Each day, The MMA Corner will provide a recap of results, event announcements, fight matchups, and injuries/cancellations from throughout the world of MMA.

UFC 138 Weigh-in Results

The UFC’s return to the UK will take place from the LG Arena on Nov. 5 in Birmingham, England.

Mark Munoz (186) vs. Chris Leben (186)
Renan Barao (136) vs. Brad Pickett (134)
Papy Abedi (170) vs. Thiago Alves (171*)
Edward Faaloloto (155) vs. Terry Etim (156)
Anthony Perosh (205) vs. Cyrille Diabate (206)
Justin Edwards (170) vs. John Maguire (170)
Jason Young (145) vs. Michihiro Omigawa (145)
Phil De Fries (243) vs. Rob Broughton (258)
Che Mills (169) vs. Chris Cope (170)
Vaughan Lee (135) vs. Chris Cariaso (135)

*Alves made weight on his second attempt after initially weighing in at 172 pounds

Source: UFC

Marquardt-Yoshida battle for BAMMA title

The British Association of Mixed Martial Arts has revealed Nate Marquardt will make his promotional debut against Yoshiyuki Yoshida for the promotion’s vacant welterweight championship at BAMMA 9 on Feb. 11 at the LG Arena in Birmingham.

Marquardt had originally been expected to make his promotional debut at BAMMA 8 on Dec. 10.

Source: Sherdog

Superior Cage Combat 3 Results

The third event from Superior Cage Combat took place from the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas.

John Alessio def. Luiz Firmino by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28).

Bristol Marunde def. Jay Silva by unanimous decision (48-47, 48-47, 49-46). (For SCC Middleweight Title)

Emanuel Newton def. James McSweeney by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 4:25

Steve Lopez vs. Dominique Robinson ends in majority draw

Porfirio Alves Jr def. Alonzo Martinez by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27).

Shane Nelson def. Lance Wipf by TKO (doctor stoppage). Round 2, 2:15

Phil Dace def. Dave Terrel by unanimous decision (29-27, 29-27, 29-27).

Cameron Diffley def. Sidney Silva by submission (armbar). Round 1, 4:01

Shawn Fitzsimmons def. Blas Avena by KO (strikes). Round 2, 3:42

Shorty Weikel def. Kui Gonsalves by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2, 2:30

Source: SCC

Johnny Eduardo injured, out of UFC 139

Johnny Eduardo is out of a planned UFC 139 bantamweight bout with Michael McDonald.  The Nova União product revealed that a shoulder injury would keep him off the card.

No replacement has been announced.

UFC 139 takes place from the HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif., on Nov. 19.

Source: Tatame

Carina Damm scratched from Bellator 57

Brazilian Carina Damm will not fight at Bellator 57.  She was slated to face Bellator Fighting Championships female champion Zoila Gurgel in a non-title affair.  Gurgel was forced to withdraw due to a knee injury and now Damm has been pulled as well.

Damm will likely be re-booked for an as-yet-undetermined December event.

Bellator 57 takes place Nov. 12 at Casino Rama in Rama, Ontario, Canada. Gurgel vs. Damm was expected to air on the evening’s MTV2-televised main card.

Source: MMAJunkie