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Live from the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore is UFC Fight Night 111: Holm vs. Correia.

The Ultimate Fighting Championship brings the show to Southeast Asia for twelve bouts of mixed martial arts action.

Headlining the UFC Fight Pass-only event will be a matchup in the women’s bantamweight division between former champ #5 Holly Holm and former title challenger #11 Bethe Correia.

Holm famously knocked out the long-time bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey in one of the biggest upsets in the history of the sport. Since that moment, however, Holm has hit a rough patch dropping her title to Miesha Tate in her next outing and coming up on the wrong end of a decision against Valentina Shevchenko. In the first ever UFC Women’s Featherweight Championship bout, Holm faced Germaine de Randamie and was once again on the wrong end of the judges’ cards in a fight filled with controversy.

Correia is coming off a majority draw in a close battle against Marion Reneau. Prior to that outing, Correia squeaked out a split-decision win over Jessica Eye to get off the two-fight losing skid, which included a title challenge against Rousey. The Brazilian fighter will enter the cage against Holm as a heavy underdog at the betting window.

The co-main event will pit 38-year-old former champion #8 Andrei Arlovski against 31-year-old #13 Marcin Tybura in a heavyweight clash that is sure to result in an early finish.

Keep up with the official results below as the card plays out and follow along on Twitter @mmalatestnws for up-to-the-moment action.


UFC Fight Night 111 Official Results:

MAIN CARD – 8AM/5AM ETPT

  • #5 Holly Holm (11-3) vs. #11 Bethe Correia (10-3-1)
    • Result: Holly Holm def. Bethe Correia via KO (Head Kick), Round 3 – 1:09
  • #8 Andrei Arlovski (25-15, 1NC) vs. #13 Marcin Tybura (16-2)
    • Result: Marcin Tybura def. Andrei Arlovski via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 28-27, 29-27)
  • #7 Dong Hyun Kim (22-4-1, 1NC) vs. Colby Covington (12-1)
    • Result: Colby Covington def. Dong Hyun Kim via Unanimous Decision (30-25, 30-26, 30-27)
  • #11 Tarec Saffiedine (16-7) vs. #5 Rafael Dos Anjos (26-9)
    • Result: Rafael Dos Anjos def. Tarec Saffiedine via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

PRELIMINARY CARD – 4:45AM/1:45AM ETPT

  • Takanori Gomi (35-13, 1NC) vs. Jon Tuck (10-4)
    • Result: Jon Tuck def. Takanori Gomi via Submission (Rear-naked choke), Round 1 – 1:12
  • Cyril Asker (8-3) vs. Walt Harris (10-5)
    • Result: Walt Harris def. Cyril Asker via TKO (Punches), Round 1 – 1:44
  • Alex Caceres (13-10, 1NC) vs. Rolando Dy (8-5-1, 1NC)
    • Result: Alex Caceres def. Rolando Dy via TKO (Doctor’s Stoppage), Round 2 – 5:00
  • Justin Scoggins (11-4) vs. Ulka Sasaki (20-4-2)
    • Result: Ulka Sasaki def. Justin Scoggins via Submission (Rear-naked choke), Round 2 – 3:19
  • Li Jingliang (13-4) vs. Frank Camacho (20-5)
    • Result: Li Jingliang def. Frank Camacho via Unanimous Decision (29-27, 28-27, 29-27)
  • Kwan Ho Kwak (9-2) vs. Russell Doane (15-7)
    • Result: Russell Doane def. Kwan Ho Kwak via TKO (Punches), Round 1 – 4:09
  • Naoki Inoue (11-0) vs. Carls John De Tomas (6-1)
    • Result: Naoki Inoue def. Carls John De Tomas via Unanimous Decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-26)
  • Ji Yeon Kim (6-1-2) vs. Lucie Pudilova (7-2)
    • Result: Lucie Pudilova def. Ji Yeon Kim via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
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Exclusive: Derek Brunson: “Anderson was definitely a little lubed up”

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Derek Brunson fought Anderson Silva back in February of this year, at UFC 208. Brunson would go on to lose the fight by controversial unanimous decision. However, the controversies didn’t stop at the questionable decision, Brunson also claims Silva was greasing during the fight. The Wilmington, North Carolina native, posted about it on Twitter a few days ago:

Speaking with MMA Latest, Brunson explained why he believes Silva was greasing during the fight. “Anderson was definitely a little lubed up. Every time I grabbed him he was just slipping out of everything, and his takedown defense was really good that night. I was definitely curious to know why he was very slippery, which I definitely think he had some kind of substance on his body. He knows I’m a wrestler obviously, he’s an old, savvy veteran, so he was definitely trying to play all the rules and be very strategic, and make it harder for a wrestler to grab him.”

Brunson is set to face Lyoto Machida come October 28, when asked about whether he was worried about Machida greasing, considering Gegard Mousasi accused him of doing so in their fight, Brunson admitted he wasn’t too worried.

Well I’m not too worried, but like I said, I put it out there because I know they’re friends and I know, obviously, that’s kind of what the guys do when they know they’re fighting a wrestler. They want to lube their body up really good to make it hard to grab hold, Anderson did a great job defending my takedowns. It’s because he was all greased up so he was able to stop a lot of them. When I grab guys in the clinch, it’s very tough for them to get away and I’m pretty good with my Greco takedown. He was pretty much pulling through my clinch when I had a tight grip on him and if you have some kind of substance on your body it’s easy to pull them.”

Neither Silva nor his management have commented on the greasing allegations. Anderson Silva makes his return against Kelvin Gastelum later this year, in China. While Brunson makes his return to the Octagon on October 28th, in Brazil, where he looks to add Lyoto Machida’s name to his impressive list of victories.

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Ovince Saint Preux Steps in to Face Corey Anderson at UFC 217

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UFC 217 just got even more interesting. Earlier this week, Patrick Cummins pulled out of his light heavyweight matchup with Corey Anderson due to a Staph infection. Corey “Overtime” Anderson was not happy with his opponents decision, even calling out his opponent on Instagram asking how Cummins could, “call it quits so far from fight night”.

The UFC left Anderson on the card, and he found an opponent through the magic of Twitter. Ovince Saint Preux tweeted out directly to Anderson stating:

It didn’t take long for Anderson to respond agreeing to the fight, tagging Mick Maynard and Dana White in his response.

Only a few short hours later, the fight announcement came from the official UFC twitter account.

 

This top 10 Light Heavyweight matchup should add to an already amazing card coming in November at Madison Square Garden. Saint Preux is coming off of back to back wins both due to the very rare von flue choke, he finds himself ranked #7th in the latest edition of the 205-pound rankings. Corey “Overtime” Anderson is 4-2 in his last 6 fights, but is coming off a brutal first round knockout loss to Jimi Manuwa in March.

With such a exciting fight added to this card, what do you see happening November 4th?  Will Corey Anderson bounce back and look to jump into the top 5 of the rankings, or will Ovince Saint Preux go for a third straight von flue choke? Let us know.

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*Watch* Bellator 185 Weigh in: Live Stream, Results

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Watch the live weigh-ins for Bellator 185 here.

Gegard Mousasi takes on Alexander Slemenko live this Friday night October 20th at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville CT. This is the first appearance for Mousasi in the Bellator cage as he looks to secure a title shot with a win over the very tough former Bellator champion Slemenko. Joining these men of the main card will be a pair of welterweights as Neiman Gracie from the famous Gracie BJJ family takes on Zak Bucia in the co-main event.

Full Weigh-in Results: (Updated in real time)

Main Card:

Gegard Mousasi (185) vs. Alexander Shlemenko (186)
Neiman Gracie (170.5) vs. Zak Bucia (170)
Heather Hardy (126) vs. Kristina Williams (126)
Ryan Quinn (155.5) vs. Marcus Surin (155)
Ana Julaton (125.5) vs. Lisa Blaine (122)

Preliminary Card:

Jordan Young (200) vs. Alec Hooben (194)
Costello van Steenis (185) vs. Steve Skrzat (186)
Vinicius de Jesus (170) vs. Joaquin Buckley (171)
John Beneduce (154.5) vs. Dean Hancock (155)
Timothy Wheeler (144) vs. Pete Rogers (144)
Don Shainis (150) vs. Matthew Denning (149)
Frank Sforza (149) vs. Vovka Clay (150)
Kevin Carrier (156) vs. Jose Antonio Perez (153)
John Lopez (126) vs. Billy Giovanella (125)

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