Joanna Jędrzejczyk Defeats Juliana Lima At UFC On FOX 12Polish standout Joanna Jędrzejczyk made a successful UFC strawweight debut with an impressive decision win tonight at UFC on FOX 12: “Lawler vs Brown” in San Jose, California. Jędrzejczyk outpointed fellow striker Juliana “Ju Thai” de Lima Carneiro in the UFC’s second 115-pound female fight.

Jędrzejczyk showcased her elite striking skills in her UFC debut tonight and she repeatedly scored with overhand rights that kept Lima on the defensive. Jędrzejczyk’s defence against Lima’s takedowns and submission attempts was also on point and she cruised to a well-deserved decision victory.

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UFC On FOX 12: "Lawler vs Brown" Live Play-By-Play & ResultsThe Ultimate Fighting Championship came to the SAP Center in San Jose, California tonight for UFC on FOX 12: “Lawler vs Brown.” The event featured a much-anticipated five-round welterweight showdown between hard-hitting title contenders “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler and Matt “The Immortal” Brown.

Also tonight, Anthony “Rumble” Johnson faced Antonio Rogerio “Minotouro” Nogueira in the light heavyweight co-feature. Clay “The Carpenter” Guida met Dennis “The Menace” Bermudez and Josh “The Punk” Thomson faced Bobby “King” Green. MMARising.com has live play-by-play for the card.

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2014 Shoot Boxing 48kg Girls S-Cup Semi-Finals AnnouncedBoth semi-final matchups are now set for this year’s Shoot Boxing 48kg all-Japan Girls S-Cup tournament, which takes place on August 2nd at Yamano Hall in the Yoyogi district of Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan. In a rematch, two-time JKS48 winner Mio Tsumura takes on J-Girls champion Momi.

Tsumura and Momi first met in February 2013 when Momi handed Tsumura the lone defeat of her career. In the second 48kg semi-final, MMA and shoot boxing veteran “V.V” Mei Yamaguchi faces highly-touted prospect Yukari Yamaguchi. The semi-final winners will then face off in the tournament final.

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UFC Fight Night 46: "McGregor vs Brandao" Results & RecapThe Ultimate Fighting Championship came to The O2 in Dublin, Ireland tonight for UFC Fight Night 46: “McGregor vs Brandao.” The entertaining event was headlined by a featherweight showdown between fast-rising Irish superstar “The Notorious” Conor McGregor and Diego “DB” Brandao.

Also on the card tonight, Iceland’s Gunnar “Gunni” Nelson clashed with Zak Cummings in the welterweight co-feature. Ian “Uncle Creepy” McCall faced Brad “One Punch” Pickett in a flyweight fight and “Stormin’” Norman Parke battled Naoyuki Kotani. MMARising.com has play-by-play for the main card.

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Momi, Simone Van Dommelen Added To SB Girls S-CupsJ-Girls Mini Flyweight Champion Momi and Dutch kickboxing star Simone van Dommelen are the latest fighters to sign on to compete in the 2014 Shoot Boxing Girls S-Cup tournaments, which both take place on August 2nd at Yamano Hall in the Yoyogi district of Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan.

Momi, who is one of Japan’s top female strikers, will be the fourth and final participant in the 48kg all-Japan Girls S-Cup tournament. Van Dommelen, who is undefeated in kickboxing competition, joins a star-studded lineup of international competitors in this year’s Girls S-Cup worldwide tournament.

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Nine Bouts Now Confirmed For Deep Jewels 5 CardA total of nine bouts are now set for next month’s Deep Jewels 5 event at Shinjuku FACE in Tokyo, Japan. Highly-touted Satomi “Sarami” Takano will face off against submission specialist Ayaka Miura in a featured grappling match on the all-female card, which is set to take place on August 9th.

Deep Jewels officials announced the match on Wednesday. Takano remains in search of her first victory under the Deep Jewels banner and she most recently engaged in a thrilling battle with Saori “Shooting Star” Ishioka at Deep Jewels 4. On the same card, Miura choked out Ella “Power” Wu.

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Claudia Gadelha, Leslie Smith Win Big At UFC Fight Night 45History was made tonight when the UFC’s women’s strawweight division officially debuted at UFC Fight Night 45: “Cerrone vs Miller” in Atlantic City, New Jersey. BJJ black belt Claudia “Claudinha” Gadelha earned a big win over Tina “Jelly Bean” Lähdemäki in the UFC’s first 115-pound female fight.

In other action on the UFC Fight Night 45 preliminary card tonight, veteran standout Leslie “The Peacemaker” Smith battered TUF 18 quarterfinalist Jessamyn “The Gun” Duke en route to a commanding first-round TKO win. Smith picked up her first Octagon victory with the impressive stoppage.

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UFC Fight Night 45: "Cerrone vs Miller" Live Play-By-Play & ResultsThe Ultimate Fighting Championship came to the Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey tonight for UFC Fight Night 45: “Cerrone vs Miller.” The event was headlined by a five-round lightweight contender’s bout between 155-pound standouts Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and Jim Miller.

Also on the card tonight, Edson Barboza Jr. took on Evan Dunham in the lightweight co-feature. Rick “The Horror” Story faced Leonardo “Maccarão” Mafra Texeira in welterweight action and Justin “J-Bomb” Salas met Joe Proctor at 155. MMARising.com has live play-by-play for tonight’s card.

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