If you follow MMA then you have undoubtedly heard about the craziness that was UFC 177. Hours before the weigh ins, Renan Barao fell in his bath tub while trying to cut weight and was immediately taken to the hospital, forcing him out of his scheduled fight with TJ Dillashaw. The UFC, left scrambling and with few options, looked to UFC newcomer Joe Soto to step up and fight TJ Dillashaw for the UFC Featherweight Championship on one day’s notice. Soto jumped on the opportunity and fought his heart for four rounds before being finished in the 5th.

The UFC was not the only one holding events or breaking news last week. ONE FC 19 saw three title fights, with Ben Askren taking home the Welterweight Championship. In addition, Legacy FC put on another exciting show with Legacy FC 34.
For whatever the reasons may have been, in case you missed it here is a recap of the week that was August 24-30.

UFC 177

UFC 177’s Danny Castillo: Stoked and Looking to Finish
Uriah Faber Previews UFC 177
UFC 177: Dillashaw Looks Back At His First Fight With Barao
UFC 177: Dillashaw vs Barao II Fighter Q&A
UFC 177: Dillashaw vs. Barao II Official Weigh-In Video and Results
Breaking News: Renan Barao Out of UFC 177 Main Event, Joe Soto Steps In
Breaking News: Henry Cejudo Withdraws from UFC 177
UFC 177: Dillashaw vs. Soto Recap and Results: Dillashaw Ko’s Soto, Ferguson defeats Castillo by Split Decision
UFC 177: Legacy FC Owner Mick Maynard Questions Henry Cejudo’s Desire To Fight
Watch the Brand New UFC 177 Trailer
UFC 177 Full Vide Highlights: Yancy Medeiros submits Damon Jackson
UFC 177 Full Fight Video Highlights: Carlos Diego Ferreira defeats Ramsey Nijem by TKO
UFC 177 Full Fight Video Highlights: Bethe Correia finishes Shayna Baszler
UFC 177 Full Video Highlights: Ferguson Defeats Castillo via Split Decision
UFC 177 Full Fight Video Highlights: TJ Dillashaw KO’s Joe Soto
UFC 177 Danny Castillo Post Fight Interview
UFC 177 TJ Dillashaw and Joe Soto Post Fight Interviews
UFC 177: Dillashaw vs. Barao II Post Fight Press Conference
UFC 177 Dana White Post Fight Media Scrum

UFC News

OSP-Cavalcante First Addition To UFC Fight Night 56
UFC 179: Watch Jose Aldo Get Physical With Chad Mendez
Video: Fight Night Brasilia: Arlovski vs. “Bigfoot” Silva Preview

Bellator

Stephan Bonnar Signs With Bellator, Wants Tito Ortiz

Legacy FC 34

Video Highlights of Legacy FC 34
Legacy FC 34: Hall vs. Souza Resutls

ONE FC 19

ONE FC 19 Preview

There you have it folks a recap of the week that was August 24-30.

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Josh Davis is the owner and President of The MMA Corner, LLC. He has been a fan of mixed martial arts since seeing UFC 1 in his hometown. In addition to his The MMA Corner responsibilities, Josh is the editor of Scrapp! Fight Magazine. Josh has also written for MMA Unleashed and MMA Sports magazines. Josh also manages some of Colorado's best up and coming fighters and is dedicated to the positive promotion of the sport.