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For years the little guys helped carry the sport of boxing with guys like Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao drawing some of the biggest ppv numbers in history, former WEC featherweight champion, Urijah “California Kid” Faber is the WEC’s biggest star and proves that size doesn’t matter when it comes to putting on exciting [...]
WEC 51: Jose Aldo vs. Manny Gamburyan World Extreme Cagefighting takes place on September 30, 2010 at the 1stBank Center in Broomfield, Colorado with a Featherweight Championship Main-Event. Former UFC fighter and The Ultimate Fighter reality show contestant, Manvel Gamburyan, will challenge the current WEC featherweight (145lbs) champion, Jose Aldo, of Brazil.
PROVIDENCE (Aug. 31, 2010) – History will be made Friday night, Sept. 17 when “First Blood” becomes the first sanctioned, professional Mixed Martial Arts show ever held in Rhode Island. “First Blood,” presented by Jimmy Burchfield’s Classic Entertainment and Sports, Inc., (CES) will be held at the Twin River Event Center in Lincoln, RI. All [...]
By Charlie Knoxville I was telling myself that I wouldn’t watch the UFC 118 freak show UFC vs. Boxing match between James Toney and Randy Couture, but I gave in anyway and watched the fight (I didn’t order it watched it at a Hooters with some friends). Freddie Roach, James Toney’s former boxing trainer and [...]
The Ultimate Fighting Championship comes to Boston for the first time with UFC 118: Edgar vs. Penn 2 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. The main-event is a rematch between former lightweight champion, B.J. Penn and current champion, Frankie Edgar.
By Nowboxing Staff Takanori Gomi known as the “The Fireball Kid” in Japan recently signed with the UFC and is ready to test himself in the UFC’s tough lightweight division. Gomi, a wrestler but known for his devastating punching power is also familiar with the current lightweight champion BJ Penn having loss to Penn in [...]