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Zayats defeats Vanttinen by decision Plus Official Results

HELSINKI, Finland (August 6, 2017) – Russian light heavyweight Mikhail Zayats defeated Marcus “Caveman” Vanttinen by unanimous decision in last night’s M-1 Challenge 82 main event, which headlined the first M-1 Global event held in Finland during the last nine years. Zayats (23-8-0, M-1: 13-5-0) returned to an M-1 Global-promoted event for the first time…

Rico Verhoeven and Challenger Jamal Ben Saddik Headlines

AMSTERDAM – GLORY, the world’s premier kickboxing league, today announced the headline bout for its year-end show, expected to be held in the Netherlands in December. Regularly featuring a stacked fight card to close out the calendar year, GLORY’s final event of 2017 will continue that tradition, pitting the biggest name in kickboxing against the…

M-1 Global returns to Finland

SAINT PETERSBURG, Russia (June 28, 2017) – M-1 Global, one of the largest mixed-martial-arts organizations in the world, has announced its return to Finland for the first time in nine years, August 5, as top fighters from Finland, Russia, America and across Europe will compete in M-1 Challenge 82. M-1 Challenge 82 will be streamed…

Josh Jauncey vs. Elvis Gashi Added to GLORY 43

DENVER – The GLORY 43 New York fight card is now complete with the addition of Elvis “Super” Gashi (18-0, 9 KO, fighting out of the United States), who meets lightweight dynamo Josh Jauncey (26-8, 15 KO, fighting out of Canada) at The Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City on Friday, July…

Alexander Shlemenko avenges 2 ½-year-old loss

Alexander Shlemenko avenges 2 ½-year-old lossSAINT PETERSBURG; Russia (June 2, 2017) — MMA star Alexander “Storm” Shlemenko needed only 25 seconds to avenge a loss to middleweight Brandon “Bull” Halsey in last night’s M-1 Challenge 79 headliner at Saint Petersburg, Russia. M-1 Challenge 79 was a part of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum’s Cultural…

GLORY 42 Paris and GLORY 42 SuperFight Series Cards Completed

AMSTERDAM (May 25, 2017) – GLORY, the world’s premier kickboxing league, today announced the finalized fight cards for GLORY 42 Paris and GLORY 42 SuperFight Series, live from France’s AccorHotels Arena on Saturday June 10. GLORY welterweight world champion Cédric “The Best” Doumbé (66-4-1, 39 KO, fighting out of France) defends his title on home…

Fight Network to Live Broadcast ONE Championship

Dynasty of Heroes, M-1 Challenge 78, KSW 39: Colosseum, “Brave Warriors in Action” & UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira PRELIMS TORONTO (May 25, 2017) – Fight Network, the world’s premier 24/7 multi-platform channel dedicated to complete coverage of combat sports, presents a stacked weekend of live events, beginning on Friday morning, May 26, at…

Comming to a Movie Theater Near You…

The Biggest Event in Bellator MMA History Available Live in U.S. Movies Theaters Nationwide on June 24 Through Fathom Events LOS ANGELES and DENVER – May 25, 2017 – One of the year’s biggest combat sports events is headed to the silver screen. Bellator NYC: Sonnen vs Silva, headlined by the long-awaited fight between two…