After a week off for Thanksgiving, we’re back with another edition of the Combat Press Mid-Week Report. In this episode, staff writers Eric Reinert and Riley Kontek will recap UFC Fight Night 57: Swanson vs. Edgar and preview a slew of events coming up this weekend, including UFC 181 and Invicta FC 10!

Will we see any titles change hands this weekend? Or will champions Johny Hendricks, Anthony Pettis and Michelle Waterson further cement their place atop their respective divisions?

Which Invicta fighters will make the biggest impact in the promotion’s tenth event?


And why are we talking about Mariusz Pudzianowski vs. Pawel Nastula?

We’ll answer these questions and more on this edition of the Combat Press Mid-Week Report!

Tune in every Tuesday at 9:30 p.m. ET for the Combat Press Mid-Week Report. Each week’s video will provide recaps of recent MMA events, previews of upcoming fights, lively discussion of the week’s most noteworthy news items and much more! Have a question or comment for the team? Send us a tweet @CombatPress.

Invicta FC 10 comes to us on Friday, Dec. 5 from Arena Theatre in Houston. All nine fights can be seen on UFC Fight Pass beginning at 9 p.m. ET.

UFC 181 takes place Saturday, Dec. 6 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. The preliminary fights begin on UFC Fight Pass at 7 p.m. ET and continue at 8 p.m. ET on Fox Sports 1. The night’s main card can be seen on pay-per-view beginning at 10 p.m. ET.