Mirko 'CroCop' Filipovic had a tough training camp for his GLORY 17 LOS ANGELES rematch with Jarrell 'Big Baby' Miller. The years of training have taken their toll. Soreness from training is a daily hell, a calf muscle tore under the strain and - worst of all - a cut on his elbow became infected and remained so for most of the camp plus the fight itself. It has required regular draining and is still being treated with antibiotics.
Some eagle-eyed viewers will have noticed that Mirko "CroCop" Fil more
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Dave Legeno, 50, better known in MMA circles as “The Enforcer,” was found dead this past Sunday in Death Valley, Calif. more
Alistair Overeem previews his upcoming fight against Ben Rothwell and talks about his move to Team Jackson-Winkeljohn. more
Alexander Gustafsson will be training at Alliance MMA for his light-heavyweight title rematch with champion Jon Jones at UFC 178. more
Most MMA fans, no matter the age, get the opportunity to gaze upon a genuine rivalry between two elite fighters in their lifetime. They square off back and forth, split victories and keep fans hungry.
That’s like winning $15 on a $1 scratcher from the gas station across the street.
Few fight fans ever get the opportunity to be witness to two of the best fight camps in the world—stocked to the brim with elite fighters—showcasing a similar rivalry.
That’s like landing the rich girl, or guy, who's more
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UFC matchmakers Joe Silva and Sean Shelby don’t tell their fighters how to handle their careers. But both UFC executives are happy to offer the same advice to any fighter who joins the company: MMA is not a career; it’s an opportunity.Filed under: Featured, (...) more