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Preview: Eddie Bravo Invitational 13

Sun, 2017-10-22 08:00

Check out Countdown to EBI 13: The Lightweights with tournament founder and jiu-jitsu legend Eddie Bravo as he prepares us for the return of four-time EBI champ Garry Tonon this Sunday.

The event airs live on UFC Fight Pass.

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Complete Results From UFN 118 In Poland

Sat, 2017-10-21 21:46

Darren Till promised to make a name for himself Saturday and that’s exactly what he did.

Till finished Donald Cerrone in the main event of UFC Fight Night 118, ending the bout in the first round with a series of punches.

The card aired live on UFC Fight Pass from Poland.

Till remained unbeaten in his career, handing Cerrone his third consecutive loss in the process.

In the co-main event, former title challenger Karolina Kowalkiewicz out-pointed Jodie Esquibel for a decision win.

Jan Blachowicz and Oskar Piechota also earned victories on the main card.

Marcin Held, Brian Kelleher, Ramazan Emeev, Andre Fili, Warlley Alves, Aspen Ladd and Josh Emmett were prelim winners.

Kelleher and Damian Stasiak claimed “Fight of the Night” honors, with Till and Blachowicz scoring “Performance of the Night” bonuses. The attendance inside the Ergo Arena in Gdarisk was announced at 11,138 for a live gate of $677,000.

Complete results are on the following page:

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UFC President On Current Season Of The Ultimate Fighter

Sat, 2017-10-21 18:00

UFC president Dana White stopped by The Ultimate Fighter house on a recent episode, commentating his thoughts on the current season of the reality series.

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“Notorious” Documentary Coming To U.S. In November

Sat, 2017-10-21 18:00

A documentary on the career of UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor will receive a one-day U.S. theatrical screening.

The Hollywood Reporter stated that the film will be shown on November 8 through Trafalagar Releasing.

The movie, directed by Gavin Fitzgerald, will be released first in Ireland with a special interview with McGregor taking place. It follows his career from pre-UFC through his bout with Floyd Mayweather earlier this year.

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Damien Brown Welcomes Frank Camacho At Australia

Sat, 2017-10-21 13:00

Damien Brown, a native of Australia, has been added to the upcoming UFC Fight Night 121 card vs. Frank Camacho.

Set for November 18, the event takes place inside the Qudos Bank Arena in Sydney, Australia with Fabricio Werdum meeting Marcin Tybura in the main event.

Brown (17-10) has split his four Octagon appearances, with Camacho (20-5) looking for his first win after dropping his debut.

Below is the current fight card:

Heavyweight: Fabricio Werdum vs. Marcin Tybura

Heavyweight: Tai Tuivasa vs. Rashad Coulter

Flyweight: Ryan Benoit vs. Askhan Mokhtarian

Female Flyweight: Joanne Calderwood vs. Bec Rawlings

Strawweight: Alex Chambers vs. Nadia Kassem

Featherweight: Alex Volkanovski vs. Humberto Bandenay

Middleweight: Dan Kelly vs. Elias Theodorou

Welterweight: Belal Muhammad vs. Tim Means

Welterweight: Jake Matthews vs. Bojan Velickovic

Flyweight: Jenel Lausa vs. Eric Shelton

Lightweight: Damien Brown vs. Frank Camacho

Lightweight: Will Brooks vs. Nik Lentz

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Complete Results From Bellator 185

Sat, 2017-10-21 07:00

Gegard Mousasi earned a victory in his debut with Bellator Friday night, besting former champion Alexander Shlemenko

Mousasi-Shlemenko served as the main event for Bellator 185, airing live on Spike from the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut.

Mousasi improved to 43-6-2 in his career with the decision, claiming two of the three rounds on all three cards.

Neiman Gracie remained unbeaten, submitting Zak Bucia with a neck-crank in the second round.

Kristina Williams scored an upset in her pro debut, finishing former boxing champion Heather Hardy via doctor’s stoppage. Also, Lisa Blaine defeated Ana Julaton and Ryan Quinn topped Marcus Surin in the other main card bouts.

Complete results are below:

Gegard Mousasi (43-6-2) defeated Alexander Shlemenko (56-10, 1 NC) via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Neiman Gracie (7-0) defeated Zak Bucia (18-9) via submission (neck crank) at 2:27 of round two

Kristina Williams (1-0) defeated Heather Hardy (1-1) via TKO (doctor’s stoppage) at 2:00 of round two

Ryan Quinn (14-7) defeated Marcus Surin (4-1) via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Lisa Blaine (2-0) defeated Ana Julaton (2-3) via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

John Lopez (6-4) defeated Billy Giovanella (9-5) via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-26)

Kevin Carrier (1-0) defeated Jose Antonio Perez (0-1) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Vovka Clay (4-2) defeated Frank Sforza (6-1) via submission (guillotine) at 1:17 of round two

Don Shainis (4-1) defeated Matthew Denning (5-7) via TKO (strikes) at 4:50 of round one

Jordan Young (7-0) defeated Alec Hooben (5-4) via submission (triangle choke) at 2:44 of round one

Costello van Steenis (9-1) defeated Steve Skrzat (8-10) via submission (strikes) at 2:52 of round one

Joaquin Buckley (8-1) defeated Vinicius de Jesus (5-2) via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Pete Rogers (3-4) defeated Timothy Wheeler (1-5) via submission (guillotine) at :37 of round one

Dean Hancock (3-1) defeated John Beneduce (2-2) via TKO (strikes) at 3:38 of round one

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“Karate Hottie,” “Tiny Tornado” Headed To Detroit

Fri, 2017-10-20 18:00

Veteran stawweights Tecia Torres and Michelle Waterson will meet in Detroit at UFC 218 later this year.

Set for December 2 from the Little Caesars Arena, the card features Max Holloway defending his featherweight belt vs. Frankie Edgar.

Torres (9-1) has picked up back-to-back victories over Juliana Lima and Bec Rawlings since a 2016 decision loss to Rose Namajunas. Waterson (14-5) had her own two-fight win streak snapped by Waterson in April of this year.

Below is the current fight card:

UFC Featherweight Championship
Max Holloway (c) vs. Frankie Edgar

Heavyweight: Alistair Overeem vs. Francis Ngannou

Strawweight: Felice Herrig vs. Cortney Casey

Strawweight: Angela Magana vs. Amanda Cooper

Lightweight: Eddie Alvarez vs. Justin Gaethje

Light Heavyweight: Dominick Reyes vs. Jeremy Kimball

Flyweight: Henry Cejudo vs. Sergio Pettis

Welterweight: Alex Oliveira vs. Yancy Medeiros

Lightweight: David Teymur vs. Drakkar Klose

Heavyweight: Justin Willis vs. Allen Crowder

Welterweight: Abdul Razak Alhassan vs. Sabah Homasi

Lightweight: Al Iaquinta vs. Paul Felder

Strawweight: Tecia Torres vs. Michelle Waterson

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Weigh-In Results For UFN 118: Poland

Fri, 2017-10-20 14:13

Weigh-ins for Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 118 event took place on Friday, and only one fighter missed weight.

Sam Alvey, who accepted a short-notice bout with Ramazan Emeev, came in three pounds heavy for the middleweight bout. The fight will go on with Alvey being fined a portion of his fight purse.

In the main event, Donald Cerrone meets Darren Till.

Complete weigh-in results are below:

MAIN CARD (UFC Fight Pass/3 p.m. ET)

Donald Cerrone (170 lbs.) vs. Darren Till (170)

Jodie Esquibel (114) vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz (115)

Jan Blachowicz (204) vs. Devin Clark (205)

Oskar Piechota (185) vs. Jonathan Wilson (186)

PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass/11:45 a.m. ET)

Nasrat Haqparast (155) vs. Marcin Held (156)

Anthony Hamilton (256) vs. Adam Wieczorek (233)

Brian Kelleher (135) vs. Damian Stasiak (134)

Sam Alvey (189)* vs. Ramazan Emeev (185)

Andre Fili (145) vs. Artem Lobov (145)

Warlley Alves (171) vs. Salim Touahri (171)

Aspen Ladd (136) vs. Lina Lansberg (134)

Felipe Arantes (145) vs. Josh Emmett (145)

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Best Of Alexander Shlemenko (Video)

Fri, 2017-10-20 13:00

Before he faces Gegard Mousasi Friday night at Bellator 185, take a look back at some of the finer moments in the career of Alexander Shlemenko.

The event airs live on Spike.

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Sterling-Yahya Square Off In Fresno

Fri, 2017-10-20 08:00

Bantamweights Aljamain Sterling and Rani Yahya will meet in California this December.

The two have been added to the UFC Fight Night 123 card, which goes down December 9 from the Save Mart Center in Fresno, California. Brian Ortega takes on Cub Swanson in the main event.

Sterling (14-2) has won back-to-back fights to improve to 6-2 inside the Octagon, with Yahya (24-9) bringing a 9-3 mark with him to the fight.

Below is the current fight card:

Featherweight: Cub Swanson vs. Brian Ortega

Lightweight: Scott Holtzman vs. Darrell Horcher

Middleweight: John Phillips vs. Eryk Anders

Female Flyweight: Liz Carmouche vs. Alexis Davis

Middleweight: Antonio Braga Neto vs. Trevin Giles

Flyweight: Alex Perez vs. Carls John de Tomas

Bantamweight: Bryan Caraway vs. Luke Sanders

Bantamweight: Benito Lopez vs. Albert Morales

Lightweight: Chris Grutzemacher vs. Davi Ramos

Bantamweight: Iuri Alcantara vs. Alejandro Perez

Featherweight: Jason Knight vs. Gabriel Benitez

Bantamweight: Aljamain Sterling vs. Rani Yahya

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Bellator 185: Weigh-In Results

Thu, 2017-10-19 21:46

Weigh-ins for Bellator 185 went down Thursday, and all 28 fighters were successful.

In the main event, Gegard Mousasi makes his promotional debut vs. former champion Alexander Shlemenko. The main card airs live on Spike following prelims on FightLine.

Mousasi weighed in at 185.75 pounds and Shlemenko was at 186.

Complete weigh-in results are below:

MAIN CARD (Spike/9 p.m. ET)

Gegard Mousasi (185.75 lbs.) vs. Alexander Shlemenko (186)

Neiman Gracie (170.5) vs. Zak Bucia (170.25)

Heather Hardy (126) vs. Kristina Williams (126)

Ana Julaton (125.5) vs. Lisa Blaine (122.75)

Ryan Quinn (155.5) vs. Marcus Surin (155.0)

PRELIMINARY CARD (FightLine/7 p.m. ET)

John Beneduce (155.25) vs. Dean Hancock (156)

Pete Rogers (144) vs. Timothy Wheeler (144)

Vinicius DeJesus (170) vs. Joaquin Buckley (171)

Steve Skrzat (186) vs. Costello Van Steenis (185.25)

Jordan Young (200) vs. Alec Hooben (194)

Don Shainis (150) vs. Matt Denning (149.25)

Vovka Clay (150) vs. Frank Sforza (149.25)

Kevin Carrier (156) vs. Jose Antonio Perez (153)

John Lopez (126) vs. Billy Giovanella (125)

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Free Fight Featuring LFA 25’s Dakota Cochrane

Thu, 2017-10-19 18:00

Dakota Cochrane returns to action this Friday night on AXS TV at Legacy Fighting Alliance 25.

In this fight replay, see Cochrane battle Efrain Escudero from Resurrection Fighting Alliance 13.

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Alex Caceres Added To UFN 122 In China Next Month

Thu, 2017-10-19 13:00

Alex Caceres has been added to the upcoming UFC Fight Night 122 event, as the former Ultimate Fighter competitor takes on Wang Guan.

Set for November 25 from the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai, China, the card features Anderson Silva vs. Kelvin Gastelum.

Caceres (13-10) will be trying to move above the .500 mark inside the Octagon, as he is currently 8-8. Guan (16-1-1) makes his debut with the promotion.

Also announced was a welterweight contest between Li Jingliang and Zak Ottow.

Jingliang (13-4) has posted a 5-2 UFC mark, with Ottow (15-4) going 2-1 over three appearances.

Below is the current fight card:

Middleweight: Anderson Silva vs. Kelvin Gastelum

Female Bantamweight: Yanan Wu vs. Gina Mazany

Strawweight: Yan Xiaonan vs. Kailin Curran

Heavyweight: Chase Sherman vs. Shamil Abdurakhimov

Featherweight: Zabit Magomedsharipov vs. Sheymon Moraes

Featherweight: Alex Caceres vs. Wang Guan

Welterweight: Li Jingliang vs. Zak Ottow

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Live Video For Bellator 185 Weigh-Ins

Thu, 2017-10-19 08:00

Catch the live fighter weigh-ins for Bellator 185 right here on FightLine.

The event takes place Friday night and airs live on Spike.

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LFA 25 This Friday, Preview Inside

Wed, 2017-10-18 18:00

Ciro Rodriguez meets Dakota Cochrane in the main event of Legacy Fighting Alliance 25 this Friday night on AXS TV.

The event, which also features Darrick Minner, Fernando Padilla and Duane Johnson, airs live at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT from Omaha.

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