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Around the world of MMA: February 15 – 17

Reviews UFC 234: Whittaker vs. Gastelum The UFC hosted an event at the Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia on Sunday, February 10th (11th USA time) and that was broadcast on PPV: Middleweight Israel Adesanya def. Anderson Silva Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Lightweight Lando Vannata def. Marcos Rosa Mariano Submission (kimura) 1 4:55 Bantamweight Ricky Simon def. Rani Yahya Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-25) 3 5:00 Women’s

Around the world of MMA: Kid Yamamoto dies at 41

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Oliynyk The UFC hosts an event at the Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Moscow, Russia on Sat, September 15th on UFC Fight Pass: Heavyweight Oleksiy Oliynyk def. Mark Hunt Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 4:26 Light Heavyweight Jan Błachowicz def. Nikita Krylov Submission (arm-triangle choke) 2 2:41 Heavyweight Shamil Abdurakhimov def. Andrei Arlovski Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Welterweight Alexey Kunchenko def. Thiago Alves Decision

Around the world of MMA: August 2-5

This had to be the best weekend of MMA this year and now things are going to slow down this weekend for a bit: Reviews UFC 214: Cormier vs. Jones 2 The UFC hosted an event at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California on Sat., July 29th broadcast on pay per view: Light Heavyweight Jon ‘Bones’ Jones def. Daniel Cormier (c) KO (head kick and punches) 3 3:01 Welterweight Tyron

Around the world of MMA: July 25-30

It was a good weekend with a good fight and there’s more to come this coming weekend to be sure: Reviews UFC on Fox: Weidman vs. Gastelum The UFC hosted an event at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, New York on July 22nd on Fox: Middleweight Chris Weidman def. Kelvin Gastelum Submission (arm-triangle choke) 3 3:46 Featherweight Darren Elkins def. Dennis Bermudez Decision (split) (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) 3

Around the world of MMA: September 30-October 1

Fight night and fight night level events have been going on as of late. With all of that here are the various fight cards: Reviews UFC Fight Night: Cyborg vs. Lansberg The UFC hosted an event at the Ginasio Nilson Nelson in Brasilia, Brazil on Saturday, September 24 on Fox Sports 1: Catchweight (140 lbs) Cristiane Justino def. Lina Länsberg TKO (punches) 2 2:29 Featherweight Renan Barão def. Phillipe Nover