King of the Cage will put things into “Overdrive” this Saturday when KOTC bantamweight champ Donald Sanchez puts his title on the line against undefeated submission artist Jeremy Spoon in the main event.
The year is 1993, the city is Las Vegas. Demi Moore’s husband, Woody Harrelson, has just gambled away all the couple’s savings at the roulette table. But… as luck would have it, there’s Robert Redford.
Brazilian lightweights Rafael Dos Anjos (15-5) and Gleison Tibau (23-7) have verbally agreed to fight at UFC 139 on Nov. 19 at UFC 139 at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif., the former home of Strikeforce.
Fresh off a 29-second rear-naked choke submission of Doug “The Rhino” Marshall earlier this month, BJJ black belt Giva “The Arm Collector” Santana has signed on with Bellator Fighting Championships.
In March 2002, a promotion called Hitman Fighting Productions held an event entitled “Rumble on the Reservation” at Cahuilla Creek Casino in Anza, California, featuring two young middleweights.
Harley-Davidson has renewed their sponsorship with the UFC and is helping launch “Hometown Throwdown”, a campaign that will give fans the opportunity to bring a UFC event to their city in 2012.
After more than 12 years of giving fans some of the most memorable fights in MMA history, Chris “Lights Out” Lytle has retired. Lytle takes questions from the media at the UFC Live 5 post-fight presser.
Thirty-seven-year-old Canadian mixed martial arts striking coach Shawn Tompkins passed away Sunday morning. Exact details surrounding his passing have not yet been released but reports indicate he was in Canada at the time.