Archive for the ‘Video’ Category

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

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.   Share:EmailFacebookStumbleUpon

Video: Miguel Torres appears in ESPN’s MMA Live

Posted by Danielle Hobeika on March - 12 - 2009

East Chicago’s Miguel Torres appeared as a guest on the latest installment of ESPN’s MMA Live to discuss his upcoming Bantamweight Title defense at WEC 40 as well as last weekend’s UFC 96 and other MMA topics. Share:EmailFacebookStumbleUpon

Video: 19 year old Josh Shockley scores win in Russia

Posted by Matt Giancarlo on March - 11 - 2009

Local rising star Josh Shockley has made a name for himself throughout Northwest Indiana — not only showcasing his dominating skills and athleticism in his fights, but also by catching the audience’s attention through his success at only 19 years of age. Shockley fights out of Duneland Vale Tudo with training partners such as Keith Wisniewski, Darren Elkins, and Mark Burch.  Through constant training for his MMA career, he recently  [Read More]

Video: Trailer for WEC 40 in Chicago

Posted by Danielle Hobeika on March - 10 - 2009

The trailer for WEC 40, which takes place at the UIC Pavillion in Chicago on April 5, 2009, was posted today to the WEC’s YouTube page. (see the video below). WEC 40 is headlined by East Chicago’s Miguel Torres Vs. Takeya Mizugaki and Island Lake’s Jeff Curran vs Joseph Benavidez. Northwest Indiana’s Eddie Wineland will also be making his return to the WEC on this card, facing off against Rani  [Read More]

Video: XFO Featured on Inside MMA’s Regional Fight Scene

Posted by Danielle Hobeika on March - 10 - 2009

Several fights from XFO‘s February 27th event in Lakemoor, IL were featured on this week’s installment of “Inside MMA” on HDnet. Featured fights included Michael Marrello vs Sherman Pendergarst, Ryan Sturdy vs Ryan Braun, and Jon Murphy vs Ryan Roberts. Watch the video below, or check out MMA Junkie’s recap. Share:EmailFacebookStumbleUpon

Results & Video from DREAM 7: Warren defeats Beebe in MMA debut

Posted by Danielle Hobeika on March - 9 - 2009

Sunday’s DREAM 7 had its share of interesting moments, ranging from newsworthy performances to comic finishes. Chicagoland’s Chase Beebe, who pulled out of the UWC Man of War event on February 21st due to an injury, took on MMA first-timer Joe Warren. Warren, a Greco-Roman wrestling World Champion currently training at Team Quest, used his Greco background to outwrestle Beebe. While Beebe’s ground game looked superior, Warren landed a knee  [Read More]