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Around the world of MMA: April 10-12

On This Day In History Pride 34: Kamikaze On April 8, 2007 Pride Fighting Championships hosted their final event at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. Pride was sold to Zuffa later. Heavyweight Yoshihiro Nakao def. Edson Drago Submission (neck crank) 1 9:51 Heavyweight Eric Esch def. Zuluzinho Submission (americana) 1 2:35 Middleweight Makoto Takimoto def. Zelg Galesic Submission (kimura) 1 5:40 Heavyweight Gilbert Yvel def. Akira Shoji TKO

Around the world of MMA: May 24th

Reviews ONE Championship: Enter the Dragon One Championship hosted an event at the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore on Friday, May 17th and was broadcast on the ONE app: ONE Lightweight Championship Singapore Christian Lee def. Japan Shinya Aoki (c) TKO (Punches) 2 0:51 ONE Kickboxing Lightweight Championship Suriname Regian Eersel def. Netherlands Nieky Holzken Decision (Unanimous) 5 3:00 Kickboxing Featherweight Grand-Prix Quarter-Finals Thailand Phetmorakot Petchyindee Academy vs. Armenia

Around the world of MMA: April 4th

Reviews UFC on ESPN: Barboza vs. Gaethje The UFC hosted an event at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on Saturday, March 30th and was broadcast on ESPN: Lightweight Justin Gaethje def. Edson Barboza KO (punch) 1 2:30 Middleweight Jack Hermansson def. David Branch Submission (guillotine choke) 1 0:49 Featherweight Josh Emmett def. Michael Johnson KO (punch) 3 4:14 Women’s Strawweight Michelle Waterson def. Karolina Kowalkiewicz Decision (unanimous) (30-27,