Category: Fight Promotions

Traumatic Brain Injury and the Future of Ronda Rousey

  Written by Dr. Beau B Hightower DAAPM, MS, DC, CSCS, CES, FMS-C, MMACS  “Talk to her! Talk to her! And be honest!” Those were the haunting words of renowned UFC referee Herb Dean as he attempted to convince someone from the corner of Ronda Rousey to tell …

Jon Jones: An Unfortunate Tale of Poor PR Management

The light heavyweight division has historically been the marquee division in the UFC, with stars like Chuck Liddell, Tito Ortiz and Randy Couture formerly taking center stage in years past. The attention to the division continued in 2015, but it isn’t for the right reasons. Two of the …

Haters Gonna Hate… Jon Jones, the Man, the Myth, the Legend!

Posted by Art Smith Let me start off by saying that I really like Jon Jones.  Seriously, he is an amazing athlete and competitor.  Physically and athletically, Jones is second to none.  He has worked hard and nobody can deny that he has earned everything he has accomplished …

An Exciting New Gym in Vegas Just Added a World Class MMA Program!

Posted by Josh Boyd Most people know that Las Vegas is the fight capital of the world.  In recent history, with the meteoric rise of MMA and the sport’s largest organization being based here, that part of the city’s identity has only been multiplied.  As a result, something …

PRESS RELEASE: Zalemark strikes up a deal with Dog Boxer!

Posted by Josh Boyd SOURCE: Zalemark Holding Company, Inc. May 24, 2013 13:54 ET Zalemark Holding Company Announces Definitive Licensing Agreement With Dog Boxer Brand     LOS ANGELES, CA–(Marketwired – May 24, 2013) –  Zalemark Holding Company, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ZMRK) announces its newest alliance with a definitive …

Bellator 97 IN Rio Rancho

Posted by Mika Frankl Bellator MMA’s second trip into New Mexico will come on Wednesday, July 31, and will again take place at the Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho. The main event will see Andrey “Spartan” Koreshkov (13-0) challenging “Funky” Ben Asken(11-0) for the Bellator Welterweight …

UFC Heavyweight Shane Carwin Hangs Up The Gloves

Posted by Mika Frankl Former UFC interim Heavyweight Champion Shane Carwin (12-2) has posted on twitter, “Officially retired 2day 🙂 thank you to my family, friends and fans! #dreambig GOD BLESS!!! ”

Knuxx Pre Triple A MMA Interview with Rich Torres by Caged Minds

Posted by Mika Frankl While at Judgment MMA & Fitness Mika Frankl had the chance to interview Heavyweight Rich Torres; who will be making his amateur debut against Tugga Pleasant at the April 28, 2013 Triple A MMA “Win To get In” event which takes place at the …

Knuxx Pre Triple A MMA Interview With Felipe Chavez By Caged Minds

Posted by Mika Frankl Triple A MMA “Win To Get In” takes place on April 28, 2013 at the Spanish Village inside the New Mexico State fair grounds. The main event will feature a Bantamweight showdown pitting Felipe “Flip” Chavez against Ronnie “The Great” White. During a photo …

Video interview with UFC fighter Daron Cruickshank!

Posted by Josh Boyd This past weekend, I met up with exciting up & coming UFC fighter Daron Cruickshank.  He was in town promoting the PATINO DIET with fellow pro MMA fighters Josh Burns, Eric Prindle, UFC legend, Mark Coleman and Dr. Frank Patino himself.  They were also …

UFO is landing in Las Vegas!

Posted by Josh Boyd Friday, May 10th the United Fighting Organization will attempt to elbow their way in and establish themselves as an amateur MMA promotion here in Las Vegas.  Promoter Dwayne Spivey of Oregon seems to be getting all his ducks in a row and has began …

Knuxx Pre UFC 159 Interview With Erik Perez By Caged Minds

Posted by Mika Frankl Recently while at Jackson’s/Winkeljonh’s gym I had a chance to talk with, UFC’s rising star, Erik “El Goyito” Perez about his upcoming UFC 159 bout with Johnny Bedford. MF: UFC 159, taking on Johnny Bedford, going to New Jersey, how exciting is that? EP: …