Rena Kubota, Kanako Murata & Gabi Garcia Earn Wins At Rizin FF 2Shoot Boxing Women’s Flyweight Champion Rena Kubota kept her perfect MMA record intact with another impressive submission victory tonight at Rizin Fighting Federation 2 in Saitama, Japan. Kubota finished standout wrestler Miyu Yamamoto with a power guillotine choke late in the first round.

In addition to the 49kg bout between Kubota and Yamamoto, Rizin FF 2 featured two more female fights. Kanako Murata outpointed Kyra “Mogwai” Batara in featured strawweight action, and Gabi Garcia submitted Destanie Yarbrough with a first-round keylock in the heavyweight card opener.

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Cris Cyborg Stops Lina Länsberg In UFC Fight Night 95 Main EventInvicta FC Featherweight Champion Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino made it two in a row inside the UFC Octagon with another dominant stoppage victory tonight at UFC Fight Night 95 in Brasilia, Brazil. Justino finished Sweden’s Lina “Elbow Princess” Länsberg in the 140-pound catchweight main event.

Justino was in control of tonight’s bout from start to finish, but Länsberg employed a smart strategy and she limited Justino’s damage by keeping the fight in close quarters. Justino threw a bloodied Länsberg to the mat in round two and flurried with ground and pound until the bout was finally stopped.

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UFC Fight Night 95: "Cyborg vs Länsberg" Live Play-By-Play & ResultsThe Ultimate Fighting Championship returned to Nilson Nelson Gymnasium in Brasilia, Brazil tonight for UFC Fight Night 95: “Cyborg vs Länsberg.” The event was headlined by a 140-pound catchweight bout between Invicta FC champ Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino and Lina “Elbow Princess” Länsberg.

In the featherweight co-feature, former 135-pound champion Renan “Barao” Pegado faced Phillipe “The Filipino Assassin” Nover. At heavyweight, Roy “Big Country” Nelson squared off against fellow contender Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva. MMARising.com has live play-by-play for tonight’s main card.

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Jędrzejczyk vs Kowalkiewicz, Tate vs Pennington Added To UFC 205 CardUFC Women’s Strawweight Champion Joanna Jędrzejczyk puts her title on the line against a familiar foe on November 12th at UFC 205 in New York City, New York. Jędrzejczyk is set to face off against fellow Polish star Karolina Kowalkiewicz in a rematch from a March 2012 amateur bout.

UFC officials confirmed the title fight on Friday following a report from Flo Combat. Also confirmed was a bantamweight bout between former champ Miesha “Cupcake” Tate and Raquel “Rocky” Pennington, first reported by ESPN. Elsewhere, Liz “Girl-Rilla” Carmouche battles Katlyn Chookagian.

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Marloes Coenen vs Talita Nogueira Announced For Bellator 163Following a shocking upset loss in May, Marloes “Rumina” Coenen looks to get back into featherweight title contention when she steps back into the cage on November 4th at Bellator 163: “McGeary vs Davis” in Uncasville, Connecticut. Coenen takes on unbeaten Brazilian Talita “Treta” Nogueira.

Bellator officials announced the fight on Friday. Coenen was expected to compete for the inaugural Bellator Women’s Featherweight Championship at Bellator 155, but was instead submitted by short-notice replacement foe Alexis “Sneaky Zebra” Dufresne. Nogueira has won all six of her pro bouts.

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Rin Nakai Set To Face Priscila De Souza At Pancrase 282 In NovemberBantamweight Queen of Pancrase Rin Nakai continues her campaign in the flyweight division when she returns to action on November 13th at Pancrase 282 in Tokyo, Japan. Nakai, who earned a stoppage win in July, is set to face off against veteran Brazilian contender Priscila de Souza on the card.

Pancrase officials announced the matchup earlier this week. Nakai dropped back down to 125 pounds for her return to Pancrase on July 24th and finished Emiko “Fujin” Raika in the third round. De Souza, who has also competed frequently as a bantamweight, has won four straight fights.

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Invicta FC 19 Bonuses: Maia vs Modafferi Named Fight Of The NightInvicta Fighting Championships capped off a stellar night of fights with an action-packed main event title bout tonight in Kansas City, Missouri. In the Invicta FC 19 main event, Jennifer Maia outpointed Roxanne “The Happy Warrior” Modafferi to become Invicta FC Undisputed Flyweight Champion.

Maia and Modafferi each took home an additional $1500 for Fight of the Night honours. Bantamweight contender Irene Aldana and atomweight prospect Julia “Jewels” Jones both earned $1000 Performance of the Night bonuses for stoppage wins in their featured bouts on tonight’s card.

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Invicta FC 19 Results: Jennifer Maia, Ayaka Hamasaki Win Title FightsInvicta FC Interim Flyweight Champion Jennifer Maia became an undisputed titleholder with a hard-fought five-round Split Decision victory tonight at Invicta Fighting Championships 19 in Kansas City, Missouri. Maia edged out Roxanne “The Happy Warrior” Modafferi in the championship main event.

With tonight’s win, Maia was awarded the newly-vacant Invicta FC Flyweight Championship, which was taken from Barb “Little Warrior” Honchak earlier this week. In the Invicta FC 19 co-feature, Ayaka Hamasaki retained her atomweight title against Jinh Yu Frey via doctor stoppage due to a cut.

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