UFC 155 MAIN EVENT BREAK DOWN

Cain Velasquez vs Junios Dos Santos Both men have gone on record to say that they fought injured in their first bout. A few days ago, a video of Cain Velasquez injuring his MCL leading up to the first bout went viral on the internet. Why is it being released now? Umm who knows? Who […]

ONE ARMED MMA FIGHTER NICK NEWELL WINS XFC TITLE

If this isn’t inspirational, I don’t know what is. Nick Newell, who has lived his entire life without most of his left arm due to a congenital defect, wins the XFC Lightweight championship. Newell secured his victory over former Bellator fighter Eric Reynolds via rear naked choke in the first round.  

Scott Noble Interview

We caught up with Scott Noble after his Operation Octagon victory, and here is what he had to say. Cageside : How long have you trained MMA? Scott Noble : I’ve currently been training for 7 months Cageside : What gym are you currently training at? Scott Noble : I’m currently training at MMA Institute […]

Operation Octagon XXII Results and Highlights

Last Saturday night, the Manassas Sportsplex hosted OO Fights XXII, which treated local MMA fans to 12 fantastic fights. Amongst some of the fights that stood out were : Main Event featuring two undefeated fighters in Shuron Thompson vs. Eric Kronstadt. Thompson, a Staff Sergent in the US Marine Corps, was riding a four fight win streak and was […]