Category: kICKBOXING

Former Glory Kickboxing double champ Robin van Roosmalen transitions full-time to MMA

By Marc Raimondi@marc_raimondi James Law, Glory Sports International A top kickboxing star is making the move to mixed martial arts. Robin van Roosmalen, the first-ever man to win two championships for Glory Kickboxing, will transition full-time to MMA, his new management team Paradigm announced Thursday evening. Paradigm also represents the […]

Shinya Aoki headlines MMA portion of ONE card in Bangkok, which includes boxing, kickboxing and muay thai fights

mmafighting.com By Guilherme Cruz@guicruzzz Shinya Aoki (pictured) could be one win away from a lightweight title bout.ONE Championship ONE Championship’s upcoming trip to Bangkok, scheduled for Oct. 6, will feature more than only MMA bouts. The company announced Tuesday that the fight card will be headlined by a boxing title […]

Rizin 13 card complete with Kyoji Horiguchi vs. Tenshin Nasukawa in kickboxing, Mirko Cro Cop’s return

mmafighting.com By Guilherme Cruz@guicruzzz Kyoji Horiguchi has looked unstoppable since returning to Japan. Rizin Kyoji Horiguchi will have a different challenge in his return to the Rizin ring. The Japanese promotion announced Friday that Horiguchi, winner of seven fights in a row since leaving the UFC less than two years ago, will return […]