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Vinny Magalhaes Re-signs with the UFC

July 17, 2012 0

Alumni of TUF season 8 and disgruntled former M-1 champion Vinny Magalhaes has re-signed with the world’s largest MMA organization for a multi-fight deal. In a story first broken last night by MMA Fighting,

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Vinny Magalhaes selling M-1 championship belt on eBay

The Fight Nerd May 14, 2012 1

Hey MMA memorabilia fans! Want to buy some actual fight-worn gear? Why not up the ante and buy an actual used championship belt? I will stray from chronicling the entire feud between M-1 light

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“M-1 Challenge 27: Garner VS Grishin” Quick Results

The Fight Nerd October 15, 2011 0

Video of Vinny Magalhaes vs Mikhail Zayats M-1 Challenge 27 From the Grand Canyon University Arena, in Phoenix, Arizona, United States – October 14, 2011 1. Ryan Crouch defeated Frederick Lumpkin by TKO (Punches)

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Vinny Magalhaes: “I don’t really know who Mikhail Zayats is… I had to Google him just to find out.”

The Fight Nerd September 29, 2011 0

Decorated Brazilian Jiu Jitsu practitioner, Vinny ‘Pezao’ Magalhaes (8-5) has been a tear as of late; not only has he culminated his sensational submission career with the recent gold medal at the ADCC Submission

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M-1 Global officially announces return in October on Showtime

The Fight Nerd September 15, 2011 1

M-1 Global announced today an upcoming MMA event (which we actually broke the news of first a few weeks ago) titled M-1 Challenge: Guram vs. Garner II featuring the rematch between current M-1 Global

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Andre Galvao defeats Rustam Chsiey at “Ultimate Absolute” 2011 finals – VIDEO

The Fight Nerd August 17, 2011 1

Finally, the last video from “The Ultimate Absolute” in New York City on July 30. Yes, it took me two weeks to get all the vids up, but they’re big files since these matches

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Vinny Magalhaes VS Andre Galvao – “Ultimate Absolute” 2011 VIDEO

The Fight Nerd August 9, 2011 0

As we wind down with our grappling matches from the inaugural “Ultimate Absolute” no-gi grappling tournament, here is a match from the semi-finals between Vinny Magalhaes and Andre Galvao. Previously, Andre Galvao defeated Antonio

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Vinny Magalhaes submits Daniel Gracie with banana split – VIDEO

The Fight Nerd August 4, 2011 3

This past weekend here in NYC, the inaugural 16-man “Ultimate Absolute” no-gi grappling tournament went down and Team Fight Nerd was there to get the results. Through this week, and probably into the weekend,

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Vinny Magalhaes on grappling & M-1 Global

The Fight Nerd August 2, 2011 0

Fight Nerd correspondant Syl Peterkin spoke with the M-1 Global Light-Heavyweight champion, Vinny Magalhaes this weekend at the “Ultimate Absolute” no-gi grappling tournament. Vinny beat Marcos “Buchecha” Almeida by toehold in the first round,

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“Ultimate Absolute” no-gi grappling tournament quick results

The Fight Nerd July 30, 2011 4

Over at the Hotel Pennsylvania in Midtown Manhattan, Rob Constance in conjunction with the Renzo Gracie Academie’s in the tri-state area are holding their innaugral “Ultimate Absolute NYC” no-gi grappling challenge. The event is

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