Metamoris 5

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UFC: Fight Night 57 is not the only event going on this weekend. If you have thirty bucks and a decent internet connection you can catch Metamoris 5 on Saturday before the fights. The submission only grappling tournament has some notable MMA competitors from the past and present, which can serve as a good warm up […] READ MORE


The New Look Of Bellator

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The MMA triple header came and went this past Saturday.  MMA fans were treated to events from the top three promotions with UFC 180, Bellator 131, and World Series of Fighting 15 (WSOF15).  The unique thing about Bellator MMA was this was supposed to be the new design of future shows, here’s what stood out: […] READ MORE


No Retirement For "Shogun" Rua

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Last Saturday’s Ultimate Fight Night 56 resulted in a quick loss for Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua and not long after the question of whether or not he should continue fighting was a popular topic on the web.  At 32 years old when looking at the number he is still prime for competition but his 12 years […] READ MORE


November 15th: The MMA Fan's Perfect Storm

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Christmas is coming early for fight fans as the top three promotions will be airing events on November 15th. UFC 180 on November 15th  has been cursed and should be on broadcast TV at this point, but I still think Mark Hunt vs Fabricio Werdum is worth watching.  However, with Diego Sanchez and Joe Lauzon […] READ MORE


Here Comes Kron Gracie

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Kron Gracie makes his MMA debut on December 23rd at Reality Fighting Championships in Japan.  Kron is the son of Rickson Gracie, and a  member of the first family of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.  Kron is among the next generation of Gracie’s to try and establish their martial art in the mix that makes MMA, where […] READ MORE


Bobby Lashley: Finishing What He Started

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Last Friday’s Bellator 130 was the last Friday show for the year and featured a nice title defense finish by Emanuel Newton in his match against Linton Vassell but it also featured as the co-main event Bobby Lashley vs Karl Etherington in what Lashley feels is his last run at a title according his promo […] READ MORE


Mark Hunt's Time is Now

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Mark Hunt will now face Fabricio Werdum at UFC 180 due to an injury Cain Velasquez sustained in preparing for the event. Joe Warren faced Rafael Silva for the Bellator Interim Bantamweight title.  Later that summer Will Brooks would also become the Bellator Interim Lightweight Champion due to an injury sustained by Eddie Alvarez. Alvarez […] READ MORE


Bellator MMA Plans For the Future

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Last Friday’s Bellator 129 was one of the last three events being put on this year by the promotion.  During the broadcast it was announced that a fifth match was added to Bellator 131 with newly-signed Nam Phan set to face Mike Richmon on November 15th.  The following day more details were revealed about Scott Coker’s potentially […] READ MORE


Metamoris 5- Next For Rory MacDonald

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Looking back at the very first UFC, one guy made his family’s martial art stand out and created a sport that would soon evolve into what we know as Mixed Martial Arts or MMA. The martial art was Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and the fighter was Royce Gracie.  Now, Rory MacDonald a top welterweight in the UFC […] READ MORE