GLORY, the world’s premier kickboxing league, today announced seven bouts – three GLORY 35 Nice match-ups and four GLORY 35 SuperFight Series match-ups – for the organization’s return to France, taking place at Palais Nikaia on Saturday, Nov. 5.… Read Article
The inaugural M-1 Challenge bantamweight championship will be at stake Friday, October 21, at M-1 Challenge 71 as Pavel Vitruk battles Vitali Branchuk in Saint Petersburg, Russia.… Read Article
The preliminary portion of “Bellator 162: Shlemenko vs. Grove” at FedExForum in Memphis, Tenn., on Oct. 21 is official and amongst the 12 new additions, there is plenty of action to be consumed during the Bellator.com-streamed card.… Read Article
Bellator Kickboxing returned to Spike TV on Friday night from Budapest, Hungary and by the conclusion of the evening, the promotion had crowned a new welterweight champion.
In the main event of “Bellator Kickboxing: Budapest,” Zoltan Laszak (11-2) defeated the immensely more experienced Karim Ghajji (96-13) via unanimous decision, taking away the belt that Ghajji had earned following his performance at “Bellator Kickboxing: Torino.” … Read Article
Levan Makashvili continued his assault on the northeast Friday in the main event of “CES MMA 38” at Foxwoods Resort Casino, submitting fellow Ultimate Fighting Championships (UFC) alum Sean Soriano in the second round live on AXS TV.
The Oceanside, N.Y., native fell behind a round after Soriano (9-5) unloaded with a left hook and sent Makashvili (9-2) to the canvas in the opener, but Makashvili scored a takedown midway through the second, took Soriano’s … Read Article
Milford, Mass., flyweight Richie Santiago made a splash in his professional debut Friday on the preliminary card of “CES MMA 38” at Foxwoods Resort Casino, submitting veteran Brandon Warne 52 seconds into the opening round via rear-naked choke. … Read Article
A light heavyweight title fight pitting current belt-holder Liam McGeary (11-0) against Phil “Mr. Wonderful” Davis (16-3) will serve as the main event at “Bellator 163: McGeary vs. Davis” on November 4 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn.… Read Article
The star-studded network television lineup is set for Friday night as CES MMA prepares for its 38th professional mixed martial arts fight card and 12th televised event as part of AXS TV Fights.
“CES MMA 38” is less than 48 hours away with the televised main card airing live on AXS from Foxwoods Resort Casino’s Fox Theater beginning at 9 p.m. ET. The final press conference and weigh-in is scheduled for 4 p.m. Thursday at … Read Article
With Quincy, Mass., middleweight Mike Rodriguez set to face 10-fight veteran John Poppie Friday night at Foxwoods Resort Casino, the final piece of the puzzle for “CES MMA 38” is now in place.
The Rodriguez-Poppie bout is one of five fights on the preliminary card, which begins at 7 p.m. ET from The Fox Theater. The six-fight main card airs live on AXS TV and begins at 9. … Read Article
Within days of “Bellator Kickboxing: Budapest,” the Scott Coker-led promotion hosted a press conference yesterday at the historic Palazzo Vecchio in Florence, Italy to announce its next international extravaganza. The Viacom-owned fight company is returning to Italy with another combo-event featuring heart-pounding action from the Bellator MMA and Bellator Kickboxing brands, both taking place on Dec. 10 from the Mandela Forum in Florence. Both events will air on SPIKE, and exact broadcast details will be … Read Article