Week-in-Review: List of UFC, Strikeforce & Other Matchups Announced

By Sherdog.com Staff May 2, 2011
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A complete list of significant new fights reported in the past week.

Farkhad Sharipov vs. Tommy Vargas, Tachi Palace Fights 9 “The Contenders,” May 6, Lemoore, Calif.

Joe Riggs vs. Bryan Baker, Bellator Fighting Championships 43, May 7, Newkirk, Okla.

Chase Beebe vs. Jose Vega, Bellator Fighting Championships 43, May 7, Newkirk, Okla.

Mika Nagano vs. Emi Murata, Jewels “14th Ring,” May 14, Tokyo

Karl Amoussou vs. Sam Alvey, Bellator Fighting Championships 45, May 21, Lake Charles, La.

Thiago Santos vs. Derek Lewis, Bellator Fighting Championships 45, May 21, Lake Charles, La.

Shunichi Shimizu vs. Masayuki Okude, Zst 28, May 22, Tokyo

Jens Pulver vs. Mike Powell, Titan Fighting Championships 18, May 27, Kansas City, Kan.

Drew McFedries vs. Darryl Cobb, Titan Fighting Championships 18, May 27, Kansas City, Kan.

Michael McDonald vs. Chris Cariaso, UFC 130 “Edgar vs. Maynard 3,” May 28, Las Vegas

Katsunori Kikuno vs. Daisuke Nakamura, Dream “Fight for Japan,” May 29, Saitama, Japan

Caol Uno vs. Akiyo Nishiura, Dream “Fight for Japan,” May 29, Saitama, Japan

Joachim Hansen vs. Mitsuhiro Ishida, Dream “Fight for Japan,” May 29, Saitama, Japan

Glover Teixeira vs. Maurilio de Souza, Shooto Brazil 23, June 4, Rio de Janeiro

Drew Fickett vs. Hermes Franca, Maximum Fighting Championship 30 “Unplugged 4: Up Close and Personal,” June 10, Edmonton, Canada

Marcus Davis vs. Richie Whitson, Maximum Fighting Championship 30 “Unplugged 4: Up Close and Personal,” June 10, Edmonton, Canada

Gina Carano vs. Sarah D'Alelio, Strikeforce “Overeem vs. Werdum,” June 18, Dallas

Rumina Sato vs. Masakatsu Ueda, Shooto “Shootor’s Legacy 3,” July 18, Tokyo

Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes, UFC 133, Aug. 6, Philadelphia

Rashad Evans vs. Phil Davis, UFC 133, Aug. 6, Philadelphia

Johny Hendricks vs. Mike Pierce, UFC 133, Aug. 6, Philadelphia

Duane Ludwig vs. Amir Sadollah, UFC Live 5, Aug. 14, Milwaukee

Cole Miller vs. T.J. O'Brien, UFC Live 5, Aug. 14, Milwaukee

Mackens Semerzier vs. Yuri Alcantara, UFC 134 “Rio,” Aug. 27, Rio de Janeiro

Maiquel Jose Falcao Goncalves vs. Tom Lawlor, UFC 134 “Rio,” Aug. 27, Rio de Janeiro

Matt Hughes vs. Diego Sanchez, UFC 135, Sept. 24, Denver

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