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April 11th 2015

Results: UFC Fight Night 64

The UFC made its debut in Poland, in the city of Krakow, on April 11th with UFC Fight Night 64. In the main event, Mirko 'Cro Cop' Filipovic exacted sweet revenge upon Gabriel Gonzaga in a rematch of their UFC 70 meeting. After clearly losing the first two rounds, the 40-year-old Cro Cop was able to rally with some powerful standing elbows and follow-up ground 'n'...
April 11th 2015

Results: M-1 Challenge 56

M-1 Challenge 56 took place on Friday April 10th Moscow, Russia. In the main event, middleweight champion Vyacheslav Vasilevsky and challenger Ramazan Emeev met in a rematch. See the full results below. Ramazan Emeev def. Vyacheslav Vasilevsky via submission (rear naked choke), rd. 1 Gadzhi Gadzhiev def. Yuriy Yurchenko via submission (armbar), rd. 2 Zalimbek...
April 11th 2015

Results: WSOF 20

World Series of Fighting (WSOF) 20 took place at the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Ledyard, Connecticut on Friday April 10th. In the main event, middleweight champ David Branch fought Jesse McElligott in the promotion's light heavyweight championship tournament semi-final. See the full results below. Main card David Branch (c) def. Jesse McElligott via submission...
April 11th 2015

Results: Bellator 136

Bellator 136 took place on Friday April 10th at the Bren Events Center in Irvine, California. In the main event, lightweight champ Will Brooks put his belt on the line against Dave Jansen. Though the challenger started strong, Brooks stayed strong and gradually began to shift the momentum to earn a unanimous decision victory. "When you’re fighting for a title...
April 10th 2015

Blachowicz hoping for head kick KO win against Manuwa in Krakow

One of Poland's most popular and successful MMA fighters, Jan Blachowicz, will face Jimi Manuwa in the UFC Fight Night 64 co-main event on Saturday April 11th. The show will be the UFC's first visit to Blachowicz's home country. "I'm very excited," Jan told Fighters Only editor Nick Peet. "This is a historic moment for Poland, for me, for Polish MMA fans. Finally...
April 10th 2015

Full UFC Fight Night 64 weigh-in video

The UFC hosts its first event in Poland this weekend with UFC Fight Night 64 in the city of Krakow. Mirko 'Cro Cop' Filipovic and Gabriel Gonzaga will meet in a rematch of their UFC 70 fight in the main event. Watch the full weigh-ins below (live at 3pm GMT). ...
April 10th 2015

Gambling Guide: UFC Fight Night 64

As the second leg of their European tour gets underway the UFC makes its debut appearance in Poland - Krakow, to be more precise. A passionate MMA scene has been prevalent for a few years and the UFC will look to capitalise on that with a card packed with names and local fighters.Let’s have a look at the odds provided by 5Dimes to see what stands out.  ...
April 10th 2015

[Video] Friday Fight: Gonzaga vs. Cro Cop

Heavyweight MMA legend Mirko 'Cro Cop' Filipovic will make his UFC return this weekend in a rematch against Gabriel Gonzaga at UFC Fight Night 64 - the promotion's first event in Poland. This week, we look back at the first fight between the two which resulted in arguably the greatest and most shocking head kick KO in mixed martial arts history. Watch the full...
April 10th 2015

Steven Ray wants to keep fight standing against Marcin Bandel

Despite finishing eight of his 16 victories via submission, newly signed UFC lightweight Steven Ray has every intention of keeping the fight standing against Polish submission specialist Marcin Bandel when they face each other at UFC Fight Night 64. The former Cage Warriors 155lb champion, who submitted Curt Warburton via rear naked choke in the second round of...
April 9th 2015

Throwback Thursday: 'Cro Cop' discusses nearly fighting Mike Tyson

Heavyweight icon Mirko Cro Cop makes his return to the UFC this weekend in a rematch against Gabriel Gonzaga, after leaving the promotion in 2011 following three consecutive knockout defeats to Frank Mir, Brendan Schaub and Roy Nelson. While MMA newbies might only be aware of his lacklustre stint inside of the Octagon, Cro Cop was actually one of Pride FC's biggest...

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