Shock N Awe Partners With Safe MMA to Safeguard its Fighters

Longstanding Portsmouth MMA promotion, Shock n Awe, partnered for the first time with Safe MMA for the medical preclearance of its professional fight card for last Friday’s Shock n Awe 25 at the Pyramid Centre. Shock n Awe Director Gareth Johnson commented on the decision taken with co-Director Brian Adams: “At Shock N Awe we have always taken […]

Watch Contenders 19, Live, Tomorrow Night

A Norfolk-based fight promotion with big ambitions, Contender 19 takes place this Saturday at the Norfolk Showground between 6.40 and 10.30 in front of an enthusiastic and vocal crowd. There will be 16 fights on the card and tickets are still available from www.contendersea.com and the event will be live-streamed from the site too. A quarter of the […]

Is Dan Hardy Preparing For a Return to the Octagon?

  It’s been five years since Dan Hardy was diagnosed with Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome – a genetic electrical disorder that can affect the heart’s rhythm – and lost his medical clearance to fight in the UFC, despite being at the peak of his career. Hardy has insisted that, despite having the condition, he is unaffected by […]

Jessica Andrade Calls Out Angela Magana For Cris Cyborg

The sorry saga of Cris Cyborg swinging for Angela Magana at the UFC’s fighter retreat last week continues apace. Following on from the incident, most fighters have sided with Cris, despite her being the physical aggressor – including the head coach of Magana’s fight team, Alliance MMA, Brandon Vera, who kicked her off the team and issued […]

Alexander Gustafasson & Jon Jones Twitter War Breaks Out

As a fighter, Alexander Gustaffason has been relatively quiet over the past couple of years, but that all changed after UFC Fight Night 109 in Gustafasson’s hometown of Stockholm, Sweden when he battered Glover Teixeira over five rounds before scoring a vicious knockout. Gustafasson then capped off his victory by proposing to longtime girlfriend and mother […]

Women’s Boxing Champ, Heather Hardy, Signs For Bellator 180

Brooklyn born Women’s WBC international female super bantamweight champion, Heather Hardy has already made a huge name for herself in the Boxing world, and is set to make the transition to MMA after signing with the Bellator promotion. Hardy was previously signed to Invicta FC and was supposed to debut for them in January, but […]

Romero vs Whittaker for Interim Middleweight Belt at 213

The UFC’s Middleweight division has seen something of a shake-up in recent months. Top of the pile, however, is still Michael Bisping, but the current champ hasn’t fought since defeating Dan Henderson in his final fight back in October. Meanwhile, several worthy contenders for his belt have been making a lot of noise as they […]

List of Fighters Trying Out for the UFC’s New Women’s Flyweight Division

Excitement is building for the UFCs new Women’s Flyweight division, with the first belt holder being decided on the next series of The Ultimate Fighter [26], due to commence filming in July. Tryouts were held this week, with the application being open to both newcomers and exisiting UFC fighters. The Flyweight category has been needed […]

Przemyslaw ‘Misiek’ Mysiala Wins At Celtic Gladiator 12

One of Europe’s most exciting light heavyweights, Przemyslaw Mysiala, put on a show for fight fans with a first round finish at the Civic Hall in Essex, at Celtic Gladiator 12. Przemyslaw ‘Misiek’ Mysiala – the powerful, precise and proficient Mixed Martial Artist from Poland (living in London for 12 years) – has picked up another […]

Cris Cyborg Cited for Battery – Posts Explaination For Her Actions

The drama surrounding the clash between Cris Cyborg and Angela Magana continued to roll on yesterday as the UFC, apparently, called the cops after Cris took a swing at Magana and, following their arrival, Magana decided to press charges leading to a citation for Battery being handed out. Magana claimed on Twitter that her injuries […]

KSW 39 Colesseum: Heaven Versus Hell?

Heaven versus Hell is one helluva biblical way to promote a fight, and that’s exactly how Polish promotion, KSW is pitching Fernando Rodrigues Jnr versus Marcin Rozalski, both of whom are fighting on KSW 39: Colosseum on May 27th at the Warsaw National Stadium. Fernando Rodrigues is a devout Christian, while Marcin Rozalski worships Satan […]

Alex Lohore Raises the Bar at Bellator London

Toby Clarke catches up with Alex ‘Da Kid’ Lohore, who is living up to the hype – perfect timing and an accurate right hand was all he needed to earn the TKO victory inside the SSE arena at Bellator 179. Two and a half years into his professional career and Alex Lohore is already making […]