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UFC 25 Years in Shortvideo

UFC 25 Years in Short: official trailer hits the stream

Silver Anniversary of Ultimate Fighting Championship This year the Ultimate Fighting Championship celebrates its silver jubilee. The very first event, "The Beginning" was held on November 12, 1993 at the McNichols Sports Arena in Denver,...
Stephane Cabrera and Somesh Kamra

Stephane Cabrera talks Kumite 1 League, Somesh Kamra

WKN President Stephane Cabrera previews K1L MMA Kumite 1 League is a new MMA promotion which makes its debut on September 29 at the NSCI Dome in Worli, Mumbai. The event made international headlines earlier...
Martin Velasco partakes in Simply the Best 22 Buenos Aires

Simply the Best 22 Buenos Aires: Martin Velasco added to the card

Simply the Best Kickboxing Kickboxing series Simply the Best 22 Buenos Aires takes place at the Gimnasia y Esgrima de Ituzaingó (Club GEI) on September 22 ( Sept. 23 AWST). The event features the A-list...
Mike Tyson expected at Kumite 1 League Mumbai

Kumite 1 League with Mike Tyson: WKN announces three MMA bouts

Mike Tyson visits India to launch Kumite 1 League The debut of Kumite 1 League is scheduled for September 29 at the NSCI Dome in Worli, Mumbai. The event marks the first time when a...
UFC 229 Lewis vs Volkov

UFC 229: Lewis vs. Volkov co-main event, O’Malley vs. Quinonez confirmed

UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor fight card in the making UFC 229 takes place at the T-Mobile Arena on October 7 (AWST). The event marks a highly anticipated return of the former two-division titleholder Conor...
Dominika Rembelska partakes in Girl Power Kickboxing 7 Kladno

Girl Power 7 Kladno: Dominika Rembelska completes the roster

Girl Power Kickboxing Girl Power Kickboxing makes its debut in Czech Republic with Episode 7 produced by Hakim gym in Kladno on Friday October 19. The event is a one-night contest featuring eight international competitors,...
UFC 229 Khabib vs McGregorvideo

UFC 229: Khabib vs McGregor – the biggest fight in UFC history

UFC 229: Khabib vs McGregor tickets on sale Aug. 18 The former two division titleholder Conor McGregor returns to MMA action on October 7. Stepping inside the Octagon for the first time in almost two...
Fight Night Saint Tropez 6: Yohan Lidon vs. Yoann Kongolo 2video

Highlight: Fight Night Saint Tropez VI

Fight Night Saint Tropez 2018 The sixth annual Fight Night Saint Tropez was held at the Citadel on August 4. The VIP event featured a nine-fight card with two WKN World titles contested on the...
Dechsak Sangmorakot demonstrates left kick techniques in Muay Thaivideo

Round 2: Left Kick techniques in Muay Thai

Muay Thai Left Kick Muay Thai is "The Art of Eight Limbs", where the fighter's arsenal includes punches, elbows, knees, and kicks. The latter is arguably the most common when it comes to stand-up fighting,...
UFC 228 Woodley vs Till

UFC 228: Woodley vs. Till event poster landed

UFC 228 is held at American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas on September 9 (Sept. 8 in the US). The event features a 13-fight card with two titles contested on the top of the...
Cris Cyborg Carnage Striking with Nathan Corbett

Cris Cyborg ‘Carnage Striking’ with Nathan Corbett

Elbow Master at Cyborg Nation Here you go ladies and gentlemen, women's MMA is about to get even more exciting. The reigning UFC featherweight champion Cris "Cyborg" Justino (20-1, 1 NC) welcomes the "The Carnage"...
Artem Vakhitov retains light heavyweight title at GLORY 56 Denver

GLORY 56 results: Artem Vakhitov defeats Danyo Ilunga, retains LHW title

GLORY 56 Denver: Jady Menezes new SBW champion Kickboxing event GLORY 56 was held at the 1stBank Center in Broomfield, Colo. on August 11 (Aug. 10 in the US). The fight card featured two championship...
United Through Sports World Youth Forum

Muay Thai Youth gathers at United Nations ESCAP Bangkok

United Through Sports World Youth Forum The "United Through Sports World Youth Forum" took place at the ESCAP Hall in Bangkok this week, culminating the programme of IFMA World Championships among young Muay Thai competitors....
Cristian Bosch vs Andres Dussan headlines Simply the Best 22 Buenos Aires

Bosch vs. Dussan 2 headlines Simply the Best 22 Buenos Aires

Simply the Best Kickboxing Simply the Best returns to South American capital of kickboxing, Argentina, with Episode 22 produced on September 22 (Sept. 23 in Australia). The event takes place at the Club GEI in...
GLORY 56 Denver weigh-insvideo

GLORY 56 Denver: Vakhitov vs. Ilunga 2 weigh-in results

GLORY 56 features two titles bouts contested at the 1stBank Center in Broomfield, Colo. on August 11 (Aug. 10 in the US). The official weigh-in ceremony was conducted the day before the fight show. In...