Around the Combat World

  (Welcome to another installment of Around the Combat World, where we chart what happened over the weekend from fighters you know or should know that performed away from your TV screen.)   Gianni Grippo [Won 65kg Black Belt Division, 2015 Abu Dhabi World Pro Championship] Leandro Lo [Won 85kg Black Belt Division, Placed 3rd in Black Openweight Division, 2015 Abu Dhabi World Pro...
Via Undercard Superstar
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Brazil gunning for historic medal haul in 2016 Rio Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) China thrived at the Beijing Games in 2008. Britain excelled in London in 2012. Next year, Brazil will try to show it can produce a historic performance at its home Olympics. The nation is working hard to make sure its athletes can be successful at the Rio de Janeiro Games in 2016, investing record amounts to get them ready to perform well in front of a home...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Glory 17 and Last Man Standing were triumphs for North American kickboxing

There were many great performances at the Forum in Los Angeles for Glory 17 on Spike TV and their first PPV Last Man Standing. Some of the best were turned in by the fighters from Canada and the United States. Leading the way were two Canadians, new welterweight champion Joseph Valtellini and the winner of the four man featherweight tournament Gabriel Varga. Their countryman, Simon...
Via Fight Booth
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Glory 17 Preview: The Spike TV Edition

In less than a year Glory WS has made an impressive impact on the combat sports scene. On June 21 they will put on their first PPV that will feature two title fights and an eight-man Last Man Standing tournament. Before the PPV main event their will be a four-man featherweight contender tournament on Spike TV. With Gabriel Varga and Yodkhunpon Sitmonchai meeting in one semi-final...
Via Fight Booth
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

‘World Series of Fighting 7: Karakhanyan vs. Glenn’ Live Results

“World Series of Fighting 7: Karakhanyan vs. Glenn” takes place Saturday inside PNE Agrodome in Vancouver, Canada. Rick Glenn and Georgi Karakhanyan battle for the inaugural WSOF featherweight title in Saturday’s featured attraction. The co-main event features the semifinal middleweight tournament bout between Elvis Mutapcic and Jesse Taylor. NBC Sports Network broadcasts the...
December 07, 2013  |  Discuss
Grizzlies News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Jon Jones turns himself into police, facing felony charge

MLB could move Orioles’ home games

Duke takes over as the No. 1 recruiting class

Titans have been 'all over' Mariota?

Doc Rivers tore into Clippers after loss

Worst picks ever by every NFL franchise

Report: Cowboys not in on Peterson

NFL Draft 2015: Ranking the QBs

Top 10 storylines for the 2015 NFL Draft

Paul Pierce trolls Raptors fans

Yes, ESPN2 is airing video games

Darko Milicic is enjoying life

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.