Raquel Pennington, Cortney Casey Victorious At UFC 202 In Las VegasBantamweight contender Raquel “Rocky” Pennington extended her winning streak to three with a hard-fought decision victory tonight at UFC 202: “Diaz vs McGregor” in Las Vegas, Nevada. Pennington defeated Elizabeth Phillips in a competitive back-and-forth matchup on tonight’s preliminary card.

In featured strawweight action tonight, Cortney “Cast Iron” Casey earned her second straight first-round finish in a span of just six weeks. Casey, who destroyed Cristina “Barbie” Stanciu this past month, picked up the biggest victory of her career by submitting Randa “Quiet Storm” Markos tonight.

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UFC 202: “Diaz vs McGregor 2” Live Play-By-Play & ResultsThe Ultimate Fighting Championship returned to T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada tonight for UFC 202: “Diaz vs McGregor 2.” The event was headlined by a welterweight grudge rematch between rivals Nate Diaz and reigning UFC Featherweight Champion “The Notorious” Conor McGregor.

In tonight’s light heavyweight co-feature, Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and Glover Teixeira met in a bout between two of the division’s top contenders. At 170 pounds, Rick “The Horror” Story battled Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone. MMARising.com has live play-by-play for tonight’s UFC 202 card.

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Two Title Bouts Headline Invicta Fighting Championships 19 CardInvicta FC Interim Flyweight Champion Jennifer Maia puts her title on the line on September 23rd at Invicta Fighting Championships 19 in Kansas City, Missouri. Maia, who captured the interim championship in March, takes on veteran Roxanne “The Happy Warrior” Modafferi in the main event.

Invicta FC officials announced the headliner today. Modafferi has earned her shot at Maia’s interim title by winning four of her five fights since joining the Invicta FC roster two years ago. In the Invicta FC 19 co-feature, atomweight champion Ayaka Hamasaki defends against top contender Jinh Yu Frey.

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Rena Kubota vs Miyu Yamamoto Among Additions To Rizin FF 2Shoot Boxing Women’s Flyweight Champion Rena Kubota makes her second foray into mixed martial arts competition on September 25th at Rizin Fighting Federation 2 in Saitama, Japan. Kubota faces three-time women’s wrestling world champion Miyu Yamamoto, who makes her MMA debut.

Kubota retained her Shoot Boxing title with a third-round TKO victory this past month, and she now faces a tough test in her second MMA bout. Also at Rizin FF 2, multi-time BJJ world champion Gabi Garcia battles Destanie Yarbrough, and rising star Kanako Murata meets Kyra “Mogwai” Batara.

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Alexa Grasso To Face Heather Clark At UFC Fight Night 98 In MexicoInvicta FC strawweight contender Alexa Grasso will make her long-awaited Octagon debut in her home country on November 5th at UFC Fight Night 98 in Mexico City, Mexico. Grasso faces off against The Ultimate Fighter 20 competitor “Hurricane” Heather Clark in featured action on the card.

Indiscutido.com first reported on the bout today. Grasso made a successful return from injury this past month and kept her unbeaten record intact by defeating Jodie Esquibel in the Invicta FC 18 headliner. Clark looks to rebound from a loss to top UFC contender Karolina Kowalkiewicz in May.

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Maryna Moroz Edges Out Danielle Taylor At UFC Fight Night 92It was not her best performance, but strawweight contender Maryna “The Iron Woman” Moroz earned her second straight victory tonight at UFC Fight Night 92: “Rodriguez vs Caceres” in Salt Lake City, Utah. Moroz narrowly outpointed “Dynamite” Danielle Taylor, who took the bout on short notice.

Moroz held a massive reach advantage over the much shorter Taylor, but struggled to land anything during the uneventful bout. Taylor connected with some hard right hands that rocked the Ukrainian at one point, but Moroz’s volume striking was enough to earn her a razor-thin decision victory.

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UFC Fight Night 92: "Rodriguez vs Caceres" Live Play-By-Play & ResultsThe Ultimate Fighting Championship came to Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah tonight for UFC Fight Night 92: “Rodriguez vs Caceres.” The event was headlined by a featherweight matchup between once-beaten prospect Yair “El Pantera” Rodriguez and Alex “Bruce Leeroy” Caceres.

In tonight’s featherweight co-main event, Dennis “The Menace” Bermudez took on Rony “Jason” Mariano Bezerra. Strawweight rising star Maryna “The Iron Woman” Moroz battled UFC newcomer “Dynamite” Danielle Taylor in featured action. MMARising.com has live play-by-play for the main card.

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Cris Cyborg vs Lina Länsberg Headlines UFC Fight Night 95 In BrazilInvicta FC Featherweight Champion Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino competes inside the UFC Octagon for the second time on September 24th at UFC Fight Night 95 in Brasilia, Brazil. Justino is set to battle Swedish standout Lina “Elbow Princess” Länsberg in the 140-pound catchweight main event.

UOL first reported on plans for the bout earlier this week, and UFC officials later confirmed the pairing. Both Justino and Länsberg are undefeated since their pro debuts. Justino recently stopped Leslie “The Peacemaker” Smith at UFC 198, and Länsberg picked up a second-round TKO victory in March.

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