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UFC 273

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Fla., on Sat., April 9, 2022, with a world championship doubleheader that will see Featherweight champion, Alexander Volkanovski, defend his 145-pound title against No. 4-seeded contender, "Korean Zombie" Chan Sung Jung. In UFC 273's pay-per-view (PPV) co-main event, Bantamweight kingpin, Aljamain Sterling, will run it back with interim titleholder Petr Yan, who coughed up his belt to "Funk Master" one year ago thanks to an illegal knee. Undefeated Welterweight sensation, Khamzat Chimaev, will also be in action, looking to continue his eye-popping assault of the 170-pound ranks at the expense of No. 2-ranked division contender, Gilbert Burns. We'll stockpile all the real-time UFC 273 updates, odds, start time, tickets, weigh ins, predictions, previews, video highlights, press conferences, winners, losers and much more from "The Sunshine State" right here before, during and well after the ESPN+-streamed live PPV show concludes.

Yan Fakes Takedown On Unsuspecting Sterling

Video: Former champion Petr Yan faked a takedown attempt on Aljamain Sterling during Episode 3 of UFC 280 "Embedded" perhaps as a callback to their previous bantamweight championship rivalry.

Khamzat Defends Friendship With Till: ‘There Is No Bad Influence’

Khamzat Chimaev defends his friendship with Darren Till following his decision win over Gilbert Burns at UFC 273.

GSP Assesses Chimaev Vs. Burns: ‘You Can’t Fight Like This At The Elite Level’

Georges St-Pierre doesn’t think Khamzat Chimaev fought his smartest against Gilbert Burns at UFC 273.

Belal (Not Colby) To Get ‘Borz’ Fight?

Colby Covington vs. Khamzat Chimaev may be off the table in favor of "Borz" versus Belal Muhammad according to UFC analyst Chael Sonnen, who remembered the name.

Midnight Mania! Behind-The-Scenes Of Khamzat’s Brutal Weight Cut ...

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‘Fat Master’ Gains 40 Pounds After UFC 273

Aljamain Sterling gained 40 pounds after defeating Petr Yan at UFC 273 and feels "fat and gross" but vows to start dieting against for his Octagon return.

Who Da Fook Is Dat Guy?

Darren Till and Khamzat Chimaev get confronted by Joaquin Buckley backstage at the UFC 273 weigh ins but neither fighter can recognize middleweight "New Mansa."

Usman: Chimaev A Victim Of His Own Hype

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman takes nothing away from Khamzat Chimaev’s victory over Gilbert Burns at UFC 273 in Jacksonville but also believes "Borz" may have been a victim of his own hype.

Chimaev Only Showed ‘30 Percent’ At UFC 273

Khamzat Chimaev reveals he only showed a small portion of his abilities against Gilbert Burns at UFC 273.

Schaub Rips White For Saying Yan Beat Sterling

Brendan Schaub slams Dana White for publicly stating that Petr Yan should have won over Aljamain Sterling at UFC 273 earlier this month.

Burns, Chimaev Unleash Hell In Super Slow Motion

UFC 273 "Fight Motion Video" featuring a super slow motion replay from the top fighters at the Jacksonville pay-per-view (PPV) on April 9, including welterweights Khamzat Chimaev and Gilbert Burns.

Hansen Parts Ways With UFC

Kay Hansen parts ways with UFC but insists MMA career "just getting started" after Piera Rodriguez loss at the UFC 273 pay-per-view (PPV) event last weekend in Jacksonville.

‘Zombie’ Draws Light Suspension Following Florida Beatdown

UFC 273 medical suspensions: "Korean Zombie" out just 14 days despite violent beatdown in the UFC 273 pay-per-view (PPV) main event in Jacksonville, Florida.

‘Dana’s Always Going To Be Throwing Dirt On My Name!’

Aljamain Sterling remains one of the biggest heat magnets in MMA following his second win over Petr Yan at UFC 273.

‘Borz’ Bags $10k From Rogan’s Dog Pound

UFC payouts: Khamzat Chimaev banked an additional $10,000 for defeating welterweight Gilbert Burns at the UFC 273 PPV in Jacksonville, Fla., courtesy or Marshall Inu.

Midnight Mania! Khamzat Responds To Burns, ‘I Will Take Your Soul’

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‘There’s No Way He Won That First Round’

Aljamain Sterling’s UFC 273 win over Petr Yan has been met with mixed reactions.

Burns Demands Chimaev Rematch

After losing a close decision to Khamzat Chimaev at UFC 273 in Jacksonville, welterweight contender Gilbert Burns believes the promotion owes him a five-round rematch.

Sorry Yan, But Aljo’s The Boogeyman Now

Coach Ray Longo explains why bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling has replaced Petr Yan as the 135-pound "Boogeyman" after UFC 273 in Jacksonville.

Chimaev Fails To Overtake ‘Rocky’ In Latest Rankings

Latest UFC rankings update has welterweight sensation Khamzat Chimaev at No. 3 in the 170-pound division, one spot below title challenger Leon Edwards.

‘He Wanted A War’

What did Khamzat Chimaev’s corner scream during the second round of UFC 273? Head coach Andreas Michael reveals their heated discussion against welterweight veteran Gilbert Burns on April 9 in Jacksonville.

Sterling Demands Apology From Salty UFC Fans

UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling wants salty MMA fans to apologize after doubting him against Petr Yan at UFC 273 in Jacksonville and "Funk Master" also looks forward to smashing "dirty" ex-titleholder TJ Dillashaw.

What’s Next For Korean Zombie?

UFC 273 results: It’s time to see what could be next for "Korean Zombie" after suffering a one-sided technical knockout (TKO) loss at the hands of Featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski.

Lightweight Division, Watch Out: ‘Bald Volk Is Coming For Everyone’

UFC’s Featherweight champion isn’t interested in sitting around waiting for the next challenger to develop. He’s ready to chase big fights across multiple weight divisions.

Matches To Make After UFC 273

UFC 273 results: It’s time to see what could be next for all of the main card winners from last night’s "Volkanovski vs Korean Zombie" event in Jacksonville.

White Says Khamzat Passed The Test ‘With Flying Colors’

Few fighters manage to jump up the rankings as fast as Khamzat Chimaev. After his win over the extremely tough Gilbert Burns, it looks like we have a special fighter on our hands.

‘Korean Zombie’ Releases Statement After UFC 273 Loss

A disappointed Chan Sung Jung shared his thoughts following a tough fourth round stoppage loss to Alexander Volkanovski in Florida on Saturday night.

Crypto Cash Out! Here’s Who Won Bitcoin Bonus Money At UFC 273

In addition to UFC’s "Fight of the Night" and Performance bonuses, there’s now fan bonuses being handed out in cryptocurrency.

Everything That Happened At UFC 273!

Your one-stop shop for all the action from the opening "Prelims" bell to the final moments of the main event of UFC 273.

White: ‘The Judges Blew That One’

UFC’s president has weighed in on Sterling’s hotly contested split decision win over Yan last night ... and he’s not impressed with the Florida judges.

Chimaev Down For Covington Next: ‘I’ll Smash His Face’

Listen to what Khamzat Chimaev had to say about his performance against Gilbert Burns at UFC 273 and what’s next for the new welterweight Top 5-ranked contender.

UFC 273, The Morning After: Khamzat Chimaev, Human Being

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