WEC (WORLD EXTREME CAGEFIGHTING) – FABER vs. PULVER June 1, 2008 by: Jack Bratcher This event took place in Sacramento, California at the Arco Arena and was shown Live on the Versus Television Station. Rob McCullough vs. Kenny Alexander – ... Read More »
Ronnie Garvin disses Ric Flair, talks NWA title win
Wrestling legend Ronnie Garvin gave a rare interview to The Two Man Power Trip of Wrestling Podcast. He talked about his historic NWA world championship title win and reflected on decades in the wrestling business. Oh, and he also dissed Ric Flair. It was a nice big paycheck. That was my bottom line. Everything else did …
Tony Ferguson calls out Nate Diaz for ‘big money fight’
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Five Questions With Tennessee’s Steven Haag
Hot on the heels of a first-round finish in the main event of Valor 42,...
UFC’s Tecia Torres strips down for positive body image awareness
It’s hard to believe UFC strawweight Tecia Torres ever struggled with body image but as...
Tonight the main event fight in WEC was Urijah Faber vs. Jens Pulver for the 145lb title. They both fought hard for five full rounds, with Faber winning by unanimous deicison. 50-45, 50-44, 50-44. Pulver had a few flurries that ... Read More »
by: Jack Bratcher Dave Meltzer from The Wrestling Observer has this report: “We don’t have a rating yet, but the news is very encouraging.The half-hours in the 18-49 demo were 1.4, 1.6, 2.1 and 2.4. The first hour was nothing ... Read More »
[dailymotion id=x5mo7p] Rumors have been flying around that Kimbo tapped during his fight with James Thompson and that is why CBS cut the camera away into the crowd. At the press conference after all of the fights Brett “grim” Rogers ... Read More »
Here’s one of Kimbo’s legendary street fights. A bareknuckle fisticuffs brawl against someone simply called “Chico.” (The names were changed to protect the guilty) Chico actually is a pretty decent boxer from what we see. I’ve seen worse….such as Bo ... Read More »
Full Fight: Kimbo Slice vs. James “The Colossus” Thompson from EliteXC: Primetime on May 31, 2008. The event aired live on CBS. Exploding Ear — Round 3 Read More »
What do you think Saturday night did for Kimbo Slice? Did it help or hurt his career in mixed martial arts? It definitely gave him more exposure. I’m anxious to see what the numbers are on how many people tuned ... Read More »
by: Jack Bratcher Notice in the picture above James “The Colossus” Thompson’s left ear (it’s on the right). Can anyone please explain to me what has happened? I know all about cauliflower ear, but I know nothing about and never ... Read More »
by: Jack Bratcher ELITE XC on CBS – MAY 31, 2008 Wow, what can I say about this card? I have alot of different feelings about this card. I watched the preliminary fights and the main card. I’m not going ... Read More »
Yes, the once popular TV show “Friends” featured an episode that included one of Ross’ buddies fighting Tank Abbott inside the Octagon. Bruce Buffer announced the action, and the rest is history. What if in real life though… Jennifer Anniston ... Read More »
by: Jack Bratcher Dana White told Las Vegas radio personality, Steve Cofield that Lyoto Machida was his “assassin” he hand picked to beat Tito Ortiz. I knew it instinctively but to hear him actually verbalize it was an important confirmation. ... Read More »
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EU08Qb0VrN0&hl=en] Watch as Tito Ortiz starts doing his own post-fight press conference at UFC 84 before Dana White and the other fighters even get there. You can hear Jenna urge him own with shouts of “freedom of the press” and ... Read More »
by: Jack Bratcher FIGHT 1 OF THE QUARTERFINALS: Jesse Taylor vs. Dante Rivera. They showed Jesse Taylor prior to his fight sweating off some pounds and pissing his pants. Yes that’s right…pissing his pants. He was sitting in the hottub ... Read More »
This was Tito’s only hope; a last minute triangle to armbar attempt that quickly failed. Lyoto Machida went on to win a unanimous decision in which could very well be Tito Ortiz’s last fight in the UFC. Notice Tito’s raw ... Read More »
The first part of this first video has some Lyoto highlights then goes into round one with Lyoto Machida’s fight with Rich Franklin. Round 1 [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z6AWqnR-lWY&hl=en] Round 2 [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=13GVDrDwVM4&hl=en] Read More »
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5_YlcOszhDI&hl=en] I wonder what is up with the cane? This awards show was on CBS, hence the tie-in with Kimbo and Elite XC which both will premiere on CBS May 31st for the very first live broadcast of MMA on ... Read More »