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Andrew Leone vs. Shinichi Kojima added to ONE FC: ‘War of Nations’

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ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC), presented by Tune Talk, has added another three exciting fights to the blockbuster card set to take place on 14 March at the iconic Stadium Negara in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Top Flyweight contenders meet when Andrew Leone faces Shinichi Kojima. A pair of exciting bouts has also been added as Lightweights Kotetsu Boku and Arnaud Lepont do battle in a bout expected to result in a knockout, while Harris Sarmiento clashes with Herbert Burns in Featherweight action. Read More »

WSOF 8 weigh-in results

WSOF 8

The WSOF fighters all stepped on the official scales in Hollywood, Florida on Friday. Rich Patishnock, Tyson Nam and Alexis Vila all made weight on their second attempt. Read More »

Minakov vs. Kongo to headline Bellator 115

Bellator 115

At 13-0 and the undefeated Bellator Heavyweight World Champion, Russian knockout connoisseur Vitaly Minakov is ready to extend his reign as “The New Emperor” and defend his world title against Cheick Kongo live on Spike TV Friday, April 4th from Nevada’s Reno Events Center. The fight will headline Bellator 115. Read More »

ROAD Fighting Championship releases full card for ROAD FC- Korea

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ROAD Fighting Championship is excited to announce the full fight card for the very first ROAD FC - KOREA and the preliminary Young Guns 10 undercard. ROAD FC - KOREA 001 takes place at the Grand Hilton Convention Centre in Seoul, South Korea on January 18, 2014. The Main Event will be Japanese top fighter Riki Fukuda versus Korean prodigy Kim Hee-Seung. Read More »

Bellator 114: Alexander Shlemenko to defend middleweight title against Brennan Ward

Bellator middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko

A “Storm” is coming to Salt Lake as the always dangerous Alexander Shlemenko will put his Middleweight World Title and twelve fight win streak on the line against Tournament winner Brennan Ward live on Spike TV Friday, March 28th from Utah’s Maverik Center at Bellator 114. The night will also feature the Bellator return of fan favorite and Utah’s own Rad Martinez, who fights Edson Berto in a featherweight battle. Read More »

ONE FC signs seven fighters to its roster

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ONE Fighting Championship™, Asia’s largest mixed martial arts organization with a 90% market share, has signed seven top prospects to a growing stable of world class athletes. Russian Featherweight Champion Marat Gafurov, Saipan Heavyweight Champion Kelvin Fitial, Australian champion Rob Lisita and BRACE Featherweight champion Martin Nguyen have all signed with ONE FC following successful stints with their regional promotions. They are joined by top free agents Kultar Gill and Kentoro Watanabe, who have also joined the promotion. Read More »

Straus vs. Curran 3 booked for March 14th

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The Bellator Featherweight Title will once again be on the line in one of the biggest rematches of 2014 as reigning Bellator Featherweight Champion Daniel Straus defends his crown against former Bellator Champion and Crystal Lake, Illinois native Pat Curran on Friday, March 14th from Chicago’s Horseshoe Casino live on Spike TV at Bellator 112. Read More »

ONE FC: War of Nations set for March 14 in Malaysia

ONE FC

ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC), presented by Tune Talk, returns to Malaysia for another blockbuster event on 14 March 2014 at the iconic Stadium Negara. The main event will crown ONE FC’s first Welterweight World Champion when Nobutatsu Suzuki and Brock Larson clash inside the ONE FC cage. Read More »

World Series of Fighting Canada makes its 2014 debut in Edmonton

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Friday February 21st will mark the promotions first event in the countries biggest MMA market Edmonton, Alberta. Playing host to this stacked card, which features arguably the deepest Canadian MMA event in history, will be the Edmonton Expo Centre. Headlined by Edmonton’s own Ryan “The Real Deal” Ford (21-4) taking on top contender Hamilton Ontario’s Joel Powell (7-3). Read More »

XFC signs Dom O’Grady to multi-fight deal

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You only get one shot at a first impression, so, when Michigan's own Dom O'Grady (16-6) decided he would introduce himself to the XFC, and it's legion of fans, he planned to make an impression they won't soon forget; and tapped out top contender Eric Reynolds. O'Grady is a true veteran of the sport. With a professional career dating back to 2007, O'Grady has been competing domestically and internationally for over six years. Between 2010 and 2012, O'Grady fought eight times for King of the Cage, with an unprecedented six of those eight bouts for promotional titles. From September to December of 2010, Dom held both the Lightweight and Welterweight KOTC title belts simultaneously. Read More »

Thomas Gifford: Arkansas’ most wanted man?

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It seems like no matter what fight show that you go to or what interview you’re listening to, someone is always calling out Thomas Gifford. On January 18, Ben Brewer gets his wish. Gifford will be going up in weight to accept “The Ruler’s” challenge after being called out several times. Read More »

World Series of Fighting receives six nominations at Fighter’s Only World MMA Awards

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World Series of Fighting has been honored with six nominations in the latest edition of the Fighters Only World MMA Awards. World Series of Fighting was one of five organizations nominated for "Best Promotion," World Series of Fighting President Ray Sefo was named in the "Leading Man" category, lightweight contender Nick Newell was nominated for "Breakthrough Fighter of the Year," Josh Burkman's choke-out of Jon Fitch was nominated for "Submission of the Year," World Series of Fighting broadcaster Bas Rutten was named in the "Personality of the Year" category and Kat Kelley was named in the "Ringcard Girl of the Year" Read More »

John Cena launches 10 week BodyChange

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John Cena is in the weight loss game now. This press release was circulated earlier this week and posted over at Lordsofpain. It is interesting that well known wrestling stars like John Cena and DDP are tapping in to this market, a place where pro wrestling hasn't really been. Steroid allegations and investigations tend to squash any aspirations there, but with the WWE's publicized "Wellness Policy" it isn't too surprising that this is possible. Read More »

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