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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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Shark Fights 13 Quick Results

OFFICIAL MAIN CARD RESULTS

  • Trevor Prangley def. Keith Jardine via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
  • Houston Alexander def. Rameau Thierry Sokodjou via TKO (punches) – Round 2, 1:31
  • Paul Daley def. Jorge Masvidal via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Danillo Villefort def. Joey Villasenor via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Tarec Saffiedine def. Brock Larson via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Paul Bradley def. Johnny Rees via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 4:28

OFFICIAL PRELIMINARY CARD RESULTS

  • Ronnie Mann def. Douglas Evans via split decision (47-48, 48-47, 48-47)
  • Aaron Rosa def. Devin Cole via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Daniel Straus def. Karen Darabedyan via unanimous decision (scores announced as 10-9, 10-9, 10-9)
  • Eric Davila def. Pete Spratt via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 2, 3:49
 
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Posted by on September 17, 2010 in Uncategorized

 

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Houston Alexander vs Rameau Theirry Sokoudjou set for Shark Fights 13

MMA Junkie Reports:

http://mmajunkie.com/news/20004/houston-alexander-vs-rameau-thierry-sokoudjou-set-for-shark-fights-13.mma

Houston Alexander

– 10-6-0 MMA Record

– Loss 2 of last 3 Fights

– Notable Wins: Keith Jardine,  Alessio Sakara, Sherman Pendergast

Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou

– 9-6-0 MMA Record

– 2 Fight Winning Streak

– Notable Wins: Ricardo Arona, Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, Dave Herman

 
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Posted by on July 23, 2010 in Local Shows, News

 

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Local Scene Spotlight – 1/17/2010

5150 Combat League

Joey Beltran def Houston Alexander – TKO – Rd. 2

Jeff Monson def Scott Barrett – Split Decision

Jeremy Horn def Victor Moreno – Guillotine Choke – Rd. 1

Rich Clementi def Mike Budnik – Rear Naked Choke – Rd. 5

Tim Boestch def Rudy Lindsey – Guillotine Choke – Rd. 2

Free Style Cagefighting – FCF 38

Meisha Tate def Valerie Coolbaugh – Armbar – Rd. 1

David Heath def Jason Freeman – Submission (Head Kick) – Rd. 1

 
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Posted by on January 17, 2010 in Local Scene Spotlight, Local Shows

 

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