Declaration of Independents for April 20142014-04-20 / Keith Mills

All the fans know the UFC and all the press report on that promotion but where do their fighters come from? What else is going on now? Perhaps most importantly what shows should fans watch to see tomorrow’s stars develop? The Declaration of Independents is a monthly snapshot of wh…

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Pat Curran Defends Featherweight World Title Against Patricio Pitbull Friday, June 6th From WinStar World Casino Live On Spike2014-04-20 / Eddie Goldman

From Bellator MMA: Featherweight Title Fight Opens Bellator Summer Series   Newport Beach, Calif. (April 18, 2014) – The Bellator Summer Series will start with a bang as Bellator Featherweight Champion Pat Curran will defend his title against featherweight tourna…

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FOX Sports 2 - FOX UFC SATURDAY POSTFIGHT SHOW Quotes and Videos – 4/19/142014-04-20 / Eddie Goldman

From Fox Sports:  WERDUM: “I WANT THE BELT. I’VE BEEN WORKING FOR IT FOR A LONG TIME.”   Stann and Sonnen Break Down FOX UFC SATURDAYFights, Plus Dana White Interview             LOS AN…

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CFFC 34 Official Weights, Results, Suspensions and Staff2014-04-20 / Eddie Goldman

From New Jersey State Athletic Control Board: EVENT- Professional MMA Saturday, April 19, 2014 Cage Fury Fighting Championships CFFC 34 Mennen Arena Morristown BOUTS- 8 TITLE. 5rds. 125 Sean Santella (103-170) vs. Nick Honstein…

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Alexander Shlemenko vs. Tito Ortiz Light Heavyweight Battle Finalized for Bellator Pay-Per-View Saturday, May 17th2014-04-20 / Eddie Goldman

From Bellator MMA:   Newport Beach, Calif. (April 18, 2014) – Social media can often be a powerful tool. Getting your message out to the world has never been easier, and MMA icon Tito Ortiz found that out first hand when Bellator Middleweight Champion Alexander Shlemenk…

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Jake Shields signs with World Series of Fighting2014-04-20 / Jack Bratcher

Former UFC welterweight title challenger Jake Shields has signed a multi-fight agreement with World Series of Fighting. The Las Vegas based MMA promotion announced the news on Thursday. Shields (29-7-1, 1 NC) went 4-3, with 1 No Contest during his UFC tenure. The former Strikefor…

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Lima takes vacant WW title, Held and Frerie advance in LW tournament at Bellator 1172014-04-20 / Keith Mills

Leg kicks were the key to Douglas Lima’s victory over Rick Hawn at Bellator MMA 117, a victory which earned Lima the vacant welterweight title.  Bellator MA 117 took place April 18th at the Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs, IA with an undercard webstreamed on Spike.com, a…

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SHOOTO - 05/05/2014 - Uno confirmed to take on Tsuchiya2014-04-20 / Shu Hirata

Caol Uno will be fighting in Shooto's 25th anniversary show, and he will take on Taiki Tsuchiya from team roots. This 145 lbs bout is going the be headliner. According to Sustain, the promoters of this anniversary show, immediately after Rumina Sato's announced his…

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Sean Santella back from surgery, defends CFFC flyweight title this weekend2014-04-20 / Keith Mills

After 11 months off recovering from surgery CFFC flyweight champion Sean Santella returns to defend his belt against Nick Honstein.  CFFC 34 takes place April 19th at the Mennen Sports Arena in Morristown, NJ with a pay-per-view webcast through the event’s website. Sin…

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DEEP 66 - 04/29/2014: Sold Out - Added "Standing Only" Tickets2014-04-20 / Shu Hirata

DEEP added "standing only" tickets for upcoming DEEP 66 because all reserved seats are now officially sold out. The headliner of this show is DEEP lightweight title fight between the champion Satoru Kitaoka, and the challenger, Naoto Miyazaki from Tsudanuma Dojo. Howeve…

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