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Former UFC fighter Angela Magana recently came out of a two day coma following surgery on a herniated disc.

She most recently fought in Rizin Fighting Federation last August and has qualified to represent Puerto Rico in Olympic wrestling.

Reviews

UFC 236: Holloway vs. Poirier 2

The UFC hosted an event at the State Farm Arena in Atlanta, Georgia on Saturday, April 13th and was broadcast on pay-per-view and ESPN:

Lightweight Dustin Poirier def. Max Holloway Decision (unanimous) (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) 5 5:00
Middleweight Israel Adesanya def. Kelvin Gastelum Decision (unanimous) (48-46, 48-46, 48-46) 5 5:00
Light Heavyweight Khalil Rountree Jr. def. Eryk Anders Decision (unanimous) (30-26, 30-26, 30-26) 3 5:00
Welterweight Dwight Grant def. Alan Jouban Decision (split) (29-28, 27-30, 29-28) 3 5:00
Light Heavyweight Nikita Krylov def. Ovince Saint Preux Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 2:30
Lightweight Matt Frevola def. Jalin Turner Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00
Flyweight Alexandre Pantoja def. Wilson Reis TKO (punches) 1 2:58
Welterweight Max Griffin def. Zelim Imadaev Decision (majority) (29-27, 29-27, 28-28) 3 5:00
Bantamweight Khalid Taha def. Boston Salmon TKO (punches) 1 0:25
Welterweight Belal Muhammad def. Curtis Millender Decision (unanimous) (29-27, 29-27, 30-26) 3 5:00
Bantamweight Montel Jackson def. Andre Soukhamthath Decision (unanimous) (30-26, 30-27, 29-27) 3 5:00
Women’s Flyweight Poliana Botelho def. Lauren Mueller Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00
Bantamweight Brandon Davis def. Randy Costa Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 1:12

Previews

UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs. Oleinik

The UFC hosts an event at the Yubileyny Sports Palace in Saint Petersburg, Russia on Saturday, April 20th and the event will be broadcast on ESPN+:

Heavyweight Alistair Overeem vs. Alexey Oleinik
Lightweight Islam Makhachev vs. Arman Tsarukyan
Heavyweight Sergei Pavlovich vs. Marcelo Golm
Light Heavyweight Ivan Shtyrkov vs. Devin Clark
Women’s Flyweight Roxanne Modafferi vs. Antonina Shevchenko
Middleweight Krzysztof Jotko vs. Alen Amedovski
Bantamweight Movsar Evloev vs. Seung Woo Choi
Welterweight Sultan Aliev vs. Keita Nakamura
Lightweight Alexander Yakovlev vs. Alex da Silva Coelho
Heavyweight Marcin Tybura vs. Shamil Abdurakhimov
Light Heavyweight Gadzhimurad Antigulov vs. Michał Oleksiejczuk
Lightweight Magomed Mustafaev vs. Rafael Fiziev

Rizin 15 – Yokohama

Rizin Fighting Federation hosts an event at the Yokohama Arena in Yokohama, Japan on Sunday, April 21st to be broadcast on FITE TV:

Rizin Light Heavyweight Championship Czech Republic Jiří Procházka vs. United States Muhammed Lawal
Kickboxing Catchweight 59 kg Japan Tenshin Nasukawa vs. Philippines Fritz Aldin Biagtan
Catchweight 60 kg Japan Kyoji Horiguchi vs. United States Ben Nguyen
Catchweight 71 kg Japan Satoru Kitaoka vs. Brazil Roberto Souza
Light Heavyweight 93 kg Sweden Karl Albrektsson vs. Brazil Christiano Frohlich
Catchweight 51 kg Japan Rena Kubota vs. France Samantha Jean-Francois
Catchweight 68 kg Japan Mikuru Asakura vs. Brazil Luiz Gustavo
Flyweight 57 kg Japan Kana Watanabe vs. Poland Justyna Haba
Lightweight 70 kg Japan Koji Takeda vs. Australia Damien Brown
Flyweight 58 kg Japan Seiichiro Ito vs. Angola Manel Kape
Flyweight 57 kg Japan Kanako Murata vs. Mexico Saray Orozco
Kickboxing Bantamweight 61 kg Japan Taiga vs. Brazil Thalisson Gomes Ferreira