The Committee to Preserve Olympic Wrestling (CPOW) and USA Wrestling are working with no less than 20 state governments in the United States to pass a series of resolutions asking the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to reconsider its recommendation to drop wrestling from the 2020 Olympic Games. This is the latest in a series of unprecedented moves by officials around the world to voice support for the re-institution of the sport to The Games.
Rumford, Maine (April 16, 2013) — Today New England Fights! (NEF) posted its event listings for the 2013 summer season. The premiere full-contact mixed martial arts (MMA) promotions brand set forward a regionally-unprecedented schedule of three shows in three months by releasing dates of fights scheduled for Northern, Southern and Central Maine. “We polled the … Read more
Popular UFC veteran Marcus “The Irish Hand Grenade” Daivs (21-9, 1 NC) and Team Bombsquad rising welterweight Darrius Heyliger (4-1, 1 NC) will square off in the main event of a historic 35-bout New England Fights 7 fight card on Saturday, May 18, at the Androscoggin Bank Colisee in Lewiston, Maine.
Ultimate Fighting Championship fans will want to tune into FUEL TV for tonight’s episode of UFC Tonight. Back in the host seat this week alongside Kenny Florian is UFC bantamweight champ Dominick Cruz. The two will break down Saturday’s UFC on FOX 7 card headlined by Benson Henderson vs. Gilbert Melendez in a battle for the lightweight title.