Saturday Night Fights – MMA returns to CBS

Frank Shamrock does his best to convince an unsuspecting CBS prime time audience that the big black man facing the Russian Fedor Emellianenko on Nov. 7 is the number two ranked heavyweight (1:58 mark). Regardless of Shamrock’s see-through hype machine, Brett Rogers does possess a damn good chance of shocking the world. At least they … Read more

REFEREE OF KIMBO SLICE FIGHT RESPONDS TO CONTROVERSY

by: Jack Bratcher It’s always very interesting to hear from the referees after controversial fights to find out why they made the calls that they did. Questions, conspiracy theories, and even some disgust seemed to abound after EliteXC’s Saturday Night Fights on CBS. So what better person to talk to than the referee who was … Read more

ELITE XC ON CBS IS A SUCCESS ACCORDING TO THE NUMBER OF VIEWERS WHO TUNED IN

by: ┬áJack Bratcher Dave Meltzer from The Wrestling Observer has this report: “We don’t have a rating yet, but the news is very encouraging.The half-hours in the 18-49 demo were 1.4, 1.6, 2.1 and 2.4. The first hour was nothing impressive but the second hour was the highest rated in the demo on television for … Read more