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

BAMMA 8 Results

Jimi Manuwa def. Antony Rea by TKO (retirement). Round 1, 5:00

Jim Wallhead def. Joey Villasenor by KO (punches). Round 1, 0:48

Andre Winner def. Diego Gonzalez by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Erik Perez def. Paul McVeigh by unanimous decision (30-27. 29-28, 29-28)

Jack Marshman def. Leeroy Barnes by unanimous decision

Curt Warburton def. Tim Newman by unanimous decision

Colin Fletcher def. David Round by submission (guillotine choke). Round 1, 2:13

Tom Breese def. Qasim Shafiq by submission (triangle choke). Round 1, 4:20

Danny Mitchell def. Dean Amasinger by submission (triangle choke). Round 2, 2:28

Brent Crawley def. Mark Platts by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 2:57

Brian Hyslop def. Ian Malone by unanimous decision

Rory MacDonald vs. Che Mills Slated for UFC 145 in Montreal

According to sources, welterweight Rory MacDonald will return to the Octagon in March to take on Che Mills.

The Canadian MacDonald pulled out of a fight at UFC 140 in Toronto, but will get another chance to fight in his home country at UFC 145 at the Bell Centre in Montreal.

Mills, on the other hand, made his UFC debut at UFC 138 and needed only 40 seconds to defeat Chris Cope.

Source: MMAFighting
Hawn Drops to Lightweight for Bellator Season 6 Tourney

In 2012, Rick Hawn will return to Bellator as a lightweight.

Hawn competed in the Season 4 welterweight tournament, but a source confirmed that Hawn will move down to 155 to take part in Bellator’s Season 6 lightweight draw.

Bellator’s sixth-season is expected to feature lightweights, welterweights, middleweights and featherweights, all of which will be under an eight-man bracket format.

Source: Sherdog

Photo: Jimi Manuwa (top) smoked Antony Rea (Martin Rhodes)