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Mark Potter retires on doctor’s advice

Boxer-turned-mixed martial artist, Mark “The Great White Shark” has been forced to retire by specialist eye doctors. Read More »

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Mark Glover returns! (video)

Now with his new team at the MMA Academy in Liverpool, Mark Glover is all set to return to action after a year on the sidelines. Read More »


UFC to return to Manchester this October?

According to this month’s Fighters Only magazine, the UFC has booked the M.E.N Arena in Manchester for an event to be held this coming October. Read More »

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Mike Wootten in the spotlight video

We may have used the term “hot prospect” a few times when describing young UK MMA talent, but if one man fits the bill perfectly, it is certainly Mike Wootten. Check out this video. Read More »

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Danny Missin vs. Mick Gerrard – OMMAC 17

Another flyweight fight has been announced for OMMAC 17 in June, as Danny Missin takes on Liverpool’s own Mick Gerrard. Read More »

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Bryan Creighton vs. Mark Handley – OMMAC 17

A flyweight fight has been booked for OMMAC 17 in June, as hot prospect Bryan Creighton takes on Mark Handley in Liverpool, England. Read More »


Jimmy Lennon Jnr and Lenne Hardt team up for Glory 5

Fight fans are in for a double treat when GLORY, the world’s new premier kickboxing league, hits ExCel Arena, London, England on Saturday, March 23. Read More »

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Bellator 93 results

Bellator 93 took place last night and was headlined by the lightweight tournament final between Dave Jansen and Marcin Held. The UK’s Michael Page also made his promotional debut. Here are the results. Read More »


Hardy out, Mein in – UFC on FOX 7

An injury has forced the UK’s Dan “The Outlaw” Hardy out of his proposed bout with Matt Brown at UFC on FOX 7. A former Strikeforce employee, Jordan Mein steps up as a replacement. Read More »


Lockdown MMA 3 Preview

This weekend sees the return of Manchester’s Amateur Mixed Martial Arts promotion, Lockdown MMA, with their third event, Lockdown 3, which takes place from the Bowlers Exhibition Centre in Trafford Park, Manchester.
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The Tommy Toe Hold Show – Nick Diaz, Johny Hendricks, Dana White

As we do every Thursday now, The Fight Lounge, in partnership with Tommy Toe Hold, is proud to bring our readers the latest episode of The Tommy Toe Hold Show. Read More »

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Lavar Johnson fails drugs test

Another month passes and another fighter fails a post-fight drugs test. It was the turn of heavyweight brawler Lavar Johnson, having failed for elevated testosterone levels following his UFC 157 fight with Brendan Schaub. Read More »