On a weekend defined by back-to-back UFC fight nights, World Series of Fighting 11 quietly makes the bold leap to network TV, debuting this Saturday on NBC.
Headlined by the sure-to-be-exciting lightweight title fight between Justin Gaethje and Nick Newell, the promotion is putting its best foot forward for its biggest card to date. The main event isn't the only fight to look forward to, though, as it is backed up by not one, not two, but three likely top-contender bouts.
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On Saturday, WSOF lightweight champion Justin Gaethje meets fellow undefeated fighter Nick Newell in the promotion’s first event to air on NBC. Watch the full video of Gaethje’s destruction of Dan Lauzon.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, Videos, WSOF more
One of the more time-honored ways of conveying an intent to do harm is to say you want to "beat the piss" out of someone. Depending on your taste in flourishes, sometimes there’s an adjective attached for emphasis…such as, "I want to beat the living piss" out of someone.At any rate, this is usually an empty threat. But in the case of Justin Gaethje, who during his summers between collegiate wrestling took amateur cage fights to see how he liked it, well, he can boast of doing just that. In his f more
WSOF lightweight champion Justin Gaethje previews his NBC-televised title fight against Nick Newell on Saturday. more
On Independence Day weekend, MMA is like inexpensive grilling meat. The stuff is just everywhere.
For the second consecutive weekend, two UFC events are going down. The first is UFC 175 on Saturday, and the second is the finale of The Ultimate Fighter 19 on Sunday. But another upstart competitor is in the mix. World Series of Fighting 11 goes down on July 5 on NBC. That's the NBC, not some cable derivative. WSOF has pulled out all its stops and stars to make it as exciting an event as it can be. more
Justin Gaethje and Nick Newell will enter the cage for the biggest fight of their careers this Saturday when they battle over the World Series of Fighting lightweight title at WSOF 11. more
Between Urijah Faber and his sister Michaella being in the extended video and Justin Scoggins singing and bopping his way to the Octagon as it echoed through the American Airlines Center in Dallas... more
MMAjunkie Radio today welcomes to a special primetime show Cub Swanson, Ricardo Lamas and Justin Gaethje.Filed under: MMAjunkie Radio, News, UFC, WSOF more
Bloody Elbow Radio, presented by Bad Boy, will be LIVE! at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT for another edition of the show. Join hosts Matt Bishop and Nolan Howell as they preview this weekend's two UFC Fight Night cards, including the main event bouts between Jeremy Stephens and Cub Swanson and the fight between Nate Marquardt and James Te Huna.
We'll also discuss the ongoing Bellator saga, including the removal of Bjorn Rebney as the promotion's CEO in favor of former Strikeforce boss Scott Coker. We'll d more