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Innovative MMA Promotion Primal Fight League Announces Hostile Takeover

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO — January 15, 2018 — Primal Fight League, a mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion headquartered in Littleton, CO, has announced the next in its series of 2018 matches. Dubbed Hostile Takeover, this event will take place on Saturday April 28th at the legendary U.S. Olympic Training Facility in Colorado Springs, CO, and…

WBC Announces Special Commemorative Belts

February 15, 2017 – The World Boxing Council was founded February 14th, 1963, thanks to the initiative of then-President of Mexico, Don Adolfo Lopez Mateos, and a special belt has now been created to honor his memory as well as his contribution to our existence and growth into boxing’s most important organization. Don Adolfo was…

BACK 2 BACK – Bellator Announces Two Consecutive Nights of Action

SANTA MONICA, CALIF. (October 10, 2016) – Bellator MMA is thrilled to announce the promotion’s first ever Friday/Saturday doubleheader event. The first night of entertainment will feature a bantamweight world title rematch pitting current division champion Eduardo Dantas (18-4) against a dangerous former two-division champion Joe Warren (14-5), which joins a previously announced featherweight showdown…

Bellator Announces MMA-Kickboxing Event for Return to Italy

SANTA MONICA, CALIF (September 21, 2016) – Within days of “Bellator Kickboxing: Budapest,” the Scott Coker-led promotion hosted a press conference yesterday at the historic Palazzo Vecchio in Florence, Italy to announce its next international extravaganza. The Viacom-owned fight company is returning to Italy with another combo-event featuring heart-pounding action from the Bellator MMA and…

Brian Halquist Productions Announces 2017 Dates

TACOMA, Wash. – TACOMA, Wash. – Brian Halquist Productions and the Puyallup Tribe of Indians announced 10 dates for 2017 – beginning on Jan. 20 with the 108th installment of the Battle at the Boat professional boxing series. The 10 dates feature five boxing and five mixed martial arts events with CageSport MMA kicking off…

GLORY Announces GLORY 34 Denver

New York, NY – GLORY, the world’s premier kickboxing league, today announced two events, completing the organization’s calendar through the rest of 2016. In between GLORY 33 New Jersey tomorrow and previously announced GLORY: COLLISION on Saturday, Dec. 10, GLORY will host GLORY 34 Denver and GLORY 35 Nice. GLORY 34 Denver, taking place on…

GH3 Promotions Announces Television Deal

Nutley, NJ (September 8, 2016) – GH3 Promotions is pleased to announce a multi-year deal with  ONE World Sports, America’s Network For Global Sports.  The first show is scheduled for Saturday, November 12 at 9:30 PM ET live from 2300 Arena in Philadelphia “We are incredibly pleased to announce this partnership with ONE World Sports across all…

GLORY Announces Agreement with ESPN

New York, NY – GLORY, the world’s premier kickboxing league, today announced an agreement with The Worldwide Leader in Sports. Beginning this Friday, GLORY’s non-stop stand-up action will be carried live on ESPN networks, home to the country’s major sports leagues and biggest sports events. The first event to be showcased for nearly 100 million…

Conn Boxing HOF announces 2015 award winners

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (September 24, 2015) – Rising star Luis “The KO King” Rosa, Jr. has been named by the Connecticut Boxing Hall of Fame (CBHOF) as the Conn. Professional Boxer of the Year for the second year in a row. The 2015 CBHOF award winners and its Class of 2015 will be honored Friday night,…