It was a quiet weekend and things are still a little on the quiet side this weekend. Here are the various events:


UFC Fight Night: Rodriguez vs. Caceres

The UFC hosted an event at the Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah on August 6th on Fox Sports 1:

Featherweight Yair Rodriguez def. Alex Caceres Decision (split) (46-49, 48-47, 48-47) 5 5:00
Featherweight Dennis Bermudez def. Rony Jason Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-26, 30-27) 3 5:00
Middleweight Thales Leites def. Chris Camozzi Submission (rear-naked choke) 3 2:58
Welterweight Santiago Ponzinibbio def. Zak Cummings Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 30-27) 3 5:00
Middleweight Trevor Smith def. Joe Gigliotti Decision (unanimous) (30-26, 30-26, 30-26) 3 5:00
Women’s Strawweight Maryna Moroz def. Danielle Taylor Decision (split) (28-29, 29-28, 30-27) 3 5:00
Welterweight Court McGee def. Dominique Steele Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00
Heavyweight Marcin Tybura def. Viktor Pešta KO (head kick) 2 0:53
Lightweight David Teymur def. Jason Novelli KO (punches) 2 1:25
Featherweight Teruto Ishihara def. Horacio Gutiérrez KO (punches) 1 2:32
Featherweight Cub Swanson def. Tatsuya Kawajiri Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) 3 5:00
Heavyweight Justin Ledet def. Chase Sherman Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00


Combate Americas: Combate Ocho

Combate Americas hosts an event at the Exchange in Los Angeles, California on Aug 11 broadcast on UFC Fight Pass:

MAIN EVENT 145LBS John Castaneda VS Angel Cruz
125LBS Danny Martinez VS Benjamin Vinson
125 LBS Heinrich Wassmer VS Benji Gomez
145 LBS Izic Fernandez VS Marcos Bonilla
125 LBS Jonathan Santa Maria VS Albert Tapia
145 LBS Jonathan Quiroz VS Ryan Lilley
155 LBS Jose Estrada VS Christian Cardona
155 LBS Erick Gonzalez VS Yoandy Carrillo
170 LBS Daniel Rodriguez VS Hector Saldana
170 LBS George HernandezVS Hakob Ter-Petrosyan

One Championship 45: Heroes of the World

One Championship is hosting an event at the Cotai Arena in Macau, China on Aug 13 broadcast on pay-per-view:

Interim flyweight title Tilek Batyrov VS Adriano Moraes
Eduard Folayang VS Adrian Pang
Honorio Banario VS Eddie Ng
Christian Lee VS Martin Nguyen
Alexandre Machado VS Alain Ngalani
Ma Jia Wen VS Jimmy Yabo
Ma Hao Bin VS Chan Rothana
Kritsada Kongsrichai VS Joshua Pacio

King of the Cage: Will Power

King of the Cage hosts an event at the Embassy Suites in Albuquerque, New Mexico on August 13th on MAVTV:

170 lb. Welterweight Division Steve Hanna vs Cesar Zamarippa
130 lb. Flyweight Division Turrell “Freakstrong” Galloway vs Jordan Hernandez
Southwest Amateur Lightweight Title Jesse Martinez vs Javier Rodriguez
205 lb. Heavyweight Division Josh Moreno vs Mike Cook

2016 Olympic Games

The 2016 Olympics as usual includes several fighting disciplines including Taekwando and Wrestling in week two. This is the first Olympics since wrestling was saved from being axed from the 2024 Olympics to be located.