TeepToThe Bracket –> ranking BW ahead of Bellator 214’s Bandejas vs Archuleta Jan 26

Let Pride rise, and let all it’s enemies be scattered. Let them that hate Pride now scatter, shatter, batter, and tappah. As the smoke was driven away….Pride drive them away. As the ropes meltheth, let them be melteth.

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TeepToThe Bracket –> Ranking Bellator’s HW division ahead of the Grand Prix finale.

Welcome! Grab a coffee/beer and pull up an internets. Its Tiiiiiiime …to reach for those 🍇 and try to make that 🍷 as we slap chaos with the Glorious Pimphand of Absolute Order and rank Bellator’s Big Boy Bracket. The resolution of what ultimately became a long convoluted path back to an active heavyweight championship in Bellator is finally upon us January 26th as dominant light-heavyweight turned heavyweight Ryan “Master” Bader takes on the greatest of all times Late-edition Fedor “The Last Emperor” Emelianenko for the long-vacant belt in the…

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RIZIN.14 Rookies

Every event RIZIN introduces multiple newcomers to the promotion’s international stage. Some of these fighters are recognizable names, while others take more research and tape watching to understand their inclusion. Whether seasoned veterans or rising prospects, these fighters are rookies in the RIZIN ring. Floyd “Pretty Boy/Money” Mayweather Jr. Age: 41 Record: 50-0 (boxing) Team: TMT Accomplishments 1996 Olympic Boxing bronze medalist Held WBC titles at Super Featherweight, Lightweight, Super Lightweight, Welterweight, and Light Middleweight Held WBA titles at Welterweight and Light Middleweight Former IBF Welterweight champion Former WBO Welterweight…

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WBKFF Fallout Continued

Wyoming Athletic Commission Statement As the combat fights sport world is well aware of, The promotion World Bare Knuckle Fighting Federation(WBKFF) involving MMA legend Bas Rutten recently held an event in which none of the fighters have received their compensation in full. As we have been investigating the situation, we have spoken to several people and have reached to both the arena & Wyoming Athletic Commission. The arena did not specify they were paid monetarily but that they are okay on their end. The commission has also sent out this…

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Reaching for those grapes: Bellator 212: Chandler vs Primus 2

Welcome fight fans, it’s TIIIIIIIIIIME. Bellator 212 is upon us and the saltscape has these men thirsty. They’re reaching for those grapes, and they’re trying to make that wine, but the wine is sounding like a violin with their wine and cheese…um…we’ll see Friday night. Here’s a look at the key rivalry of the weekend’s double barreled Bellator cards. HIT THE MUSIC! Lightweight Title Grapes: Brent Primus (8-0) vs Michael Chandler (18-4) When we talk about in-house talent and organic rivalries, these two need to be at the top of…

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This Week in Salt: Tito wants Chael, Pride rules Pitbull, Strabanimosity, Huntoooo, more

Emotions run high in MMA, let’s dive into the Bellator saltscape and the emotional turmoil emanating from its borders. Man, y’all gonna need some music to wash this lot down. This article isn’t an exhaustive piece, there’s an endless flow of salt, I’m just plucking a few out.  Tito “Headly” Ortiz vs Chael “The P stands for punched out by Fedor” Sonnen Ok so here’s the hot salt. One of the greatest Light-Heavyweights …of the night appears to be planting the seed for a Chael Sonnen rematch. Tito is reaching…

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TeepToTheLandscape –> Bellator Middleweight Rankings: Nov 2018

Bellator Middleweight Rankings/Landscape Nov 2018 Yeah people!!! It’s bizarre, it’s memorable, it often veers into the absurd without warning. It’s Mixed Martial Arts. Pull up an internets, and let’s delve into a semi-serious look at the semi-subtle workings of Bellator’s 185 lbs bracket. We’ve got submission aces,  precise striking specialists, swangers, bangers, rasslers, a complete Sambo killer, a Krotty master all kinds of stuff. First, the music… Selector!!! RUN IT NOTE: In MMA (with promoters acting as belt-sanctioning-bodies) belts don’t mean anything more than the fighters who hold them. The…

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Mayweather versus Nasukawa is BACK ON!

November 15, 2018 – As of this afternoon the previously announced-then-scrapped exhibition bout between boxing all-time great Floyd Mayweather Jr. and rising kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa is back on for New Years Eve 2018. Originally announced earlier this month was cancelled after Floyd claimed he was misled by Japanese promotion RIZIN. Earlier today ‘Money’ Mayweather told TMZ that “we’re going to make it happen” when asked about a match-up, which he referred to as “a little boxing exhibition”. Source

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RIZIN.13 Rookies

Every event RIZIN introduces multiple newcomers to the promotion’s international stage. Some of these fighters are recognizable names, while others take more research and tape watching to understand their inclusion. Whether seasoned veterans or rising prospects, these fighters are rookies in the RIZIN ring.   Mina Kurobe Age: 41 Record: 12-3 Team: Master Japan Accomplishments DEEP JEWELS Atomweight champion Kurobe is a great example of “it’s never too late to start”. Making her MMA debut at 36 years old, she has established herself as one of the top Atomweights in…

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Ganryujima 16 Man Tournament Entrants Revealed

After delays and event postponement, moat fights are back. Ganryujima returns on September 17th and are bringing back the tournaments with a large 16-man bracket, featuring a number of representatives of various martial arts. Also announced were a trio of super fights to round out the card. First off the super fights announced: Katsunori Kikuno (Okinawa Kenpo Karate) vs Naoyuki Taira (Hakiba-ryū Bujutsu) Kikuno has reinvigorated his career since moving to Ganryujima, recording a perfect 6-0 record with 1 no contest. He won the previous tournament in 2016, culminating in…

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