Mike Santiago joins SFLC Podcast to talk DWTNCS fight with Mark Cherico Interviews MMA News SFLC Podcast 

Mike Santiago joins SFLC Podcast to talk DWTNCS fight with Mark Cherico

Mike Santiago on the SFLC Podcast We are joined on this episode of the show by Mike Santiago (@MSantiagomma) who takes on Mark Cherico this Tuesday night at Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series. Ryan and Steve return to talk about the latest with Mayweather vs. McGregor and other tidbits of MMA news as we just wing it on the... Read More
Ben Askren defends title against Zebaztian Kadestam in Shanghai MMA News 

Ben Askren defends title against Zebaztian Kadestam in Shanghai

ONE CHAMPIONSHIP ANNOUNCES FULL BOUT CARD FOR INAUGURAL EVENT IN SHANGHAI ONE WELTERWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION BEN ASKREN TO DEFEND TITLE AGAINST ZEBAZTIAN KADESTAM IN MAIN EVENT ONE Championship (ONE), has just announced its inaugural event in Shanghai, China, which is set to take place on 2 September, at the Shanghai Oriental Sports Center. The bustling metropolis will play host to... Read More
Why did it take a UFC champion to rejuvenate boxing? MMA News Opinion 

Why did it take a UFC champion to rejuvenate boxing?

Although boxing is still the world’s number one combat sport, bit by bit mixed martial arts has been creeping up on its legacy and converting fans. There are still pugilist purists who take pride in the rich history of their sport and have no interest in any sort of hybrid fighting, but even those people have had the world of... Read More
Diego Sanchez meets Matt Brown at welterweight in Norfolk, Virginia MMA News 

Diego Sanchez meets Matt Brown at welterweight in Norfolk, Virginia

Diego Sanchez returns to 170 pounds Ultimate Fighter season 1 winner and longtime UFC Veteran, Diego Sanchez will return to welterweight when he takes on Matt Brown in Norfolk, Virginia. The UFC Fight Night 120 bout takes place Nov. 11 at Ted Constant Convocation Center. Sanchez returns to 170 pounds for the first time since 2012. He is coming off... Read More
Michael Rakay defends cruiserweight title Saturday night at USKA Fight Night Interviews MMA News 

Michael Rakay defends cruiserweight title Saturday night at USKA Fight Night

Michael Rakay talks USKA “Big Handsome Mike” Rakay has used mixed martial arts to change his life around.  Once a much bigger guy than he is now, along with being a heavy smoker, Rakay walked into a gym about seven years ago and fell in love with the sport. Over the next few years as he was training jiu-jitsu, wrestling,... Read More
Nevada Athletic Commission approves 8 oz. gloves for Mayweather-McGregor, judges, referee announced MMA News 

Nevada Athletic Commission approves 8 oz. gloves for Mayweather-McGregor, judges, referee announced

We learned a lot of vital information today about the upcoming Aug. 26 super fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor.  The Nevada Athletic Commission convened today and approved a one-time waiver for 8 oz. gloves to be used in this fight. The judges for pay-per-view contest were also announced as Burt Clements, Dave Moretti and Guido Cavalleri. Roberto Byrd... Read More
Top 5 MMA News Sites – Where to get your mixed martial arts news while avoiding click bait MMA News Opinion 

Top 5 MMA News Sites – Where to get your mixed martial arts news while avoiding click bait

I have found it difficult at times to find a good source for mixed martial arts news which led me to jot down my list of the top MMA News Sites available on the web. I have limited the options down to five, with this listing being entirely opinion based on what I like to see.  Not everyone is going to have the... Read More
One-on-One with M-1 Global President Vadim Finkelchtein Interviews MMA News 

One-on-One with M-1 Global President Vadim Finkelchtein

SAINT PETERSBURG, Russia (August 16, 2017) – M-1 Global president Vadim Finkelchtein recently sat down with mixfight.ru to discuss the recent M-1 Challenge 82 in Finland, M-1 Challenge 83 in next month in Kazan, Russia, and what fight he considers to be the most anticipated this autumn. M-1 Challenge 82 tournament has just ended in Helsinki. Tell us your impressions... Read More
Tony Ferguson vs Kevin Lee booked for interim lightweight title fight at UFC 216 MMA News 

Tony Ferguson vs Kevin Lee booked for interim lightweight title fight at UFC 216

Tony Ferguson vs Kevin Lee book for UFC 216 UFC President Dana White is unsure if a fight between Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee will headline the Oct. 7, UFC 216 pay-per-view in Las Vegas, but he has assured the fight has been booked. With lightweight champion Conor McGregor competing in a highly anticipated boxing bout against Floyd Mayweather Jr.,... Read More