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Kenny Garner Out to Prove First Time Wasn’t a Fluke at M-1 Challenge 26

Kenny Garner Out to Prove First Time Wasn’t a Fluke at M-1 Challenge 26

On July 8 in Costa Mesa, Calif., Kenny “Duce” Garner will get an opportunity at M-1 Challenge 26 to make amends for what he feels is the biggest misstep in…

Don’t Let It Go to the Judges? That’s Not a Problem for M-1′s Mairbek Taisumov

Don’t Let It Go to the Judges? That’s Not a Problem for M-1′s Mairbek Taisumov

If there is one fighter on the upcoming M-1 Challenge 26 event from Costa Mesa, Calif., that could stand out as one of the night’s most entertaining fighters, the first…

Daniel Weichel Wants M-1 Lightweight Belt, but Will Take Beau Baker First

Daniel Weichel Wants M-1 Lightweight Belt, but Will Take Beau Baker First

While he may have been initially unhappy with the fact that his M-1 Global lightweight title shot against Jose Figueroa at M-1 Challenge 26 would not be happening, German fighter…

It’s Not the Expected Title Shot, but Pat Bennett Amped Up for Revenge at M-1 Challenge

It’s Not the Expected Title Shot, but Pat Bennett Amped Up for Revenge at M-1 Challenge

For Pat Bennett, there is a silver lining in the cloud that eliminated his M-1 Global heavyweight championship shot at Guram Gugenishvili on the July 8 M-1 Challenge 26 show…

MMA in Small-Town USA? Hey, It’s the American Way

MMA in Small-Town USA? Hey, It’s the American Way

it may make someone wonder why anyone would start a mixed martial arts gym in a small town, far from the bright lights of Las Vegas and the big stage…

MMA Life: Julie Kedzie Isn’t Just a Fighter at Team Jackson-Winkeljohn

MMA Life: Julie Kedzie Isn’t Just a Fighter at Team Jackson-Winkeljohn

While Julie Kedzie is known for her career as one of the most resurgent fighters in the women’s 135-pound weight class, she’s also heavily involved in a side of MMA…

Strikeforce Challengers: Lorenz Larkin Will Stand and Bang, but He’ll Pick You Apart Doing It

Strikeforce Challengers: Lorenz Larkin Will Stand and Bang, but He’ll Pick You Apart Doing It

Lorenz Larkin is known as an excellent striker, but he's not going to trade blow for blow. He'll stand and bang if Gian Villante wants to do that at Strikeforce…

Strikeforce Challengers: James Terry Plans to Use Caros Fodor to Launch into the Big Show

Strikeforce Challengers: James Terry Plans to Use Caros Fodor to Launch into the Big Show

After years of building himself on the local circuit and then as an undercard fighter for Strikeforce, James Terry is being given the opportunity to headline his first show for…

Ryan Couture Blazing His Own Trail; Not Following in Dad’s UFC Footsteps

Ryan Couture Blazing His Own Trail; Not Following in Dad’s UFC Footsteps

It would be easy for Ryan Couture to get caught up in all hype that surrounds being the son of one of the sport’s most iconic fighters, former multi-weight class…

Strikeforce Challengers: Julia Budd Out to Prove She’s Made the Crossover to MMA

Strikeforce Challengers: Julia Budd Out to Prove She’s Made the Crossover to MMA

After dominating in her first fight for Strikeforce this past October, Julia “Jewel” Budd had some people buzzing that she could be the next big thing in the women’s 145-pound…