Tag Archives: K-1

IT DON’T MEAN A THING, IF IT AIN’T GOT THAT SWING

Just when boxing seems to have gone the way of California’s lawn sprinklers, Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao reminded us which sport invented Pay-Per-View. In no other sport do athletes like Mayweather and Pacquiao earn this kind of pay day. … Continue reading

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How Competitive a Sport Is Kick Boxing in the Ring of Popular Sentiment?

Much as opinion informs us that Glory World Series heralds the global warming of popular sentiment for kick boxing and that it’s destined to wash over us like sea level rise, there is nothing new about tides ebbing and flowing … Continue reading

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The Empire Strikes Back

With the UFC’s wind beneath Its Wings, Lion Fight has launched a retaliatory strike against Glory’s campaign to vanquish American independence. Whilst blood spills by the barrel all around us from wounds that trace to Europe’s colonial legacy, who’d have … Continue reading

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Battle Chariots Rumble in Canyons of Concrete

Just in case your search engine’s algorithm defaults to boxing, no one fights his or her way up the rankings in kin sports like ours. That’s because there are no rankings. If you think Glory Sports International (GSI) does rankings, … Continue reading

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Lion Fight Sets its Compass on the Northeast Corridor’s Horizon

Pretty much all shows around the country pivot off aspiring locals. Their fans keep local box offices in business. It starts, more often than not, with local rivalries. This is the flavor that neighborhood box offices most savor. Whether local … Continue reading

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LION FIGHT (XV) FOXWOODS – FULL RESULTS

For the novelty of actually making a deadline, we report full results from Lion Fight XV at Foxwoods Resort and Casino on May 23, 2014. Having covered the Las Vegas scene dutifully, this place gives you just as much value … Continue reading

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Will K-1 Rule Again?

We expect sooner or later time will catch up with all of us. Duke Roufus hosting Spike tv’s Glory Sports International (GSI) broadcasts is better than autographing souvenirs on the trade show circuit, but it’s also like Karl Rove endorsing … Continue reading

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Class B Amateur Muay Thai and K-1/Glory Style Kickboxing at Striker’s Cup 11 in New Jersey

Whether it’s the prospect of a bigger pay day or a switch to E-Z Pass in the place that’s become iconic for traffic congestion, K-1/Glory Style Kickboxing Rules seem to gaining popularity with the newest beat generation. Whatever the common … Continue reading

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US Team Brings Home the WKA Gold

US Team Takes Italy by Storm This years WKA National Team was one of the most successful teams to date. The US team brought home 29 gold, 14 silver, and 2 bronze medals, with team members competing in K-1, Muay … Continue reading

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K-1 June 8, 2013

K-1 World Qualifying Tour Saturday June 8, 2013 Century Casino 1010 42nd Ave SE Calgary, Canada Doors Open 6:00pm Fights Start 7:00pm The K-1 World Qualifying Tour will be making a stop in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Saturday June 8th, 2013 … Continue reading

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