Category: Fighters

Can Cris “Cyborg” Be Dethroned?

In female Mixed Martial Arts, there is not a single fighter as intimidating or as ferocious as Cris "Cyborg" Santos. Who can compete with Cyborg? A few names come to mind; Holly Holm, Valentina Shevchenko, and current UFC bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes.

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 …

Francois Groenewald: Franaconda

by Jayson du Toit KNUXX SA: Who is Francois Groenewald? FRANCOIS: Aka Franaconda from Springs. My fight record is 5w 3l, 6 fights have been within EFC. I’m a BJJ brown belt under Roberto Atalla, I got a Nobel peace prize, I’ve been knighted and I can hold …

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 …

The Road to Redemption

by Jayson du Toit We recently had a chat to EFC Africa heavy weight Ricky “Apocalypse” Misholas. One thing is evident and that is that Ricky wants redemption from EFC Africa 20 When he pulled out of the fight with Ruan Potts due to a hand injury. He …

Boyd Allen Hits Back At The Critics!

by Jayson du Toit There has been a lot of talk lately about Boyd Allen and his upcoming fight against Hanru Botha. Critics have been firing from all ends in disapproval of this fight as well as his career decisions that “he” has made so far. However in …

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 …

“Mayhem” Holm & McGee Post Fight Conference

Holly Holm, Mary McGee, and crew sat down post fight to talk about the future of both fighters, as well as Fresquez Productions. Holly talks MMA while Mary discusses her next boxing match. Video after the jump.

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 …

Holly Holm Fighting in Bellator MMA N.M. Event

After a boxing title match with Cecilia Braekhus fell through last month, Holly “The Preacher’s Daughter” Holm wasted no time finding a new fight. Holm (2-0-0 in MMA, 2 by KO/TKO) will have her third MMA bout against Katie Merrill (1-0-0, 1 by submission) tomorrow night, Thursday, February …

Braekhus Ducks Holm in Mega-Fight

Within 24 hours of the World Boxing Council announcement of a mega-fight between Holly Holm and Cecilia Braekhus, Braekhus’ promoter, Sauerland Boxing, contacted Holm and Fresquez Productions, saying that Brakehus had instead taken a fight with 45 year old Mia “The Knockout” St. John (47-12-2) in Denmark on …

Knuxx Interviews Hector Muñoz

Knuxx had the opportunity to interview Hector “The Hurricane” Muñoz while preparing for his upcoming bout February 1st at Johnny Tapia Presents: The Next Chapter 2.

Knuxx Interview with Josh “The Pitbull” Torres

Knuxx stopped in to Team Tapia Boxing Academy to catch up with Josh “The Pitbull” Torres before a training session. Hear what Josh had to say about his upcoming fight February 1st at Johnny Tapia Presents: The Next Chapter 2.