Category: Fights, Events & More
Summer is nearly upon us and to honor the changing of the season UFC 360 is rolling out a Bikini issue featuring the women of the Octagon. Brittney, Arianny, and Kendra take you behind the scenes of their Malibu photo shoot for the magazine spread that will not disappoint.
Two-time world Muay Thai champion Michael Mananquil (29-4-1, 9 KOs) put forth a spectacular effort, defeating three consecutive opponents in one night to earn the developmental Road To GLORY USA lightweight tournament championship Saturday, May 11th. Mananquil’s performance in the tournament earned him a $20,000 grand prize and a multi-fight contract with GLORY, the world’s premier kickboxing league that launched the developmental Road To GLORY tournament series in February in order to identify potential future kickboxing champions and superstars.
In the second episode of Rebel Reality, Golden Glory TV gives fans an inside look at the days leading up to Gökhan Saki’s fight in his home country of Turkey at GLORY 6 Istanbul where Saki defeated Daniel Ghita via TKO. Also, Saki donated 5.000 € for the departed legend Ramon “Diamond” Dekkers’ “DIAMOND FOUNDATION” to help destitute children at an orphanage in Thailand. According to film makers – “He wanted to do this without publicity, but we talked together and my opinion is, that all people should know what he does because he is a great man and an awesome example for a lot of young people, sports professionals and overall athletics.”
In this all new episode of Muay Thai Combat TV, you get to a chance to check out a seminar hosted by 15 time World Champion, current W.I.P.U. “King of the Ring” super-welterweight kickboxing oriental rules world champion and K-1 MAX superstar, “Iron” Mike Zambidis. Don’t miss this Mike Zambidis interview by Stefania Picelli where Mike talks K-1, Glory and Yokkao Extreme.
Peter Aerts vs. Jamal Ben Saddik was one of the most exciting fights of the night, and certainly a defining moment in Aerts’ career! Don’t miss this badass highlight from the action that took place this past weekend at GLORY 8 Tokyo!
Check out this all new episode Muay Thai Combat TV as you get to spend the day with World Muay Thai Council’s Muay Thai Welterweight European champion and K-1 MAX Scandinavia 2008 tournament finalist, Dzhabar Askerov. “Genghis Khan” defeated Andy Souwer at Yokkao Extreme 2013 and is currently riding a five-fight win streak as he will face Steve Moxon at Kings of Kombat 9 in Melbourne, Australia on Saturday, April 27th.
UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St-Pierre paid a visit to UFC Tonight to sit down one-on-one with Kenny Florian. In this exclusive UFC Tonight interview GSP opens up about writing his first book, who his next UFC opponent may be and his first movie role in the upcoming “Captain America” film.
From an unannounced drop in by Italian soccer star Mario Balotelli, to Robin van Roosmalen’s pre-match war cry “Leprechaun Power,” get a look at what went on behind the scenes at GLORY 7 Milan: Petrosyan vs. Boustati on April 20, 2013.
Matt Brown has experienced a career resurgence and is poised to move up the rankings with another victory. Witness how a new focus and a stint of training in Cuba has readied ‘The Immortal’ one to fight Jordan Mein at UFC on FOX 7 on Saturday, April 20, 2013.
Twenty-six year old Cameroon import Francois Ambang utilized relentless attacks to the body and head with his fists to defeat three consecutive opponents, including championship round adversary and previously undefeated tournament favorite Brett Hlavacek to earn the development Road To GLORY USA welterweight tournament championship and a $20,000 grand prize at Capitale in New York, N.Y. on Saturday, March 23, now check out this kickass highlight video!
Check out this all new episode Muay Thai Combat TV as you get to see exclusive behind the scenes footage of the beautiful Stefania Picelli, the CEO of Muay Thai Combat, the Yokkao events promoter and aspiring model. Don’t miss the next episode of Muay Thai Combat TV featuring the Yokkao Fight Team and Stefania Picelli.
A Cage Warriors Fighting Championship produced mini-documentary on Joanne Calderwood, one of the newest and most talked-about stars in women’s MMA, who fights Sally Krumdiack at Cage Warriors 53 in Glasgow, Scotland, on Saturday, 13 April, 2013. Produced by Tommy Lakes for Cage Warriors Fighting Championship with fight footage courtesy of Invicta FC.
On the heels of a smash success, double-header mega-event in Saitama on New Year’s Eve, GLORY, the world’s new premiere kickboxing league, descended upon the Differ Ariake Arena in Tokyo, Japan for its ROAD TO GLORY development fight series for identifying future stars of the sport, that featured an eight-man, single-elimination featherweight (143 pounds/65 kilograms) tournament on Sunday, March 10. Masaaki Noiri won the Road to GLORY Tokyo Tournament, and a contract to fight with GLORY, now check out this kickass highlight video!
Tyrone Spong continued to build on his legacy as he knocked out the “The Flying Gentleman” Remy Bonjasky in the main event at GLORY 5 London. Watson, Kraus and Wakeling also left the ExCel Arena victorious. Now check out the highlights from this badass event!
Johny Hendricks arrived in Montreal for the biggest fight of his life at UFC 158: St-Pierre vs. Diaz as the FUEL TV cameras covered every moment leading up to his fight against Carlos Condit and then followed “Bigg Rigg” in the aftermath of the fight that determined the next welterweight title challenger.