Tag "wrestling"

Around the world of MMA: March 20-24

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Lee vs. Oliveira The UFC hosted an event at the Ginásio Nilson Nelson in Brasília, Brazil on Saturday, March 14th that was be broadcast the online on ESPN+ service: Catchweight (158.5 lbs) Charles Oliveira def. Kevin Lee Submission (guillotine choke) 3 0:28 Welterweight Gilbert Burns def. Demian Maia TKO (punches) 1 2:34 Lightweight Renato Moicano def. Damir Hadžović Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 0:44 Light Heavyweight Nikita

UFC and British Wrestling Association announce partnership

UFC and the British Wrestling Association have announced a partnership agreement to actively promote amateur and Olympic wrestling throughout the United Kingdom. “We are very happy to announce our new partnership with the British Wrestling Association,” UFC Senior Vice President & General Manager – EMEA James Elliott said. “UFC is fully committed to supporting the development of clean and safe amateur sports. Our sports share the same core values and