Jason Day has a bad day thanks to Michael Bisping at UFC 85

Jason Day comes in to this match on a five-fight win streak. Michael Bisping is the hometown hero coming into this fight. They love “The Count” here in London. The cheers for Bisping were so loud on TV; I can’t even imagine how loud it must be in that arena. Bisping recently moved down from … Read more

Mike “Quick” Swick gets unanimous decision over Marcus Davis at UFC 85

UFC 85: BEDLAM London, England Saturday June 7, 2008 Welterweight -Marcus Davis (19-4) vs. Mike Swick (11-2) Fourth Televised Fight. ROUND 1 – Swick has the reach advantage. Davis coming forward. Swick throwing head kicks. Leg kick by Davis. Clinched against cage. Davis gets a good takedown but Swick pops up. Davis goes for guillatine … Read more

Luiz Cane stops Jason Lambert in round one at UFC 85: Bedlam

UFC 85: BEDLAM London, England Saturday June 7, 2008 Light-heavyweight -Luiz Cane (8-1) vs. Jason Lambert (23-7) Third televised fight. ROUND 1 – Clinched against the cage. Cane just dropped Lambert. Lambert is hurt and gets popped again and falls straight back. Lambert still swinging but very wobbly. Dropped again by Cane, Herb Dean jumps … Read more

Nate Marquardt loses split decion to Thales Leites at UFC 85

UFC 85: BEDLAM London, England Saturday June 7, 2008 Middleweight -Nate Marquardt (29-7-1) vs. Thales Leites (12-1) Second televised fight. Feeling each other out. Nice exchange by both fighters. Both guys are BJJ Black Belts. Thales Leites just dropped Nate Marquardt with a big right hand. Now he has full mount on Marquardt. Nate is … Read more

Referee, Dan Miragliotta, ruins another great fight

UFC 85:  BEDLAM London, England Saturday June 7, 2008 Heavyweight -Fabricio Werdum (10-3-1) vs. Brandon Vera (8-1) This is the first fight on the televised card. Werdum is coming off a big win against Gabriel Gonzaga, who knocked out Mirko CroCop, who is Fabricio Werdum’s striking coach. Werdum’s only loss is against the UFC Heavyweight … Read more

UFC 85: MATT HUGHES vs. THIAGO ALVES (Promo Video)

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pt_14Nh4P74&eurl=http://punch.freedomblogging.com/2008/06/02/ufc-85-matt-hughes-vs-thiago-alves/] Here’s the promo video for UFC 85 UFC 85: BEDLAM AT O2 ARENA, LONDON, ENGLAND SATURDAY, NOON, PAY-PER-VIEW MAIN CARD Welterweight -Matt Hughes (43-6) vs. Thiago Alves (20-4) Middleweight -Michael Bisping (16-1) vs. Jason Day (17-5) Welterweight -Marcus Davis (19-4) vs. Mike Swick (11-2) Middleweight -Nate Marquardt (29-7-1) vs. Thales Leites (12-1) Heavyweight -Fabricio … Read more

KIMBO SLICE HITS HARD ENOUGH TO MAKE YOUR EARS WIGGLE

I was one of the ones who thought the Kimbo Slice / James Thompson fight was stopped too early but after watching this I’m starting to think the ref was right on.  Damn Kimbo hits hard!  He put Thompson on queer street.  The best though is watching James Thompson’s god-forsaken ear wiggle and jiggle.  If … Read more

LAS VEGAS GETS A FREE MIXED MARTIAL ARTS / BOXING EVENT!

If you live in Las Vegas or will be there on June 20 and are an MMA and/or boxing fan, you are in for a real treat. When’s the last time you got to go to a FREE MMA or boxing event that actually had some big names on the card? Well that’s just what … Read more

UFC gets a new welterweight from Xtreme Couture

According to the Xtreme Couture Blog, Rob Kimmons, the head instructor at the Xtreme Couture gym in Kansas City has just signed a deal with the UFC. In July of 2007, Kimmons had a war with Marvin Eastman that went the five-round distance. And although Kimmons lost the decision in that well-fought battle, he has … Read more