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Around the world of MMA: May 25th

There was a fight night this last weekend and things will settle down this coming Memorial Day weekend as well: Reviews UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. Usman The UFC hosts an event at the Movistar Arena in Santiago, Chile on Saturday, May 19th broadcast on Fox Sports 1: Welterweight Kamaru Usman def. Demian Maia Decision (unanimous) (50-45, 49-46, 49-46) 5 5:00 Women’s Strawweight Tatiana Suarez def. Alexa Grasso Submission (rear-naked

Around the world of MMA: May 19th

There was two very good fight cards that went head to head and things will ramp down this coming weekend as well: Reviews Bellator 199: Bader vs. King Mo Bellator MMA hosted an event at the SAP Center in San Jose, California on Sat., May 12 on Paramount Network: Heavyweight Ryan Bader def. Muhammed Lawal TKO (punches) 1 0:15 Welterweight Jon Fitch def. Paul Daley Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-26, 30-26)

Around the world of MMA: May 12th

It was a quiet week for higher level MMA events but things are going to ramp up in a head to head war of events: Reviews Legacy Fighting Alliance 39: Heinisch vs. Checco Legacy FA hosts an event at the Dobson Arena in Vail, Colorado on Friday, May 4th to be broadcast on AXS TV: Middleweight Ian Heinisch def. Gabriel Checco KO (punches) 1 3:44 Middleweight Hayward Charles def. Christiano

Around the world of MMA: May 4-6

There was a fight night level event that brought amount a good amount of nostalgia and more coming this weekend: Reviews Bellator 198: Fedor vs. Mir Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois on Sat, April 28th on Paramount Network: Heavyweight Fedor Emelianenko def. Frank Mir KO (punches) 1 0:48 Featherweight Emmanuel Sanchez def. Sam Sicilia Submission (arm-triangle choke) 1 3:52 Catchweight (188 lbs) Rafael

Around the world of MMA: April 27-28

There were some good fight night level events this last weekend and next weekend some good events are coming up: Reviews UFC Fight Night: Barboza vs. Lee The UFC hosted an event at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey on Saturday, April 21st on Fox Sports 1: Catchweight (157 lbs) Kevin Lee def. Edson Barboza TKO (doctor stoppage) 5 2:18 Featherweight Frankie Edgar def. Cub Swanson Decision (unanimous)

Around the world of MMA: April 20-21

There were a few good fight night level events that took place over the weekend and more coming this weekend: Reviews Bellator 197: Chandler vs. Girtz Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Family Arena in St. Charles, Miss on Fri, Apr 13 on the Paramount Network: Lightweight Michael Chandler def. Brandon Girtz Submission (arm-triangle choke) 1 4:00 Featherweight A.J. McKee def. Justin Lawrence Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3

Around the world of MMA: April 13-14

There were some good events this last weekend and there will be some good ones this coming weekend as well: Reviews Bellator 196: Henderson vs. Huerta BMMA hosted an event at the Budapest Sports Arena in Budapest, Hungary on Fri, Apr 6 on Paramount Network: Lightweight Benson Henderson def. Roger Huerta Submission (guillotine choke) 2 0:49 Featherweight Adam Borics def. Teodor Nikolov KO (flying knee) 2 1:30 Women’s Flyweight Denise

Around the world of MMA: April 6-7

It was a very slow weekend and now things are finally going to pick up in terms of exciting fight events all around: Reviews TPF 34: Sipe vs. Lewis The Tachi Palace hosted an in house promotion in Lemoore, California on Fri, Mar 29 broadcast on Sherdog.com. Previews Bellator 196: Henderson vs. Huerta BMMA hosts an event at the Budapest Sports Arena in Budapest, Hungary on Friday, Apr 6 on

Around the world of MMA: March 29th

Several fight night level events took place over the weekend and with Easter weekend coming up they’ll be less: Reviews Legacy Fighting Alliance 36: Simon vs. Zani Legacy FA hosted an event at the Morongo Casino Outdoor Pavilion in Cabazon, California on March 23 on AXS TV: Bantamweight Ricky Simon (c) def. Vinicius Zani KO (punches) 1 0:59 Featherweight Jamall Emmers def. Guilherme Faria TKO (punches) 3 1:18 Welterweight Christian

Around the world of MMA: March 23-24

There was a fight night event this last weekend and there will be another few coming up this coming weekend: Reviews UFC Fight Night: Werdum vs. Volkov The UFC hosted an event at The O2 Arena in London, England on Saturday, March 17 broadcast on UFC Fight Pass: Heavyweight Alexander Volkov def. Fabrício Werdum KO (punches) 4 1:38 Light Heavyweight Jan Błachowicz def. Jimi Manuwa Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)