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Complete Replay Of Countdown To UFC 231: Holloway Vs. Ortega

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Go inside the lives and training camps of four extraordinary athletes preparing for UFC 231.

UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway defends his title against rising star Brian Ortega in the main event this Saturday night live from the Scotiabank Arena in Toronto.

Also, a battle for the vacant UFC women’s flyweight championship between former UFC strawweight titleholder Joanna Jędrzejczyk and former UFC bantamweight challenger Valentina Shevchenko.

Check out a replay of “Countdown to UFC 231” right now.

Big Wins From Kamaru Usman, Junior Dos Santos During UFC Doubleheader

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The UFC put on a pair of events this past weekend, with Kamaru Usman and Junior dos Santos coming out with big-time victories.

On Friday night at The Ultimate Fighter 28 Finale, Usman bested former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos to cement his status as a top contender in the welterweight division. The former TUF champion is unbeaten over nine UFC fights.

Dos Santos, a former heavyweight champion, picked up his second victory of 2018 with a triumph in Australia over Tai Tuivasa. The card also featured former light heavyweight champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua with a stoppage win.

Complete results from both events can be found below:

The Ultimate Fighter 28 Finale

Kamaru Usman def. Rafael dos Anjos via unanimous decision (50-43, 49-45, 48-47)

Juan Espino def. Justin Frazier via submission (armlock) at 3:36 of Round 1 to win The Ultimate Fighter 28: Heavyweight

Macy Chiasson def. Pannie Kianzad via submission (rear-naked choke) at 2:11 of Round 2 to win The Ultimate Fighter: Featherweight

Pedro Munhoz def. Bryan Caraway via TKO (strikes) at 2:39 of Round 1

Edmen Shahbazyan def. Darren Stewart via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)

Antonina Shevchenko def. Ji Yeon Kim via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Kevin Aguilar def. Rick Glenn via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Joseph Benavidez def. Alex Perez via TKO (strikes) at 4:19 of Round 1

Maurice Greene def. Michel Batista via submission (triangle choke) at 2:14 of Round 1

Leah Letson def. Julija Stoliarenko via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Roosevelt Roberts def. Darrell Horcher via submission (standing guillotine choke) at 4:50 of Round 1

Tim Means def. Ricky Rainey via TKO (strikes) at 1:18 of Round 1

Raoni Barcelos def. Chris Gutierrez via submission (rear-naked choke) at 4:12 of Round 2

UFC Fight Night 142

Junior dos Santos def. Tai Tuivasa via TKO (strikes) at 2:30 of Round 2

Mauricio “Shogun” Rua def. Tyson Pedro via TKO (strikes) at :43 of Round 3

Justin Willis def. Mark Hunt via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Anthony Rocco Martin def. Jake Matthews via technical submission (anaconda choke) at 1:19 of Round 3

Sodiq Yusuff def. Suman Mokhtarian via TKO (strikes) at 2:14 of Round 1

Jimmy Crute def. Paul Craig via submission (kimura) at 4:51 of Round 3

Alexey Kunchenko def. Yushin Okami via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-27)

Wilson Reis def. Ben Nguyen via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Keita Nakamura def. Salim Touahri via split decision (30-27, 28-29, 29-28)

Kai Kara-France def. Elias Garcia via unanimous decision (30-25, 30-26, 30-25)

Christos Giagos def. Mizuto Hirota via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-27, 30-28)

Damir Ismagulov def. Alex Gorgees via unanimous decision (30-25, 30-26, 30-25)

Kansas City Fighting Alliance 31 Streams Live On MMA Futures

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Tune in this Saturday, December 1 for a live stream of

The event takes place from the Truman Memorial Building in Independence, Missouri. It is the first KCFA event since September.

Among the fights already announced via the KCFA Facebook page are Da’Ron Elliott-Jenkins vs. Niles Michael, Elle Wagman vs. Kristi Garr, JW Kiser vs. Cardio Mike, Johnny Joe Roberts Jr. vs. Nick Grass, Ayron Nelson vs. Rex Stidham, Julie Russell vs. Genia Goodin, Brian Wood vs. Matt Myers and a heavyweight main event between Kyle Noblitt and Bubba Grant.

Legacy Fighting Alliance 55 Friday Night Live On AXS TV

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A pair of champions will be crowned Friday night at Legacy Fighting Alliance 55 from The Bomb Factory in Dallas.

The main card airs live on AXS TV with Miles Johns and Adrian Yanez meeting for the vacant bantamweight title. In the co-headline bout, Sarah Alpar battles Joselyne Edwards for the vacant female bantamweight crown.

“I am excited to bring a championship doubleheader to the birthplace of LFA,” LFA president Ed Soares said. “We will crown a bantamweight king and queen when we return to Dallas on November 30th. Miles Johns and Adrian Yanez are two of our most talented prospects. They will meet for the vacant bantamweight title in the main event of LFA 55. We will also crown the inaugural women’s bantamweight champion when Sarah Alpar faces Joselyne Edwards in the co-headliner of LFA 55.”

Johns is a perfect 7-0 in his career, including a submission over Eric Ellington at LFA 40. The 24-year-old is a native of Kansas but will be fighting in his new hometown of Dallas.

Yanez, a Houston native, has picked up a pair of convincing wins in his last two LFA bouts.

Below is the current fight card for the 8 p.m. ET AXS TV broadcast:

Main Event | Bantamweight Title Bout (135 lb)
– Miles Johns (7-0) vs. Adrian Yanez (7-2)

Co-Main Event | Women’s Bantamweight Title Bout (135 lb)
– Sarah Alpar (7-4) vs. Joselyne Edwards (8-1)

Bantamweight Bout (135 lb)
– Raufeon Stots (10-1) vs. Levi Mowles (10-3)

Welterweight Bout (170 lb)
– Ramiz Brahimaj (7-1) vs. Justin Patterson (10-4)

Tito Ortiz Finally Gets The Better Of Chuck Liddell, Scores KO

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Tito Ortiz finally got the better of long-time rival Chuck Liddell, earning a first round knockout in the main event of Golden Boy MMA 1 Saturday night from The Forum in Los Angeles.

Twice previously in the UFC, Liddell earned victories over Ortiz. This time around, though, “The Iceman” had nothing in the arsenal for Ortiz.

The event marked the debut for Oscar de la Hoya as a promoter of MMA matches, with the main card airing live on pay-per-view. The former boxing champion has been making moves in mixed martial arts, and this is expected to be the first of many events in the coming months.

Tito Ortiz def. Chuck Liddell via KO (strike) at 4:24 of Round 1

Deron Winn def. Tom Lawlor via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Gleison Tibau def. Efrain Escudero via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Ricardo Palacios def. Walel Watson via KO (strike) at 3:56 of Round 1

James Barnes def. Albert Morales via submission (armbar) at 4:09 of Round 3

Jay Silva def. Oscar Cota via technical submission at 2:13 of Round 3

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