Category Archives: RFA

AXS TV ANNOUNCES LONG-TERM AGREEMENT WITH LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE AS PART OF EXPANDED MMA LINEUP

AXS TV ANNOUNCES LONG-TERM AGREEMENT WITH LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE AS PART OF EXPANDED MMA LINEUP AXS TV ANNOUNCES LONG-TERM AGREEMENT WITH LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE AS PART OF EXPANDED MMA LINEUP Newly Formed Promotion Will Air 30 Live Events as Part of AXS TV FIGHTS’ Expanded 2017 Schedule Los Angeles – Monday, Sept. 19, 2016 – AXS TV FIGHTS and the LEGACY FIGHTING ALLIANCE (LFA) today announced an exclusive, long-term broadcasting agreement. The multi-year pact will see AXS TV FIGHTS broadcast 30 live LFA events in 2017. The newly formed LFA is the result of a merger between Legacy Fighting Championship and Resurrection Fighting Alliance, both of which rose to national prominence on AXS TV FIGHTS. The merger and new broadcast agreement now set the stage for the LFA and AXS TV FIGHTS to expand on their reputations as the proving ground for the next generation...

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Inside MMA Interview with Dan Henderson, Plus RFA 43 Highlights

Inside MMA Interview with Dan Henderson, Plus RFA 43 Highlights   DAN HENDERSON DISCUSSES TITLE SHOT VERSUS MICHAEL BISPING, RETIREMENT AND MORE ON AXS TV’S ‘INSIDE MMA’ Brian Camozzi Submits Nick Barns to Win the Welterweight Title on ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: RESURRECTION FIGHTING ALLIANCE 43’ Los Angeles – Sept. 9, 2016 – UFC middleweight contender Dan Henderson sat down with INSIDE MMA host Bas Rutten and guest host Ron Kruck, who filled in for Mauro Ranallo tonight, to discuss his headlining title fight against champion Michael Bisping at UFC 204 next month. During their in-depth conversation, the 46-year-old fighter detailed how his unexpected title shot came to be, reflected on his 19-year MMA career, and discussed his plans to likely retire following his upcoming fight: http://bit.ly/IMMA_Henderson In a battle for the Resurrection Fighting Alliance welterweight title, Brian Camozzi (7-2) landed a first-round guillotine choke to finish...

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Official Weigh-In Results for ‘AXS TV Fights: Resurrection Fighting Alliance 43’

  Official Weigh-In Results for ‘AXS TV Fights: Resurrection Fighting Alliance 43’ ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: RESURRECTION FIGHTING ALLIANCE 43’ OFFICIAL WEIGH-IN RESULTS Los Angeles – Sept. 8, 2016 – Here are the official weigh in results for tomorrow night’s live broadcast of AXS TV FIGHTS: RESURRECTION FIGHTING ALLIANCE 43. The main card airs live on AXS TV at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT with commentary from Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello from the 1st Bank Center in Broomfield, Colorado. Official weigh-in results for RFA 43 are as follows, fighters’ record and official weight (in pounds) are listed in parenthesis. Televised Main Card: Main Event – Welterweight Title Fight – Nick Barnes (11-1, 168.2) vs. Brian Camozzi (6-2, 169) Co-Main Event – Middleweight Fight – Gabriel Checco (9-2, 185) vs. Adam Stroup (10-3, 185) Bantamweight Fight – Boston Salmon (5-0, 135.8) vs. Zac Riley (4-3, 135.6) Featherweight Fight –...

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AXS TV Fights: Resurrection Fighting Alliance 42 Weigh In Results

AXS TV Fights: Resurrection Fighting Alliance 42 Weigh In Results ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: RESURRECTION FIGHTING ALLIANCE 42’ OFFICIAL WEIGH-IN RESULTS Los Angeles – Aug. 18, 2016 – All fighters came in on weight today in anticipation of tomorrow night’s live broadcast of AXS TV FIGHTS: RESURRECTION FIGHTING ALLIANCE 42 at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT from Visalia Convention Center in Visalia, California. AXS TV FIGHTS commentator “The Voice” Michael Schiavello and guest commentator UFC Hall of Famer and INSIDE MMA host Bas Rutten will call the action live, meanwhile former UFC Heavyweight Champion and New Japan Pro Wrestling commentator Josh Barnett will fill in for Rutten on INSIDE MMA alongside series host Mauro Ranallo. Official weigh-in results for RFA 42 are as follows, fighters’ record and official weight (in pounds) are listed in parenthesis. Televised Main Card: Main Event – Lightweight Fight – Arther Estrazulas...

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‘INSIDE MMA’ EMBRACES ITS INNER ‘ALPHA’ WITH TEAM ALPHA MALE FIGHTERS PAIGE VANZANT, URIJAH FABER AND CODY GARBRANDT TONIGHT

‘INSIDE MMA’ EMBRACES ITS INNER ‘ALPHA’ WITH TEAM ALPHA MALE FIGHTERS PAIGE VANZANT, URIJAH FABER AND CODY GARBRANDT TONIGHT   ‘INSIDE MMA’ EMBRACES ITS INNER ‘ALPHA’ WITH TEAM ALPHA MALE FIGHTERS PAIGE VANZANT, URIJAH FABER AND CODY GARBRANDT TONIGHT Highlights From ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: RESURRECTION FIGHTING ALLIANCE 41’ Los Angeles – July 29, 2016 – AXS TV’s INSIDE MMA checked in with UFC fighters Paige Vanzant, Urijah Faber and Cody Garbrandt of Sacramento, California’s “Team Alpha Male” tonight as series host Bas Rutten and guest host Ron Kruck, who filled in for Mauro Ranallo, interviewed them about their upcoming fights. Highlights include: Paige Vanzant discussed how she has refocused on fighting following her second place finish on “Dancing with the Stars:”http://bit.ly/IMMA_Vanzant Cody Garbrandt took aim at top ranked UFC bantamweight fighters Dominick Cruz and T.J. Dillashaw, saying he doesn’t like champion Cruz’s style and that he “can’t knock...

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Official Weigh-In Results for AXS TV Fights: RFA 41

Official Weigh-In Results for AXS TV Fights: RFA 41 OFFICIAL WEIGH-IN RESULTS FOR ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: RESURRECTION FIGHTING ALLIANCE 41’ TOMORROW NIGHT Los Angeles – July 28, 2016 – Resurrection Fighting Alliance held their weigh-in event today for tomorrow night’s live broadcast of AXS TV FIGHTS: RFA 41 kicking off at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT with commentary from UFC Hall of Famer Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello from Cowboys Dance Hall in San Antonio, Texas. Official weigh-in results are as follows. Fighters’ record and weight (in pounds) are listed in parenthesis: Main Card: Main Event – Middleweight Fight – Joshua Clark (9-2, 186) vs. Trevin Giles (6-0, 183.8) Co-Main Event – Featherweight Fight – Jamall Emmers (9-3, 149) vs. Rivaldo Junior (15-5, 144.2) (note: fighters will re-weigh-in tomorrow morning at 11 a.m. CT with a target weight of 152) Lightweight Fight – Chris Pecero (14-6, 156) vs. Alex Hernandez (6-1, 155.8) Welterweight Fight...

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Up Close with BJJ Star Mackenzie Dern, Plus a 15-second KO on AXS TV Fights: RFA 40

Up Close with BJJ Star Mackenzie Dern, Plus a 15-second KO on AXS TV Fights: RFA 40 Here are the highlight clips from tonight’s “Inside MMA” and “AXS TV Fights: Resurrection Fighting Alliance 40” broadcasts: INSIDE MMA goes in-depth with Brazilian Ju-Jitsu World Champion Mackenzie Dern ahead of her MMA debut next Friday on AXS TV FIGHTS: LEGACY FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP 58: http://bit.ly/IMMA_Dern INSIDE MMA legal correspondent Amy Dardashtian breaks down the UFC sale and its implications with series hosts Mauro Ranallo and Bas Rutten:http://bit.ly/IMMA_Dardashtian MMA Junkie Radio’s George and Brian Garcia give their take UFC sale and more with Ranallo and Rutten: http://bit.ly/IMMA_JunkieRadio A 15-second knockout by Chase Waldon (10-1) highlights seven action-filled clashes on tonight’s AXS TV FIGHTS: RESURRECTION FIGHTING ALLIANCE 40. Check out the full highlight video here presented by Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello: http://bit.ly/RFA_40 RFA 40 Official Results: Main Event – Flyweight Fight – Chico Camus (16-7) won...

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All Fighters Make Weight for AXS TV Fights: Resurrection Fighting Alliance 40

All Fighters Make Weight for AXS TV Fights: Resurrection Fighting Alliance 40   ALL FIGHTERS MAKE WEIGHT FOR ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: RESURRECTION FIGHTING ALLIANCE 40’ TOMORROW NIGHT Los Angeles – July 14, 2016 – All fighters came in on weight today ahead of tomorrow night’s live broadcast of AXS TV FIGHTS: RESURRECTION FIGHTING ALLIANCE 40 at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT. The televised main card features seven professional fights headlined by a flyweight clash between Czar Sklavos (12-4) and Chico Camus (15-7). AXS TV FIGHTS commentators Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello call the action live from the Mystic Lake Casino in Prior Lake, Minnesota. Official weigh-in results for RFA 40 are as follows. Fighter’s weights (in pounds) and professional records are in parenthesis: Televised Main Card: Main Event – Flyweight Fight – Czar Sklavos (12-4, 125.2) vs. Chico Camus (15-7, 126) Co-Main Event – Bantamweight Fight – Terrion...

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Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson Talks Fedor Emeliananko and More on ‘Inside MMA,’ Plus RFA 39 Highlights

Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson Talks Fedor Emeliananko and More on ‘Inside MMA,’ Plus RFA 39 Highlights   QUINTON ‘RAMPAGE’ JACKSON TALKS FEDOR EMELIANENKO, BELLATOR AND FREE AGENCY ON AXS TV’S ‘INSIDE MMA’ TONIGHT Plus, Raoni Barcelos Retains His Featherweight Title in a Five-Round War with Bobby Moffett on ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: RESURRECTION FIGHTING ALLIANCE 39’ Los Angeles – June 17, 2016 – A week ahead of his headlining Bellator fight, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson had plenty to say on AXS TV’s INSIDE MMA as he sat down with series host Bas Rutten and guest host Josh Barnett, who filled in for host Mauro Ranallo tonight. In this clip, Jackson discusses if he would fight Fedor Emelianenko, training at age 37, MMA free agency, failed head kicks and more:http://bit.ly/IMMA-Jackson Resurrection Fighting Alliance (RFA) Featherweight Champion Raoni Barcelos (10-1) went back-and-forth with challenger Bobby Moffett (8-2) in a five-round battle and...

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Fight Network Presents MMA Tripleheader Friday, June 17 with WSOF, Hard Knocks & RFA

Fight Network Presents MMA Tripleheader Friday, June 17 with WSOF, Hard Knocks & RFA For Immediate Release – June 15, 2016 Fight Network Presents MMA Tripleheader Friday, June 17 with WSOF, Hard Knocks & RFA Toronto – Fight Network, the world’s premier 24/7 multi-platform channel dedicated to complete coverage of combat sports, presents an action-packed mixed martial arts tripleheader this Friday, June 17, beginning with a live 9 p.m. ET broadcast of World Series of Fighting 31: Ivanov vs. Copeland from Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Conn., followed by Hard Knocks Fighting 50 live from Calgary, Alberta, Canada’s Century Casino at 11 p.m. ET. Finally, RFA 39: Barcelos vs. Moffett will air via short tape delay from Indiana’s Hammond Civic Center at 2 a.m. ET.   All three cards will air on Fight Network across Canada and globally in over 30 countries in Europe, Africa and the Middle East. The live...

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