A Fighter Profile: Paulo Costa

A Fighter Profile: Paulo Costa By Ross Markey Brazilian powerhouse Paulo Costa presents one of the most imposing and striking scenes at middleweight today. A slick but punishing boxing base has so far helped Costa dispatch both former champion Johny Hendricks, flashy kicker Uriah Hall, Oluwale Bamgbose and in a hasty fashion, Gareth McLellan. Prohibited … Continue reading A Fighter Profile: Paulo Costa

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One-Night Phoenix Series Tournament Returns on Sept. 6

One-Night Phoenix Series Tournament Returns on Sept. 6 Following the success of Phoenix Series 1, which saw a champion crowned and stars born, Invicta Fighting Championships today announced its second one-night, eight-woman tournament. Phoenix Series 2 is scheduled to take place at Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kan., on Friday, Sept. 6, and will feature … Continue reading One-Night Phoenix Series Tournament Returns on Sept. 6

FightPost MMA Fighter of the Week: Vicente Luque

FightPost MMA Fighter of the Week: Vicente Luque By James Heaney The UFC entered a new market this weekend, taking with them a title fight and local talents to build anticipation and interest. Building new markets or developing existing ones outside of the US, Canada and Brazil is big business for the UFC. There is … Continue reading FightPost MMA Fighter of the Week: Vicente Luque

Cleiton “Predator” Vows to Make Champ Luan “Miau” Cry in Pain at BRAVE 25

Cleiton "Predator" Vows to Make Champ Luan "Miau" Cry in Pain at BRAVE 25 Lightweight title challenger Cleiton "Predator" hasn't earned his monicker by taking his opponents lightly. And the trend continues as he looks ahead to his first title fight when he takes on fellow Brazilian Luan "Miau" Santiago at BRAVE 25, set for … Continue reading Cleiton “Predator” Vows to Make Champ Luan “Miau” Cry in Pain at BRAVE 25

From The Vault: Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor Preview 

This popped up as a Facebook memory, nearly two years after the infamous showdown. Chris Mason previewed the fight, and was spot on with his thoughts: From The Vault: Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor Preview By Chris Mason Conor McGregor and his impact in the UFC has certainly caught my attention within MMA, a sport … Continue reading From The Vault: Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor Preview¬†

Shevchenko Retains Her UFC Title

Shevchenko Retains Her UFC Title Liz Carmouche was a big outsider in her 2nd and almost certainly her last opportunity to wear UFC gold, and those odds accurately reflected what we witnessed. Her opponent and the reigning UFC flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko was vastly superior everywhere the fight could and did go. Carmouche (13-7) inflicted … Continue reading Shevchenko Retains Her UFC Title