Denver’s Ring of Fire promotion again returned to the 1st Bank Center in Broomfield, Colo., for Ring of Fire 42: “Who’s Next?” The event featured UFC and WEC veteran Tyler Toner headlining against rising featherweight Nick Macias. The night’s co-main event showcased up-and-comers in the women’s 125-pound division as Michelle Blalock put her Young Guns [...]
Strikeforce returned on Saturday to the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego for a solid night of fights featuring two title bouts. Lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez looked to defend his belt against Jorge Masvidal, while women’s featherweight title holder Cristiane ”Cyborg” Santos returned from a long layoff to defend against Hiroko Yamanaka. The event was televised live on Showtime.
Melendez outpoints Masvidal to retain title