MMA

  • Is Spartan’s the reason behind North East MMA success?

    Is Spartan’s the reason behind North East MMA success?

    December 20, 2014 at 12:00 pm

    The North East is fast becoming one of the nations best regions when it comes to producing top class Mixed Martial Arts talent, highlighted by the recent success of Made4theCage event, which featured some of the best fighters in the whole country. Whether it be fighters who have fought in the UFC […]

     
  • Wrestling champ offers training around Sunderland

    Wrestling champ offers training around Sunderland

    December 15, 2014 at 12:00 pm

    Four-time British wrestling champion Tom Denham has begun teaching MMA in several gyms across the North East. The 22-year-old, ranked eighth in Europe for the 84kg weight class, recently decided to share his expertise in amateur wrestling and kickboxing to a number of gyms and martial arts clubs in Sunderland. […]

     
  • Made4TheCage 15: Bad Blood Round Up

    Made4TheCage 15: Bad Blood Round Up

    November 30, 2014 at 1:01 am

    James Mulheron (7-0-0) successfully retained his Pro British Heavyweight title at the Rainton Meadows Arena last night, finishing Dayman Lake (6-4-0) with a sensational spinning back fist in the third round. No doubt calls for Mulheron to join the big leagues of the UFC will now return, and after that […]

     
  • Mulheron scores spectacular knockout to retain heavyweight title

    Mulheron scores spectacular knockout to retain heavyweight title

    November 30, 2014 at 12:58 am

    James Mulheron successfully defended his British Heavyweight crown after a spectacular third round spinning back fistt at Made 4 The Cage 15: Bad Blood. Mulheron came into the fight boasting an undefeated 6-0-0 record and ranked as the number 2 ranked heavyweight in the country. London’s Lake on the other […]

     
  • ‘Almighty’ Allen scores stoppage over local favourite Paul Cook

    ‘Almighty’ Allen scores stoppage over local favourite Paul Cook

    November 30, 2014 at 12:49 am

    Late replacement Arnold ‘Almighty’ Allen continued his impressive young career with a second round stoppage over the North East’s Paul Cook at Made 4 the Cage 15. Arnold Allen came into the fight with an impressive 8-1-0 record while South Shields’ Paul Cook boasted a 14-5-0 record. Allen came out […]

     
  • Dominant De Fries wins in domestic return

    Dominant De Fries wins in domestic return

    November 30, 2014 at 12:42 am

    Phil De Fries made a triumphant return to domestic competition finishing Lukasz Parobiec by submission in the very first round. Sunderland’s De Fries was fighting in his home region for the first time following a spell in the worlds biggest mixed martial arts company; The Ultimate Fighting Championship. De Fries, […]

     
  • Chris Thirkell defeats Graham Langley by first round TKO

    Chris Thirkell defeats Graham Langley by first round TKO

    November 30, 2014 at 12:36 am

    Durham’s Chris Thirkwell delivered a first round TKO victory in a dominating performance over Graham Langley at Made 4 The Cage 15. The two welterweight fighters opened the main card with high expectations, with Made 4 The Cage Co-Promoter Steven Scott believing the contest was destined to be fight of […]

     
  • Made 4 The Cage 15: ‘Bad Blood’ UAR Round Up

    Made 4 The Cage 15: ‘Bad Blood’ UAR Round Up

    November 30, 2014 at 12:27 am

    Made4TheCage’s greatly anticipated fifteenth show ‘Bad Blood’ card started off with a bang as the North-East promotion showed off its amateur talent. The North East is becoming well known as a top region for producing MMA talent, and with Made4TheCage sticking to Rainton Meadows Arena as its host, it provides […]

     
  • ‘Almighty’ Allen added to Made4TheCage card

    ‘Almighty’ Allen added to Made4TheCage card

    November 28, 2014 at 8:40 pm

    Made4TheCage’s hugely anticipated ‘Bad Blood’ card has just added another star name as Arnold ‘Almighty’ Allen replaces Ali McLean in the co-main event. Allen, 20, will face Paul ‘Cookie’ Cook for the vacant British Lightweight Title tomorrow night at Rainton Meadows Arena after McLean pulled out with injury. Allen is […]

     
  • Chris Thirkell looking forward to clash with Graham Langley

    Chris Thirkell looking forward to clash with Graham Langley

    November 26, 2014 at 12:30 pm

    Undefeated Mixed Martial Artist Chris Thirkell says his clash with fellow North East fighter Graham Langley this Saturday at Made 4 The Cage will be his toughest test to date. Both fighters will be looking to defend their unbeaten records when Made 4 The Cage hosts its 15th event ‘Bad […]