ACB News

Oct 22, 2017 6:44 am

VIDEO | Arena loses power in the middle of a fight at ACB 73

the power failures at the ACB event are frustrating but the sound is really scary 😮 — Jolassanda (@Jolassanda) October 21, 2017 Over the weekend, rising Russian promotion Absolute Championship Berkut (ACB) touched down in Brazil with ACB 73. While the card generated plenty of anticipation among hardcore fight fans, it was unfortunately marred by repeated...

Aug 19, 2017 11:46 am

Listen to the Sound of this Brutally Perfect Knee From ACB 67

If you’ve ever ventured out of the UFC comfort zone to watch Absolute Championship Berkut, then you already know that most of their events produce highlight reels or at the very least crazy moments that will make you yell at your laptop. If you aren’t familiar with ACB, then now is the perfect time, especially...

Jun 21, 2017 11:23 am

ACB owner refuses Nike sponsorship because brand supports LGBTQ rights

At a glance, Absolute Championship Berkut (ACB) is one of the most exciting up-and-coming promotions in mixed martial arts. Under the magnifying glass, however, the promotion oozes with hatred, bigotry and homophobia. Most of this ugliness can be traced to the promotion’s owner and primary funder, Mairbek Khasiev. The latest example of Khasiev’s bigotry occurred in a...