Azamat Murzakanov informed of potential anti-doping policy violation MMA News 

Azamat Murzakanov informed of potential anti-doping policy violation

UFC newcomer Azamat Murzakanov’s debut with the organization will be put on hold temporarily as news developed earlier today that the undefeated Russian fighter was hit with a potential anti-doping policy violation. Murzakanov (7-0), known as “The Professional” was supposed to debut in June at UFC Fight Night 112 but was pulled from the card and replaced by Dominick Reyes. UFC... Read More
Intervertebral disc injury forces Paige VanZant vs Jessica Eye cancellation for UFC 216 MMA News 

Intervertebral disc injury forces Paige VanZant vs Jessica Eye cancellation for UFC 216

The highly anticipated flyweight matchup between Jessica Eye and Paige VanZant at UFC 216 next weekend is now cancelled.  MMA Fighting reports that VanZant suffered a intervertebral disc injury while training jiu-jitsu.  She will not need to undergo surgery. The fight would have been a first at 125-pounds for both women while with the UFC. Eye was supposed to take on... Read More
Tahar Hadbi to meet Mohammad Fakhreddine in clash of top Welterweights at Brave 9 MMA News 

Tahar Hadbi to meet Mohammad Fakhreddine in clash of top Welterweights at Brave 9

Tahar Hadbi looks to go into title contention at Welterweight as he takes on Lebanon’s Mohammad Fakhreddine in a main card bout scheduled for Brave 9: The Kingdom of Champions. The event is set for November 17th at Khalifa Sports City as Brave Combat Federation makes its much-awaited return to the Kingdom of Bahrain. Frenchman Hadbi started off his Brave... Read More
Scott Heckman addresses, embraces new life role that led to born again fighter Interviews MMA News 

Scott Heckman addresses, embraces new life role that led to born again fighter

When Scott Heckman (23-8) retired from mixed martial arts in 2016 there was a feeling of uncertainty in the air. I sat in media row as his retirement fight unfolded in June of 2016. After victory was claimed, I along with the other thousand or so in attendance, stood and cheered while a tribute video played on the arena’s jumbo-tron. I remember looking up... Read More
Workout of The Week: Jitz Gripz Health/Lifestyle MMA News 

Workout of The Week: Jitz Gripz

This past weekend was the Olympics for Jiu Jitsu as the ADCC World Championships were held in Finland. The ADCC World Championships men’s divisions featured 16 competitors, including eight qualified athletes, seven invitations, and the return of the defending ADCC champion. The Women’s divisions featured eight competitors, with four qualified athletes, the defending champion, and three invitations. In addition to these... Read More
Terry Gold on ROC, ECF and new facility for Brooklyn MMA Interviews MMA News 

Terry Gold on ROC, ECF and new facility for Brooklyn MMA

Terry Gold and his gym, Brooklyn MMA have been steadily grinding and competing with the big dogs in New York. Tiger Schulmann MMA, Serra-Longo, Bellmore Kickboxing/MMA and numerous others have been quite successful at providing athletes, and the everyday person who just wants to get in shape or defend themselves, training in mixed martial arts, as well as producing quality,... Read More
ADCC World Championships Day 2 Results Event Results MMA News 

ADCC World Championships Day 2 Results

The ADCC World Championships have come and gone. This years matches were some of the most exciting in submission fighting history. Some new champions were crowned as well as some legends returning with great performances. Below are the full results from day twos semi-finals, finals, superfights, and the full absolute matches: Male – 66KG Semi Finals: Rubens Charles Cobrinha defeated Paulo... Read More
ADCC World Championship Day 1 News and Results Event Results MMA News 

ADCC World Championship Day 1 News and Results

The ADCC World Championships are finally here! Today, in Finland, it was the opening day with already a ton of great matches and surprises. Last year’s – 60 kg Champion and current Legacy FC fighter, Mackenzie Dern, lost to local favorite Elvira Karppinen by points in the opening round. Karppinen advances to the semifinals against Bianca Basilio. Another surprise came... Read More
Bellator 183 Results & Bellator Kickboxing 7 Results Event Results MMA News 

Bellator 183 Results & Bellator Kickboxing 7 Results

Complete Bellator 183 results from the SAP Center in San Jose, California. The event takes place alongside Bellator Kickboxing 7. Two fight cards, one night. In the main event Benson Henderson takes on Patricky Freire.  Henderson defeated brother Patricio last year. In the evening’s co-main event hard-hitting Paul Daley met Lorenz Larkin.  WOW!!!!!! See results below. Roy Nelson competed in... Read More