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February 2017

MMA Match Making 2/28

It was a busy day of fight announcements in MMA today. Bellator announced that Mike Rhodes will replace Chris Honeycutt and fight former Ultimate Fighter winner, Kendall Grove at Bellator 174, this Friday in Thackerville, Oklahoma. The…

MMA Match Making 2/27

Bellator announced that middleweight champion, Rafael Carvalho will defend his title against Melvin Manhoef once more. The fight this time will be part of the Bellator world tour and take place in Turin, Italy on April 8th. The two fighters…

MMA Match Making 2/26

The UFC matchmakers have continued to stay busy by recently announcing two other fights to upcoming cards. First is a lightweight contest as Rashid Magomedov will face Bobby Green at UFC on Fox 23 on April 15th in Kansas City, Missouri.…

Q & A with Joe “Diesel” Riggs

By Nick Portella Good day fight fans I hope you are doing well. Today I have the chance to catch up with a true veteran in the MMA world. Not only have he won titles in multiple promotions, he has recently become a Bare Knuckle Boxing…

Tom Lawlor Gets 2 Year USADA Suspension

It was announced that long time UFC veteran, Tom Lawlor accepted a 2 year suspension for a USADA violation. The suspension comes from on out of competition drug test from this past October, where Lawlor tested positive for the banned…

MMA Matchmaking & Signings

The UFC matchmakers have been very busy recently. The UFC announced two fights to UFC 209 in Las Vegas, on March 4th. First was that former Ultimate Fighter season 23 runner up, Amanda Cooper, will face Cynthia Calvillo in Calvillo's UFC…

Roy Jones Jr vs Anderson Silva? Both want it

We keep hearing the rumors that MMA superstar, Conor McGregor and boxing superstar, Floyd Mayweather Jr are close to finalizing a deal to box each other in a Pay Per View showcase. Now MMA legend, Anderson Silva, and boxng legend, Roy Jones…

Terry Etim Hospitalized With Serious Injuries

In a very bizarre story, former UFC lightweight Terry Etim is currently hospitalized in Liverpool, England,  due to what is being called by police as "serious injuries". The injuries are due to Etim striking a vehicle. Witness stated that…

MMA Matchmaking 2/22

The UFC announced two fights to there up upcoming UFC cards in April. The first fight that they announced is that Andrew Holbrook will face Gregor Gillespie at UFC 210 in Buffalo, New York on April 8th. Holbrook enters the fight after…

Liam McGeary Gets New Opponent Again

Just two days after it was announced that Vladimir Filipovic would replace Chris Fields and fight former Bellator light heavyweight champion Liam McGeary at this Friday's Bellator 173 card, Filipovic has been removed from the fight.…