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  • I went to my first pro wrestling event in over 20 years and it was great
    I hadn’t been to a pro wrestling match since I saw Dutch Mantel at the National Guard Armory in Springfield about 20 years ago. MMA had replaced any former love I held for the pro wrestling thing. I was raised on Tojo Yamamoto and Jerry “The King…
    - 22 hours ago, 22 Nov 17, 8:46pm -
  • ‘Super’ Sage Northcutt protected his peers against bullies in school
    UFC lightweight standout “Super” Sage Northcutt is only 21-years-old and with an overall record of 9-2, while going 3-2 inside the octagon, the Katy, Texas native seems to be about the nicest and most polite guy ever. The new Team Alpha Male tran…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Nov 17, 4:43pm -
  • Nate Diaz wants insane amount to fight Woodley at UFC 219
    Yeah, Nate Diaz is a good fighter and a pretty good draw at the box office but man is he out of touch, or at least the people in his ear are. Nate’s boxing coach Richard Perez told Submission Radio that the money for him to fight welterweight cham…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Nov 17, 4:27pm -
  • Former WWE wrestler on life support
    Kamala is an imposing figure in pro wrestling history. He was presented as “The Ugandan Giant” and often walked to the ring with a tribal mask, spear, and shield. He terrified us as children and in later years unfortunately faded from the minds o…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Nov 17, 3:03pm -
  • Reason for Reigns winning WWE intercontinental title revealed
    Last night on WWE RAW Roman Reigns defeated The Miz for the WWE Intercontinental Title. Here’s why according to PWInsider: It’s believed that The Miz will be taking some time off soon to film the next movie in WWE Studios’ The Marine franchise.…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Nov 17, 4:25pm -
  • Shane Carwin wants a Bellator spot
    Shane Carwin called it quits back in 2011 after a loss to Junior Dos Santos but it appears he’s back in the saddle. It’s not a return to the UFC but a potential return in the Bellator organization. Here’s what Carwin revealed on Facebook: I sen…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Nov 17, 3:53pm -
  • Tyron Woodley says Colby Covington is embarrassing himself
    There aren’t many people aware of the antics of Colby Covington that aren’t vocal about them. He’s used hateful remarks against Brazil as a country and used all sorts of slurs against his intended trash talk targets. The latest to speak up is U…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Nov 17, 1:15pm -
  • Werdumerang update: Fabricio slams Covington for going to the police
    Check out this article first before you listen to Fabricio Werdum’s latest update on the Colby Covington vs. a boomerang incident. I coined it the “Werdumerang” debacle and I take full credit for that. Wait, what was I saying? Oh yeah…Covingt…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Nov 17, 2:23pm -

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  • Report outlines Top Rank’s path to its ESPN deal
    Last week’s Sports Business Journal reported on ESPN’s return to boxing.  The article focused on Top Rank’s deal with ESPN this past July and how it transitioned from premium cable to basic cable. There was interest from Top Rank into obtainin…
    - 13 hours ago, 23 Nov 17, 5:57am -
  • Bellator 188 draws 444,000 on Spike TV
    Bellator 188 drew 444,000 viewers on Spike TV Friday according to Nielsen via ShowBuzz Daily.  The event was tape-delayed as it took place in Israel. In the main event of the card. Jeremiah Labiano defeated Noah Lahat via unanimous decision.  The c…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Nov 17, 6:06am -
  • UFC Fight Night 121 draws 815,000 viewers, prelims 775,000
    UFC Fight Night 121 drew 815,000 viewers on FS1 Saturday night per Nielsen.  The prelims which preceded the main card on the network drew 775,000 viewers on the network. The main event featured Fabricio Werdum as he defeated Marcin Tybura via unanim…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Nov 17, 5:46am -
  • New sponsors sign with UFC thanks to Endeavor, Performance Institute
    The Sports Business Journal had another issue dedicated to combat sports and the UFC was a part of it with an article about how the new owners have opened up new spaces for sponsorships. With the new ownership, Endeavor took over the role of sponsors…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Nov 17, 1:09am -
  • As of now, no takers for UFC’s new media right deal
    The Sports Business Journal reports the UFC’s current state of negotiating a new media rights package once its deal with FOX is up.  Currently, the new asking price of $450M per year is a stiff increase that is not garnering a lot of interest at t…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Nov 17, 8:41pm -
  • UFC attendance and bonuses (only 3 $50K bonuses awarded)
    The UFC announced the attendance, gate and bonuses for Saturday’s Fight Night 121 from Sydney, Australia.  Only 3 bonuses were handed out. The bonus winners were Tai Tuivasa, Nik Lentz and Damien Brown.  Tuivasa and Lentz drew the Performance bon…
    - 4 days ago, 19 Nov 17, 10:05pm -
  • Another UFC Heavyweight flagged by USADA for potential violation
    UFC Heavyweight James Mulheron has been notified of a potential violation of the UFC anti-doping policy and has been removed from his fight against Cyril Asker next week in Shanghai, China at UFC Fight Night 122. Mulheron fought just once in the UFC,…
    - 5 days ago, 18 Nov 17, 11:19pm -
  • Early estimates of UFC 217 PPV are at 875,000
    Dave Meltzer of MMA Fighting is reporting that early estimates of the UFC 217 drew 875,000 PPV buys in North America making it the biggest PPV show for 2017 thus far. UFC 217 featured Georges St Pierre’s return against middleweight champion Michael…
    - 6 days ago, 17 Nov 17, 9:45pm -