Askren vs. Hieron welterweight world title fight set for October 29 from Kansas City’s Memorial Hall

CHICAGO, Ill. (Oct. 1, 2011) — Bellator Fighting Championships announced today that undefeated Bellator Welterweight Champion Ben Askren will put his title on the line against Season 4 Tournament winner Jay Hieron on October 29 at Bellator 56 from Memorial Hall in Kansas City. Bellator 56 will also host the Season 5 Heavyweight Tournament Semifinals … Read more

Jamie Varner vs. Alonzo Martinez to headline Titan Fighting Championship 20 Sept. 23 LIVE on HDNet

Kansas City, KS – The Titan Fighting Championship ( and @TitanFighting) in association with HDNet ( announced Wednesday that its Titan Fight Championship 20 event will be held on Friday, September 23 and will be headlined by former World Extreme Cagefighting lightweight champion Jamie Varner (17-5-1). Squaring off with Varner at the historic Memorial Hall … Read more

Heavyweight tilt between Abe Wagner and Aaron Rosa signed for Titan FC 17 on March 25, LIVE on HDNet

Kansas City, KS — A heavyweight tilt between Abe Wagner and Aaron Rosa is the latest matchup to be confirmed for Titan Fighting Championship 17 (, scheduled to take place on Friday, March 25 and to be televised live on HDNet ( “Both Abe and Aaron like to stand in the pocket and trade,” said … Read more

HDNet televised card released for “M-1 Global Breakthrough”

“M-1 Global: Breakthrough” is scheduled to air live on HDNet on Fri., Aug. 28. The event will be headlined with a heavyweight bout between Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal and MMA legend Mark Kerr. There will also be a special feature sparring exhibition between Fedor Emelianenko and Gegard Mousasi.

The following fights will be on the HDNet televised portion of the card beginning at 10:00 p.m. ET:

  • Muhammad Lawal (4-0) vs. Mark Kerr (15-10)
  • Nick Thompson (38-11-1) vs. Karl Amoussou (10-2-1)
  • Fedor Emelianenko vs. Gegard Mousasi (sparring exhibition)
  • Lucio Linhares (12-4) vs. Mikhail Zayats (8-3)
  • Jesse Gibbs (7-2) vs. Rob Broughton (10-4-1)
  • Lloyd “Kadillac” Marshbanks (17-8) vs. Michael Kita (5-3)
  • Daisuke Nakamura (19-10) vs. Ferrid Kheder (14-3)

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