Category Archives: PRESS RELEASE

ROAD FC XX ALL FEMALE LEAGUE RETURNS WITH ATOMWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP

October 17, 2017 - ROAD Fighting Championship announces the return of the all-women's MMA league for Xiaomi ROAD FC 045 XX in Seoul, South Korea on December 23, 2017. As the main event, world top ranked Ham Seo-Hee will make her first ROAD FC Atomweight title defense against world top challenger Jinh Yu Frey. ROAD FC Atomweight…
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MMA EXPERIENCE: ARENA GLADIATORS

MMA EXPERIENCE INTENSIFICA VENDA DE INGRESSOS PARA EVENTO NA ARENA A terceira edição do MMA EXPERIENCE, que ocorre dia 18 de novembro na Arena do Grêmio, segue a venda de ingressos para o público g. Com poucos ingressos disponíveis para a área das Cadeiras VIP, ainda existem ingressos para os demais setores do estádio. Com…
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ONE CHAMPIONSHIP SIGNS AMERICAN GRAPPLING SUPERSTAR GARRY TONON

ONE CHAMPIONSHIP SIGNS AMERICAN GRAPPLING SUPERSTAR GARRY TONON     16 October 2017 – Singapore: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced that American grappling superstar, Garry “Lion Killer” Tonon, is set to make his professional debut in ONE Championship, having signed an exclusive contract with the organization. The Brazilian…
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Undefeated Vanderford Captures CageSport Welterweight Championship

Undefeated Vanderford Captures CageSport Welterweight Championship FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Oct. 14, 2017 TACOMA, Wash. – Undefeated Austin Vanderford put on a dominating performance at CageSport 47, defeating Ben Fodor by unanimous decision to capture the vacant CageSport Welterweight championship in the main event at the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma, Wash. on Saturday. Vanderford, an NAIA…
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ROBERTO SOLDIC’S SPECTACULAR HEAD-KICK CAPS NIGHT OF FINISHES AT CAGE WARRIORS 87

ROBERTO SOLDIC’S SPECTACULAR HEAD-KICK CAPS NIGHT OF FINISHES AT CAGE WARRIORS 87 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Saturday, Oct 14th, 2017 Welterweight striker delivers stunning exclamation point to a night packed with fight finishes in Newport, Wales German-based Bosnian Roberto Soldic announced himself on the European stage with a spectacular head-kick knockout of welterweight contender Lewis Long…
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Curtis Millender’s Head-Kick KO & Mackenzie Dern’s Slick Submission Highlight AXS TV FIGHTS: LFA 24 Tonight

CURTIS MILLENDER'S HEAD-KICK KO AND MACKENZIE DERN'S SLICK SUBMISSION HIGHLIGHT 'AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE 24' TONIGHT Legacy Fighting Alliance delivered finish after finish tonight on AXS TV FIGHTS, highlighted by headliner Curtis Millender (13-3) landing a head kick KO against welterweight Matthew Frincu (11-3) and top prospect Mackenzie Dern (4-0) knocking down Mandy Polk (3-4)…
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Nawras Abzakh replaces Quero against Felipe Efrain at Brave 9

Nawras Abzakh replaces Quero against Felipe Efrain at Brave 9   After Arnold Quero was forced to withdraw from his Brave debut due to undisclosed reasons, promotional officials announced that undefeated prospect Nawras Abzakh will take his place against Felipe Efrain on the preliminary card of Brave 9: The Kingdom of Champions, set for the…
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MAIN CARD STARS MAKE WEIGHT IN WALES AHEAD OF CAGE WARRIORS 87

MAIN CARD STARS MAKE WEIGHT IN WALES  AHEAD OF CAGE WARRIORS 87 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, Oct 15th, 2017 Welterweight contenders all hit weight as they get set for action at the Newport Centre, Wales at Cage Warriors 87 All 10 competitors scheduled for action at Cage Warriors 87 successfully made weight at the event’s…
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Satoshi Ishii signs with FFC, fights in FFC 30 MMA headliner!

Satoshi Ishii signs with FFC, fights in FFC 30 MMA headliner!   Legendary Japanese fighter Satoshi Ishii today inked a deal with Final Fight Championship and he will fight in his promotional debut October 21 at FFC 30 Linz! Ishii (15-8, FFC 0-0) is one of the best Japanese MMA fighters and winner of gold medal in judo…
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New York City’s newest BJJ promotion, KASAI

New York City, October 9, 2017 Rolles Gracie here. I wanted to tell you about New York City’s newest BJJ promotion, KASAI, which is hosting its first day of amateur tournaments – The Elite Grappling Championships – on Saturday, October 21. The EGCs will take place at Baruch College (24th and Lexington Ave.), just a…
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Van Roosmalen out, new MMA headliner to be announced soon

Van Roosmalen out, new MMA headliner to be announced soon Robin van Roosmalen sustained an eye injury and he will not be able to fight at FFC 30 Linz. The Dutch fighter was supposed to fight in the main event of the MMA part of the evening. Robin van Roosmalen (2-0, FFC 2-0) made his…
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Arnold Quero out of Efrain bout, Brave looking for replacement 

Arnold Quero out of Efrain bout, Brave looking for replacement  France's Arnold Quero has been pulled from his Brave Combat Federation debut, which was set to take place at Brave 9: The Kingdom of Champions, on November 17th. The Bantamweight was scheduled to face Brazil's Felipe Efrain, but has been pulled from the bout for undisclosed…
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A.J. MCKEE REPLACES INJURED JAMES GALLAGHER, FRED FREEMAN FACES ‘BABY SLICE’…

A.J. MCKEE REPLACES INJURED JAMES GALLAGHER IN BELLATOR 187 MAIN EVENT, MEETS IRELAND’S BRIAN MOORE ON FRIDAY, NOV. 10 AT 3ARENA IN DUBLIN   ALSO, SBG’S SINEAD ‘KO’ KAVANAGH AND KEVIN ‘BABY SLICE’ FERGUSON JR. BOTH SET TO COMPETE ON THE CARD  JEREMIAH LABIANO NOW TAKES ON ISRAEL’S NOAD LAHAT IN BELLATOR’S RETURN TO TEL AVIV AT BELLATOR 188  LOS…
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ONE WORLD CHAMPIONS EDUARD FOLAYANG AND MARTIN NGUYEN FACE OFF IN MANILA

ONE WORLD CHAMPIONS EDUARD FOLAYANG AND MARTIN NGUYEN FACE OFF IN MANILA   11 October 2017 – Manila, Philippines: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), in conjunction with Chevron Havoline™, recently held the official ONE: LEGENDS OF THE WORLD City Skyline Face-Off on Tuesday, 10 October, at the City Garden…
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M-1 Challenge 84: Alexey Kunchenko vs. Sergey Romanov M-1 Challenge welterweight title fight

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 Challenge 84 Promo Video Alexey Kunchenko vs. Sergey Romanov M-1 Challenge Welterweight Title Fight  M-1 Challenge 84, Oct. 27, in Saint Petersburg, Russia SAINT PETERSBURG, Russia (October 11, 2017) - Undefeated M-1 Challengewelterweight champion Alexey Kunchenko (16-0-0, M-1: 8-0-0) will make his third title defense in the M-1 Challenge 84 main event against once-beaten challengerSergey Romanov on (11-1-0, M-1:…
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Contender Promotions Fight Federation Main Card Announcement

WKL WORLD K-1 TITLE FIGHT Contender Promotions Fight Federation Main Card Announcement Here we go...... one of the BIGGEST fights to hit the Northeast Of England is here and live in Middlesbrough. Leif Taggart has already confirmed he is fighting for a WKL World Title on November 18th under Contender Promotions Fight Federation. We can…
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FULL BOUT CARD ANNOUNCED FOR ONE: HERO’S DREAM IN YANGON

FULL BOUT CARD ANNOUNCED FOR ONE: HERO’S DREAM IN YANGON 09 October 2017 – Yangon, Myanmar: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced the complete bout card for ONE: HERO’S DREAM, set for the Thuwunna Indoor Stadium on 3 November. In the main event, ONE Middleweight World Champion…
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Gesias Cavalcante signs with Brave, debuts against Alan Omer at Brave 9

Gesias Cavalcante signs with Brave, debuts against Alan Omer at Brave 9 One of the biggest names in Brazilian MMA has arrived at Brave Combat Federation. Founder of the historic Blackzilians team in South Florida, Gesias “JZ” Cavalcante signed with the Bahrain-based promotion and is set to debut on November 17, at Brave 9: The Kingdom…
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WELSH STARS TAKE CENTRE STAGE IN NEWPORT FOR CAGE WARRIORS 87

CAGE WARRIORS 87 FULL FIGHT CARD & DETAILS  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, Oct 9th, 2017 Welsh welterweight star Lewis Long looks to push himself into title contention with victory on home soil against rising Bosnian prospect Roberto Soldic on October 14 Cage Warriors to Wales  for another sold out show with a jam-packed card of fights…
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CAGE WARRIORS 87 FULL FIGHT CARD

CAGE WARRIORS 87 FULL FIGHT CARD  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, Oct 6th, 2017 Cage Warriors returns to Wales on October 14 with a packed card of action, including a deep undercard featuring a host of amateur and professional prospects Cage Warriors’ return to Wales will feature a packed card of fights as the promotion gets set to…
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MONSTER ENERGY BELLATOR MMA FIGHT SERIES VISITS TALLADEGA SUPERSPEEDWAY UNDER THE LIGHTS ON NASCAR RACE WEEKEND FRIDAY, OCT. 13

MONSTER ENERGY BELLATOR MMA FIGHT SERIES VISITS TALLADEGA SUPERSPEEDWAY UNDER THE LIGHTS ON NASCAR RACE WEEKEND FRIDAY, OCT. 13   Also, Appearances by Former Bellator Champ and Monster Energy Athlete Michael Chandler and Heavyweight Fan-Favorite Roy Nelson     LOS ANGELES – The Monster Energy Bellator MMA Fight Series heads to the legendary Talladega Superspeedway in Talladega, Ala. for its third…
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Astana, Kazakhstan hosting 5th World MMA Championships

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Astana, Kazakhstan hosting 5th World MMA Championships October 6-7 ASTANA, Kazakhstan (October 5, 2017) -- This weekend more than 100 rising MMA stars, representing 26 different countries, will compete for world titles in eight weight classes at the 5th World MMA Championships in Astana, Kazakhstan. Female amateur fighters will be divided into two weight…
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Telemundo and Combate Americas Announce Historic Live Broadcast

Telemundo and Combate Americas have announced a historic partnership for the broadcast television network's first-ever live MMA event with "Copa Combate," the one-night, eight-man, $100,000 grand prize tournament in Cancun, Mexico on Saturday, Nov. 11. (Pictured from left to right below): Tournament fighter Mikey Erosa of San Juan, Puerto Rico; multi-time WWE Heavyweight Champion and Combate…
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Super Middleweight Contender Mike Gavronski Signs with Brian Halquist Productions

Super Middleweight Contender Mike Gavronski Signs with Brian Halquist Productions   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 6, 2017 TACOMA, Wash. – Brian Halquist Productions is proud to announce the signing of super middleweight contender Mike “Imagine Me” Gavronski (24-2-1, 15 KOs) to a multiple-year promotional contract. Gavronski is currently ranked No. 5 by the WBA’s North American…
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Alexey Kunchenko to defend M-1 Challenge welterweight title against top contender Sergey Romanov

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 Challenge welterweight champion Alexey Kunchenko to defend title against Top contender Sergey Romanov M-1 Challenge 84, Oct. 27, in Saint Petersburg, Russia SAINT PETERSBURG, Russia (October 4, 2017) - Undefeated M-1 Challenge welterweight championAlexey Kunchenko will make his third title defense in the M-1 Challenge 84 main event against once-beaten challenger Sergey Romanov on October 27at Ice Palace in Saint…
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LIVERPOOL’S MOLLY ‘MEATBALL’ McCANN SET FOR STERN TEST AT CAGE WARRIORS 88

  LIVERPOOL’S MOLLY ‘MEATBALL’ McCANN SET FOR STERN TEST AT CAGE WARRIORS 88 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, Oct 4th, 2017 Proud Evertonian and Cage Warriors flyweight prospect faces experienced Brazilian Prisclla de Souza in a fascinating clash at The Echo Arena on October 28 Liverpool flyweight Molly McCann will face the toughest test of her pro MMA…
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Ottman Azaitar x Alejandro Martínez title bout to headline Brave 9

Ottman Azaitar x Alejandro Martínez title bout to headline Brave 9 After months of speculation, Brave Combat Federation announced today that Ottman Azaitar will battle Alejandro "Pato" Martínez for the promotion's first-ever Lightweight title. The bout will headline Brave 9: The Kingdom of Champions set for the Khalifa Sports City Arena, in Bahrain, on November 17th.…
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LIMITED-EDITION ROYCE GRACIE BOBBLEHEAD TO BE GIVEN AWAY AT BELLATOR 185 ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20 AT MOHEGAN SUN ARENA

For Immediate Release: Oct. 4, 2017   LIMITED-EDITION ROYCE GRACIE BOBBLEHEAD TO BE GIVEN AWAY AT BELLATOR 185 ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20 AT MOHEGAN SUN ARENA EXCLUSIVE ROYCE GRACIE MEET AND GREET TO BE HELD FORBELLATOR 185 TICKETHOLDERS AT MOHEGAN SUN CONCOURSE   WHAT:           Limited-Edition Royce Gracie Bobblehead Giveaway and Meet & Greet   Bellator MMA will be giving away…
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Tuff-N-Uff at Las Vegas BikeFest Will Go On!

Las Vegas is Tuff-N-Uff and Won't Be Broken! The victims of Sunday's attack and their loved ones are in our hearts and on our minds.  Tuff-N-Uff, The Downtown Las Vegas Events Center, and Las Vegas BikeFest are working with the Las Vegas Metro Police Department to secure our event this Friday the best way we can.  We want to make a statement…
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KOMBAT GOIANO 11 10/7/17

Kombat Goiano 11 - Muay Thai and MMA Date: 10/7/2017 City: Goiânia State: Goiás Brazil Location: Gymnasium of Sports of the Garden Guanabara The tenth first edition of KOMBAT GOIANO, one of the biggest and most popular MMA and MUAY THAI events in the Central West region of Brazil, will take place on October 7…
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