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STEVE MAZZAGATTI RUMORS

The Man Called Malaipet, the Lion Fight Years and Retirement Talk

Entering his rematch with Justin Greskiewicz at Lion Fight 17, Malaipet Sasiprapa had indicated that a third straight loss would lead to his retirement. Michael Schiavello informed the AXS TV viewing audience that the man known simply as Malaipet would honor the remaining fight on his contract for Lion Fight. He turned aside any retirement talk with a vintage performance taking...
Via Fight Booth
August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Video Of The Ultimate Fighter Controversy

Last night’s edition of The Ultimate Fighter was hyped as having controversy on it. It sure as heck did. On last night’s show, Roger Zapata from Team BJ Penn and Ian Stephens from Team Frankie Edgar. The fight after two rounds ended up being tied and went to a sudden death third round. Here is the video that started with the controversy. The referee for the fight was Steve Mazzagatti...
Via Between The Ropes
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Prez Dana White Rips MMA Ref Steve Mazzagatti in Profanity Laced Tirade

Dana White blasts Steve Mazzagatti's handling of Jon Fitch vs Josh Burkman with a 9 minute f-bomb laced rant that got to that mark because Ariel Helwani likes to make himself part of the... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~ http://www.bobsblitz.com
Via Bob's Blitz
June 18, 2013  |  Discuss

MMA Ref Steve Mazzagatti Missed a Good Fight at WSOF 3

Jon Fitch vs Josh Burkman 2 from WSOF 3 in Las Vegas Saturday. MMA referee Steve Mazzagatti is a step behind Josh in realizing the fight is over and Fitch is out. **Follow us on Twitter, View... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~ http://www.bobsblitz.com
Via Bob's Blitz
June 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Dana White’s reaction to the Fitch/Burkman fight was pretty interesting.

No bashing, no snide remarks, just a simple observation full of respect to Josh Burkman and cutting down Mazzagatti. Ok, so it wasn’t a completely vitriol-free tweet, Mazzagatti took one on the chin, but what matters here is the fact that Dana was giving respect to the fighters, that’s something I’m happy about. And let’s be honest here, Mazzagatti was just standing there...
Via Fight Hub TV
June 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Talking TUF with Denise Tracey, Episode 12: the semi-finals

Talking TUF With Denise Tracey Episode 12 The Semis Of the twelve week season so far, the semi-final episode was the best (as it should be) by far.  It started out in the Harley-Davidson showroom with the coaches and semi-finalists; under the benevolent and watchful eye of the Baldfather, checked out all the options and perks that come with a tricked out Harley.  The TUF...
Via hov-mma
April 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Dana White Rips Referee Steve Mazzagatti Prior to UFC 156 Superfight

Knock, knock. – Who’s there? – Every fighter’s worst nightmare (according to UFC president Dana White). The Nevada State Athletic Commission has appointed controversial – and incompetent (if you were to ask White) – referee Steve Mazzagatti to be the third man inside the cage for Saturday’s UFC 156 superfight between Frankie Edgar (Pictured) and featherweight king Jose...
Via 5thRound.com
January 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Mazzagatti Draws UFC 143 Referee Assignment for Condit-Diaz

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has appointed Steve Mazzagatti to referee the interim welterweight title clash between Nick Diaz on Carlos Condit on Feb. 4.
Via Sherdog
January 12, 2012  |  Discuss
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