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Starting 2014 Championship Fighting Alliance (CFA)will be changing this method by implementing a new payment system

Starting 2014 Championship Fighting Alliance (CFA)will be changing this method by implementing a new payment system Currently in the MMA industry fighters are paid as follows:1. Showpurse – Fighters will receive compensation for showing up to the fight.2. Win Bonus – Fighters receive additional payment upon winning a fight.Starting 2014 Championship Fighting Alliance (CFA)will be changing this method by implementing a new payment system that elicits a new approach from fighters. In addition to the Showpurse and Win Bonus, CFA will be adding a Finish Bonus. This bonus will be awarded exclusively to fighters who finish a fight by any of the following: Tapout, KO, TKO or Submission. This revolutionary system will change the MMA game as we know it, giving fighters a greater intensive to leave it all in the cage. No more needlessly prolonged fights. Adhering to the commitment of building Champions, this new methods will separate the true Champions from the ones who simply...

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Championship Fighting Alliance: CFA 11 UPDATE

Championship Fighting Alliance: CFA 11 UPDATE OVEREEM INJURES RIB, PULLED FROM FIGHT MIKE KYLE vs. TRAVIS WIUFF 2 IS NEW MAIN EVENT CFA 11 – LIVE MAY 24 FROM BANKUNITED CENTER Tickets on Sale Now Through CFAfights.com & Ticketmaster.com Miami Fla. – Jorge de la Noval, CEO and Founder of Championship Fighting Alliance (CFA) today confirmed that Valentijn Overeem injured his rib during training this week and has been pulled from the main event of the organization’s May 24 card. Travis Wiuff, who previously battled Mike Kyle to a no-contest in 2010, will replace Overeem and rematch with Kyle as the new main event for CFA 11. “Everyone at CFA wishes Valentijn Overeem a fast recovery from the rib injury he incurred this week,” said de la Noval. “He had to pull out of this fight, but fortunately we have found a replacement. I’m pleased...

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CFA 10 Results

  James McSweeney defeats Dion Staring via KO/TKO, Head Kick and Punches Main Event 0:38 Round 1 Allanna Jones defeats Kelsey De Santis via Decision, Split Main Card | Tournament Quarter-Finals | Featherweight | 145 lbs (65.8 kg) Peggy Morgan defeats Revelina Berto via Decision, Unanimous Main Card | Tournament Quarter-Finals | Featherweight | 145 lbs (65.8 kg) Oscar Delgado defeats Byron Byrd via KO/TKO, Punch Main Card 2:12 Round 1 Ashlee Evans-Smith defeats Tori Adams via Decision, Unanimous Main Card | Tournament Quarter-Finals | Featherweight | 145 lbs (65.8 kg) Fallon Fox defeats Ericka Newsome via KO/TKO, Knee Main Card | Tournament Quarter-Finals | Featherweight | 145 lbs (65.8 kg) 0:39 Round 1 Jake Gombocz defeats Lucas Jackson via Submission, Rear Naked Choke Main Card 1:44 Round 3 Jacob Brunelle defeats Guillermo Marin via Decision, Unanimous Main Card  ...

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S. Florida’s Premier Fighting Promotion CFA Brings WMMA to the MIA Main Event Features UFC vs. Strikeforce Veterans

S. Florida’s Premier Fighting Promotion CFA Brings WMMA to the MIA Main Event Features UFC vs. Strikeforce Veterans   February 15, 2013 PRESS RELEASE (Miami, FL) – , S. Florida’s premier MMA fighting promotion announces CFA 10 featuring UFC vs. Strikefore Veterans and the debut of the first WMMA in tournament in Mia.  The exciting night of fights will feature a main event light heavyweight fight between Ultimate Fighter alum and UFC veteran  (10-10; 0-0 CFA) versus Strikeforce veteran  (28-8; 0-0 CFA). CFA started 2013 with a Night of Champions, crowning four title champions, which included a 25 second first round knockout of  (11-4; 3-1 CFA) by  (15-6; 2-0 CFA).  “We aren’t one of these puppet MMA organizations,” said Jorge de la Noval, CEO of CFA.  “We don’t have easy fights.  We don’t offer these guys bums to help them build up their career.  If you want to fight for CFA you better be ready...

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Championship Fighting Alliance 9 results

Championship Fighting Alliance 9 results Luiz Firmino defeats Luis Palomino via Decision, Unanimous (CFA  LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP) 5 Rounds, 25:00 Total Josh Sampo defeats Alexis Vila via Submission, Guillotine Choke (CFA FLYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP) 2:26 Round 5 of 5 Marcelo Alfaya defeats Valdir Araujo via KO/TKO (CFA WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP) 0:25 Round 1 of 5 Sean Soriano defeats Victor Delgado via Decision, Unanimous (CFA FEATHERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP) 5 Rounds, 25:00 Total Elvin Leon Brito defeats Patrick Cenoble via Decision, Unanimous 3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Pablo Alfonso defeats Shah Bobonis via Submission, Rear Naked Choke 3:24 Round 1 of 3 Yosdenis Cedeno defeats Ryan DeRocher via KO/TKO, Head Kick and Punches 0:37 Round 2 of 3 Mike King defeats Billy Garris via Submission, Strikes 2:05 Round 1 of 3 Socrates Pierre defeats Michael Lilly via Submission, Anaconda Choke 3:52 Round 2 of 3 Charles Rosa defeats Jayson Jones via KO/TKO, Punches 3:52 Round 1 of 3 Trent McCown defeats Michael Trujillo via Submission, Guillotine Choke 1:01 Round 1 of 3 Shaun Dillon defeats Jose Caceres via Disqualificaton, Illegal Knee   Jean Bellefleur defeats Carlos Rodriguez via Decision, Unanimous 3 Rounds, 15:00 Total Gleidson DeJesus defeats Luis...

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CFA 145 WMMA Tournament

Championship Fighting Alliance (CFA) 145 WMMA Tournament at this point is a rumor but here is what I have so far. Once again WMMA fighters are getting top billing with CFA running a 145 tournament. We will see top names from around the world stepping up to see who the best is in this tournament. CFA has always produced top fighters, and having them run this tournament is exactly what I wanted. I know with the “Rousey Craze” a lot of new fans are coming to see the ladies do battle. To have another top MMA company like CFA bring women one more platform to showcase their skills is great for the fighters and fans. Fighters Rumored to be in the FCA tournament: Stacy Hayes Revelina Berto Taylor Stratford Peggy Morgan Brighton Hutton Ashley Evan Smith Fabiana Santos Kelsey De Santis...

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Championship Fighting Alliance 08: Fight Week Schedule

Days before Championship Fighting Alliance’s CFA 08 at the Hard Rock Live in Hollywood, Fl. October 6, 2012, CFA will hold a couple of events leading to the big show. First, on Thursday October 4, CFA will host a press conference at 11 a.m. at Paradise Live located at Seminole Paradis, 5715 Seminole Way, Hollywood, Fl. The event is the perfect opportunity to meet and greet CFA fighters. At the event, bring your cameras and video to chat with the fighters before they enter the cage at CFA 08. Also, fans will have a chance to take pictures with our beautiful CFA ring girls. On Friday October 5, CFA will hold its CFA 08 weigh-ins at 5 p.m. also at the Paradise Live. The big show will take place at the Hard Rock Live October 6, 2012. Doors open at 6 p.m. Media, please e-mail cfa@cfafights.com for the CFA 08 media credential form....

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Championship Fighting Alliance FINDS NEW HOME ON WORLD STAGE

Championship Fighting Alliance FINDS NEW HOME ON WORLD STAGE PRESS RELEASE Championship Fighting Alliance is moving to a new home in Hollywood, Fl. CFA will now hold shows at the Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino starting Saturday October 6, 2012 at 6 p.m with CFA 08. CFA CEO and founder Jorge De La Noval said the new venue is a major launch to the CFA brand. “We’re very happy with our new partnership with the Hard Rock,” said CEO Jorge De La Noval. “The Hard Rock Live is home to several well-known top selling artists and acts,” he said. “CFA will now be in the pool of great shows and events. Moving into the Hard Rock Live will allow our fighters and fans the opportunity to elevate our product and showcase it to a worldwide audience. The venue is a door...

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