Tyson Steele is well aware of the fate that might have awaited him if he didn't find jiu-jitsu in his spare time and continue to an MMA career.
Steele's hometown of Carlyle, Saskatchewan, is filled with people who work in the oil industry. That brings plenty of jobs, like the one working on an oil rig that the Canadian fighter held for several years after he finished high school.
But they're not all the most appealing jobs. And Steele learned that firsthand.
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Rick Glenn was a teenager taking a phone call on a break from his shift at Staples when he became an MMA fighter. read news >>
Although Adam Nijem has his UFC-vet brother to thank for an MMA introduction, the Titan FC 30 fighter already had the foundation in place for a promising fighting career.Filed under: News read news >>
Tamikka Brents’ career in the Navy helped get her ready for an eventual career in mixed martial arts.Filed under: News read news >>
MMA Fighting has the WSOF 13 fight card for the upcoming Moraes vs. Bollinger event Saturday, Sept. 13, in Bethlehem, Pa.In hte main event, WSOF bantamweight champion Marlon Moraes faces Cody Bollinger in a non-title boutCheck out the WSOF 13 fight card below.Main card (NBC Sports at 9 p.m. ET)Marlon Moraes vs. Cody BollingerKeon Caldwell vs. Ozzy DugulubgovIsaiah Champman vs Timur ValievTom Marcellino vs. Frankie PerezUndercard (Watch on MMA Fighting at 6 p.m. ET)Emmanuel Walo vs. Tenyeh DixonS read news >>
Joey Gomez has survived some bumps in the road to set up a promising MMA career in front of him. Filed under: News read news >>
Dave Hill was a creative person, someone who was attending a university to study graphic design. But he was also an athlete, as he had played rugby and soccer with success growing up the son of two educators.Filed under: Cage Warriors, News read news >>
Fight Fans Iconici Radio MMA broadcasted LIVE Saturday at 2:00pm MST with hosts Syndee and Poetrynmotion talking about the latest ufc news, weekly MMA news and MMA rumors this week. UFC Elizabeth Phillips joined them to talk about her MMA career and upcoming fight.Elizabeth Phillips will be stepping back into the octagon August 23rd at UFC Fight Night against Milana Dudieva. Elizabeth is coming off her first pro loss, which was split decision at UFC 174 after riding a four fight win streak. She read news >>
MMA Fighting has WSOF 12 results fo the Palomino vs. Gonzalez fight card Aug. 9 at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nev.In the main event, Luis Palomino squares off against Lewis Gonzalez in a lightweight contest. Former UFC veteran Ronny Markes faces Cully Butterfield in the co-main event.Check out the WSOF 12 results below.Main card (NBC Sports at 10 p.m. ET)Luis Palomino vs. Lewis GonzalezCully Butterfield vs. Ronny MarkesElvis Mutapcic vs. Kelvin TillerBrandon Hempleman vs. Alexis read news >>
MMA Fighting has the WSOF 12 fight card for the upcoming World Series of Fighting event Aug. 9 in Las Vegas.In the main event, Luis Palominio will square off against Lewis Gonzalez.Check out the WSOF 12 fight card below.Main card (NBC Sports at 10 p.m. ET)Luis Palomino vs. Lewis GonzalezCully Butterfield vs. Ronny MarkesElvis Mutapcic vs. Kelvin TillerBrandon Hempleman vs. Alexis VilaBryson Hansen vs. Matt SaylesUndercardLucas Montoya vs. Jimmy SpicuzzaiDanny Davis Jr. vs. Jorge LopezAdam Acquav read news >>
The first time Ben Brewer went to an MMA fight, he really just meant to watch his friend. Everything changed when he wound up in the cage – fighting.Filed under: News read news >>