After a nearly three-year hiatus to pursue a professional boxing career, Joseph Duffy returned to MMA armed with a skilled set of hands as well as his usual dangerous submission game. read news >>
Jason Day lost his last professional fight to Francis Carmont at something called “Slammer in the Hammer” in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada on June 17, 2011. Although he didn’t know it then, it was the last time he would competitively set foot in a cage. read news >>
Marina Shafir suffered her first professional loss in stunning fashion when she suffered a first-round KO loss to Amanda Bella at Chaos at the Casino 5 at the Hollywood Park Casino in Inglewood, Calif. on Sunday night.Shafir, who is part of the 'Four Horsewomen' with Ronda Rousey, is now 1-1 in her career after going 5-0 in her amateur fights.Bell is now 2-2 in her career. She had previously delivered a third-round TKO win over Jessamyn Duke in her 6-1 amateur career. read news >>
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Metamoris will stream its fourth professional jiu-jitsu tournament effort via online pay-per-view (PPV) this evening (Sat., Aug. 9, 2014) from inside Peterson Automotive Museum in Los Angeles, California, with a blockbuster card of grappling super fights. Find out below how you can watch all the action live online later tonight and much more.
Metamoris returns with its latest and greatest professional jiu-jitsu invitational tournament TONIGHT (Sat., Aug. 9, 2014), beginning at 8 p.m. ET (5 p.m. read news >>
Following 17 professional bouts -- 13 under the Ultimate Fighting Championship banner -- Mark Bocek has retired from the sport of mixed martial arts. read news >>
Despite just two victories in his past 10 professional contests, Phil Baroni (15-18) says he’s not ready to walk away from MMA competition just yet.Filed under: News read news >>
Dennis Bermudez collected the biggest win of his professional career, submitting Clay Guida at UFC on FOX 12 in Sacramento, Calif. on Saturday. read news >>
It feels redundant, if not a bit awkward, to credit a professional fighter for their courage. It's part of the job description, after all. If you stick around the game long enough to become successful, odds dictate that humanity's inherent fear of getting smacked upside the face was never really an issue for you in the first place.
But every now and then another of history's occasional outliers comes along, the sort who curls a contemptuous lip at his own self-preservation to such a degree where read news >>
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Matt Brown once authored a 12-11 record as a professional mixed martial artist, leaving many questioning whether or not The Immortal had a place among the sport’s elite. He’s since capped off a seven-fight winning streak and thrust himself into the title conversation, silencing most of his doubters. “Cincinnati, Ohio, who do you want to see fight for the title next?” Brown asked the fans in attendance after his comeback performance against Erick Silva at UFC Fight Night in May. Though few men in read news >>
After suffering his first professional MMA loss, Nick Newell has some harsh words for the referee in his fight with Justin Gaethje.
MMA is a sport of trends, at times much more clearly so than other major sports, as it relies heavily on the tactical evolution of its competitors to win fights. When something starts working, everyone starts using it. People start throwing front kicks, suddenly everyone has one, and don't even get me started on the whole wheel kick phenomenon... But, one of the som read news >>
It looks like fans hoping to see Gina Carano make a return to professional fighting may have to put their dream on hold, at least temporarily.
Over the past few months, talk of a Gina Carano's debut in the UFC and return to professional fighting, have increased. Not long ago, most fans more or less considered the former Strikeforce champion in a state of permanent retirement. She has a budding film career, with several significant roles in the works, and in general she seems to have made a rathe read news >>