Two Of Florida’s Top Lightweights Meet At Island Fights 41

  Pensacola based promotion Island Fights will put on their 41st show this Saturday the 22nd at The Pensacola Bay Center in Pensacola, Florida. The Night’s main event pits Pensacola’s own Max Mustaki up against Brok Weaver. Training under Roy Jones Sr., Mustaki is coming off a back and forth brawl with Brandon Davis that is widely…

RFC 40: Two Heavy Handed Knockout Artist Headline A Stacked Card

Florida’s longest running MMA promotion RFC will hold their 40th event this Friday, July 21 at Tampa’s A La Carte Pavalion. The main event features the return of Strikeforce veteran TJ Cook, who will be returning to the cage for the first time in 5 years. Cook will be taking on homegrown talent Ronnie “The Pit” Phillips, who is…

Ladarious Jackson: Fighting Through The Fire

  For most, the holidays evoke warm memories of family joined around the dinner table with pleasing aromas filling the air and children reviling in their newly acquired treasures. For 25 year old emerging MMA star, Ladarious Jackson, the holidays can be a painful reminder of a childhood tarnished by a mentally and physically abusive, drug addicted mother. Ladarious…

UFC 213: Nunes vs. Shevchenko (Main Card) Breakdown & Predictions

-250 #6 Anthony Pettis (19-6) vs. +175 Jim Miller (28-9) Lightweight (155) Anthony Pettis: Former UFC/WEC Lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis had a very rough outing in his last trip to the octagon. Pettis was scheduled to fight for the Interim Featherweight title against Max Hollaway but failed to make weight and lost the title…