The fight that made me a fan of Gabriel Gonzaga was when he attempted to decapitate Mirko Cro Cop at UFC 70 in April 2007. A head kick from the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt caught Cro Cop off guard and he folded into a lump of soft flesh inside the Octagon. Today, the former Pride … Read more
Remember former welterweight title challenger Thiago “Pitbull” Alves? Of course you do. The 30-year-old American Top Team product has been out of action since his submission loss to Martin Kampmann in March 2012, but will be making his return to the Octagon on April 19 when he faces Seth Baczynski at UFC on FOX 11 in Orlando, Fla.
Each month at ProMMAnow.com we acknowledge the most impressive performances of professional mixed martial arts fighters. Here are our awards for best submission, best KO and best fight for September 2012.
Last week we were MIA from your speakers, but this week we are back and ready to do the “Barber Shop” the way that only we can do it. So I hope you’re ready and sitting down cause it all starts now! Join us as we welcome Epic Fighting’s Jason Stewart, Bellator’s Daniel Straus, and UFC’s Seth Baczynski.
“UFC 139: Shogun vs. Henderson” takes place this evening at the HP Pavilion in San Jose and is headlined by six former world champions, including Dan Henderson vs. “Shogun” Rua in the main event.