Exclusivity is a tough ask for promoters who want to sign and build a fighter but may not necessarily have the resources to give them a living.Filed under: News, WSOF read news >>
The Nevada Athletic Commission unanimously passed a motion on Wednesday to allow Floyd Mayweather Jr. to become a boxing promoter in the state. read news >>
- 8 months ago
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Promoters and a women’s strawweight from World Series of Fighting on Thursday criticized recent comments made by UFC welterweight Matt Brown, who said among other things that he would only buy a pay-per-view to see women fight if they were topless.Filed (...) read news >>
- 11 months ago
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Undefeated MMA prospect and former boxing champion Holly Holm has booked her next fight. Perhaps amazingly, promoters found a willing opponent. read news >>
As first teased on MMAWeekly.com, promoters are mounting plans to put together a first-of-its-kind wrestling event that will mimic many major MMA shows. read news >>
For MMA fans and promoters planning for live fights in the state of Georgia, your 2013 may be looking a lot emptier. Georgia-based UFC vet Rory Singer points to Secretary of State's apathy. read news >>
- 2 years ago
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The World Series of Fighting has been granted a promoter’s license in the state of Nevada. read news >>
- 2 years ago
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The World Series of Fighting is officially headed to Las Vegas later this year after receiving their promoter's license last week. read news >>
Promoters promote, so you'd expect Bellator Chairman and CEO Bjorn Rebney to heap some glowing praise on newly crowned bantamweight champion Eduardo Dantas.
But the executive is hardly the only one projecting big things for the Brazilian youngster.
"I know who else is out there, and I know who's the king of the other organization, and if I had to bet, I would bet that Dantas could win that fight," Rebney told MMAjunkie.com.
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- 4 years ago
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Usually, promoters give you a pat on the back or a big check when you
knock your opponent out in short time.
UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub did so this past
Saturday with a knockout of Chris Tuchscherer at UFC
116, though a bonus check eluded him (at least one of the disclosed
But even with another highlight-reel clip under his belt, the veteran of
"The Ultimate Fighter 10" is unsatisfied with the cage time he's
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- 5 years ago
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As part of what it calls its "Affiliate Promoters Program," the American Fight League has loaned top female fighter Tara LaRosa (15-1), opponent Roxanne Modafferi (12-4) and notable featherweight Raphael Assuncao (11-1) to the Illinois-based Ironheart Crown organization. read news >>