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  • Fighter Interview with Paul "Big Papi" Martinez of Roufusport

    Paul Martinez is a police officer with the Milwaukee Police Department; he’s also a mixed martial arts fighter on the Roufusport team.  I recently caught up with Paul after practice to discuss his upcoming bout this Saturday and the King Of The Cage amateur heavyweight tournament in March that he will be competing in.   Wisconsin Combat Sports:  You're fighting this Saturday, why don’t you tell me a little bit about your opponent, what his name his, what you know about him, and what his record is.   Paul Martinez:  I don’t know much about him.  His name is Mike Garcia, they call him “The Psycho” according to the website.  It says he has a record of (7-1) other than that I have no ...
  • Q&A with Mike “The Greek Turtle” Ottesen

    Mike The Greek Turtle Ottesen is slated to face Omar Choudhury at Gladiators 49 this Saturday. His opponent, Choudhury is on a two fight losing streak and recently lost his Gladiators Flyweight Title to Sam Thao at Gladiators 48 in a battle that received fight of the year honors at the Wisconsin Combat Sports 2007 Awards. I was able to catch up with The Turtle last weekend and learn a little bit about the fighter from Neshkoro despite the bad snowy weather and a little nip in the air. Wisconsin Combat Sports: Wisconsin Combat Sports, Im here with Mike The Greek Turtle Ottesen. Mike, first tell me a little about you background, where youre from, what your style is, and where you train.Mike Ot...
  • Interview with Alan "The Talent" Belcher

    At only 23 years old the future looks bright for Alan The Talent Belcher. The Biloxi, Mississippi resident recently got married, built a new gym, and is riding a two-fight winning streak in the UFC. This Saturday he will square off against Ricardo Cachorrao Almeida at UFC 81: Breaking Point. Alan Belcher sports a (12-4) MMA record and is (3-2) inside the Octagon. I recently caught up with Belcher at the Duke Roufus Gym in Milwaukee.
  • Fighter Interview: Reed Ehmke of Neutral Ground BJJ in Milwaukee, WI

    Reed Icculus or Ridiculous Ehmke is 28 a year old white belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and fights out of Neutral Ground in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He is an amateur fighter and holds an undefeated record of (2-0). He will be fighting this Saturday in the Seasons Beatings show hosted by Combat USA in Menasha, Wisconsin. I had the chance to sit down and talk with him about his opponent and background. We also talked about weight, his nickname, and dream fights. Enjoy the interview.
  • Fighter Interview: Brad Resop of Unified Martial Arts in Fond du Lac, WI

    In part three of this three part interview series I introduce you to another middleweight fighter from Fond du Lac, WI. 29 year old, Brad Pitbull Resop sports a (1-0) MMA record and his next fight is an amateur fight on December 22 at the Combat USA show in Menasha. He faces off against newcomer and a former training partner in Andy Kandal. Kandal now fights out of West Bend, Wisconsin. In this interview, Resop talks about his opponent and how he became interested in fighting in mixed martial arts.
  • Fighter Interview: Scott Beck of Unified Martial Arts in Fond du Lac, WI

    In part two of a three part interview series with fighters from Unified Martial Arts in Fond du Lac, I introduce you to Scott Beck. Beck is another fighter that will be fighting on the Combat USA show this Saturday entitled Seasons Beatings. Beck is 28 years old and sports an MMA record of (3-3). He faces off against James Vanderwellen of Third Heaven in Beaver Dam. The two recently did battle last September with Vanderwellen getting the win. Beck will be looking for redemption in this rematch to even the score. In my interview Scott talks about his past, the present, and his future in mixed martial arts.
  • Fighter Interview: Mike Biddle of Unified Martial Arts in Fond du Lac, WI

    I braved below zero temperatures a weekend ago to go train with and interview a few members of Unified Martial Arts in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Their gym, which is located in old warehouse had a broken heater and was being supplemented with a kerosene heater. Needless to say, there is a certain level of determination and being hard core that goes with training in that kind of environment. Three of their members are fighting in the Combat USA show in Menasha on December 22, 2007. Here is my interview and profile with Mike Biddle.
  • In the Words of a Master (an Interview with Marcello C. Monteiro)

    This weekend Marcello C. Monteiro will be holding a seminar at the Riverside Submission Challenge, an event which includes not only the aforementioned seminar by BJJ master Monteiro, but also a full-blown grappling tournament. If you search Sherdog or FCFighter, you might get an inkling of who Monteiro is, as hes dabbled in the world of Mixed Martial Arts (as a competitor, but also as a close friend and teacher to the Nogueira brothers), but youve got to delve much deeper into the history of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu to appreciate his history and mastery of the craft...
  • Joe "El Dirte" Doerksen talks to WCS

    Joe El Dirte Doerksen talks to USCS about his fight with Paulo Filho, video games, training in Milwaukee, and his upcoming fight against Jason Mayhem Miller.
  • David Heath talks to WCS

    David Heath talks to USCS about Babalu, Training and much more check it out.

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