The wrestling diaspora in MMA is really fascinating if you really think about it. MMA, or at least the UFC, is insanely popular right now, while wrestling outside of certain places like Iowa struggles to draw any attention.
Strikeforce moves to the semifinal round of their heavyweight grand prix on Sept. 10 in Cincinnati, Ohio, at U.S. Bank Arena. In addition to the tournament bouts, “Jacare” will defend his middleweight title.
With Shane Del Rosario sidelined after a car wreck earlier this month, heavyweight veteran Jeff Monson is stepping in to face 2004 Olympian Daniel Cormier on June 18 in Dallas.
Heisman Trophy winner and 1992 Olympian Herschel Walker talks about his win over Scott Carson Saturday night at “Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Cyborg” in San Jose.
Former college football player Myron Dennis discusses his transition to mixed martial arts, his hopes of reaching the big stage, and willingness to fight kickboxing legend Rick Roufus under K-1 rules.