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14 Wild UFC Fights You'd Be A Fool To Miss In January

UFC 257 Poirier vs McGregor 2 - Let's get back to business...

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After a brief hiatus due to the holidays, the UFC are back with more mixed martial arts action. Usually the promotion like to spread cards out over a month, but they're hitting MMA fans with three ridiculously good events in the space of seven days. From the 16 - 23 January 2021, some of the best - and most notorious - fighters will grace the Octagon in a week of pure violence.

We start the year with former UFC featherweight champion, Max Holloway, taking on rising contender, Calvin Kattar. The second event of the week features welterweight contenders, Michael Chiesa and Neil Magny, in a thrilling main event that could move either man into the division's top five.

Lastly, we've got a giant rematch at UFC 257 between the legendary former two division UFC champion, Conor McGregor and former interim UFC 155lb champion, Dustin Poirier, in a fight that could have serious implications for the weight class.

However, those aren't the only amazing fights happening this month. There's an abundance of magnificent match-ups that all deserved to be highlighted, so we've picked out the fights that you simply cannot miss. Let's begin...

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