Vinny Magalhaes sells M-1 light heavyweight belt on eBay

M-1 Light heavyweight champion and former The Ultimate Fighter season 8 finalist Vinny Magalhaes (9-5) has sold his M-1 Light heavyweight belt on eBay. Magalhaes has been on the outs with the Russian based M-1 promotion due to lack of fights being booked and a dispute with the M-1 front office.

Fedor vs. Monson set to meet this fall

Sunday, November 20, 2011 From The Olympic Arena in Moscow, Russia NEW YORK (September 16, 2011) – Mixed martial arts (MMA) heavyweight legends Fedor ‘The Last Emperor’ Emelianenko (31-4, 1 NC) and Jeff ‘The Snowman’ Monson (42-12) will meet as the headline bout at M-1 Global: Fedor vs. Monson. The event will take place Sunday … Read more

M-1 Challenge: Bennett vs. Garner full card airs LIVE on Showtime

Friday, July 8, 2011 From The Hangar At the O.C. Fair and Events Center, Costa Mesa, California Costa Mesa, Calif. (July 5, 2011)–M-1 GLOBAL’s sophomore U.S. outing packs depth. The mixed martial arts (MMA) event titled M-1 Challenge: Bennett vs. Garner takes place from The Hangar in Costa Mesa, California and airs LIVE on SHOWTIME … Read more

MMA’s Greatest Icon Contemplates His Future: Electric, Emotional, Legendary, Inspiring

New York, NY (February 13, 2011) – With ringside physicians electing to halt the start of the third and final round between Fedor Emelianenko and BigFoot Silva, the legendary “Last Emperor’ suffered the second loss of his career and spoke with sincere emotion about the possibility of retirement. With his future to be determined, the … Read more

M-1 Challenge XXI: Guram vs. Grishin adds welterweight battle

Welterweights Alexei Nazarov and Alexei Belyaev are set to square off at M-1 Challenge XXI: Guram vs. Grishin where M-1 Global will crown its first ever champions in the lightweight, middleweight and heavyweight divisions.