"Vadim and his team told me to go down in the second. They told me to come out in the first round and throw some jabs, feel it out, then in the second round catch a body shot and go (down). As far as I know, Mickey had no knowledge of this, he was in the dark. He didn't have anything to do with the fix being in, that was all his people. I had an agenda that I was given by people behind the scenes. I hope to come back and have a legitimate, on the up-and-up fight. I had a great experience in Russ read news >>
In a startling and completely unexpected confession, Elliot Seymour, the 1-9 pro boxer who fought actor Mickey Rourke in Russia last month, has admitted that their bout was fixed. When 62-year-old actor and former amateur boxer Mickey Rourke obliterated Elliot Seymour in their exhibition match in Russia, boxing aficionados were immediately quick to point out that Rourke could potentially be the superstar at heavyweight who could immediately threaten Wladimir Klitschko and "curbstomp" Deontay Wil read news >>
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Not since Thornton Melon laced up his trunks have we witnessed such a hilarious dive. Well, alleged dive, according to a report from Daily Mail, which has a firsthand account from an inside source that says Mickey Rourke -- the 62-year-old Hollywood action star -- beat down a mentally-challenged homeless man, Elliot Seymour, last weekend in Russia. "All these headlines Mickey Rourke beat someone half his age... yeah he did but you're not telling them the real story, the real story is he's homele read news >>
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From the sound of things, the back story of Mickey Rourke's recent boxing match was just as ugly as the fight itself. For those living way outside the combat sports bubble over this last holiday weekend, Mickey Rourke fought an exhibition boxing match in Russia. The 62 year old returned to the ring for the first time since the 90's in a continuation of his on-again-off-again ring career. This being an exhibition match, it wasn't about to go on anybody's record, neither Rourke's 6-0-2, or his opp read news >>
Before you start a riot, dive in to hear the reasoning behind the comments made by coach Javier Mendez. When Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight kingpin Cain Velasquez was forced to bow out of his much-anticipated title fight against Fabricio Werdum due to injury (details), it put a huge dent on UFC's first-ever trip south of the border, as the fight was set to headline UFC 180 from Mexico City, Mexico, on Nov. 15, 2015. But, let's take a step away from what the injury did to the pr read news >>
After nearly a year of mounting frustration, Rachael Cummins is ready to dive in the XFC tournament and let her aggression out. read news >>
UFC featherweight competitor Conor McGregor discusses his goal to become UFC champion in 2014 and how he plans on achieving that feat in the next three months. read news >>
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Bobby Green's epic rolling swan dive to enter the cage is probably the "highlight" of these video highlights, which give you a taste of the "King's" split decision win over Josh Thomson at the UFC on FOX 12: "Lawler vs. Brown" mixed martial arts (MMA) event last Saturday night (July 26, 2014) in San Jose, California. To be fair, the bout could have easily swung in favor of "The Punk," as the two looked busy across their 15-minute curtain jerker, but didn't do much damage. For more UFC on FOX 12 read news >>
The champion's arm bar is impressive, but it is her earning potential that is changing the game. read news >>
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Bellator's Season 6 has suffered a rough roller coaster ride on MTV2, with Friday's Bellator 66 dipping down towards the season low.
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Strikeforce light heavyweight Trevor Smith likes to dive for leg locks when he's in trouble on the feet, and he said he told referee Kim Winslow as much prior to a weekend bout.
"I said if I get hit, I like to dive for legs and go under, so just make sure you don't stop the fight unless I'm out cold and taking a number of blows," Smith today told MMAjunkie.com.
"She made some kind of comment like, 'I've been doing this for a while - I know how to stop fights.'"
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