In the main event of the evening, Darrion Caldwell (9-1) was submitted by Joe Taimanglo (23-6-1) in an absolutely shocking upset :09 seconds into the third and final frame.
GLORY, the world’s premier kickboxing league, will make its way to the Garden State for the first time as Sun National Bank Center in Trenton, NJ hosts GLORY 33 New Jersey and GLORY 33 SuperFight Series on Friday, September 9.
Bellator MMA is heading back to the “Lone Star State,” where a heavyweight bout pitting Cheick Kongo (24-10-2) against Tony Johnson (10-2) will serve as the main event of “Bellator 161: Kongo vs. Johnson,” which takes place on September 16 at the H-E-B Center at Cedar Park, Texas.
It has been more than a month since World Boxing Association (WBA) world cruiserweight champion Beibut Shumenov (16-2, 10 KOs), based on the much publicized WBA Cruiserweight Tournament rules and regulations, petitioned the WBA to either declare a purse bid for a title fight between WBA Super cruiserweight champion Denis Lebedev, or strip Lebedev of his title belt for being non-compliant.
Undefeated former world champion Mikey Garcia talks to Sports Emmy® Award-Winning Writer Mark Kriegel in advance of his highly anticipated return to the ring. The knockout artist will face challenger Elio Rojas in a 10-round bout.
Welcome, everybody, to the Santa Cruz-Frampton telephone call. The event is Saturday, July 30, 2016, on SHOWTIME.
WBO super lightweight champ Terence Crawford and WBC super lightweight champ Viktor Postol speak with John Pollock ahead of their unification bout this Saturday on HBO PPV. Postol’s trainer Freddie Roach also weighs in on the bout, while undercard fighter Oscar Valdez discusses Russia possibly being banned from the Olympics and fighting for the vacant WBO featherweight title.
Brian Collette had a rought time with injuries last year, which kept his competition schedule sparser than he wanted it to be. Now he’s healed up and back in the GLORY ring, looking to make a statement in the GLORY 32 VIRGINIA co-main event rematch with Myron Dennis.
Former featherweight champion Gabriel Varga talks about his mindset heading into Friday’s fight with current champion Serhiy Adamchuk at GLORY 32 Virginia.
Members of the boxing media weigh in on Viktor Postol and Terence Crawford’s keys to victory ahead of their HBO PPV lightweight unification clash this Saturday.
Undefeated former two-division world champion Mikey Garcia discusses his two-and-a-half-year layoff from the ring. The former featherweight and junior lightweight world titleholder returns to face challenger Elio Rojas in a 10-round bout at the Barclays Center.
Unbeaten rising middleweight Sergiy “The Technician” Derevyanchenko (9-0, 7 KOs) knocked down Sam “King” Soliman (44-14, 18 KOs) three times before stopping the former world champion in the second round of the main event of Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN and ESPN Deportes Thursday night from Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, CT.
On Thursday, July 21, GLORY hosted the weigh-ins for GLORY 32 Virginia and GLORY 32 SuperFight Series, streamed live via the official GLORY Facebook page from Dave & Buster’s in Virginia Beach.
Xiaomi ROAD FC 033 will take place on 10 September, 2016 at the Hefei Olympic Sports Center in Hefei, Anhui, China. The next match announced for the event is a Bantamweight striking war: Kim Min-Woo versus Yuta Nezu.
The official weigh-ins for “Bellator 159: Caldwell vs. Taimanglo” took place yesterday afternoon at the Kansas Star Casino and all 13 fights will go forth.
Following the publication of the McLaren Report, as well as the latest developments in the world of sports, we would like to express our support for all the Russian athletes who were not involved in doping activities.
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu World Champion Mackenzie Dern (0-0) made weight today ahead of her highly anticipated professional MMA debut tomorrow night on Legacy Fighting Championship 58
Below are full weigh-in results for Friday’s edition of ShoBox: The Next Generation from Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, CT.
The featherweight world championship clash between defending titlist Leo Santa Cruz and undefeated former unified super bantamweight champ Carl Frampton features an unpredictable and potentially explosive mix of styles between two of the world’s top fighters.
Former two-division world champion Canelo Alvarez (47-1-1, 33 KOs) and WBO Junior Middleweight World Champion Liam “Beefy” Smith (23-0-1, 13 KOs) today concluded their two-city international press tour at The Landmark Hotel in London ahead of their world championship showdown.
Following their epic 2016 “Fight of the Year” candidate fight this past April 15, at the Belasco Theater in Downtown Los Angeles, Yoshihiro “El Maestrito” Kamegai, (26-3-2, 23 KO’s)and Jesus “Renuente” Soto-Karass, (28-10-4, 18 KO’s), will meet in the ring once again on Saturday, September 10 for a highly anticipated re-match from the Fabulous Forum in Los Angeles.
As of mid-afternoon Tuesday, Oscar Valdez knew he was fighting Saturday night in the co-main event of the Terence Crawford – Viktor Postol boxing card.
Former multi-divisional world champion Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero (33-4-1, 18 KOs) meets Argentine slugger David Emanuel “El Pirata” Peralta (25-2-1, 14 KOs) in 10-rounds of welterweight action that headlines Premier Boxing Champions on Spike Saturday, August 27 from Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif.
HBO Boxing Insider Kieran Mulvaney goes one on one with Terence Crawford’s trainer Brian McIntyre.
Below are full weigh-in results for Thursday’s edition of Premier Boxing Champions from Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, CT.
An already stacked card for Lion Fight 31 has just taken another giant step forward and broken new ground for Lion Fight Promotions.
The World MMA Association (WMMAA) has terminated its Head of Judges, Radmir Gabdullin, due to his imprudence, inexperience, and technical inability to evaluate MMA in the professional sector.
STICKFIGHTING WORLD will host its first-ever event in the United States on Saturday, Aug. 27th, at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, N.J. Before this historical show takes place, here is a little bit more information about who we are.
Xiaomi ROAD FC 033 will take place on 10 September, 2016 at the Hefei Olympic Sports Center in Hefei, Anhui, China. Openweight Tournament participants Aorigele and Myung Hyun-Man will face each other in a reserve match.
Promising, unbeaten, power-punching heavyweight Jarrell “ Big Baby” Miller and undefeated welterweight knockout artist Bakhtiyar Eyubovparticipated in an Open Media Workout Tuesday at Mendez Boxing in Manhattan, N.Y.
ShoBox: The New Generation celebrates its 15th anniversary this Friday, July 22
Former lineal Word Light Heavyweight champion “Bad”Chad Dawson (34-4, 19 KOs) will not face Eleider “Storm” Alvarez (19-0, 10 KOs) on July 29 at the Centre Videotron in Quebec City due to a shoulder injury.