Watch former Olympic Judoka and current UFC fighter Hector Lombard lose in under two minutes to Guybson Sa at the grappling tournament AGF Atlanta 2015.
One of the most well-known female fighters in the world, Cristiane Justino, will step into the cage on July 9 in Las Vegas at Invicta FC 13 against "Immortal" Faith Van Duin in a Featherweight Championship bout.
Yoel Romero knocked out Lyoto Machida in the third round. Lorenz Larkin stopped Santiago Ponzinibbio in the second. For this and the full UFC Fight Night 70 results see below.
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Cheick Kongo won every round against fellow heavyweighter Alexander Volkov at Bellator 139's headliner in Mulvane, Kansas. The Frenchman worked for takedowns early against the Russian striker and they worked well at the fence. Following with ground and pound Kongo made significant damage. Volkov was met him with strikes and tried to tie Kongo in the clinch and on the canvas, but nothing helped.
In the co-headliner David Rickels pressed John Alessio against the cage landing devastating knees and punches in the clinch. The Canadian had no answer for the attacks and only covered himself. When the match was nearly stopped, Rickels landed an illegal knee to the face of the grounded opponent and unfortunately the fight ended in a no-contest.
Also worth to mention is the middleweight bout between Hisaki Kato and Joe Schilling. Both fighters traded punches, but Kato wanted to wrestle with the kickboxing Champion. On the mat Kato was beating Schilling. In the second round the Japanese suddenly placed nice superman punch sending Schilling to deep sleep.
Full Bellator 139 results and video:
Watch today's UFC Fight Night 70 weigh-ins LIVE from Hollywood at combatbear.com. The competitors will step on the scale and make the final staredowns in front of fight-fans and media.
After the recent news about Jose Aldo's possible withdrawal from the Featherweight Championship match against Conor McGregor due to a rib injury which was followed by a UFC official statement which calmed down the MMA community, "The Notorious" gave his theory on what had happened to the Champion.
Alexander Volkov (242) was heavier than Cheick Kongo (238.6) at Bellator 139 weigh-ins. John Alessio (155.4) and David Rickels (155.9) made weight as well as Joe Schilling (185.9) and his opponent Hisaki Kato (185.5). Emmanuel Sanchez (146.4) who meets Pat Curran (145.6) was given two hours to fix his weight issues.
Bellator 139 will be held at Kansas Star Arena in Mulvane, Kansas.
Full Bellator 139 weigh-in results:
Undefeated Ukranian Maryna Moroz (6-0) meets Candian fighter Valerie Letourneu (7-3) at UFC Fight Night 74.
UFC Fight Night 74 takes place on August 23 at the SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, with featherweight headliners Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship released an official statement confirming that the Featherweight Championship match between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor will happen at UFC 189 in Vegas as the Brazilian did not break his rib and was cleared to fight by the doctors. The largest MMA promotion has however pointed out a fighter who can replace Aldo in case something goes wrong.