Archive: kickboxing

Dec 20, 2014 9:10 am

Former NBA star loses kickboxing match due to nasty, bloody, gruesome leg wound

Retired NBA “star” turned pro kickboxer Darko Milicic came up short in his first career fight against Radovan Radojcic on Thursday night, this after he suffered a nasty leg wound, one deep enough to force the referee to stop the bout. Check it out: For those who are not familiar, Darko Milicic was the second overall pick in...

Nov 17, 2014 11:11 am

Fighter dies following poor protocol in Muay Thai bout

In one of the most heartbreaking tales in combat sports, Roufusport fighter Dennis Munson Jr died following his Muay Thai debut, after a tragic timeline of events that took place on March 28th, which have just been revealed after a police investigation. Munson was competing in his first amateur, and unsanctioned, Muay Thai bout, and...

Nov 7, 2014 8:13 pm

GLORY 18 Results: Cavalari Kicks Mwekessa into Next Tuesday, Wins by KO in Round 3

Saulo Cavalari made a statement in the finals of tonight’s tournament! Zack Mwekessa was ranked as the favorite out of the four competitors in the tournament tonight and with good reason: He is packing a TON of power. Cavalari was lost in the mixed and after a slow semi-finals bout, nobody expected him to knock...

Nov 7, 2014 7:58 pm

GLORY 18 Results: Van Roosmalen Wins Championship From Kiria

Ladies and gentlemen, we have a NEW GLORY Lightweight Champion of the world and his name is Robin Van Roosmalen! Despite getting dropped in the third round, the volume of Van Roosmalen landed strikes earned him the majority decision victory against Davit Kiria at GLORY 18 tonight. The fight aired on Spike TV and it...

Nov 7, 2014 7:14 pm

GLORY 18 Results: Wilnis Pulls Off Upset Win Against Barrett

Prior to the fight, Wayne Barrett had mentioned that he thought the Dutch style of kickboxing was not as elusive as some thought it was due to the lack of head movement. Netherlands native Jason Wilnis walked into the ring tonight wanting to prove that head movement mattered little, and he did just that. Wilnis...

Nov 7, 2014 6:52 pm

GLORY 18 Results: Cavalari Defeats Ilunga, Meets Mwekassa in Finals Tonight

Saulo Cavalari picked up a win against Danyo Ilunga by way of unanimous decision in the second bout of the night. While the first fight started off with a brutal knockout from Mwekassa, Cavalari was all over his opponent tonight and put on a striking clinic in the ring. Ilunga offered some nice shots, but...

Nov 7, 2014 6:21 pm

GLORY 18 Results: Mwekassa Brutally KOs Collette, Advances to Finals

Zack Mwekassa’s left uppercut put an end to his last fight. Tonight, it was the left hook that dropped Brian Collette in the second round that caused the referee to put a stop to the fight. Zack Mwekassa is showing true potential in GLORY as a light heavyweight and he could walk away with the...

Nov 7, 2014 6:11 pm

“GLORY 18: Return to Glory” Official Results

GLORY Kickboxing makes its return to television tonight at 9:00 PM ET on Spike TV with “GLORY 18: Return to Glory”. The card features a Glory Lightweight Championship defense as well as a one night four-man light heavyweight tournament. Stay tuned to BJPENN.COM for up to the minute live results and updates! Results: LHWT Semis:...

Nov 2, 2014 8:23 am

Scary Brutal Elbow From Muay Thai Bout Starches Fighter

Is this the most brutal elbow KO in the history of combat sports? It certainly makes a strong campaign for why it is. Hear the impact of this devastating elbow as it connects! Post by UFC Knockout Art. Can’t see this post? Click here!

Oct 6, 2014 8:46 am

Troll Pretending To Be Badr Hari Gets Shut Down

To the surprise of many, myself included, Badr Hari’s Social Media accounts are all fake, including his verified profiles on Facebook and Twitter. Hari has been on the wrong end of the trolling, and released the following video clearing the air on what happened: Hari stated he was able to shut down the fake Facebook...

Sep 26, 2014 9:18 am

Miguel Torres Set To Fight On Legacy FC’s Debut Kickboxing Event

Legacy FC’s innaugural kickboxing event on January 16th is shaping up, and has picked up another former UFC fighter. Miguel Torres, former WEC champion has signed on to compete at the event against 6-3 Angel Huerta. Torres was originally scheduled to compete for GLORY WS in May, but pulled out of the bout. MMAJunkie confirmed...

Sep 22, 2014 5:03 am

Pat Barry Set To Make Legacy FC Debut

Pat Barry is set to return to the ring for a kickboxing bout, but not under the Glory WS banner, this time he will fight under the Legacy FC banner in their first ever kickboxing event. After retiring from MMA, Barry signed with Glory WS to fight Zack Mwekassa, who stopped him by with a...

Sep 16, 2014 5:06 am

Hilarious Double Nut Shot Finish

In this video we see two fighters TKO eachother with simultaneous nut shots. OUCH! The ironic part about this video is that the fight actually took place in a church…

Sep 16, 2014 5:04 am

Glory To Open Entire Fight Library To Fans On YouTube For Free

Glory WS will upload it’s entire fight library to YouTube, and make every Glory fight ever available to fans for FREE! It doesn’t get much better than this does it? Glory announced the major news on it’s website. GLORY owns one of the largest fight libraries in the world, featuring more than 2,000 videos of...

Aug 23, 2014 8:17 am

UFC Fight Night: Le vs. Bisping: Bisping Punishes Le, Forces Stoppage in Round 4

Cung Le made his octagon return today at “UFC Fight Night 48” and got dominated by Michael Bisping. When the judges’ decision was read, it looked as if Le was on the receiving ends of one his own Hollywood silver-screen beatdowns. Le seemed to be in the best physical shape of his life, but his...

Jul 28, 2014 5:28 pm

Melvin Manhoef Suffers Brutal Knockout This Past Weekend

Bellator’s newest fighter Melvin Manhoef competed in a kickboxing match this past weekend and was on the receiving end of a pretty brutal TKO. At around the 10:35 mark Manhoef gets rocked with a head kick, and it smashed until around the 10:45 mark where he falls face first on the canvas. Somehow the ref...

Jul 22, 2014 4:09 pm

Tyrone Spong Gunning For UFC Gold

Dana White told media members after UFC Dublin that Tyrone Spong had asked for one UFC fight, but just one. Now Spong seems to have changed his mind in this video with The UnderGround’s Jonathan Shrager.

Jul 22, 2014 5:02 am

Bellator Signs Melvin Manhoef

Bellator MMA has announced that they have signed another fighter today, this time Melvin Manhoef got the contract. The MMA and kickboxing veteran is coming off a decision loss to Filip Verlinden at Glory 17 in Los Angeles. Manhoef is still signed to an IFC Kickboxing fight on July 25th, and then to a Glory...

Jul 16, 2014 5:04 am

Tyrone Spong’s Heartfelt Message About The Conflict In Palestine

Glory kickboxer Tyrone Spong posted the following picture on Instagram with a heartfelt message about the Israel-Palestine conflict currently taking place overseas. “People need to be made uncomfortable in order to make change. This is a serious case of ethnic cleansing and has been going on for years and years. Only now the world is...

Jul 4, 2014 9:12 am

Joe Rogan Killing Thai Pads

It’s no secret that UFC commentator Joe Rogan is heavily involved in Martial Arts himself. A black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, a black belt in 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu, a blue belt in Judo, and a 2nd degree black belt in Taekwondo, with several championships in Taekwondo as well. Yesterday Joe shared a video on his...

Jun 24, 2014 7:41 am

PHOTO | Which Fighter Covered Their Ferrari In Gold?

Kickboxing world champion Al-Azzawi has covered his Ferrari 458 Spider with a gold finish that reportedly cost approximately $7000. A perfect 47-0 in his career, Al-Azzawi has been the champion since winning the belt in 2008. Check out these unbelievable photos below. Dailymail brought us the story.

Jun 23, 2014 4:33 pm

Lyoto Machida Wants Glory Bout With Artem Levin

UFC middleweight title challenger Lyoto Machida spoke to during Glory 17 about his desire for a one-contract fight with Glory kickboxing to fight Glory Last Man Standing tournament winner and now inaugural middleweight champion Artem Levin. “I’d love to fight that guy (Artem). If I could do a one-fight deal to fight with him...

Jun 22, 2014 8:46 am

‘Glory 17: Los Angeles’ Full Results

Last night on SPIKE TV, Glory 17 went down with a fantastic card full of kickboxing action. If you missed the live event, here’s the full results:   Main Card: Mirko Cro Cop def. Jarrell Miller via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27) Gabriel Varga def. Shane Oblonsky via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) Andy Ristle def. Ky Hollenbeck via...

Jun 22, 2014 8:40 am

Glory ‘Last Man Standing’ Full Results

Glory kickboxing made an extraordinary debut into the world of pay-per-view with an actin packed night of fights. If you missed ‘Glory: Last Man Standing’ here are the full results: Middleweight quarterfinals Artem Levin def. Alex Pereira via unanimous decision (30-27 X 3) Filip Verlinden def. Melvin Manhoef via majority decision (28-28, 30-27, 30-27) Joe Schilling def. Simon...