They say a picture can tell 1,000 words. Such is the case for the photos that Championship Graphics owner and designer, Joshua Hernandez has done for the sports world.
Championship Graphics, designers of sports graphics, websites and apparel has created some of the most phenomenal promotional pieces that you will see, and you may even recognize some of them too.
“I'm currently involved in mostly MMA and Pro Wresting but I do a little bit of everything. I recently designed a few shirts and posters for The Smashing Pumpkins,” Hernandez said.
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.
On Dec. 1, at the Grapple at the Garden, Team Joe Warren battled against Team Renzo Gracie in wrestling at Madison Square Garden at the second annual wrestling event. The event had a crowd of nearly 5,000 fans witness an amazing display of talent.
Team Joe Warren took it to their opponent Team Renzo Gracie in Freestyle wrestling. Team Gracie won the first bout, as Drew Headlee won by tech. fall over Alex Karnitski (Team Warren) by a score of 13-2 at 147 pounds.
“This was a lot of fun,” Warren said. “My first love is wrestling. We’ve got a huge Madison Square Garden full of people. This is my kind of place. Anything to help the kids and bring back wrestling, the baddest man on the planet will be there for. I was honored to be a part of this event.”
Holly Holms has quickly amassed an MMA record of 5-0. This Friday she'll put her unbeaten record to the biggest test to date, taking on veteran Angela Hayes. Hayes is a gritty boxer who boasts impressive stand-up skills of her own, and has twelve pro fights under her belt.
Holm's name has been getting mentioned alongside the likes of Christine Cyborg and Rhonda Rousey. It's seems inevitable that a marquee match-up is not far in the future. Holms stock will certainly rise with a win over Hayes, making it just a matter of time before Holms is at the pinnacle of MMA.
Today is Thanksgiving, a national holiday celebrated primarily in the United States and Canada as a day of giving thanks for the blessing of the harvest and of the preceding year.
USCS sought out several fighters to see what they were doing for the holiday but more importantly what they are thankful for at this current stage in not only their lives but also their careers.
Below are some of the responses we received.
On the first of December the second annual Grapple at the Garden will invade Madison Square Garden. Grapple at the Garden is presented by Suplay.com featuring a main event between Kyle Dake and Bubba Jenkins. The co-main event will be featuring Frankie Edgar and Phillipe Nover.
The first session of wrestling will begin at 10AM and will resume at noon for session two. Tickets can be purchased at TheGarden.com ranging $20.00 - $50.00. Sixteen college varsity teams will be present at the competition in the world’s most famous arena.
World Series of Fighting signs top free agent welterweight Rousimar Palhares - Submission ace signs exclusive, multi-fight deal and is expected to deb...
World Series of Fighting is happy to announce the addition of Brazilian jiu-jitsu ace Rousimar Palhares to the company's welterweight roster.
The submission master signed a multi-fight deal with the promotion and is expected to debut in the World Series of Fighting decagon in early 2014.
The MMA industry has always seemed to go against the conventional business wisdom in relation to combat sports, in particular, boxing. When one thinks of the sweet science they may think about skilled fighters who only use their fists to play a game of human chess we also tend to think of sleazy promoters screwing fighters out of millions, placing fake dates with commissions to deter competition and not meeting the criteria of their sponsorship agreements.
While many look at this part of MMA and think, “There’s nothing different on that end,” there are some mixed martial arts promoters who are capable of doing the right thing.
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"
Bellator 109 Full Results - Shlemenko Storms a Rhino, Ill Will Brooks wins lightweight, Olympian Rick Hawn wins welterweight tournaments
Bellator middleweight champion Alexander "Storm" Shlemenko successfully defended his strap knocking out top contender Doug "Rhino" Marshall at Bellator 109, Nov. 22 at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center and Casino in Bethlehem, Pa.
Storm delivered a shot to the body of Marshall calling an end to the fight at 4:28 in the first round.
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