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Around the world of MMA: April 10-12

On This Day In History Pride 34: Kamikaze On April 8, 2007 Pride Fighting Championships hosted their final event at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. Pride was sold to Zuffa later. Heavyweight Yoshihiro Nakao def. Edson Drago Submission (neck crank) 1 9:51 Heavyweight Eric Esch def. Zuluzinho Submission (americana) 1 2:35 Middleweight Makoto Takimoto def. Zelg Galesic Submission (kimura) 1 5:40 Heavyweight Gilbert Yvel def. Akira Shoji TKO

Scotland’s Stevie Ray plans to make a statement against ‘sloppy’ Alan Patrick at fight in Brazil

It has been almost a year since Stevie Ray last stepped inside the Octagon but the lightweight contender is set to make his long awaited return to action when he faces Alan Patrick at UFC Fight Night: Cyborg vs Lansberg in Brazil on Saturday night. Injury setbacks have kept Stevie on the sidelines since he dismantled Mickael Lebout in Dublin last October but Scotland’s finest is now 100% healthy, raring to