Category Archives: Donald Pierce

Shannon Sinn debuts at Glory 24 Denver

Shannon Sinn debuts at Glory 24 Denver Shannon Sinn debuts at Glory 24 Denver By Donald Pierce Every fighter trains to win, not Shannon Sinn she trains to win and beat the best girl in the world. Coming off a hard fought victory at Invicta FC against bitter rival Maureen Riordon. Sinn is looking to putting another win on her record when she once again faces Riordon, but this time in a kickboxing match in the glory 24 ring this fri October 9th. Switching up her training to strictly stand up, Sinn has been training with some of the best women fighters not only in Colorado but in the nation. Training with the likes of Rose Namajunas, JJ Aldrich, Jenna Mcallister, Brittany Elkin and many more. I asked Shannon what its like to train with some of the best “I have the best sparring and...

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Sparta Combat League – Monarchs of Sparta Results

SCL- Monarchs of Sparta  121/14/13 Pro heavyweight title Josh Copeland Def. Jesse Hernandez By ud Pro lightweight title Marcus Edwards Def. Alexsander Rayes by tko: 10. Frist round Pro walterweight title Matthew Cox Def. Rocky Johnson by split Dec.   Amateur lightweight title Yomi Herarda Def Adam Vigil via Dec. Randall Shuckman Def. Dylan Oligo via arm bar frist round Jarrod Jordan Def.  Even Barrett guillotine rd 2 Michael Engle Dec Sam Fernandez by tko: 17 rd1 Jessie Aims Dec Hector Lumba rd 3 via shoulder lock   Awards FOTN: COPELAND VS HERNANDEZ KO OF THE NIGHT : MARCUS EDWARDS TAP OF THE NIGHT : RANDALL SHUCKMAN ALL HEART AWARD : HECTOR LUMBA Event can be purchased anytime before or after the event at GFL.TV http://www.gfl.tv/Events/Fight/MMA/Sparta_Combat_League__Monarchs_of_Sparta/2230 The Leader In Local MMA News – MMAmadhouse.com...

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Sparta Combat League – Lords of the Legion Results

            Sparta Combat League – Lords of the Legion   11/16/13 Jared Deaguero def Nick Laney via UD Nick Honstein def Josh Mercado via RNC RD1 @2:25 Ben DeAnda def Matt Cano via TKO RD2 @1:21 Sid Bice def Anthony Session via TKO RD1 @2:26 Pro Thai Lorawrnt T Nelson def Chris Tramell via UD 29-27, 30-26 (x2) Pro Thai Zack Wells def Bryan Scrapper via TKO RD1 @2:07 Robert Parish def Tyler Pringle via Tap RD1 @0:28 Tadd Harding def Luke Melchior via D’arce Choke RD3 @1:15 Event can be purchased anytime before or after the event at GFL.TV or http://www.gfl.tv/Events/Fight/MMA/Sparta_Combat_League__Lords_of_the_Legion/2194...

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Sinn times 2. Two weight division champion ready to make a splash at the next level

Sinn times 2. Two weight division champion ready to make a splash at the next level By Donald Pierce mmamadhouse.com Colorado When you go to most events in Colorado you will usually see fan favorite Shannon Sinn, always supporting local MMA fighters this Sparta two weight division champion,RFA veteran and ring of fire veteran she is always ready for a good fight. As a star track and field star athlete Shannon was all ways striven to be the best. Shannon was looking for something to keep her busy and in shape then came MMA. Always eager to learn and sharpen her skills Shannon started to train and fight then she found Albert Rosals from strictly boxing and she found her home. When you hear her name announced to the ring and hearing No One Left Standing pumping thru the speakers you know there’s going to be a fight adding the deafening...

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Gods Warrior

  Gods Warrior by Donald Pierce On December 14 the stage is set for what could be the changing of the guard, as Sparta Combat League Welterweight champion (20-12) Rocky “The Rock Monster” Johnson takes on (3-0) Matthew Cox. I had the privilege of talking to Mr.Cox about his upcoming fight and I got to say it’s hard not to like the guy with a ear to ear smile and a true nice guy attitude you wouldn’t think this guy is one of the top fighters in the state.   Born in Austin, Texas, Mr. Cox moved to Colorado because of family and work in which he started to get into MMA “Colorado is coming up in MMA the promoters are getting better shows the gyms are taking it more serious it’s a great place to fight”. Always fighting as a kid Mr. Cox took quick to...

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UFC GYM Westminister grand opening

UFC GYM Westminister grand opening Photo courtesy: Diana Rael Blood courtesy:Adam Doyle When u walk into the new UFC gym in Westminster, Colorado ( Grand opening Sat October 26th) you can smell the success not becuase of the gyms name, but from the hard work of the who come in to change there life. You will hear heavy bags being hit, Fighters in the ring sparing, and sound of personal trainers driveing there clients to succeed every thing you should hear in a world class gym. With amazeing new equipment and new look the UFC GYM has all the resources to iter become a elite fighter or get in the best shape of your life. With Class for all ages in BJJ/THAI/BOXING and CARDIO This is the place to train not not to metion you never know who might walk threw the door. And did...

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The Rise of Sparta

The Rise of Sparta By: Donald Pierce Edited by : Steven PIno Every great civilization has had a great leader to help them rise to greatness. The Sparta Combat League (SCL) has just that in Jeff Cisneros. SCL has dedicated itself to giving back to people in need and the great men and women who serve our country on a day to day basis all while treating the brave fighters who stepped in his cage like family and always looking out for his warriors. Jeff began SCL as Beatdown Promotions as a way to give back to people and also to get his very well known supplement company Spartan Labs more exposure. He set up what is one of the most anticipated cards of the year in Army vs Marines. He started doing charity drives at the shows, giving back to the men and woman...

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Sparta Combat League: PHENOMS. Results & Recap

Sparta Combat League: PHENOMS. Recap   You can fill the excitement in the crowd of Denver’s Grizzly Rose it’s fight day. And the card titled simply PHENOMS lived up to the hype. Highlights of the night: Kevin “the bulldog” Breidenbach took on Don” Doomsday” Westmen, Being a heavy underdog Breidenbach was more than game taking down Westmen early. In the first landing some good ground and pound Westman Got to his feet and landed hard strikes. Then delivering a illegal knee that rocked Breidenbach clearly to some pep out his step the two then exchanged strikes Westman put Breidenbach to the mat taking his back and landed ground and pound just to get stopped buy a illegal punch to the back of the head Westman had a point taken away. The fighter’s exchanged strikes and Westmen finally put the game Breidenbach down for the night...

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SPARTA COMBAT LEAGUE BRINGS ALL THE PHENOMS OUT FOR A OCTOBER BANG

SPARTA COMBAT LEAGUE BRINGS ALL THE PHENOMS OUT FOR A OCTOBER BANG SPARTA COMBAT LEAGUE BRINGS ALL THE PHENOMS OUT FOR A OCTOBER BANG On October 12 Sparta Combat League brings  The show simply called Phenoms,  it’s going to live up to its name. With 10 fights and three titles on the line prepare to see fireworks. To top it all of a 185lbs pro Muay Thai battle between very talented Garrett Culpepper vs Charlie Brown. In the same night you will see husband and wife both fight for titles as Latrishia Breidenbach takes on very explosive Shannon Sinn in what will be a none stop slug fest in a amateur 125 title fight, then Kevin Breidenbach takes on Fight to Win 205 champion Don “Doomsday”Westman in a test of wills in a 205 amateur title bout. The hits keep comeing whean the big boys come out...

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