Archive for September, 2010

MMA Sport Federation to Host Open Try-Outs for Team USA

Posted by Danielle Hobeika on September - 20 - 2010

The MMA Sport Federation will be holding open tryouts to become a member of Team USA on November 12th, 2010.  The tryouts will consist of fight-off matches the evening of the 12th. Amateur fighters interested in competing for a position should contact the MMA Sport Federation at (847) 669-7833.  All entries will be considered yet not guaranteed.  Only true fighters with a winning record of 6 fights or more should  [Read More]

Pure MMA Fighting Presents Clash at the Kilt

Posted by Danielle Hobeika on September - 18 - 2010

Pure MMA Fighting is back on September 25, 2008 with its latest event: Clash at the Kilt. Clash at the Kilt is being held at the Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery in Elgin, IL in conjunction with “Kilt Fest,” and Oktoberfest-style tent party event which  features live bands and DJs. The Clash features 9 fights (fightcard listed below), including both MMA and Muay Thai bouts starting at 6:30 PM. Following  [Read More]

Chicago Cagefighting Championship II Set for October 16th at the Odeum

Posted by Danielle Hobeika on September - 9 - 2010

Chicago Cagefighting Championship will be hosting its sophomore MMA event on October 16, 2010 at the Odeum in Villa Park. “The show will be leaps and bounds better than the last, as we have made changes based on feedback from spectators at the last event and have also landed many new sponsors,” said promoter Joe Smith. Featured fighters include: Ex-WEC champion Chase Beebe facing Team Corral’s Jared “The Spider” McMahan  [Read More]

September 11th – Rumble At The Roundhouse

Posted by Matt Giancarlo on September - 9 - 2010

Rumble at the Roundhouse II 9/11/2010 at Walter Payton’s Roundhouse 205 N Broadway, Aurora IL. Doors open at 6PM. General Admission $25; General Seating $40 For more info, visit Share:EmailFacebookStumbleUpon


This Saturday (September 11, 2010), Daniel Valverde will be hosting a BJJ and MMA seminar from 11 am – 3 pm at the new World Class MMA facility on the 3rd floor of 1611 N Sheffield in Chicago. Valverde is the former training partner/coach of the Nogueira brothers and UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva, and also appeared on Season 8 of “The Ultimate Fighter” reality show as an assistant coach.  [Read More]