Joanne Calderwood, Marina Rodriguez Score Big Wins At UFC 257Former top-ranked flyweight contender Joanne “JoJo” Calderwood made a solid case for a future title shot with her victory tonight at UFC 257: “Poirier vs McGregor 2” in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Calderwood defeated former title challenger Jessica “Evil” Eye in a featured main card matchup.

Also on the UFC 257 main card tonight, Marina Rodriguez put her name on a short list of strawweight title contenders by stopping Amanda Ribas early in the second round. In bantamweight action, Julianna “The Venezuelan Vixen” Peña submitted Sara McMann with a third-round rear-naked choke.

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UFC 257: “Poirier vs McGregor 2” Live Play-By-Play & ResultsThe Ultimate Fighting Championship concluded its third series of events on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates tonight with UFC 257: “Poirier vs McGregor 2.” The event featured a lightweight rematch between Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier and “The Notorious” Conor McGregor.

In the co-main event, Dan “The Hangman” Hooker battled former Bellator lightweight champ “Iron” Michael Chandler. Also on the main card, Jessica “Evil” Eye squared off against fellow flyweight contender Joanne “JoJo” Calderwood. MMARising.com has live play-by-play for the UFC 257 card.

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UFC On ESPN 20: "Chiesa vs Magny" Live Play-By-Play & ResultsThe Ultimate Fighting Championship remained on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates tonight for UFC on ESPN 20: “Chiesa vs Magny.” The event was headlined by a welterweight contender’s bout between popular stars “Maverick” Michael Chiesa and Neil “The Haitian Sensation” Magny.

Also at 170, Warlley Alves squared off against Mounir “Sniper” Lazzez in tonight’s co-main event. Elsewhere on the main card, Isaac “Hurricane Ike” Villanueva took on Vinicius “Mamute” Moreira Castro in a featured light heavyweight matchup. MMARising.com has live play-by-play for the card.

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Strawweight Title Rematch, Atomweight GP Set For Deep Jewels 32Following an upset loss in non-title action this past month, Deep Jewels Strawweight Champion Miki Motono will aim to retain her championship on March 7th at Deep Jewels 32 in Tokyo, Japan. Motono is set to compete in a rematch against Seika Izawa, who defeated Motono at Deep Jewels 31.

Deep Jewels officials announced the championship matchup today. Also confirmed for the card is the opening round of an eight-woman atomweight grand prix to determine a new champion following the recent retirement of Tomo Maesawa. All tournament participants have been officially confirmed.

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UFC On ABC 1: "Holloway vs Kattar" Live Play-By-Play & ResultsThe Ultimate Fighting Championship returned to Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates tonight for UFC on ABC 1: “Holloway vs Kattar.” The event was headlined by a featherweight contender’s bout between former champion Max “Blessed” Holloway and Calvin “The Boston Finisher” Kattar.

In the welterweight co-main event, “The Natural Born Killer” Carlos Condit battled fellow veteran Matt “The Immortal” Brown. Elsewhere on the main card, Santiago “Gente Boa” Ponzinibbio squared off against Jingliang “The Leech” Li. MMARising.com has live play-by-play for tonight’s UFC card.

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Top 10 Fighter Rankings Update For January 2021Charles “do Bronx” Oliveira extended his winning streak to eight and made a strong case for a UFC lightweight title shot with a commanding victory on December 12th at UFC 256 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Oliveira dominated Tony “El Cucuy” Ferguson and now vaults up the stacked 155-pound rankings.

A new Bellator Women’s Flyweight Champion was crowned on December 10th when Juliana Velasquez defeated Ilima-Lei “The Ilimanator” Macfarlane at Bellator 254. At Rizin Fighting Federation 26 on New Year’s Eve, Ayaka Hamasaki regained the women’s super atomweight title in quick fashion.

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Ayaka Hamasaki Regains Super Atomweight Title At Rizin FF 26Ayaka Hamasaki recaptured the Rizin FF Women’s Super Atomweight Championship in quick and decisive fashion at Rizin Fighting Federation 26 tonight in Saitama, Japan. Hamasaki submitted Miyuu Yamamoto with an impressive first-round leg scissor choke to regain the vacant 49kg title.

Earlier on the Rizin FF 26 card, Kanna Asakura made her case for a future title rematch with Hamasaki by scoring a hard-fought Unanimous Decision victory over Ai Shimizu. The 23-year-old Asakura, who was defeated by Hamasaki in the pair’s first fight two years ago, has won four straight bouts.

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UFC Fight Night 183: "Thompson vs Neal" Live Play-By-Play & ResultsThe Ultimate Fighting Championsip concluded its latest series of events at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada tonight with UFC Fight Night 183: “Thompson vs Neal.” The card was headlined by a welterweight showdown between Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson and Geoff “Handz of Steel” Neal.

In the bantamweight co-main event, former UFC Featherweight Champion José “Scarface” Aldo battled Marlon “Chito” Vera. Also on the main card tonight, Michel “Demolidor” Pereira took on Kalinn “Khaos The Ox Fighter” Williams. MMARising.com has live play-by-play for UFC Fight Night 183.

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