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

Mohd Farhad Rafiq confident in victory at Brave 5

Mohd Farhad Rafiq is one of the most talented Indian MMA fighters today. The-knockout-artist was one of the three Indian fighters who competed on the first event of Brave and he was the only one who got the win on the card. Mohd stands with a decorated record of 8-2, with all his 8 wins coming … Read more

Brave 5’s Hardeep Rai: ‘It’s an honor to make my professional debut in India’

Hardeep Rai stands as one of the most talked about amateur MMA fighters today. The 20-year-old has amassed an impressive amateur record of 10-2, in which he went on to win 6 fights by finishing his opponents. The-English-prospect will be making his professional MMA debut at the historic Brave 5, in Mumbai, India on Sunday. … Read more

Brave 5: New milestone for Indian MMA

Brave Combat Federation stands as one of the biggest and the most credible promotions in all of Asia. The Bahrain based promotion, with its fifth event, will try to do what most global promotions haven’t done, that is try to launch themselves into the Indian market. They will try to do so by holding, arguably, … Read more

Bryan Caraway: ‘Cody Garbrandt has a great style for me to beat’

On Dec. 30, 2016, we saw Team Alpha Male’s Cody Garbrandt (11-0) put on an amazing performance against bantamweight champ Dominick Cruz (22-2) to take his title at UFC 207. It was an epic changing of the guards as Garbrandt battered the normally evasive Cruz over five rounds, dropping him multiple times to win the … Read more