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MMA Fighters File Class-Action Lawsuit Against UFC, Alleging Illegal Market Monopolization

MMA Fighters File Class-Action Lawsuit Against UFC, Alleging Illegal Market Monopolization

The Fight Nerd December 16, 2014 0

Three current and former high-profile Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighters filed a multi-million-dollar class-action lawsuit today against the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) organization, accusing the $2-billion outfit of illegally maintaining monopoly and monoposony power

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Ronda Rousey comments on being rapped about by Eminem

Ronda Rousey comments on being rapped about by Eminem

The Fight Nerd November 29, 2014 0

As we reported earlier, Rousey got name-dropped into the title track of Slim Shady’s newest album, “Shady XV”, which is a two-disc set that is one-half new songs, and one-half greatest hits. To promote

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Bellator 131 ranks as most-watched MMA event of 2014 & Bellator MMA show ever

Bellator 131 ranks as most-watched MMA event of 2014 & Bellator MMA show ever

The Fight Nerd November 19, 2014 0

Bellator 131 knocked out the competition on Saturday, November 15 with record ratings for the emerging MMA franchise under new president Scott Coker. The Bellator 131 main event between Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar

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Bellator Announces First-Quarter 2015 Fight Schedule

Bellator Announces First-Quarter 2015 Fight Schedule

The Fight Nerd November 16, 2014 0

Bellator is primed to kick off 2015 with a bang as the promotion has announced the first three events of 2015. Bellator 132 will take place on January 16 from Southern California’s Pechanga Resort

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Wanderlei Silva Set To Appear At Dave & Buster’s for Bellator 131 Pre-Party

Wanderlei Silva Set To Appear At Dave & Buster’s for Bellator 131 Pre-Party

The Fight Nerd November 11, 2014 0

The festivities surrounding Saturday’s #Bellator131 continue to grow as Bellator will host a pre-party kickoff event from San Diego’s Dave & Buster’s on Friday, November 14. After weigh-ins, fans are invited to take pictures

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Kenny Garner to fight Sergei Kharitonov in M-1 Challenge 53

Kenny Garner to fight Sergei Kharitonov in M-1 Challenge 53

The Fight Nerd November 9, 2014 0

Former M-1 Global interim heavyweight champion Kenny “Deuce” Garner(14-7-0, 8 KO/TKO, 3 SUB) has stepped up to fight Russian heavyweight Sergei “The Paratrooper” Kharitonov (21-5-0, 11 KO/TKO, 9 SUB) November 25 in a Heavyweight

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Baroni tweets possible fight with Wanderlei Silva… in Japan!

Baroni tweets possible fight with Wanderlei Silva… in Japan!

The Fight Nerd November 2, 2014 0

Some beefs never die, they just grow old and moldy like a French cheese. But like most French cheeses, the stinkier and moldier – the better. Not that Phil Baroni should be compared with

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Cris Cyborg injured, off Invicta FC 10 card

Cris Cyborg injured, off Invicta FC 10 card

The Fight Nerd November 2, 2014 0

Invicta Fighting Championships today announced that Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ Justino (12-1) injured her left ankle, suffering a full thickness rupture of the anterior talofibular ligament, and has been forced to withdraw from her scheduled bantamweight

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Anderson Silva and “Shogun” Rua to coach fourth season of “TUF Brazil”

Anderson Silva and “Shogun” Rua to coach fourth season of “TUF Brazil”

The Fight Nerd October 29, 2014 0

Two of the greatest Brazilian fighters of all time will lead the search for the next generation of Brazilian mixed martial artists, as the UFC and Globo announce that Anderson Silva and “Shogun” Rua

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Use of instant replay returns to New Jersey MMA after six years

Use of instant replay returns to New Jersey MMA after six years

The Fight Nerd October 29, 2014 0

Cage Fury Fighting Championships, the first MMA promotion in history to adopt instant replay in New Jersey State seven years ago, will also be the first to bring it back to The Garden State,

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