Jinder Mahal and WWE in India

On Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017, Jinder Mahal retained the WWE championship against hot fan favorite, Shinsuke Nakamura. The result of the fight surprised many as Nakamura is one of the biggest fan favorites in WWE today. The decision of the match made it clear that WWE is still trying to develop their market in India. … Read more

Hardeep Rai ready to wreak ‘Havoc’ at Brave 9

Hardeep “Havoc” Rai is one of the most promising lightweight prospects in mixed martial arts. After an amazing run as an amateur the 21-year-old finally turned pro at Brave 5, where he arm-barred fellow prospect Arnan Chaiyasan in the very first round. Rai will be returning to the MMA cage at Brave 9 on Nov. … Read more

Christine Ferea: ‘Hard work and dedication will separate me from the privileged’

Knockout artist Christine Ferea recently made her second appearance in the MMA cage against fellow decorated kickboxer Tiffany Van Soest. Despite giving a strong performance, the Muay-Thai standout couldn’t get the nod from judges and lost the fight via unanimous decision. Ferea made an impactful pro MMA debut back at Invicta FC 21 in January by … Read more

Catching up with top women’s bantamweight prospect Pannie Kianzad

Pannie Kianzad is one of the top bantamweight women’s MMA prospects in the world. She is the former Cage Warriors women’s bantamweight champion and holds a career record of 8-2.  “Banzai” boasts wins over the likes of former UFC contender Milana Dudieva, current UFC fighter Lina Lansberg, rising Australian Jessica-Rose Clark and Annalisa Bucci. Having … Read more

Vijender Singh and Battleground Asia

On Aug. 5, 2017, at NSCI Dome, Mumbai, India’s biggest combat sports star Vijender Singh returned to the boxing ring after a healthy break of nine months to face undefeated rising Chinese-superstar Zulpikar Maimaitiali. The fight was a 10 round fight in which Singh put his WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight title on line and … Read more

Catching up with undefeated Invicta FC standout Miranda Maverick

Miranda Maverick made her third appearance in the all female promotion Invicta FC in July where she racked up a unanimous verdict against decorated grappler Gabby Romero. The 20 year-old Missouri native today stands as one of the brightest women’s MMA prospects in the sport. She recently took some time out to answer a few of … Read more

Gabrielle Holloway: ‘I’m going to win this fight and that’s all that matters’

Gabrielle Holloway will return to the Bellator cage on August 25 to lock horns against former BJJ world champion Talita Nogueira. The explosive wrestler currently holds a record of 6-5, with her last fight being an upset win over rising hot contender and former BJJ world champion, Alexis Dufresne. The 27-year-old “Gabanator” will try to … Read more

Divya Kakran: The future of women’s wrestling in India

Divya Kakran was the youngest medal winner, from India, at the Asian Wrestling Championships held in Delhi earlier this month. She at the age of 19 is one of the brightest Indian women’s wrestling prospects. However, her journey to the top has not been a smooth one. Divya’s father and brother both were wrestlers. Hence, … Read more

Interview: Jessica Rose-Clark on Kaufman loss, not being paid by promotion and domestic violence

Jessica Rose-Clark is a pro MMA fighter from Australia. She holds a record of 6-4, with wins over the likes of top featherweight Arlene Blencowe. Rose-Clark recently faced former world champion Sarah Kaufman, despite having some good moments she couldn’t get the nod from the judges. She recently took some time to talk with me … Read more

‘Brave 5: Go For Glory’ Recap And Full Event Replay From Mumbai

Brave Combat Federation made a bold move on April 23rd 2017 when they held Brave 5: Go for Glory in Mumbai, India. The event was by far one of the most stacked cards ever assembled in the history of Indian MMA. The event featured some of the most talented and popular Indian MMA fighters, some … Read more