By Kevin Nelson On February 5th, the UFC will be holding its biggest card during Superbowl weekend as Vitor Belfort gets his long awaited shot at Anderson Silva. If that isn’t a big enough fight, the co main event will feature two former champions Forrest Griffin (former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion) facing Rich Ace Franklin [...]
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Timothy Bradley: “If that’s the best in the world, that’s weak. He didn’t want to get hit with the big shot. Throughout the fight, we were both coming in, back and forth. Devon is a tough, tough warrior. He will be champion again….Regarding the last headbutt, we were both coming in trying to land the [...]
Watch what “Comanche Boy” has to say about Thomas Longacre, his videos, and his thoughts about their upcoming fight, Friday, February 25, 2011 at the Hardrock Hotel and Casino in Tulsa, OK. (Directed by That Native Filmmaker Thomas Yeahpau) Click Read More to view this Explosive Video!
By Sean Farrell When you hear Herschel Walker’s name many remember the University of Georgia running back that ruled college football and won the Heisman back in 1982. Yes, that same Herschel Walker who played for the Dallas Cowboys only to have the Minnesota Vikings give up six draft choices to acquire him. It’s the [...]
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt Last night as I hosted a fight party at my home, the screen gem THE DIRTY DOZEN made in 1967 came on prior to the big fight and there on the TV for the groups viewing pleasure was none other than Ernest Borgnine in the role of General Worden. Though he [...]
By Ben Bieker (At Ringside) Main Event: Nick Diaz (23-7-0-1, #9 Welterweight) vs. Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos (18-13-0) Both are mean mugging each other as soon as the fight starts. Cyborg kicks high immediately and Diaz is playing it patient. Cyborg was getting a lot of kicks to the inside thigh, but after a few of [...]
By Geno McGahee Timothy Bradley, 27-0, 11 KO’s, fought an even fight with Devon Alexander, 21-1, 13 KO’s, but a series of head butts ended the fight when Alexander couldn’t continue after a devastating butt landed on the left side of his face. Alexander screamed in pain and said he couldn’t see and that his [...]
By Geno McGahee Dr. Conrad Murray, the private physician to the late pop star, Michael Jackson pleaded “not guilty” on Tuesday to the charge of involuntary manslaughter. Murray’s defense attorneys have stated that they have no interest in a plea bargain. J. Michael Flanagan, one of Murray’s attorneys, stated (According to the AP) that his [...]
By Sean Farrell Former two time UFC Heavyweight Champion Tim Sylvia has made his reign atop MMA’s elite in the UFC seem like nothing more than a farce. After starting his MMA career 16-0, Sylvia ran into a slew of issues after claiming his first UFC title. Sylvia’s first UFC title defense was against Gan [...]
Today’s MMA HQ Deal is on a pair of Cleto Reyes boxing gloves. They’re 16oz, lace up and $100. US shipping is $5, Canada shipping is $10 and UK shipping is $15. Iconic and expertly made top quality leather gloves from the Cleto Reyes factory in Mexico.
By Geno McGahee Star of TWO AND A HALF MEN, Charlie Sheen, has said “enough,” and has checked himself into rehab to overcome an addiction, which should absolutely be commended. Over the last several years, Sheen has gotten a lot of bad press. With the split from his wife, the unpopular theories on 9/11, love [...]
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt Recently RSR’s very own Managing Editor Geno McGahee wrote an article on Ambam the Gorilla who walks upright like a human and has stunned and amazed many viewers on Youtube. In this shocking video, you actualy see Ambam and his handler talking in detail about it. Click Read More to watch [...]
By Geno McGahee Chris Arreola, 30-2, 26 KO’s, scored a first round stoppage over Joey Abell, 27-5, 26 KO’s, after taking some serious shots before landing with a right hand and some follow up shots to convince the referee to stop it at 2:18 of the first round. Abell showed the defensive liabilities in Arreola’s [...]
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt Online entertainment websites are smoking with talk that American Idol Host Ryan Seacrest is slated to possibly take over the interview seat that will be left vacant when Regis Philbin leaves Live With Regis & Kelly later this year Seacrest is one of those dynamos in the entertainment industry who has [...]
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt The New York Post reported today that John “Junior” Gotti, JR.son of the late Mafia Don John Gotti are in talks with John Travolta to play his father who passed away in prison back in 2002. Gotti who was serving life in prison was a larger than life figure who was [...]
By Mike “Rubber Warrior” Plunkett This is it fight fans, this weekend’s pivotal light welterweight unification clash between WBO champion Timothy Bradley and WBC kingpin Devon Alexander is not only a fantastic way to kick off boxing for 2011, it is arguably as good as it gets from a matchmaking and peak quotient perspective. At [...]
By Gina L. Caliboso So, fight fans, who doesn’t like Ricardo “El Matador” Mayorga, 29-7-1, 23 KO’s? Raise your hands and please tell me why it is this man is still getting a fight? And it’s not just any fight. Mayorga will be facing fan favorite Miguel Angel Cotto, 35-2, 28 KO’s on March 12th [...]
English champion Tyson Fury has put former amateur rival David Price at the top of his heavyweight hit list. Fury and trainer and uncle Hughie were surprised the British Boxing Board of Control blocked his proposed fight with Frans Botha at Wembley Arena on Saturday, February 19. As Hughie points out, only world champions Michael [...]
Former world champion Jeff Lacy has released a statement on the terrible tragedy that struck the St. Petersburg, Florida community this past Monday. Lacy’s older brother Hydra Lacy Jr, was involved in a shootout with police in which St. Petersburg Police Sgt. Thomas Baitinger and Office Jeffrey Yaslowitz were killed. Hydra Lacy Jr. also died [...]
Photo: RTL WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko and mandatory challenger Odlanier Solis participated yesterday in a press conference at LANXESS Arena in Cologne, Germany to announce their fight on March 19. The arena is the home field of the Cologne Sharks ice hockey team. “Solis is an Olympic gold medalist, therefore I give him respect,” [...]
Photo by Rafael Soto/Zanfer Julio Cesar Chavez Jr, is looking forward to his homecoming this Saturday in Culiacan, Mexico and Billy Lyell is looking forward to playing the spoiler in the main event of “Top Rank Live” that will be televised by Fox Deportes from the Banorte Soccer Stadium.
By Geno McGahee RSR was contacted by a Hollywood insider concerning my “Charlie Sheen is Dead” update, and after a long discussion, I am happy to report that all of the rumors about Charlie Sheen being dead were just, in fact, rumors.
By Geno McGahee Get ready for a great fight Saturday night and an explosive one on Friday. It is a great weekend for the boxing fans. Friday ESPN2’s Friday Night Fights Temecula, California Top rated heavyweight, Chris “Nightmare” Arreola, 29-2, 25 KO’s, steps back into the ring against the unknown Joey Abell, 27-4, 26 KO’s. [...]
By Donald Stewart Of all the weight divisions what would you say is the most exciting? For the Brits it has to be one where we have a World Champion! It should also include one where the people around the Champion are likely to knock his crown off. The 140 pound division is certainly where [...]
By Geno McGahee There has been the claim by many of the current talent at the WWE that former UFC Heavyweight Champion and former WWE World Heavyweight Champion, Brock “The Next Big One” Lesnar, was returning to the world of pro wrestling.