Robbie Lawler defends his welterweight title for the third time in the main event at UFC 201 against Tyron Woodley. In the co-main, Rose Namajunas and Karolina Kowalkiewicz square off with the hopes of earning a title shot.
Here are the official bonus winners for UFC on FOX 20:
Fight of the Night: Jim Alers vs Jason Knight
Performance of the Night: Eddie Wineland
Performance of the Night: Felice Herrig
Valentina Shevchenko def. Holly Holm by unanimous decision (49-46 x3)
Edson Barboza def. Gilbert Melendez by unanimous decision (30-27 x2, 29-28)
Francis Ngannou def. Bojan Mihajlovic by TKO (punches) at 1:34 of Round One
Felice Herrig def. Kailin Curran by submission (rear-naked choke) at 1:59 of Round One
Eddie Wineland def. Frankie Saenz by TKO (punches) at 1:54 of Round Three
Darren Elkins def. Godofredo Pepey by unanimous decision (29-27 x2, 30-26)
Kamaru Usman def. Alexander Yakovlev by unanimous decision (30-25 x3)
Mitchell Prazeres def. J.C. Cottrell by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-27 x2)
Alex Oliveira def. James Moontasri by unanimous decision (30-26 x2, 30-25)
Jason Knight def. Jim Alers by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Luis Henrique def. Dmitry Smolyakov by submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:58 of Round Two
Conor McGregor is setting up his own news agency with girlfriend Dee Devlin called The MacLife. The fighter previously spoke out about starting his own business and is an investor in the making of his sister Erin McGregor’s salon, McGregor’s Kings & Queens. His long term love is listed as the agency’s secretary along with a separate director, a registered accountant. Click here to read the full article Read the Full Article Here. You can watch a video from his birthday celebration here.
In a recent interview with The Mac Life, McGregor stated the following:
“I wonder was he (Chad Mendes) on that stuff when we fought. One thing I know for sure tho, you can’t put steroids on your chin.”
Nate Diaz will plug his rematch with McGregor at next month’s UFC 202 when he appears next Tuesday on “Conan,” a UFC official confirmed on Twitter.
Bubba Jenkins vs. Georgi Karakhanyan rematch has been booked for Bellator 160 on August 26th in Anaheim, CA.
Bellator 161 is set for Sept. 16 in Texas with Cheick Kongo vs. Tony Johnson as the headliner.
Jeremy Kennedy vs. Josh Emmett has been added to UFC on FOX 21 on August 27th in Vancouver, BC.
Below are the quick results from Bellator 159:
– Joe Taimanglo def. Darrion Caldwell via sub (guillotine) 0:09 R3.
– Melvin Guillard def. Dave Rickels via KO 2:14 R1.
– Daniel Weichel def. Emmanuel Sanchez via SD 30-27, 27-30, 29-28.
– Emily Ducote def. Bruna Vargas via sub (RNC) 0:29 R2.
– Philipe Lins def. Guilherme Viana via KO 1:13 R2.
– Jessica Middleton def. Bruna Ellen via UD 29-28 X3.
– Gaston Reyno def. L.J. Hermreck via TKO 3:57 R3.
– Trey Ogden def. Manny Meraz via sub (guillotine) 2:37 R2.
– Chris Harris def. Matt Foster via sub (RNC) 1:23 R1.
– Fernando Martinez def. Marcio Navarro via SD 28-29, 29-28 X2.
– Johnny Marigo def. Andy Riley via sub (verbal) 2:44 R1.
– Brandon Phillips def. Chuka Willis via UD 30-27 X3.
The complete UFC on FOX 20 card includes:
MAIN CARD (FOX, 8 p.m. ET)
Holly Holm vs. Valentina Shevchenko
Edson Barboza vs. Gilbert Melendez
Bojan Mihajlovic vs. Francis Ngannou
Kailin Curran vs. Felice Herrig
PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX, 6 p.m. ET)
Frankie Saenz vs. Eddie Wineland
Darren Elkins vs. Godofredo Pepey
Kamaru Usman vs. Alexander Yakovlev
J.C. Cottrell vs. Michel Prazeres
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass, 4 p.m. ET)
James Moontasri vs. Alex Oliveira
George Sullivan vs. Hector Urbina
Jim Alers vs. Jason Knight
Luis Henrique vs. Dmitry Smolyakov