Maxime Dubois (2-0) delivered a 1st round TKO against Gregory Carpenter at Rising Star 2. I spoke with the Team Legion 18 year-old backstage after the fight, where we discussed how he sealed his finish, being the only fighter on … Continue reading
Tommy Côté will look to improve his record to 3-0 when he takes on Mustafa Khalil this Saturday at Rising Star 2. I caught up with the Team Legion fighter at Summum 3, where we discussed his Rising Star 1 … Continue reading
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
A fifth winning fighter from Rising Star 1 has been added to the promotion’s second outing. After pulling off a hard fought decision victory against Jean-Francois Royer last January, Yohan Gariépy (2-2) has been tapped for Rising Star 2‘s new … Continue reading
After winning his last amateur fight by submission at Summum MMA 2, I spoke with 17 year-old Team Legion fighter Keven Pellerin. He told me about setting up the arm bar that won him the fight, why he looks forward … 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.
Team Legion member Martin Desilets, current light-heavyweight champion of the TFC (The Fight Club) organization, was Tommy Côté‘s cornerman tonight. He spoke with me about Tommy’s exciting victory, and what’s next for Desilets, including his negotiations with Bellator Fighting Championships. … Continue reading
After pulling off a thrilling arm-bar submission in the 3rd round, I spoke with the 18 year-old Tommy Côté about his exciting victory. (interview in french).
Montreal – Heavyweight Lenard Terrance (1-0) was preparing for another fight when he got the call to compete in the main event for Ringside MMA’s Rising Star 1. He promptly pulled out of his prior engagement. “This fight was a … Continue reading