MFC officially unveils event in Brandon

The Maximum Fighting Championship, one of the premier mixed martial arts organizations in North America, will make its much-anticipated debut in the province of Manitoba with the announcement that MFC 26: Retribution will be held in the city of Brandon on Friday, September 10.

Luciano Azevedo joins MFC’s stable

Brazilian lightweight only man to beat World Champion Jose Aldo By MFC Staff The Maximum Fighting Championship has added a fighter with impressive credentials to its talent roster in the lightweight ranks. Brazilian star Luciano Azevedo (16-8) boasts a strong resume and the native of Rio de Janeiro is expected to make his organization – … Read more

Thales Leites submits Jesse Taylor at MFC 25 – full results

Two decisive victories for headliners at Vindication Thales Leites made quick work of Jesse Taylor, and Ryan Jimmo made a huge statement with a convincing victory at the Maximum Fighting Championship’s MFC 25: Vindication. In front of more than 4,000 fans at the Northlands Expo Centre in Edmonton, Alberta, and live on HDNet, Leites (17-3) … Read more

Fighters hit the scale for MFC 25

Huge turnout in downtown mall for biggest card in organization history In front of the largest weigh-in crowd in the organization’s history, all the fighters hit the scale on Thursday afternoon in preparation for the Maximum Fighting Championship’s MFC 25: Vindication. Before a huge throng of media and fans, the fighters were on stage inside … Read more

No rioting on our watch

By: MFC Staff What was seen on CBS this past Saturday was to say the least an absolute embarrassment for the sport of mixed martial arts. And on top of that, it also should be considered a giant step backwards as well. While gigantic steps have been made over the past 10 years for MMA … Read more

Big boys Chase Gormley and Ryan Fortin to battle on MFC 25 undercard

Gormley goes up against ‘Vanilla Gorilla’ at Vindication A rare heavyweight fight has been added to the undercard of MFC 25: Vindication taking place on Friday, May 7 at the Northlands Expo Centre in Edmonton, Alberta. Popular brawler Ryan “The Vanilla Gorilla” Fortin (3-2), who fights out of Wetaskiwin, Alberta, takes on Chase Gormley (6-2) … Read more

MFC boss meets media in Toronto

TV, radio appearances lined up to hype MFC 25 The hype for MFC 25: Vindication is starting off with a huge bang as Maximum Fighting Championship Owner/President Mark Pavelich is headed to Toronto for a media blitz. It all starts off Tuesday, April 13 when Mark returns to TSN for a follow-up appearance on the … Read more

Gavin Neil: the “Forrest Gump of MMA” prepares to face “The Dirty Samurai”

On May 7, 2010 at MFC 25: Vindication, up and coming Victoria-based fighter Gavin Neil (7-1) will be stepping into the ring against Richie “The Dirty Samurai” Hightower (8-3-1), an alumni of that infamous MMA reality show, in a fight that has strong potential to bring fireworks to the crowd at the Edmonton Expo Centre … Read more

“MFC 23: Unstoppable” live play-by-play commentary & results

Photo courtesy of MFC - Thales Leities faces Dean Lister in the MFC 23 main event.

UFC veterans Thales Leites and Dean Lister face each other tonight in the main event at “MFC 23: Unstoppable”, which takes place at the River Cree Resort and Casino, just outside Edmonton, Alberta. Co-main event action features a middleweight bout between Solomon Hutcherson and Jason MacDonald. And another UFC veteran, Marvin “The Beast Man” Eastman, will take on Dwayne Lewis in a light heavyweight showdown.

Stick with us here at ProMMA.info tonight as we provide LIVE play-by-play, round-by-round commentary. If you have HDNet, you can catch the fights live beginning at 9PM CT/10PM ET.

“MFC 23: Unstoppable” quick results:

•Nick Penner def Ryan Fortin by submission (rear-naked choke) Rd 2 (3:31)
•Ryan Machan def. Kajan Johnson by submission (rear-naked choke) Rd 1 (3:30)
•Billy Hua def. Kenny Hamilton by TKO (punches) Rd 2 (:20)
•Jesse Juarez def. Joe Cristopher by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
•Dwayne Lewis def. Marvin Eastman  by TKO (punches) Rd1 (4:58)
•Bryan Baker def. Art Santore by unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 29-28)
•Ryan Jimmo def. Emanuel Newton by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
•Jason MacDonald def. Solomon Hutcherson by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)*
•Thales Leites def. Dean Lister (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

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