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Fighters Source “Kings of New York” Amateur MMA Returns for National Championship

Fighters Source “Kings of New York” Amateur MMA Returns for National Championship

The Fight Nerd July 16, 2014 0

Fighters Source, an International Amateur MMA League, announced today that their US National Competition will be the main event of the 5th Annual MMA World Expo at the Javits Center on Saturday, July 26th

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Hendricks wants Weidman in UFC Super fight, Dana says no!

Hendricks wants Weidman in UFC Super fight, Dana says no!

The Fight Nerd June 24, 2014 0

Fans were hoping to get Anderson Silva and GSP into the octagon down the line for an epic superfight, but with GSP taking an indefinite leave of absence and Silva still recovering from his

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Scott Coker announced as new President of Bellator MMA

Scott Coker announced as new President of Bellator MMA

The Fight Nerd June 18, 2014 0

Veteran combat sports promoter Scott Coker has been named President, Bellator MMA, effective immediately, thus replacing former CEO Bjorn Rebney. The announcement was made today by Kevin Kay, Spike TV President, to whom he

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Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney parts ways with Bellator MMA

Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney parts ways with Bellator MMA

The Fight Nerd June 18, 2014 0

Spike TV and Bjorn Rebney, Founder, Chairman & CEO, and Tim Danaher, President & COO, announced today that Rebney and Danaher are leaving their positions at Bellator MMA effective immediately. “It is with bittersweet

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All Bellator Tournament Winners Now In World Title Shot Pool … FOREVER!

All Bellator Tournament Winners Now In World Title Shot Pool … FOREVER!

The Fight Nerd June 12, 2014 0

With Bellator’s 2014 Summer Series having just begun last Friday, Bellator Chairman & CEO Bjorn Rebney announced today that the promotion has made an addition to its real sport, tournament based format that allows

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WSOF 11 to be NBC’s first televised MMA event, with Gaethje VS Newell for lightweight title

WSOF 11 to be NBC’s first televised MMA event, with Gaethje VS Newell for lightweight title

The Fight Nerd June 10, 2014 0

Just last week, World Series of Fighting made headlines when promotion officials announced a major partnership renewal with NBC that will see the organization air live events on the major network twice this year

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FIRST 8-MAN TOURNAMENT MATCH-UP ANNOUNCED FOR “GLORY: LAST MAN STANDING”

FIRST 8-MAN TOURNAMENT MATCH-UP ANNOUNCED FOR “GLORY: LAST MAN STANDING”

The Fight Nerd June 3, 2014 0

GLORY, the world’s premier kickboxing league, today announced the first match-up in the one-night, 8-man tournament for its inaugural Pay-Per-View (PPV) event, GLORY: LAST MAN STANDING, to air live from The Forum, Presented by Chase, in

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Randy Couture & Frank Shamrock team up for Spike TV’s “Gym Rescue”

Randy Couture & Frank Shamrock team up for Spike TV’s “Gym Rescue”

The Fight Nerd June 2, 2014 0

Spike TV is getting in shape for summer with “Gym Rescue” hosted by MMA legends Randy Couture and Frank Shamrock. The 3-episode series premieres Sunday, August 10 at 9:00pm ET/PT.    More and more

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GSP and WWE’s Batista to star in remake of JCVD’s “Kickboxer”

GSP and WWE’s Batista to star in remake of JCVD’s “Kickboxer”

The Fight Nerd May 12, 2014 0

Brian O’Shea, CEO of The Exchange, has announced a deal to sell the big budget reboot of the 1989 classic KICKBOXER. The Exchange will begin selling this action packed remake at this year Cannes

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Eddie Alvarez Removed From Bellator PPV due to concussion, but the show must go on

Eddie Alvarez Removed From Bellator PPV due to concussion, but the show must go on

The Fight Nerd May 11, 2014 0

Bellator Lightweight Champion Eddie Alvarez has suffered a head injury before his scheduled May 17th Lightweight Title fight with Michael Chandler and has been removed from the fight card. In his place, Lightweight Tournament

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