Archive for September, 2011

Yusup Saadulaev to fight at DREAM 17 in Japan

Posted by Matt Giancarlo on September - 9 - 2011

It has been nearly two years since Yusup Saadulaev has been in action.  Once known as a Chicagoland up-and-comer, hailing from Dagestan, Russia, Saadulaev has not been in battle since January, 2010 where he defeated Chris Clark at XFO 33 in Chicago, IL.  Yusup Saadulaev gained several fans in the area, and was the talk among many after very impressive victories over the likes of Charles Wilson, Lloyd Carter, and  [Read More]

Cutthroat MMA: Supremacy 4

Posted by Matt Giancarlo on September - 9 - 2011

Official Press Release: “With Our 4th installment, Cutthroat MMA presents   the Supremacy Pro/am series.  On Sept 16th, in the lovely Cedar   Lake Indiana, MMA fans can expect a spectacular night of action.   On the card: Danny Gilbert vs Josh Lee Danny is coming off a 2 year layoff. His last win was at DC’s back in   October of ’09. The layoff was not be choice, as he was book  [Read More]

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Presented by Grand Victoria Casino Elgin Live from the Odeum Sports and Events Center, Villa Park IL. Saturday October, 15 Tickets go on sale September 1st. General admission seats are 25% off for the first week. Fight Card:   Main Event 170# War Machine Vs. Gideon Ray   Co-Main 140# Chico Camus Vs. Jared McMahan     Undercard   155# Josh Shockley Vs. Michael Santiago 165# Dan Gilbert Vs. Ryan  [Read More]

Chicagoans Ricardo Lamas and Clay Guida Secure Spots at First UFC on FOX Event

Posted by Danielle Hobeika on September - 6 - 2011
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Chicagoans Ricardo Lamas and Clay Guida have both been confirmed as participants of the first UFC on Fox event, which marks the first time the Ultimate Fighting Championship has appeared on network television. The event takes place on November 12th at the Honda Center in Anaheim, CA, and is headlined by a Heavyweight title fight between Cain Velasquez and Junior Dos Santos. Clay Guida will be fighting former WEC Champion  [Read More]

XFO 41: Outdoor War 7 Pro Results

Posted by Danielle Hobeika on September - 5 - 2011

September 3, 2011 at Sideouts Bar, Island Lake, IL Chris Haney def Dexter Wright, KO, 10 Seconds Round 1  Mike Marrello def Brad Scholten, Submission (Rear-Naked Choke), 1:16 Round 1 Kent Rexford def Quartus Stitt, Submission (Punches), 1:17 Round 2 Joey Diehl def Josh Epps, Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke), 1:57 Round 1 Will Brooks def Joe Richardson, Submission (Armbar),  3:49 Round 1 Greg Reddington def Christian Reynoso, Unanimous Decision Daniel Aguirre  [Read More]