Friday Five: MMA’s Street Fighter II Counterparts

Cage Nation Patch MMABy: Albert Cameron – Happy New Year everyone! May the upcoming year bring you more joy and success than you know what to do with. We’re kicking off 2016’s first Friday Five with a fun one. It’s common knowledge that the ultimate competition in combat sports began on November 12, 1993 in Denver, Colorado. Two years before that, in the land of the rising sun, Street Fighter II hit the arcades. Over nearly two hundred UFC’s and five versions of the Street Fighter franchise, there are a lot of parallels to be drawn. This week’s Friday Five: Five MMA Fighters and their Street Fighter II counter parts. Continue reading “Friday Five: MMA’s Street Fighter II Counterparts”

Brian Stann Announces Retirement

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Former World Extreme Cagefighting Light Heavyweight Champion and UFC Light Heavyweight / Middleweight contender Brian Stann has officially announced his retirement from the world of Mixed Martial Arts.

Stann’s last fight was a TKO loss to Wanderlei “The Axe Murderer” Silva at UFC on Fox 8 in which Stann admits he came into the fight over-agressive and the former PRIDE middleweight champion capitalized. Continue reading “Brian Stann Announces Retirement”