Kombate Urbano Libre(KUL) has hired mixed martial arts star Oscar “Hierro” Sosa for a three fight deal. The organization KUL will be hosting it’s ninth event on December 10 2017 in Santo Domingo Dominican Republic.
Kombate Urbano Libre is a fairly new mixed martial arts organization in the Dominican Republic. The sport of mixed martial arts in growing in popularity in many spanish countries.
Sosa is one of the transcendental Dominican fighters in the international rankings and immediately becomes one of the main attractions for the upcoming KUL events.
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC MIXED MARTIAL ARTS
“For Kombate Urbano Libre it is an honor to announce the hiring of one of the greatest figures of martial arts in the Caribbean. The Dominican public was eager to have Sosa back in the country and soon they will be able to enjoy their matches, “said Ricardo Ravelo, president of KUL.
Sosa has achieved different merits in his career, being the first Dominican to hold Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) titles in different divisions and for different organizations. He was also the first Dominican to win an MMA title outside of the Dominican Republic.
KOMBATE URBANO LIBRE KUL 9
Mixed Martial Arts is a sport that is spreading thru the Dominican republic and Kombate Urbano Libre is helping to promote many events for the fans.
Georges St-Pierre coming off a very long layoff is not ready to face middleweight champion Michael Bisping according to many sources. Georges St-Pierre has moved up from welterweight to middleweight to face the champion.
We are just one week away from the return of Georges St-Pierre at UFC 217 on Nov. 4 live on pay-per-view (PPV) from inside Madison Square Garden in New York City, N.Y., as the former UFC welterweight king takes on current middleweight champion Michael Bisping.
While most people figured GSP would one day return to the Octagon after calling it quits nearly four years ago, few imagined the Canadian superstar coming back and competing at 185 pounds. After all, St-Pierre dominated the welterweight division during his prime and would now encounter a completely new set of contenders, including current welterweight champion Tyron Woodley.
BISPING FEELS ST-PIERRE WILL NOT FACE HIM
Michael Bisping feels Georges St-Pierre will not stand and trade with him. He believes St-Pierre will avoid him and fight from the outside or try to use his ground game. Michael Bisping wants to have a stand up fight and punish GSP on the feet.
GSP has always prepared for his fights to the best of his ability. And since he’s moving up in weight to fight for the middleweight title in his first fight in four years, you better believe he took the time to properly think it through. At least he should have.
John Gotti III the grandson of infamous John Gotti made his mma debut on friday at CES MMA 46 in Lincoln R.I. Gotti III picked up a first round victory via TKO over Johnny Adams on the under card of the main card.
JOHN GOTTI III MMA PRO DEBUT AND TKO WIN
John Gotti III is now a winning professional MMA fighter. The fight was on the preliminary card and was not part of the televised broadcast.
“I chose my pro debut with CES because I know several of the fighters that have fought for them,” Gotti said in a prepared statement released by CES, which added interview requests are a no-go per John Gotti II. “They said they were good guys to work with and that they put on a great show. So it was a natural fit when I heard they were promoting a show on Oct. 27.
JOHN GOTTI III CHOOSES MMA OVER FAMILY BUSINESS
“I think now, as I’ve chosen this as a profession, although my father is proud of me, I think he regrets fostering my interest. I don’t think he ever thought this would be the end result. What father wants to watch his son in this type of environment?”
Lyoto Machida’s big return after almost 2 years from a suspension and injury hits a brick wall named Derek Brunson. UFC fight night 119 main event Brunson vs Machida was a highly anticipated return for the dragon.
UFC Fight Night: Brunson vs. Machida took place Oct. 28 at the Ginásio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Middleweight contender Derek Brunson (18-5) faced off against former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida (22-8) in the night’s main event, which aired live on FOX Sports 1.
DEREK BRUNSON SHUTS DOWN LYOTO MACHIDA AKA THE DRAGON
Derek Brunson on the other hand is a very talented and rising star in the middleweight division in the UFC. He faced the legend Lyoto “the dragon” Machida and was not intimidated by his resume of big name fighters that he had defeated.
Lyoto Machida had a very warm welcome back from his brazilian fans on this walk out to the octagon, unlike Brunson who was in enemy territory. This did not effect Brunson and he was here to compete and face the legend the dragon.
LYOTO MACHIDA PLAY BY PLAY ACTION
Round 1: Machida comes out and takes the center of the octagon. Despite the long layoff, Machida looks like his vintage self, maintaining a long range and moving on the balls of his feet. Nothing of consequence happens for the first 90 seconds but Machida hits a stepping straight left as Bruson comes forward. Brunson reaches for a big right hand but comes up with air. Machida again times a stepping in left hand to an approaching Brunson but this time Brunson lands a huge left hook that clips Machida and has him on skates! Brunson follows up with some shots and some ground and pound to his face and finishes the fight and the crowd is silent.