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A viewer's guide to UFC Fight Night: Thompson vs. Pettis

Stephen Thompson and Anthony Pettis, two elite strikers, will square off in Saturday's UFC main event in Nashville. Who will land the decisive blow?

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Anthony Pettis

Pettis aims to stop four-year slide by stepping up for Thompson fight

Anthony Pettis attained stardom in 2014, winning a world title and even gracing a Wheaties box. But after losing six of his past nine fights, Showtime is just looking to get on track as he moves to welterweight for Saturday's UFC Fight Night main event.

The return of 'Showtime' Pettis


Pettis breaks down his 'Showtime' kick


Thompson vs. Pettis

8 p.m. ET Saturday on ESPN+

How to bet UFC Fight Night: Pettis vs. Thompson

Stephen Thompson is a more than 4-to-1 favorite against Anthony Pettis in Saturday night's main event. Is that too steep of a price to wager on Wonderboy?

Why Stephen Thompson's striking could prove too much for Anthony Pettis

The accuracy of Stephen Thompson should be a concern on Saturday for Anthony Pettis, who has absorbed more significant blows than he has landed on a per-minute basis in his career.

'Wonderboy' Thompson's best UFC fights

With a style all his own, look back at Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson's best moments inside the Octagon.


Anthony Pettis

Pettis would 'never' fight Askren


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Dillashaw gives up belt, suspended by NYSAC

TJ Dillashaw says he has relinquished his UFC bantamweight title after the results of a drug test. He has been suspended for a year by the NYSAC.

Helwani: Moraes frontrunner for vacant bantamweight title

Ariel Helwani breaks down who's next in line for the vacant UFC bantamweight title after TJ Dillashaw relinquished it.


What TJ Dillashaw's drug test failure means for UFC

TJ Dillashaw relinquished his UFC bantamweight belt Wednesday after USADA reported an "adverse analytical finding" in his drug test results. What does this mean for the fighter and the promotion?

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