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

Tachi Palace Fights 13: Unfinished Business Results

Tachi Palace Fights hosted it’s 13th event on Thursday night, which took place from the Tachi Palace Hotel and Casino. The event was streamed live on Sherdog.com.

In the main event, Joe Soto was able to submit Chad George in the second round by guillotine choke to improve his record to 11-2. Meanwhile, Ian Loveland captured the vacant bantamweight belt by knocking out Alexander Crispim in the first round. A total of eight bouts filled the card, with the results shown below.

  • Joe Soto def. Chad George by submission (guillotine choke). Round 2, 2:01
  • Ian Loveland def. Alexander Crispim by knockout (knee). Round 1, 4:23
  • Tony Llamas def. Poppies Martinez by submission (guillotine choke). Round 1, 1:00
  • Art Arciniega def. Sergio Cortez by unanimous decision
  • Darrell Montague def. Taylor McCorriston by TKO (punches). Round 1, 2:46
  • Chidi Njokuani def. John Reedy by TKO (leg kick). Round 1, 0:55
  • Andrew Valladerez def. Martin Sandoval by submission (guillotine choke). Round 3, 1:52
  • Paul Ruiz def. Ruben Trujillo by TKO (punches). Round 1, 1:13
Source: Sherdog
Tuesday’s UFC on FUEL TV 3 fight card official with six Facebook matchups

All fights for Tuesday’s UFC on FUEL TV 3 event, which features six main card bouts and six on Facebook, will be aired live.

The Facebook stream will kick off at 5:30 p.m. ET, with the main card to follow.

UFC on FUEL TV 3 takes place on May 15 from the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Va., and features Dustin Poirier taking on Chan Sung Jung in a featherweight bout.

Source: MMAJunkie
UFC 147: Belfort vs. Silva 2 Set for Brazil’s ‘Mineirinho’ Arena

UFC 147 now has an official landing spot.

The UFC informed The MMA Corner that UFC 147: Belfort vs. Silva 2 will take place from the Estadio Jornalista Felipe Drummond, often referred to the “Mineirinho,” in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais on June 23.

This will be the third time the UFC will visit Brazil this year, which features The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil coaches Vitor Belfort and Wanderlei Silva fighting each other for the second time in their careers.

The main card will be featured on pay-per-view, while the preliminary bouts are expected to air on FX.

Source: The MMA Corner
Alessio vs. Roller Set for Summer

A lightweight bout between John Alessio and Shane Roller has been added to UFC 148 in July.

“The Natural” and Team Takedown’s Roller will be apart of a stacked card, which features Anderson Silva vs. Chael Sonnen 2 in the main event.

UFC 148 takes place on July 7th in Las Vegas.

Source: UFC

Photo: Joe Soto (pictured) submits Chad George at TPF 13 (Sherdog)

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Corey Adams didn't grow up watching mixed martial arts, considering the UFC was just getting started the year he was born, but in his teenage years, witnessed the action and has fallen in love with the sport. Corey was the first to join The MMA Corner staff -- other than founder Josh Davis -- and has been writing for the site ever since. Corey attends Austin Peay State University, where he majors in Communications with a focus on journalism. When he's not covering MMA, Corey is still writing on many sports with both local and campus newspapers. His favorite sports teams are the Atlanta Braves and Denver Broncos. Follow him on Twitter at the link below.