On Saturday, Dec. 7, Invicta Fighting Championships hosted its seventh event from the Ameristar Casino in Kansas City, Mo.
The event featured two title bouts in the promotion’s flyweight and bantamweight divisions.
In the night’s top-billing, 125-pound champion Barb Honcak looked to defend her belt against hard-hitting Leslie Smith. Honchak captured the title with a unanimous decision [...]
On Saturday, Dec. 7, World Series of Fighting hosted its seventh event from the PNE Agrodome in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
In the night’s main event, the promotion crowned its inaugural featherweight champion as Georgi Karakhanyan battled Lance Palmer. Karakhanyan, a Bellator and Dream veteran, stepped into the cage riding an eight-fight winning streak. The 28-year-old [...]
On Friday, Dec. 6 (Saturday, Dec. 7 in Australia) the UFC held UFC Fight Night 33: Hunt vs. Bigfoot from the Brisbane Entertainment Centre in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.
In the night’s main event, heavyweights Mark Hunt and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva locked horns. The Kiwi Hunt was looking to rebound from a violent knockout loss to former champion Junior dos Santos [...]
On Friday, Dec. 6, Legacy Fighting Championship returned to Cowboys Dancehall in San Antonio, Texas for its 26th event. The main card aired live on AXS TV.
In the night’s main event, the promotion’s vacant featherweight championship was on the line as UFC veteran Leonard Garcia took on the undefeated Kevin Aguilar. Garcia looked to make [...]
On Friday, Dec. 6, ONE FC hosted its 13th event, dubbed Moment of Truth, from the Mall Of Asia Arena in Pasay City, Philippines. The event streamed live via online pay-per-view.
The night’s main event featured a featherweight title rematch, as Koji Oishi once again faced the man he knocked out to earn the belt, Honorio [...]
On Saturday, Nov. 30, the UFC held The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale from the Mandalay Bay Event Center in Las Vegas.
In the night’s main event, top-10 lightweights and TUF alums Gray Maynard and Nate Diaz clashed for a third time. Diaz submitted Maynard on the reality show’s fifth season via guillotine choke, but Maynard got revenge [...]
There isn’t really much to say about the episode, as far as episodes go. Raquel Pennington was fighting Jessica Rakoczy. We knew it for a week. I knew if it stayed standing that Rage-koczy would stick and move and win the fight. I thought Rocky would eventually take her down, actually. And it was there [...]
On Friday, Nov. 22, Resurrection Fighting Alliance returned to the 1stBank Center in Broomfield, Colo. for its 11th event.
In the night’s main event, the promotion’s vacant flyweight title was up for grabs as Matt Manzanares battled former Bellator bantamweight kingpin Zach Makovsky. Manzanares looked to earn his third straight win, having submitted Steve Swanson at RFA 9 via second-round [...]
On Friday, Nov. 22, Bellator hosted its 109th event from the Sands Event Center in Bethlehem, Pa.
In the night’s main event, middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko put his belt on the line against tournament winner Doug Marshall. Shlemenko was expected to face Marshall at Bellator 98 in September, but Marshall was forced to pull out due to [...]
There are two stories in particular that I want to talk about this week. One being the story behind my top hat. The other about Ronda Rousey and her mental capacity and responsibility for us, her team.
First, I don’t need to reiterate to you how mentally challenging cutting weight is. You literally have to tell [...]