Overeem defeats Goodridge – Glory 10 results

Alistair Overeem

Alistair Overeem improved his overall record to 29-11 by tapping out Gary Goodridge in Glory 10’s main event.

In other action Hamid Corassani and Daniel Sharifi were both victorious and moved on in the Lightweight bracket of the Unified World Grand Prix.

The European title rests around the waist of Dion Staring after defeating Markus Halkossari for the second time in his career.

Full Gory 10 MMA results:
Alistair Overeem defeats Gary Goodridge by submission (kimura) in Rd. 1
Dion Staring defeats Markus Halkossari by TKO in Rd. 3 for European Title

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Thomson out; Ludwig likely replacement at Strikeforce

Duane "Bang" Ludwig
Duane "Bang" Ludwig

by:  Matt De La Rosa

Josh Thomson will have to wait to make his first attempt at defending his Strikeforce Lightweight title.

SI.com’s Josh Gross has reported Duane “Bang” Ludwig will likely replace the champion in the bout against Yves Edwards

According to Strikeforce promoter Scott Coker, Thomson tore ligaments in his toe causing the American Kickboxing Academy fighter to pull out of the bout.

Thomson and Edwards were poised to meet for a second time. Their first bout at UFC 49 became famous for Edwards running into a head kick knockout from Thomson toward the end of the first round.

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White Boy Society responds to Hughes photo

Melvin Costa

by:  Matt De La Rosa

The white pride website that posted a photo of Matt Hughes holding up a T-shirt with racist implications autographed by the nine time champion has refuted claims that the former UFC welterweight champion supports or endorses their racist product.

Here is the response from the White Boy Society:

To whom it may concern,
Matt Hughes is not a member or supporter or associated with the White Boy Society in any way. The photograph was taken at a public autograph signing at Dales Harley-Davidson in Mt. Vernon, IL. Matt Hughes was asked after autographing 3 shirts to hold one up for a picture for our website which he did then he was rushed off to sign more autographs.

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