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Top 10 Fights of October 2019

10) Keri Taylor Melendez defeats Mandy Polk via decision – Bellator 229 Keri Taylor Melendez, the wife of Gilbert Melendez, was able to go all three rounds with Mandy Polk and was able to control the fight overall. 9) Goiti Yamauchi defeats Saad Awad via submission – Bellator 229 After pulling an arm bar submission, Goiti Yamauchi was in fact so quick that Saad Awad wasn’t even able to submit

Around the world of MMA: July 11-16

Reviews UFC 239: Jones vs. Santos The UFC hosted an event at the T-Mobile Arena in Paradise, Nevada as the culmination of UFC International Fight Week. The event was hosted on Saturday, July 6th and was broadcast on pay-per-view and on ESPN: Light Heavyweight Jon Jones (c) def. Thiago Santos Decision (split) (48-47, 48-47, 47-48) 5 5:00 Women’s Bantamweight Amanda Nunes (c) def. Holly Holm TKO (head kick and punches)

Around the world of MMA: July 6-9

Reviews Legacy Fighting Alliance 70: Ferreira vs. Martin Legacy Fighting Alliance hosted an event at The Sylvee in Madison, Wisconsin on Friday, June 28th that was broadcast on AXS TV: Heavyweight Brett Martin def. Renan Ferreira Disqualification (illegal strikes) 1 3:21 Welterweight Mark Lemminger def. Isaac Steele Submission (guillotine choke) 2 3:14 Featherweight Jake Childers def. Jamey Simmons KO (knee) 1 0:13 Welterweight Dante Schiro def. Rmandel Cameron Decision (unanimous)