Archive for September 2010

Randy Couture Should Focus on Acting

Sergio Non, from MMA Fighting Stances has reported that Randy Couture’s lawyer has been quoted as saying that he may not be fighting again.  Couture has had a fairly successful entry into the Hollywood scene.  He carries a great fan base with him and has had the privledge of being involved in MMA where a... Read more »

Diaz vs Noons II, 3 part Documentary Following Their Training

PRESS RELEASE FROM STRIKEFORCE STRIKEFORCE PRESENTS  COLLISION COURSE: THE PATH TO DIAZ vs. NOONS II Three-Part Documentary Series Gives Fans An Inside Look  At The Training Camps and Lives Of Nick Diaz & KJ Noons  First Episode Premieres Tomorrow/Wednesday on SAN JOSE, Calif. (Sept. 28, 2010) – With cameras in the camps of bitter... Read more »

The Rock, If He Moved to MMA

MMATorch’s Jamie Penick had a chance to discuss MMA with The Rock. Dwayne Johnson, a big fan of the sport admits he would have considred the sport for himself had it been as popular during his days in WWE.   See Penick’s article below and several others. So, if Dwayne  ‘The Rock’... Read more »

UFC 119 - Predictions

Melvin Giullard (24-8-2, 1 NC) also called the “The Young Assassin” will take on Jeremy Stephens (18-5) whose nick name is “Lil Heathen.”  Guillard is currently part of Jackson’s SUbmission Fighting Team out of New Mexico.  Guillard is oneof the more memorable contestants on TUF (season 2).  He was not the winner of season 2,... Read more »

MTV Reports Kevin James Star of New MMA Movie

We have all seen Kevin James cageside at the UFC.  His path crosses with Eddie Bravo and Joe Rogan.  He is a hard core fan and has been part of the cheering section before UFC had a reality show and Randy Couture was in films. Click below to see more about his upcoming role as... Read more »

Recent MMA Topics- Inspired by the Bleacher Report

The Bleacher Report has really become my source of entertaining reads on MMA and boxing.  I realize it may not be catered to a grown woman, but it has a lot of great contributors.  I have decided to weight in on some of their stories from the past week or so.  I figured it would... Read more »

Macrobiotic Diet: The Yin and Yang of Eating

The macrobiotic diet was developed by George Ohsawa.  His concept of eating integrates theories from Buddhism with a conventional vegetarian lifestyle.  When you translate what “macrobiotic” is means from its Greeks roots is means “longlife,”so it is hard to imagine that you would want to follow its protocol.  Ohsawa, a Japanese educator designed his diet... Read more »

Women in MMA Featured by Strikeforce & Bellator

Few Women’s MMA bouts are ever featured despite the growing acceptance of their presence inside the cage.  STRIKEFORCE and BELLATOR are the only large organizations that provide women in the sport of MMA a chance to show case their athletic skills and dedication to the mixed martial arts.  On October 9 in San Jose, CA... Read more »

Strikeforce Signs Josh Barnett

PRESS RELEASE FROM STRIKEFORCE  NEW YORK (Sept. 13, 2010) – Two-time champion and top world-ranked heavyweight superstar Josh “The Babyfaced Assassin” Barnett has signed a multi-fight agreement to compete for world championship Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) promotion STRIKEFORCE. “STRIKEFORCE is the home of the best heavyweight division in the world and I’m proud to be... Read more »

Unsanctioned MMA is Bad for the Sport

The efforts being made by Marc Ratner, UFC VP Regulatory Affairs and Dana White, UFC President are truly appreciated.  Their battle against the Bob Reily’s of the world, NY Assemblyman who is fighting against its legalization, has been hindered by several outfits that produce unsanctioned events.  Their brigade against conservative legislators, whose campaign is predicated... Read more »