We had a week off in terms of major MMA but we are back to reviewing and previewing the more major shows going on this weekend:

Reviews:

UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier

Light Heavyweight Jon Jones (c) def. Daniel Cormier Decision (unanimous) (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) 5 5:00
Lightweight Donald Cerrone def. Myles Jury Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00
Middleweight Brad Tavares def. Nate Marquardt Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00
Flyweight Kyoji Horiguchi def. Louis Gaudinot Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00
Welterweight Hector Lombard def. Josh Burkman Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) 3 5:00
Lightweight Paul Felder def. Danny Castillo KO (spinning back fist) 2 2:09
Bantamweight Cody Garbrandt def. Marcus Brimage TKO (punches) 3 4:50
Heavyweight Shawn Jordan def. Jared Cannonier KO (punches) 1 2:57
Lightweight Evan Dunham def. Rodrigo Damm Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00
Welterweight Omari Akhmedov def. Mats Nilsson Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00
Catchweight (138 lbs) Marion Reneau def. Alexis Dufresne Decision (unanimous) (30-26, 30-26, 30-25) 3 5:00

Previews:

Bellator 132: Pitbull vs. Straus

Bellator MMA kicks off the new year under the traditional format at the Pechanga Resort and Casino on January 16th on Spike TV:

Featherweight Patricio Freire (c) vs. Daniel Straus
Featherweight Georgi Karakhanyan vs. Bubba Jenkins
Light Heavyweight Houston Alexander vs. Virgil Zwicker
Welterweight Fernando Gonzalez vs. Marius ┼Żaromskis
Middleweight Dustin Jacoby vs. John Salter
Catchweight (220 Pounds) Everett Cummings va. Hector Carillo
Welterweight Jonathan Rivera vs. Steve Kozola
Lightweight Derek Anderson vs. Danny Navarro
Featherweight Fabricio Guerreiro vs. TBA
Bantamweight Fabian Gonzalez vs. Albert Morales
Middleweight Luc Bondole vs. Chris Herrera

WSOF 17: Shields vs. Foster

World Series of Fighting kicks off their new year with a fight card at the Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas on January 17th on NBCSN:

Jake Shields vs Brian Foster
Brian ‘The Bandit’ Cobb vs Jonathan ‘Johnny Boy’ Nunez
Krasimir ‘The Wrestler’ Mladenov vs Brendan Kornberger
Bryson Hansen vs Rudy ‘Ruthless’ Morales
Adam Cella vs Danny ‘Dee1’ Davis Jr.
Gil Guardado vs Sinjen ‘The Saint’ Smith
Jimmy Spicuzza vs Joe Condon
Soslan Abanokov vs Jordan ‘All Day’ Rinaldi
Taylor McCorriston vs Donavon Frelow
Jamie Point vs Trey ‘The King’ Williams

UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs. Siver

The first UFC Fight Night of the year will take place at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts on January 18th broadcast on Fox Sports 1:

Featherweight Conor McGregor vs. Dennis Siver
Lightweight Donald Cerrone vs. Benson Henderson
Middleweight Uriah Hall vs. Ron Stallings
Lightweight Norman Parke vs. Gleison Tibau
Welterweight Cathal Pendred vs. Sean Spencer
Welterweight John Howard vs. Lorenz Larkin
Lightweight Zhang Lipeng vs. Chris Wade
Flyweight Patrick Holohan vs. Shane Howell
Lightweight Johnny Case vs. Frankie Perez
Featherweight Charles Rosa vs. Sean Soriano
Light Heavyweight Matt Van Buren vs. Sean O’Connell
Flyweight Tateki Matsuda vs. Joby Sanchez