UFC 253 viewers guide: Undefeated rivals Adesanya, Costa perfect for 'Fight Island' showcase
Israel Adesanya is unbeaten, and so is Paulo Costa going into their UFC middleweight title fight. A new light heavyweight champ will be crowned Saturday, too.
Tensions rise between Adesanya and Costa ahead of UFC 253
Paulo Costa's incredible UFC journey, as told by those who know him
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Conor McGregor tweeted that he will fight Manny Pacquiao next. Will the megafight happen? Is this fight actually a good thing for combat sports?
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Moving on from Jon Jones: Can Dominick Reyes or Jan Blachowicz create a new light heavyweight era?
Reyes and Blachowicz fight for the vacant title on Saturday. Can they get out of Jones' shadow?
Memories of Jones' light heavyweight reign
ESPN's experts reflect on their favorite memories of Jones' reign.
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The story of the Adesanya-Costa rivalry
UFC Fight Island: 'Inside a special movie': What it's like fighting Israel Adesanya
Adesanya's opponents recall 'chirping,' 'energy' and 'elite striking.' See what they didn't like.
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