Canadians in Combat – March 2021

Every month, MMA Empire will bring you a comprehensive list of any and all Canadian fighters who will be competing in MMA events outside Canada. Check back every week to keep up to date with all the results.

March is another busy month for Canadian fighters as there are plenty of matchups south of the border and abroad scheduled for the next several weeks. Additionally, MMA is set to return in Canada with Rise FC 6 and BFL 66 set for March 13 and March 19 respectively.

CFFC 93 – Philadelphia – March 12
TV: UFC Fight Pass – 8 p.m. EST
185 lbs – Aaron Jeffery defeats Collin Huckbody by Unanimous Decision (40-36, 40-36, 40-36) ***Jeffery wins Middleweight Title FIGHT PREVIEW
125 lbs – Jasmine Jasudavicius defeats Ashley Deen by Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) FIGHT PREVIEW
170 lbs – Yohan Lainesse defeats Troy Green by Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) FIGHT PREVIEW
155 lbs – Ryan Rizco defeats Adam De Freitas by Split Decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) FIGHT PREVIEW

UFC Fight Night 187 – Las Vegas – March 13
TV: Main Card: TSN – 8 p.m. EST/Prelims: UFC Fight Pass – 5 p.m. EST
205 lbs – Ryan Spann defeats Misha Cirkunov by TKO (Punches) in Round 1, 1:11
145 lbs – Dan Ige defeats Gavin Tucker by KO (Punch) in Round 1, 0:22
145 lbs – Charles Jourdain defeats Marcelo Rojo by TKO (Punches) in Round 3, 4:31

Brave CF 48 – Bahrain – March 18
TV:
135 lbs – Tariq Ismail (6-1) vs. Nkosi Ndebele (3-1) *Cancelled*

UAE Warriors 18 – Abu Dhabi – March 20
TV: Youtube
135 lbs – Vinicius de Oliveira defeats Xavier Alaoui by TKO (Head Kick and Punches) in Round 2, 3:42 *** de Oliveira wins Bantamweight Title
128 lbs – Corinne Laframboise submits Malin Hermansson by Armbar in Round 2

UFC 260 – Las Vegas – March 27
TV: TSN
185 lbs – Marc-Andre Barriault (11-4) vs. Abu Azaitar (14-2-1)
125 lbs – Gillian Robertson (9-5) vs. Miranda Maverick (8-2)
135 lbs – Randa Markos (10-10-1) vs. Luana Pinheiro (8-1)

Rise FC 6 on March 13: Fight card

BFL 66 on March 19: Fight card