UFC & MMA Fight News for Oct. 1: Rodtang talks getting COVID, UFC Vegas 38 weigh-ins & Lewis on ‘Hot Ones’

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Credit: ONE Championship

Mixed martial arts is a constantly churning cauldron of news, and the Ultimate Fighting Championship is usually the big spoon that often stirs the fight news cycle. So much news can come on a given day that it’s hard to catch up with it all. That’s what MixedMartialArts.com hopes to solve in this space each and every evening.

In this daily fight news report, you’ll get the latest rumblings of the day from the world of cage fighting and beyond. Find it all below fair lover of gloved and ungloved violence.

Today’s UFC news

Today’s combat sports and MMA news

  • In the first of two articles on the site, ONE Championship flyweight Muay Thai champion Rodtang Jitmaungnon spoke on COVID-19 knocking him out of his kickboxing bout this month
  • The kickboxing title contender also spoke to MixedMartialArts.com about his upcoming special rules fight with Demetrious Johnson
  • Watch as a fighter in the German Mixed Martial Arts Federation scores an armbar while hanging upside down
  • UFC, PRIDE FC and Bellator veteran Wanderlei Silva is calling for a rematch with Vitor Belfort…in boxing (via BJPenn)

Latest fight news

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Jul 10, 2021; Las Vegas, Nevada, USA; Sean OÕMalley celebrates his TKO victory against Kris Mountinho during UFC 264 at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports
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