Archive for October, 2012

Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum Countdown Preview Show – Strikeforce

Posted on October 31st, 2012 by Rich

Fight Network previews Strikforce’s heavyweight Grand Prix featuring Alistair Overeem vs. Fabricio Werdum and Josh Barnett vs. Brett Rogers taking place on June 18, 2011 in Dallas, Texas. Source: http://mmalice.com/strikeforce/strikeforce-overeem-vs-werdum-countdown-preview-show-video_927471d83.html Akihiro Gono Gabriel Gonzaga Lyman Good Gary Goodridge

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Duke Roufus talks about Pat Barry and the future of his gym

Posted on October 30th, 2012 by Rich

“Watch out, there’s going to be fireworks tonight,” Anthony Pettis said as he laced up gloves for a night of sparring at Roufus Sport. It was a muggy, hot night in Milwaukee, and the air conditioning wasn’t working in the main workout room. So much sweat poured off the fighters that a volunteer used a […]

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K-1 Sold to Japanese Real Estate Firm Barbizon

Posted on October 29th, 2012 by Rich

Filed under: K1, Japan K-1, the largest and most prestigious kickboxing promotion in the world, is no longer owned by Fighting and Entertainment Group and has been sold to Japanese real estate firm Barbizon Co,. Ltd. Promotional group FEG and president Sadaharu Tanikawa have operated K-1 since September 2003 but the promotion has fallen upon […]

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Dana White: Fedor Emelianenko In a ?Lose-Lose? Fight with Dan Henderson

Posted on October 28th, 2012 by Rich

Fedor Emelianenko will be looking to rebound from back-to-back losses when he faces light heavyweight champion Dan Henderson in Saturday’s Strikeforce main event, but UFC President Dana White recently said he sees it as a “lose-lose” fight for “The Last Emperor”. Source: http://mmafrenzy.com/19262/dana-white-fedor-emelianenko-in-a-lose-lose-fight-with-dan-henderson/ Tiki Ghosn Dennis George Kultar Gill Allan Goes

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Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum Countdown Preview Show – Strikeforce

Posted on October 27th, 2012 by Rich

Fight Network previews Strikforce’s heavyweight Grand Prix featuring Alistair Overeem vs. Fabricio Werdum and Josh Barnett vs. Brett Rogers taking place on June 18, 2011 in Dallas, Texas. Source: http://mmalice.com/strikeforce/strikeforce-overeem-vs-werdum-countdown-preview-show-video_927471d83.html Jimmy Ambriz Matt Andersen  Alex Andrade  Jermaine Andrè 

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Lombard to Marquardt: ?Let?s make it happen, brother?

Posted on October 26th, 2012 by Rich

Nate Marquardt’s suspension has been officially lifted by the Pennsylvania State Athletic Commission. Earlier this week, Bellator middleweight Hector Lombard doubted that a fight between him and the maligned former UFC star would happen, but now he has another message for Marquardt: That’s right, Lombard would like to welcome Marquardt to Bellator as well as […]

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Diaz beats former MLB player Byrnes at Lake Tahoe area triathlon

Posted on October 25th, 2012 by Rich

Nick Diaz is about as unconventional as it gets in mixed martial arts. That includes training year round for triathlons in between all of his time at the gym. Diaz is prepping for the biggest fight of his career, Georges St-Pierre at UFC 137 in October, but he’s not curtailing any of his road work, […]

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Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum Countdown Preview Show – Strikeforce

Posted on October 24th, 2012 by Rich

Fight Network previews Strikforce’s heavyweight Grand Prix featuring Alistair Overeem vs. Fabricio Werdum and Josh Barnett vs. Brett Rogers taking place on June 18, 2011 in Dallas, Texas. Source: http://mmalice.com/strikeforce/strikeforce-overeem-vs-werdum-countdown-preview-show-video_927471d83.html Chris Brennan Marcelo Brito  Rob Broughton  Mike Brown 

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James Toney and Ken Shamrock Nearly Fight at a Press Conference – James Toney

Posted on October 23rd, 2012 by Rich

James Toney and Ken Shamrock are supposed to fight sometime in the fall of 2011. The two had a short press conference in Van Nuys, California to announce the fight, but started to get physical a little early. Source: http://mmalice.com/james-toney/james-toney-and-ken-shamrock-nearly-fight-at-a-press-conference-video_184a34575.html Jesse Forbes Xavier Foupa Pokam Hermes Franca Rich Franklin

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Strikeforce Grand Prix semifinals headed to Cincinnati

Posted on October 22nd, 2012 by Rich

Strikeforce has decided on the location of the Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix semifinals. MMA Junkie reported that Josh Barnett vs. Sergei Kharitonov and Antonio Silva vs. Daniel Cormier will take place in Cincinnati, Ohio. The location is notable because Barnett, a fighter who has tested positive for steroids in the past, and will now fight […]

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