Hate Your Job? Oktagon MMA’s David Kozma Was Shot At In Prior Profession

Hate Your Job?  Oktagon MMA’s David Kozma Was Shot At In Prior Profession

David Kozma Credit: Oktagon MMA When it comes to bad jobs, Oktagon MMA welterweight champion David Kozma has had to endure his fair share. Kozma (30-11) spent his childhood years in a small town in his native Czech Republic, and entered judo classes early on. “There were basically no other martial arts,” Kozma told Cageside … Read more

“It’s always the goal to strangle them” – Reinier de Ridder proud to represent the jiu-jitsu community in MMA

Two-division ONE world champion Reinier de Ridder is one of the greatest MMA fighters alive today. Nearly all of the wins under his belt have come via submission, as ‘The Dutch Knight’ has used his exceptional jiu-jitsu skills to get the job done. So far, no one has been able to figure out Reinier de … Read more

Rodtang put MMA training on hold to focus on Muay Thai world title defense

ONE flyweight Muay Thai king Rodtang Jitmuangnon defended his world title for the fourth time at ONE on Prime Video 4. He dominated Joseph Lasiri over the course of five rounds. The Thai striker has put his MMA training on hold for now. Yet, that doesn’t mean he isn’t intent on keeping his skills sharp. … Read more

“I think they’ll be very scared”

Jonathan Haggerty recently spoke about the MMA fighters competing in ONE Championship and said they would fear his striking if they ever faced him one-on-one. Haggerty fans remain hopeful that their Muay Thai star will eventually make the transition to MMA. In past interviews, the Englishman has mentioned having a strong foundation in the sport, … Read more

Khabib Nurmagomedov Set As Team Bellator Captain, More Fights Announced

Khabib Nurmagomedov, UFC Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony 2022 Credit: Alex Behunin/Cageside Press Former UFC lightweight champion and current coach/Eagle FC promoter Khabib Nurmagomedov will serve as captain for Team Bellator when the promotion goes head-to-head with RIZIN Fighting Federation on New Year’s Eve. The cross-promotion billed as Bellator MMA vs. RIZIN also doubles as … Read more

“That’s the last thing that I would want for her”

At ONE on Prime Video 4, Christian Lee gets a chance to add to the legacy of the Lee family inside the circle. On November 18, ‘The Warrior’ will have the opportunity to become a two-division world champion when he takes on welterweight king Kiamrian Abbasov. The event is free to watch for North American … Read more

Former WWE, AEW Star Bobby Fish Wins Boxing Debut, Wants MMA or Kickboxing Fight Next

Bobby Fish Credit: AEW Former WWE NXT and AEW star Bobby Fish, best known as a pro wrestler, made his professional boxing debut as part of Sunday’s Floyd Mayweather card in Dubai — and it was a successful first foray into combat sports for Fish. While Mayweather made easy work of social media celebrity Deji … Read more

“ONE is helping to bring the sport back to life”

Reigning ONE lightweight champion Christian Lee will attempt to become a two-division champion at ONE on Prime Video 4. He feels that the promotion is helping to bring life back to the sport of MMA in Japan. ‘The Warrior’ is scheduled to headline the upcoming event against welterweight champion Kiamrian Abbasov in what is one … Read more