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Sergei Kharitonov: “I’m the only Russian fighter who defeated Fabricio Werdum”

July 1, 2015, No Comments

M-1 Global heavyweight, PRIDE FC and Strikeforce veteran Sergei Kharitonov talks about his fighting career and upcoming rematch with Kenny “Deuce” Garner at M-1 Challenge 59, this Friday (July 3) in Astana, Kazakhstan, via their official press release. Sergei, how bad did you want this rematch? SK: “The rematch with Kenny Garner is extremely important [&hellip

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UFC Fight Night 70 Preview: Machida vs. Romero

June 27, 2015, No Comments

BY CHARLIE BURNS After Machida lost against Luke Rockhold in April, he seemed that he didn’t want to waste much time before getting back up with the winners. So, after two months The Dragon is now prepared to face a strong and undefeated opponent, Yoel Romero. The event will be taking place on the 27th [&hellip

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Holzken VS Daniels headlines GLORY 23 in welterweight title clash

June 5, 2015, No Comments

GLORY, the world’s premier kickboxing league, today announced that a welterweight title fight will headline GLORY 23, set to take place on Friday, August 7 at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. Undefeated under the GLORY banner and riding an eight-fight winning streak in the organization, welterweight phenom Nieky “The Natural” Holzken (86-11-0, [&hellip

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“GIRL FIGHT: A MUAY THAI STORY” DOCUMENTARY PREPARES FOR RELEASE

June 2, 2015, No Comments

As I mentioned recently, I have been hard at work for the past two years on a feature-length documentary. While there is no distribution just yet, that is not stopping us from moving ahead with promoting it, as well as seeking to gain a little more funding to help tie up loose ends and get [&hellip

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Former WWE Diva Trish Stratus explains how she almost became an MMA fighter

May 25, 2015, No Comments

With all the talk of CM Punk stepping into the octagon at some point this year, plenty of other pro wrestlers are being asked about their chances in MMA. We have mostly heard from male wrestlers, but what about the ladies? In an article with Newsday, the former seven-time WWE Women’s Champion, Trish Stratus, explained [&hellip

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DANA WHITE SURPRISES BAS RUTTEN WITH UFC HALL OF FAME INVITATION ON AXS TV’S ‘INSIDE MMA’

May 23, 2015, No Comments

While appearing on AXS TV’s INSIDE MMA tonight, UFC President Dana White surprised series host and former UFC Heavyweight Champion Bas Rutten by announcing Rutten will be inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame as part of the “Pioneers Era Wing” at a gala event during UFC International Fight Week July 11. Watch Rutten’s live [&hellip

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Help The Fight Nerd make a documentary – “Girl Fight: A Muay Thai Story”

May 21, 2015, No Comments

Hey everyone! This is your friendly neighborhood Fight Nerd, and I need your help to make one of my projects become a reality. For over two years, I have been working on a documentary, called “Girl Fight: A Muay Thai Story.” The doc is about two female fighters from “The Girl Fight” gym, an all-female [&hellip

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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Generates 4.4 Million PPV buys – Combined Total Revenues Over $500 Million

May 13, 2015, No Comments

The boxing blockbuster event, Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao, shattered the previous record for total pay-per-view buys and now ranks as the highest-grossing pay-per-view of all time. Initial reports from distributors indicate that the event generated more than 4.4 million U.S. buys and more than $400 million in domestic pay-per-view revenue alone. With additional revenue [&hellip

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UFC 189 Fight Preview

May 13, 2015, No Comments

BY CHARLIE AKIN The UFC will bring to a close their annual ‘Fight Week’ with the highly anticipated pay per view fight night on July 11th 2015. The night will feature a Championship double header between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor, as both fight to try and clinch the featherweight crown. This fight will then [&hellip

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Mezco Reveals SDCC Exclusive Mortal Kombat X Ice Clone Sub Zero

May 8, 2015, No Comments

This assassin is the steeliest of all Mortal Kombat characters, and now Mezco pays tribute to one of his most fiendish moves; the Ice Clone. To ensure a game accurate likeness, correct to the finest detail, Mezco’s award-winning design team has digitally sculpted the figure using the digital files from the game developers themselves. This [&hellip

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