Friday 5ive: Five of the Worst Spectacles in Modern MMA

Cage Nation Patch MMABy: Albert Cameron – With Rizin Fighting Federation making a big impact at the beginning of the year, a lot of MMA fans have been clamoring for the days of “freakshow” fights; meaning, fights that are large spectacles being contested for the pure ambition of entertainment value. While a lot of those fights were entertaining to watch, were certainly out of the ordinary, there is always the potential for those fights to be complete cluster failures (I did intend for another “F” word, but this is a respectable opinion source). This week’s Friday Five is counting down five of the worst spectacles in modern Mixed Martial Arts that haven’t done much for the reputation of the sport. Continue reading “Friday 5ive: Five of the Worst Spectacles in Modern MMA”

Gladiator Challenge Promoting First American Tag Team Fight

GC_SeasonsBeatingsOn Saturday, November 23, Gladiator Challenge will be home to the first ever North American MMA Tag-Team fight. The event has been titled “Season’s Beatings” and will be held at the Thunder Valley Resort Casino in Lincoln, California. While details are sparse right now, we do know that the bout is between the teams of Jaime “El Cucui” Jara and Mike Quaintance vs. UFC veteran Scott “Hands of Stone” Smith and Blaine Wilson. Continue reading “Gladiator Challenge Promoting First American Tag Team Fight”