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Free Fight: Junior Dos Santos vs Mark Hunt

May 25, 2013: The co-main event at UFC 160, Junior Dos Santos vs Mark Hunt was a high tension technical brawl that saw the former UFC champion Dos Santos establish himself as the #2 in the heavyweight division, but not before 2001 K-1 Grand Prix champion Mark Hunt tested his striking credentials (despite breaking his right […]

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Roshambo MMA 4 Live Stream: Two Titles on the Line

Roshambo MMA returns to Queensland, Australia on Saturday, December 6th.  The event will be streamed live on GFL.tv at 4am EST (5pm local time) and is available for purchase for only $9.99.  The event is headlined by two title fights in the welterweight and featherweight divisions.  The main event features a welterweight title fight between […]

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Richie Walsh Interview: Ups and downs of the fightlife and the end game

In Australia after a breakout performance at UFC Japan against Kiichi Kunimoto and on the end of a controversial split decision loss, ‘Filthy’ Rich Walsh sat down with Fight Sport Asia to discuss the good and bad of living the dream as a UFC fighter. The conversation ranged across a number of issues, dealing firstly with the loss […]

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Victorian state election opens door to UFC mega-event in Melbourne

It’s not often a state election has had such meaning to the MMA community, but in the Australian state of Victoria the election on November 29, 2014 (local time) was fought not just over conservative and union based political lines, but this time it was also about the cage ban. Ironically, The Victorian Labor Party, […]

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Valor 9 results: Callan Potter headkicks his way to title defence over Stuart Dare

Valor welterweight champion Callan Potter successfully defended his belt against the strong challenge of Stuart Dare with a stunning fifth round headkick KO (image credit Joshua Stebbings – Photographer). In a hard fought main event Victorian Callan Potter landed a stunning right head kick to the jaw of Tasmanian Stuart Dare, sending him crashing to the […]

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Jessy Rose Clark (aka Jessy Jess) signs with Invicta FC

Australian bantamweight prospect Jessy Rose Clark (pictured with Grandmaster Relson Gracie) has signed a deal with Invicta FC just days after a her opponent pulled out of last weekends AFC 11 due to complications in cutting weight. Jessy took to facebook to announce the news. Jessy Jess had an alternative childhood, but was looking to get back in shape in […]

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Brace 2014 Grand Final results: Corey Nelson awarded ONE FC contract

Australia’s multi-promotion welterweight champion has cemented a contract with ONE FC by defeating Steve Micalleff at the Brace 2014 Grand Final held in Canberra over the weekend. The finale crowned six champions (results courtesy of FNA). Nelson was already the promotion’s welterweight champion and Steve Micalleff stepped up to the challenge. After weathering the early […]

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AFC 11 results: Zein Saliba submits Maui Tuigamala

TUF Nations alum Zein Saliba has returned to action convincingly with a submission victory over Maui Tuigamala at AFC 11. Grandmaster Relson Gracie (pictured with Jessy Rose Clark) was in attendance, so it seemed a fitting end to an entertaining night of fights in Melbourne, Australia. The main event was hotly contested in the clinch […]

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AFC 11 weigh-in results

Melbourne, Australia, Fight Sport Asia is on the scene reporting from AFC 11, with eight fights official for Saturday.   Main Event (catchweight 89 kgs) Zein Saliba 88.75 kgs vs Maui Tuigamala 88.35 kgs   Co-main Event Jessy Rose Clark vs Lana Kate cancelled   Kitt Campbell 84.5 kgs vs Chris Birch 83.6 kgs Lance […]

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AFC 11 weigh-ins: Jessy Rose Clark loses opponent last minute

Australian Fighting Championship (AFC) was forced to cancel a much anticipated match between Jessy Rose Clark and Lana Kate. The featherweight bout was set for this weekends AFC 11, but Kate was a no show at the weigh-ins and reportedly requested a catchweight bout at 71 kgs according to AFC’s Adam Milankovic. A disappointed Rose […]

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