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.

Joe Riggs vs. Mike Bronzoulis Off Bellator 98 

The Fight Master welterweight finale between Joe Riggs and Mike Bronzoulis has been scrapped from Bellator 98. The reason being that Riggs suffered a partial orbital bone fracture and retina detachment approximately three weeks ago. He has been cleared to resume training but the fight with Bronzoulis will be rescheduled at a later date.

Source: MMA Fighting

GLORY Events to be Air on Spike TV 

A number of GLORY kickboxing events are set to air on Spike TV. GLORY 10, 11, and 12 are scheduled in the coming months, and will feature a number of notable fighters. Scheduled to appear on the cards of the upcoming events are K-1 legend Jerome Le Banner, Sergei Kharitonov, Tyrone Sponge, Gokhan Saki, Daniel Ghita, and the top pound-for-pound kickboxer in the world, Giorgio Petrosyan, will be competing in a lightweight title tournament.

GLORY 10 is scheduled for Sept. 28, GLORY 11 is scheduled for Oct. 12, and GLORY 12 will take place on Nov. 9.

Source: Bloody Elbow 

Cage Warriors Announces Lightweight Tournament to Determine New Champion 

Cage Warriors has announced it will have a four-man tournament to determine a new lightweight champion. The previous champion, Conor McGregor, vacated the title after joining the UFC’s ranks. Scotland’s Stevie Ray, Slovakian Ivan Buchinger and Englishmen Mick Sinclair and Jason Ball will compete for the title.

The title will be up for grabs when Cage Warriors returns to The Forum in London on Oct. 5.

Source: The MMA Corner 

Photo: Joe Riggs (Dave Mandel/Sherdog)

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Kyle Symes
Staff Writer

Kyle is a recent graduate of Aurora University, where he obtained a Bachelor's in Communications. Kyle resides in Illinois, just outside of Chicago. He played baseball and football in both high school and college, but is now focusing on an amateur MMA career.