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Around the world of MMA: May 25th

There was a fight night this last weekend and things will settle down this coming Memorial Day weekend as well: Reviews UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. Usman The UFC hosts an event at the Movistar Arena in Santiago, Chile on Saturday, May 19th broadcast on Fox Sports 1: Welterweight Kamaru Usman def. Demian Maia Decision (unanimous) (50-45, 49-46, 49-46) 5 5:00 Women’s Strawweight Tatiana Suarez def. Alexa Grasso Submission (rear-naked

Around the world of MMA: May 12th

It was a quiet week for higher level MMA events but things are going to ramp up in a head to head war of events: Reviews Legacy Fighting Alliance 39: Heinisch vs. Checco Legacy FA hosts an event at the Dobson Arena in Vail, Colorado on Friday, May 4th to be broadcast on AXS TV: Middleweight Ian Heinisch def. Gabriel Checco KO (punches) 1 3:44 Middleweight Hayward Charles def. Christiano

Around the world of MMA: April 6-7

It was a very slow weekend and now things are finally going to pick up in terms of exciting fight events all around: Reviews TPF 34: Sipe vs. Lewis The Tachi Palace hosted an in house promotion in Lemoore, California on Fri, Mar 29 broadcast on Sherdog.com. Previews Bellator 196: Henderson vs. Huerta BMMA hosts an event at the Budapest Sports Arena in Budapest, Hungary on Friday, Apr 6 on

Around the world of MMA: March 29th

Several fight night level events took place over the weekend and with Easter weekend coming up they’ll be less: Reviews Legacy Fighting Alliance 36: Simon vs. Zani Legacy FA hosted an event at the Morongo Casino Outdoor Pavilion in Cabazon, California on March 23 on AXS TV: Bantamweight Ricky Simon (c) def. Vinicius Zani KO (punches) 1 0:59 Featherweight Jamall Emmers def. Guilherme Faria TKO (punches) 3 1:18 Welterweight Christian

Around the world of MMA: March 9th

There were some big events this last weekend but there are also several upcoming fight nights this coming weekend: Reviews UFC 222: Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya The UFC hosted an event at the┬áT-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday, March 3rd broadcast on PPV: Women’s Featherweight Cris Cyborg (c) def. Yana Kunitskaya TKO (punches) 1 3:25 Featherweight Brian Ortega def. Frankie Edgar KO (elbow & punches) 1 4:44 Bantamweight Sean

Around the world of MMA: February 11th

It was a good weekend of fight night level events and this coming weekend there will be some more events coming: Reviews CES 48: Wiuff vs. Rebello CES hosted an event at the Twin River Casino in Lincoln, Rhode Island on Friday, February 2nd broadcast on AXS: Greg Rebello def Travis Wiuff Lose KO/TKO, 0:23 R1 Dinis Paiva def Kevin Barberena Unanimous Dec Tim Caron def Timothy Woods KO/TKO, 1:23

Around the world of MMA: September 22-23

There were some good fight night level events this weekend and there will be more fight night events this weekend? Reviews UFC Fight Night: Rockhold vs. Branch The UFC hosted an event at the PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on September 16th on Fox Sports 1: Middleweight Luke Rockhold def. David Branch Submission (punches) 2 4:05 Welterweight Mike Perry def. Alex Reyes KO (knee) 1 1:19 Middleweight Anthony Smith

Around the world of MMA: August 29 – September 2

The money fight took place this last weekend and it was pretty close. This week we return to regular MMA matches: Reviews Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor Mayweather Promotions hosted an event at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on Sat., August 26th on PPV: Super welterweight (154 lbs.) United States Floyd Mayweather Jr. def. Republic of Ireland Conor McGregor TKO 10 1:05 Junior lightweight (130 lbs.) United States

Around the world of MMA: July 18-22

This last weekend was a good night of fights and there will be a few this coming weekend that will be equally good: Reviews UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs. Ponzinibbio The UFC hosted an event at The SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland on Sunday, July 17th broadcast on Fox Sports 1: Welterweight Santiago Ponzinibbio def. Gunnar Nelson KO (punches) 1 1:22 Catchweight (118 lbs) Cynthia Calvillo def. Joanne Calderwood Decision

Around the world of MMA: January 13-14

It’s the first week that MMA action is happening this year and there are a few minor fight cards going on this week: Previews Legacy Fighting Alliance 1: Peterson vs. Higo The new Legacy Fighting Alliance hosts its’ first event at the Bomb Factory in Dallas, Texas on Jan. 13th on AXS TV: Steven Peterson vs. Leandro Higo 135 lbs Damon Jackson vs. C. Cheeks III 145 lbs Eli Tamez