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December 2nd, 2015
James Lynch

Abel Trujillo vs. Tony Sims added to UFC 195 UFC officials announced Tuesday that a lightweight contest has been added to UFC 195 with Abel Trujillo taking on Tony Sims. Trujillo (12-7) is currently riding a two-fight losing streak after suffering back to submissions losses to Gleason Tibau at UFC Fight Night 77 and Tony Ferguson at UFC 181….

November 25th, 2015
James Lynch

Josh Barnett vs. Ben Rothwell set for UFC on FOX 18 Last night on FOX Sports Live it was announced that Josh Barnett will be taking on Ben Rothwell January 30th at UFC on FOX 18. The card is headlined by Anthony Johnson taking on Ryan Bader. Barnett (34-7), is coming off a five-round unanimous decision victory…

October 16th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) may not have been too busy this week in regards to fight announcements, but other promotions decided to carry some of that extra burden. Tyrone Spong vs Jake Heun – WSOF 26 Just days after publicly campaigning for a short notice UFC fight against Ben Rothwell, it appears elite kickboxer Tyrone…

October 14th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

We covered the loss of the huge upcoming heavyweight co-main event for UFC Fight Night 76 yesterday with the announcement that Stipe Miocic was forced to back out of his fight against Ben Rothwell, but there’s more to the story and a few other fight announcements/injuries to go over today. UFC appears to be looking…

April 12th, 2014
Dave Walsh

Today at GLORY 15 Istanbul the top kickboxers in the world at Light Heavyweight with vie for a chance to be called the first-ever GLORY Light Heavyweight Champion. The one night, four-man tournament features Tyrone Spong, Saulo Cavalari, Gokhan Saki and Nathan Corbett, with only one of them walking out with their hand raised at…

April 11th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Glory Kickboxing returns on Saturday with another exciting tournament scheduled, this time in the light heavyweight division. Istanbul, Turkey will play host to Glory 15 and the fans in attendance will be firmly behind their countryman Gohkan Saki to take the tournament crown. It won’t be an easy road for Saki, as he will have…

October 12th, 2013
Dave Walsh

Tonight (Sat. Oct. 12, 2013) GLORY Kickboxing will make its debut on Spike TV at 9 p.m. ET with GLORY 11: Chicago. GLORY 11 is primed to be one of the biggest events in the top kickboxing promotion’s short history, as it is pulling out the big guns for its Spike TV debut with a…

August 11th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The World Series of Fighting staged their fourth event tonight in Ontario, Calif., and while it wasn’t the promotion’s best offering it was still a solid card full of fun action. Overall, five betting favorites won while three underdogs cashed. Here’s a betting recap for the event based on the closing MMA odds for WSOF 4: WSOF BETTING FAVORITES THAT…

August 10th, 2013
Gabe Killian

Light Heavyweight bout: Tyrone Spong (-1400) vs Angel DeAnda (+950) Fight Breakdown: World kickboxing champion Tyrone Spong steps into the WSOF cage for his second professional MMA bout versus Modesto, CA’s Angel DeAnda. Spong currently sits at the huge favorite price of -1400 ($1,400 to win $100) with the return the large underdog DeAnda being…

June 21st, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

In one of the more laughable governmental policies regarding sports, while MMA remains illegal in the state, GLORY will be putting on a phenomenal one-night kickboxing tournament this Saturday in New York City, where the winning fighter will have to compete three separate times over the span of a few hours. The fact that MMA’s…

June 20th, 2013
Adam Martin.

World Series of Fighting today announced a number of new bouts for its upcoming WSOF 4 card, which takes place August 10 at Citizens Business Park in Ontario, CA. The first new fight of note is a bantamweight bout between Marlon Moraes and Brandon Hempleman. After his stunning KO of Tyson Nam and a split…

March 20th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

This Saturday from London, England kickboxing fans will have another opportunity to watch some of the best in the world compete, as GLORY 5 features a phenomenal main event between Tyrone Spong and Remy Bonjasky. The card will also feature some local flavor. British featherweight Liam Harrison takes on Mosab Amrani, and Harrison’s teammate Jordan…