10) Vinny Magalhares defeats Brandon Halsey via technically knockout – PFL 5: High vs. Schulte Vinny Magalhares is finally breaking out in the Professional Fighter’s League and his win against Bellator MMA and M-1 Global veteran Brandon Halsey. 9) Darrion Caldwell defeats Noat Lahat via knockout victory – Bellator 204: Caldwell vs. Lahat While Noat Lahat may not be an elite level featherweight, he was the first test for Darrion Caldwell in his move up from bantamweight.
In the process of preparation for the next fight, dissent within the ranks of Team Whittaker begins to show up.
The winner for this week is The Ultimate Fighter: Team Whittaker vs. Team Gastelum participant Justin Frazier.
Language barriers get interesting in the house, Justin Frazier’s cardio improves and then the next fight takes place
Cardio becomes an issue for one of the heavyweights, dogs take center stage and a trip to the dentist leads to panic.
10) Khalil Rountree Jr. defeats Gokhan Saki via technical knockout – UFC 226: Miocic vs. Cormier To say that Khalil Rountree Jr. shocked people by knocking out Gokhan Saki is an understatement considering the fact that Saki is known for his kickboxing career. However, Rountree proved that he can do exactly that. 9) Daniel Cormier defeats Stipe Miocic via knockout punches victory – UFC 226: Miocic vs. Cormier Daniel Cormier made history against Stipe Miocic by becoming
The winner is Henry Cejudo and there’s a detailed UFC 227 review covering the main pay-per-view fight card.
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
June has brought on the beginning of a series of good fights that could very well be fight of the year candidates: 10) Brendan Allen defeats Larry Crowe via knockout – Legacy Fighting Alliance 43: Allen vs. Crowe To say that Legacy Fighting Alliance continues turning out good prospects is an understatement as this match shows. 9) Keoni Diggs defeats Andy Varela via TKO victory – Legacy Fighting Alliance 44:
This is a final review of this season of The Ultimate Fighter 27: Undefeated covering the whole of the series overall.