New bout added to WFS 7

When I go to an MMA event, one of my favourite things is enjoying a fight that’s slipped under the radar. A bout that no one has thought about, which ends up being an absolute banger. Well, I’m going to be an arse and tell you about the one that could easily fit that mound on WFS 7.

Continue reading

Davis out of Lake fight, replacement found

Sadly the highly anticipated K1 heavyweight bout between Kerone “The Monster” Davis and Dayman “Godzilla” Lake took a blow this morning when Davis was forced to withdraw through injury. But Lion Fighting Championship promoter and match-maker Leo Alderman didn’t rest on his laurels and fantastic replacement has already been sourced.

Continue reading

FightStar Championship 9 London announces headline bout.

After his successful trip South last December, promoter Raj Singh has been keen for FightStar Championship to make a return visit to the Brentford Fountain Leisure Centre, in West London. It will be a night very difficult to compete with for entertainment and match-making, but the signs are there already that Singh has no intention of the follow up show being second best. After the initial announcement from The Sprawl MMA media site that Adam Boussif would face Alfie Davis in what should be an aggressive entertaining fight, Addicted OTR followed up with the rematch release between Alan Procter and Bjark Thor Palsson, the previous showing ending in a controversial finish.

Now its time for the headline announcement, and Singh has pulled out all the stops to give his London audience an ending to the evening that all martial arts fans can look forward to.

Continue reading

The Secret Blogger: Say ‘mean mug’ 

Written by ‘Steven Johns’ *

I believe the year is 2017, I believe that almost every MMA/BJJ fan and fighter knows that the best fighters don’t all look like scary psychopaths, yet I can’t understand why there are so many dumb looking coaches and fighters still pulling the Steven Seagal ‘tough guy’ face in pictures?

Continue reading

Preview: Hybrid Fight 8

If you’re in the Midlands this weekend and you’re a fan of fast paced, striking-based combat sports, then you’d be hard pressed to beat a night at the Greene King Stadium in Hinckley, the venue of Hybrid Fight 8.

Continue reading

Alice Stewardson in focus.

In my written adventures, I usually know exactly who I want to write about next, so this time I asked the very astute guys at Addicted if they had any of their own suggestions, as I do try to cover all areas of MMA. The lovely Chris Emmanuel came up with a 21 year old female amateur that had slipped under my radar, and when I started my interview with Alice, I could see immediately why her name had come up as a very strong, hardworking, solid young lady replied to my questions, and I found this interview a pleasure to write.

Continue reading

Luke Trainer set to face Mathew Nicholson at LFC 11

As if Dayman Lake Vs Kerone Davis in a K1 match up wasn’t big enough, Lion Fighting Championship promoter Leo Alderman is still matching up the big kids, his latest addition to the card being 6ft 5″ Luke Trainer, in a battle with another tall drink of water, Mathew Nicholson. Let’s just hope the LFC cage has been modified with a few reinforcement safety measures.

Continue reading

The South Coast Watch wont die !!!

sna24Who has woken me from my eternal slumber? Why wont you leave me alone? They put me in the soil, they said my work was done, they said I didn’t have to do this anymore, they put a stake through my heart for gods sake, do you have any idea how violating that is? I’m struggling to express myself now. I just want to sleep and all I can hear is an alarm ringing, the morning chorus of birds, church bells, just leave me alone, South Coast MMA is dead isn’t it? Please tell me its dead………. Oh! .. Shock n Awe is back with its 24th show is it? Maybe I can do this one more time, I just have to break out of this tomb and dig my way through 12 feet of soil.

Continue reading

Felony Caught Red-Handed: The Rapid-Fire Tale of Tanko Fighting Championships 3

15937091_1854848648095908_8461276212990310504_oThe hype might have all been about an American legend’s first appearance on British soil, and the event might have taken place in Manchester, but it was the port city of Liverpool on the map last night at Tanko Fighting Championships 3.

Lawrence Fitzpatrick – a fighter raised in Scouseland – stunned Victoria Warehouse with a first round victory on Saturday evening, choking infamous MMA icon Charles “Felony” Bennett into submission after just 4 minutes and 32 seconds.

Continue reading