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James Goyder

  • joined Jun 08, 2010
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James Goyder is a sports journalist who has been writing about MMA, boxing and Muay Thai for almost ten years. He has a BA (hons) in English and Creative Writing and is an NCTJ qualified journalist whose articles have appeared in newspapers and magazines all over the world.

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Askren Excited To Fight For Billions Of Asian Fans

Mixed martial arts (MMA) has billions of fans in Asia, according to former Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren, and "Funky" is excited to compete in front of every single one of them as part...

ONE FC 13: 'Moment Of Truth' Preview (Part Two)

ONE FC 13 preview of the final five fights for "Moment of Truth" mixed martial arts (MMA) pay-per-view (PPV), which takes place this Friday (Dec. 6, 2013) at the 20,000 capacity SM Mall of Asia...

ONE FC 13: 'Moment Of Truth' Preview (Part One)

ONE FC 13 preview of the first five fights for "Moment of Truth" mixed martial arts (MMA) pay-per-view (PPV), which takes place this Friday (Dec. 6, 2013) at the 20,000 capacity SM Mall of Asia...

URCC 24: Kelly Submits Lu At 'Uprising'

ONE FC veteran Eric Kelly was back in featherweight action last Saturday night (Nov. 30, 2013) and returned to his winning ways by submitting Jianbo Lu at URCC 24: "Uprising" at the SMX Convention...

Issa Vs. Doane Booked For UFC Fight Night 34

Bantamweight debutants Leandro Issa and Russell Doane face off at the UFC Fight Night 34 event, scheduled for January 4, 2014 on FOX Sports 1 from Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre in...

Askren Joins Evolve MMA, Could Fight For ONE FC

Former Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren has joined the Evolve MMA fight team in Singapore and has fueled rumors that he will soon take a fight for ONE FC, now that UFC has told the "Funky"...

ONE FC 13: Banario Seeking 'Moment Of Truth'

Honorio Banario is preparing to headline ONE FC: "Moment of Truth" at the SM Mall of Asia Arena in Manila next Friday night (Dec. 6, 2013) and will look to avenge his second round technical...

Bruno Pucci: 'One Day I Will Fight For The Belt'

Unbeaten Brazilian mixed martial arts (MMA) upstart and jiu-jitsu black belt Bruno Pucci is excited by challenges which await in ONE FC featherweight division, following his submission win over...

Shinya Aoki Turns Down UFC Contract

Former DREAM Lightweight Champion and current ONE FC 155-pound kingpin Shinya Aoki has turned down a contract offer from Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), opting to stay put for Victor Cui and...

Ultimate Beatdown To Introduce Championship Titles

Ultimate Beatdown, Malaysia's longest running mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion, is now set to introduce titles for the first time with a championship tournament at KSL City Mall Hotel & Resort,...

'Hulk' Johnson Returns At ONE FC: 'Warrior Spirit'

Fresh off his technical knockout win over former UFC Heavyweight Champion Tim Sylvia earlier this year, Tony "Hulk" Johnson Jr. returns to the ONE FC cage to battle Chris Lokteff on Nov. 15 at...

Unbeaten Leandro Ataides Gunning For ONE FC Title

Leandro Ataides expects his run at the ONE FC middleweight title to get kicked into high gear when he takes on Bryan Rafiq at the upcoming "Warrior Spirit" mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Nov. 15...

Eric Kelly Vs. Jianbo Lu Booked For URCC 24

Eric Kelly returns to the Philippines to face Jianbo Lu in the main event of URCC 24: "Uprising" on Nov. 30, 2013, from the SMX Convention Centre, a card which also features featherweight and...

ONE FC 12 Adds Three New Fights For Kuala Lumpur

Three mixed martial arts (MMA) fights have been added to the upcoming ONE FC: "Warrior Spirit" fight card on Nov. 15, 2013 in Kuala Lumpur, including a middleweight match-up between Leandro Ataides...

Yeoh Set To Make MMA History In Malaysia

Melvin Yeoh will have a chance to make MMA history as a fighter by becoming the first ever Malaysian national champion when he takes on A.J. Mansour in the final of the 145-pound tournament at ONE...

Aoki Blames Knee To The Nuts For Shaky Performance

Shinya Aoki had no trouble making weight for his featherweight debut against Cody Stevens at "Total Domination" back on Oct. 18, 2013. The reason he was unable to secure the finish was because of a...

ONE FC 13 Booked For Dec. 6 In Manila

ONE FC 13: "Moment of Truth" is now set for Manila on Dec. 6, 2013 and will be headlined by a featherweight world title rematch between reigning champion Koji Oishi and former 145-pound titleholder...

ONE FC 12 Adds Four New Bouts For Nov. 15 In KL

ONE FC has added four fights to its upcoming "Warrior Spirit" mixed martial arts (MMA) pay-per-view (PPV) event in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, which takes place at the iconic Stadium Putra on Nov. 15,...

ONE FC 11 Preview For Total Domination (Part Two)

ONE FC 11: "Total Domination" preview and quick picks (part two) for all the mixed martial arts (MMA) action set to go down this Friday (Oct. 18, 2013) at Singapore Indoor Stadium featuring the...

ONE FC 11 Preview For Total Domination (Part One)

ONE FC 11: "Total Domination" preview and quick picks (part one) for all the mixed martial arts (MMA) action set to go down this Friday (Oct. 18, 2013) at Singapore Indoor Stadium featuring the...

Ng Wants Hong Kong Title Shot With Win Over Davis

ONE FC 11: Eddie Ng hopes a dominant win over Peter Davis will help set up a 2014 title shot in Hong Kong, as the two go head-to-head at the "Total Domination" event on Oct. 18, 2013 in Singapore,...

Chilson Wants 'Total Domination' Against Wiratchai

Mitch Chilson wants to settle his unfinished business against Shannon Wiratchai at ONE FC: "Total Domination" after their first featherweight fight in August 2012 was ruled a "no contest" following...

Two UFC Veterans Set To Debut At ROAD FC 13

UFC veterans Issei Tamura and Riki Fukuda will return to international competition as part of the ROAD FC 13 event on Oct. 12, 2013 in JH Park Stadium in Gumi, an event headlined by a lightweight...

ONE FC Announces 'Warrior Spirit' For Nov. 15

ONE FC: "Warrior Spirit" was confirmed for Kuala Lumpur on November 15, 2013 with a welterweight title fight between Adam Kayoom and Nobutatsu Suzuki to headline. In addition, Shinya Aoki will take...

Primal Style! Wen Jie Ready For War On Oct. 18

Top international lightweight prospect Juan Wen Jie is ready to make a statement against Alex Lim at the upcoming ONE FC: "Total Domination" pay-per-view (PPV) event on Oct. 18, 2013 at Singapore...

Sayonara! Mizuno Ditches Light Heavyweight For 185

Seasoned mixed martial arts (MMA) veteran Tatsuya Mizuno believes a drop down to middleweight will revitalize his career, starting with his 185-pound debut against Rafael Silva at the ONE FC 11...

ONE FC: 'Champions & Warriors' Preview (Part 2)

Preview and quick picks for ONE FC: "Champions & Warriors," which takes place at Istora Senayan Stadium in Jakarta on Sept. 13, 2013, featuring a lightweight match-up between Kotetsu Boku vs....

ONE FC Champions & Warriors Preview/Quick Picks

Preview and quick picks for ONE FC: "Champions & Warriors" (part one), which takes place at Istora Senayan Stadium in Jakarta on Sept. 13, 2013, featuring a lightweight match-up between Kotetsu...

Jackson's MMA & Evolve MMA Form Global Partnership

Two of the most respected fight camps in the entire world, Jackson's MMA and Evolve MMA, have formed a groundbreaking, strategic partnership to share training knowledge, coaching methodologies,...

ONE FC: Barros Brining More Than BJJ To MMA Debut

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt Almiro Barros previews his professional mixed martial arts (MMA) debut against Kian Pham at the ONE FC: "Champions & Warriors" event next week (Sept. 13, 2013) in...

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