2018 MMA Event Coverage

For the entire calendar year of 2018, you can follow your favorite MMA promotions events below. Each event will feature results and links to special videos from that event/leading into the event and as well as fight card based news. You will see event coverage from the following promotions, UFC, Bellator MMA, ONE Championship, Invicta FC and GLORY Kickboxing. 

 Bellator 201: Macfarlane vs. Lara

Bellator 201: Macfarlane vs. Lara takes place on June 29th, 2018 at the Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California. The fight card features a women’s Flyweight title bout between champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane taking on Alejandra Lara. Also on the card, Saad Awad takes on Ryan Couture and Valérie Létourneau returns to the Bellator cage vs. Kristina Williams.

Fight Card/Results (*Prelims):

  • Women’s Flyweight Title: Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (C) vs. Alejandra Lara
  • Saad Awad vs. Ryan Couture
  • Keri Ann Melendez vs. Tiffany Vales
  • Valérie Létourneau vs. Kristina Williams
  • Juan Archuleta vs. Robbie Peralta
  • *Jordan Young vs. Jamal Pogues
  • *Lance Lee vs. Ricky Furar
  • * Jacob Rosales vs. Joshua Jones
  • *Jay Jay Wilson vs. David Conte

 UFC Fight Night 132: Cowboy vs. Edwards

UFC Fight Night 132: Cowboy vs. Edwards takes place on June 23rd, 2018 at the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore. The fight card features a welterweight bout between Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone vs. Leon Edwards in the main event. Also, Ovince Saint Preux meets Tyson Pedro in the co-main event.

Event Coverage:

  • May 9th: Bantamweight fighter Ashkan Mokhtarian was scheduled to meet Jenel Lausa at the event but Mokhtarian pulled out of the fight due to injury. Filling in for Mokhtarian is former 7-0 bantamweight boxing champion Jenel Lausa.

Event Card/Results (*Prelims):

  • Donald Cerrone vs. Leon Edwards
  • Ovince Saint Preux vs. Tyson Pedro
  • Jessica Rose-Clark vs. Jessica Eye
  • Li Jingliang vs. Daichi Abe
  • Felipe Arantes vs. Song Yadong
  • Teruto Ishihara vs. Petr Yan
  • Song Kenan vs. Hector Aldana
  • ShinshoAnzai vs. Jake Matthews
  • Matt Schnell vs. Naoki Inoue

— Unofficial announced bouts —

Flyweight bout: Jenel Lausa vs. Ulka Sasaki
Featherweight bout: Rolando Dy vs. Shane Young
Women’s Strawweight bout: Yan Xiaonan vs. Viviane Pereira.
Women’s Flyweight bout: Melinda Fabian vs. Ji Yeon Kim

 UFC 225: Whittaker vs. Romero II

UFC 225: Whittaker vs. Romero II takes place on June 9th, 2018 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The fight card features the second meeting Robert Whittaker vs. Yoel Romero for the UFC Middleweight title, Rafael dos Anjos vs. Colby Covington for the interm-Welterweight title and CM Punk makes his second UFC appearance vs. Mike Jackson.

Event Coverage:

  • March 29th: Bobby Green has pulled out of his fight against Clay Guida at the event due to unknown reasons. With this recent pull-out, it will be Green’s second time this year that he has pulled out of a bout. Replacing Green is Charles Oliveira.

Fight Card/Results: (*Prelims)

  • Middleweight Title: Robert Whittaker (C) vs. Yoel Romero
  • Welterweight Title: Rafael dos Anjos vs. Colby Covington
  • Holly Holm vs. Megan Anderson
  • Andrei Arlovski vs. Tai Tuivasa
  • CM Punk vs. Mike Jackson
  • *Alistar Overeem vs. Curtis Blaydes
  • *Carla Esparza vs. Claudia Gadelha
  • *Ricardo Lamas vs. Mirsad Bektic
  • *Rashad Coulter vs. Chris de la Rocha
  • *Rashad Evans vs. Anthony Smith
  • *Joseph Benavidez vs. Sergio Pettis
  • *Clay Guida vs. Charles Oliveira
  • *Mike Santiago vs. Dan Ige

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