Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira – documentary

This is a documentary about the UFC interim Heavyweight Champion, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira.  It is a few years old but I’m sure there are a lot of newer MMA fans who have never seen this.  The video shows “Big Nog” training and going through his daily routine in his home country of Brazil.  It will … Read more

Hawaii MMA – X1 World Events Nov. 21 results

X1 World Events Mixed Martial Arts action took place at the O’Lounge Night Club in Hawaii on November 21, 2008. After their May event, the X1 staff decided to end the year with three smaller venues to showcase newer talent.

From these small shows, X1 has found themselves some new names to add to their Blaisdell shows in 2009. In September we saw pro fighters Vili Fonokalafi (250), Brad Tavares (185) and Justin Mercado (145) shine as did amateur standout Sean Sakata (170), In October Isaiah Cobb-Adams (140) made his comeback, while Kana Hyatt (135) and Brandon Visher (145) continued their winning ways. Amateur fighter Nalu Jones (205) and Jorey Baysinger (205) should tremendous heart in there three round war.

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Gil Castillo Possible 2009 Return

At the Strikeforce:Destruction card in San Jose, California this past Friday Promma.info learned that former UFC welterweight and Combat Fitness instructor Gil Castillo (8-5) may return to MMA competition for Strikeforce in 2009.

Following his victory over Tony Johnson, Eric Lawson (8-2) spoke to Promma.info about the possibility of Castillo returning to the ring. Lawson, who is a Combat Fitness fighter, also noted that if Castillo were to come back to action, both men may be scheduled to appear on the same card. There was no mention of a possible opponent for Castillo.

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Dave Herman wins at King Of Kombat in Austin

Dave "Pee Wee" Herman

King of Kombat:  Season Beatings took place on November 22 in Austin, Texas and featured Elite XC veteran Dave “Pee Wee” Herman.

 Herman was on this week’s edition of Inside MMA and when asked who he was fighting simply replied, “some guy.”  Well, some guy (Chris Guillen) did not last long as a first round TKO improved Herman’s undefeated record to 12-0.

This card was supposed to feature TUF alum Sam Hogar, but he had to withdraw from the card due to injury. 

Fight Results:
Davis Sylvester defeated Navied Sadeghi via Submission(Guillotine) in Rd. 2
Adam Schindler defeated Justin Reiswerg via Submission(Choke) in Rd. 2

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Japanese MMA – Shooto Gig North 3 Results

This Shooto MMA event took place on November 23 in Zepp Sapporo, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.  Home town favorite Takuya Mori was matched up against the veteran Junji Ikoma.

Shooto is a great breeding ground for tomorrow’s champions.  Such legendary Japanese MMA fighters as Takanori Gomi and Hayato Sakurai got their start in Shooto.

Fight Results:
Takashi Niikuni defeated Toshiaki Hayasaka via Submission (armbar) in Rd. 2
Atsushi Mochizuki defeated Takeshi Sato via Unanimous Decision

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Kim Couture at Strikeforce post fight press conference

Kim Couture speaks to the media at the Srikeforce: Destruction post fight press conference after winning her very first professional MMA fight against Lina Kvokov.  Mike Afromowitz also fields questions in this exclusive video.

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Scott Smith at Strikeforce post fight press conference

PRO MMA (http://promma.info) reporter, Fast Eddie was on hand for the Strikeforce: Destruction post fight press conference and brought back a ton of goodies including this footage of Scott Smith talking about his vicious KO victory over Terry Martin.

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PRO MMA exclusive interview with Luke Rockhold

Fast Eddie from PROMMA (http://promma.info) caught up with Luke Rockhold follwoing his first round submission victory over Nik Theotikos at Strikeforce: Destruction on November 21st in San Jose, Ca.

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Bobby Southworth at Strikeforce post fight press conference

Bobby Southworth talks to the press at the Strikeforce: Destruction post-fight press conference after losing his Light Heavyweight Title to Renato “Babalu” Sobral. PRO MMA (http://promma.info) was on hand to bring you this exclusive video.
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