Tag Archives: Fightquest

MMA and the push to succeed against all reasonable odds

In the run-up to his last fight, Ian Perron finally decided it was time to visit a physiotherapist and deal with the nagging injury that had plagued him over the past few years. Two hours of treatment later, he stepped … 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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Fightquest 19 (Amateur) fight card and event info

Date & Time: Saturday, October 15th, 7:00 Location: Complex 222, 8 St-Pierre, St-Constant Tickets: details on poster below Promoter: Stephane Vigneault Type: Amateur Past Results: FQ 18, FQ 17, FQ 16 Fight Card (weight divisions in bold) 150 – Neil … Continue reading

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Louie Sanoudakis Fightquest 18 post-fight interview

Zahabi MMA prospect Louie Sanoudakis got the better of 17 year-old Mic Dufort via decision in Fightquest 18‘s main event. I spoke to the 22 year-old amateur after about why the fight was his toughest yet, training with the UFC‘s … Continue reading

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Bantamweight prospect Louie Sanoudakis remains undefeated with decision win at Fightquest 18 amateur event

Two of Quebec’s best bantamweight (135 lbs) amateurs went to battle Saturday at Fightquest 18, with 22 year-old Louie Sanoudakis (7-0, amateur), a Zahabi MMA prospect, getting the better of 17 year-old Mic Dufort (8-3, amateur), via decision, with the … Continue reading

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Fightquest 18 quick results

Fightquest 18 went down Saturday night at the Amusement 222 bar in Saint-Constant in front of a crowd of approximately 300 fans. The planned main event fighter, and home town draw Dominic Trepanier was a last minute scratch, getting into … Continue reading

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Stephane Vigneault Fightquest 17 post-event interview

Fightquest moved to St-Constant for its 17th amateur MMA event Saturday night. I spoke with president Stephane Vigneault after the fights about the new location,  Dominic Trepanier‘s star potential, avoiding favoritism towards Zahabi MMA fighters, why they tend to go … Continue reading

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Dominic Trepanier – Post-fight interview w/ Fightquest 17 main event-winner

Fighting before a home-town crowd of 650 fans, Dominic Trepanier gained a 2nd round TKO at Fightquest 17 in his rematch with James Challice. I spoke with the 23 year-old after the fight about the stress and pleasure of fighting … Continue reading

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Jason Courchesne Fightquest 17 post-fight interview

Set to make his professional debut at Rising Star 3 this May, Jason Courchesne won his penultimate amateur fight by rear-naked choke Saturday at Fightquest 17. I spoke with ‘the spartan‘ after the fight about his performance, his readiness to … Continue reading

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Jeremy Mcnamara Fightquest 17 post-fight interview

Jeremy Mcnamara delivered the knockout of the night at Fightquest 17, stopping Patrick Lafleur in 14 seconds. After, I spoke with the 20 year-old about getting the quick finish, his surprise at the ending, his training and experiences as an … Continue reading

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