Lewiston, Maine (March 25, 2013) — New England Fights! (NEF) is proud to announce the signing of Ray Wood (2-0) to its first multi-fight promotional contract. While the specifics of the contract remain undisclosed, sources close to the organization have revealed that the deal is structured long-term over the course of a minimum three fights … Read more
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
1,700 Fans Attend New York State’s First Large-Scale Amateur Mixed Martial Arts Tournament at Hammerstein Ballroom on March 23rd NEW YORK, March 26, 2013 – Fighters Source™ in partnership with USA MMA KI Federation crowned the “Kings of New York” in front of 1,700 fans as they watched the best amateur MMA athletes duke it out … Read more
California Fight Syndicate Presents “Project Mayhem” SATURDAY, April 6th, 2013 at 7:00PM Santa Barbara, California. (PRESS RELEASE) – California Fight Syndicate (CFS) is continuing its full-scale takeover of Santa Barbara, CA with “Project Mayhem” on Saturday April 6, 2013. . CFS, California’s premier fight organization, returns to it’s home venue at the Earl Warren Showgrounds. … Read more
“I want to say thank you to Ronda for changing my life forever.” Those were the words of undefeated female MMA fighter Marina Shafir following her 59-second victory over Danielle Mack at Tuff-N-Uff’s “Mayhem in Mesquite II” Saturday night. Like Ronda Rousey, Shafir also comes from a judo background and guess how she finished the fight — you guessed it — via armbar — just like the signature move of her BFF. Shafir trains alongside Rousey at Glendale Fighting Club under the tutelage of coach Edmond Tarverdyan.
Becomes the Official Beverage Partner for the first India-based Mixed Martial Arts property New Delhi, March 25, 2013: Where there is action, there is Mountain Dew. Known for its bold, daring, fearless persona, Mountain Dew has joined hands with Super Fight League, the first India-based Mixed Martial Arts property founded by Raj Kundra. The association … Read more
If you have been around the mixed martial arts world for any length of time then you are no doubt familiar with the exploits of one Cecil Peoples. Maybe you’re one of the fighters who got robbed of a decision thanks to his subjective scoring criteria. Or maybe you’re one of the fighters who took a few too many extra punches while Sensei was busy daydreaming instead of refereeing. Or maybe you’re one of the fans who Master Peoples told “go to hell” after the Machida vs. Shogun fight for having the nerve to question his judging. If you are someone who fits into one of those categories, then you will likely enjoy this video even more than me.
MEZ SPORTS PANDEMONIUM VIII took place Saturday night at Fairplex So Cal in Pomona, Calif. The pro MMA/boxing hybrid event was headlined with Men’s flyweight MMA title bout that saw a previously undefeated Steve Swanson of Jackson’s MMA get submitted in the third round by Kana Hyatt of Antonio McKee’s Body Shop.