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Big John McCarthy Joins Bellator Broadcast ...

Jan 09, 2018NoNo Comments1015 Views

Pioneering MMA referee "Big" John McCarthy is stepping out of the cage and into the Bellator broadcast booth.

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‘Big’ John McCarthy Weighs In O...

Jan 24, 2017NoNo Comments2340 Views

Legendary referee "Big" John McCarthy talks about medical marijuana, it benefits, and potential impact on the sport of mixed martial arts.

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Referee John McCarthy Explains Significant ...

Dec 20, 2016NoNo Comments3354 Views

Pioneering referee John McCarthy explains some of the significant changes to MMA's Unified Rules and judging criteria set to go into effect on Jan. 1,

Roy Nelson UFC Fight Night 82 Media Day

Dana White Isn’t Buying Roy Nelson’s Ap...

Dec 08, 2016NoNo Comments2305 Views

Roy Nelson apologized for kicking referee John McCarthy after his KO win over Antonio Silva at UFC Fight Night 95, but UFC president Dana White

Roy Nelson Publicly Apologizes for Kicking ...

Dec 02, 2016NoNo Comments1359 Views

Roy Nelson apologized on Friday for kicking referee John McCarthy following his September fight in Brazil.

Roy Nelson - UFC 146

Roy Nelson Faces Lengthy Suspension and Lar...

Oct 06, 2016NoNo Comments2015 Views

Roy Nelson is facing a potentially lengthy suspension and significant fines over his kicking of referee John McCarthy at UFC Brasilia.

Roy Nelson Explains Why He Kicked Referee &...

Sep 25, 2016NoNo Comments2626 Views

Roy Nelson scored a knockout win over Antonio Silva on the UFC Fight Night Brasilia main card, but what he did after the fight overshadowed

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Herb Dean and Big John McCarthy Discuss New...

Sep 06, 2016NoNo Comments1499 Views

Two of the top referees in mixed martial arts, Herb Dean and John McCarthy, sat down for a roundtable discussion on Inside MMA about the

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VIDEO: Ref Big John McCarthy Breaks Down Ro...

Nov 04, 2015NoNo Comments2240 Views

Pioneering referee Big John McCarthy breaks down Rousimar Palhares' submission of Jake Shields that led to a suspension and fine for unsportsmanlike conduct.

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Rousimar Palhares Offers Weak Defense at NA...

Oct 30, 2015NoNo Comments1441 Views

Rousimar Palhares, after offering a weak defense for his actions, was suspended and fined for unsportsmanlike conduct at the Oct. 29 NAC meeting.

Fighters and MMA Personalities React to Jon...

Apr 29, 2015NoNo Comments4739 Views

Following Tuesday evening’s announcement that UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones had been stripped of his title and suspended indefinitely, fighters took to Twitter to

Hot Tweets! Fighters React to Burt Watson L...

Mar 03, 2015NoNo Comments1630 Views

Longtime production manager Burt Watson has left the UFC. On Tuesday, the “babysitter to the stars” confirmed his departure and fighters took to Twitter

Bellator 129 Results: Paul Bradley Grabs Un...

Oct 17, 2014NoNo Comments4105 Views

Paul Bradley controlled Josh Neer a majority of three rounds, en route to a unanimous decision at Bellator 129 in Council Bluffs, Iowa, on Friday

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Pioneering UFC Referee John McCarthy Thinks...

Jun 23, 2014NoNo Comments4422 Views

Jason High was recently fired from the UFC, suspended for one year, and fined $1900 for shoving the referee after his fight. Pioneering ref John

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Dana White Praises John McCarthy for Making...

Sep 24, 2013NoNo Comments3645 Views

The UFC 165 main event between Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson was nearly stopped prior to the fifth round. UFC president Dana White praised referee

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Dana White Blasts Steve Mazzagatti, but Pio...

Jun 29, 2013NoNo Comments5470 Views

Referee Steve Mazzagatti has been in the midst of a firestorm of criticism over his handling of the Josh Burkman vs. Jon Fitch fight, but

From Royce Gracie Sparring Partner to MMA P...

Sep 03, 2011NoNo Comments1311 Views

From Royce Gracie sparring partner with aspirations of stepping in the Octagon himself to becoming one of the pioneering forces in mixed martial arts, "Big"

Shogun, Hendo, Serra, Cung Sign with Round ...

Apr 22, 2009NoNo Comments720 Views

As MMA grows, so does the market for merchandise. Round 5 has been one of the leaders in MMA related collectibles and recently added four

Andrei Arlovski: The Prototype

Feb 24, 2009NoNo Comments583 Views

The MMAWeekly.com MMA Insider Blog provides some of the interesting information and media about your favorite fighters from the UFC, WEC, Strikeforce, Dream, and other

MMAWeekly Radio 02/10/2006- John McCarthy

Feb 10, 2006NoNo Comments546 Views

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