Monthly Archives: October 2011

Pat ‘the Predator’ Côté’s hunger to get back to the UFC (interview)

After scoring his third straight post-UFC win at Instinct MMA, Pat Côté (16-7) is still waiting to hear from Dana White and co. I caught up with the free-agent Predator recently to discuss his latest win, why he won’t face … Continue reading

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Summum 7 (amateur) results – Lampron defends title against BPD

Despite being relocated on short notice, Saturday’s Summum 7 went off smoothly, as the amateur fighters delivered virtually wall-to-wall action over eight fiercely contested bouts, much to the pleasure of the approximately 250 fans gathered. The event’s move from le … Continue reading

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Orion MMA 3 (amateur) results – Nordik’s Maxime Blanchard takes a split decision over Jeremie Capony

The Montreal area’s ever busy amateur schedule continued chugging along Friday night, as the Orion gym in Longueuil put on a card packed with home team talent for its third show. With only the main event going the distance, the … Continue reading

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With Daron Cruickshank, Instinct signs away another Ringside champion

Quebec’s MMA war is unabatedly heating up. On the heels of its recent signing of Ringside (RS) Welterweight champion Chris Clements, Instinct MMA has  secured a three-fight agreement with yet another of its competitor’s belt-holders, the 9-2 Daron Cruickshank. The … Continue reading

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Instinct snags Montreal’s Tim Wadsworth, capping a busy month of signings

After nearly 20 months in the MMA wilderness, undefeated Montreal Featherweight Tim ‘Wolf’ Wadsworth (5-0) will finally return this December in Quebec City for Instinct MMA‘s second event. He’s signed up for his toughest test to date, UFC vet Waylon … Continue reading

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Ringside 12 quick results – Daley delivers decision

Ringside 12’s return to Montreal’s Bell Centre went down Friday night, as approximately 3200 fans were treated to a middling unanimous decision win by British striker Paul ‘Semtex’ Daley over fellow UFC vet Luigi Fioravanti in the main event. Featuring … Continue reading

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Ringside 12 weigh-in results: Daley hits his mark

Weigh-ins for Ringside 12 took place earlier this afternoon at the Cage aux Sports restaurant located within the Bell Centre, where Friday’s ten-fight event will take place. British headliner Paul ‘Semtex’ Daley, a former UFC Welterweight who has missed weight … Continue reading

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Fightquest 19 (amateur) results

Fightquest’s 19th amateur event took place Saturday night at the Complex 222 in St-Constant. In all nine bouts took place. The originally planned main event between Trsistar/Zahabi’s Neil Sheppard and Kanreikai’s Miky Houle was called off due to the late … Continue reading

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Highlights from the Ringside 12 teleconference Part 2: Headliner Paul Daley

Returning to Montreal 17 months after his infamous UFC 113 post-fight ‘sucker punch’ of Josh Koscheck, Paul ‘Semtex’ Daley faces fellow UFC vet Luigi ‘the Italian Tank’ Fioravanti October 21st in Ringside 12’s main event. He spoke to members of … Continue reading

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Highlights from the Ringside 12 teleconference Part 1: President Eric Champoux

Breaking what has been a relative silence since Ringside 11 in June, promoter Eric Champoux took questions from the MMA media this morning, addressing his event (see full card here), signing Paul Daley, having GSP‘s suport, and the return of … Continue reading

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