Former world champion boxer Antonio Cermeno was kidnapped and killed in his native Venezuela, police said Tuesday.
Cermeno, a World Boxing Association (WBA) super bantamweight (max weight 122 pounds) and featherweight (max weight 126 pounds) champion in the 1990s, was found shot to death Tuesday on a road in the central state of Miranda, local police chief Eliseo Guzman said.
Mixed Martial Arts is a fascinating sport that allows two athletes to enter into an agreement to compete for supremacy. As MMA continues to become the world’s fastest growing sport, a controversial topic among fans, writers, and athletes has been scoring. Social media explodes every time there is a controversial decision and even executives of organization have ridiculed judges for their shocking decisions.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s President Dana White has openly disagreed with several outcomes of fights, including welterweight title fight between Hendricks and St.Pierre.
This Sunday more Americans will consume chicken wings than on any other day of the year.
According to the National Chicken Council’s 2014 Wing Report, 1.25 billion wings will be devoured during Super Bowl XLVIII, as fans watch the Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos battle for the Lombardi Trophy, matching the record level of 2012. That is about 20 million more wings than were consumed last year during Super Bowl XLVII.
You the fans of U.S. Combat Sports were given the opportunity to cast your vote for the Fight of the Year 2013 and the winner was unanimous coming in at almost 38 percent between the seven choices provided.
The result in the outcome of the UFC light heavyweight stint between champion Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson in September may have rubbed a few fans the wrong way, however, the fight was named USCS’s 2013 Fight of the Year.
This Saturday, Dec. 28, could possibly mark the greatest selling pay-per-view in mixed martial arts history as fans are treated to not one but two spectacular rematches, both scheduled for five rounds as two champions will look to defend their titles.
Newly crowned middleweight champion Chris Weidman will defend against the legend he dethroned earlier this summer in Anderson 'the Spider' Silva while in the women's bantamweight division, Ronda Rousey looks to take home not only her prized title but also the arm of arch nemesis, Miesha 'Cupcake' Tate.
20 pro fighters were asked who they are predicting to win. Several current and former world champions weighed in on the two title fights and their responses may shock you.
The largest online mixed martial arts superstore, TITLE MMA, didn’t just pop out of nowhere. In fact, TITLE MMA evolved from boxing to both a boxing and MMA megastore.
TITLE Boxing started primarily as a boxing equipment company. That being said, mixed martial arts (MMA) and kickboxing have used boxing and boxing equipment as a part of their training regimes, and it was a natural progression for TITLE Boxing to expand its offering to more specialized equipment for other combat sports.
How would you like to get paid to train? Or get paid to fight, even at the amateur level?
Brawler Boards, the only company that creates skateboards and snowboards for fight fans, is looking for up and coming combat sport athletes to grow its amateur fight team. They have already sponsored Bellator Light Heavyweight Champion Emanuel Newton and UFC veteran Josh Neer, but are now focusing on amateur fighters.
“Our mission is to help people achieve their dreams,” explained Kahan Claxton, founder of Brawler Boards.
Yesterday, U.S. Combat Sports reporter Eric Kowal talked exclusively with one of the pioneers in women’s MMA, the brash and ever popular Tonya Evinger who will be fighting this Saturday, Dec. 7 on the Invicta Fighting Championships 7 pay-per-view.
Evinger who holds no punches back let loose right from the get go.
WARNING: Language may be harsh. If you might easily be offended do not continue.
Calling all ladies, calling all ladies.
U.S. Combat Sports is searching for the first ever Miss U.S. Combat Sports.
If you believe you have what it takes to be voted in as Miss U.S. Combat Sports all you need to do is send us a photo of you holding a sign that says "uscombatsports.com"
Undefeated at 4-0, 22 year-old Anna Moore is not your typical female fighter. Currently enrolled in nursing school at Saint Anthony College of Nursing, Moore can put your lights out with a punch or a kick and has hopes to bring you back to, and stitch you back up after putting you down.
Moore, fighting at 145 lbs., out of Delarosa’s Submission Wrestling Academy in Rockford, Ill., says fighting is her passion but nursing is her true love.
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