Impressive bantamweight prospect Marquis Brewster of Providence, R.I., remained undefeated Friday in his second professional bout with a submission win on the undercard of “CES MMA 37” at Twin River Casino.… Read Article
As he puts the finishing touches on his fight week weight cut, Chuck O’Neil can’t even remember what it was like to fight at welterweight, nearly 15 pounds lighter than his current middleweight limit of 185.
“It’s insane,” said O’Neil, who returns to the cage Friday, Aug. 12th, 2016 on the main card of “CES MMA 37” at Twin River Casino. … Read Article
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (Aug. 9th, 2016) — Less than a week ago, Johnston, R.I., featherweight Joe Pingitore spoke about his desire to one day climb to the top of the rankings in the northeast and perhaps headline a future CES MMA fight card.
He’ll get his chance much sooner than anticipated.
Originally scheduled to fight Bill Jones Friday night on the main card of “CES MMA 37” at Twin River Casino, Pingitore (6-2-1, 2 KOs) will … Read Article
Where there’s smoke, there’s fire, and where there’s bad blood between two fighters, there’s usually a different account of past events. … Read Article
With a second child added to the household just four months ago, Greg Rebello has finally gotten the hang of balancing fatherhood with fighting. … Read Article
Matt Bessette has a unique, if not unconventional, approach to choosing his opponents.
While some fighters want to know every last detail about the opponent they’re about to face – sometimes at an excruciatingly painstaking level – Bessette (19-7, 5 KOs) thrives off the element of the unknown, instead choosing to play it by ear and rely on his own ability, not hours upon hours of film study, to carry him through any given fight.… Read Article
It’s one of the more unorthodox title fights you’ll ever see, a rematch between two fighters who say they don’t believe in rematches with the champion, not the challenger, carrying the bigger chip on his shoulder. … Read Article
MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (July 22nd, 2016) – Previously unbeaten junior middleweight Khiary Gray suffered his first career loss Friday on the main card of ShoBox: The New Generation’s 15th anniversary fight card at Foxwoods Resort Casino, courtesy of an overhand right that no one – including Gray – saw coming.
Gray (13-1) dominated the first round and a half against New Jersey’s Ian Green (10-1, 8 KOs) until Green caught him with an overhand right that … Read Article
Unbeaten middleweights Kendrick Ball Jr. and Divante Jones stole the show Friday on the preliminary card of CES Boxing, GH3 Promotions and Sampson Boxing’s ShoBox: The New Generation fight card at Foxwoods Resort Casino.
The two unbeaten sluggers fought to a majority draw following four see-saw rounds in which they exchanged blows and unloaded haymakers without much defense or posturing with the jab.… Read Article
Tonight at the beautiful Foxwoods Resort Casino, you’ll see firsthand what hard work brings you whether you’re a novice in the fight game or a seasoned pro.… Read Article