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

Bellator 95 weigh-in results

All Bellator 95 participants are cleared for competition, but a few competitors weren’t able to make weight.

Pat Curran and Shahbulat Shamhalaev will meet in the main event for the featherweight title. Shamhalaev came a pound over on his first attempt, but was successful after being given time to reach the limit.

Carlos Brooks and Shedrick Goodridge were unable to make their respective weight limits and forfeit 20 percent of their fight purse to their opponents.

Full Results:
Pat Curran (144.7) vs. Shahbulat Shamhalaev (144.7) – for Bellator featherweight title
Frodo Khasbulaev (145.4) vs. Mike Richman (145.1) – featherweight tournament final
Brett Cooper (185.2) vs. Doug Marshall (185.4) – middleweight tournament final
Karo Parisyan (171) vs. Rick Hawn (170.7)
Anton Talamantes (205) vs. Liam McGeary (204)
Kevin Roddy (146) vs. Brylan Van Artsdalen (145.2)
Michael Brent Hess (145.9) vs. Will Martinez (144.9)
Jimmie Rivera (139.3) vs. Brian Kelleher (139.5)
Phillipe Nover (156) vs. Darrell Horcher (156)
Carlos Brooks (188) vs. Tom DeBlass (185.9)
Shedrick Goodridge (172.8) vs. Sam Oropeza (170.5)
Lyman Good (170.8) vs. Dante Rivera (170.9)

Florida commission clears Fallon Fox of fraud

The Florida Boxing Commission closed its investigation for “alleged discrepancies” in regards to Fox’s licensing application.

The transgender athlete must still gain a license before being cleared for competition.

Fox is scheduled to fight May 24 for Championship Fighting Alliance.

Source: MMA Weekly

Sadollah injured, replaced by Burrell for UFC 160

TUF 7 winner Amir Sadollah is forced out of his May 25 meeting with Stephen Thompson at UFC 160 due to injury.

Nah-Shon Burrell, a veteran of four Strikeforce fights, will take Sadollah’s place on the card for the welterweight bout with Thompson.

Guillard vs. Danzig set for UFC on Fox 8

Melvin Guillard and Mac Danzig will meet on the UFC on Fox 8 card.

The July 27 card will see the UFC return to Seattle.

Source: MMA Junkie

Jabouin vs. Pague added to UFC 161

Bantamweights Yves Jabouin and Dustin Pague are set to fight on June 15.

They will meet at UFC 161 event from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Source: MMA Weekly

Photo: Pat Curran (Dave Mandel/Sherdog)

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David Massey
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David Massey studied Humanities and Art History at the University of Central Oklahoma. He first found interest in MMA from the first TUF show and has been hooked ever since. He began posting on mmajunkie then submitting Sunday Junkie entries and that began his interest in writing about MMA. Through twitter David found other MMA enthusiasts and began contributing articles to marqueemma.com. He looks forward to growing as a writer and being a part of the sport he loves.