If this last weekend demonstrated anything it’s anything can happen in MMA. Here are the reviews and previews:


UFC 196: McGregor vs. Diaz

The UFC hosted an event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, March 5th on pay-per-view:

Welterweight Nate Diaz def. Conor McGregor Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 4:12
Women’s Bantamweight Miesha Tate def. Holly Holm (c) Technical Submission (rear-naked choke) 5 3:30
Light Heavyweight Ilir Latifi def. Gian Villante Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00
Light Heavyweight Corey Anderson def. Tom Lawlor Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) 3 5:00
Women’s Bantamweight Amanda Nunes def. Valentina Shevchenko Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-27, 29-27) 3 5:00
Welterweight Siyar Bahadurzada def. Brandon Thatch Submission (arm-triangle choke) 3 4:11
Welterweight Nordine Taleb def. Erick Silva KO (punches) 2 1:34
Middleweight Vitor Miranda def. Marcelo Guimarães TKO (head kick and punches) 2 1:09
Featherweight Darren Elkins def. Chas Skelly Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 29-27, 30-26) 3 5:00
Lightweight Diego Sanchez def. Jim Miller Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00
Lightweight Jason Saggo def. Justin Salas TKO (punches) 1 4:31
Featherweight Teruto Ishihara def. Julian Erosa KO (punches) 2 0:34


2016 NCAA Division III Wrestling Championships

The 2016 NCAA Division III Wrestling Championships take place on March 11-12 at the U.S. Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids, Iowa hosted by Cornell College and broadcast on NCAA.com. Matt Hamill is a three time D3 champion.

2016 NCAA Division II Wrestling Championships

The 2016 NCAA Division II Wrestling Championships will be taking place this year at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls, SD on Mar. 11-12 broadcast on NCAA.com. Shane Carwin and King Mo are champions.

Invicta FC 16: Hamasaki vs. Brown

Invicta FC hosts an event at the Trinidad Pavilion in Las Vegas, Nevada on March 11 broadcast on UFC Fight Pass:

Atomweight Japan Ayaka Hamasaki (c) vs. United States Amber Brown
Flyweight Brazil Vanessa Porto vs. Brazil Jennifer Maia
Strawweight United States Angela Hill vs. United States Stephanie Eggink
Bantamweight Mexico Irene Aldana vs. United States Jessamyn Duke
Flyweight United States Roxanne Modafferi vs. United States DeAnna Bennett
Atomweight Brazil Herica Tiburcio vs. United States Jinh Yu Frey
Flyweight United States Andrea Lee vs. United States Sarah D’Alelio
Bantamweight United States Kelly McGill vs. United States Aspen Ladd
Strawweight United States Ashley Greenway vs. United States Sarah Click

WSOF 29: Gaethje vs. Foster

WSOF hosts an event at the Bank of Colorado Arena in Greenly, Colorado on Sat., March 12th broadcast on NBCSN:

Justin Gaethje vs Brian Foster
Josh ‘Cuddly Bear’ Copeland vs Mike ‘300’ Hayes
Cory ‘The One’ Devela vs Louis ‘Handgunz’ Taylor
Josh Cavan vs Kris Hocum
Ian Heinisch vs Tyler Vogel
Josh ‘The Hellboy’ Huber vs Clay Wimer
Danny Mainus vs Brandon Royval