Tag Archives: MMA

  • Former Playboy Model LaTasha Marzolla Wins MMA Debut

    Former Playboy Model LaTasha Marzolla Wins MMA Debut

    Total Pro Sports – It was a long layoff, but after three years LaTasha Marzolla’s return to the ring was a successful one.  The former playboy model put her gorgeous looks on the line, and although she will have to deal with a few facial bruises, it was her opponent, Christy Tada, who was unable […]

  • UFC 98 Preview and Picks

    UFC 98 Preview and Picks

    Total Pro Sports -  On Saturday, May 23rd, UFC 98 will take place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Nevada.  The card does have some interesting matches and will conclude with a battle between light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans and challenger Lyoto Machida.  Also on tap is a long awaited match between bitter rivals […]

  • Inverted Triangle Choke MMA Submission Of The Year!

    Inverted Triangle Choke MMA Submission Of The Year!

    Total Pro Sports – The Bellator Fighting Championships has been providing some great MMA fights lately.  First it was the spinning backfist from Yahir Reyes on Estevan Payan.  This time we have the rare “inverted triangle choke” applied by Toby Imada on Jorge Masvida.  Best way to explain it?  It looks almost as if the […]

  • Spinning Backfist May Be MMA KO Of The Year

    Spinning Backfist May Be MMA KO Of The Year

    Total Pro Sports – Spinning backfists don’t always work out for the best, but when they do, they can be dangerous.  Just ask Estevan Payan, who ate a clean one from Yahir Reyes in during their fight at Bellator VI.  The shot left Payan out and earned Reyes the victory and strong consideration for the MMA […]

  • Shaq’s Knees Can Be Devastating.  Just Ask His Trainer

    Shaq’s Knees Can Be Devastating. Just Ask His Trainer

    Total Pro Sports – If you thought Shaq was scary on the basketball court, wait till you see him in the ring.  Just out of curiosity, would he even qualify for the heavyweight division? In what must be his new training regime (we doubt he will be stepping in the ring anytime soon), Shaq shows off […]

  • Chuck Liddell And Chris Cooley Sing With “Journey”

    Chuck Liddell And Chris Cooley Sing With “Journey”

    Total Pro Sports – Singing careers?  I doubt that.  MMA and football sounds good for Chuck Liddell and Chris Cooley for now.  Guess contact sports can have an affect on your vocal chords. Footage was found of Liddell and Cooley on stage at a Steel Panther show at the Key Club in Las Vegas.  They sang Journey’s “Don’t Stop […]

  • Jose Canseco An MMA Star?

    Jose Canseco An MMA Star?

    Total Pro Sports – There’s lots of people out there that would love to crawl into a ring with Jose Canseco, Mark Mcguire and Jason Giambi for starters, but it looks like the pleasure will go to 7 feet tall kickboxer, Hong Man Choi.

  • UFC 97 Preview And Predictions

    UFC 97 Preview And Predictions

    Total Pro Sports – UFC 97 is coming up this weekend in Montreal, Quebec. It features a decent enough main card with lots of Canadian fighters sprinkled in.  Here is  a look at how we think the fights will play out. UFC Middleweight Champonship Bout Anderson Silva (-600) vs. Thales Leites (+350) Silva is riding […]

  • Wanderlei Silva And Bruce Buffer Headline The XYIENCE UFC 97 After Party

    Wanderlei Silva And Bruce Buffer Headline The XYIENCE UFC 97 After Party

    Total Pro Sports -  For all MMA fans attending UFC 97 in Montreal area be sure to check this great event. LAS VEGAS, NEV.  (April 6, 2009)  XYIENCE, the maker of Xenergy, the UFC’s official energy drink, is powering up for an action-packed UFC 97: Redemption weekend in Montreal.  On Saturday, April 18, Wanderlei Silva hosts XYIENCE’s after fight […]

  • Ryan Nader Steals The Show At UFC Fight Night 18

    Ryan Nader Steals The Show At UFC Fight Night 18

    Total Pro Sports – The fates of Ultimate Fighter season 8 alumni Ryan Nader and Junie Browning were very different at UFC Fight Night 18, which made for a fast paced and entertaining card headlined by Martin Kampmann’s main event victory over Carlos Condit.

  • Who Knew The MMA Had Cry Babies?

    Who Knew The MMA Had Cry Babies?

    Total Pro Sports – People have always wondered if fighter Nam Pham could really win on the big stage. After two losses in Strikeforce events he refused to let those losses bring him down and decided drop down to the featherweight division.

  • UFC, Mayweather And Affliction Set For July 18th Showdown

    UFC, Mayweather And Affliction Set For July 18th Showdown

    Total Pro Sports – July 11th isn’t that special in the eyes of sports fans – Babe Ruth’s debut is pretty much it – but July 11th 2009 is about to become a premiere night of fighting, and will play a major part in how the fight industry shakes out over the next few years.

  • Little People, Big Fights

    Little People, Big Fights

    Total Pro Sports- Thai Boxing has always been one of the most exciting combat sports to watch.  Most of the fights feature expert striking, which creates some awesome knockouts.  I’ve seen a few great Thai boxing matches over the years, but this is one of the best ever. This fight features two pint sized opponents, […]