BluegrassMMA Live returns with stacked lineup tonight at 9 p.m. ET

Tuesday night only means one thing and that is two plus hours of non stop regional mixed martial arts coverage. Tonight’s lineup includes some new professionals looking to make their mark in the XFC as well as a couple guys who aren’t known to hold their tongue.

“Bleed Blue Brawl 2” event play-by-play and results

Bleed Blue Brawl is one of Kentucky's newest MMA promotions.
Bleed Blue Brawl is one of Kentucky's most promising up-and-coming promotions.

Thanksgiving night,’s Brian Furby attended the sophomore show of one of Kentucky’s newest MMA promotions, Bleed Blue Brawl, in Lexington, Ky.

In spite of the show being scheduled on a holiday, a strong crowd came out to support some of the area’s top fighters. A number of area teams were represented including Reaction MMA and 4 Seasons. Special guest Shawn Thompkins was in the crowd and both Junie and Robbie Browning were seen in attendance as well.

Capped off with a Lightweight (amateur) title match between David Suter and Grady Self, the card featured a total of ten fights and one grappling match.

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ICF 17: event play-by-play and results

The ICF will return to action in Florence, Ky on December 12th.
The ICF will return to action in Florence, Ky on December 12th.

On October 31, 2009,’s Brian Furby attended ICF 17 at Turfway Park in Florence, Ky. The ten-fight card was capped off by a pro match-up between Jim Davis and UFC veteran Dan Christison.

Russell Coonley vs. Drew Weaver (Team Nemesis) (145)

Round 1 – Weaver opens with a right hook, then a leg kick. Punches from Coonley fall out of range, and Weaver lands another good leg kick. There’s a flurry of punches and Weaver gets the better of the exchange. They circle and Weaver lands a good overhand right followed by a leg kick. Weaver lands a three punch combo and stuns Coonley, who is still standing, and lands a flurry of punches until the ref steps in to stop it. OFFICIAL RESULT: Drew Weaver wins via TKO (strikes) at 1:48 of Round 1.

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