Leandro Higo out of RFA 14 main event, new opponent announced

LAS VEGAS, Nevada – RFA president Ed Soares announced today that Brazilian flyweight dynamo Leandro Higo was unable to obtain a work visa in time for his 125-pound title fight with Matt Manzanares that was set to headline RFA 14 on Friday, April 11th. Stepping in to face Manzanares in the main event of RFA … Read more

Bellator pay per view adds Nate Jolly vs. Will Brooks

Bellator May 17

Newport Beach, Calif. (April 1, 2014) – Eddie Alvarez and Michael Chandler won’t be the only lightweights featured on Bellator’s inaugural pay-per-view as Bellator Lightweight Tournament winner Will Brooks will be back in action and face Nate Jolly on Saturday, May 17th from The Landers Center, located just outside Memphis. The fight joins a card headlined by Eddie Alvarez and Michael Chandler, who will complete MMA’s greatest trilogy, while Quinton “Rampage” Jackson will battle King Mo in a light heavyweight tournament final.

Tickets for the event are on sale now at Ticketmaster.com, Bellator.com and The Landers Center Box Office.
As the Bellator Season 9 Lightweight Tournament winner, Brooks is in line for his world title shot, and will fight for the title later in 2014. But before the Chicago native fights for gold, the 13-1 Brooks will battle Ohio native Nate Jolly live on pay-per-view

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Kentucky’s ‘The Knockout Hour’ teams up with LiveSportscaster.com for iPPV event

Louisville’s top combat sports program will air live in a special episode prior to the Louisville debut of Kentucky mixed martial arts promotion Turf Wars on April 5th. Carlo Kellem and Kelly Patrick will welcome in Juan Valle of BluegrassMMA.com for a preview of the big event that is set to take place at The Triple Crown Pavillion. The specialpre-fight episode will air from 6-7 p.m. ET on 1450 AM “The Sports Buzz” and will also be available online through LiveSportscaster.com

World Series of Fighting 9 pre-fight press conference highlights *Video*

World Series of Fighting hosted a press conference on Thursday with executives and fighters competing in the NBCSN-televised “World Series of Fighting 9: Carl vs. Palhares” event on Saturday night at Las Vegas’ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.

FOX Sports 1 UFC TONIGHT Show Quotes – 3/26/14

On this week’s UFC TONIGHT, hosts Kenny Florian and Chael Sonnen recap the epic UFC FIGHT NIGHT: SHOGUN VS. HENDERSON. Plus, they interview Roy Nelson and Mark Munoz about their upcoming fights. Karyn Bryant and Ariel Helwani provide reports.

Pinnacle FC 6 to stream on iPPV, Mark Cherico vs. Brady Hovermale headline stacked card

Pinnacle Fighting Championships returns to Pittsburgh on March 29, 2014 with its biggest show to date, Pittsburgh Challenge Series 6. And for the first time in organizational history, the event will be available via Internet Pay-Per-View. The event will be broadcast on StandThemUp.org for a price of $14.99.

The Ultimate Fighter 19 cast revealed

In the 19th edition of the series, 16 middleweight (185 lbs.) and 16 light heavyweight (205 lbs.) fighters will square off in the most challenging sports tournament on television. The premiere episode will determine the eight men from each division who will successfully move into The Ultimate Fighter house and compete for a Harley-Davidson motorcycle and a six-figure contract with the UFC.

Australian Fighting Championship 9 set for May 17th in Albury, South Wales

Australian Fighting Championship CEO Adam Milankovic is proud to announce that on 17 May 2014 the AFC will travel to Albury in New South Wales and make its promotional debut inside a cage. Due to the government MMA cage ban laws in Victoria the AFC has ventured interstate to stage their first show in the more commonly used mixed martial arts fighting arena.