Cris Cyborg puts her featherweight title on the line against Russian grappler Daria Ibragimova in the Invicta FC 15 main event Saturday night in Costa Mesa, Calif. Livia Renata Souza puts her strawweight title on the line against DeAnna Bennett in the co-headliner. We have staff at the event and will have a full report … Read more
Invicta FC 15 is set to go into full swing Saturday January 16, 2016 at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT at The Hangar in the OC Fair & Event Center, Costa Mesa, Calif. Headlining the event’s main fight card, featherweight champion Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ Justino prepares to defend her belt against the formidable Russian grappler Daria … Read more
Tonight Invicta FC 10 will air live on UFC Fight Pass. When the smoke cleared we are left with eight fights. If you missed it check out the weigh-ins above. The fun starts tonight at 9 p.m. ET. Invicta FC 10: Waterson vs. Tiburcio Michelle Waterson vs. Herica Tiburcio Cindy Dandois vs. Tonya Evinger Andrea … Read more
Check Out MMA Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with Pro MMA Now Radio on BlogTalkRadio Invicta 10 takes place December 5th in Houston, Texas. Alida Gray will face Alexa Grasso in a strawweight bout. Gray joined the women of ProWMMA Now! as the first guest of the evening. Cassie Robb stopped by as the … Read more
Jack Bratcher: It seems like wrestling is generally perceived as the best fit for the sport as a foundation.
Dr. Rhadi Ferguson: Yes it does seem that way but it’s a false read that people are getting. What you see in MMA is called a convenient sample. You are looking at a sample of population of people which has a huge North American/United States bias and slant on it. There are more practitioners of martial arts in the world than there are wrestling practitioners. And if you don’t think so, just look at the adult population.
WSOF 8 takes place this evening in Hollywood, Fla., and is headlined by Justin Gaethje vs. Rich Patishnock for the inaugural WSOF Lightweight Title. In the co-main event, Anthony Johnson takes on Mike Kyle in a highly-anticipated light heavyweight match that will likely end with someone unconscious. Also on the card is the world No. 1 ranked women’s strawweight, Jessica Aguilar, as she takes on Alida Gray for the inaugural WSOF Women’s Strawweight Title.
With the first event of the year for World Series of Fighting right around the corner, the promotion held a conference call today that featured athletes from the upper half of the televised card. The WSOF 8 competitors on the line included Justin Gaethje, Rich Patishnock, Anthony Johnson, Mike Kyle, Jessica Aguilar and Alida Gray, along with WSOF President Ray Sefo and Executive VP Ali Abdel-Aziz.