Category Archives: MFC

MFC 41: All In Results and Photos

MFC 41: All In Results  [PHOTO ALBUM] Shane Campbell beats Marcus Edwards :29 of 2nd TKO Jeremy Osheim beats Victor Valimaki at 1:04 of 1st round TKO Miles Anstead beats Jared McComb unanimous. All judges score 30-27 Andrew McInnes beats Ryan Healy at 2:49 of 1st round via rear naked choke Kyle Oliveira beats Corey Gower. Goes distance / Unanimous decision Graham Park beats Justin Schmit at 3:20 of 1st round via rear naked choke. Christopher Boisvert beats Nick Hrabec at 1:11 of the 1st round due to strikes. Unanswered blows Brad Katona beats Mike Hay at 2:47 of the 1st round via TKO  ...

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MFC 41 Weigh In Results

MFC 41 Weigh In Results Edwards vs. Campbell superfight tops Friday’s AXS TV Fights lineup The Maximum Fighting Championship’s official weigh-in for MFC 41: All In was the final hurdle for the fighters prior to Friday’s fight card airing live on AXS TV Fights. Headlining the event from the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton, Alberta, is an MFC Superfight Title Eliminator with Marcus “Bad Intentions” Edwards facing Shane “Shaolin” Campbell. If Edwards is victorious, he will be named interim MFC lightweight champ as current belt-holder Tom Gallicchio is sidelined due to injury. A victory for Campbell will give the right to fight for the MFC lightweight or welterweight title. However, Campbell weighed in over the 160-pound catchweight limit, stepping off the scale at 163.4 pounds and forfeiting 20% of his purse. Edwards weighed in at 160.4 pounds. In the co-main event, former MFC light-heavyweight champion Victor “The Matrix” Valimaki and...

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Edwards-Campbell Superfight Taking Center Stage At MFC 41 McInnes Now Set To Tangle With Healy At All In

Edwards-Campbell Superfight Taking Center Stage At MFC 41 McInnes Now Set To Tangle With Healy At All In With several injuries taking place, the Maximum Fighting Championship is announcing two major lineup changes to the MFC 41: All In card taking place on Friday, October 3 in Edmonton, Alberta, and live on AXS TV Fights. Reigning MFC lightweight champion Tom Gallicchio has been forced out of his first title defense due to a severe elbow injury. With Gallicchio shelved, top-ranked lightweight contender Marcus “Bad Intentions” Edwards (7-2) will now meet striking sensation Shane “Shaolin” Campbell (9-2) in a unique MFC superfight. If Edwards is victorious, he will not only be named the interim lightweight champion, he will automatically be placed into a title fight against either Gallicchio (should he return from injury in a reasonable timeframe) or a new challenger. Should Campbell come out on...

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The Future of Birchak? by @SFAMartin

Anthony Birchak, born out of the State of Arizona, has made a name for himself north of the border in Canada. Edmonton, Alberta, the home of Maximum Fighting Championship has witnessed Birchak perform and grow not only as a mixed martial artist but also as a person and role model. The nearly undefeated bantamweight has fought twice for MFC, and was scheduled for a third bout which he was eventually held off from competing on. Earlier this week it was released by the MFC that Birchak’s via issues would prevent him from coming into Canada and not being able to defend his title for his scheduled next defense later this year. Birchak responded to the MFC press release, and certainly let it be known that he again is unhappy with MFC media. “Now this is the second time they’ve brought up issues to further make things...

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MFC Releases Anthony Birchak

Maximum Fighting Championship Owner/President Mark Pavelich announced today that Anthony Birchak has been released from the organization due to the fact he can no longer cross the border from the United States into Canada. The travel restrictions were applied by American officials due to personal circumstances. Birchak’s slated title defense against No. 1 contender Jesse Brock has been removed from the MFC 41: All In card, and Brock’s title shot will be rescheduled as soon as possible. That spot on the MFC 41 card, set for Friday, October 3 in Edmonton, Alberta, and live on AXS TV Fights, will be replaced with an announcement forthcoming shortly. The MFC 41 card will feature the lightweight title matchup pitting champion Tom “Da Tank” Gallicchio against top challenger Marcus “Bad Intentions” Edwards, plus bouts showcasing MFC notables Victor “The Matrix” Valimaki, Andrew “Andrewconda” McInnes, Shane “Shaolin” Campbell, and...

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MAXIMUM FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP: Two Title Fights & Stacked Card Pack MFC 41: ALL IN – Birchak VS Brock

Tickets on sale now for electrifying night of mixed martial arts A pair of title fights plus a lineup packed with stars will all be part of the Maximum Fighting Championship’s MFC 41: All In taking place live on Friday, October 3 at the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton, Alberta, and live on AXS TV Fights. ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————– ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————– VIP and Row 1-4 tickets for MFC 41: All In are on sale now by calling the MFC Ticket Hotline at (780) 504-2024. All other tickets for MFC 41 are available via www.ticketmaster.ca & GO ON SALE Wednesday June 18.2014/ 3:00 pm MT / 5:00 pm ET/ 2:00 pm PT Topping the card will be a battle for MFC world bantamweight crown as reigning champion Anthony Birchak defends his title for the first time against No. 1 contender Jesse Brock. In the co-main event, newly crowned MFC...

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MFC 40 – RESULTS & PHOTOS: Sponsored By Brawler Fight Gear

TeamMadHouse Member Jason Gemmer is reporting the action live as it unfolds tonight from the Maximum Fighting Championship MFC 40: Crowned Kings These Results are Sponsored by Brawler Fight Gear [Photo Album] Coming Soon ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————– Main Card: Sam Alvey vs. Wes Swofford (Middleweight Title Fight) Sam Alvey wins 1:02 of 4 th via k. O. Kurt Southern vs. Tom Gallicchio (Lightweight Title Fight) Tom Gallicchio wins 4:11 of 1st via rear naked Victor Valimaki vs. Bill Widler Victor Valimaki wins via rear naked 3:36 of 1st round Kevin Croom vs. Jesse Brock Jesse Brock wins split decision Marcus Edwards vs. Aaron Gallant Marcus Edwards wins via rear naked 4:51 of 1st Shane Campbell vs. Jerrid Burke Shane Campbell wins via TKO :43 sec of 2 nd Preliminary Card: Corey Gower defeats Jon Barnard via Split Decision Cody Moorman vs. Levon Kinley defeats Cody Moorman via...

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MFC 40: Weigh-In Results

Title fights locked at official weigh-in for MFC 40 Middleweight & Lightweight crowns on the line Friday on AXS TV Fights ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————– Both title fights are secured after the official weigh-in for the Maximum Fighting Championship’s MFC 40: Crowned Kings taking place on Friday night live on AXS TV Fights from the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton, Alberta. MFC middleweight champ “Smilen” Sam Alvey (21-5) will make the first defence of his title putting his belt on the line against fellow Californian Wes “Nile” Swofford (9-4). Alvey toed the scale at 184.0 pounds while Swofford had no trouble as well stepping off at 184.2 pounds. A rematch between Kurt “The Hurt” Southern and Tom “Da Tank” Gallicchio will also be officially for the MFC lightweight title. The title was going to be at stake when they first met at MFC 39 but Gallicchio missed weight....

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MAXIMUM FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP: Birchak injury puts Kevin Croom vs Jesse Brock as MFC Title Eliminator

The Maximum Fighting Championship has sourced out a strong replacement to fill an injury void that has caused a change to the MFC 40: Crowned Kings lineup. ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————– Due to an injury suffered in training, reigning MFC bantamweight champ Anthony Birchak is unable to fight on Friday, May 9 on the AXS TV Fights card emanating from the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton, Alberta. With Birchak out, “The Hard-Hitting Hillbilly” Kevin Croom (14-4) will now battle Jesse Brock (16-8) in a three-round title eliminator. Brock has been signed to a multi-fight contract. “While other organizations would panic, canceling fights or moving their show date completely, the Maximum Fighting Championship staff just works hard like always and fixes things in the best way possible,” said MFC Owner/President Mark Pavelich. “In a strange turn of events, it was Jesse Brock who’d been calling out Anthony Birchak for quite...

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Shane Campbell joins MFC ranks

‘Shaolin’ aiming for knockout impression in May 9th debut at Crowned Kings ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————– The Maximum Fighting Championship’s newest addition promises to put on a show every time he leaps the top rope into the MFC ring. And he doesn’t want to wait for the first opportunity to prove himself so he’s jumping into action right away with a spot on the MFC 40: Crowned Kings stacked lineup. Shane “Shaolin” Campbell has signed a multi-fight agreement with the MFC and will debut in the organization live on AXS TV Fights on Friday, May 9 at the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton, Alberta. His opponent for the featured lightweight battle will be announced shortly. “I want to get in there and bang it out. When I start KOing people, my title shot will come,” said Campbell (8-2), who has won four of his last five outings. “People...

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