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Poirier: Planned to retire at UFC 302 with title win Poirier: Planned to retire at UFC 302 with title win

Dustin Poirier said Monday during an appearance on the "The MMA Hour" with Ariel Helwani that he was "going to put the belt down with the gloves" had he succeeded in capturing the undisputed lightweight championship at UFC 302.

Rizin's Asakura to sign exclusive deal with UFC Rizin's Asakura to sign exclusive deal with UFC

Kai Asakura has vacated his 135-pound Rizin championship to sign an exclusive deal with the UFC, the Japanese bantamweight announced Sunday, joining a weight division that currently houses Sean O'Malley as its titleholder.

Imavov serves notice with of TKO vs. Cannonier Imavov serves notice with of TKO vs. Cannonier

Nassourdine Imavov scored a career-best win Saturday night with a fourth-round TKO of former title challenger Jared Cannonier.

Poirier broke nose, rib, tore ACL vs. Makhachev Poirier broke nose, rib, tore ACL vs. Makhachev

Dustin Poirier says he suffered a broken nose, broken rib and a partially torn ACL in his UFC 302 loss to lightweight champion Islam Makhachev last weekend in Newark, N.J.

Namajunas-Barber headlines Fight Night in Denver Namajunas-Barber headlines Fight Night in Denver

Rose Namajunas will headline the UFC's return to Denver on July 13 when she faces Maycee Barber in a flyweight fight with championship implications.

Volkanovski keen on UFC return as plans still fluid Volkanovski keen on UFC return as plans still fluid

Alexander Volkanovski told ESPN on Wednesday that his next fight at featherweight will be for the title, but speculation continues to mount that he could return to action before that fight materializes, possibly on the upcoming UFC 305 card in Perth.

McGregor, Chandler news conference postponed McGregor, Chandler news conference postponed

The UFC announced Monday it had postponed a news conference that was scheduled to take place in Dublin later in the day that was to feature Conor McGregor and Michael Chandler.