CM Punk is probably returning to the UFC soon

Duke Roufus posted a picture of CM Punk aside fellow UFC fighter John Makdessi and claims they have fights lined up in the very near future. Great #laborday training today with the #roufusport Fight Team. We are pleased to welcome #UFC Lightweight #lebanese #canadian #johnmakdessi and always a pleasure having #cmpunk both of them are … Read more

Raufeon Stots ready to show Rob Emerson is ‘past his prime’ at VFC 56

Undefeated Roufusport talent “Supa” Raufeon Stots (7-0) will return to the Victory FC cage on April 14 when he challenges UFC veteran Rob Emerson (19-11) for his bantamweight title at VFC 56 live on UFC Fight Pass. We heard Rob’s thoughts on the fight yesterday, and now Pro MMA Now talks with Raufeon about the matchup and what this … Read more

CM Punk looking to make UFC debut by end of year; no longer watches pro wrestling

Former WWE superstar CM Punk has only been training mixed martial arts under the guidance of Duke Roufus for two months, but everyone wants to know when the straight-edge Chicago native will make his Octagon debut. Reports from his camp on his progression are good and he has some great fighters to spar and work … Read more

Could a death have been avoided? You tell us

Duke Roufus and his gym RoufusSport are getting blasted following the release of the above video. It shows the bout that ultimately caused young kickboxer Dennis Munson Jr. death. Fighters are reacting to what they see. UFC strawweight Rose Namajunas posted the video and had this to say.   Post by Thug Rose.   This … Read more

TUF 19 Finale – Dustin Ortiz hands Justin Scoggins his first loss

The flyweights kicked off the main card of tonight’s TUF 19 Finale and it was not disappointing. Justin Scoggins was relentless in the first round and almost had an armbar finish but Dustin Ortiz was determined not to see the fight end. Scoggins won the first probably by being so active and quick in the … Read more

Road to Glory USA continues search for kickboxing’s future stars with May 11th Milwaukee 8-man lightweight tournament

TICKETS ON SALE NOW SINGAPORE (May 2, 2013) – Glory Sports International (GSI), the parent company of the world’s premier kickboxing league, announced today that it will bring its developmental Road To GLORY USA tournament series established to identify America’s next great Kickboxing superstars, to the historic Rave Eagles Club Grand Ballroom, 2401 W. Wisconsin … Read more

Milwaukee’s Duke Roufus returns to his kickboxing roots in a glorious way

Historic Eagles Club Grand Ballroom Hosts NAFC “Knockout Kings” ROAD TO GLORY April 11, 2013 (Milwaukee, WI, USA) Few names are as synonymous with professional Kickboxing than Milwaukeean Duke Roufus. As well, even fewer Americans are as well-versed in the Thai art of kickboxing, or Muay Thai, as Duke Roufus. So it came as no … Read more