Mixed Martial Arts forums are some of the strangest places on Earth. You have thousands of people from all over the world who have a common interest coming together in one place to share their thoughts and experiences about the sport. It can be awesome at times. For some, it can be intimidating. Depending on the forum, it can be strict or lax, cruel or polite, fair or unjust. Sound familiar? It is a microcosm of the sport at your fingertips.
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qejc1Vc05BQ] It seems Nick “The Goat” Thompson recently read a statement made by one of The Iron Ring trainers, Novell G. Bell, about Kung Fu being superior to MMA. Those words apparantly irritated Thompson enough to issue a challenge to Novell and in this video we get to hear Novell’s response. In a recent interview Nick “The Goat” Thompson had with Percy … Read more
by: Jack Bratcher It’s always very interesting to hear from the referees after controversial fights to find out why they made the calls that they did. Questions, conspiracy theories, and even some disgust seemed to abound after EliteXC’s Saturday Night Fights on CBS. So what better person to talk to than the referee who was … Read more
At least as far as ratings go, it will be called a success and the most watched MMA show of all time. Here’s the latest report from Dave Meltzer of The Wrestling Observer: “Elite XC a huge success The show did a 2.7 rating in prime time based on the fast nationals. The final rating … Read more
WEC (WORLD EXTREME CAGEFIGHTING) – FABER vs. PULVER June 1, 2008 by: Jack Bratcher This event took place in Sacramento, California at the Arco Arena and was shown Live on the Versus Television Station. Rob McCullough vs. Kenny Alexander – Frank Mir commentating, said it perfectly, this fight looked like a sparring match. He said … Read more