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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)

Top 10 Fights of September 2017

September was a very finish heavy month, particularly when it came to submissions. Here are the top 10 of them: Top 10 Fights of September 2017 10) Rafael dos Anjos defeats Neil Magny via arm-triangle choke – UFC 215: Nunes vs. Shevchenko 2 Rafael dos Anjos has continued proving himself in the welterweight division with a submission over Neil Magny. 9) Paul Daley defeats Lorenz Larkin via knockout by punches – Bellator

Around the world of MMA: September 15-16

It was a good weekend of fights and there are still some good ones coming up this weekend to be sure: Reviews Legacy Fighting Alliance 22: Heinisch vs. Perez Legacy FA hosted an event at the 1st Bank Arena in Broomfield, Colorado on Friday, September 8th on AXS TV: Middleweight Markus Perez def. Ian Heinisch Submission (arm-triangle choke) 1 2:14 Middleweight Gilbert Smith def. Ben Smith Submission (guillotine choke) 2

Around the world of MMA: September 8-9

The UFC is back with a potentially record breaking event. This is going to be a good event this coming weekend: Reviews Legacy Fighting Alliance 21: Noblitt vs. Branjao Legacy FA hosted an event at the Branson Convention Center in Branson, Missouri on Friday, Sep. 1st on AXS TV: Light Heavyweight Kyle Noblitt def. Antônio Branjão Submission (guillotine choke) 1 4:13 Middleweight Kevin Holland def. Grady Hurley TKO (knees and