Fight of the Day

Fight of the Day: Patrick Cote vs. Gustavo Machado from Amazon Forest Combat II

Patrick Cote continued building a case for a return to the UFC with his fourth straight win, a first-round KO of Gustavo Machado at Amazon Forest Combat II this past weekend. Cote has said that UFC officials asked him to grab a win over a fighter with a decent record and he did just that.

The video after the jump also shows a rare lapse in judgement by ref Mario Yamasaki, who lets Machado eat about 6-8 extra shots after he's out.

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Fight of the Week: Amanda Lucas Wins DEEP Women’s Open-Weight Title

Over the weekend in Japan, Amanda Lucas, daughter of Star Wars' creator George Lucas, became the first-ever winner of DEEP's inaugural women's open-weight title with a third-round submission win over female MMA pioneer Yumiko Hotta. Video of the fight is above.

(HT: Bloody Elbow)

Fight of the Day: Fedor vs. Ishii

From DREAM's New Year's Eve event this past Saturday night, here's longtime heavyweight king Fedor Emelianenko returning to action against former olympic judoka Satoshi Ishii.

FOTW: Jorge Santiago vs Logan Clark

From Sengoku's "Fifth Battle" event in September 2008, here's Jorge Santiago, who returns to the UFC this weekend against Brian Stann, taking on WEC veteran Logan Clark.

FOTW: Tim Sylvia vs Abe Wagner

It was an easy choice for "Fight of the Week". Here's one-time "TUF" contestant Abe Wagner shocking many with a quick and brutal upset of former UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia at Titan Fighting Championships 16.

Fight of the Week: Pulver vs. Lundqvist

From XFO 38 this past weekend, here's former UFC lightweight champion Jens Pulver picking up a much-needed win over local Illinois product Mike Lindquist.

Fight of the Day: Edwards vs. Ludwig

From Strikeforce’s “Destruction” event in November 2008, here’s longtime UFC fighter Yves Edwards taking on fellow seasoned veteran Duane Ludwig in a lightweight matchup.

Fight of the Day: Kennedy vs. Rivera

From the International Fight League’s World Grand Prix Finals event in December 2007, here’s Army veteran Tim Kennedy, who will be in action against undefeated prospect Zac Cummings at this weekend’s Strikeforce Challengers show, facing Elias Rivera.

Fight of the Day: Ellenberger vs. Light

From BodogFight’s “Costa Rica Combat” event in February 2007, here’s UFC newcomer and Team Quest product Jake Ellenberger facing current Wolfslair coach and recent Strikeforce signee Zach Light.

Fight of the Day: Machida vs. Franklin

From the Inoki Bom-Ba-Ye Festival in December 2003, here’s current UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida taking on former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin. The first part of the fight is above and the second is after the jump.

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