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UFC – NSAC Corruption and Its Effect On MMA

For quite some time, the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) has drawn the ire of combat sports fans. The athletic governing body has, in a way, become just as big a part of the show as the fighters, and the techniques they employ inside the cage/ring. Inept judges and referees are continually assigned high-profile fights in The Silver State, effectively holding the futures of...
Via Between The Ropes
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

'Korean Zombie' to step away from UFC for two years for mandatory military service

Chan Sung Jung has not entered the Octagon in more than a year. His fans are going to have to wait even longer to see him compete again. "The Korean Zombie" will be taking two years off from the UFC to rehab injuries and enlist in South Korea's military, Jung announced on social media on Monday. South Korean men are required to serve two years. Jung will not see any field combat...
Via Fox Sports
October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

The Korean Zombie Set To Be Out For Two Years Due To Military Service

Sadly we won’t be seeing Chan Sung Jung, better known as ‘The Korean Zombie’, in the Octagon any time soon as the UFC featherweight fighter has been called up to undertake his mandatory two year military service in his native South Korea. The 27 year-old Jung has already been out for over a year after suffering a dislocated shoulder in the fourth round of his title fight with...
Via Fight Of The Night
October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

'Korean Zombie' returns to meet Akira Corassani in Sweden co-main event

"The Korean Zombie" is back. After more than a year layoff, Chan Sung Jung will return to fight Akira Corassani in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night on Oct. 4 in Sweden. Jung, one of the most popular fighters in the featherweight division, injured his shoulder in August 2013 in a title fight against Jose Aldo and has not fought since then. The card, from Stockholm, will air live...
Via Fox Sports
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Fighters of the Week

Luke Irwin: 1. Donald Cerrone: No, Jim Miller isn’t elite any more, but a head kick TKO over a tough ************ like Miller in the main event is legit, and Cerrone is now on the fast track to a title shot. 2. Damon Jackson: Couldn’t have derailed the Leonard Garcia comeback train any more nastily than if he had thrown a 2×4 onto the rails. First round, tap out, that’s all...
Via Undercard Superstar
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Greg Jackson, the sport killer

One of the most frustrating fights I’ve ever watched was when Carlos Condit fought Nick Diaz. Condit was ultimately victorious, but only after a painful 25 minute performance that saw him stick to a game plan of avoiding a brawl with Diaz. Condit is being known for being one of the most ‘get down and dirty’ fighters in MMA today, so when he fought using a strategic gameplan...
Via Fight Booth
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Nam Phan vs Vaughan Lee Slated for Ultimate Fighter: China Finale

Nam Phan 18-12 MMA / 2-5 UFC Record 2 Fight Losing Streak Notable Wins: Saad Awad, Leonard Garcia, Cole Miller Vaughan Lee 13-9-1 MMA / 2-3 UFC Record Lost 2 of Last 3 Fights Notable Wins: Norifumi ‘Kid’ Yamamoto, Motonobu Tezuka ——————————————- The Ultimate Fighter: China Finale March 1st, 2014 Macau, China The Venetian Macau Resort Hotel ...
Via In The Neutral Zone
January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Andre Fili vs Max Holloway Added to UFC 172

Andre Fili 13-1 MMA / 1-0 UFC Record 9 Fight Win Streak Notable Wins: Alexander Crispim, Enoch Wilson, Jeremy Larsen Max Holloway 8-3 MMA / 4-3 UFC Record Lost 2 0f Last 3 Fights Notable Wins: Will Chope, Justin Lawrence, Leonard Garcia —————————— UFC 172 April 26th, 2014 Baltimore, Maryland Baltimore Arena —————————— Alpha Male product...
Via In The Neutral Zone
January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Legacy Fighting Championships 26 Quick Results

  Main Card: Leonard Garcia def. Kevin Aguilar via TKO (Punches) – Round 1, 2:57 Thomas Almeida def. George Pacurariu via TKO (Punches) – Round 1, 4:13 Chris Pecero def. Raynaldo Rodriguez via TKO (Elbows) – Round 1, 1:03 Patrick Ybarra def. Ray Rodriguez via Unanimous Decision Billy Buch def. Ryan Hollis via Unanimous Decision Dimitre Ivy def. Matt Mazurek via Armbar ...
Via In The Neutral Zone
December 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Bekbulat Magomedov Out; Will Chope vs Max Holloway Set for UFC Fight Night 34

Will Chope 19-5 MMA / UFC Debut 14 Fight Win Streak Notable Wins: Max Holloway 7-3 MMA / 3-3 UFC Record 2 Fight Losing Streak Notable Wins: Pat Schilling, Justin Lawrence, Leonard Garcia —————————————————————————- UFC Fight Night 34 January 4th, 2014 TBA, Singapore Venue TBD ————————————————...
Via In The Neutral Zone
November 21, 2013  |  Discuss
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