The sixth annual #WorldJudoDay is Friday 28 October, the birthday of judo founder Jigoro Kano.
John Pollock, John Ramdeen and Robin Black discuss Max Holloway vs. Anthony “Showtime” Pettis added to UFC 206, Georges St-Pierre responds to Michael Bisping, Tatsuya Kawajiri and Shane Carwin sign with RIZIN FF on Fight News Now.
In Part 1 of Liam McGeary, In Camp, we follow him to Renzo Gracie’s gym and talk about being 100% healthy for the first time in a while.
John Pollock welcomes UFC light heavyweight Anthony “Rumble” Johnson to chat UFC 206, Bellator’s Brennan Ward recounts saving a child this week and how Bjorn Rebney gave him his break, plus all the week’s news and a Twitter Q&A segment.
Bellator MMA has added a pair of electric matchups to its first ever event in Ireland, pitting Northern Ireland’s own James Gallagher (4-0) against Anthony Taylor (1-1), as well as flyweight phenom Bruna Ellen (2-1) meeting Helen Harper (4-1) during the main card of “Bellator 169: King Mo vs. Ishii,” inside 3Arena on Dec. 16.
Hard-hitting featherweight world champion Jesus Cuellar (28-1, 21 KOs) is set to take on former three-division world champion Abner Mares (29-2-1, 15 KOs) in a world title showdown that headlines a Premier Boxing Champions event on Saturday, December 10.
Check out all the behind-the-scenes action from GLORY 33 New Jersey.
Three UFC championship belts are on the line at UFC 205 – as well as history. Hear from the champions and challengers in this extended preview: Eddie Alvarez, Conor McGregor, Tyron Woodley, Stephen Thompson, Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Karolina Kowalkiewicz.
John Ramdeen and Robin Black discuss the themes heading into UFC 206; fans not fully content with the event so far; attaching Georges St-Pierre to the card; Michael Bisping challenging GSP, the option to watch or not watch the event, true expertise, a glance at UFC Fight Night Mexico: Rafael dos Anjos vs. Tony Ferguson preview and more unboxing of the Topps UFC Knockout 2016 cards on 5 Rounds Today.
Boxing’s only eight division world champion and the reigning Fighter of the Decade Senator Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao, held a media workout on Wednesday at Wild Card Boxing Club in Hollywood, Calif.
Amateur sensation Katie Taylor has signed with Matchroom Boxing and will make her professional debut at The SSE Arena, Wembley in London on November 26.
The United Arab Emirates is the setting for the fourth IJF Grand Slam of the 2016 season from Friday 28 to Sunday 30 October and marks the return of a number of Rio 2016 Olympic medallists who will compete for the first time since Brazil.
A near brawl broke out today between former world champions Wilfredo “Papito” Vázquez, Jr. (24-6-1, 19 KOs) and Juan Manuel “JuanMa” López (34-5, 31 KOs) at today’s press conference, during the traditional face-off picture, in advance of this Saturday night’s grudge showdown, airing live on Fight Network from Roberto Clemente Coliseum in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Former Two-Division World Champion and Future Hall of Famer Bernard “The Executioner” Hopkins (55-7-2, 32 KOs) and Light Heavyweight Contender Joe Smith Jr. (22-1, 18 KOs) hosted a Los Angeles press conference on Monday to discuss their 12-round battle set for December 17 at the Forum in Inglewood, Calif.
Bellator MMA is proud to announce the signing of Ralek Gracie (3-0) to an exclusive multi-fight, multi-year contract.
GLORY, the world’s premier kickboxing league, today announced the finalized cards for GLORY 35 Nice and GLORY 35 SuperFight Series, taking place at Palais Nikaia in Nice, France on Saturday, Nov. 5.
Gabe Morency and GambLou discuss the opening betting lines on Diego Sanchez vs. Marcin Held at UFC Fight Night Mexico, and the bantamweight title fight between Dominick Cruz and Cody Garbrandt at UFC 207 on MMA Meltdown.
Former UFC lightweight contender Gray Maynard joins Gabe Morency to speak on fatherhood, career longevity, upcoming bout vs. Ryan Hall at TUF 24 Finale, training with Forrest Griffin, Randy Couture, Sam Stout, Chris Horodecki at Xtreme Couture; moving into smarter training and more on MMA Meltdown.
John Pollock, John Ramdeen and Robin Black discuss the business side of UFC 206: Michael Bisping saying he has verbally agreed to face Georges St-Pierre, plus more on Fight News Now.
John Ramdeen is joined by Ace Fighting Championship lightweight champion Adam Defreitas ahead of his bout vs. Eric Sandy at Ace Fighting Championship 6 on Nov. 11 to speak on training with Elias Theodorou, Mitch Gagnon and Josh Hill, goals in MMA and more.
The Kovalev vs. Ward “Pound for Pound” HBO Pay-Per-View telecast on November 19 from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. will now include the 10-round middleweight showdown between Curtis “The Cerebral Assassin” Stevens (28-5, 21 KOs) and James “The King” De La Rosa (23-4, 13 KOs).
Undefeated rising star Jarrett Hurd (18-0, 12 KOs) will now match up against former title challenger Jo Jo Dan (35-3, 18 KOs) in a 10-round showdown featured on Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on Spike Saturday, Nov. 12 from Temple University’s Liacouras Center in Philadelphia.
This Saturday night’s grudge match between Puerto Rican former world champions Wilfredo “Papito” Vázquez, Jr and Juan Manuel “JuanMa” López is no hype job.
Take a sneak peek at the HBO Sports Special – My Fight: Kovalev vs. Ward.
After a very successful first day for the International Judo Federation at Sportel Monaco 2016, the world’s leading marketing and TV rights convention, with the important and historical signature of the partnership with Japanese based company, Hakuhodo DY Media Partners Incorporated, the IJF had a fruitful second day as the IJF Judo for the World film dedicated to Japan was a finalist at the Sportel Awards.
Vladimir Tikhonov, rated No 9 by the WBA, and No 13 by WBO, has put word out that he’s ready, willing and more than able to rumble with the best and brightest in the super bantamweight division.
Check out the full fight between Gervonta Davis vs. Mario Antonio Macias Orozco from Premier Boxing Champions on June 3, 2016.
John Ramdeen and Robin Black preview Dominick Cruz vs. Cody “No Love” Garbrandt added to UFC 207, WSOF 34 stacking their year-end event with Justin Gaethje, Jon Fitch, Jake Shields, Yushin Okami and more on Fight News Now.
Due to unforeseen circumstances, Lee Baxter Promotions’ card scheduled for Thursday evening at the Powerade Center in Brampton, Ontario has been postponed until further notice.
UFC contender TJ Dillashaw lives in Colorado and was at GLORY 34 DENVER with his coach Duane Ludwig. Backstage he spoke with the GLORY video crew about his own desire to kickbox and his thoughts on rival Dominick Cruz.
Rashad Evans walks us through the eight most memorable moments of his illustrious career.
John Ramdeen and Robin Black break down the rest of the bouts at TKO 36: Resurrection ahead of November 4 event in Montreal including Malcolm Gordon vs. Dimitri Waardenburg, Lindsay Garbatt vs. Maguy Berchel and more.