Rick Glenn and Georgi Karakhanyan fight at World Series of Fighting 7 for inaugural featherweight title
World Series of Fighting will soon crown the second champion in company history as Rick “The Gladiator” Glenn (14-2-1) meets Georgi “Insane” Karakhanyan (22-3-1) for the promotion’s inaugural featherweight title.
The two meet at “World Series of Fighting 7: Johnson vs. Kyle,” which takes place Dec. 7 at PNE Agrodome in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The night’s main card airs on NBCSN at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT following prelims that stream on World Series of Fighting’s official website, WSOF.com. Read the rest of this entry »
Las Vegas – November 5, 2013 A new champion will be crowned when two of the lightweight division’s brightest stars, Andrew Law and Rob Hanna, finally collide in the main event at Rocktagon 30 on Thanksgiving Eve in Cleveland.
Hanna, who is coming off a split decision win over Rocky Edwards at Bellator 78, pushes forward like an infected man in a zombie apocalypse. Fans enjoy watching his perpetually aggressive fighting style, but none of that love is shared by his opponents. Read the rest of this entry »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Lewiston, Maine (November 4, 2013) – John Ortolani (7-7) is a motivated individual. No one in their right mind would deny that. The two-sport star has spent the last several years competing professionally in both the Mixed Martial Arts cage and on the lacrosse field, while also instructing at Nashua, New Hampshire’s Team Triumph and coaching youth lacrosse. The Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) Brown Belt maintains a schedule that would leave the average person exhausted. Yet, he takes it all in stride. Read the rest of this entry »
ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC), Asia’s largest mixed martial arts organization with a 90% market share, presented by Tune Talk, has added the final bout to the blockbuster Malaysia card set to take place on 15 November at the iconic Stadium Putra in Kuala Lumpur. One of the top prospects in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Adriano Moraes makes his highly anticipated ONE FC debut against undefeated slugger Josh Paiva. Read the rest of this entry »
The Maximum Fighting Championship newly signed Tom Gallicchio is looking to continue his winning ways as he enters the ring for Canada’s top MMA Promotion. Gallicchio, a native of Howell, New Jersey, enters the MFC with a record of 17-8.
He has been wrestling since he was a child and through high school, but after he had only received partial scholarships and could not afford to attend college, he decided to take the MMA route. Read the rest of this entry »
“It took me a little longer to grow up,” admits Sparta, Michigan, MMA veteran Kameron Snyder. “I’ve been sober from alcohol for six months on Friday and it’s really helped me with my training and dedication. I’m in the best shape I’ve ever been in.”
Snyder (29-14) will need his newly found focus when he takes on his arch rival, Traverse City’s Derek Martin (18-8) in a long-awaited grudge match for the Impact Fight League 155-lb Lightweight Championship this Saturday, November 2, 2013. Read the rest of this entry »
Fresh off the success of Night of Champions III in Nashville, Xtreme Fighting Championships has now set its sights on a new territory. December 13, 2013 will mark the traveling promotions first trip to the Northern U.S., when XFC 27: Frozen Fury invades Muskegon, Michigan. The weather outside will be frigid, but the action inside the LC Walker Arena will be red hot when XFC President John Prisco and crew treats the crowd to 12 action packed fights. Frozen Fury will not only see the return of a former champion, it will see the crowning of a new, as the company’s Featherweight Tournament comes to a climactic end. The doors open at 6 pm Eastern, with the first bout starting promptly at 7pm. MMA legend Pat Miletich and the iconic Aussie Michael “The Voice” Schiavello take their seats cageside and go live on AXS TV at 9 pm. Read the rest of this entry »
Women’s MMA World Championship Tripleheader Dec. 7 on Pay Per View
HOBOKEN, NJ (October 31, 2013) – Integrated Sports Media announced today that it will distribute Invicta Fighting Championships 7, featuring three world title fights, on pay-per-view in North America, Saturday night, December 7, live from Ameristar Casino Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri. Read the rest of this entry »
New England Fights Mixed Martial Arts (NEF MMA) returns to the Androscoggin Bank Colisee on November 9, 2013 with the fight promotion’s “NEF XI” event. Among other contests, the fight card will feature a 165-pound catchweight amateur bout between CJ Ewer (3-0) and Wayne Ahlquist (2-5).
“It’s such an overused cliché in the sport, but CJ Ewer is a ‘beast’ in every sense of the word,” said NEF co-owner and matchmaker Matt Peterson. “He’s a powerhouse, and he’s got a bright future ahead of him in the fight game. And he’s with the team that can take him to the top.” Read the rest of this entry »