Shinya Aoki doesn't fight angry. He fights scared. He wants to kill his opponent and he knows the feeling is mutual. But now Aoki craves something more. He wants vengeance, and he's willing to break bones to do it.
MMAmania's Brian Hemminger speaks with Bellator light heavweight finalist Emanuel Newton about his win over King Mo, potentially avenging a loss with the title on the line and why he believes he has a better spinning backfist than upcoming opponent.
"The Tobikan Judan" sits down with MMAmania.com to discuss his upcoming fight against ONE FC World Lightweight Champion Kotetsu Boku on April 5 in Singapore, as well as how his current employer stacks up against his old stomping grounds in Japan.
UFC 156 "Prelims" predictions and preview of first 3 (of 6) under card fights on Facebook/FX on Feb. 2, 2013: Green vs Volkmann, Figueroa vs Rivera and Camus vs Kimura at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Super Bowl weekend.
GLORY 4 / DREAM 18 LIVE results online for "Tokyo – Heavyweight Grand Slam" one-night, single-elimination kickboxing tournament from Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, featuring up-to-the-minute updates and complete New Year's Eve 2012 coverage.
On loan from ONE FC, MMAmania.com talks with Shinya Aoki on his surprise return to Japan tomorrow night (Dec. 31, 2012) at DREAM 18 when he takes on Anthony McKee. In this exclusive interview, Aoki talks about his happy homecoming and much more.
GLORY 4 Tokyo: "Heavyweight Grand Slam" and DREAM 18 New Year's Eve weigh in results for the double-header kickboxing / MMA mega-event planned for the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, on Dec. 31, 2012.
Former Strikeforce female champion, Marloes Coenen, is a late addition to the stacked DREAM 18 mixed martial arts (MMA) card that is scheduled for the Saitama Super Arena in Tokyo, Japan, on New Year's Eve 2012, fighting jiu-jitsu ace Fiona Muxlow.
MMAmania's Brian Hemminger speaks with upcoming Dream 18 fighter Antonio McKee about why he thinks his bout against Shinya Aoki will be easy, how he'll shut down Aoki's submission game and how he expects to win in this exclusive interview
A round up of all the news coming out of the Asian MMA scene. It features several additions to the ONE FC 7 card this Feb and to the DREAM 18 - GLORY 4 card on NYE, along with news from Ole Laursen, Jake Shields, Rodrigo Praxedes, SFL, & others.