Sign In


Keep me logged in

Other MMA Organizations News - Page 25

Do you have a hot MMA story or news item that you have found and would like to share?
Then read our guidelines then post it to our MMA News Share Forum to have it display here for the community to read on this page.
WSOF Canada Signs Undefeated Josh Hill, Will Fight for Bantamweight Title in April
World Series of Fighting Canada signs undefeated Canadian Josh Hill. Hill will fight Curtis Brigham for the bantamweight title in April.
Submitted Jan 13, 2014 11:04PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
WSOF’s Ali Abdelaziz responds to AXS TV Fights’ challenge, sets deadline for Bellator
World Series of Fighting is aware of the recent challenge for a cross-promotion fight card that AXS TV Fights CEO Andrew Simon extended. WSOF officials just aren’t likely to accept it.
Submitted Jan 13, 2014 10:59PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
WSOF’s Marlon Moraes open to proposed Dantas fight, believes UFC challenges may lie in future
Marlon Moraes is quickly establishing himself as one of the top bantamweights in the game. But in order to be considered as the best, Moraes knows he must defeat fighters ahead of him in the rankings, and most of those fighters reside in the UFC.
Submitted Jan 13, 2014 11:32AM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations, Interviews
Matt Riddle returns, meets Michael Kuiper in Titan FC 27 co-main event
Matt Riddle has resurfaced with a new organization. The question now is, will he actually fight for them? Riddle has agreed to fight fellow former UFC fighter Michael Kuiper in the co-main event of Titan Fighting Championship 27 on Feb. 28 in middleweight action, according to Titan FC CEO Jeff Aronson. The event, headlined by Mike Ricci vs. Jorge Gurgel, is expected to air on CBS Sports Network from Memorial Hall in Kansas City, KS.
Submitted Jan 13, 2014 10:33AM by JLS1980 - 2 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
WSOF Inks Jackson’s MMA Product Landon Vannata to Four-Fight Deal
The World Series of Fighting continues to build its talent pool, as the promotion recently signed Jackson’s MMA representative Landon Vannata to a four-fight deal.
Submitted Jan 11, 2014 11:34AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Cage Warriors 64 set for promotion’s first show of 2014 on Feb. 15 in London
After a promotional record-breaking 2013 that saw it host 14 fight cards across seven countries, Cage Warriors Fighting Championship has set its first event of 2014 for next month.
Submitted Jan 11, 2014 11:28AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
AXS TV Fights CEO jumps in the fray, calls out WSOF for cross-promotion
If Bellator MMA isn’t willing to match its fighters against those from World Series of Fighting, the MMA promotions under the AXS TV Fights banner are willing to step up.
Submitted Jan 10, 2014 10:02PM by JLS1980 - 0 comments
Filed under: Bellator, Other MMA Organizations
WSOF Exec: Eddie Alvarez Ruined Bellator
World Series of Fighting (WSOF) Vice President Ali Abdelaziz shared his thoughts about re-signing fighters in WSOF, wanting them to go where they are happy and how the Eddie Alvarez lawsuit is keeping fighters away from Bellator.
Submitted Jan 10, 2014 11:29AM by FastKnockout - 16 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Yushin Okami, Rousimar Palhares expected to make WSOF debuts on March 29
The future is clearer for two of World Series of Fighting's marquee free agent acquisitions, as UFC veterans Yushin Okami (29-8) and Rousimar Palhares (15-5) are both expected to make their promotional debuts at a March 29 WSOF event.
Submitted Jan 10, 2014 10:06AM by JLS1980 - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
WSOF reps blast UFC fighter Matt Brown’s controversial WMMA comments
Promoters and a women’s strawweight from World Series of Fighting on Thursday criticized recent comments made by UFC welterweight Matt Brown, who said among other things that he would only buy a pay-per-view to see women fight if they were topless.
Submitted Jan 9, 2014 8:49PM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Anthony Johnson to receive title shot with WSOF 8 victory over Mike Kyle
Anthony Johnson is just one victory away from competing for his first-ever world championship.
Submitted Jan 9, 2014 8:47PM by FastKnockout - 11 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Pedro Rizzo interested in fighting for WSOF in Brazil
Pedro Rizzo is not done fighting. The former UFC heavyweight contender was seen in the corner of top UFC fighters Anderson Silva, Glover Teixeira and Jose Aldo over the last year, and he might return to the cage as a fighter in 2014.
Submitted Jan 9, 2014 7:04PM by JLS1980 - 2 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
WSOF: Ali Abdel-Aziz 'We're happy to be the college football of MMA'
World Series of Fighting matchmaker, Ali Abdel-Aziz discusses standards that they've modeled after the UFC, their willingness to be the "college football" of mixed martial arts and the way they'll be handling drug policies and officiating when they start instituting their overseas events.
Submitted Jan 8, 2014 9:10PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Ryan Chiappe out, Sean Powers takes on Mehdi Baghdad at MFC 39
There has been yet another switch to Maximum Fighting Championship’s first event of 2014.
Submitted Jan 8, 2014 9:07PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Injuries Alter MFC 39; Baghdad-Powers, McInnes-Ring Added to AXS TV-Broadcast Card
Several injuries have affected Maximum Fighting Championship’s Jan. 17 card, resulting in two new MFC 39 bookings.
Submitted Jan 8, 2014 7:11PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Jessica Aguilar: World Series of Fighting has world’s best strawweight – me
World Series of Fighting strawweight Jessica Aguilar isn’t worried about losing her No. 1 ranking when the UFC eventually crowns its inaugural 115-pound champion later this year.
Submitted Jan 6, 2014 9:39PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Ali Abdel-Aziz issues WSOF challenge to Bellator for a 10 fight PPV card
WSOF matchmaker Ali Abdel-Aziz appeared on the MMA hour today and it was with a surprising proposition in mind.
Submitted Jan 6, 2014 1:59PM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
WSOF 8 lineup finalized, Palomino vs. Patino moved to main-card opener
Next week’s World Series of Fighting 8 lineup has been finalized, and in addition to a new preliminary-card bout, lightweights Luis Palomino (21-9) and Jorge Patino (35-14-2) have been promoted to the main card.
Submitted Jan 6, 2014 11:31AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Jorge Patino vs. Luis Palomino slated for WSOF 8 in Miami
Jorge Patino vs. Jose Landi-Jons is signed for the World Series of Fighting’s first trip to Brazil in 2014, but "Macaco" has another bout before he faces his long-time rival. WSOF’s executive vice president Ali Abdel-Aziz told MMAFighting.com that Patino is set to make his promotional debut on Jan. 18 in Miami, Fla., when he takes on Luis Palomino.
Submitted Jan 2, 2014 10:05PM by JLS1980 - 3 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Top 15 Brazilian MMA prospects to watch for in 2014
Don’t be surprised if you see some new Brazilian faces in major mixed martial arts promotions next year. Some Brazilian talents had that chance in 2013, and did the best with it, like UFC fighters Antonio Braga Neto, Alan Patrick, Adriano Martins, Kevin Souza and Lucas Martins, or Resurrection Fighting Alliance’s Raoni Barcelos, Bellator featherweight Goiti Yamauchi and Legacy FC's Thomas de Almeida.
Submitted Jan 2, 2014 6:27PM by JLS1980 - 1 comment
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
  » October 2014
  » September 2014
  » August 2014
  » July 2014
  » June 2014
  » May 2014
  » April 2014
  » March 2014
  » February 2014
  » January 2014
  » December 2013
  » November 2013
  » October 2013
  » September 2013
  » August 2013
  » July 2013
  » June 2013
  » May 2013
  » April 2013
  » March 2013
  » February 2013
  » January 2013
  » December 2012
  » November 2012
  » October 2012
  » September 2012
  » August 2012
  » July 2012
  » June 2012
  » May 2012
  » April 2012
  » March 2012
  » February 2012
  » January 2012
  » December 2011
  » November 2011
  » October 2011
  » September 2011
  » August 2011
  » July 2011
  » June 2011
  » May 2011
  » April 2011
  » March 2011
  » February 2011
  » January 2011
  » December 2010
  » November 2010
  » October 2010
  » September 2010
  » August 2010
  » July 2010
  » June 2010
  » May 2010
  » April 2010
  » March 2010
  » February 2010
  » January 2010
  » December 2009
  » November 2009
  » October 2009
  » September 2009
  » August 2009
  » July 2009
  » June 2009
  » May 2009
  » April 2009
  » March 2009
  » February 2009
  » January 2009
  » December 2008
  » November 2008
  » October 2008
  » September 2008
  » August 2008
  » July 2008
  » June 2008
  » May 2008
  » April 2008
  » March 2008
  » February 2008
  » January 2008
  » December 2007
  » November 2007
  » October 2007
  » September 2007
  » August 2007
  » July 2007
  » June 2007