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Around the world of MMA: August 2-7

Reviews UFC on Fox: Alvarez vs. Poirier 2 The UFC hosted an event at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada on July 28th broadcast on Fox: Lightweight Dustin Poirier def. Eddie Alvarez TKO (punches and elbow) 2 4:05 Featherweight José Aldo def. Jeremy Stephens TKO (punches) 1 4:19 Women’s Strawweight Joanna Jędrzejczyk def. Tecia Torres Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Lightweight Alexander Hernandez def. Olivier Aubin-Mercier Decision

Around the world of MMA: July 27-31

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Smith The UFC hosted an event at the Barclaycard Arena in Hamburg, Germany on Sun, July 22 broadcast on Fox Sports 1: Light Heavyweight Anthony Smith def. Maurício Rua KO (elbow and punches) 1 1:29 Light Heavyweight Corey Anderson def. Glover Teixeira Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Middleweight Abu Azaitar def. Vitor Miranda Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) 3 5:00 Heavyweight Marcin

Around the world of MMA: July 19-24

Reviews UFC Fight Night: dos Santos vs. Ivanov The UFC hosts an event at the CenturyLink Arena in Boise, Idaho on Saturday, July 14th broadcast on Fox Sports 1: Heavyweight Junior dos Santos def. Blagoy Ivanov Decision (unanimous) (50-45, 50-45, 50-45) 5 5:00 Welterweight Sage Northcutt def. Zak Ottow KO (punches) 2 3:13 Featherweight Rick Glenn def. Dennis Bermudez Decision (split) (30-27, 28-29, 29-28) 3 5:00 Welterweight Niko Price def.

Around the world of MMA: July 13-17

Reviews UFC 226: Miocic vs. Cormier The UFC hosted an event at the T-Mobile Arena in Paradise, Nevada on Saturday, July 7 broadcast on pay-per-view: Heavyweight Daniel Cormier def. Stipe Miocic (c) KO (punches) 1 4:33 Heavyweight Derrick Lewis def. Francis Ngannou Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 30-27) 3 5:00 Welterweight Mike Perry def. Paul Felder Decision (split) (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) 3 5:00 Lightweight Anthony Pettis def. Michael Chiesa Submission (triangle

Around the world of MMA: July 5-10

Reviews Bellator 201: Macfarlane vs. Lara BMMA hosted an event at the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, CA on June 29th on Paramount Network: Women’s Flyweight Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (c) def. Alejandra Lara Submission (armbar) 3 3:55 Lightweight Saad Awad def. Ryan Couture TKO (punches) 1 4:29 Women’s Flyweight Valérie Létourneau def. Kristina Williams Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00 Featherweight Juan Archuleta def. Robbie Peralta KO (punches) 3

Around the world of MMA: June 29th

Reviews PFL 2 PFL hosted an event at the Chicago Theater in Chicago, Illinois on Thursday, June 21st that broadcast on NBCSN: Lightweight Will Brooks def. Luiz Firmino Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-37, 30-27) 3 5:00 Lightweight Brian Foster def. Ramsey Nijem TKO (flying knee and punches) 3 0:23 Women’s Lightweight Kayla Harrison def. Brittney Elkin Submission (armbar) 1 3:18 Lightweight Efrain Escudero def. Jason High Technical Submission (guillotine choke) 3

Around the world of MMA: June 21-26

Reviews Absolute Championship Berkut 88: Silva vs. Camozzi ACB hosted an event at the Sleeman Sports Complex in Brisbane, Australia on Saturday, June 16th on Facebook: Light Heavyweight 93 kg Poland Karol Celiński def. England Luke Barnatt Decision (Majority) 3 5:00 Lightweight 70 kg Poland Marcin Held def. Australia Callan Potter Submission (Heel Hook) 1 1:09 Middleweight 84 kg Brazil Rodolfo Vieira def. Australia Jacob Holyman-Tague Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1

Around the world of MMA: June 16-19

Reviews PFL 1 PFL’s event was at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York on June 7 on NBCSN: Featherweight Andre Harrison def. Jumabieke Tuerxun Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-26) 3 5:00 Featherweight Lance Palmer def. Bekbulat Magomedov Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 3:21 Featherweight Timur Valiev def. Max Coga Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) 3 5:00 Heavyweight Alex Nicholson def. Jake Heun KO (flying

Around the world of MMA: June 7-12

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Rivera vs. Moraes The UFC hosted an event at the Adirondack Bank Center in Utica, New York on Friday, June 1st on Fox Sports 1: Bantamweight Marlon Moraes def. Jimmie Rivera TKO (head kick and punches) 1 0:33 Lightweight Gregor Gillespie def. Vinc Pichel Submission (arm-triangle choke) 2 4:06 Heavyweight Walt Harris def. Daniel Spitz TKO (punches and elbows) 2 4:59 Welterweight Ben Saunders def. Jake