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GRANDSLAM 2 – Way of the Cage: Masakatsu Ueda and Victor Henry Headline

The fight card for the GRANDSLAM 2 “Way of the Cage” event scheduled for February 8th has been announced.  Fresh off of his knockout victory over Hideo Tokoro, Victor Henry returns to GRANDSLAM to fight former Shooto World Champion and ONE FC fighter, Masakatsu Ueda (18-3-2).  Ueda will be making his return to the cage […]

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

2014 Retired Fighter of the Year   Winner: Enson Inoue Enson Inoue is well respected as one of the pioneers of Japanese MMA in the 1990’s.  Beginning his career in 1995 with the Shooto promotion, Enson would go on to fight and win the Shooto Heavyweight World Title.  Enson Inoue made his UFC debut and […]

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Pancrase Announces 2015 Neo Blood Tournament Participants

Pancrase has announced the participants of three Neo Blood tournaments in the featherweight, bantamweight and super flyweight (125lbs) divisions, each featuring 8 fighters, that will take place on March 15th at Pancrase 265.  Five more tournaments featuring four man tournaments will be held on April 26th in the middleweight, welterweight, lightweight, flyweight and light flyweight […]

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

2014 Upset of the Year Winner: Crisanto Pitpitunge over Rambaa “M16” Somdet The world’s top strawweight and one of Asia’s best flyweights, Rambaa Somdet (12-2), returned to the cage this past November at PXC 46.  Rambaa Somdet has fought above his weight class for most of his MMA career, moving to 125lbs after vacating his […]

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Merry Christmas & have a Soccer Kicking New Year!

Fight Sport Asia would like to wish everyone in the Asian MMA community & beyond, a Happy Christmas & New Years…. To celebrate what has been another booming year in Asian MMA, we give to you a Soccer Kick Highlight from Asian MMA’s leading promotion. Soccer Kicks & Knees to the downed opponent makes One […]

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Super Fight League 36: Seattle Superhero Phoenix Jones Returns to MMA, Two Title Fights

Super Fight League returns to the United States for SFL 36 presented by Cage Sport MMA.  The event will be streamed live.  The fights begin at 7:00pm local time (PST).  The event features two title fights, a lightweight title fight between Harrison Bevens (8-2) and Julian Erosa (12-2) and a welterweight title fight between Ben […]

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ONE FC 23 Preliminary Card Preview

ONE FC returns to the Philippines on Friday, December 5th with a 10 fight card that has talent from top to bottom.  The event will be broadcast on onefc.com, as well as throughout Asia on Fox Sports 3.  Tickets are available for purchase here.  FSA will preview the entire card from top to bottom.  Our […]

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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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GRACHAN 15 Results: Shigeki Osawa stops Keiji Sakuta, Wins Featherweight Title

GRACHAN held their 20th event this past Sunday, November 30th from Differ Ariake in Tokyo, Japan.  GRACHAN 15 was headlined by a featherweight title fight between 28-year old Yoshida Dojo fighter Shigeki Osawa (13-6-3) and Paraestra Chiba’s Keiji Sakuta (11-10).  After an upset knockout loss at the hands of Joji Mikami at VTJ 6, Shigeki […]

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