Carlos Robert Silva, Director for Latin America and Brazil, Named ISKA Man of the Year

In recognition of his love of the sport and his dedication to expanding the International Sport Karate and Kickboxing Association’s ability to regulate combat sports safely and fairly throughout Latin America, ISKA has named Carlos Roberto Silva the “ISKA Man of the Year” for 2018. Mr. Silva, who is a 10th-degree black belt in American…

Over 20 Title Fight Results from Fourth Quarter 2018 and Many More Scheduled for 2019!

26th October 2018 Oviedo, Spain ISKA World Cruiserweight title 88.5kg OR Alberto Tapia (Spain) v Najib Idali (Italy) Winner and New Champion Alberto Tapia points decision 27th October 2018 Mallorca, Spain ISKA European Welterweight title 67kg K-1 Rules Issam Chadid (Spain) v Yassin Immunacher (Netherlands) Winner and New Champion Issam Chadid points decision 3rd November 2018 Trazegnies, Belgium ISKA European Welterweight title 67kg…

ISKA Muay Thai World Championship Contested at MFC Showdown 2 in Spain

ISKA Spain Ponferrada, Spain 15th December 2018 – Mamba Fight Club and Diego Vazquez presented MFC SHOWDOWN 2 featuring ISKA World Championship Muaythai. Carlos Coello (Spain) defeated ISKA World Champion Kunitaka Fujiwara (Japan) taking his ISKA World Featherweight title 57kg MT. Coello connected with an elbow opening a serious cut, the Doctor stopped the fight in…

Former Bellator Champion Andrey Koreshkov Meets Lorenz Larkin at Pechanga Resort Casino on March 29

LOS ANGELES – Bellator returns to Pechanga Resort Casino in Temecula, Calif. on Friday, March 29 with an exciting welterweight clash, as former 170-pound world champion Andrey Koreshkov (21-3) squares off against Southern California native Lorenz Larkin (20-7, 1 NC) in the headliner. Tickets for the event go on sale this Friday, December 14 and…

Ben Saddik Wins GLORY 62 Heavyweight Tournament with Three Victories in One Night

Saturday, Dec 08 2018 by Rob Tatum (courtesy of GLORY World Series) GLORY Kickboxing returned to the Rotterdam Ahoy in the Netherlands for its 62nd fight card and final event of 2018. The event featured a one-night, eight-man heavyweight tournament featuring $150,000 in prize money and a future title showdown with champion Rico Verhoeven in 2019.…

Results from Invictus Deluxe Featuring an ISKA World Title Fight

ARGENTINA – On Saturday, November 12th, Invictus Deluxe hosted a spectacular combat sports gala. Three Argentinian National Titles were up for grabs, but the highlight of the night was the ISKA World Kickboxing Title (-55kg) fight between Martin Blanco of Argentina and Mauricio Donoso of Chile. As you would expect, the competition was intense. Donoso…

Cor Hemmers: “The 8-Man Grand Prix is where legends are made!”

Next week’s GLORY 62 Heavyweight Grand Prix is being warmly anticipated by Cor Hemmers, GLORY’s Managing Director of Sports. Hemmers was one of the most successful trainers in kickboxing history before transitioning into a matchmaking and sport ambassador role when the GLORY Kickboxing organization was formed in 2012. In a previous age, a decade before…

Gegard Mousasi Defends Bellator Middleweight Championship Against Unbeaten Rafael Lovato Jr. on Jan. 26 in L.A.

LOS ANGELES – The co-main event of Bellator’s return to the “Fabulous” Forum in Inglewood, Calif. on Jan. 26 will see reigning middleweight champion Gegard Mousasi (45-6-2) defend his title against undefeated Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt Rafael Lovato Jr. (9-0). The main event of the card will feature the Finals of the Bellator Heavyweight World…