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Cub Swanson Loss Clears Way For Conor McGregor

Cub Swanson Loss Clears Way For Conor McGregor

Last Saturday, UFC Fight Night 57 kicked off the heart of the UFC season. The upcoming Fight Night’s and PPV’s are the kinds of events that have the potential to solidify the UFC’s stronghold as the best MMA promotion in the world.   Frankie…

VFD Sports Marketing Fight Of The Week: Jones vs. Hamill

VFD Sports Marketing Fight Of The Week: Jones vs. Hamill

It’s amazing that in the first fight where we really saw Jon Jones’ true potential, he was disqualified for illegal elbows. He still has not lost a fight since then, with that DQ being the only blemish on a perfect record.   In The Ultimate…

VFD Sports Marketing Fight Of The Week: Kawajiri vs. Gomi

VFD Sports Marketing Fight Of The Week: Kawajiri vs. Gomi

It’s September 25, 2005 at Ariake Coliseum in Tokyo, Japan. The event is Pride Bushido 9 and Takanori Gomi is staring across the Pride ring at Tatsuya Kawajiri in a quarterfinal battle of the #1 and #2 ranked lightweights in the world. Keep in mind…

OSP Stock Rising, Michael Bisping Down At UFC Fight Night 55 & 56

OSP Stock Rising, Michael Bisping Down At UFC Fight Night 55 & 56

We learned two very important things from UFC Fight Night 55 and UFC Fight Night 56, both this past Saturday: Michael Bisping, though popular, is well beyond his prime as a fighter and Ovince St. Preux’s stock is on the rise.   Michael Bisping…

VFD Sports Marketing Client MusclePharm Shines At UFC 179

VFD Sports Marketing Client MusclePharm Shines At UFC 179

There was a huge title defense on the MusclePharm sponsored Octagon mat this past Saturday at UFC 179. Jose Aldo showed why Chad Mendes might end up being resigned to the fate of second best in an Aldo owned featherweight division. Let’s get the truth…

VFD Sports Marketing Client Spotlight: 1LAW

VFD Sports Marketing Client Spotlight: 1LAW

1LAW has long become synonymous with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). With sports marketing exposure through athletes such as Travis Browne, Clay Guida, Andrei Arlovski, Erik Perez, Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald, 1LAW is now associated with…

Fight of the Week: Chuck Liddell vs. Tito Ortiz

Fight of the Week: Chuck Liddell vs. Tito Ortiz

There are no better examples of longevity and achieving your potential in MMA as you get with Nick Diaz and Robbie Lawler. Who knew when they first fought at UFC 47 in 2004 that these two fighters at the bottom of the main card of a Chuck Liddell vs.…

MusclePharm To Sponsor Darren Elkins At UFC 179

MusclePharm To Sponsor Darren Elkins At UFC 179

After a very brief hiatus from their weekly scheduled fights, the UFC is back this Saturday with UFC 179: Jose Aldo versus Chad Mendes 2 for the featherweight title. The fight is live from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil at 10pm on PPV, with the prelims live at…

VFD Sports Marketing Fight of the Week: Diaz vs. Lawler

VFD Sports Marketing Fight of the Week: Diaz vs. Lawler

There are no better examples of longevity and achieving your potential in MMA as you get with Nick Diaz and Robbie Lawler. Who knew when they first fought at UFC 47 in 2004 that these two fighters at the bottom of the main card of a Chuck Liddell vs.…