Reviews

Bellator 228: Pitbull vs. Archuleta

Bellator MMA hosted an event at The Forum in Inglewood, California on Saturday, September 28th broadcast on the DAZN streaming service:

Middleweight Gegard Mousasi def. Lyoto Machida Decision (split) (29-28, 30-27, 28-29) 3 5:00
Featherweight Patricio Freire (c) def. Juan Archuleta Decision (unanimous) (49-46, 50-45, 49-46) 5 5:00
Featherweight A. J. McKee def. Georgi Karakhanyan KO (punches) 1 0:08
Featherweight Darrion Caldwell def. Henry Corrales Decision (unanimous) (29-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00
Featherweight Daniel Weichel def. Saul Rogers Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 30-27, 29-28) 3 5:00
Featherweight AJ Agazarm def. Jonathan Quiroz Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00
Women’s Strawweight Ava Knight def. Shannon Goughary TKO (punch to the body) 3 1:46
Catchweight (165 lbs.) Antonio McKee def. William Sriyapai TKO (punches) 2 1:17
Catchweight (175 lbs.) Johnny Cisneros def. Michael Jasper TKO (ankle injury) 2 2:48
Featherweight Leandro Higo def. Shawn Bunch Submission (guillotine choke) 2 4:34
Featherweight Weber Almeida def. Castle Williams TKO (punches) 2 0:20
Catchweight (133 lbs.) James Barnes def. David Duran Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 1:51
Lightweight Joshua Jones def. Dominic Clark Submission (guillotine choke) 1 2:39
Bantamweight Adrian Najera def. Jason Edwards Submission (rear-naked choke) 3 2:28
Catchweight (130 lbs.) Benji Gomez def. Jonathan Santa Maria Decision 3 5:00
Middleweight Osman Diaz def. Andre Walker Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 3:05
Catchweight (165 lbs.) Ian Butler def. Emilio Williams TKO (punches) 2 0:53

UFC Fight Night: Hermansson vs. Cannonier

The UFC hosted an event at the Royal Arena in Copenhagen, Denmark on Saturday, September 28 that was broadcast on the ESPN+ streaming service:

Middleweight Jared Cannonier def. Jack Hermansson TKO (punches) 2 0:27
Lightweight Mark Madsen def. Danilo Belluardo TKO (punches) 1 1:12
Welterweight Gilbert Burns def. Gunnar Nelson Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00
Light Heavyweight Ion Cuțelaba def. Khalil Rountree Jr. TKO (elbows) 1 2:35
Light Heavyweight Ovince Saint Preux def. Michał Oleksiejczuk Submission (Von Flue choke) 2 2:14
Welterweight Nicolas Dalby def. Alex Oliveira Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00
Middleweight John Phillips def. Alen Amedovski KO (punches) 1 0:17
Middleweight Makhmud Muradov def. Alessio Di Chirico Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00
Welterweight Ismail Naurdiev def. Siyar Bahadurzada Decision (unanimous) (30–26, 30–25, 30–25) 3 5:00
Featherweight Giga Chikadze def. Brandon Davis Decision (split) (29–28, 28–29, 29–28) 3 5:00
Women’s Bantamweight Lina Länsberg def. Macy Chiasson Decision (unanimous) (29–27, 29–27, 29–28) 3 5:00
Lightweight Marc Diakiese def. Lando Vannata Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 30–26) 3 5:00
Bantamweight Jack Shore def. Nohelin Hernandez Submission (rear-naked choke) 3 2:51

Previews

Bellator 229: Koreshkov vs. Larkin

Bellator MMA will be hosting an event at the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California on Friday, October 4th on Paramount Network:

Welterweight Andrey Koreshkov vs. Lorenz Larkin
Lightweight Saad Awad vs. Goiti Yamauchi
Middleweight Joe Schilling vs. Tony Johnson
Catchweight (118 lbs.) Keri Ann Melendez vs. Mandy Polk
Welterweight Derek Anderson vs. Guilherme Bomba
Middleweight Anatoly Tokov vs. Hracho Darpinyan
Featherweight Adel Altamimi vs. Salim Mukhidinov
Featherweight Jay Jay Wilson vs. Jorge Juarez
Lightweight Sunni Imhotep vs. Kelvin Gentapanan
Middleweight Jordan Newman vs. Riley Miller
Middleweight Johnny Eblen vs. Mauricio Alonso
Lightweight Vladimir Tokov vs. Brandon Hastings
Welterweight Joey Davis vs. Jeffrey Peterson

UFC 243: Whittaker vs. Adesanya

The UFC will be hosting an event at the Marvel Stadium in Melbourne, Australia on Sunday, October 6th Australian time (5th US) on pay-per-view:

Middleweight Robert Whittaker (c) vs. Israel Adesanya (ic)
Lightweight Al Iaquinta vs. Dan Hooker
Heavyweight Tai Tuivasa vs. Sergey Spivak
Welterweight Luke Jumeau vs. Dhiego Lima
Heavyweight Justin Tafa vs. Yorgan De Castro
Welterweight Jake Matthews vs. Rostam Akman
Welterweight Callan Potter vs. Maki Pitolo
Lightweight Jamie Mullarkey vs. Brad Riddell
Women’s Featherweight Megan Anderson vs. Zarah Fairn dos Santos
Women’s Flyweight Nadia Kassem vs. Ji Yeon Kim
Bantamweight Khalid Taha vs. Bruno Silva