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Around the world of MMA: February 1 – 2

Reviews Bellator 214: Fedor vs. Bader Bellator MMA hosted an event at The Forum in Inglewood, California on Saturday, January 26th and was broadcast on the Paramount Network: Heavyweight Ryan Bader def. Fedor Emelianenko KO (punches) 1 0:35 Featherweight Henry Corrales def. Aaron Pico KO (punches) 1 1:07 Heavyweight Jake Hager def. J.W. Kiser Submission (arm-triangle choke) 1 2:09 Bantamweight Juan Archuleta def. Ricky Bandejas Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)3

Around the world of MMA: June 9-11

There was a great UFC pay-per-view event this weekend and this coming weekend the action doesn’t slow down: Reviews UFC 212: Aldo vs. Holloway The UFC hosted an event at the Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Saturday, June 3rd broadcast on PPV: Featherweight Max Holloway (ic) def. José Aldo (c) TKO (punches) 3 4:13 Women’s Strawweight Cláudia Gadelha def. Karolina Kowalkiewicz Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 3:03 Middleweight

Around the world of MMA: May 19-20

There was a good fight this last weekend and thing are only going full force forward going into this week as well: Review UFC 211: Miocic vs. dos Santos 2 The UFC hosted an event at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas on Saturday, May 13th on pay-per-view: Heavyweight Stipe Miocic (c) def. Junior dos Santos TKO (punches) 1 2:22 Women’s Strawweight Joanna Jędrzejczyk (c) def. Jéssica Andrade Decision

Around the world of MMA: April 29th

It’s a down time for MMA which is welcome considering the upcoming pay-per-view coming up in a few weeks: Reviews Glory 40: Copenhagen Glory kickboxing hosted an event at the Forum Copenhagen in Copenhagen, Denmark on Apr 29 on UFC Fight Pass: Glory Middleweight Championship Canada Simon Marcus def. Netherlands Jason Wilnis (c) Decision (split) 5 3:00 Middleweight Contender Tournament Final Tunisia Yousri Belgaroui def. Brazil Alex Pereira Decision (unanimous)

Around the world of MMA: April 29th

Last weekend yielded some decent fights and while it is going to be a quiet weekend, there are still things going on: Reviews Bellator 178: Straus vs. Pitbull 4 Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut on Sat., April 21st on Spike TV: Featherweight Patricio Freire def. Daniel Straus (c) Submission (guillotine choke) 2 0:37 Women’s Flyweight Ilima-Lei Macfarlane def. Jessica Middleton Submission (armbar)

Around the world of MMA: March 31st

There was some minor MMA action this weekend. However, things are going to ramp up a little bit for major MMA: Reviews Invicta FC 22: Evinger vs. Kunitskaya II Invicta FC hosted an event at the Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City, Missouri on March 25th on UFC Fight Pass: Bantamweight Tonya Evinger (c) def. Yana Kunitskaya Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 4:32 Strawweight Livia Renata Souza def. Ayaka Hamasaki TKO

Around the world of MMA: March 25th

There was a fight night event and the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships this weekend and more to come: Reviews UFC Fight Night: Manuwa vs. Anderson The UFC hosted an event at The O2 Arena in London, England on Saturday, March 18 broadcast on UFC Fight Pass: Light Heavyweight Jimi Manuwa def. Corey Anderson KO (punch) 1 3:05 Welterweight Gunnar Nelson def. Alan Jouban Submission (guillotine choke) 2 0:46 Catchweight