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Combat Zone 65: Results

| February 17, 2018 | 1 Comment
Combat Zone 65:  Results

Combat Zone 65  Results Manchester, NH —The trip to Manchester is a mere 20 min ride for me, which makes it an easy choice to blog these results out to the 7 of you remaining MassMMA readers. More importantly, My beautiful wife is the CZ ring girl and ill take advantage of any opportunity to see […]

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LIVE Round by Round Coverage of NEF 32: Super Saturday

| February 3, 2018 | 0 Comments
LIVE Round by Round Coverage of NEF 32: Super Saturday

NEF 32: Super Saturday begins at 7:00pm EST. Stay tuned for round-by-round results throughout the event. AMATEUR BOUTS Female Strawweight (115 lbs.) Sarah Ziehm (CMBJJ) (1-1-0) v. BJ Garceau (Young’s MMA) (0-0-0) Round 1: Zeihm work angles and the two lock up with some strikes. Garceau charges in with haymakers but Ziehm goes for a […]

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New England Natives Back in the Octagon

| January 19, 2018 | 2 Comments
New England Natives Back in the Octagon

BOSTON – UFC returns to Boston this Saturday night featuring two world championships and several New England fighters on the promotion’s 220th card.  Bantamweight Rob Font (14-3) and Featherweight Calvin Kattar (17-2) return to the UFC’s Octagon this time fighting on familiar soil and in their backyards. “It feels amazing. Logistically it’s easier with no […]

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Bessette Gets the Call to the UFC

| January 15, 2018 | 0 Comments
Bessette Gets the Call to the UFC

BOSTON – A long awaited dream, Connecticut native and CES featherweight champion Matt “The Mangler” Bessette (22-7) finally received his call to fight in the UFC. Topping off the UFC 220 card scheduled next week in Boston, Bessette will be facing off against Latin America’s Ultimate Fighter 2 winner Enrique Barzola (13-3-1). “After never getting […]

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REALITY FIGHTING January 6th

| January 6, 2018 | 0 Comments
REALITY FIGHTING January 6th

  Uncasville, CT — Reality Fighting takes us back about 12 years to when most of the fighters listed in their superfight portion of the preliminary card were dominating the local scene off the lynnway at Club Lido and wonderland park. I’m normally against Jiu jitsu super-fights on an MMA card but matchmaker Joe Cuff out […]

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COMBAT ZONE SIGNS BENNETT FOR IMMEDIATE TITLE MATCH

| December 13, 2017 | 0 Comments
COMBAT ZONE SIGNS BENNETT FOR IMMEDIATE TITLE MATCH

Manchester, NH — One of the most exciting featherweights in the world will make his debut in the Main event February 17th against the “KGB”  The fast rising star in the featherweight division here in New England. Exciting may be an understatement for Charles “Felony” Bennett (30-36-2) a veteran of PRIDE, KOTC, and EliteXC. Formerly, Charles […]

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COMBAT ZONE 64 EVENT PREVIEW AND PREDICTIONS: “The return of the KGB”

| November 16, 2017 | 0 Comments
COMBAT ZONE 64 EVENT PREVIEW AND PREDICTIONS: “The return of the KGB”

Manchester, NH — The return of the KGB highlights this card as Russian Decendant Vladimir “Vovka” Clay (7-2) looks to build on an impressive year after making a massive statement by choking out an undefeated US hero of the Air-force (Frank Sforza 8-1) in the second round of their Bellator fight this past October. Clay will […]

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LIVE Round by Round Coverage of NEF 31: The Old Port

| November 3, 2017 | 0 Comments
LIVE Round by Round Coverage of NEF 31: The Old Port

NEF 31: The Old Port emanates from the Aura in downtown Portland, and begins at 7:00 pm EST. Stay tuned for round-by-round results throughout the event. AMATEUR BOUTS Female Bantamweight (135 lbs.) Danae Dostie (Kenney’s MMA) (0-0-0) v. Jayda Bailey (Young’s MMA) (0-0-0) Round 1: Dostie throws a shot off the glove touch, but doesn’t […]

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Todays problems with BJJ referees

| October 3, 2017 | 0 Comments
Todays problems with BJJ referees

(Revised 3OCT17) 2128hrs. Over the course of what???, here in America, 20+ years or so now, give or take, has there been a need for sports BJJ referees? Maybe the amount of time is more or less, but that’s not the purpose of this release. What is a BJJ Referee? What are the flaws of […]

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New England’s Most Notorious Returns to the Cage

| September 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
New England’s Most Notorious Returns to the Cage

West Haven – Connecticut’s “Notorious” Nick Newell (13-1) recently announced he will make his return to the professional MMA circuit following a two year retirement. The veteran lightweight recently signed a multi-fight deal with Legacy Fighting Alliance, and plans to return to the cage early next year. Newell, previously a top draw for the World […]

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FIRST NEF WOMEN’S CHAMPIONSHIP WILL BE AWARDED ON NOVEMBER 3RD

| August 24, 2017 | 0 Comments
FIRST NEF WOMEN’S CHAMPIONSHIP WILL BE AWARDED ON NOVEMBER 3RD

[NEF Press Release] Portland, Maine (August 23, 2017) – New England Fights (NEF) will make its long-awaited debut in Portland on Friday, November 3, 2017 at Aura with “NEF 31: The Old Port.”  Earlier today, the fight promotion announced the addition of an amateur mixed-martial-arts title bout to the card.  Alex Walker (4-1) will take […]

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Brennan Ward fights Friday and its going to be awesome!

| August 19, 2017 | 4 Comments
Brennan Ward fights Friday and its going to be awesome!

New York, NY — Bellator returns to New York with a stacked main card that features some local talent in key bouts. Headlining former welterweight champion Andrey Koreshkov (19-2) will look to bounce back from his title loss when he takes on Chidi Njokuoni (17-4-1). In addition, Bellator fan favorite and brash welterweight Brennan Ward (14-5) […]

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RIP Rondel Clark

| August 15, 2017 | 0 Comments
RIP Rondel Clark

Boston, Ma — Sutton, Mass native and Integrated Martial Arts fighter Rondel Da’twaun  Clark has past away just under 24 hrs ago. Speculation that his death had resulted from complications with his breathing and the result of his loss in his MMA bout this past weekend at Cage Titans are unfounded. State examiners will conduct an […]

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Cage Titans 35 review

| August 13, 2017 | 0 Comments
Cage Titans 35 review

Last night Memorial Hall in Plymouth filled up early and quickly. For one there were 20 fights on this card so the first fight was slated to start at 6 pm and second, the card had amateur, amateur title, and professional fights alike. The fighters records ranged from 0-0 to veterans with over 20 fights […]

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CES 45 *Live Review*

| August 11, 2017 | 1 Comment
CES 45 *Live Review*

*Periodically refresh your browser for live updates* 1902: Two undercard bouts have been canceled due to injuries; Douma vs. Rine to go on at 8:00pm 1908: Lockard vs. Abdullah canceled earlier today- Abdullah pulled out fight for reasons unknown at this time 1915: Bedard vs. Allen canceled yesterday- Allen pulled out due to injury 1935: […]

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