Archive for March, 2009

Video – Miguel Torres: Beyond the Mullet

Posted by Danielle Hobeika on March - 29 - 2009

The WEC is producing a multi-part series on Miguel Torres entitled “Beyond the Mullet” to promote his upcoming title defense at WEC 40 in Chicago on April 5th. Below are the first 2 parts to the series. Part 1: Part 2: Share:EmailFacebookStumbleUpon

Results and Photos from Mayhem Promotions: Disorderly Conduct 2

Posted by Danielle Hobeika on March - 28 - 2009

March 28, 2009 at the Dupage Expo Center, St Charles, IL Photos Disorderly Conduct 2 Photo Gallery Results 145 lbs: Justin Hollaran (Team Colon) def Doug Fick (Team Gladiator) TKO, 2:45 Round 2 155 lbs: Corey Hogan (Team Top Notch) def Jefferson Davis (Team FIT) TKO, Round 1 125 lbs: Ronnie Chapman (Team FIT) def John Diekmann (Team Gladiator) submission 1:26 Round 2 (Rear naked choke) 170 lbs: Ryan Story  [Read More]

Bart Palaszewski to replace injured Pettis at WEC 40

Posted by Danielle Hobeika on March - 27 - 2009

A broken hand suffered in a recent training session has forced Anthony Pettis (6-0) out of his WEC 40 bout with Anthony Njokuani (9-2), a source close to the fighter today told MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) In his place steps IFL and WEC veteran Bart Palaszewski (30-12), who takes the bout on just 10 days’ notice. WEC 40 takes place April 5 at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago. Although the night’s main  [Read More]

Jeff Curran Has His Sights Set on WEC Bantamweight Title

Posted by Danielle Hobeika on March - 26 - 2009

Jeff Curran likes connecting with his fans, which is why he’s recording a series of video blogs every day during his training for his upcoming fight against Joseph Benavidez at the April 5 World Extreme Cagefighting event in his hometown of Chicago. But while Curran is having fun getting ready to fight at home, he says he’s all business in his approach. That’s why he’s dieting his way down from  [Read More]

Video: Jason Guida vs Bobby Lashley Press Conference

Posted by Matt Giancarlo on March - 20 - 2009

Jason Guida and Bobby Lashley exchange words at March Badness press conference. Event set to take place Saturday, March 21st, 2009. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3jl5FbH43EU   Share:EmailFacebookStumbleUpon

Jeff Curran Video Blog and WEC 40 Afterparty Info

Posted by Danielle Hobeika on March - 18 - 2009

bigfrogblogJeff “Big Frog” Curran is doing a daily video blog as he prepares for his bantamweight showdown with Joseph Benavidez on April 5th at WEC 40 in Chicago. Click here to view all video blog entries.

Jeff will also be hosting a WEC 40 afterparty at Spy Bar in Chicago starting at 10 PM on April 5th.

Jason Guida plans to nail Bobby Lashley

Posted by Danielle Hobeika on March - 17 - 2009

PENSACOLA, Fla. (March 16, 2009) – Thirty-eight fight veteran Jason Guida, replacing Ken Shamrock, plans to nail former WWE star Bobby Lashley on the March 21st pro boxing/MMA pay-per-view event at the Pensacola Civic Center. Read full article at DogHouseBoxing.com. Share:EmailFacebookStumbleUpon

Torres’ strategy is simply lights-out

Posted by Danielle Hobeika on March - 16 - 2009

Bantamweight champion Miguel Torres has a new opponent for his April 5 bout at the UIC Pavilion, and there’s not much footage available on Takeya Mizugaki to form a game plan. So it’s a good thing Torres’ strategy is simple: ”I plan on knocking him out,” Torres said. Read the full article on the Chicago Sun-Times website.