Tag "Fabricio Werdum"

How the new weight classes will change MMA

Last year the Association of Boxing Commissions passed a 10 point plan to controlling weight cutting including adding four new weight classes towards the middle and upper range of weight classes in MMA. The new weight classes are geared towards making it easier for fighters to make weight and make lower risks along with the other rules in the 10 point plan that are going into affect. The UFC has pledged

Around the world of MMA: March 23-24

There was a fight night event this last weekend and there will be another few coming up this coming weekend: Reviews UFC Fight Night: Werdum vs. Volkov The UFC hosted an event at The O2 Arena in London, England on Saturday, March 17 broadcast on UFC Fight Pass: Heavyweight Alexander Volkov def. Fabrício Werdum KO (punches) 4 1:38 Light Heavyweight Jan Błachowicz def. Jimi Manuwa Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)

Around the world of MMA: March 17th

There were several fight night level events this last weekend and there will be another fight night coming up: Review BAMMA 34 BAMMA hosted an event at the SSE Arena in London, England on Friday, March 9th that was broadcast on ESPN 3: Welterweight England James Reedman def. England Jahreau Shepherd TKO (strikes) 2 3:03 Featherweight United Kingdom Nathan Rose def. England David Khalsa Decision (unanimous) 3 5:00 Bantamweight England

Top 10 Fights of October & November 2017

Top 10 Fights of October 2017 10) Mara Romero Borella defeated Kalindra Faria by submission victory – UFC 216: Ferguson vs. Lee 9) Poliana Botelho defeated Pearl Gonzalez by unanimous decision win – UFC 216: Ferguson vs. Lee 8) Londo Vannata and Bobby Green split draw due to a point deduction- UFC 216: Ferguson vs. Lee 7) Barb Honchak defeats Gillian Robertson via TKO – The Ultimate Fighter: A New

Around the world of MMA: November 16-19

There was a good fight night event over this weekend and there will be another good weekend fight night event: Reviews Bellator 187: McKee vs. Moore Bellator MMA hosted an event at the 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland on Friday, November 10th broadcast on Spike TV: Featherweight A.J. McKee def. Brian Moore Submission (rear-naked choke) 3 0:42 Women’s Featherweight Sinead Kavanagh def. Maria Casanova TKO (strikes) 1 0:34 Catchweight (161 pounds)

Around the world of MMA: October 13-14

This weekend history was made and now there will be a lull in major fights but there will still be some good fights: Reviews Bellator 184: Dantas vs. Caldwell Bellator MMA hosts an event at the WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma on Friday, October 6 on Spike: Bantamweight Darrion Caldwell def. Eduardo Dantas (c) Decision (unanimous) (48-47, 48-47, 50-45) 5 5:00 Featherweight Emmanuel Sanchez def. Daniel Straus Submission (triangle