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.

Cage Warriors 54 Results: Taylor defends title over Phillips

Cage Warriors 54 took place on May 4 from the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff, Wales.

In the main event, former Ultimate Fighter season 7 competitor Jesse Taylor defended his middleweight title with a first round submission win over John Phillips.

Results for the entire card are listed below:

Jesse Taylor def. John Phillips by submission (guillotine choke). Round 1, 2:43  -to retain middleweight title
Danny Roberts def. Diego Gonzalez by TKO (punches). Round 2, 3:02
Lewis Long def. Mark Glover by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Ivan Buchinger def. Jason Ball by unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 29-28)
Brett Johns def. James MacAlister by TKO (punches). Round 2, 3:23
Martin McDonough def. Mark Platts by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2, 1:18
Shaj Haque def. Kris Edwards by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Matt Inman def. Leon Kenge by TKO (punches). Round 3, 1:03
Jamie Rogers def. Brad Wheeler by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Steve McCombe def. Joe Orrey by technical submission (rear-naked choke). Round 3, 1:48
Owain Parry def. Rob Leybourne by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2, 1:11

Source: The MMA Corner
Matt Brown vs. Thiago Alves agree to fight on UFC on Fox Sports 1 debut card

The debut UFC card for newly announced Fox Sports 1 channel has its first bout in the works.

Matt Brown and Thiago Alves have made verbal agreements to compete in a welterweight clash, according to sources.

No official announcement has been made regarding the match-up, however.

UFC on Fox Sports 1 takes place on Aug. 17 from the TD Garden in Boston.

Source: MMAFighting
UFC on Fox 8 main card set, tickets on sale May 15

The main card for UFC on Fox 8 has been made official.

In the main event of the evening, Demetrious Johnson will put his flyweight title on the line against John Moraga. Also on the card are two 170-pound fights as Jake Ellenberger takes on Rory MacDonald, and Robbie Lawlor battling Tarec Saffiedine. Lastly, Miesha Tate will return to the UFC cage to challenge Liz Carmouche.

UFC on Fox 8 takes place on July 27 from the Key Arena in Seattle.

Source: MMAJunkie

Photo: Thiago Alves (Rob Tatum/The MMA Corner)

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