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Around the world of MMA: March 28-29

Reviews Cage Warriors 113 Cage Warriors hosted an event at the BEC Arena in Manchester, England on Friday, March 20th that was broadcast on the online UFC Fight Pass service: Bartosz Fabiński def Darren Stewart Unanimous Dec Mason Jones def Joe McColgan KO/TKO, 4:40 R1 David Bear def Nathan Jones Unanimous Dec Paddy Pimblett def Decky Dalton KO/TKO, 2:51 R1 P. Goodwin def Steve Aimable Unanimous Dec Connor Hignett def

Around the world of MMA: March 20-24

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Lee vs. Oliveira The UFC hosted an event at the Ginásio Nilson Nelson in Brasília, Brazil on Saturday, March 14th that was be broadcast the online on ESPN+ service: Catchweight (158.5 lbs) Charles Oliveira def. Kevin Lee Submission (guillotine choke) 3 0:28 Welterweight Gilbert Burns def. Demian Maia TKO (punches) 1 2:34 Lightweight Renato Moicano def. Damir Hadžović Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 0:44 Light Heavyweight Nikita

Around the world of MMA: March 13-14

Reviews Phoenix Series 3 Invicta Fighting Championship hosted their Phoenix Series tournament at the Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kansas on March 6th on UFC Fight Pass: Bantamweight Julija Stoliarenko def. Lisa Verzosa Decision (split) (46-49, 48-46, 49-46) 5 5:00 Bantamweight Taneisha Tennant def. Taylor Guardado Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Strawweight Kay Hansen def. Liana Pirosin Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-26) 3 5:00 Bantamweight Taneisha Tennant def.

Around the world of MMA: March 6-7

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Benavidez vs. Figueiredo The UFC hosted an event at the Chartway Arena in Norfolk, Virginia on Saturday, February 29th that was broadcast on the ESPN+ online network: Catchweight (127.5 lbs) Deiveson Figueiredo def. Joseph Benavidez TKO (punches) 2 1:54 Women’s Featherweight Felicia Spencer def. Zarah Fairn dos Santos TKO (elbows and punches) 1 3:37 Light Heavyweight Magomed Ankalaev def. Ion Cuțelaba TKO (head kicks and punches)

Around the world of MMA: February 28-29

Reviews Bellator Dublin/Bellator 240 Bellator MMA hosted an event at the 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland on Saturday, February 22nd that was broadcast on the Paramount Network and DAZN: Women’s Featherweight Leah McCourt def. Judith Ruis Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 30-27) 3 5:00 Middleweight Charlie Ward def. Kyle Kurtz TKO (punches) 3 4:24 Welterweight Austin Clem def. Aaron Chalmers Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-26) 3 5:00 Lightweight Brent Primus def. Chris

Around the world of MMA: February 21-22

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Anderson vs. Błachowicz 2 The UFC will be hosting an event at the Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho, New Mexico on Saturday, February 15th broadcast on ESPN+: Light Heavyweight Jan Błachowicz def. Corey Anderson KO (punch) 1 3:08 Welterweight Diego Sanchez def. Michel Pereira DQ (illegal knee) 3 3:09 Women’s Flyweight Montana De La Rosa def. Mara Romero Borella Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 30–27)

Around the world of MMA: February 15th

Reviews ONE Championship: Warrior’s Code ONE Championship hosted an event at the Istora Senayan in Jakarta, Indonesia on Friday, February 7th broadcast on the online ONE Super app: ONE Muay Thai Featherweight Championship Phetmorakot Petchyindee Academy def. Pongsiri PK. Saenchaimuaythaigym Decision (Unan) 5 3:00 Middleweight 93 kg Netherlands Reiner de Ridder def. Brazil Leandro Ataides Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00 Lightweight 77 kg Moldova Iuri Lapicus def. Russia Marat Gafurov Submission

Around the world of MMA: February 7-8

Reviews Legacy Fighting Alliance 81: Emmers vs. Barosa Legacy Fighting Alliance hosted an event at the Costa Mesa Hall at the OC Fair and Event Center in Costa Mesa, California on Jan 31 on UFC Fight Pass: Featherweight Jamall Emmers def. Rafael Barosa Submission (arm-triangle choke) 3 2:39 Catchweight (160) Jacob Rosales def. Salaiman Ahmadyar Dec (una) 3 5:00 Welterweight Christian Aguilera def. Gláucio Eliziário Decision (unanimous) 3 5:00 Women’s

Around the world of MMA: January 31st

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. dos Santos The UFC hosted an event at the PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina on Saturday, January 25th that was broadcast online on ESPN+ service: Heavyweight Curtis Blaydes def. Junior dos Santos TKO (punches) 2 1:06 Welterweight Michael Chiesa def. Rafael dos Anjos Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00 Flyweight Alex Perez def. Jordan Espinosa Technical Submission 1 2:33 Women’s Strawweight Angela

Around the world of MMA: January 24-25

Reviews UFC 246: McGregor vs. Cowboy The UFC hosted an event at the T-Mobile Arena in Paradise, Nevada on Saturday, January 18th that was broadcast on the ESPN+ online PPV: Welterweight Conor McGregor def. Donald Cerrone TKO (punches) 1 0:40 Women’s Bantamweight Holly Holm def. Raquel Pennington Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 29–28, 30–27) 3 5:00 Heavyweight Aleksei Oleinik def. Maurice Greene Submission 2 4:38 Bantamweight Brian Kelleher def. Ode Osbourne Submission