The upcoming UFC 204 is exciting for a few different reasons but so are a few other fights taking place this weekend:

Reviews

UFC Fight Night: Lineker vs. Dodson

The UFC hosted an event at the Moda Center in Portland, Oregon on Saturday, October 1 broadcast on Fox Sports 1:

Catchweight (136.5 lbs) John Lineker def. John Dodson Decision (split) (47-48, 48-47, 48-47) 5 5:00
Catchweight (161.5 lbs) Alex Oliveira def. Will Brooks TKO (punches) 3 3:30
Welterweight Zak Ottow def. Joshua Burkman Decision (split) (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) 3 5:00
Flyweight Brandon Moreno def. Louis Smolka Submission (guillotine choke) 1 2:23
Light Heavyweight Luis Henrique da Silva def. Joachim Christensen Submission (armbar) 2 4:43
Catchweight (148.5 lbs) Andre Fili def. Hacran Dias Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00
Heavyweight Shamil Abdurakhimov def. Walt Harris Decision (split) (28-29, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00
Welterweight Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos def. Keita Nakamura Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00
Middleweight Nate Marquardt def. Tamdan McCrory KO (punch and head kick) 2 4:44
Light Heavyweight Ion Cutelaba def. Jonathan Wilson Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00
Heavyweight Curtis Blaydes def. Cody East TKO (elbows) 2 2:02
Women’s Bantamweight Ketlen Vieira def. Kelly Faszholz Decision (split) (28-29, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00

Previews

Legacy Fighting Championship 60: East vs. Heden

Legacy FC hosts an event at the Grand Casino Hinckley in Hinckley, Minnesota on Friday, October 7th on AXS TV:

Main Event: 265 – Brian Heden (29-15) vs Tyler East (13-5)
170 – Jos Eichelberger (18-9) vs Dakota Cochrane (24-10)
145 – Nate Richardson (4-1) vs Nick Compton (12-5)
170 – Tat Romero (26-6) vs Isaiah Pitts (6-1)
140 – Kevin Clark (4-2) vs Jr Hernandez (19-9)
155 – Billy Christianson (11-5) vs Marcus Edwards (11-4)
265 – Zach Thumb (4-2) vs Maurice Greene (2-1)
205 – Nick Wagner (8-5-1) vs Cam Olson (4-2)
205 – Garrett Olson (6-7) vs Nick Roehrick (4-0)
125 Amateur – Shane Scott (2-2) vs John Vorachit (Debut)
110 Amateur – Tameka Zwilling (1-0) vs Kelsy Johnson (1-2)
265 Amateur – Matt Hatfield (3-3) vs James Dancingbull (1-0)
205 Amateur – Cayman Audie (2-4) vs Francisco Mata (1-0)
145 Amateur – Ryle Masterson (3-0) vs Jesse Hernandez (8-4)
145 Amateur – TBD vs Cody Whitney (1-1)

World Series of Fighting 33: Gaethje vs. Dugulubgov

WSOF hosts an event at the Kansas City Memorial Auditorium in Kansas City, Missouri on October 7 on NBCSN:

Lightweight Justin Gaethje (c) vs. Ozzy Dugulubgov
Light Heavyweight David Branch (c) vs. Vinny Magalhães
Lightweight Jason High vs. João Zeferino
Lightweight Luiz Firmino vs. Brian Foster
Welterweight John Howard vs. Abubakar Nurmagomedov
Heavyweight Ashley Gooch vs. Shawn Jordan
Bantamweight Chris Gutierrez vs. Timur Valiev
Bantamweight Jesse Brock vs. Bekbulat Magomedov
Welterweight Michael Arrant vs. Abu Azaitar
Lightweight Islam Mamedov vs. Alonzo Martinez
Featherweight Bryce Mitchell vs. Brandon Phillips
Welterweight Bobby Cooper vs. Magomed Magomedkerimov

UFC 204: Bisping vs. Henderson 2

The UFC hosts an event at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England on Saturday, October 8 broadcast on PPV:

Middleweight Michael Bisping (c) vs. Dan Henderson
Middleweight Vitor Belfort vs. Gegard Mousasi
Light Heavyweight Ovince Saint Preux vs. Jimi Manuwa
Heavyweight Stefan Struve vs. Daniel Omielańczuk
Featherweight Mirsad Bektic vs. Russell Doane
Bantamweight Iuri Alcântara vs. Brad Pickett
Bantamweight Ian Entwistle vs. Rob Font
Bantamweight Damian Stasiak vs. Davey Grant
Welterweight Leon Edwards vs. Albert Tumenov
Welterweight Danny Roberts vs. Mike Perry
Lightweight Leonardo Santos vs. Adriano Martins
Lightweight Łukasz Sajewski vs. Marc Diakiese