There was a fight night with a surprising win and now another busy weekend in MMA is approaching. Here they are:


UFC Fight Night: Silva vs. Bipsing

The UFC hosted an event at the The O2 Arena in London, England broadcast on UFC Fight Pass on February 27th:

Middleweight Michael Bisping def. Anderson Silva Decision (unanimous) (48-47, 48-47, 48-47) 5 5:00
Middleweight Gegard Mousasi def. Thales Leites Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 29-28, 30-27) 3 5:00
Welterweight Tom Breese def. Keita Nakamura Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) 3 5:00
Bantamweight Brad Pickett def. Francisco Rivera Decision (split) (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) 3 5:00
Featherweight Makwan Amirkhani def. Mike Wilkinson Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 30-27, 29-28) 3 5:00
Bantamweight Davey Grant def. Marlon Vera Decision (unanimous) (30-26, 30-26, 30-26) 3 5:00
Middleweight Scott Askham def. Chris Dempsey KO (punch and head kick) 1 4:45
Featherweight Arnold Allen def. Yaotzin Meza Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00
Middleweight Krzysztof Jotko def. Brad Scott Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 30-27, 29-28) 3 5:00
Lightweight Rustam Khabilov def. Norman Parke Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00
Heavyweight Daniel Omielańczuk def. Jarjis Danho Technical Decision (majority) (29-29, 29-28, 29-28) 3 1:31
Lightweight Teemu Packalén def. Thibault Gouti Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 0:24
Lightweight David Teymur def. Martin Svensson TKO (punches) 2 1:26


59th Annual NAIA Wrestling National Championships

The NAIA Wrestling National Championships takes place this weekend on March 4-5 in Topeka, Kansas at the Kansas Expocentre to be broadcast on ESPN3. This level of college wrestling has produced several high profile MMA athletes with the likes of Benson Henderson, Bobby Lashley and Abel Trujillo being NAIA alumni.

Bellator 151: Warren vs. Cardwell

Bellator MMA hosts an event at the WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma on March 4th on Spike TV:

Bantamweight Joe Warren vs. Darrion Caldwell
Welterweight Fernando Gonzalez vs. Gilbert Smith
Featherweight Goiti Yamauchi vs. Bubba Jenkins
Bantamweight Joe Taimanglo vs. Sirwan Kakai
Featherweight Chris Jones vs. Ray Wood
Bantamweight Steve Garcia vs. Ricky Turcios
Welterweight Justin Patterson vs. Chance Rencountre
Featherweight Treston Thomison vs. Aaron Roberson
Welterweight Neiman Gracie vs. Roger Carroll
Middleweight Derek Palmer vs. Jermayne Barnes
Featherweight Shane Peterson vs. Stephen Banaszak

Titan FC 37: Johns vs. Simons

Titan FC hosts an event at the Clark County Civic Center in Ridgefield, Washington on March 4th on UFC Fight Pass:

For vacant bantamweight title Anderson dos Santos vs. Ricky Simon
For featherweight title Andre Harrison vs. Steven Siler
For flyweight title Tim Elliott vs. Pedro Nobre
Muhsin Corbbrey vs. Pat Healy
Anthony Gutierrez vs. Benny Vinson
Zak Bucia vs. Jason Novelli
Grant Dawson vs. Robert Washington
E.J. Brooks vs. Ben Egli
Austin Arnett vs. David Burrows
Jorge Dominguez vs. Jose Torres

UFC 196: McGregor vs. Diaz

The UFC hosts an event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on March 5th broadcast on PPV:

Welterweight Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz
Women’s bantamweight Holly Holm (c) vs. Miesha Tate
Light heavyweight Gian Villante vs. Ilir Latifi
Light heavyweight Corey Anderson vs. Tom Lawlor
Women’s bantamweight Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko
Welterweight Brandon Thatch vs. Siyar Bahadurzada
Welterweight Erick Silva vs. Nordine Taleb
Middleweight Vitor Miranda vs. Marcelo Guimaraes
Featherweight Darren Elkins vs. Chas Skelly
Lightweight Diego Sanchez vs. Jim Miller
Lightweight Justin Salas vs. Jason Saggo
Featherweight Julian Erosa vs. Teruto Ishihara