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Scenes from UFC 231 in Toronto, where Max Holloway defended his featherweight title against Brian Ortega, and Valentina Shevchenko won the vacant women's flyweight title.

TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Claudia Gadelha (R)
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TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Claudia Gadelha (R) of Brazil fights against Nina Ansaroff of the United States in a strawweight bout during the UFC 231 event at Scotiabank Arena on December 8, 2018 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Jessica Eye of
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TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Jessica Eye of the United States celebrates victory against Katlyn Chookagian of the United States in a flyweight bout during the UFC 231 event at Scotiabank Arena on December 8, 2018 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Elias Theodorou (L)
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TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Elias Theodorou (L) of Canada fights against Eryk Anders of the United States in a middleweight bout during the UFC 231 event at Scotiabank Arena on December 8, 2018 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Jessica Eye of
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TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Jessica Eye of the United States (R) celebrates victory against Katlyn Chookagian of the United States in a flyweight bout during the UFC 231 event at Scotiabank Arena on December 8, 2018 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

Jimi Manuw, left, fights Thiago Santos during s
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Jimi Manuw, left, fights Thiago Santos during s UFC light heavyweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 231 in Toronto on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)

TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Max Holloway (L)
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TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Max Holloway (L) of the United States fights against Brian Ortega of the United States in a featherweight bout during the UFC 231 event at Scotiabank Arena on December 8, 2018 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Gunnar Nelson (R)
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TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Gunnar Nelson (R) of Iceland celebrates defeating Alex Oliveira of Brazil in a welterweight bout during the UFC 231 event at Scotiabank Arena on December 8, 2018 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Hakeem Dawodu (R)
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TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Hakeem Dawodu (R) of Canada fights against Kyle Bochniak of the United States in a featherweight bout during the UFC 231 event at Scotiabank Arena on December 8, 2018 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Hakeem Dawodu (R)
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TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Hakeem Dawodu (R) of Canada fights against Kyle Bochniak of the United States in a featherweight bout during the UFC 231 event at Scotiabank Arena on December 8, 2018 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

Oliver Aubin-Mercier, left, is sent to the mat
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Oliver Aubin-Mercier, left, is sent to the mat by Gilbert Burnsduring a lightweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 231 in Toronto on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)

Gunnar Nelson keeps Alex Oliveria on the mat
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Gunnar Nelson keeps Alex Oliveria on the mat during a welterweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 231 in Toronto on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)

TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Max Holloway of
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TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Max Holloway of the United States fights against Brian Ortega (R) of the United States in a featherweight bout during the UFC 231 event at Scotiabank Arena on December 8, 2018 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

Max Holloway, lefts, take a punch to the
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Max Holloway, lefts, take a punch to the face from Brian Ortega during the featherweight championship mixed martial arts bout at UFC 231 in Toronto on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)

TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Brian Ortega of
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TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Brian Ortega of the United States is tended to by his cut man during a featherweight bout against Max Holloway of the United States during the UFC 231 event at Scotiabank Arena on December 8, 2018 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Max Holloway of
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TORONTO, ON - DECEMBER 8: Max Holloway of the United States leaves the octagon after defeating Brian Ortega of the United States in a featherweight bout during the UFC 231 event at Scotiabank Arena on December 8, 2018 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

Valentina Shevchenko, left, tries to avoid a kick
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Valentina Shevchenko, left, tries to avoid a kick form Joanna Jedrzejczyk during a women's flyweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 231 in Toronto on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)

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