Archive for September, 2009

Pure MMA Fighting: Genesis Weigh-in Results and Photos

Posted by Danielle Hobeika on September - 11 - 2009

9/11/09 at Quigley’s Pub, Naperville, IL. Pure MMA Fighting Website Weigh-ins Photo Gallery – Click Here John Dieckmann (129 lbs) vs Jerald Williams (130.6 lbs) Rodger Dorado (146.8 lbs) vs Jorge Gonzales (146 lbs) Chris Duran (149 lbs) vs Mike Wojtulewicz (152 lbs) Doug Fick (148.8 lbs) vs Alec Spencer (138.2 lbs) Jeremy Rennels (140.2 lbs) vs Dimitrius Williams (134.6 lbs) Dave Pedraza (163 lbs) vs Lawrence Lockwood (TBA) Ben  [Read More]

Pure MMA Fighting Interviews, Part 2: Nevinger, Salinas, Harrison, and More

Posted by Danielle Hobeika on September - 8 - 2009

In a previous article, fighters who are participating in Pure MMA Fighting’s inaugural event, Genesis (which takes place on September 12th at the Odeum in Villa Park, IL), were interviewed to capture their pre-fight insights. Additional interviews, including the main event fighters, are included in this installment. Special thanks to Pure MMA Fighting for recording these interviews!



Heavyweight Tim “The Kurgan” Nevinger (Fighting Gabe Salinas in the Main Event for the Heavyweight Title)





Heavyweight Gabe Salinas (Fighting Tim Nevinger for the Heavyweight Title)




Click here for more interviews, including Brandon “The Chiropractor” Harrison, Larry Lindenman, Jerald Williams, and Dave Pedraza

Pure MMA Fighting Videos: Fighter Interviews

Posted by Danielle Hobeika on September - 3 - 2009

Pure MMA Fighting is holding its inaugural event, Genesis, on September 12th at the Odeum in Villa Park, IL. Many of the fighters on the Genesis card were interviewed to capture their pre-fight insights and stories. Special thanks to Pure MMA Fighting for recording these interviews!



Welterweight Ryan Storey (Fighting Jeremy Godina in the co-main event for the 170 lb belt)






Welterweight Jeremy Godina (Fighting Ryan Storey in the co-main event for the 170 lb belt)



Click on “continue reading” for more videos, including Justin Halloran, Dimitrius Williams, Patrick Moran, Jeremy Rennels, Jorge Gonzales

Final Fight Card for Mayhem Promotions Disorderly Conduct IV

Posted by Danielle Hobeika on September - 3 - 2009

DCIV_Poster_webSeptember 19, 2009 at the DuPage Expo Center. Website: MayhemPromotions.com

Fight #1

Josh Dawson
Sho-Nuff Academy
 2-1-0
155 lbs

VS

Laquinn Swift
Independent
4-0-0
155 lbs