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.

Dublin’s Helix to host four CWFC events

Europe’s Cage Warriors Fighting Championship has signed a deal with Dublin, Ireland’s The Helix arena to host the next two New Year’s Eve events for the promotion, in addition to two other dates.

Based on a successful relationship from last year’s CWFC New Year’s Eve event from the Helix, this December and the next in 2014 will make it three consecutive end-of-the-year events to be hosted in Dublin.

The two other announced dates for 2014 are Saturday, March 8, and Saturday, July 6.

CWFC inks Cory Tait

Cage Warriors has signed up-and-coming Cory Tait, who is set to compete in its bantamweight roster.

The deal is set for five fights. No date for his debut was announced.

Mills vs. Petrescu off Cage Warriors 59

Former Cage Warriors welterweight title challenger and UFC competitor Che Mills was set to meet Valentino Petrescu at the Sept. 14 Cage Warriors 59 event, but Petrescu withdrew due to illness.

Leeroy Barnes was tapped as his replacement, but now Mills has bowed out of his scheduled fight on the card due to illness of his own and the fight has been removed from the card altogether.

Source: The MMA Corner

Additions to Legacy FC 23 and 24

Legacy Fighting Championship has added two fighters to its upcoming cards in September and October.

D.J. Linderman steps in for Sammy Smith against Richard Odoms at Legacy FC 23 on Sept. 13, and former women’s boxing champion Holly Holm has been tapped to fight at Legacy FC 24 in October, though no opponent has been announced.

Source: Sherdog

Photo: Cory Tait (Cage Warriors)

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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.