IJF Paris Grand Slam 2016 Day 1 Recap & Photos

The Paris Grand Slam 2016, the first IJF Grand Slam of the new and Olympic season, opened on Saturday with 276 judoka (155 men, 121 women) fighting on day one at the AccorHotels Arena.

Chris Leben Signs with Bellator MMA

Bellator MMA is proud to announce the signing of Chris “The Crippler” Leben (22-11) to an exclusive multi-year, multi-fight contract.

Judo Canada: Beauchemin-Pinard in Top Ten

This weekend, Canadian judokas are participating in an important competition, the Paris Grand Slam, in their quest to qualify for the Rio Olympic Games.

BAMMA Signs 4 New Multi-Fight Deals for Lightweight Fighters

BAMMA is pleased to announce the signing of four new multi-fight deals in the BAMMA Lightweight division. These include the resigning of BAMMA Lightweight Champion Martin ’50 Cal’ Stapleton and BAMMA Lonsdale Champion Marc ‘Bonecrusher’ Diakiese, and the two new additions being welcomed to the stacked Lightweight talent pool are Damien ‘Frankenstein’ Lapilus and Mario ‘Rudeboy’ Saeed.

Stapleton-Lapulus Lightweight Title Fight Added to BAMMA 25 on May 14

The Rampaging Rochdale fighter Martin ’50 Cal’ Stapleton (17-4) claimed the BAMMA Lightweight title at BAMMA 23: Night of Champions, when he dispatched Gavin ‘Warhorse’ Sterritt in short order by the way of a submission victory in the 1st round.

IJF Paris Grand Slam 2016 Preview

The IJF World Judo Tour 2016 has arrived in France for the Paris Grand Slam 2016 as the stars of the sport aim for a major victory in a crucial Rio 2016 Olympic qualification event which takes place at the AccorHotels Arena from Saturday 6 – Sunday 7 February.

Bellator 151 Adds Bubba Jenkins vs. Goiti Yamauchi on March 4

The main card of “Bellator 151: Warren vs. Caldwell” on March 4 is coming together with today’s addition of Goiti Yamauchi(19-2), who will meet Bubba Jenkins (10-2) in featherweight action, with both men hoping to keep their current winning streaks intact.

Legacy Fighting Championship 51 Weigh-in Results

With the vacant Legacy Fighting Championship bantamweight title on the line tomorrow night, top prospects Ricardo Ramos (8-0) and Manny Vazquez (8-1) took to the scales at today’s weigh-in event for AXS TV FIGHTS: Legacy Fighting Championship 51.

Three New Bouts Complete WSOF 29: Gaethje vs. Foster Main Card on March 12

World Series of Fighting (WSOF.com) announced today the addition of three main card matchups, including a heavyweight co-main event contest between Josh “Cuddly Bear” Copeland(11-3) and Mike “300” Hayes (19-10-2), to its highly anticipated WSOF29: Gaethje vs. Foster world lightweight (155 pounds) championship event.

Pacquiao-Bradley 3 Undercard Stars’ Super Bowl 50 Predictions

Before they enter the ring for their super brawls, Arthur Abraham, undefeated contenders Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez, Oscar Valdez and Jose Ramirez, former world champion Evgeny Gradovich, and dangerous veteran Manny Perez took time out to make predictions on Super Bowl 50.

A-Z Guide to IJF Paris Grand Slam 2016

The IJF has produced an A-Z guide of all of the highlights of the world-renowned Paris spectacular and of what can be expected in 2016.

Gavin McDonnell Lands Dream World Title Eliminator in Manchester

Gavin McDonnell can take a huge step towards a World title when he faces Jorge Sanchez for the WBC Silver Super-Bantamweight title and an official eliminator for the WBC World title at the sold-out Manchester Arena on February 27.