While it was speculated that Bellator Fighting Championships would soon announce a lucrative television deal with the FX Network, they instead recently announced a 3-year television deal with MTV Networks-owned MTV2. The deal includes the airing of two separate 12-week seasons a year beginning in 2011 with Bellator’s Season Four tournaments. Also part of the [...]
On December 16, 2010, World Extreme Cage Fighting will have its final event. Dana White announced back in October that the WEC will merge with the UFC into one big company. This means that the featherweight and bantamweight divisions will carry over into the UFC, along with the fighters. The lightweight division is the UFC [...]
UFC 124: St. Pierre vs. Koscheck II is one of the most anticipated and hottly discussed fight nights in recent memory. On Saturday, these two welterweights will collide once again, but this time, so much more is on the line. St. Pierre currently holds the belt, and will look to defend his title in his [...]
Chaun Sims is one of the most decorated and highly touted middleweight prospects in the country. Sims is a world champion in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, has excellent striking skills, and is one of the most intelligent fighters out there. Sims currently holds a professional record of 4-1 and he looks to continue his winning ways [...]
The Ultimate Fighter 12 Finale had its ups and downs, but all in all it was a good night of fights. The event showcased the first ever featherweight fight in the UFC, a brutal knockout, a few submissions, and very controversial decisions.
The night started off in spectacular fashion as Leonard Garcia took on Nam Phan [...]
Stephan Bonnar (12-7) vs. Igor Pokrajac (22-7)
In the main event at The Palms Casino on Saturday night is “The American Psycho” Stephan Bonnar vs. Igor “The Duke” Pokrajac. Both fighters are coming off much needed wins, and will look to get another W. Ultimate Fighter season one runner-up Stephan Bonnar is coming off two exciting [...]
On December 4, 2010 Strikeforce brings their fans their last event of the year and it arguably could be one of the year’s best. In the main event Dan Henderson takes on Babalu Sobral in a light heavyweight bout that will certainly have title implications. The co main event between Robbie Lawlor and Matt Linland [...]
Cat Zingano is one of the top ranked female fighters in the world. She has won multiple championships in multiple weight classes and in multiple organizations. Zingano is a three time champion for Ring of Fire in three different weight classes: 125lbs, 130lbs, and 135lbs. In addition to those titles, Zingano won the Brazilian Jui [...]
The MMA Corner: What made you decide to leave your lifelong home and pack up everything and move to San Diego to train at Alliance?
Martinez: Truthfully, I think the same reason that everybody else does it for: to find something better, to do something great. There was nothing more that I could gain from staying [...]
Danny Martinez is making his return to MMA after a seventeen month layoff at Tachi Palace Fight 7: Deck the Halls on December 2, 2010. Martinez recently packed up all of his belongings and moved into the Alliance Training Center to further his career. After losing to Joseph Benavidez at WEC 37 Martinez realized that [...]