Indian Women Wrestling in 2017: 48kg

2016 proved to be an amazing year for Indian women wrestling. Sakshi Malik became the first Indian women to win an Olympic medal at wrestling, India managed to send a record number of three wrestlers to Olympics and the amazing success of the movie Dangal which managed to inspire countless girls to take up wrestling. … Read more

BOOM MMA: IPFL FitExpo 2017 preview

BOOM MMA returns with their FitExpo in November. The FitExpo which will be held in Science City in Kolkata is expected to go on from 25th to 26th November with a fight card that includes some of the most popular Indian MMA fighters. The main event of the expo will be a much awaited rematch … Read more

Jinder Mahal and WWE in India

On Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017, Jinder Mahal retained the WWE championship against hot fan favorite, Shinsuke Nakamura. The result of the fight surprised many as Nakamura is one of the biggest fan favorites in WWE today. The decision of the match made it clear that WWE is still trying to develop their market in India. … Read more

Vijender Singh and Battleground Asia

On Aug. 5, 2017, at NSCI Dome, Mumbai, India’s biggest combat sports star Vijender Singh returned to the boxing ring after a healthy break of nine months to face undefeated rising Chinese-superstar Zulpikar Maimaitiali. The fight was a 10 round fight in which Singh put his WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight title on line and … Read more

Impact wrestling paying fans in India?!

Impact Wrestling filmed in India last week and according to insider Dave Meltzer’s Wrestling Observer Newsletter it was a little shady. Reportedly fans were paid 250-400 rupees just for attending the event. The  500 people there were also told who to cheer and who to boo and they even choreographed the wave. WTF Impact?  We’ve … Read more

Divya Kakran: The future of women’s wrestling in India

Divya Kakran was the youngest medal winner, from India, at the Asian Wrestling Championships held in Delhi earlier this month. She at the age of 19 is one of the brightest Indian women’s wrestling prospects. However, her journey to the top has not been a smooth one. Divya’s father and brother both were wrestlers. Hence, … Read more

‘Brave 5: Go For Glory’ Recap And Full Event Replay From Mumbai

Brave Combat Federation made a bold move on April 23rd 2017 when they held Brave 5: Go for Glory in Mumbai, India. The event was by far one of the most stacked cards ever assembled in the history of Indian MMA. The event featured some of the most talented and popular Indian MMA fighters, some … Read more

Brave 5’s Gurdarshan Mangat: ‘I’m going to finish him in round 1’

Gurdarshan Mangat aka “Saint Lion” stands as one of the brightest MMA prospects today. The Canadian-Indian fighter holds a decorated record of 9-1, with 7 of them being finishes. The 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu product has fought on multiple platforms like SFL, BFL and Combat Games MMA. Mangat will be returning to action at the historic … Read more

Brave 5’s Irfan Khan: ‘If he wants better opponents, he needs to face me first’

Mumbai’s Irfan Khan will be returning to action on April 23rd at Brave 5 to lock horns against fellow Indian fighter, Mohd Farhad Rafiq. Irfan has been competing professionally in MMA since 2012 and began his career with six straight wins under the Super Fight League banner. We caught up with Irfan and he answered a few … Read more

Brave 5’s Bharat Kandare: ‘I will try to destroy him as soon as I can and by whatever means I can’

Bharat Kandare stands as one of the most talented Indian MMA fighters today. The former SFL featherweight champion holds a decorated record of 5-1, with all wins coming via finishes. He is also one of the first Indian MMA fighters and is a pioneer of the sport. He will make his much awaited return to … Read more