MMA for Charity to hold Haiti benefit

Event will take place on March 13-14 in Richmond, VA Richmond, VA (USA): On January 12th, 2010, a vicious earthquake struck the country of Haiti. As of this writing, an estimated 3,000,000 people have been affected by magnitude 7.0 quake. The Haitian Government has reported that between 217,000 and 230,000 people have died, an estimated … Read more

Tennessee MMA cult legend Johnathan Ivey fights at XFC 8 in Knoxville April 25th

PRO MMA (promma.info) will be in Knoxville, Tennessee next weekend covering the Xtreme Fighting Championships as they hold their second show within the state and make their debut on national television.

XFC 8: REGIONAL CONFLICT takes place on April 25th at the Thompson-Boling Arena and will broadcast live exclusively on HDNet.

Among those fighting on the talent-filled card will be Tennessee’s very own MMA cult figure, Johnathan Ivey. Ivey is renowned for his unorthodox fighting style and bizarre cage tactics.

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Sam Hoger wins main event at Urban Rumble Championship 3 in Pasadena – results

Original Ultimate Fighter contestant, Sam “The Alaskan Assassin” Hoger (8-4) went up against the ultra-experienced Clarksville, Tennessee fighter, Johnathan “Big” Ivey (26-36) at URBAN RUMBLE CHAMPIONSHIP 3 in Pasadena, Texas on Saturday January 24th.

Hoger, who should most likely be fighting at light-heavyweight, gave up at least forty-five pounds in this five round URC Heavyweight Title Fight. Despite the weight difference and Ivey’s infamous pro wrestling style “elbow-drop” in his arsenal, Hoger was able to submit “Big” Ivey thirty-five seconds into round three.

Also on the card was Lightweight Champion, Warren “Baby Dynamite” Stewart (3-8) taking on Vince Libardi (7-4). Libardi won by unanimous decision. All three judges scored the bout 30-27.

Here are the complete results for URC 3…

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Sam Hoger returns with TKO win at WCF

In Boston, Mass. on Sept 19th 2008, World Championship Fighting produced its fourth show in the past year. The night started off with a special autograph session including UFC Fighters: Marcus “the Irish Hand Grenade” Davis, Kenny “KenFlo” Florian, Joe “J-Lau” Lauzon, Dan “The Upgrade” Lauzon, WEC featherweight contender Josh “The Fluke” Grispi and Internet Legend Sean “The Gladiator” Gannon the only man to beat Kimbo Slice.

In the main event it was the return of UFC veteran and Ultimate Fighter Season 1 “favorite” Sam “The Alaskan Assassin” Hoger. It was a short night as Hoger quickly landed a kick to late replacement Jason Doloff’s face which stunned Doloff and allowed Hoger to follow up with a perfect shot that sent Doloff to the canvas. The referee stepped in and stopped the fight giving Hoger a TKO win in round one. This was Hoger’s first fight in over sixteen months and it was great showing for him.

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