Archive for January, 2012

UFC on Fox 2 – Analysis

Posted by Matt Giancarlo on January - 29 - 2012

January 28th, 2012 – the UFC’s return to Chicago at the United Center, home of the Chicago Blackhawks and Chicago Bulls.  Not only was it the 2nd event in Chicago, but it was their 2nd to be broadcasted Fox.  It was interesting to say the least, with the card having its ups and downs.  The event as a whole had both its positives and negatives, some more than others. Fight Card Analysis: The finalized card  [Read More]

Bisping questions my journalism + More UFC on Fox 2 news

Posted by Matt Giancarlo on January - 27 - 2012

With just a day away from UFC on Fox 2 here in Chicago, this week so far has been extremely eventful.  I’ll kick things off with the biggest bang that was made regarding my personal experiences.  Yesterday, Jan 26th, downtown Chicago, the UFC Press Conference was held.  Myself, Matt Giancarlo, was sitting in the 2nd row, and was lucky enough to get the 2nd official question.  My question was concerning  [Read More]

UFC 66

UFC President Dana White announced earlier today on Twitter that Mark Munoz sustained an injury and was forced to withdraw from his Middleweight Top Contender bout with Chael Sonnen at UFC on Fox 2 on January 28th at Chicago’s United Center. Stepping up to take his place is Great Britan’s Michael Bisping. The winner of the Bisping-Sonnen bout will earn a title shot and face Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva. However,  [Read More]

Tune in to WCIU-TV in Chicago this Friday night at 2:00am to see the premiere of Cheez TV. If you don’t know Cheez, he is a TV and radio personality who covers local MMA shows in Chicago. Featured on this week’s show, Cheez visits recently paralyzed fighter Jeff Dunbar, Jeff’s mother Kathy, and his coach Josh Bulak of Team No Comment. To see the whole interview with these three and  [Read More]

Chicago MMA Interview with Chael Sonnen

Posted by Matt Giancarlo on January - 2 - 2012

With the UFC’s return to Fox here in the city of Chicago, the co-main event will be a bout among two Middleweight standouts Chael Sonnen and Mark Munoz.  I, Matt Giancarlo conducted an interview with the one and only Chael Sonnen.  This interview may seem vanilla, however I wanted to break the recent trend of trying to get Chael Sonnen riled up and angry, along with asking the same Anderson  [Read More]