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UFC Fight Night 23: Fight for the Troops 2 News & Notes/ Who or What’s Next

News and Notes

Awards

  • Fight of the Night: Yves Edwards vs Cody McKenzie ($30k Bonus)
  • Knockout of the Night: Melvin Guillard ($30k Bonus)
  • Submission of the Night: Yves Edwards ($30 K Bonus)

Melvin Guillard believes he should be the next in line for the UFC lightweight title after TKO win over Evan Dunham

– Mark Hominick earns a shot at the UFC featherweight title against Jose Aldo at UFC 129 in Toronto after his TKO win over George Roop

– The Fight for the Troops 2 show made over $6ook on the phone lines alone, millions more expected from online donations.

– You can still make donations to help fund the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Funds at fightforthetroops.com

– The UFC expects to do have Fight for the Troops 3 sometime in 2012

– Matt Mitrione mentioned he’d “like to be tested” in his next fight after beating Tim Hague

Fights to Make After UFC Fight Night 23

  • Melvin Guillard vs Kenny Florian
  • Evan Dunham vs Matt Wiman
  • Matt Mitrione vs Ben Rothwell
  • Mark Hominick vs Jose Aldo
  • George Roop vs Fredson Paixao
  • Pat Barry vs Cheick Kongo
  • Joey Beltran vs Rob Broughton
  • Yves Edwards vs Danny Castillo
  • Cody McKenzie vs Danny Downes
  • DeMarques Johnson vs Pascal Krauss
  • Rani Yahya vs Javier Vasquez
  • Mike Thomas Brown vs Josh Grispi
  • Waylon Lowe vs Ricardo Lamas
  • William Freire vs Mike Lullo Jr.
  • Charlie Brenneman vs John Howard
  • Chris Cariaso vs Clint Godfrey

Fighters Likely to Be Cut

  • Tim Hague
  • Amilcar Alves
  • Will Campuzano
  • Mike Guymon
 
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Posted by on January 23, 2011 in News and Notes, UFC, What or Who's Next?

 

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UFC Fight Night 23: Fight for the Troops 2 Quick Results

MAIN CARD

  • Melvin Guillard def. Evan Dunham via KO (strikes) – Round 1, 2:59
  • Matt Mitrione def. Tim Hague via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 2:59
  • Mark Hominick def. George Roop via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 1:28
  • Pat Barry def. Joey Beltran via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Matt Wiman def. Cole Miller via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)

PRELIMINARY CARD

  • Yves Edwards def. Cody McKenzie via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 4:33
  • DaMarques Johnson def. Mike Guymon via verbal submission (injury from body triangle) – Round 1, 3:22
  • Rani Yahya def. Mike Brown via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Waylon Lowe def. Willamy Freire via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Charlie Brenneman def. Amilcar Alves via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Chris Cariaso def. Will Campuzano via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

 

 
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Posted by on January 23, 2011 in Quick Results, UFC

 

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Cody McKenzie vs Yves Edwards on tap for UFC Fight Night 23

MMA Junkie Reports:

http://mmajunkie.com/news/21656/replacement-cody-mckenzie-meets-yves-edwards-at-ufc-fight-night-23.mma

Cody McKenzie

– 12-0-0 MMA/ 1-0 UFC Record

– 1 TKO, 11 Sub Victories

– Notable Wins: Aaron Wilkinson

Yves Edwards

– 39-16-1 MMA/ 7-4 UFC Record

– 2 Fight Win Streak 

– Notable Wins: Hermes Franca, James Warfield, John Gunderson

 
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Posted by on December 7, 2010 in News, UFC

 

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Melvin Guillard vs Yves Edwards Expected for January 22nd UFC Event

MMA Junkie Reports:

http://mmajunkie.com/news/21019/melvin-guillard-and-yves-edwards-meet-at-jan-22-ufc-event.mma

Melvin Guillard

– 25-8-2 MMA/ 8-4 UFC Record

– 3 Fight Win Streak

– Notable Wins: Jeremy Stephens, Gleison Tibau, Denis Siver

Yves Edwards

– 38-16-1 MMA/ 6-4 UFC Record

– Won 4 of last 5 Fights

– Notable Wins: Hermes Franca, James Warfield, James Edson Berto

Yves Edwards

– 39-16-1 MMA/ 7-4 UFC Record

– 2 Fight Win Streak 

– Notable Wins: Hermes Franca, James Warfield, John Gunderson

 
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Posted by on October 14, 2010 in News, UFC

 

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UFC Fight Night 22 Quick Results

MAIN CARD

  • Nate Marquardt def. Rousimar Palhares via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 3:28
  • Charles Oliveira def. Efrain Escudero via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 1, 2:25
  • Jim Miller def. Gleison Tibau via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
  • Cole Miller def. Ross Pearson via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 1:49

PRELIMINARY CARD

  • Yves Edwards def. John Gunderson via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Kyle Kingsbury def. Jared Hamman via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Dave Branch def. Tomasz Drwal via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Rich Attonito def. Rafael Natal via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
  • Anthony “T.J.” Waldburger def. David Mitchell via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Brian Foster def. Forrest Petz via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 1:07
 
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Posted by on September 17, 2010 in News, UFC

 

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UFC Ultimate Fight Night 22 Mix Up: Efrain Escudero vs Matt Wiman Co-Headlines; John Gunderson vs Yves Edwards also Added

MMA Junkie Reports:

http://mmajunkie.com/news/20337/escudero-vs-wiman-new-ufn-22-co-headliner-edwards-vs-gunderson-on-prelims.mma

Efrain Escudero

– 13-1-0 MMA/3-1 UFC

– 1 TKO, 9 Sub, 3 Decision Victories

– Notable Wins: Cole Miller, Phillipe Nover, Dan Lauzon

Matt Wiman

– 12-5-0 MMA/ 6-3 UFC Record

– 2 Fight Win Streak

– Notable Wins: Shane Nelson, Thiago Tavares, Mac Danzig

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John Gunderson

– 23-7-0 MMA/ 1-1 UFC Record

– Won 4 of Last 5 Fights

– Notable Wins: Bryan Caraway, Mark Holst, Enoch Wilson

Yves Edwards

– 38-16-1 MMA/ 6-4 UFC Record

– Won 4 of last 5 Fights

– Notable Wins: Hermes Franca, James Warfield, James Edson Berto

 
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Posted by on August 19, 2010 in News, UFC

 

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Bellator 24 Quick Results

OFFICIAL RESULTS

  • Jessica Aguilar def. Lynn Alvarez via submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 1, 4:01
  • Hector Lombard def. Herbert Goodman via knockout (punches) – Round 1, 0:38
  • Megumi Fujii def. Carla Esparza via submission (armbar) – Round 2, 0:57
  • Neil Grove def. Eddie Sanchez via TKO (referee stoppage) – Round 1, 1:32

PRELIMINARY CARD

  • Frankhad Sharipov def. Eric Luke via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)*
  • Yves Edwards def. Luis Palomino via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)*
  • Tulio Quintanilla def. Brian Eckstein via knockout (punches) – Round 3, 2:48
 
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Posted by on August 15, 2010 in Bellator, Quick Results

 

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Moosin: God of Martial Arts Quick Results

MAIN CARD

  • Tim Sylvia def. Mariusz Pudzianowski via submission (punches) – Round 2, 1:43
  • Travis Wiuff def. Josh Barnes via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 0:34
  • Rafael Natal def. Travis Lutter via knockout (punches) – Round 1, 4:12
  • Mike Campbell def. Yves Edwards via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Roxanne Modafferi def. Tara LaRosa via split decision (30-27, 29-28, 28-29)
  • Lukasz Jurkowski def. Ho Jin Kim via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 2:22
  • Forrest Petz def. Ralph Johnson via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
 
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Posted by on May 23, 2010 in Local Shows, Quick Results

 

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Local Scene Spotlight: 2/28/2010

Pictured: Yves Edwards

Mixed Fighting League

David Loiseau def Chester Post by TKO – Rd. 1

Tom Murphy def Bruno Hosier by TKO – Rd. 1

Steve Bosse def Mavin Eastman by UD

Louis-Phillipe Carles def Chris Vorano by TKO – Rd. 1

Matrix Fights 1

Matt Makowski def Levon Maynard by UD

Cole Konrad def Joel Wyatt by TKO – Rd. 1

World Championship Fighting 9

Rick Hawn def Tom Gallicchio by UD

John Benoit def Noah Wiseman by UD

Maximum Fighting Championship – Heat XC

Yves Edwards def Derrick Noble by TKO – Rd. 1

Tom Watson def Travis Galbriath by KO – Rd. 1

Dwayne Lewis def Ryan McClain by TKO -Rd. 2

Jesse Juarez def Nathan Gunn by KO – Rd. 1

 
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Posted by on February 28, 2010 in Local Scene Spotlight, Local Shows

 

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MFC 24 Weigh In Results

Main Card

Derrick Noble (156) vs Yves Edwards (155.5)
Ryan McClain (205) vs Dwayne Lewis (205)
Tom Watson (184.5) vs Travis Galbraith (186.5)
Nathan Gunn (169.5) vs Jesse Juarez (171)

Prelims
David Letourneau (169.5) vs Nick Hrynchyshyn (170)
Paapa Inkumsah (170) vs. Dami Egbeyemi (170.5)
Elliot Duff (193) vs. Jason Gorny (185.5)
Chris Barber (153.5) vs. Garret Nybakken (154.5)
Eric Chouinard (207) vs. Zach Blaber (207)

 
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Posted by on February 26, 2010 in Local Shows, News

 

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