Category Archive: News

New Opponent For Paul Daley At BAMMA 16

Paul ’Semtex’ Daley’s opponent for BAMMA 16, Igor Fernandes has withdrawn from the headlining fight due to a tibia fracture sustained in training last week. The news was broken by MMA Fighting last night, ahead of the event which takes place in two weeks time at the Victoria Warehouse in Manchester (UK). A replacement in the shape of Brazilian, Marinho Moreira da Rocha, was officially confirmed yesterday by BAMMA matchmaker, Jude Samuel. Click here to read more »

Tom Breese Set For A November Return

Undefeated English welterweight prospect Tom Breese (6-0) has set a date for his highly-anticipated return to competition. Click here to read more »

Bellator FC sign Stephan Bonnar

Bellator Fighting Championships announced late yesterday that the company had come to an agreement with former UFC light heavyweight Stephan Bonnar, who has signed a multi-fight deal with the promotion. Click here to read more »

BAMMA 16 Fight Card Complete

Flagship European Mixed Martial Arts promotion, BAMMA, has completed the professional card for “BAMMA 16: Daley vs. Fernandes” with the signing of an opening Welterweight clash between James Bray and Sam Ferguson. With Amateur fights still to be announced, the event takes place at Manchester’s Victoria Warehouse on 13th September. Click here to read more »

UFC 180 fights signed and announced

The UFC held a press conference yesterday at which five fights were confirmed and announced for the UFC 180 event to be held on November 15th in Mexico City, Mexico Click here to read more »

Duel Fight Sports 2 Results

Yesterday saw the return of Duel Fight Sports as they returned to bring us their second event. Taking place from the NE6 Suite in Newcastle, they had put together a great card of K1 and boxing action that was topped off by a WKL World Title fight. We at The Fight Lounge were on hand to see how it all went down and this is what happened.  Click here to read more »

UFC Fight Night 49 results

The UFC presents its second event in a matter of hours as the company runs UFC Fight Night 49 from BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma with a lightweight main event of former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson taking on Rafael Dos Anjos, while the co-main event spot is filled by Mike Kyle versus Jordan Mein at welterweight. Click here to read more »

UFC Fight Night 48 updates

Hi and welcome to The Fight Lounge’s coverage of the UFC Fight Night 48 main card, headlined by a middleweight tussle between Brit Michael Bisping and Vietnamese-American Cung Le Click here to read more »

UFC weekend event coverage notes

The UFC runs two back-to-back events this Saturday night as the promotion has shows in both Macau, China and Tulsa Oklahoma with Michael Bisping versus Cung Le and Benson Henderson versus Rafael Dos Anjos headlining. Click here to read more »

Cage Warriors 71 Weigh-In Results

For the third time in 2014, Cage Warriors Fighting Championship is in the Jordanian capital of Amman, with CWFC 71 set to go down at the King Hussein Boxing Arena tomorrow. Click here to read more »