‘UFC Fight Night 86: Rothwell vs. dos Santos’ post-fight report

Man, what was Ben Rothwell doing? The guy who was on a four-fight stoppage winning streak and who gogo choked Josh Barnett back in January to become the first person to ever stop the former UFC heavyweight champion via actual submission — looked absolutely stumped against Junior dos Santos. The two squared off in the … Read more

Big Fight Experiences: Life of an MMA Manager – episode #1

BOOM…. Well my 3 a.m. phone just came in, and when you are MMA agent you have to answer, and you know it’s not good news. Of course a million things go through my mind before I can stop this horrible cell phone ringing, buzzing, lights flashing. So I quickly try to focus, and realize, … Read more

UFC Fight Night: Rothwell vs. Dos Santos Full Card

The UFC Fight Night 86 event is set to take place Saturday, April 10, in Zagreb, Croatia. It will be the UFC’s first foray into that country, the home of former MMA great Mirko Cro Cop. The event will be headlined by the heavyweight scrap between Ben Rothwell and former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos … Read more

Spotlight: Catching up with UFC featherweight Lucas Martins

Twenty-seven-year-old Chute Boxe fighter Lucas “Mineiro” Martins (15-3) will return to action in April when he faces fellow featherweight Robert Whiteford (12-3) at UFC Fight Night 86: Rothwell vs. Dos SantosĀ in Croatia. Like other Chute Boxe fighters, Martins is known as a finisher and has stopped 14 of the 15 opponents he’s beaten within the … Read more