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Quick Hits for Stories Over the Past Week

 

Sorry everyone for the lack of updates over the past week….. My dog got tangled up in my laptop cord pulling it off my desk, breaking the hard drive. Alas, I have bought a new one and am back in business. Sorry again!

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UFC News

  • Kenny Florian  (14-5-0 MMA/ 11-4 UFC Record) vs Diego Nunes (16-1-0 MMA/ 1-0 UFC Record) Set for UFC 131 on June 11th in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Tito Ortiz Out; Phil Davis (8-0-0 MMA/ 4-0 UFC) in versus Antonio Rogerio Nogueira ( 19-4-0 MMA/ 2-1 UFC) at UFC Fight Night 24 on March 26th in Seattle, Washington
  • Dustin Poirier (9-1-0 MMA/ 1-0 UFC) vs Rani Yahya (16-6-0 MMA/ 1-0 UFC) Added to UFC 131
  • Tim Credeur (12-3-0 MMA/ 3-1 UFC) vs Ed Herman (19-7-0 MMA/ 4-5 UFC) Targeted for TUF 13 Finale on June 4th in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Jason Brilz (18-3-1 MMA/ 3-2 UFC) vs Vladimir Matyushenko (25-5-0 MMA/ 6-3 UFC Record) Set to meet at UFC 129 on April 29th in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Darren Elkins (12-2-0 MMA/ 1-1 UFC) vs Michihiro Omigawa (12-9-1 MMA/ 0-3 UFC) Targeted for UFC 131
  • Brandon Vera (11-6-0 MMA/ 7-6) returns to UFC roster with last loss against Thiago Silva likely being overturned to a “no contest”
  • Karlos Vemola Out; Eliot Marhall (9-2-0 MMA/ 3-1 UFC) Retruns to Meet Luiz Cane (10-3-0 MMA/ 3-3 UFC Record) at UFC 128 on March 19th in Newark, New Jersey
  • Renan Barao (25-1-0 MMA/ UFC Debut) vs Demetrious Johnson (9-1-0 MMA/ 1-0 UFC) Likely for TUF 13 Finale
  • Cub Swanson Injured; Fight with Erik Koch Scratched from UFC on Versus 3

Strikforce

  • Meisha Tate Out; Liz Carmouche (5-0-0 MMA/ 2-0 Strikeforce) now meets champion Marloes Coenen (18-4-0 MMA/ 2-1 Strikeforce) for women’s 135-pound title at Strikeforce: Columbus on March 5th in Columbus, Ohio

 

Bellator

  • DJ Linderman (8-1-0 MMA/ Bellator Debut) joins season 4’s light heavyweight tournament
  • Middleweight Champ Hector Lombard (27-2-1 MMA/ 6-0 Bellator) meets Falaniko Vitale ( 28-9-0 MMA/ Bellator Debut) in Non-Title Fight at Bellator 44 on May 14th
  • Tim Carpenter (6-0-0 MMA/ 1-0 Bellator) joins season 4’s light heavyweight tournament
  • Bellator signs Marlon Sandro (17-2-0 MMA/ Bellator Debut) to Multi-Fight Deal
  • Patricio Freire (14-1 MMA/ 2-1 Bellator) vs Georgi Karakhanyan (14-2-1 MMA/ 2-1 Bellator) Set for Bellator 37 on March 19th in Concho, Oklahoma
  • Zac George (20-3-0 MMA/ Bellator Debut) vs Wilson Reis (11-2-0 MMA/ 3-2 Bellator) Set for Bellator 37
  • Kenny Foster  (8-2-0 MMA/ 1-0 Bellator) vs Eric Larkin (3-0-0 MMA/ 1-0 Bellat0r) Set for Bellator 37
  • Nazareno Malegarie (19-0-0 MMA/ Bellator Debut) vs Daniel Straus (14-3-0 MMA/ 1-0 Bellator) Set for Bellator 37
  • Richard Hale (15-3-1 MMA/ Bellator Debut) Added to season 4’s light heavyweight tournament
  • Christian M’Pumbu (15-3-1 MMA/ Bellator Debut) Joins season 4’s light heavyweight tournament

 

Local Shows

  • Bobby Lashley (5-1-0) vs James Jack (5-4-1) to headline Titan Fighting Championshps 17 in Kansas City, Kansas on March 25th.
  • Efrain Escudero (15-2-0 MMA) vs Fabricio Camoes (11-5-1) Set for Tachi Palace Fights 9 on May 5th in Lemoore, California
  • Abe Wagner (8-3-0 MMA) vs Aaron Rosa ( 15-3-0 MMA) Added to Titan Fighting Championships 17
  • Houston Alexander (11-6-0 MMA) vs James Irvin (15-8-0) II Added to Shark Fights 14 on March 11th in Lubbock, Texas
  • Vinny Magalhaes (6-5-0 MMA) vs Jake Doerr (6-0-0 MMA) Added to M-1 Challenge on March 25th in Virginia
  • Alan Jouban (1-0-0 MMA) vs Jamie Yager (3-2-0 MMA) Set for Tachi Palace Fights 9

 
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Posted by on February 25, 2011 in Bellator, Blog News, Local Shows, News, Strikeforce, UFC

 

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Erik Koch vs Cub Swanson Added to UFC on Versus 3

MMA Junkie Reports:

http://mmajunkie.com/news/22037/wec-vets-eric-koch-vs-cub-swanson-targeted-for-ufc-on-versus-3.mma

Erik Koch

– 11-1-0 MMA/ UFC Debut

– 2 Fight Win Streak

– Notable Wins: Jameel Massouh, Fransico Rivera, Bendy Casimir

Cub Swanson

– 15-4-0 MMA / UFC Debut

– Won 2 of last 3 Fights

– Notable Wins: Mackens Semerzier, Hiroyuki Takaya, Micah Miller

 
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Posted by on January 10, 2011 in News, UFC

 

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WEC 52 Quick Results

MAIN CARD

  • Urijah Faber def. Takeya Mizugaki via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 4:50
  • Chad Mendes def. Javier Vazquez via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Erik Koch def. Francisco Rivera via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 1:36
  • Joseph Benavidez def. Wagnney Fabiano via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 2, 2:45
  • Demetrious Johnson def. Damacio Page via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 3, 2:27

PRELIMINARY CARD

  • Raphael Assuncao def. L.C. Davis via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Anthony Njokuani def. Edward Faaloloto via TKO (strikes) – Round 2, 4:54
  • Dustin Poirier def. Zack Micklewright via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 0:53
  • Michael McDonald def. Clint Godfrey via submission (armbar) – Round 1, 2:42
  • Cub Swanson def. Mackens Semerzier via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
  • Yves Jabouin def. Brandon Visher via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
 
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Posted by on November 11, 2010 in Quick Results, WEC

 

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Cub Swanson vs Mackens Semerzier Added to WEC 52

MMA Junkie Reports:

http://mmajunkie.com/news/20808/four-more-fights-official-for-wec-52-swanson-vs-semerzier-a-new-addition.mma

Cub Swanson

– 14-4-0 MMA / 4-3 WEC Record

– Lost 2 of last 3 Fights

– Notable Wins: John Franchi, Hiroyuki Takaya, Micah Miller

Mackens Semerzier

– 5-2-0 MMA/ 1-2 WEC Record

– 2 Fight Losing Streak

– Notable Wins: Wagnney Fabiano

 
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Posted by on September 27, 2010 in News, WEC

 

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WEC 50 Quick Results

MAIN CARD

  • Champ Dominick Cruz def. Joseph Benavidez via split decision (47-48, 48-47, 49-46) (retains bantamweight title)
  • Anthony Pettis def. Shane Roller via submission (triangle choke) – Round 3, 4:51
  • Chad Mendes def. Cub Swanson via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Scott Jorgensen def. Brad Pickett via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Bart Palaszewski def. Zach Micklewright via TKO (punches) – Round 2, 0:31

PRELIMINARY CARD

  • Maciej Jewtuszko def. Anthony Njokuani via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 1:35
  • Javier Vazquez def. Mackens Semerzier via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 1:35
  • Ricardo Lamas def. Dave Jansen via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Fredson Paixao def. Bryan Caraway via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Danny Castillo def. Dustin Poirier via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 30-27)
 
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Posted by on August 19, 2010 in News, UFC

 

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Chad Mendes vs Cub Swanson in the Works for WEC 50

MMA Junkie Reports:

http://mmajunkie.com/news/19658/chad-mendes-vs-cub-swanson-in-the-works-for-wec-50-in-las-vegas.mma

Chad Mendes

– 7-0-0 MMA/ 2-0 WEC

– 2 TKO, 2 Sub, 3 Decision Victories

– Notable Wins: Erik Koch, Anthony Morrison

Cub Swanson

– 14-3-0 MMA / 4-2 WEC Record

– Won 3 of last 4 Fights

– Notable Wins: John Franchi, Hiroyuki Takaya, Micah Miller

 
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Posted by on June 24, 2010 in News, WEC

 

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Chan Sung Jung vs Cub Swanson Added to WEC 48 Prelims

MMA Junkie Reports:

http://mmajunkie.com/news/18287/brandon-visher-vs-tyler-toner-chan-sung-jung-vs-cub-swanson-set-for-wec-48-prelims.mma

Chan Sung Jung

– 10-1-0 MMA Record

– 2 TKO, 6 Sub, 2 Decision Victories

– Notable Wins: Matt Jaggers, Shintaro Ishiwatari, Michihiro Omigawa

Cub Swanson

– 14-3-0 MMA / 4-2 WEC Record

– Won 3 of last 4 Fights

– Notable Wins: John Franchi, Hiroyuki Takaya, Micah Miller

 
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Posted by on March 12, 2010 in News, WEC

 

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