UPDATED: PBC on NBC averages 2.9 million viewers

The adjusted viewership for Saturday night’s PBC primetime telecast on NBC drew 2.9 million viewers. The show peaked with 3.4 million viewers. Read more »

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Kovalev-Stevenson will not happen this year

While we’ve seen Al Haymon’s Premier Boxing Champions come out to mainly positive reviews as his promotion is seemingly everywhere, there is still acrimony between rival promoters due to network affiliations.  Take the ongoing struggle between representatives for Adonis Stevenson and Sergey Kovalev.  Recently, Kovalev’s promoter withdrew from its purse bid for a chance to fight Stevenson later this year. Read more »

April 17, 2015 | Jason Cruz

Herrig claims Mortal Kombat character is based on her

Does UFC Fighter Felice Herrig have a legitimate claim against the new Mortal Kombat video game?  Video game web site Kotaku reported the similarities between the UFC strawweight and Cassie Cage, a character on the Mortal Kombat video game. Read more »

April 16, 2015 | Jason Cruz

Phil Davis signs with Bellator

MMA Fighting reports that that Phil Davis has signed with Bellator MMA.  Davis last UFC fight in January was his last on his contract with the UFC. Read more »

April 15, 2015 | Jason Cruz

Brooks tops Bellator 136 salaries

MMA Fighting reports the Bellator 136 salaries which were disclosed by the California State Athletic Comission.  Lightweight champion Will Brooks was the top paid fighter earning $72,000. Read more »

April 15, 2015 | Jason Cruz

Zuffa establishes online petition for New Yorkers

The UFC has launched an online petition to push for legalizing and regulating MMA in the state of New York. It is offering a one month free subscription to UFC Fight Pass for signing the petition. Read more »

April 14, 2015 | Jason Cruz