Rodolfo Vieira Wins MMA Debut With First Round Submission – FloGrappling

Rodolfo Vieira Wins MMA Debut With First Round Submission – FloGrappling

Photo: Twitter.com/FightingGlobe Rodolfo Vieira Wins MMA Debut With First Round Submission World class jiu-jitsu black belt, ADCC and IBJJF World champion Rodolfo Vieira made quick work of his MMA debut on Saturday February 12, with a first round submission win over Zarylbek Daniyar of Kyrgyzstan.  Fighting on an MMA event called Arzalat in Sao Paulo, […]

MMA fighters battle for cause – Great Falls Tribune

MMA fighters battle for cause – Great Falls Tribune

Neil Tredray, For the Tribune Published 10:03 p.m. MT Feb. 10, 2017 | Updated 2 hours ago Buy Photo Ryan Ibsen, center, and Cody Jerome take part in Great Falls Rumble on Friday night at the Heritage Inn in Great Falls.(Photo: For the Tribune/Neil Tredray)Buy Photo Mixed-martial arts began its 2017 run with Fightforce’s Great […]

Cheick Kongo ready to pass torch to Francis Ngannou as face of … – MMAjunkie.com

Cheick Kongo ready to pass torch to Francis Ngannou as face of … – MMAjunkie.com

Cheick Kongo has nothing but praise for rising UFC heavyweight star Francis Ngannou. Kongo (25-10-2 MMA, 7-2 BMMA), who is approaching his 10th Bellator fight after spending seven years in the UFC, has long been France’s most notable and successful fighter. Ngannou (10-1 MMA, 5-0 UFC) has assumed that role of late, though, especially after […]

How MMA's ageless legend saves lackluster UFC card – New York Post

How MMA's ageless legend saves lackluster UFC card – New York Post

Anderson “Spider” Silva rescued UFC 200 when he agreed to fight light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier two days after Jon Jones tested positive for a banned substance. Now Silva is saving UFC 208, lending his legendary name to an otherwise underwhelming pay-per-view card Saturday night at Barclays Center. Holly Holm, loser of two straight since […]

When Guns and MMA Collide Inside Simulated Battlefield, All Bets Are Off – Bleacher Report

When Guns and MMA Collide Inside Simulated Battlefield, All Bets Are Off – Bleacher Report

Gregory Payan/Associated Press Steven RondinaFeatured ColumnistFebruary 7, 2017 Have you ever wanted to punch somebody during a paintball game? Have you ever thought to yourself, “Boy, this UFC fight could use more guns?” Well, some enterprising adrenaline junkies in Las Vegas have brought together fisticuffs and faux firearms in one of the strangest sports imaginable. Las […]