Category Archives: Features

NYSAC’s Race to Disgrace

Just because everything happens for a reason doesn’t mean there isn’t sometimes a devil in the details. So it is that “former title contender Magomed Abdusalamov, who suffered severe brain damage in his last fight in 2013, his wife and … Continue reading

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Mourning the Death of Master Bakary Susoho

We report with sadness the passing of Master Bakary Susoho.

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Association of Boxing Commissioners (ABC) Spinoff Announced

The Association of Combative Sports Commissions (ACSC), a newly-formed non-profit organization comprised of athletic commissions, has announced that it will be holding its inaugural “Annual Conference” from July 9 – 12, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The ACSC came to … Continue reading

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Sports & Special Events Incident Management

U.S. Homeland Security Consortium Sports & Special Events Incident Management The New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness and the New Jersey State Athletic Control Board will be sponsoring a three-day training program titled: “Enhanced Sports & Special Events … Continue reading

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Lion Fight XXVII at Pechanga Resort & Casino on January 29, 2015

Lion Fight XXVII Pechanga Resort ♦ Casino 45000 Pechanga Parkway Temecula, California 92592 1-877-711-2WIN or or 951- 693-1819 Friday, January 29, 2016 MAIN EVENTS: Lion Fight Welterweight Title Fabio Pinca (Republic of France) vs. Charlie Peters (United Kingdom) FRMT │ … Continue reading

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New Jersey Strong on Ending Bias in MMA Judging

Unlike governance in New York State – where three men in a room institutionalize “Silence of the Lambs” – the New Jersey State Athletic Control Board (NJSACB) is creatively disrupting MMA with an experiment in transparency through technology. Damon Martin … Continue reading

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Safari to a Hidden World of African Martial Arts

Mix martial arts with Africana scholarship and you get a safari in streaming video. Click this LINK to find out how to get your boarding pass for Professor Ed Powe’s guided virtual tour of Central Africa featuring a hidden world … Continue reading

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Combat Sports Anarchy in a New York Minute

Casting bread upon the waters, you hope a big fish will bite. Behold this NBC News 4 I-Team report on legislatively mandated anarchy in New York combat sports: CLICK HERE. Exempting combat sports from regulation effectively sanctions anarchy rather than … Continue reading

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Iniquity in Ubiquity

The new feature length documentary film “Girl Fight: A Muay Thai Story”, stars a familiar face on the local amateur circuit in Prairie Rugilo. It documents unscripted reality without the melodramatic tear jerking of “Million Dollar Baby”. CLICK HERE to … Continue reading

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“Girl Fight: A Muay Thai Story” the Movie Ready for Release

No sports are more unforgiving for lapses in fitness or focus than the fights in general and Muay Thai in particular. Like Andrey Kulebin told our Irina Vlasova “the most painful part of losing is the beating you take to … Continue reading

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