Category Archives: CES MMA

AXS TV FIGHTS Signs New Multi-Year Broadcast Agreement with CES MMA

AXS TV FIGHTS Signs New Multi-Year Broadcast Agreement with CES MMA AXS TV FIGHTS SIGNS NEW MULTI-YEAR BROADCAST AGREEMENT WITH EAST COAST MMA PROMOTION CES MMA Los Angeles – Nov. 1, 2016 – Continuing its dedication to broadcast more live mixed martial arts and kickboxing events than any other TV network, AXS TV FIGHTS today announced it has signed a new multi-year agreement with CES MMA, the premier East Coast mixed martial arts organization. Through this extension, which includes at least six scheduled events in 2017, AXS TV FIGHTS will remain the exclusive North American broadcast home for CES MMA. Based on the recently announced deals with CES MMA, Lion Fight Muay Thai and Legacy Fighting Alliance, AXS TV FIGHTS will broadcast 45 live events in 2017, which is more than any other TV network. Since its AXS TV FIGHTS debut in 2014, CES MMA...

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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: 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 Fight...

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Highlights from AXS TV Fights: CES MMA 37 and INSIDE MMA

Highlights from AXS TV Fights: CES MMA 37 and INSIDE MMA Here are the highlight clips from tonight’s live broadcasts of AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 37 and Inside MMA. Please let me know if you have any questions. We greatly appreciate any coverage you can provide. MMA legend Frank Shamrock stopped by the studio to discuss MMA unions and fighters associations with series hosts Mauro Ranallo and Bas Rutten: http://bit.ly/IMMA_FrankShamrock With the legalization of professional MMA in New York, INSIDE MMA correspondent Ron Kruck took an in-depth look at the end of New York’s Underground Combat League: http://bit.ly/IMMA_UCL Also on the subject of MMA in New York, longtime New York journalist Jim Genia joined the show to discuss the recent changes in the state: http://bit.ly/IMMA_Genia Three titles were decided tonight on AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 37, including Ashley Gooch’s (10-4) knockout punch to defeat Greg Rebello...

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Highlight Clips from AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 36 and INSIDE MMA Tonight

Highlight Clips from AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 36 and INSIDE MMA Tonight Here are the highlight clips from tonight’s live broadcasts of AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 36 and INSIDE MMA: UFC Heavyweight Josh Barnett discusses his recently announced fight with Andrei Arlovski and his new film “Never Back Down: No Surrender” with hosts Bas Rutten and guest host Ron Kruck, who filled in for Mauro Ranallo tonight: http://bit.ly/IMMA_Barnett Four slick submissions highlight the action on AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 36 tonight. AXS TV FIGHTS commentators Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello break it down here: http://bit.ly/CESMMA36 Official results for CES MMA 36 are as follows: Main Event – Lightweight Fight – Nate Andrews (9-1) wrapped Luis Muro (4-2) in a rear-naked choke to win by submission at 1:59 in round three. Lightweight Fight – Matt Bessette (19-7) took out Ran Weathers (18-23) with a guillotine choke submission at 4:50 in round...

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Cormier News, Bisping & Couture Interviews + April Fool’s Pranks on INSIDE MMA

Cormier News, Bisping & Couture Interviews + April Fool’s Pranks on INSIDE MMA   HERE’S WHAT HAPPENED ON TONIGHT’S ‘INSIDE MMA’ AND ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 34’- INCLUDES BREAKING CORMIER/JONES NEWS   ‘Inside MMA’ Highlights Include Correspondent Kenny Rice Sitting Down with UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture for an In-Depth Interview; Guest Host and Correspondent Ron Kruck Delivers April Fool’s Day Pranks; and UFC Fighter Michael Bisping Doesn’t Hold Back When Discussing His Next Potential Opponents On ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 34’ From Connecticut’s Foxwoods Resort Casino  Nah-Shon Burrell Defeats Chris Curtis in the Main Event   LOS ANGELES – April 1, 2016 – INSIDE MMA Host and UFC Hall of Famer Bas Rutten didn’t back down when challenged on-air by UFC Fighter Michael Bisping during a satellite interview on tonight’s broadcast. The name-calling exchange was so heated that guest host Ron Kruck, who subbed for...

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Official Weigh-In Results for ‘AXS TV Fights: CES MMA 33’ Tomorrow Night

Official Weigh-In Results for ‘AXS TV Fights: CES MMA 33’ Tomorrow Night OFFICIAL WEIGH-IN RESULTS FOR ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 33’ TOMORROW NIGHT AT 9 P.M. ET/6 P.M. PT ON AXS TV LOS ANGELES – March 10, 2016 – CES MMA bantamweight title contenders Andre Soukhamthath (9-3) and Kody Norby (6-3) came in on weight today at the promotion’s official weigh-in event ahead of tomorrow night’s AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA 33 broadcast. The action kicks off live Friday night on AXS TV an hour early at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT with commentary from UFC Hall of Famer Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello from the Twin River Casino in Lincoln, Rhode Island. The official weigh-in results for CES MMA 33 are as follows. Weight (in pounds) is listed in parenthesis: Main Card – Begins at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT on AXS TV Main Event – Bantamweight title Fight – Andre Soukhamthath...

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Official Weigh-In Results for ‘AXS TV Fights: CES MMA XXXI’ Tomorrow Night

Official Weigh-In Results for ‘AXS TV Fights: CES MMA XXXI’ Tomorrow Night   OFFICIAL WEIGH-IN RESULTS FOR ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA XXXI’ TOMORROW NIGHT AT 9 P.M. ET/6 P.M. PT ON AXS TV LOS ANGELES – Oct. 29, 2015 – CES MMA held their official weigh-ins today for tomorrow night’s broadcast of AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA XXXI which AXS TV will broadcast live at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT from the Twin River Casino in Lincoln, Rhode Island. AXS TV FIGHTS commentators Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello will call the action as Chip Moraza-Pollard (10-8) and Gil de Freitas (17-5) fight for the vacant welterweight title. In the co-main event, Chuck O’Neil (15-7) makes his middleweight debut against Daniel Vizcaya (8-3) following the fight between former training partners Dinis Paiva (7-5) and Kody Norby (4-3), who butted heads at the weigh-ins. Also on the televised main...

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CES MMA JOINS THE AXS TV FIGHTS FAMILY SIGNING MULTI-YEAR BROADCAST RIGHTS AGREEMENT

AXS TV FIGHTS SIGNS MULTI-YEAR BROADCAST RIGHTS AGREEMENT WITH CES MMA   The New Partnership Officially Begins With ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA’ Jan. 30, 2015 Los Angeles – Sept. 18, 2014 – AXS TV FIGHTS, cable’s premier destination for in-depth reporting and coverage of the world’s fastest growing sport, MMA, has signed an exclusive broadcast rights agreement with CES MMA, the East Coast’s principal MMA organization. The multi-year deal follows the success of AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA XXV held Aug. 8. The new partnership officially begins with AXS TV FIGHTS: CES MMA on Jan. 30, 2015, it was announced today by Andrew Simon, CEO of AXS TV FIGHTS.   CES MMA joins AXS TV FIGHTS’ prestigious Friday night line-up of regional and international combat sports promotions, which features Las Vegas-based Muay Thai organization LION FIGHT, Texas-based Legacy Fighting Championship, Canadian MMA promotion Maximum Fighting Championship and Las Vegas’ Resurrection Fighting...

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