Four days after the announcement of the " Fight of the Century ," another bout was quietly announced via press release. There was no worldwide media coverage. ESPN didn't break into its programming to trumpet the fight.
Log in or Sign up. Boxing News 24 Forum. Promoters are so hung up on extracting as much money as they can for as long as they can that they avoid fights that fans are clamoring for.
The raw fighter from Danville, Ark. Noriega landed two punches in two-plus rounds. Should we be outraged?
The matchmaker finds a team for players who enter the Random Battle queue. In doing so, several requirements must be met: teams should be similar in class and tier, yet differ in ways so that the strategy of the battle varies. Another important factor is keeping the queue wait time as small as possible.
By Pleasanton Express Staff on August 08, I watched a serious Rafael Casias command the room as he moved back and forth throughout the venue. His starched white shirt was slick and cool on him as he led fighters to the cage.
Inthe UFC decided to stop other MMA outlets from telling the world how fighters should be ranked, and instead decided to release their own official list for every weight class. Fans from all over the world now regularly flock to the official UFC rankingswhich are updated about 36 hours after every card. However, with official rankings being available, fans are quick to point out discrepancies between who the UFC books in high profile fights and what the rankings tell us.
At the end oflong time matchmaker Joe Silva retired after 20 years with the promotion. Germaine de Randamie. This was only the first matchup that began raise eyebrows towards the UFC matchmaking.
Spring Airlinesthe Shanghai-based low cost airline, will launch a Bloggers Challenge tomorrow night at an event in Singapore. The idea is to whip up excitement about its direct daily flights which will be launched April 25, making it the first low cost carrier to fly the route. Up to seven bloggers will be invited on the inaugural flight and to write about their ShanghaiStory and ShanghaiAdventure and two winners will win free flights on Spring Airlines for a year. The airline introduced mile-high matchmaking last December.