Day: January 5, 2018

DELA TORRE WANTS TO BOUNCE BACK ON FEB. 2

FORMER unbeaten Filipino boxer Harmonito “Hammer” Dela Torre of General Santos City is now aiming to bounce from his first-ever setback when he fights again on February 2 in Sloan, Iowa. Dela Torre, a former World Boxing Federation (WBF) World super featherweight champion of Sanman Promotions is facing the undefeated […]

Robbie Lawler suffered torn ACL, meniscus in decision loss to Rafael dos Anjos

MMAfighting.com By Shaun Al-Shatti@shaunalshatti Robbie Lawler’s fight against Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on FOX 26 was more harrowing than previously realized. Lawler, the former UFC welterweight champion, suffered a torn ACL and meniscus in his knee midway through his headlining bout against dos Anjos, which he ultimately lost via unanimous decision. MMA Fighting’s Ariel […]

Cris Cyborg says she prefers top featherweight contender, rather than Amanda Nunes superfight, next

MMAfighting.com By Marc Raimondi@marc_raimondi  Dana White said Thursday that he believes Cris Cyborg vs. Amanda Nunes is “the fight to make.” Not so fast, Cyborg is saying a few hours later. In a post to her official website, Cyborg wrote that she would prefer a top contender in her featherweight division rather than a superfight with Nunes, the UFC women’s […]