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Knockout Athletics NextGen Shin Guard Review

Knockout Athletics NextGen Shin Guard Review

Peter Lampasona June 3, 2013 0

The NextGen series MMA shin guard is one of the newer lines of shin pads from Knockout Athletics. NextGen combines some common design elements from other shin guards with great results in overall functionality.

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MMA Judging and Referee Seminars Illustrate Lack of New York MMA Infrastructure

MMA Judging and Referee Seminars Illustrate Lack of New York MMA Infrastructure

Peter Lampasona February 26, 2013 1

When it comes to MMA, Rob Hinds knows his stuff. In fact, in a room filled with long-time adherents to the sport, including staple UFC official “Big” Dan Miragliotta, there was no doubt that

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IOC Drops Wrestling from 2020 Olympic Games

IOC Drops Wrestling from 2020 Olympic Games

Peter Lampasona February 12, 2013 0

In a surprise move by the executive board of the International Olympic Committee, today, Wrestling has been dropped from the Olympics starting in 2020. The decision came as a shock to those outside of

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Five Things I Learned From Invicta FC 4

Five Things I Learned From Invicta FC 4

Peter Lampasona January 6, 2013 1

Photo:Esther Linn/Invicta FC Last night, premiere all-women’s MMA promotion Invicta FC held its fourth iteration at Kansas City’s Memorial Hall. The event marked Invicta’s first venture into the iPPV market, followed immediately by venturing

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DVD Review: Forced to Fight

Peter Lampasona December 19, 2012 1

Forced to Fight is a Romanian martial arts movie starring Gary Daniels and Peter Weller with a suspiciously similar plot, action style and subtitle to Bloodfist 3. It’s about as good as you’d expect

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Training in Thailand DVD Review

Peter Lampasona December 7, 2012 0

Training in Thailand is an instructional DVD on Muay Thai outside striking released by Victory Belt Publishing. In the DVD, former Lumpinee and Rajadamnoern champion Peteak Sitjaopor demonstrates what amounts to a conventional Thai

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Bellator in AC Interviews: Zach Makovsky

Bellator in AC Interviews: Zach Makovsky

Peter Lampasona December 4, 2012 1

This Friday, tournament-style MMA promotion Bellator FC will hold the second to last event of its seventh season in historic Caesar’s Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The event will feature the

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Bellator in AC Interviews: Kelvin Tiller

Peter Lampasona November 30, 2012 0

One week from today, tournament-style MMA promotion Bellator FC will hold the second to last event of its seventh season in historic Caesar’s Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The event will

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“Ring to Cage” Sale Continues on Cyber Monday

Peter Lampasona November 26, 2012 0

Friends of The Fight Nerd, Ring to Cage is continuing its sales season with Cyber Monday specials. With the attached coupon codes you can get 25% off the entire store plus a free pair

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Glory Revives DREAM for 2012 New Years Eve Show

Peter Lampasona October 25, 2012 0

Reports of DREAM’s death appear to be highly exaggerated as it was announced today that the Japanese fight promotion’s name will be carried by Glory Sports International for a New Years Eve event at

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