Tag Archives: AFC

Fight Sport Asia’s 2014 MMA Awards: Breakout Fighter of the Year

2014 Breakout Fighter of the Year   Winner: Adriano Moraes (12-1) With an upset win to begin the year, Adriano “Mikinho” Moraes proved he was one of the best flyweights in Asia.  Mikinho snatched the neck of the unsuspecting Yasuhiro Urushitani, eliciting the tap from the UFC veteran in the second round of their bout […]

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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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Daniel Way forced out of AFC 11 main event, replaced by Zein Saliba

Just two weeks out from the Melbourne based promotions year ending event TUF Nations alum Zein Saliba will replace Daniel Way at AFC 11. According to AFC’s Adam Milankovic, this change was forced due to injury sustained by Way, Saliba steps up into the main event opposite Maui Tuigamala at a catchweight of 89kgs. The complete fight card has […]

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Complete fight card announced for AFC 11, Davenport co-main dropped due to injury

Australian Fighting Championship are looking to close out 2014 with 9 fights on November 22 in Melbourne. AFC 11 is headlined by Daniel Way vs Maui Tuigamala and in breaking news the co-main event between Peter Davenport and Alex Anthony has been dropped from the card. Victorian Daniel “Grasshopper” Way (4-5) has made a successful […]

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AFC 9 Results: Nelson, Falciroli bag championship titles

Two championship titles were up for grabs on Saturday night, as Australian Fighting Championship hosted its ninth installment at the Big Top Marquee in North Albury Football Club, Albury, New South Wales. While this was the promotion’s first caged event, it was also the first time that AFC ventured outside of its home state of Victoria as […]

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AFC 9 set with 10 match-ups, watch it LIVE on GFL.tv

Australian Fighting Championship makes its first venture into Albury, New South Wales later today and with the promotion’s home state of Victoria still in the midst of facing Mixed Martial Arts cage ban laws, this will be the AFC’s inaugural caged event as well. AFC 9 goes down at the North Albury Football Club in Albury, New South Wales. […]

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AFC 9 to feature promotion’s first caged event, and two title fights

With the state of Victoria still in the midst of facing Mixed Martial Arts cage ban laws, Australian Fighting Championship will venture into new territory for the very first time with its inaugural caged event at AFC 9, which takes May 17th at the North Albury Football Club in Albury, New South Wales. AFC 9 is set to […]

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AFC 8 Results: Nick Patterson pulls off an upset, tops Bernardo Magalhaes

Nick Patterson took home arguably the biggest victory of his Mixed Martial Arts career on Saturday night, upsetting former two-time UFC vet Bernardo Magalhaes in the main event of AFC 8. AFC 8 took place on February 22nd at the Melbourne Pavilion in Victoria, Australia. The entire fight card streamed online for a price of […]

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Watch AFC 8 LIVE on GFL.tv beginning 2 a.m. ET/11 p.m. PT

For a price of US$14.99, you can catch a LIVE video stream of today’s AFC 8 event on GFL.tv at 2 a.m. ET/11 p.m. PT (6 p.m. local time). To watch the seven bout fight card, simply click here. In the main event of AFC 8, one of Australia’s best 155-lbs combatants, Nick Patterson (12-4), meets […]

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Complacency fears aside, AFC 8’s Corey Nelson believes he’ll still KO Rick Alchin

What started off as a simple grappling contest has turned into pure hatred between two fighters looking to make their marks on Saturday’s AFC 8 event in Melbourne. You might have heard about bad blood fights in the past, but don’t for one second overlook this one – these guys genuinely hate each other. “We […]

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