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Ramsey Nijem vs. Anthony Njokuani targeted for UFC 141 in Las Vegas

A lightweight meeting between Ramsey Nijem and Anthony Njokuani has been targeted for next month’s UFC 141 card.

While the bout is not yet official, both men have verbally commited according to sources.

UFC 141 will be headlined by Brock Lesnar returning to the Octagon to take on former Strikeforce titleholder Alistair Overeem. The event will take place from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Dec. 30.

Source: MMA Junkie
Shark Fights 21 Results

Bobby Lashley def. Karl Knothe by submission (americana). Round 1, 3:44

Cody East def. Adenelson Clementino by TKO. Round 1, 1:15

Cody Phister def. Isias Martinez by TKO. Round 2, 4:09

Warren Stewart def. Gabe Vasquez by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 3:46

John King def. Daniel De Almeida by split decision

Rashad Coulter def. Chase Watson by TKO. Round 3, 2:39

Jon Voth def. Jeremiah Castillo by submission (arm-bar). Round 1, 2:27

Matt Hobar def. Marcus Baldivia by submission (north-south choke). Round 1, 0:53

Source: MMA Mania
Bellator 58 adds Billstein vs. Pena, Alexandre vs. McPhatter to prelims

Two bouts have been added to the Bellator 58 prelim card.

German prospect Jonas Billstein will take on Florida native Reggie Pena, while Cosmo Alexandre will clash with Avery McPhatter.

Bellator 58 takes place from the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Fla., on Nov. 19.

Source: MMA Junkie

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Corey Adams didn't grow up watching mixed martial arts, considering the UFC was just getting started the year he was born, but in his teenage years, witnessed the action and has fallen in love with the sport. Corey was the first to join The MMA Corner staff -- other than founder Josh Davis -- and has been writing for the site ever since. Corey attends Austin Peay State University, where he majors in Communications with a focus on journalism. When he's not covering MMA, Corey is still writing on many sports with both local and campus newspapers. His favorite sports teams are the Atlanta Braves and Denver Broncos. Follow him on Twitter at the link below.