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Bellator 136 weigh-in results: Will Brooks, Dave Jansen on weight for title fight
(mmajunkie.com)
The Bellator 136 fighter weigh-ins took place today, and all main card fighters made weight without issue. The Bellator 136 weigh-in results included: MAIN CARD (Spike TV, 9 p.m. ET) Champ Will Brooks (155) vs. Dave Jansen (154.6) – for lightweight title Rafael Carvalho (185.8) vs. Joe Schilling (185.6) Marcin Held (155.8) vs. Alexander Sarnavskiy (155) Alexander Volkov (243) vs. Tony Johnson (264) PRELIMINARY CARD (MMAjunkie, 7 p.m. ET) Fabricio Guerreiro (145.2) vs. John Teixeira (145.8) Saad Awad (155.4) vs. Rob Sinclair (155.2) Joey Beltran (184) vs. Brian Rogers (186) Marcos Bonilla (147)* vs. A.J. McKee (144) Chad George (136) vs. Mark Vorgeas (135.6) Jay Bogan (147.4)** vs. Justin Governale (146) Jonathan Santa Maria (125) vs. Steve Ramirez (126) Chris Herrera (186) vs. Luc Bondole (185.6) Cleber Luciano (150) vs. Aaron Miller (150) – 150-pound catchweight fight * Bonilla must lose a pound to make the featherweight limit ** Bogan must lose 1.4 pounds to make the featherweight limit
Submitted Apr 9, 2015 9:36PM by JLS1980 - 0 comments
Filed under: Bellator
 
Ben Askren vs. Luis Santos for the ONEFC Welterweight Title
(sportskeeda.com)
Luis Santos has been given the opportunity of a lifetime at ONE: VALOR OF CHAMPIONS. Santos will headline the 24 April 2015 card from the Mall of Asia Arena in the Philippines against one of the best fighters in the world, current ONE Welterweight World Champion Ben Askren.
Submitted Apr 9, 2015 6:23PM by prophecy033 - 7 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Ronny Markes out of WSOF 20 main event, David Branch gets new opponent
(mmafighting.com)
World Series of Fighting 20 has lost yet another competitor during fight week. Three days after Melvin Guillard was pulled from the card, headliner Ronny Markes dropped out of the main event Thursday, the day of weigh-ins, WSOF executive vice president Ali Abdel Aziz told MMAFighting.com. Markes is in the hospital, Abdel Aziz said. It was immediately unclear what was ailing him. (Courtesy of on Twitter)
Submitted Apr 9, 2015 4:14PM by Wez - 3 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
UFN 62’s Jorge Oliveira tests positive for stanozolol, suspended for one year
(mmafighting.com)
The Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA) announced earlier this week that all fighters who competed at the UFC Fight Night 62 event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on March 21, tested clean for banned substances. However, that’s not the case. According to CABMMA, "a communication error was identified by the Executive Committee when issuing the drug test results" due to "a misinterpretation of the partial report sent by the UCLA Olympic Analytical Lab (WADA Accredited Lab), where tests were analyzed and results confirmed."
Submitted Apr 9, 2015 1:31PM by Wez - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
CSAC's first Media Day allows MMA outlets to shadow judge at Bellator 136
(bloodyelbow.com)
Bloody Elbow’s Paul Gift and writers from MMA Fighting, Sherdog and ESPN will shadow the official judges of Bellator 136 as part of a CSAC media event. Here are the details.
Submitted Apr 9, 2015 11:31AM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: Bellator
 
Griffin, Bonnar reminisce 10 years after classic
(mmafighting.com)
Forrest Griffin and Stephan Bonnar came on The MMA Hour to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the most important fight in UFC history.
Submitted Apr 9, 2015 11:28AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Nate Diaz pumps brakes on Matt Brown fight
(mmafighting.com)
Shortly after the UFC officially announced that Nate Diaz was set to fight Matt Brown at UFC 189 on July 11, Diaz took to Twitter to put a wrench in those plans.
Submitted Apr 9, 2015 11:26AM by FastKnockout - 8 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Joanne Calderwood wants title shot in Scotland, says Jedrzejczyk exposed Esparza
(mmajunkie.com)
Joanne Calderwood hasn’t been told where she stands in the UFC’s strawweight title picture. However, she thinks a quality victory at UFC Fight Night 64 could earn her a crack at Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s belt.
Submitted Apr 9, 2015 11:20AM by FastKnockout - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Sara McMann wants to fight Cat Zingano next
(mmafighting.com)
Cat Zingano has indicted she wants to get right back to action against a top bantamweight contender. Sara McMann is willing to step to the plate.
Submitted Apr 8, 2015 10:49PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Todd Duffee gets wish vs. Frank Mir in UFC Fight Night 72 headliner in San Diego
(mmajunkie.com)
Todd Duffee gets wish vs. Frank Mir in UFC Fight Night 72 headliner in San Diego.
Submitted Apr 8, 2015 10:42PM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Nate Diaz vs Matt Brown - UFC 189
(sherdog.com)

The matchup was revealed on Wednesday’s edition of UFC Tonight. UFC 189 takes place at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and is headlined by a featherweight title tilt between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor. In the evening’s co-main event, Robbie Lawler will defend his welterweight strap against Rory MacDonald.
Submitted Apr 8, 2015 9:17PM by Bustamante-Aoki - 17 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Iaquinta questions judge who scored bout for Masvidal: I knew Doug Crosby ‘wasn't giving me nothing’
(bloodyelbow.com)
UFC lightweight Al Iaquinta explains why he was disappointed to see judge Doug Crosby score his bout against Jorge Masvidal.
Submitted Apr 8, 2015 11:43AM by FastKnockout - 26 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
UFC vet vs. ADCC champ verbally agreed for Submission Series Pro in July
(bloodyelbow.com)
Submission Series Pro books UFC vet Tom DeBlass and ADCC champ Joao Assis to compete in a submission only match in Toronto,Canada in July.
Submitted Apr 8, 2015 11:40AM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: Other Combat Sports
 
Matt Hamill rescues boy, hits TV news
(bloodyelbow.com)
Matt Hamill rescued a child from a car crash last week, now the former UFC fighter made the TV news with this brave action.
Submitted Apr 8, 2015 11:35AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Miscellaneous
 
UFC.TV App Now Available on Xbox One Consoles; PPVs Now Available Globally
(sherdog.com)
UFC.TV App Now Available on Xbox One Consoles; PPVs Now Available Globally.
Submitted Apr 8, 2015 11:28AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
WSOF 20's Dave Branch not stressing move to light heavyweight, was 240 after last fight
(mmajunkie.com)
Dave Branch has impressed since moving to WSOF, winning the tournament to crown a middleweight champion, and then knocking out heavily favored Yushin Okami at WSOF 15 to retain his title.
Submitted Apr 8, 2015 11:27AM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
'UFC Fight Night 67: Condit vs. Alves' gets 9:30 a.m. ET start time
(mmajunkie.com)
The lineup is taking shape for “UFC Fight Night 67: Condit vs. Alves,” a Brazilian event that kicks off with an early start time at 9:30 a.m. ET (6:30 a.m. PT).
Submitted Apr 8, 2015 11:25AM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Pat Curran vs. Goiti Yamauchi set for Bellator 139 in Kansas
(mmajunkie.com)
Bellator MMA’s return to Kansas is coming together with some intriguing fights.
Submitted Apr 8, 2015 11:24AM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: Bellator
 
No surprises with 'UFC Fight Night 62: Maia vs. LaFlare' drug-testing results
(mmajunkie.com)
The Comissao Atletica Brasileira de MMA (CABMMA) – the Brazilian MMA Commission – has announced that all its UFC Fight Night 62 drug tests have come back clean.
Submitted Apr 8, 2015 11:23AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
 
Mairbek Taisumov vs. Alan Patrick added to UFC Fight Night 69 in Berlin
(mmajunkie.com)
A lightweight bout between Mairbek Taisumov (23-5 MMA, 3-1 UFC) and Alan Patrick (12-0 MMA, 2-0 UFC) has joined June’s UFC Fight Night 69 lineup in Germany.
Submitted Apr 8, 2015 11:21AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
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