Category Archives: Austrian MMA News

FFC 23 Vienna: Three title bouts coming up in the Austrian capital!

FFC 23 Vienna: Three title bouts coming up in the Austrian capital! FFC 23 Vienna: Three title bouts coming up in the Austrian capital!   After a truly spectacular FFC event in Athens, this Croatian fighting sports promotion is hastily preparing its upcoming spectacle in Vienna, Austria. FFC 23 is to take placeMarch 18 at Multiversum Schwechat with six top MMA and six kickboxing bouts. Local Austrian audience will surely be pleased by the performance of local fighters and Viennese fighting sports stars. Philipp Schranz will fight in the main event of the MMA part of the show, while Shkodran Veseli and Eyevan Danenberg will headline the kickboxing part of the evening.   Veseli and Danenberg fight for the welterweight title   After a very successful event in Vienna that took place December 2014, which starred Alessio Sakara, only after a little more than a year,...

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FFC 19 coming to Linz, Austria!

FFC 19 coming to Linz, Austria! FFC 19 PRESS RELEASE FFC coming to Linz: Alessio Sakara’s comeback, Spahovi? vs. Dietz, Batini? vs. Prachnio! The leading regional fighting sports promotion Final Fight Championship is to hold its 19th event September, 18 in Linz, which is also FFC’s second event in Austria after Vienna in December 2014. The biggest name on the fight card of this upcoming spectacle is definitely Alessio Sakara who is to return to the ring after six months. The Italian “Legionarius” sustained a bicep rupture during his match in Vienna with Maciej Browarski and was thus forced to take a shorter break from fighting. After successful surgery and rehabilitation, the FFC audience will get a new chance to see this UFC veteran in Linz! After his excellent debut in the FFC ring, MMA fans definitely have something to look forward to. After switching to his...

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FFC 19 Linz – Press Release: Alessio Sakara’s comeback, Spahovic vs. Salchow, Batinic vs. Prachnio!

FFC 19 Linz – Press Release: Alessio Sakara’s comeback, Spahovic vs. Salchow, Batinic vs. Prachnio! FFC 19 PRESS RELEASE FFC coming to Linz: Alessio Sakara’s comeback, Spahovic vs. Salchow, Batinic vs. Prachnio! The leading regional fighting sports promotion Final Fight Championship is to hold its 19th event September 18 in Linz, which is also FFC’s second event in Austria after Vienna in December 2014. The biggest name on the fight card of this upcoming spectacle is definitely Alessio Sakara who is to return to the ring after six months. The Italian “Legionarius” sustained a bicep rupture during his match in Vienna with Maciej Browarski and was thus forced to take a shorter break from fighting. After successful surgery and rehabilitation, the FFC audience will get a new chance to see this UFC veteran. Moreover, after his excellent debut in the FFC ring, MMA fans definitely have something...

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Megan Anderson: Gold Coast’s WMMA 145lb Queen?

Megan Anderson: Gold Coast’s WMMA 145lb Queen? For Megan Anderson, competing in the featherweight division has left this women’s mixed martial artist with very few options, in terms of competition. On May 23rd, 2015, Anderson will plan to have one more fight in her home country of Australia before throwing her name towards the prime organizations across the Pacific. “This is a featherweight bout. My opponent is Helen Malone and her record is 2-3, I think. She normally fights at bantamweight (135lbs), but has agreed to move up and fight heavier, as there isn’t anyone left for me to fight here at my weight.” Realizing what an impressive win could do for the 25 year old, Megan is keeping a level minded perspective on this next fight, while looking to step back inside an MMA cage and reform her fight camp. “I’m just looking at...

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Eternal MMA VIII – Saturday November 29th – Hellenic Centre Bundall Gold coast Australia

Eternal MMA VIII – Saturday November 29th – Hellenic Centre Bundall Gold coast Australia Eternal MMA’s final show for 2014 was held in The Hellenic Centre in Bundall Australia. A card with 11 fights was headlined by a flyweight clash between the experienced PUMMA Burleigh’s Tim Moore and the former two time Australian Commonwealth games wrestler and unbeaten MMA prospect Shane Parker fighting out of Australian Top Team. The night started with a WMMA bought between Integrated MMA/Fairtex Sunshine Coast fighter Alex Dale and Dearne Fulcher from Thrive MMA in Lithgow. Alex Dale quickly took Dearne to the canvas where she locked in a rear naked choke 1:23 into the first round. Stand out fights from the undercard were Cody Watego from Transform MA against Lewis Hallam from InfinityNorthLakes and Corey Cottle from Transform MA against Aaron Fisher from PUMMA. Both these fights were contenders for fight...

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Nandor Gulemino: FFC 16 will be a Fighting Show AUSTRIA has NEVER SEEN BEFORE

Nandor Gulemino: FFC 16 will be a Fighting Show AUSTRIA has NEVER SEEN BEFORE The FFC is about to hold its first major event in the Austrian capital of Vienna December 6. The main part of the event will be headlined by the biggest Austrian MMA star and former UFC fighter Nandor Guelmino who is to test his skills against Croatia’s best heavyweight Maro Perak. After a successful career in various European organizations, Guelmino got a shot in Strikeforce and later in the UFC. However, after two losses against Barnett and Omielanczuk he lost the contract. The match against Perak will be his first fight since 2013. How are your preparations going for FFC 16 in Vienna and your fight with Maro Perak? The preparations are going well and I do strength and condition trainings since July. I did a lot of basic running, hill...

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