The Cageside Beat October 29, 2009

The Cageside Beat is the newest series in the ProMMA.info Radio Network
The Cageside Beat is the newest series in the ProMMA.info Radio Network

On the first episode of The Cageside Beat, the newest series brought to you by the ProMMA.info Radio Network, Brian and Mike welcomed pro fighter Chad “H-Bomb” Hinton to the show following Chad’s recent first-round KO victory over Justin Moore.

This episode was sponsored by Silver Star, the fastest growing company in MMA sponsorship. To see some of the topics discussed, listen to, and download the episode, follow the jump.

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A different kind of fight: Fight Ribbon Clothing Company’s visit to Kosair Children’s Hospital

For those of you not familiar with Fight Ribbon Clothing Company, and its co-founders Brent Thompson and Scott Wells, they are making some major waves in the MMA clothing world. Fight Ribbon makes and sells clothing and training gear and have outfitted such fighters as Julio Gallegos, Josh Cooper, Jason Bradshaw, Mark Crawn, George Oiler, Tim Cook, and Jeremy Pender, just to name a few. Check out their website to see their gear on UFC fighters Justin McCully and BJ Penn.

Additionally, Fight Ribbon is putting the finishing touches on some exclusive clothing and gear that will only be available to members of their fight team, The Fight Ribbon Team which was formed by the co-founders and currently has four fighters on the roster: Gallegos, Cooper, Bradshaw, and Reaction MMA founder Rob Nickerson.

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Fighter Profile: Sammy Rodriguez – “I am forever grateful, and because of that I fight”

Sammy Rodriguez lays on the ground and pound.
Sammy Rodriguez lays on the ground and pound.

(In one of my final posts for FightTicker.com I did a profile on Sammy Rodriguez, a fighter out of Highlander Tampa, prior to his fight with Team Jorge Gurgel fighter Taylor Ruscin.  Sammy is a great guy and I was very impressed with what he had to say on how he got into fighting and why he fights so I wanted the PROMMA.INFO readers to have a chance to see it as well.  – Furby)

I first met Sammy Rodriguez prior to “ICF: Breakout” at US Bank Arena. I was hanging out with Fight Ribbon Co-Founders Brent Thompson and Scott Wells the night before the big event and we met up with Highlander MMA founder Mike Yanez and Rodriguez to hang out and catch up.

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