“Hands of steel? Heart of steel!” – Stephen QuadrosYou couldn’t have scripted it any better if it were in a movie.The audience looked on, their stunned expressions telling the tale.
Ah Strikeforce, as far as B-league MMA promotions go, you get a capital B. You’ve been good to us, you’ve been cruel to us, but we keep hoping that the good days weren’t a fluke. Were they?
Saturday night, WEC 45: Cerrone vs. Ratcliff goes down at the Palms in Las Vegas. You can check out some of the very best lighter weight fighters in the world on Versus at 10pm ET.
“Fools rush in…”- Johnny MercerA lot can change in 21 months.In March 2008, a gallon of gas cost $3.27. Barack Obama was battling Hillary Clinton in the Democratic primary race.
Saturday night in San Jose, California, Strikeforce is running their first major show since Fedor Emelianenko wowed fans in Chicago (and the millions watching on CBS). The show, broadcast live on Showtime, looks to be solid from top to bottom.
- All fighters made weight for both WEC and Strikeforce shows tomorrow night. A few fighters had trouble on the first pass but were able to make weight after being given time to shed the extra pounds.
The California State Athletic Commission today released its list of assignments for the Jan. 10 WEC show in Sacramento, and there’s a surprising name on the list: popular long-time referee “Big” John McCarthy has been assigned to the show.
Anthony Njokuani is no stranger to fighting. When war broke out in his home country of Nigeria, his parents moved the family to the United States, all the way to Texas.
The December 2009 Independent World MMA Rankings have been released. These rankings are independent of any single MMA media outlet or sanctioning body.