All posts by JamesGoyder

Irshaad Sayed

Irshaad Sayed in Hunt for Second Major MMA ...

Mar 25, 2014Comments off74 Views

Irshaad Sayed won the inaugural RUFF title last year. The South African is now hoping to win a title with the most prominent organization in

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Pancrase 257 Will Be Promotion’s Last...

Mar 22, 2014Comments off71 Views

Pancrase 257 will be the last event that the two-decades-old Japanese promotion ever holds in a ring and is headlined by a match-up between two

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ONE FC 14 Results: Nobutatsu Suzuki Bests B...

Mar 14, 2014Comments off84 Views

Nobutatsu Suzuki claimed the inaugural ONE FC world welterweight title in Kuala Lumpur on Friday, beating Brock Larson.

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Fransino Tirta Ready to Put Three Years of ...

Mar 11, 2014Comments off56 Views

Highly regarded as Indonesia's top fighter, undefeated Fransino Tirta hopes that signing with ONE FC will put an end to almost three years of bitter

Peter Davis

Peter Davis Believes Hometown Crowd Will Sp...

Mar 11, 2014Comments off87 Views

Peter Davis has consistently put on the best performances of his career at ONE FC events in his native Kuala Lumpur, and believes his hometown

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Ruff Bantamweight Champion Irshaad Sayed Si...

Mar 10, 2014Comments off53 Views

Reigning Ruff 135-pound champion Irshaad Sayed has had his contract with the Chinese organization cancelled by mutual consent and has signed with EFC in his

Rafael dos Anjos

Rafael dos Anjos Hopes a Win over Khabib Nu...

Mar 10, 2014Comments off123 Views

Gradually building up his record in the UFC lightweight division, Rafael dos Anjos believes a victory over Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC on Fox 11 may

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Neither Broken Bones Nor TRT-Fueled Opponen...

Mar 09, 2014Comments off105 Views

Mark Hunt may be down, but he's not out. The Kiwi is currently sidelined with a broken hand, but he believes he's got another run

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Evolve MMA to Hold Fight Team Tryouts in Ju...

Mar 09, 2014Comments off76 Views

Evolve MMA is looking to add 15 more martial artists to its Singapore-based fight team and will be holding tryouts in June.

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South African Fighter Booto Guylain Dies fr...

Mar 05, 2014Comments off121 Views

South African middleweight Booto Guylain died tragically this week after succumbing to injuries sustained in his EFC Africa 27 bout with Keron Davies, which took

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Former UFC Bantamweight Azamat Gashimov Fac...

Mar 03, 2014Comments off76 Views

After an unsuccessful two-fight stint in the UFC, Russian bantamweight Azamat Gashimov returns to action this month, taking on Zhenhong Lu in the main event

Jumabieke Tuerxun

Jumabieke Tuerxun Feeling the Pressure Afte...

Feb 28, 2014Comments off51 Views

It's been a long and winding road for Jumabieke Tuerxun, and he's feeling the pressure leading up to his UFC debut at Saturday's TUF China

Kevin Belingon

Having Learned From His Losses, Kevin Belin...

Feb 25, 2014Comments off81 Views

After a few rocky performances, Kevin Belingon feels his turned a corner and is poised to make a run at the One FC bantamweight championship.

Caol Uno

VTJ 4th Results: Caol Uno Wins, Keeps Dream...

Feb 23, 2014Comments off46 Views

Caol Uno moved a step closer to the unlikely UFC return he craves with a unanimous decision win over Jesse Brock at VTJ 4th.

Yusuke Kawanago

ONE FC Returns to Manila on May 2; New Sign...

Feb 20, 2014Comments off60 Views

One FC is set to return to Manila on May 2, which is also likely to serve as the debut event for newly signed Legend

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Climbing the Championship Ladder, Tarec Saf...

Feb 17, 2014Comments off182 Views

Preparing for his sophomore UFC effort, Tarec Saffiedine relishes fight with Jake Ellenberger, hopes it will propel him that much close to a title shot.

Caol Uno

Caol Uno Continues on UFC Comeback Trail as...

Feb 16, 2014Comments off109 Views

Caol Uno is desperate to secure a third and final stint in the UFC and will continue his quest with a main event stint at

Fransino Tirta - Art of War 12

ONE FC Signs Undefeated Indonesian Featherw...

Feb 13, 2014Comments off75 Views

ONE FC on Thursday announced the signing of the most sought after free agent in Asia, undefeated Indonesian featherweight Fransino Tirta.

Andrew Leone

Andrew Leone Hopes Win Over Shinichi Kojima...

Feb 11, 2014Comments off53 Views

Andrew Leone is hoping that a win over Shinichi Kojima at One FC: War of Nations leads to a flyweight title shot in his next

Soo Chul Kim

Former ONE FC Champ Soo Chul Kim Smashes UF...

Feb 09, 2014Comments off104 Views

At Road FC 14 in Seoul on Saturday night, Soo Chul Kim turned his career around in the space of the two minutes it took

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Jumabieke Tuerxun vs. Mark Eddiva Set For T...

Feb 08, 2014Comments off107 Views

Two undefeated UFC debutants will collide in Macau next month when former Legend FC bantamweight champion Jumabieke Tuerxun takes on two-time SEA Games Wushu gold

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Heavyweight Fight Between Satoshi Ishii and...

Feb 08, 2014Comments off63 Views

Antoni Inoki’s IGF promotion has booked its first 2014 event for the Ryougoku Sumo Hall on April 5 and it will be headlined by a

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Ben Askren Set to Fight for ONE FC 170-Poun...

Feb 07, 2014Comments off70 Views

Undefeated former Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren is set to make his ONE FC debut on May 30 contesting the promotion's welterweight championship.

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ONE FC Bolsters 135-Pound Ranks with Legend...

Feb 05, 2014Comments off72 Views

ONE FC has expanded its already impressive 135-pound roster with the signing of two titleholders from Asian promotions: Legend FC champion Xian Ji and URCC

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Malaysian Invasion Returns for a Second Sea...

Feb 04, 2014Comments off83 Views

Malaysia has the fastest growing MMA scene in Asia. Local telecommunications company Tune Talk has reaffirmed its commitment by organizing a second season of the

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Brock Larson Says One FC Title Would Be His...

Feb 03, 2014Comments off89 Views

Brock Larson says that winning the One FC welterweight championship would be the crown jewel in his fighting career, and he has no concerns about

Yuki Kondo

Shintaro Ishiwatari Defends Bantamweight Be...

Jan 30, 2014Comments off43 Views

The first Pancrase card of 2014 will be headlined by a bantamweight title match between Shintaro Ishiwatari and Yo Saito, and will also feature the

Ariel Sexton

Eddie Ng Injured, Ariel Sexton Steps in to ...

Jan 30, 2014Comments off85 Views

Eddie Ng has injured his shoulder in training and will no longer be able to face Kamal Shalorus at ONE FC: War of Nations. Ariel

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Former ONE FC Champ Soo Chul Kim Set to Fac...

Jan 29, 2014Comments off61 Views

Soo Chul Kim will have a chance to bounce back from the disappointment of losing his ONE FC 135-pound title to Bibiano Fernandes when he

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Heavy Handed Australian Chris Lokteff Hopin...

Jan 28, 2014Comments off46 Views

Chris Lokteff is on the verge of a ONE FC title shot after stepping up on short notice to take on Bellator and King of