VIDEO: McGregor boxing opponent says he got hit with a cheap shot

You would think that the man who almost went the distance in his debut boxing match with then 49-0 Floyd Mayweather Jr wouldn’t have a problem with an amateur boxer. Wrong. Conor McGregor took on Michael McGrane in an exhibition boxing match inside the Crumlin Boxing Club in Dublin. At one point in the match … Read more

RIZIN drops Mayweather trailer and the rules are just as ridiculous as you expected

RIZIN is on the ball with their trailers and thankfully they just dropped the one for Floyd Mayweather Jr vs kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa. They also released the ruleset…yep…it’s a boxing match, folks. Wanna change the channel? We don’t blame you. According to MMAmania.com the rules dictate that it be a “3-round exhibition that will not … Read more

UK MMA Expo partners with SAFE MMA

The UK MMA Expo debuts at Manchester’s Event City on the weekend of 20th-21st July to showcase the best of British MMA. By sharing the passion that drives the sport in this country, the exhibition organisers hope to extend its reach to benefit a wider audience. With an advertising campaign ran in conjunction with Peel Holdings, the UK MMA Expo team aim to attract large numbers to the event.

Fedor Emelianenko vs. Gegard Mousasi exhibition fight video

At M-1 Global’s “Breakthrough” event on Friday, Aug. 28, Fedor Emelianenko took on Gegard Mousasi in a special sparring exhibition match. While the two fighters did not go full force against one another, there were moments it appeared more than just an exhibition. Please like & share:

Fedor Emelianenko vs. Shinya Aoki – photos

The number one ranked WAMMA Lightweight Champion of the world Shinya Aoki took on the WAMMA Heavyweight Champion of the world Fedor Emelianenko in a “special super exhibition” match held Wednesday night, April 29th in Tokyo during the “M-1 Challenge: Japan” tournament where Team England was making their debut.

There were approximately 1,000 spectators on hand at Differ Ariake to witness the exhibition match which was said to resemble a training session one might see inside a fight gym. Aoki traded in his usual attire of colorful spats for shorts and a gi and Fedor sported a gi with long pants.

Reports are saying some of the highlights occurred when Fedor threw Aoki with several Sambo moves, Aoki attempted a flying arm-bar, and Fedor finally submitted the lightweight champion with an Achilles lock at the three-minute mark of the five-minute bout. The video of the session will air free of charge on a video-on-demand basis starting on Monday, May 4 at www.M-1Global.com and www.Mixfight.ru.

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It’s official: Fedor Emelianenko & Shinya Aoki to compete in special exhibition April 29 during M-1 Challenge Japan

PRO MMA (promma.info) has just received confirmation from M-1 of the details surrounding a special exhibition match between the WAMMA Heavyweight Champion Fedor Emelianenko and the WAMMA Lightweight Champion Shinya Aoki. 

While WAMMA heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko’s recent two wins over former UFC heavyweight champions Tim Sylvia and Andrei Arlovski have taken place on American soil, he first earned his reputation as being the world’s pound-for-pound best fighter while competing in Japan.

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