Tag Archives: Mario Pereira

Pereira defends title, Impakt 3 serves as test run for new amateur federation

At first glance, Saturday’s Impakt Fight Night 3 bouts in Longueuil, South of Montreal, looked normal, like the hundreds of other amateur MMA fights contested yearly in Quebec. In fact, they took place under a different set of rules as … Continue reading

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Impakt Fight Night 3 (Amateur) fight card and event info

Date & Time: Saturday, November 12th, 7:00 Location: Motel Royal Labarre, 2019 Taschereau, Longueuil Tickets: details on poster below Promoter: Joey Benoit Type: Amateur MMA (4 fights) & Amateur Muay Thai (10 fights) Amateur MMA Fight Card (weight divisions in … Continue reading

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Bob ‘the Train’ Landry, Mic Dufort earn new amateur titles at EFL 3

After more than two years on the shelf, former pro fighter Bob ‘the Train’ Landry pulled out of the station Saturday night, winning the new EFL Heavyweight amateur title in his combat comeback. Headlining Empire Fight League‘s (EFL) third amateur … Continue reading

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EFL 3: the Comeback (Amateur) fight card and event info

Date & Time: Saturday, November 5th, 7:00 Location: Le Rossignol, 30 Monté des 42, Ste-Julie Tickets: details on poster below Promoter: Eric Bertrand Type: Amateur Past Results: EFL 2, EFL 1 Fight Card (weight division in bold) HW – Bob … Continue reading

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A location switch later, Pereira crowned champion, Starcencov victorious at Summum 5 amateur event (full results)

Forced to relocate on a single day’s notice, Summum 5 went down Saturday night in a ring set up in a St-Constant parking lot. An unknown party’s complaint to police Friday that attendance at the original Brossard location would likely exceed … Continue reading

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Mario Pereira Summum 5 post-fight interview

Gaining his second consecutive arm-bar finish Saturday at Summum 5, Mario Pereira captured the new Summum featherweight title. I spoke to the 22 year-old amateur after his win about his move to H2O MMA, using stand-up against relying on his … Continue reading

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Summum 5 quick results

Summum 5 went down Saturday night in a ring located in the parking lot behind Amusement 222 in St-Constant under the open night sky. The event’s location was changed on a day’s notice after last second complications emerged for using … Continue reading

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Summum Fight 5 (Amateur) fight card and event info

Note the location and time have changed at the last minute. The event will now take place in the parking lot of Amusement 222 at 7pm, address below under Location. Date: Saturday, August 27th Location: Amusement 222, 8 rue St-Pierre, … Continue reading

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Mario Pereira Gladiator MMA post-fight interview

Saturday at Gladiator MMA, Mario Pereira (4-0, amateur) secured a 1st-round arm-bar in 52 seconds (see play-by-play below). I spoke with the 21 year-old after about getting the quick win, his feelings on injuring his opponent, how his 8-year amateur … Continue reading

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Karim Ranni avenges loss via close decision in Gladiator MMA rematch

Sorel-Tracy – Revenge was sweet for amateur Karim Ranni Saturday night at Gladiator MMA, as he edged out home-town favourite Alex Morgan in a rematch of a fight he’d lost last September. Despite cold weather and falling snow outside, the … Continue reading

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