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Around the world of MMA: September 15-19

Reviews Bellator 246: Archuleta vs. Mix Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut on Saturday, September 12th on Paramount Network: Bantamweight Juan Archuleta def. Patchy Mix Decision (unanimous) (49-46, 48-47, 48-47) 5 5:00 Welterweight Neiman Gracie def. Jon Fitch Submission (heel hook) 2 4:47 Catchweight (131.7 lbs) Liz Carmouche def. DeAnna Bennett Submission (rear-naked choke) 3 3:17 Catchweight (157 lbs) Keoni Diggs def. Derek

Around the world of MMA: September 8-12

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs. Sakai The UFC hosted an event at the UFC Apex facility in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday, September 5th that was broadcast on the ESPN+ online service: Heavyweight Alistair Overeem def. Augusto Sakai TKO (elbows and punches) 5 0:26 Light Heavyweight Ovince Saint Preux def. Alonzo Menifield KO (punch) 2 4:07 Welterweight Michel Pereira def. Zelim Imadaev Submission (rear-naked choke) 3 4:39 Middleweight André

Around the world of MMA: June 20th

Reviews UFC on ESPN: Eye vs. Calvillo The UFC hosted an event at the UFC Apex facility in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday, June 13th that was simulcast on ESPN and ESPN+ online: Catchweight (126.25 lbs) Cynthia Calvillo def. Jessica Eye Decision (unanimous) (49–46, 49–46, 48–47) 5 5:00 Catchweight (190.5 lbs) Marvin Vettori def. Karl Roberson Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 4:17 Lightweight Charles Rosa def. Kevin Aguilar Decision (split) (28–29,

Around the world of MMA: May 23rd

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Teixeira The UFC hosted an event at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida on Saturday, May 13th that was broadcast on ESPN+: Light Heavyweight Glover Teixeira def. Anthony Smith TKO (punches) 5 1:04 Heavyweight Ben Rothwell def. Ovince Saint Preux Decision (split) (28–29, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00 Lightweight Drew Dober def. Alexander Hernandez TKO (punches) 2 4:25 Bantamweight Ricky Simon def. Ray

UFC Fight Night 171: Smith vs Glover review

Vintage Glover Teixeira was still a sight to behold. The former Shooto Brazil titleholder weathered serious adversity and continued his unlikely resurgence in the Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight division, as he dispatched Anthony Smith with punches in the fifth round of their UFC Fight Night 171 headliner on Wednesday at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida. Smith (33-15, 8-5 UFC) met his end 64 seconds into Round 5,

Around the world of MMA: May 13-16

Reviews UFC 249: Ferguson vs. Gaethje The UFC hosted an event at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida on Saturday, May 9th that was broadcast on PPV: Lightweight Justin Gaethje def. Tony Ferguson TKO (punches) 5 3:39 Bantamweight Henry Cejudo (c) def. Dominick Cruz TKO (knee and punches) 2 4:58 Heavyweight Francis Ngannou def. Jairzinho Rozenstruik KO (punches) 1 0:20 Catchweight (150.5 lbs) Calvin Kattar def. Jeremy Stephens

UFC 249: Ferguson vs Gaethje review

Gaethje may have put the final nail in the coffin for any hopes of seeing the long awaited Ferguson vs Khabib Nurmagomedov showdown at the empty VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida, on Saturday night, but he did so in the most honest way possible. Utilising vicious punching power and a steady barrage of debilitating leg kicks, Gaethje gradually wore down Ferguson en route to a technical knockout stoppage

Around the world of MMA: May 8-9

Reviews Combat Quest 7: Mortal KOmbat Vigilant Promotions hosted an event at The Minnreg Hall in Largo, Florida that was broadcast on Saturday, May 9, 2020 over the internet. On This Day In History ONE Championship: Ascent to Power On May 6, 2016 ONE Championship hosted an event at the Singapore Indoor Arena in Kallang, Singapore that was broadcast online on their app. Women’s Atomweight Singapore Angela Lee def. Japan

Around the world of MMA: May 9th

Reviews M-1 Global: Road to NFG 3 M-1 Global hosted an event in Minsk, Belarus on Saturday, April 25, 2020 that was broadcast online on their website and their YouTube channel: Anton Fedorovich def Denis Sereda Unanimous Dec Ivan Kulak def Pavel Sakevich Unanimous Dec Abdula Taikhanov def Nikolay Pirozhnik Unanimous Dec Turhan Suleymanov def Ilya Berezhnov Unanimous Dec Andrey Zhukovsky def Vladislav Kovalev Sub, 2:14 R2 Andrey Skolush def

Around the world of MMA: April 24-25

Reviews Tylko Jeden: Odcinek 6 Konfrontacja Sztuk Walki hosted an event in Warsaw, Poland on Friday, April 17, 2020 that was broadcast online and on television in Poland: Tomasz Romanowski def Marcin Krakowiak Unanimous Dec A. Bartosiński def Piotr Walawski KO/TKO, 0:23 R3 M-1 Global: Road to NFG 2 M-1 Global hosted an event in Minsk, Belarus on Saturday, April 18, 2020 and was broadcast online on their website and