Category Archives: Previews

Third Kanreikai Extreme Fighting amateur MMA event goes down this Saturday (w/ fight card)

Joliette – Seven amateur MMA fights will take place Saturday night at the Centre de Loisir Jolodium. The match-ups will all feature fighters from the Kanreikai MMA school, led by Sensei Dominic Morin, who is hosting the event. Amateurs from … Continue reading

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Top-five Quebec amateur lightweight rematch headlines Saturday’s Gladiator MMA event

Sorel-Tracy – When amateurs Alex Morgan and Karim Ranni meet this Saturday in Gladiator MMA’s main event, it won’t be for the first time. Last September, Morgan submitted Ranni via 2nd round arm-bar at Ring Extreme 14 in Quebec City. … Continue reading

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Trepanier-Challice rematch headlines Saturday’s Fightquest 17

Moving from its usual home at Le Skratch in Laval, Fightquest 17 goes down Saturday night at Amusement 222 in St-Constant, a suburb south-west of Montreal, with nine amateur MMA fights. The reason for the move is Zahabi Rive Sud’s … Continue reading

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Car accident, injury bring new Rising Star 2 opponents for Breau and K. Pellerin (w/ updated fight card)

With just over a week to go before RisingStar 2, two more changes have been made to the fight card. Jeff Breau (1-0), winner in his debut at Rising Star 1, will now face off against Steve Bégin (0-0). After … Continue reading

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Clements out – injury brings new Ringside 10 opponent for Alex Garcia

Ringside‘s welterweight champion Chris Clements was forced out of the organization’s tenth event earlier this week due to an injury, reportedly to his ankle.   His original opponent, Alex Garcia, will now face off against Seth Baczynski for an interim welterweight … Continue reading

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Injury brings new opponent for Dufort at tonight’s Summum 3 (includes final fight card)

Summum 3 goes down tonight in Brossard.  A few final week alterations have been made to the amateur event’s card (see below).  The card will now feature ten fights, instead of the previously announced 12. The biggest change is the … Continue reading

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Boxing and MMA mix to produce Dynamite Fight Night 1 (updated w/ MMA & Box card)

Though normally at war with each other promotionally, boxing and MMA will come together for an evening of amateur fights Saturday, March 19th.  Dynamite Fight Night‘s first event takes place at Le Skratch in Laval, and features twelve bouts – … Continue reading

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Summum returns for a third event in Brossard (includes full fight card)

Brossard – Summum MMA 3 goes down Saturday, March 12th.  The amateur event will be headlined by a lightweight bout pitting amateur prospect Alex Morgan against Eric Davidson, a fighter looking to make a comeback seven years after his last … Continue reading

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Quick Picks for UFC 127: Penn vs. Fitch

UFC 127 goes down tonight, live from Australia.  ‘Downtown’ Dave Brown gives us his picks for the evening’s three main fights. Jon Fitch (23-3) vs. BJ Penn (16-7-1) Fitch is a supremely good wrestler, wicked strong, and a huge 170. … Continue reading

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Coming weeks packed with local MMA events (complete list of events)

After a quiet start to the month, late February, March, and April’s Saturday nights will be packed with an almost constant flow of MMA events in Montreal and its surrounding areas. Here is a look ahead at what’s coming.  Additional … Continue reading

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