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Card recap: XFN 367 – Morrow takes out heavyweight tournament

XTREME Fight Night returned this weekend to host its 2020 heavyweight kickboxing tournament, with Rob Morrow crowned champion as the last man standing. The 47-fight MMA veteran took out the 10-thousand dollar prize after wading through three opponents, capped off by a split decision victory over Demorio Dennis in the final. >> SCROLL FOR FULL […]

RESULTS | SUG 15 – Jones remains undefeated, set to face Fowler for inaugural belt

ANDY FOWLER will get a shot at redemption and an inaugural Submission Underground (SUG) title after coming out on top in the promotion’s eight-man tournament to find undefeated Australian, Craig Jones a fresh opponent. While the two have previously met, doing so at the next SUG event (SUG 16, July 12) under the promotional guidance […]

RESULTS | SUG 14 – Jones needs overtime to submit Rocha

PORTLAND, Oregon once again played host to the latest Submission Underground (SUG) instalment, where Australian submission ace Craig Jones exacted revenge on Vagner Rocha in their main event bout. Dubbed ‘SUG Island’, the weekend’s event was the promotion’s third to be streamed live from a modified grain silo amid the current global pandemic, with SUG […]

Card recap: SUG 13 – Jones takes out bizarre headliner in night of slick submissions

AUSTRALIAN submission ace Craig Jones took out a bizarre main event atop Sunday’s Submission Underground (SUG) 13 card, yielding a verbal submission after appearing to injure Vinny Magalhaes‘ ankle in a nasty heel hook. Elsewhere, ‘Mr VanZant’ Austin Vanderford pulled off a spectacular upset win over 10th Planet cult hero Richie Martinez, while Gabriel Checco […]

Card preview: SUG 13 – Sonnen’s SUG shoulders the combat scene once again

LIVE SPORT. You read right, live sport is back this weekend as Chael Sonnen delivers the 13th instalment of his Submission Underground (SUG) promotion via UFC Fight Pass, featuring a bout between arguably the greatest two active grapplers on the planet right now. Portland, Oregon is set to host the event which sees Craig Jones […]

Card recap: SUG 12 – Jones notches yet another heel hook victory

NOT even a global pandemic could stop Chael Sonnen from having the twelfth instalment of his Submission Underground (SUG) promotion go ahead, albeit with a bunch of changes which made for an eerily different setting. Undertaken in a converted grain silo in Oregon with no fans or cornerman in attendance, and Sonnen himself on commentary […]

RESULTS: QUINTET Ultra – Team UFC triumphs in landmark grappling event

IN somewhat a symbolic result, Team UFC triumphed in another entertaining instalment of Kazushi Sakuraba‘s QUINTET grappling event, beating out teams representing the Pride, WEC, and Strikeforce promotions. Check out all the teams and results below, as well as a trio of featured singles matches. GRAPPLING TEAM SURVIVAL MATCHES: SEMI FINAL | TEAM PRIDE vs. […]