Q&A with Memphis officer, fighter, coach Brian ‘The Law’ Hall

Brian “The Law” Hall (10-3) is a police officer, pro MMA fighter and coach at Memphis Judo & Jiu-Jitsu. Brian has competed in such organizations as Strikeforce, XFC, Legacy FC, and has a pair of wins under the Bellator banner.  I recently ran into Brian while he was coaching one of his fighters at a nearby event … Read more

VIDEO: WWE’s old timey wrestling spoof trailer has us in tears

Ladies and gentlemen if you think that old time country wrestling was dead well we have news for you. It is! WWE has released what appears to be a spoof series making fun of the Memphis style wrestling of the 80’s and we are loving it. I have fond memories of it and seeing this … Read more

Adam Nash: The real Memphis Grizzly?

There is never a dull moment whenever Adam “Grizzly” Nash is around. On June 21, Memphis, TN may never be the same when Nash enters The Cannon Center for his professional MMA debut against hometown fighter, Jaleel Willis. Nash currently trains at Alan Belcher MMA Club in Biloxi, MS but wanted everyone to know “The great people of Memphis will be citizens of a whole new ‘Grizzly Nation’ on June 21st.”

‘Rampage’ gets fight close to home as part of Bellator’s first pay per view

We knew that that Alavarez vs. Chandler 3 was going to happen as part of Bellator’s first pay per view and we also expected Quinton Jackson vs. King Mo on the card but we got the date and time of the engagement today from Bellator. “Rampage” is back on pay per view and gets an added perk, he’s close to home.

Results| V3Fights first all professional event

The Cannon Center for Performing Arts was turned into The Cannon Center for Mixed Martial Arts on Saturday night in Memphis, TN. V3Fights definitely lived up to the hype in their first ever all pro event. From the opening bout’s TKO, to the main event’s five round WAR, every fight had fans on the edge of their seats. No question, “Fight of the Night” honors goes to Wade Johnson and Craig Johnson. These two warriors showed both skill and heart and had the place rocking Saturday night. “Knockout of the Night” goes to co-main event fighter, Adrian Miles. He was able to finish his opponent with some brutal ground and pound in the third round. “Submission of the Night” goes to Harry Johnson. Although known as a stand-up fighter, Johnson was able to latch on a standing guillotine choke to his opponent in the first round and choke him out unconscious.

Johnson vs. Johnson headlines first all pro V3Fights event

It has been announced that V3Fights’ first ever professional fight card will be headlined by undefeated fighter, Wade Johnson, and ground and pound specialist, Craig Johnson, at the Cannon Center in downtown Memphis, TN. Both fighters are known for finishing fights and entertaining the crowd with their tale

V3Fights ‘Orr vs. Milanowski’ -results

V3Fights did it again!! Whether you were in attendance at Minglewood Hall or watching at home on www.gfl.tv, another awesome night of fights was witnessed by the V3Legion!!!! History was made, new champions were crowned, and the V3Legion got to witness a lot of new faces that will eventually become stars in the promotion.

V3 ‘Willis vs. McClothin’ results

Another great night was had by everyone in attendance at Minglewood Hall and at home on pay per view on Saturday night.  V3Fights delivered once again and had the ‘Legion’ on the edge of their seats.  Three champions successfully defended their titles and the heavyweight belt is now unified.  No doubt, “Fight of the Night” honors goes to Jimmy White … Read more

V3 Fights brings live MMA action to Minglewood Hall on June 15

On June 15, 2013, V3Fights brings a powerhouse lineup of live MMA action at Minglewood Hall in Memphis, TN. The main event will feature the top two lightweight fighters in the Memphis area going up against each other. Champion, Tyler Hill, puts his title on the line against wrestling standout, Jaleel Willis.

Lantrip out to prove that he is still a force to be reckoned with

One of the top heavyweight prospects in the mid-south makes his way back to the cage on April 6 when Houston Lantrip (4-0, Memphis Judo and Jiu-Jitsu) takes on Pete Pirtle. A couple of years ago, Lantrip was regarded as the top heavyweight fighter in the mid-south region, but then accepted a football scholarship to … Read more