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Apr 15, 2016 1:58 am

VIDEO | #FBF Wild naked man puts awkward halt on CWFC title fight

It happens in all types of sports. A crazed fan strips down to their birthday suit looking to get their 15 seconds of fame. However, jumping into a cage naked in the middle of a title fight is definitely something that you would have to be a little nuts to do. This is exactly what...

May 15, 2012 6:42 am

International Scene | CWFC Fight Night 6: Ling v Carlos Booked

THE card for CWFC Fight Night 6 in Manama, Bahrain on Thursday, May 24 is now complete, with the addition of the middleweight clash of Mike Ling (pictured) and Alan Carlos. Ling (9-3-0), of Gym 01 in Portsmouth, will be making his third Cage Warriors appearance and will aim to build on his impressive second-round...

May 2, 2012 8:07 am

International Scene | CWFC 47: Seery v Platts Added | MMA NEWS

CAGE WARRIORS have today added another one of Ireland’s top fighters to the card for CWFC 47 at The Helix in Dublin on Saturday, June 2. It will be another Anglo-Irish clash as Neil Seery (9-9-0) will take on Mark Platts (10-7-0) in a meeting of two of Europe’s top five flyweights. Seery (pictured) will...

Apr 9, 2012 2:58 pm

International Scene | Barnett out, Linderman in At CWFC Fight Night 5

CHRIS BARNETT has been forced to withdraw from his main event clash with Bobby Brents at CWFC Fight Night 5 in Amman due to a foot injury, but Cage Warriors is pleased to announce that it has secured a high-caliber replacement. Brents (12-2-0) will now take on former Bellator heavyweight DJ Linderman (pictured) in the...


Apr 3, 2012 8:13 am

International Scene | Fields Out, Kusch In | CWFC Fight Night 5 in Amman

There’s been an enforced change to the semi-final line-up for the Cage Warriors middleweight title tournament. Both semi-finals take place at CWFC Fight Night 5 in Amman, Jordan on Thursday, April 12, but John Phillips will now face Pavel Kusch, after Chris Fields withdrew due to a back injury. Fields (9-3-0) booked his place in...

Mar 30, 2012 7:50 am

International Scene | CWFC Fight Night 5: Bobby Brents Vs. Chris Barnett

FOR the fourth consecutive show, a Cage Warriors event will be headlined by an exciting heavyweight tussle. Bobby ‘Zombie’ Brents will take on Chris ‘Beast Boy’ Barnett in an all-American main event at CWFC Fight Night 5 in Jordan on Thursday, April 12. 29-year-old Brents (12-2-0), who trains out of the MMA Clinic/Fiore MMA in...

Mar 29, 2012 11:00 am

International Scene | CWFC Fight Night 5: James Brum vs. Thomas Back Booked

JAMES BRUM (pictured) will aim to continue his ascent through the bantamweight division when he takes on Thomas Back (pictured) at CWFC Fight Night 5 in Amman, Jordan on April 12. Brum (8-2-0), who fights out of Gym 01 in Portsmouth, impressed many with his performance against Leandro Gontijo at CWFC 46 in Kiev last...

Mar 28, 2012 10:52 am

International Scene | CWFC Fight Night 5: Jean N’Doye vs. Liam James Booked

JEAN N’DOYE will return to Cage Warriors action next month to take on Liam James in a featherweight bout at CWFC Fight Night 5 in Amman. N’Doye (5-0-0) has had a lengthy lay-off since his last bout. The unbeaten Frenchman impressively defeated Dan Hope at Fight Night 1 and was scheduled to face James Saville...

Mar 23, 2012 8:53 am

International Scence | CWFC 47: McGregor v Hill & Pendred v Bielkheden

A new CWFC featherweight champion will be crowned on June 2 when Conor McGregor fights for the title in his hometown of Dublin against Dave Hill at Cage Warriors 47. The event, which takes place at The Helix on the northside of the Irish capital, will also feature McGregor’s fellow Dubliner and SBG team-mate Cathal...

Feb 29, 2012 9:06 am

International Scene | CWFC Fight Night 4: Harris v Dyer Booked For Dubai

PHIL ‘BILLY’ HARRIS will make a swift return to Cage Warriors action when he takes on Casey Dyer (pictured) at CWFC Fight Night 4 in Dubai on March 16. Harris (20-9-0-1nc), of Gym 01 in Portsmouth, had an impressive first round win against Canadian flyweight Remi Morvan at Cage Warriors 46 in Kiev last Thursday,...

Sep 14, 2016 5:23 pm

VIDEO | Dustin Poirier reveals that Conor McGregor was his hardest-hitting opponent

Former UFC featherweight Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier has found his new home in the UFC lightweight division. After being defeated by current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor back in 2014 in a non-title featherweight bout, Poirier moved up to 155 and hasn’t skipped a beat. On a four-fight winning streak since losing to McGregor, Poirier...

Nov 27, 2015 1:51 pm

On This Day: Conor McGregor begins climb to stardom after loss to Joseph Duffy

UFC interim featherweight champion has come a long way in just five years. On this day back in 2010, “The Notorious” fell at the hands of fellow Irishman Joseph Duffy at CWFC 39 (video here). Since then, McGregor has gone on to win every bout he has entered. Most notably, McGregor won the interim featherweight...

Sep 3, 2015 6:41 am

Mystic Mac On Joseph Duffy: ‘I’d KO Him Stiff’

UFC interim featherweight title holder Conor McGregor has not tasted defeat since his submission loss to fellow Irishman Joseph Duffy at a Cage Warriors event in November of 2010. Since “Irish Joe” made his UFC debut in March, talk of a rematch with McGregor has gained steam. “Mystic Mac” talked about a potential rematch with...

Jul 19, 2015 9:54 am

McGregor Rematch on Backburner, Duffy Plans to Stay at 155

Joseph Duffy put on another impressive showing in the octagon this past Saturday when he disposed of Ivan Jorge with an arm triangle in less than five minutes. After Duffy’s UFC debut at UFC 185, his coach mentioned that Duffy may be moving down to featherweight to chase a bout with Conor McGregor. The two...

Mar 14, 2015 4:39 pm

Duffy Moving to Featherweight, Chasing Conor McGregor

Joe Duffy has been making headlines before he stepped foot in the UFC cage. After his successful octagon debut tonight at UFC 185, his coach Firas Zahabi told Joe Rogan that Duffy will be moving to featherweight! Joe Rogan mentioned afterwards, “He is going to chase Conor McGregor!”. Duffy is the last man to defeat...

Jan 12, 2015 2:33 pm

Get To Know Joseph Duffy, The Last Man To Defeat Conor McGregor

Cage Warrior Fighting Championship lost one of their top stars earlier this month to the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Joseph Duffy (12-1) recently signed with the UFC and will be making his debut in the octagon in the near future. Even though people seem to think his claim to fame is being the last man to...

Oct 28, 2014 12:13 pm

UFC Halloween Costumes (Part 1)

We’re just a few short days away from Halloween. The tradition of dressing up, scaring people, and passing out candy does not escape the UFC’s roster. As such, we have compiled a few notable Halloween participants. Here’s part 1: @Randy_Couture Our Halloween costumes for tonight! A ring girl and Chuck Liddell, lol, pic.twitter.com/ilpMGAyYJD — Mindy...

Sep 14, 2014 1:11 pm

QUICK TWITT: UFC Fighters React To Mayweather’s Win Over Maidana

Last night Floyd Mayweather extended his undefeated win streak to 47-0 by defeating Marcos Maidana for the second time. Below we have compiled some of the best reactions from UFC fighters who were watching the event. #TBE Floyd Mayweather time. Let's go champ! http://t.co/davNCS3fyz — Daniel Cormier (@dc_mma) September 14, 2014 Let's go!!! #TMT http://t.co/2qbFKJhEbS...

Apr 5, 2013 10:35 am

Alexis Davis vs. Rosi Sexton added to UFC 161 | UFC NEWS

Canada will have its first Ultimate Fighting Champion’s women’s bout this June. Alexis Davis (13-5) will meet Rosi Sexton (13-2) in a women’s bantamweight bout at UFC 161: Barao vs. Wineland. UFC officials announced the pairing yesterday. UFC 161 will be held on June 15, 2013 at the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. This...

May 31, 2012 10:21 am

INTERNATIONAL SCENE | Linderman: Hayes can't hang with the DJ | MMA NEWS

MOST wouldn’t have given it a second thought, but stepping in as a late, late replacement to face Bobby Brents in the main event at CWFC Fight Night 5 in Amman made perfect sense for DJ Linderman. Brents had been due to fight Chris Barnett in the Jordanian capital on April 12, but injury forced...

Apr 5, 2012 10:55 am

Cage Warriors Is Taylor-Made For Jesse

Jesse Taylor has put pen to paper on a three-fight contract with Cage Warriors and his term with the organisation will start with a bang next month. Taylor, a member of the renowned Team Quest camp, will challenge for the CWFC welterweight title against current champion Gael Grimaud in the main event at CWFC Fight...

Apr 3, 2012 8:51 am

Interntational Scene | Cage Warriors confirm ESPN deal

CAGE WARRIORS Fighting Championship is pleased to confirm that it has signed a 12-month deal with sports broadcasting giant ESPN International. The agreement will see Cage Warriors events over the next year televised by ESPN in Latin America, the Pacific Rim, Africa and the Middle East. In addition to CWFC’s existing television partners, which include...

Mar 26, 2012 10:31 am

International Scene | Cage Warriors Signs Former UFC Champ Jens Pulver

THE CAGE WARRIORS roster continues to expand, with the organisation pleased to announce that it has secured the services of former UFC lightweight champion Jens Pulver. Pulver has signed a deal which will see him fight exclusively for CWFC outside of the USA. The 37-year-old will also travel to Cage Warriors events to host seminars...

Mar 24, 2012 6:52 am

International Scene | Cage Warriors snaps up Wilkinson

CAGE WARRIORS is pleased to announce that Aaron Wilkinson has committed his future to the organisation. Wilkinson (8-5-0) has signed a fight-five deal with Cage Warriors, which will begin when he makes his CWFC debut in London in July. The Manchester lightweight was a contestant on Season 12 of The Ultimate Fighter but was defeated...

Mar 15, 2012 8:53 am

International Scene | Big Daddy's Big Day

AFTER three consecutive Cage Warriors victories in the last year, Andreas ‘Big Daddy’ Kraniotakes (13-5-0) finally gets a shot at the vacant CWFC heavyweight title tomorrow night. Kraniotakes takes on Mike ‘300’ Hayes (16-4-1) at Fight Night 4 in Dubai and the 30-year-old German is determined to make the most of an opportunity he’s certainly...

Mar 14, 2012 9:41 am

International Scene | Hayes Predicts First Round KO At Cage Warriors 4

MIKE ‘300’ HAYES believes he’ll stop Andreas Kraniotakes in the first round of their bout at Fight Night 4 on Friday to take the vacant CWFC heavyweight title. The pair clash in the main event at the Dubai World Trade Centre on another stacked card that features eight professional bouts, which will be preceded by...