Donald Cerrone involved in backstage incident with Marcus Sursa
WEC lightweight Donald 'The Cowboy' Cerrone was apparently involved in a backstage clash with Marcus Sursa, at an Evolution Combat Sports event in Clovis New Mexico.
Glory World Series 2012 – First 16 fight card
On May 26, 2012 Glory World Series will hold Glory First 16, a 70kg Championship Kickboxing event at the Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. Glory has signed 16 of the world's top kickboxers including Giorgio Petrosyan, Albert Kraus, Yoshihiro Sato, Fabio Pinca, Dzhabar Askarov, Ky Hollenback, Qi Chenglong and Kem Sitsongpeenong for these quarterfinals. The winners of these 8 bouts will fight in the Glory Final 70kg Championship in August which has a Winner's purse of $300,000. The Main Event of
Urijah Faber out of the WEC 50 bout against Takeya Mizugaki
Sherdog has reported that The California Kid Urijah Faber (23-4-1) has pulled out of his bantamweight debut against Takeya Mizugaki at WEC 50 Dominick Cruz vs. Joseph Benavidez. Apparently Faber has suffered a knee injury earlier this week in training.
Din Thomas wants to fight Jose Aldo in WEC
Urijah Faber returns at WEC 50
Live on Versus, August 18 Urijah Faber will make his bantamweight debut against Japanese
Jens Pulver has a secret weapon for Vazquez at WEC 47
Jens 'Little Evil' Pulver reveals his secret weapon for Vazquez,a gameplan .
K-1 Global and It’s Showtime sign multi-year deal
K-1 has been purchased by a Mr. Mike Kim and rechristened as K-1 Global. Today It’s Showtime announced that they had signed a deal with the new K-1 Global organization. It’s Showtime issued a press release about the deal, which stated that many fighters from their organization had signed contracts with the company and that they all received signing bonuses of 50 percent of the money that was owed to them from FEG, the former owners of K-1. It’s Showtime fighters Daniel Ghita, Tyrone
Alistair Overeem and the State of Japan
The Heavyweight King of Combat Sports made an appearance on ESPN MMA Live with Jon Anik and announced to the world that he hasn’t seen a dime from winning the K-1 WGP. With the latest rumors of K-1 filing for bankruptcy, will Alistair Overeem or any of the other fighters who haven’t been paid yet ever get the money they worked hard for?
WEC 47 Review: Upsets and Injuries
This past Saturday we saw WEC 47 produce some great fights and upsets. Torres losing by submission to Benavidez and Bowles being dethroned as the 135lb king by Dominick Cruz.
Miguel Torres "better, smarter" Fighter
Miguel Torres will try to make a run for the Batamweight Championship on March 6th at WEC 47 where he will be fighting Joseph Benavidez. Torres hopes that after his victory over Benavidez that he will get a rematch with Brian Bowles. Torres was on a 17-fight win streak until he face Bowles, who ko'd him and took away his title in the very first round, but Torres believes that he has improved and is ready for a rematch with Bowles. "I'm a better version and a smarter version of myself," Torres said. "I