Don't miss episode six of Lookin' for a fight where UFC President Dana White and his two friends Matt Serra and Nick "The Tooth" travel across the USA to find MMA talents.
Seven-time UFC fighter Ryan Jimmo (19-5) became a victim of a hit-and-run collision with fatal outcome. The Canadian died at the hospital at the age of 34.
Inside MMA's host Bas Rutten and UFC fighter Josh Barnett are taking requests from fans to act out Brock Lesnar vs Mark Hunt, Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather, Demetrious Johnson vs Stefan Struve and even Ronda Rousey vs “Cyborg” Justino.
Quinton Jackson was back to #2 MMA promotion at Bellator 157 show where the UFC veteran met Olympic judoka Satoshi Ishii. The Japanese played well his game taking down his opponent, clinching and avoiding exchanges on the feet. The American was losing two rounds in our opinion, but managed to take the third round where he landed some good shots. At the end the judges gave "Rampage" split decision victory (29-28, 28-29, 30-27).
One of the most known Bellator fighters Michael Chandler fought Patricky Freire in the co-main event for the vacant lightweight title. The American looked good with the strikes early and after another attack connected with the perfect right punch knocking out the Brazilian at 2:14 into the match.
Full Bellator 157 results and video:
Bellator 157 in St. Louis will be headlined by a 225-pound catchweight match between Olympic judoka Satoshi Ishii and former UFC light heavyweight champion Quinton Jackson. During the weigh-in event "Rampage" showed 224.9 pounds, and Ishii was 222.8. Check out the weigh-in event video above.
UFC signs undefeated heavyweight Dmitry Sosnovskiy (9-0). The debut date and opponent of the 26-year-old fighter is yet to be announced.
Last week legendary Fedor Emelianenko got beaten up in his second fight since returning to MMA by Fabio Maldonado, but the Russian managed to win in a controversial way. The match was discussed a lot on the internet and UFC President Dana White also gave his thoughts during the debut podcast episode of “UFC Unfiltered with Jim Norton and Matt Serra,"
July's UFC 200 will feature a total of three title fights and a big comeback of former Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar. Watch the extended preview in the video above.
UFC high profile Donald Cerrone (30-7) picked up another win and his 17th fight bonus after stopping Patrick Cote at the recent UFC Fight Night 89 in Canada. Despite all the extra money for his hard work in the Octagon the American is unhappy with the pay.
UFC Fight Night 89 in Ottawa, Canada, featured top welterweights Stephen Thompson and Rory MacDonald in the headliner. The fight wasn't the best on the card, but of course there were reasons for that. MacDonald tried a few rolling leglocks early, but couldn't finish it. Thompson controlled the distance methodically picking apart his opponent with strikes and connecting with nice kicks. The Canadian had problems to grapple the American who was determined to play his own game. At the end MacDonald turned up his tempo but again wasn't very successful to deliver any damage and Thompson won by unanimous decision.
In the co-headliner Donald Cerrone met with Patrick Cote. Cerrone took the fight to the mat early, dominating Cote in grappling and was close to get a submission. In the second round "Cowboy" outstriked his opponent, punishing his legs and scoring a knockdown. In the last round Cerrone again sent Cote to knockdown. The Canadian survived but he went again to knockdown and this time the American won by TKO.
Full UFC Fight Night 89 results: