Deep Jewels 29 Live Play-By-Play & ResultsDeep Jewels showcased its 29th all-female fight card tonight at Shinjuku FACE in Tokyo, Japan. Deep Jewels 29 was headlined by a three-round matchup for the vacant strawweight championship between promotional mainstay Asami “Akaringo” Nakai and AACC prospect Miki Motono.

In the bantamweight co-main event, Shizuka Sugiyama faced Mika “Arami” Arai, who moved up in weight. Ayaka Hamasaki, Tomo Maesawa, Emi Tomimatsu and Mizuki Furuse competed in a four-woman grappling match. MMARising.com has live play-by-play for tonight’s Deep Jewels 29 card.

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Ariane Lipski Submits Luana Carolina At UFC Fight Night 172Former KSW champion Ariane “Queen of Violence” Lipski picked up her second UFC victory in quick and devastating fashion tonight at UFC Fight Night 172: “Figueiredo vs Benavidez 2” in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The flyweight standout finished Luana “Dread” Carolina with a kneebar.

Lipski, who halted a two-fight losing skid with a decision win in November, put herself back amongst the contenders at 125 pounds with tonight’s impressive win. She credited her coaches for rebuilding her self-confidence after the two UFC setbacks, and that showed in her performance tonight.

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UFC Fight Night 172: “Figueiredo vs Benavidez 2” Play-By-Play & ResultsThe Ultimate Fighting Championship staged its latest event tonight on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The UFC Fight Night 172: “Figueiredo vs Benavidez 2” card was headlined by a flyweight title rematch between Deiveson “Deus da Guerra” Figueiredo and Joseph Benavidez.

In tonight’s middleweight co-main event, Jack “The Joker” Hermansson took on fellow contender Kelvin Gastelum. Elsewhere, Marc “Bonecrusher” Diakiese squared off against Rafael “Ataman” Fiziev in a lightweight bout. MMARising.com has live play-by-play for the UFC Fight Night 172 card.

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Top 10 Fighter Rankings Update For July 2020UFC Welterweight Champion Kamaru “The Nigerian Nightmare” Usman retained his title with a Unanimous Decision win on July 11th at UFC 251 in Abu Dhabi. Usman outworked short-notice replacement Jorge “Gamebred” Masvidal in the main event and remains atop the welterweight rankings.

Also at UFC 251, Alexander “The Great” Volkanovski retained his UFC Featherweight Championship. Petr “No Mercy” Yan claimed the vacant UFC bantamweight title and held steady at 135, and “Thug” Rose Namajunas avenged her past loss to Jéssica “Bate Estaca” Andrade at strawweight.

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Taila Santos, Liana Jojua Earn Flyweight Wins At UFC On ESPN 13Brazilian standout Taila Santos rebounded from her first career defeat with a dominant victory tonight at UFC on ESPN 13: “Kattar vs Ige” in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The talented flyweight’s strong performance tonight earned her a Unanimous Decision win over “Meatball” Molly McCann.

In addition to Santos’s main card victory, the preliminary card featured a second matchup in the women’s flyweight division. Liana “She Wolf” Jojua picked up her first UFC win and showcased strong submission skills in a slick first-round armbar finish against Diana “The Warrior Princess” Belbita.

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UFC On ESPN 13: "Kattar vs Ige" Live Play-By-Play & ResultsThe Ultimate Fighting Championship remained on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates tonight for UFC on ESPN 13: “Kattar vs Ige”. The event was headlined by a featherweight bout between Calvin “The Boston Finisher” Kattar and Dan “50K” Ige, who both picked up key wins in May.

In the flyweight co-feature, Tim Elliott looked to halt a losing skid when he faced Ryan “Baby Face” Benoit. Elsewhere on the main card, Jimmie “El Terror” Rivera battled Cody “The Spartan” Stamann in featherweight action. MMARising.com has live play-by-play for tonight’s UFC on ESPN 13 card.

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Rose Namajunas, Amanda Ribas Score Impressive Wins At UFC 251Former UFC Women’s Strawweight Champion “Thug” Rose Namajunas took a big step towards a title shot with a key win tonight at UFC 251: “Usman vs Masvidal” in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Namajunas edged out Jéssica “Bate Estaca” Andrade by Split Decision in their main card rematch.

In other main card action at UFC 251, rising star Amanda Ribas made quick work of “12 Gauge” Paige VanZant in their flyweight contest, and Karol Rosa took a one-sided Unanimous Decision victory over Vanessa “Miss Simpatia” Melo, who missed weight by five pounds for their bantamweight matchup.

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UFC 251: "Usman vs Masvidal" Live Play-By-Play & ResultsThe Ultimate Fighting Championship came to Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates tonight for UFC 251: “Usman vs Masvidal.” The event was headlined by a UFC Welterweight Championship bout between Kamaru “The Nigerian Nightmare” Usman and rival Jorge “Gamebred” Masvidal.

In the co-main event, UFC Featherweight Champion Alexander “The Great” Volkanovski faced Max “Blessed” Holloway in a rematch. Petr “No Mercy” Yan clashed with José “Scarface” Aldo for the vacant UFC Bantamweight Championship. MMARising.com has live play-by-play for the UFC 251 card.

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