1. UFC Veteran Hermes Franca Sentenced to 3 Years for Sexual Abuse of a Minor

    Former UFC fighter and owner of Team Hermes Franca Brazilian Jiu-Jutsu Academy Hermes Franca Barros (37 years old), also known as Hermes Franca, was recently sentenced to 42 months ...

    Roland Riso Written by Roland Riso about over 2 years ago 829 reads 2 comments

  2. Bellator Plans to Broadcast MMA Reality Series in 2013

    After seven successful years televising the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), Spike TV will continue as a mixed martial arts staple, as it will begin broadcasting fights with the tournament-format promotion, Bellator Fighting Championship...

    Roland Riso Written by Roland Riso about almost 3 years ago 310 reads 0 comments

  3. Former Champ Miguel Torres Talks Loss to Mighty Mouse

    In an interview on the Savage Dog Show on Sherdog.com, former World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC) 135-pound champion, Miguel Angel Torres, felt he earned the win versus opponent, ...

    Roland Riso Written by Roland Riso about over 3 years ago 218 reads 0 comments

  4. Actor Kevin James' New MMA Film Has UFC's Blessing

    Hailing from the hit TV show, King of Queens , actor Kevin James’ latest venture is a film revolving around music and mixed martial arts...

    Roland Riso Written by Roland Riso about over 3 years ago 5,990 reads 0 comments

  5. UFC's Kurt Pellegrino Steps Away from MMA

    After two defeats by decision, Ultimate Fighting Championship 155-pound fighter Kurt “Batman” Pellegrino has decided take time off from mixed martial arts and dedicate more time to his family...

    Roland Riso Written by Roland Riso about over 3 years ago 202 reads 0 comments

  6. Ricco Rodriguez: Former UFC Champ Arrested in Arizona

    Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight Champion, Ricco Rodriguez, was recently apprehended for allegedly resisting arrest and assaulting a cab driver in an affluent Phoenix suburb...

    Roland Riso Written by Roland Riso about over 3 years ago 871 reads 2 comments

  7. Mighty Mouse Johnson: His Fight with Torres Is Like David and Goliath

    With The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) 130 scheduled for May 28, the speedy, 5'3" Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson, discusses his next bantamweight contest versus ...

    Roland Riso Written by Roland Riso about over 3 years ago 409 reads 6 comments

  8. Urijah Faber Talks Possible "Superfight" with Torres and Picks Diaz over GSP

    With a title fight for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight belt steadily approaching, No. 1 contender, Urijah Faber, feels there’s still many exciting fights for him in his newly 135-pound division...

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  9. Brian Stann and Tim Kennedy: Military Bred Fighters Share Thoughts on Bin Laden

    May 2, 2011 is a significant date to a lot of Americans, as this is the day Osama Bin Laden was killed...

    Roland Riso Written by Roland Riso about over 3 years ago 640 reads 0 comments

  10. Jon Jones: This Idealistic UFC Champ Has the Soul of a Slam Poet

    The newly crowned UFC light heavyweight champion, Jon ‘Bones’ Jones, has made an indelible impact on the sport of MMA , since his initial debut in 2008...

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  11. Eddie Alvarez: What We Learned While He Turned His Back on Pat Curran

    After dominating Pat Curran for five solid rounds, Eddie Alvarez maintained his definitive position as the Bellator lightweight champion...

    Roland Riso Written by Roland Riso about over 3 years ago 331 reads 0 comments

  12. Eddie Alvarez: Meet the Coaches Behind the Bellator Champ

    Behind every great fighter is a great team. As such athletes give endless praise and accolades to their corner and their trainers, it takes a team of experts and specialists to ...

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  13. Brock Lesnar: His New Book A Bit Premature

    I love "Rocky" films. Every single one of them. I enjoy the sheer genuineness and authentic simplicity of Balboa, and his utter determination to overcome the obstacles. For some reason, the storyline never gets old for me...

    Roland Riso Written by Roland Riso about over 3 years ago 1,117 reads 7 comments

  14. Randy Couture: Thanks for Getting Rid of the MMA Wannabes

    I would like to thank Randy Couture. As an avid reader of MMA articles, periodicals and forums, the entire summer of 2010 consisted of numerous, washed-up athletes, vying for an opportunity to enter the center of the octagon...

    Roland Riso Written by Roland Riso about over 3 years ago 1,863 reads 11 comments

  15. Takanori Gomi: Not Well-Rounded Enough

    As Gomi is known for his power and takedown defense, his strengths were easily nullified by a hypnotizing Guida...

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  16. Georges St. Pierre: A True Fighter Or Just A Great Athlete?

    . What defines a true fighter? Though the answer is rather ambiguous, I prefer to characterize that a “true fighter” is an overall mindset...

    Roland Riso Written by Roland Riso about over 3 years ago 113 reads 0 comments