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King of the Cage Returns to Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort on November 17 for “FALL OUT”

King of the Cage Returns to Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort on November 17 for “FALL OUT” FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE King of the Cage Returns to Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort on November 17 for “FALL OUT” RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA. (September 27, 2016) – King of the Cage, the leader in casino mixed martial arts entertainment, returns to Coeur D’Alene Casino Resort Hotel in Worley, Idaho on Thursday, November 17, 2016 with another world-class mega-event headlined by a Heavyweight showdown between Daniel Spitz and Colton Vaughn and also featuring some of the sport’s most ferocious competitors. The main event in the Heavyweight Division, will feature Daniel Spitz (4-0)) from Spokane, Washington (Sikjitsu) fighting Colton “The Madman” Vaughn (7-6) from Nampa, Idaho (AFS MMA Academy).  Spitz is undefeated and Vaughn is coming off an impressive first round knockout. One of the co-main events in the 135 lb. Bantamweight Division will...

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M-1 Challenge 71 Pavel Vitruk vs. Vitali Branchuk for Inaugural M-1 Challenge Bantamweight Championship

M-1 Challenge 71 Pavel Vitruk vs. Vitali Branchuk for Inaugural M-1 Challenge Bantamweight Championship FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 Challenge 71  Pavel Vitruk vs. Vitali Branchuk for Inaugural M-1 Challenge Bantamweight Championship October 21 in Saint Petersburg, Russia ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (September 26, 2016) – The inaugural M-1 Challenge bantamweight championship will be at stake Friday, October 21, at M-1 Challenge 71 asPavel Vitruk battles Vitali Branchuk in Saint Petersburg, Russia. M-1 Challenge 71 will be streamed live from Russia in high definition onwww.M1Global.TV. Viewers will be able to watch the preliminary fights and main card by logging on to register at www.M1Global.TV. Fans may watch all of the action on their computers, as well as on Android and Apple smart phones and tablets.   Vitruk (13-2-0, M-1: 7-2-0), fighting out of Saint Petersburgh by way of Ukraine, was riding a 12-fight undefeated streak to start his...

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Additions of ‘Baby Slice,’ Julia Budd, Chase Gormley, Dan Charles & More Complete ‘Bellator 162’ on Oct. 21

Additions of ‘Baby Slice,’ Julia Budd, Chase Gormley, Dan Charles & More Complete ‘Bellator 162’ on Oct. 21 PROFESSIONAL DEBUT OF ‘BABY SLICE’ SET TO ANCHOR PRELIMINARY PORTION OF ‘BELLATOR 162’ IN MEMPHIS ON OCT. 21 CHASE GORMLEY, JULIA BUDD, DAN CHARLES, & VIRGIL ZWICKER ALSO BACK IN ACTION   COMPLETE ‘BELLATOR 162’ CARD BELOW   SANTA MONICA, CALIF. (September 26, 2016) – The preliminary portion of “Bellator 162: Shlemenko vs. Grove” at FedExForum in Memphis, Tenn., on Oct. 21 is official and amongst the 12 new additions, there is plenty of action to be consumed during the Bellator.com-streamed card. Notably, the professional mixed martial arts debut of “Baby Slice” will finally take place, when the 24-year-old returns from injury to meet Rick Bing, who also will be lacing up the gloves for the first time as a pro. In addition, Steve Garcia (6-1) will face...

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Xiaomi ROAD FC 033 full results, recap and Photos

Xiaomi ROAD FC 033 full results, recap and Photos   Xiaomi ROAD FC 033 Official results: Mighty Mo wins first Openweight Championship in tie-breaker with Choi Hong-Man For immediate release: 27 September, 2016 – Xiaomi ROAD FC 033 on 24 September, 2016 showcased 7 fights on the Young Guns 29 preliminary card, and 8 fights on the Main Card, culminating in Mighty Mo knocking out Choi Hong-Man to win the Tournament final and become the ROAD FC Openweight Champion. Xiaomi ROAD FC 033 Recap The main card launched into immediate action with middleweight sluggers Kim Nae-Chul and Park Jung-Kyo trying to take each other’s heads off. Kim looked in excellent form and began loading up on his combos, but for all of his technique, he couldn’t fell the tough and taunting “Special Force” Park. Park deliberately ate punch after pinch and just when it seemed he...

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Tuff-N-Uff: The Future Stars of MMA comes to Downtown Henderson Sept. 30th

Tuff-N-Uff: The Future Stars of MMA comes to Downtown Henderson Sept. 30th THIS FRIDAY – September 30th at 7pm Tuff-N-Uff: The Future Stars of MMA comes to Downtown Henderson Sept. 30th Bouts to take place in open air hexagon at Henderson Events Plaza Henderson, Nev. – Downtown Henderson will host Tuff-N-Uff’s Future Stars of MMA with 12 bouts to be held in an open air hexagon set up at the Henderson Events Plaza on Water Street (next to the Convention Center) on Sept. 30. The action-packed lineup includes a bout between Josh Kim (8-1), one half of the “Twin Dragons,” and Bryce Edminister from the Garage in Layton, UT (8-2) for the men’s 145 lb. featherweight title. The co-main event features Xtreme Couture’s Bryce “Wu-Tang” Harley who, after a controversial title loss, again competes for the championship in the men’s 115 lb. flyweight division — Tuff-N-Uff’s newest...

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Sunday Night Fights Live with David Denkin

Sunday Night Fights Live with David Denkin #SNFL 102 with David Denkin Today on #SNFL we sit down Referee David Denkin. David has been our go to guy for a lot of question based around MMA, Boxing regulations. Plus we breakdown the week’s action. Join us Sunday at 10pm ET / 7pm PT. #SupportLocalMMA Please check out our great sponsors OC Fight Docs.com Intimidation Clothing / UR FIGHT Caliber Media Scrap Soldier Clothing Takedown Grapplewear MMAROADHOG Racing MMAmadhouse...

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COGA: Breaking Point 2 Results

COGA: Breaking Point 2 Results Cody Sutherland def. Marco Huerta via tapout Rd 1 0:45 Sean Kalinoski def. Jake Knight via armbar Rd 1st 2:10 Jake Ferris def. Ben Harris via TKO Rd 2 1:29 Josh Ruiz def. Roberto Saenz via Guillotine Rd 3 0:24 Olivia DeRobbio def. Penny McMahon via unanimous decision Alphonso Napa def. Cody Henderson via unanimous decision Edson Penado def. Jake Blaski via TKO due to strikes Rd 1 2:29 Randy Zarza def. Nathan Ullevig via unanimous decision Nathan Stolen def. Matt Goff via TKO Rd 1 2:16 John Keay def. Josh Snodgrass via Guillotine Rd1 2:59...

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Xiaomi ROAD FC 033 Official results: Mighty Mo wins first Openweight Championship in tie-breaker with Choi Hong-Man

Xiaomi ROAD FC 033 Official results: Mighty Mo wins first Openweight Championship in tie-breaker with Choi Hong-Man Xiaomi ROAD FC 033 Official results: Mighty Mo wins first Openweight Championship in tie-breaker with Choi Hong-Man For immediate release: 25 September, 2016 – Xiaomi ROAD FC 033 on 24 September, 2016 was an outstanding success for ROAD Fighting Championship and ROAD FC fans. Eight fights on the Main Card thrilled with non-stop action and shoked with unpredictable finishes and super fast KOs.  A full house and international broadcasts scored record numbers. In the Main Event, an historic match between behemoths of the sport ushered in the first ROAD FC Openweight Champion. Choi Hong-Man and Mighty Mo met for the third time in their respective careers in a tie-breaker bout after punching their way through the ROAD FC Openweight Tournament. The men cautiously approached each other as the...

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Highlight Video & Results from AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 38

Highlight Video & Results from AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 38 Here is the official highlight video from tonight’s broadcast of AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 38. The action includes several fantastic submissions and a brutal doctors stoppage TKO in a heavyweight battle: http://bit.ly/CESMMA38 CES MMA 38 took place at the Twin River Casino in Lincoln, Rhode Island and featured live commentary from Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello. Official results from AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 38 are as follows: Main Event – Featherweight Fight – Levan Makashvili (12-2-1) submitted Sean Soriano (9-5) with a rear-naked choke at 4:05 in round two. Co-Main Event – Featherweight Fight – Calvin Kattar (16-2) scored a unanimous decision victory over Chris Foster (9-5) (29-28, 30-27, 30-27). Middleweight Fight – Mike Rodriguez (5-1) submitted John Poppie (7-4) with a triangle choke at 1:32 in round two. Bantamweight...

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Liam McGeary to Defend LHW Championship Against Phil Davis Nov. 4 in CT

Liam McGeary to Defend LHW Championship Against Phil Davis Nov. 4 in CT LIAM MCGEARY SET TO DEFEND LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT GOLD IN MAIN EVENT CLASH WITH PHIL “MR. WONDERFUL” DAVIS AT MOHEGAN SUN ARENA IN CONNECTICUT ON NOVEMBER 4 BRENNAN WARD vs. SAAD AWAD & MARLOES COENEN vs. TALITA NOGUEIRA ALSO SET FOR MAIN CARD ACTION   SANTA MONICA, CALIF (September 23, 2016) – A light heavyweight title fight pitting current belt-holder Liam McGeary (11-0) against Phil “Mr. Wonderful” Davis (16-3) will serve as the main event at “Bellator 163: McGeary vs. Davis” on November 4 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. The SPIKE-televised main card will also feature a welterweight battle between Saad Awad (19-8) and Connecticut’s own Brennan Ward (13-4), as well as a female featherweight contest pitting Marloes Coenen (23-7) against undefeated Brazilian Talita Nogueira (6-0). Tickets for “Bellator 163: McGeary...

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