After being forced out of his Ringside 12 bout by an injury, Stéphane Pelletier (5-1) is on the mend. I caught up with the bantamweight champ recently to discuss how he got hurt, what he thought of future opponent Mitch … Continue reading
Just three weeks out from Ringside 12, bantamweight champion Stéphane Pelletier (5-1) has pulled out of his scheduled bout due to injury. He was set to defend his title October 21st at the Bell Centre against Michel Gagnon (7-1). According … Continue reading
Quebec, Qc – Former UFC middleweight title contender Patrick ‘the Predator’ Côté ’s (15-7) journey back to the big leagues hit a muddled note Saturday, as Ringside MMA returned to Quebec city. Fighting in a second main event for the … Continue reading
Rising Star 2 went down tonight at the Metropolis in Montreal in front of approximately 450-500 fans. Much like the first Rising Star, the evening featured fighters hungry to prove themselves early in their career. Check back in the next … Continue reading
After fracturing Maxime Fecteau’s nose on way to a TKO victory last January, Stéphane Pelletier returns Saturday against Michael Pellerin in Rising Star 2’s co-main event. I caught up with the fighter at Dynamite Fight Night 1, where we discussed … Continue reading
(This article has been updated to reflect the new main event). Montreal – Ringside MMA‘s sister promotion Rising Star is back for a second go-round. As the name suggests, the cards showcase up-and-coming fighters with only a handful of professional … Continue reading
Montreal – It was an evening of broken noses, thrilling submissions, and hard-fought battles Saturday night, as 550 fans packed Club Soda for Rising Stars 1, Ringside MMA’s showcase of up and coming Quebec talent.
I spoke with Stephane Pelletier after his vicious TKO victory over Maxime Fecteau. He told me about his preparation for the fight, his big win, and feeling his opponent’s nose break after landing a knee to his face.