Canadians in Combat – October 2022

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.

September was another huge month as we saw over two dozen fighters compete in promotions internationally. The only continent that did NOT have a Canadian scheduled to fight in September was Antarctica.

UFC Fight Night 211 – Las Vegas – Oct. 1
TV: TSN2
155 lbs – Joaquim Silva defeats Jesse Ronson by TKO (knee and punches) in round 2, 3:08.

Bellator 286 – Long Beach – Oct. 1
TV: YouTube
145 lbs – Jeremy Kennedy defeats Aaron Pico by TKO (shoulder injury) in round 1, 5:00.
155 lbs – Lance Gibson Jr. submits Dominic Clark by guillotine choke in round 1, 1:49.

Lome Fight Night International 9 – Africa – Oct. 8
TV:
135 lbs – Bojan Kladnjakovic submits Essohanam Katcho by arm triangle choke in round 2.

LFA 144 – South Dakota – Oct. 14
TV: UFC Fight Pass
185 lbs – Renato Valente defeats Jared Revel by KO (punch) in round 1, 1:07.

UFC Fight Night 212 – Las Vegas – Oct. 15
TV: TSN
205 lbs – Alonzo Menifield defeats Misha Cirkunov by KO (punches) in round 1, 1:28.

Fusion Fight League – Boise – Oct. 15
TV: YouTube
135 lbs – Taha Bendaoud submits Tryston Hutchinson by triangle choke in round 1. *Amateur*

Brave CF 63 – Bahrain – Oct. 19
TV:
135 lbs – (C)Brad Katona defeats Gamzat Magomedov by unanimous decision.
***Katona defends Bantamweight title

UFC 280 – Abu Dhabi – Oct. 22
TV: TSN
125 lbs – Muhammad Mokaev defeats Malcolm Gordon by submission, arm bar, at 4:26 of the third round.

Stellar Fights 52 – Maryland – Oct. 22
TV:
135 lbs – Tyler Wilson defeats Terry Bartholomew by unanimous decision.

DFC 17 – Peru – Oct. 28
TV:
135 lbs – Bojan Kladnjakovic defeats Luis Alva Purizaca by TKO at 4:35 of the first round.

BFL 74

Absolute MMA 2

FLA 5

Prospect FC 14