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Murthel Groenhart vs. Harut Grigorian Trilogy Fight

DENVER (December 1, 2017) – GLORY, the world’s premier kickboxing league, today announced the date and venue of its first event of 2018. Located on the University of Illinois at Chicago campus, UIC Pavillion will be the site of GLORY 50 Chicago and GLORY 50 SuperFight Series on Friday, Feb. 16. “We [as an organization]…

Michael Mcdonald Makes Promotional Debut Against Peter Ligier

LOS ANGELES (November 29, 2017) – Two of Bellator’s top recent free agent signings, Michael McDonald (17-4) and Valerie Letourneau (8-6), will both make their long-awaited promotional debuts during Bellator 191 at Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle, England on Friday, Dec. 15. “Mayday” will take on Peter Ligier (8-1-1) in a bantamweight main event, while…

Tournament Kicks Off With Jackson Vs Chael Sonnen At Bellator 192 In La

LOS ANGELES (November 28, 2017) –The bracket for the Bellator MMA World Grand Prix 2018 Heavyweight Tournament has been set. At Bellator 192: Lima vs. MacDonald on January 20, 2018 at The Forum in Los Angeles, the tournament will begin with former champ Quinton “Rampage” Jackson (37-12) taking on renowned trash-talker Chael Sonnen (30-15-1) in…

Khamzat Dalgiev stops defending champion Ivan Buchinger in opening round

INGUSHETIA, Russia (November 25, 2017) — Russian challenge Khamzat Dalgiev ended the three-year plus reign of Ivan “Buki” Bunchinger as M-1 Challenge featherweight champion, knocking the Slovakian in the opening round in last night’s M-1 Challenge 86: Battle of the Narts” main event, in Ingushetia, Russia. M-1 Challenge 86 showcased MMA fighters from a dozen…

Ivan Buchinger defends vs Khamzat Dalgiev to headline M-1 Challenge 86

SAINT PETERSBURG, Russia (November 20, 2017) – M-1 Global holds one of its final events of the year on Friday night, featuring M-1 Challenge featherweight champion Ivan “Buki” Buchinger in his title defense against challenger Khamzat Dalgiev in the M-1 Challenge 86: Battle of the Narts in Ingushetia, Russia. M-1 Challenge 86 will be streamed…

Damir Ismagulov takes decision over Rogerio Karranca

M-1 CHALLENGE 85 RESULTS MOSCOW (November 11, 2017) — M-1 Challenger lightweight champion Damir Ismagulov defeated Rogerio Karranca in a non-title, Super Fight last night in the M-1 Challenge 85 main event, at the Ice Palace in Moscow. In another true international MMA event, 10 different countries were represented by the 24 fighters: Russia, USA,…

Bellator 186: Bader vs Vassell Results

Ryan Bader (24-5) defeated Linton Vassell (18-6, 1 NC) via TKO (punches) at 3:58 of round two Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (7-0) defeated Emily Ducote (6-3) via verbal submission (arm bar) at 3:42 of round five Phil Davis (18-4, 1 NC) defeated Leo Leite (10-1) via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) Ed Ruth (4-0) defeated Chris Dempsey…

Damir Ismagulov vs Rogerio Karranca

SAINT PETERSBURG, Russia (November 2, 2017) – The stars will be out November 10 at M-1 Challenge 85, featuring M-1 Challenge lightweight champion Damir Ismagulov, at Olympic Stadium in Moscow, Russia. M-1 Challenge 85 will be streamed live from Moscow in high definition on www.M1Global.TV. Viewers will be able to watch the preliminary fights and…

Alexey Kunchenko stops Sergey Romanov in 1st round

Artiom Frolov defeats Caio Magalhaes ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (October 27, 2017) – M-1 Challenge welterweight champion Alexey Kunchenko retained his title, improving hid professional mixed-martial-arts record to 19-0-0, in last night’s M-1 Challenge 84 main event in St. Petersburg Russia. Undefeated Artiom Frolov (10-0-0), of Russia, captured the vacant M-1 Challenge middleweight title, taking a…