Former Bellator Lightweight Champion Michael Chandler (12-2) answers the questions about what inspires him, how wrestling has helped him in his MMA career, his favorite post-fight meals and more. Chandler will meet in a rematch Bellator Interim Lightweight title holder Will Brooks (14-1) at Bellator 131 which will take place on November 15 in San Diego, California.
When TJ Dillashaw (11-2) scored a huge upset at UFC 173 claiming the UFC Bantamweight crown from Renan Barao (32-2) everyone was wondering if Urijah Faber (31-7) whould fight his Alpha Male teammate? AXS TV’s Inside MMA Host Kenny Rice asks "The California Kid" will he or won't he.
Legacy Fighting Championship has crowned two new champions at Legacy FC 26th event. Cody East came to fight for the heavyweight title while Vernon Lewis seemed to be there for a total other reason fighting very passively, taking the punches at the fence which resulted in the referee having to stop the championship match at 3:26 of the opening round. Brian Hall came in aggressively from the beginning. Damacio Page, however, landed a big punch at 1:48 to the head of Hall who fell to the ground unconscious, losing the flyweight belt to Page.
Legacy FC 36, which took place Friday at Route 66 Casino in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Full Legacy FC 36 results:
To be honest I never liked the Scorpion Kings movies, but I have seen all of them because they cast MMA fighters and WWE stars such as TUF 10 competitor Kimbo Slice in the previous movie and pro-wrestler Dave Batista, UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture in the second and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson who played in the first film. Scorpion King 4 features three-time WKO World Kickboxer Champion Don “The Dragon” Wilson, TUF: Heavyweights Winner Roy "Big Country" Nelson, one-time UFC Heavyweight title challenger "Bigfoot" Silva and one of the most known faces in the Mixed Martial Arts, Royce Gracie, and I will be watching it only because of these guys. Check out the trailer below.
Watch one of the best kickboxers in Eastern-Europe, Zabit Samedov, against tough Iranian Muay Thai fighter Jafar Anmadi at Global FC 4 in Dubai, UAE.
Scandalous Dutch-Morocan kickboxer, Badr Hari, adds another knockout victory to his record after he finished Lithuanian Arnold Oborotov with a painful body punch in the first round at Global FC 4 event in Dubai, UAE.
Council Bluffs, Iowa - Josh Neer couldn't defend against Paul Bradlys takedowns at Bellator 129 main event and most of the time he was pinned down by Bradly who tried to land some strikes from top at frustrated Neer. A well-deserved victory by Bradley. In the co-main event, Houston Alexander could have won the fight against Virgil Zwicker if he hadn't being taken away a point for a headbutt while in the guard in the last round, the former UFC fighter Alexander landed more strikes and scored some nice takedowns during the fight. The match was decleared as majority draw with one judge giving a victory to Alexander.
Full Bellator 129 results and fight video:
Watch countdown to Metamoris 5 where 2013 Jiu-Jitsu World Champion Jonathan Torres and UFC star Rory MacDonald will meet. Get to know what "JT" Torres and Canadian MacDonald does to have fun while off training, get a look into their training and hear what they're thinking about eachother.
Metamoris 5 takes place November 22 at The Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, California and will be headlined by legendary PRIDE fighter Kazushi "The Gracie Hunter" Sakuraba and the member of the Gracie clan, Renzo Gracie.
ONE FC's 21 main event didn't go on for long as Marat Gafurov, after sending Robert Lisita to the canvas by a head-kick, choked him out (rear-naked choke) at 1:08 into the fight. Ev Ting was aggressive in the match against Edward Kelly, scoring a couple of takedowns at the fence while also exchanging with some strikes with Kelly. In the second round both fighters wanted to finish each other on the feet, throwing wild strikes. At the end of the round however, after kicking high, Ting landed a clearly resulting a knockout. The rest of the card didn't go to decision either. Check out some of the fights and full ONE FC 21 results below.
ONE Fighting Championship: Roar of the Tigers took place at the Putra Indoor Stadium in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
The headliners of Bellator 129, Paul Bradley (170.6) and Josh Neer (170.6), showed exactly the same weight during the weigh-in event. In the co-headliner, at 215-pound catchweight Houston Alexander (206.4) came in 8.6 pounds lighter than his opponent Virgil Zwicker (215).
Bellator 129 will be held at Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs, Iowa.
Full Bellator 129 weigh-in results: