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Around the world of MMA: June 16-19

Reviews PFL 1 PFL’s event was at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York on June 7 on NBCSN: Featherweight Andre Harrison def. Jumabieke Tuerxun Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-26) 3 5:00 Featherweight Lance Palmer def. Bekbulat Magomedov Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 3:21 Featherweight Timur Valiev def. Max Coga Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) 3 5:00 Heavyweight Alex Nicholson def. Jake Heun KO (flying

Around the world of MMA: June 7-12

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Rivera vs. Moraes The UFC hosted an event at the Adirondack Bank Center in Utica, New York on Friday, June 1st on Fox Sports 1: Bantamweight Marlon Moraes def. Jimmie Rivera TKO (head kick and punches) 1 0:33 Lightweight Gregor Gillespie def. Vinc Pichel Submission (arm-triangle choke) 2 4:06 Heavyweight Walt Harris def. Daniel Spitz TKO (punches and elbows) 2 4:59 Welterweight Ben Saunders def. Jake

Around the world of MMA: December 23rd

It was another good weekend of fights and with Christmas coming up things are going to slow down slightly: Reviews Legacy Fighting Alliance 29: Camus vs. Simon Legacy Fighting Alliance hosted an event at the Mystic Lake Casino Hotel in Prior Lake, Minnesota on 12/15 on AXS: Bantamweight Ricky Simon def. Chico Camus Decision (unanimous) 5 5:00 Lightweight Jeff Peterson def. Mike Richman Decision (unanimous) 3 5:00 Featherweight Nate Jennerman

Around the world of MMA: December 15-16

There was a fight night level event this last weekend but that’s going to change this coming weekend to be sure: Reviews Bellator 190: Carvalho vs. Sakara Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Nelson Mandela Forum in Florence, Italy on Sat., December 9th on Spike TV: Middleweight Rafael Carvalho (c) def. Alessio Sakara KO (elbow and punches) 1 0:44 Lightweight Brandon Girtz def. Luka Jelcic KO (punches) 1 1:57

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