November 26th, 2008

Canada Loves MMA Dana White loves Canada.  UFC 83 set revenue records, Canadians flock to UFC events (at least half of UFC 87 in Minneapolis were Canadians, and Canadians are clamoring for more UFC.  Now the Wrestling Observer letter has more statistics to show how Canada loves the UFC: Based on early trending data, UFC […]

November 25th, 2008

After a year absence from the cage, Janz Stein is coming to Winnipeg to fight in Ultimate Cage Wars 14: November to Remember at the Winnipeg Convention Centre.  Stein, an experienced grappler out of Regina’s Complete MMA gym, has accepted a considerable challenge in his return to mixed martial arts.  He will be facing a  […]

November 24th, 2008

Iroquois MMA held its sixth card on November 22 in Ohsweken, Ontario.  The card was headlined by a championship welterweight bout between Markhaile Wedderburn and Stephan Lamarche.  This fight would answer a lot of questions as it was a rematch of a controversial bout that was held at Freedom Fights this past July. In that […]

November 23rd, 2008

UFC veteran Jason MacDonald brought the first mixed martial arts card to Red Deer, Alberta last night.  More than 1800 spectators were in attendance at the Westerner Agricentre on November 21.  His promotion, entitled Pure Fighting Championship, was sanctioned in Red Deer by the River Cree Combative Sports Commission.  In the main event, Red Deer’s […]

November 23rd, 2008

Gary Goodridge showed up to fight in Budapest, Hungary today.  He did not expect to have to fight two opponents – Nemeth “Tatar” Gabor AND the referee.  According to Gary Goodridge’s Facebook page, “Big Daddy” Goodridge left the match during the second round.   Goodridge announced on his site that Gabor constantly held onto the ropes […]

November 22nd, 2008

For those who missed last night’s HDNet broadcast of Strikeforce Destruction, here is a brief recap.  Scott “Hands of Steel” Smith quickly sent Terry Martin to the canvas with a vicious KO 24 seconds into their bout.  Also on the card, Babalu Sobral cut Bobby Southworth above the right eye with a sharp elbow and […]

November 21st, 2008

According to Croatian newspaper Slobodna Dalmacija, undefeated UFC fighter Goran Reljic rescued two men who crashed their vehicle into the Adriatic Sea.  While Brock Lesnar was defeating Randy Couture, Goran Reljic was awakened by the sound of a vehicle smashing into the sea. According to witnesses, Reljic ran outside to see what caused the noise […]

November 21st, 2008

A conversation with an old friend about my current situation prompted me to look back on the time that I have spent as a professional mixed martial artist. In doing so I uncovered a lot of unresolved issues from my past. Although I have only been fighting professionally for a little under a year and […]

November 21st, 2008 is excited to announce Canada’s newest MMA promotion. They have been working hard for  long to make this a reality and we are finally able to make the announcement now that the licenses and venues are finalized. Stay tuned for more Warrior-1 coverage and news. Warrior-1 MMA in co-operation Premier Entertainment are pleased to […]

November 21st, 2008

San Jose, CA. —Scott “Hands of Steel” Smith (13-5) weighed in at 185 ½ lbs. and his opponent, Terry Martin (18-5), tipped the scales at 186 lbs. one day before their meeting at Strikeforce “Destruction,” the mixed martial arts mega-event at San Jose’s HP Pavilion. Strikeforce World Light Heavyweight (205 lb. limit) Champion Bobby Southworth […]

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