ is now streaming exclusive live UFC events, weigh-ins and more, Ariel and the Bad Guy, Dana White's Contender Series and other exclusive MMA content.