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  • Bellator 174: Short Notice, Big Chance for Biggie

    Combat Corner Profesional Mike Rhodes, has been fighting his way back to the top and looks to have a chance this week at Bellator 174. Rhodes will fight himself matched again Kendall Grove as the co-main event on a short notice fight, and another chance to display his ever growing skill set from the Roufusport
  • Pure FC 5

    Sept 24th, the Pure Fighting Champion will return to Milwaukee, with what started out as a small event in a bar, has quickly grown and evolved with the previous Pure FC 4 taking place at the UWM Panther’s Arena. Despite how young the promotion is, already they’ve helped propel Combat Corner Professional Rick Glenn to
  • MMA Legend vs Combat Corner Rising Star

    Combat Corner Professional Corey Anderson will fight MMA legend Maurico “Shogun” Rua. As the sport continues to age, match ups of the legends vs the up and comers continue to appear. With the question of, if the fighter climbing the ranks being able to topple a veteran of the sport. Or if that the old lion still
  • Bellator 149 Questions With Emmanuel Sanchez

    Who are you, where are you from, and where do you train out of? My name is Emmanuel Antonio Sanchez, my family is from Mexico, I grew up in Illinois, and train out of Roufusport. Congrats on your win over last two wins over Henry Corrales, and Justin Lawerence, how have you improved since then.
  • The Kick Heard Around the World

    On this day, exactly 5 years ago the Combat Corner Professional Anthony “Showtime” Pettis landed the infamous kick heard around the world. In an exciting match against the current WEC Lightweight Champion Ben Henderson, Pettis would land the “Super Kick/Showtime Kick” to stun not only Henderson, but the MMA world. If you’ve been a MMA fan
  • CM Punk fights Criag Eckelberg

    Former WWE champion Phil Brooks, better known as CM Punk, got a taste of what its like to be an mma fighter earlier this week when he faced off with undefeated welterweight Craig Eckelberg. In what Duke Roufus referred to as a “scrimmage” Brooks got a chance to feel what its really like to be
  • Tim Kennedy Upset With State of UFC

    By Wes Nichols UFC middleweight, Tim Kennedy had some pretty harsh words for the state of professional MMA. While he was on The MMA Hour, Kennedy expressed his disappointment by saying, “I’m just disappointed in the sport in a lot of different ways. Not only the rampant drug use. Guys cheating. Judging. I’ve been a
  • Jon Jones tests positive

    by Wes Nichols Jon Jones has tested positive for cocaine metabolites. Crazy right? This is about the 5th time I’ve set out to write this article. It seems as if every time I sit down to discuss what has happened and what I think is the best course of action for the UFC to take,
  • Combat Corner Professionals Take on Flyweight Division at UFC Fight Night 57

    On Saturday November 22nd at UFC Fight Night 57 in Austin, Texas, Combat Corner Professionals Dustin Ortiz and Chico Camus both had exciting fights in the UFC flyweight division. In the second fight of the main card, Dustin Ortiz ranked 13th in the flyweight division took on the number 2 ranked Joseph Benavidez. For all
  • NAFC Uprising is a big night for Combat Corner

    NAFC Uprising was a great night for Combat Corner fighters. Fighting in front of thousands of people in Milwaukee’s historic Eagle’s Ballroom the team put on quite the show. Starting with Light Heavyweight Quinn Long, who survived a tumultuous first round to eventually TKO Darrell Martinez. Next up was Jenny D’Aquisto who used three rounds