Posts tagged "chicago"

Chicago's "Punk"

Chicago's "Punk"
Phillip Brooks. The name may not sound familiar, but this one might: CM Punk Currently the WWE Champion and the self-proclaimed ‘best in the world’ had his DVD released a few weeks ago. There is no other way to describe it other than, extraordinary. This DVD has his entire life covered from when he first... Read more »

Dana White Media Scrum

Dana White Media Scrum
After the UFC on FOX Press Conference concluded Dana White was kind enough to join the media for a question and answer session. Below is the video of White talking a variety of topics. Viewer discretion is advised as there is some vulgarities used throughout the video.

Chicago's Own Shonie Carter

Chicago's Own Shonie Carter
What a career for Shonie Carter. After 13 years in MMA Shonie Carter is finally calling it a career. Following his 5th straight loss, Carter ultimately decided he had a great run in the sport and it was time to officially hang them up after losing to Jeremy Knafo at Israel FC: Genesis. However, with... Read more »
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UFC 123 Coming To Chicago? (Updated)

UFC 123 Coming To Chicago? (Updated)
This is an update to the story that ran yesterday regarding The UFC coming to Chicago. Thanks to reader Stephen who informed me that the circus makes their stop to the United Center November 27th which would make the event not possible. If this is indeed true we could possibly see the orgazination head to... Read more »

Bring The WEC To Chicago

In a relationship with AMP Energy The World Extreme Cagefighting company has issued a challenge to every MMA fan in their respective state. They have posted a voting process on their website (http://promo3.cfapromo.com/wec/) is where you can vote. Currently Chicago is in 6th place trailing a few locations such as Nashville and Milwaukee. The last... Read more »

Chicago's MMA Coverage

I have been thinking about this the last couple of days of how MMA has dissented into Chicago area and the surrounding areas. In my opinion I just don’t think the MMA scene is getting enough exposure to the Chicago area. It really disappoints me that the number 3 market in the United States is... Read more »
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Bellator 14 at the Chicago Theatre

Bellator at the Famous Chicago Theatre On a pretty warm Thursday night in downtown Chicago Bellator 14 took place at the Chicago Theatre. Overall I enjoyed my time at the event and met plenty of people as well as the entire staff of Bellator. For a smaller developing company they did an excellent production and... Read more »

Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney Interview

Bellator Coming Back To Chicago

After a year in Chicago, Bellator is again returning to the Chicago area April 15th at the Chicago Theatre. Bellator is a MMA company based out of Chicago and Los Angeles and looks to bringing MMA to Chicago for not one but two events. CEO Bjorn Rebney has really pushed hard to get Bellator in... Read more »
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Chicago Not Getting A UFC Event This Year?

As the New Year began the news has been swirling on if or when Chicago would get another UFC PPV event. The first UFC even in Chicago was 2 years ago in October for UFC 90. The main event was Anderson Silva Versus Patrick Cote. The totals for the PPV were as follows: Attendance: 15,359... Read more »
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