The official weigh-ins for UFC Fight Night: Bermudez vs. The Korean Zombie took place this morning at the Sheraton North in Houston, Texas.
This event features the return of “The Korean Zombie” Chan Sung Jung who returns to action in his first bout since his title bout loss to Jose Aldo in 2013. Jung takes on Dennis Bermudez in the main event of the evening who looks to extend his winning streak to three.
The first wave of fighters began to hit the scales at 9:05 AM CST, with Chas Skelly kicking off the festivities. Michinori Tanaka was the final fighter to weigh-in at 10:30 AM CST, hitting his contracted weight of 135 pounds.
Only one fighter would miss their contracted weight, as Bec Rawlings weighed in at 117.5 lbs. She is scheduled to fight against Tecia Torres on the preliminary portion of the fight card and will forfeit 20% of her purse to Torres.
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Abel Trujillo needed the assistance of the towel to hit the mark of 156 pounds, while Alexa Grasso also needed the assistance of the halo to weigh-in at 116 pounds.
The full weigh-in results are below:
Main Card – FOX Sports 1 (U.S.), TSN 5 (Can), BT Sport 2 (UK): 10.00PM EDT, 7.00PM PDT, 3.00AM GMT
- Dennis Bermudez (145.5 lbs.) vs. Chan Sung Jung (145.5 lbs.)
- Alexa Grasso (116 lbs.) vs. Felice Herrig (115.5)
- Abel Trujillo (156 lbs.) vs. James Vick (155.5 lbs.)
- Ovince Saint Preux (205 lbs.) vs. Volkan Oezdemir (206 lbs.)
- Anthony Hamilton (258.5 lbs.) vs. Marcel Fortuna (210.5 lbs.)
- Jessica Andrade (115.5 lbs.) vs. Angela Hill (116 lbs.)
Preliminary Card – FOX Sports 1 (U.S.), TSN 5 (Can), BT Sport 2 (UK): 8.00PM EDT, 5.00PM PDT, 1.00AM GMT
- Adam Milstead (233.5 lbs.) vs. Curtis Blaydes (264.5 lbs.)
- Chas Skelly (146 lbs) vs. Chris Gruetzemacher (145 lbs.)
- Ricardo Ramos (135 lbs.) vs. Michinori Tanaka (135 lbs.)
- Tecia Torres (115.5 lbs.) vs. Bec Rawlings (117.5 lbs.)
Early Prelims – UFC Fight Pass (U.S./Can/UK): 7.00PM EDT, 4.00PM PDT, 12.00AM GMT
- Alex Morono (170 lbs.) vs. Niko Price (170.5 lbs.)
- Daniel Jolly (204.5 lbs.) vs. Khalil Rountree Jr. (205 lbs.)
2017 IMMAF World Championships set to be streamed live on IOS and Android app
This years IMMAF World Championships in Bahrain is only 4 days away now and competitors from around the world are preparing themselves for what will be an extraordinary event and opportunity to make themselves known. The prestigious event is being hosted by the BMMAF under the patronage of His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa.
For fans around the world good news came today as they will be able to watch their favourite amateur athlete take to the cage in the Khalifa Sports City Arena via an app. The BahrainTV app will be streaming all of the fights live for fans to watch at home or even on the go on their phone. You can also keep up to date via MyNextMatch.com for all relevant info for the event.
The links for the BahrainTV app are as follows:
*Live Updates* UFC Gdsank Official Results
The UFC hosted their second event in the country of Poland, as UFC Gdsank took place at the Ergo Arena. The card was headlined by a welterweight fight between Donald Cerrone and Darren Till.
Cerrone (32-9) was coming off a close unanimous decision loss to former 170-pound champion Robbie Lawler in July. It was the only time in “Cowboy’s” MMA career that he had suffered consecutive losses.
Till (15-0-1) improved his undefeated record in September, defeating Bojan Veličković by unanimous decision. It was a case of old school vs. new school in this headliner, as the up and comer Till hoped to secure the biggest win of his career over Cerrone.
MAIN CARD – UFC Fight Pass – 8PM BST
- Donald Cerrone (32-9) vs. Darren Till (15-0-1) – Welterweight bout
- Result: Darren Till def. Donald Cerrone via TKO (punches) Round 1 – 4:20
- Karolina Kowalkiewicz (11-2) vs. Jodie Esquibel (6-3) – Women’s strawweight bout
- Result: Karolina Kowalkiewicz def. Jodie Esquibel via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
- Jan Blachowicz (20-7) vs. Devin Clark (8-2) – Light heavyweight bout
- Result: Jan Błachowicz def. Devin Clark via SUB (rear-naked choke) Round 2 – 3:02
- Oskar Piechota (10-0) vs. Jonathan Wilson (7-3) – Middleweight bout
- Result: Oskar Piechota def. Jonathan Wilson via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
*Watch* Bellator 185 Weigh in: Live Stream, Results
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)
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)
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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