McGregor boxing nemesis joins Bare Knuckle FC could face ‘GOAT’

For the love of God. Former boxing champion and one time Conor McGregor sparring partner Paulie Malignaggi has stepped out of one ring and in to another. It was made public that he is now a proud roster member of the rising Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship. This is significant for a number of reasons. The … Read more

VIDEO: Hendricks says no IV policy contributed to his decline

Johny Hendricks at one point was the scariest striker at welterweight and even managed to capture the belt. His run in the UFC ended after he went a head scratching 3-7 in his last 10 bouts and he missed weight in 3 of his last 5. It was a hard fall from grace and fans … Read more

Yet another UFC vet headed to bare knuckle fighting

Kendall Grove is stepping in to the Bare Knuckle Fighting arena. He will debut for the Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship at their BKFC 2 event in Biloxi, Mississippi on August 25th. He joins fighters like Bec Rawlings, Phil Baroni, Joey Beltran, and Chris Leben in the transition to bare knuckle brawling. Check out the official … Read more

Historic MMA Fights: Chuck Liddell vs. Jose “Pele” Landi-Jons

PRO MMA brings to you another segment of Historic MMA Fights. This edition features Chuck Liddell in his only recorded bare knuckle match. His opponent is Jose “Pele” Landi-Jons and the fight took place at the International Vale Tudo Championship 6 – The Challenge in San Paulo, Brazil on August 23 of 1998. This fight just had it’s tenth-year anniversary about a month ago; ten long hard years Chuck Liddell has been battling it out. This fight had one round only, but that round lasted for thirty minutes.

Believe it or not, there are times in the fight when you would think Liddell was strictly a lay and pray or possibly a ground and pound fighter. Liddell has numerous take downs in the fight and uses quite a bit of wrestling, which is something he has completely gotten away from. Sit back, grab a drink or a snack and enjoy watching one of the Historic MMA Fights back when rules were seen as a hindrance.

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