Following its January event that drew well over 5 million viewers, UFC on FOX returns Saturday, April 20(8:00 PM ET), with four exciting matchups, highlighted by a battle for the lightweight title as defending UFC champion Benson Henderson takes on top contender Gilbert Melendez live from the HP Pavilion in San Jose, CA. The Henderson [...]
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ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC), Asia’s largest Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) organization, wowed the sold-out crowd in attendance at Singapore Indoor Stadium with ONE FC: KINGS & CHAMPIONS. Fans were treated to a night of unforgettable action as ONE FC’s best battled inside the famed ONE FC cage.
David “Tank” Abbott, one of the most brutally-fierce Mixed Martial Arts fighters ever to walk into the cage, is storming out of retirement and wading into the King of the Cage “Fighting Legends” when he takes on Ruben “Warpath” Villareal on MAVTV American Real Network on Saturday night, April 13th, at 7:00 pm PT / [...]
Less than two months after he pulled off a miraculous victory in the inaugural development Road To GLORY USA light heavyweight (209 pounds) tournament, Dustin Jacoby (3-0, 3 KO’s) of Arenzville, Illinois has been added to the highly anticipated GLORY 5 London kickboxing mega-card at ExCel Arena on Saturday, March 23, and will face fellow [...]
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Before a roaring crowd at Hollywood Park Casino, a superbly fit and undefeated Mike Lemaire (9-0, 3 KOs) of San Diego, Calif. ran to three consecutive victories, including a third round (2:26) KO of Eddie “Showtime” Walker (11-2-1, 9 KOs) of Atlanta, Ga. in the championship round of the ROAD TO GLORY USA eight-man middleweight [...]
Glory Sports International, the parent company of the world’s new premiere kickboxing league, GLORY World Series, today announced the appointment of former WWE Executive VP Andrew Whitaker to the position of global CEO of Glory Sports International. “We are excited that Andrew has agreed to assume the leadership mantel at GLORY in the pivotal role [...]
Malaysia: ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC), Asia’s largest Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) organization, wowed the sold-out crowd in attendance at Stadium Putra with ONE FC: Return Of Warriors. The event was ONE FC’s second in Malaysia and fans were treated to a night of unforgettable action as ONE FC warriors battled inside the famed ONE [...]
FOX UFC SATURDAY delivered a knock-out blow to the network’s prime time competition on Jan. 26, powering FOX to an easy first place finish across key male and adult demographics, including the standard prime time measure of Adults 18-49, according to Nielsen Media Research.
Singapore: ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC) presents ONE FC: RETURN OF WARRIORS LIVE on PPV next Saturday, featuring the highly anticipated ONE FC Featherweight World Championship bout between Eric “The Natural” Kelly and Honorio “The Rock” Banario. Fans from all over the world can catch the action via livestreaming at www.onefc.livesport.tv. ONE FC: RETURN OF [...]
AXS TV will kick off its 2013 LIVE mixed martial arts coverage at 10pm ET this Friday night with “AXS TV Fights: Resurrection Fighting Alliance 6” from the Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City, Missouri. The event is the first of more than 35 AXS TV Fights LIVE broadcasts scheduled for 2013. In the main [...]
One Fighting Championship Launches Malaysian National Featherweight Championship Tournament – MMA NEWS
ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC) announced the launch of the Malaysian National Featherweight Championship Tournament. Four of the top Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) prospects in Malaysia will battle it out in the first round of the tournament at ONE FC: RETURN OF WARRIORS which takes place live on 2 February from the state-of-the-art Stadium Putra [...]
Twenty-five year old sensation Carla “Cookie Monster” Esparza (9-2) of Redondo Beach, Calif. earned a five-round unanimous decision over a game “Rowdy” Bec Hyatt (4-2) of Brisbane, Australia to become the first-ever Invicta Fighting Championships strawweight (115 pounds) champion, in the main event of a star-studded 13-bout women’s Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) event at Memorial [...]
All 13 bouts, including the main event and first-ever Invicta Fighting Championships world strawweight (115 pounds) title fight between Carla Esparza (8-2) of Redondo Beach, Calif. and “Rowdy” Bec Hyatt (4-1) of Brisbane, Australia, were made official today for the promotion’s fourth women’s Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) event tomorrow, Saturday, Jan. 5 at Memorial Hall [...]
Invicta Fighting Championships has partnered with leading live streaming platform Ustream to deliver the much-anticipated Invicta FC 4: Esparza vs. Hyatt women’s world championship Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) event live, in its entirety, on InvictaFC.com from Memorial Hall in Kansas City on Saturday, Jan. 5.
After four fights in one night, two of which he ended by KO, Karate black belt Semmy Schilt (43-6, 20 KOs) of the Netherlands, emerged as the winner of the highly-anticipated GLORY 4 Tokyo – Heavyweight Grand Slam. Schilt, a fan favorite of this star-studded, 16-man, one-night kickboxing tournament, claimed the $400,000 grand prize and [...]
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FOX Sports’ exclusive coverage of the Ultimate Fighting Championship this past Saturday night (12/8) almost doubled the audience of the network’s last presentation, and delivered the network its highest-rated, most-watched UFC event since January. UFC on FOX 5 posted a 2.5/4 household rating/share, with an average audience of 4.4 million viewers in primetime for a [...]
AXS TV Fights is LIVE from Nashville, Tennessee for “XFC 21: Night of Champions II” where undefeated one-armed MMA sensation Nick Newell meets Bellator Fighting Championship veteran Eric Reynolds in the main event Friday, December 7 at 10:00pm ET on AXS TV.
UFC on FOX 5 invades primetime broadcast television this Saturday, Dec. 8 (8:00 PM ET) live from KeyArena in Seattle, WA. FOX Sports Media Group’s FOX Sports, FUEL TV, FOX Deportes, FOXSports.com and FOX Sports Radio have fans covered for this quadruple header of fights on the broadcast network highlighted by UFC lightweight champion Benson [...]
The Ultimate Fighting Championship® organisation return’s to London on Saturday 16th February, 2013 at Wembley Arena with tickets on sale from Wednesday 5th December. UFC’s return to the capital is anticipated to be another sell-out and with the event taking place at the iconic Wembley Arena which has hosted the London 2012 Olympic Games and [...]
Power puncher Leslie “The Peacemaker” Smith (4-2-1) of Pleasant Hill, Calif. will square off with submission specialist Raquel “Rocky” Pennington (3-2-1) of Colorado Springs, Colo. in a bantamweight (135 pounds) main card fight at the star-studded 12-bout Invicta Fighting Championships professional women’s Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) event at Memorial Hall in Kansas City on Saturday, [...]
There is a strong mixed martial arts connection, as well as future crossover implications, to the December 7th IBA and WBF light welterweight title fight between 12-time, three division world champion Holly “The Preacher’s Daughter” Holm (31-2-3, 9 KOs) and WIBA super featherweight champion Diana Prazak (11-1, 7 KOs), who will square-off in the 10-round [...]
ONE Fighting Championship & GLORY Sports International JOIN FORCES – Fighter Exchanges Expected To Happen With Immediate Effect
ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC) and GLORY Sports International (GSI) have agreed on a fighter exchange program. ONE FC and GSI have entered into a mutually beneficial exclusive partnership in Asia, signifying another turning point for the sport of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) in Asia. Both internationally recognized organizations have agreed to fighter exchanges. [...]
GSP is back. FUEL TV is celebrating in a big way. Starting Monday, November 12, FUEL TV kicks off GSP WEEK, consisting of more than 34 hours of programs, promos and interstitials highlighting UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre, leading up to his return to the Octagon® on Saturday, November 17 at UFC® 154: ST-PIERRE VS. [...]