'It's Like A Modern Day Sparta, They Train These Kids Up To Be Fighters': Alzo Slade On Showtime's 'Vice' & Wrestling In RussiaThe VICE correspondent explains why Russia has become a hot bed for top flight wrestlers and mixed martial artists.
'This Is The Heart Of Pittsburgh' Stout PGH Celebrates Move To New Strip District LocationThe internationally-renowned mixed martial arts gym is moving to a new location in the Strip District.
Bi "Killer Bee" Nguyen On Her 'Survivor' Experience: 'If I Came Back I Think That I Could Win'Bi Nguyen aka Killer Bee was one of two Survivor players to leave the island this week. Nguyen, an MMA fighter by trade, suffered an MCL sprain during the game and decided to withdraw from the competition in order to protect her body from further damage.
Greg Hardy Wins First MMA Fight In 57 Seconds, Gets Signed By UFCThe former NFL defensive end was successful in his professional fighting debut, scoring a knockout just under a minute into the match.
UFC Fight Night Coming Back To PittsburghWith UFC Pittsburgh coming up on Sept. 16, The FAN's Chris Mueller caught up with David Branch and Gregor Gillespie, two fighters appearing on the card at PPG Paints Arena.
Ambridge UFC Fighter Faces "Make Or Break" Bout In LondonAs the popularity of mixed martial arts grows in western Pennsylvania, so do the number of fighters finding the success.
UFC Is Back In PittsburghIt's been nearly five years since UFC came to CONSOL Energy Center for the first time.
Herschel Walker: I Could Still Play In NFL Today At 53-Years-OldFormer NFL running back Herschel Walker stays in tremendous shape at 53-years-old and as Joe Starkey found out, he thinks he could still cut it in the NFL today.
'King Of The Cage' Returns To The Meadows ResortAnthony "The Joker" McDonald will square off against Nick "Afrozilla" Gaston in the main event of 'King of the Cage,' an MMA event held at The Meadows Casino in Washington, Pa., on Saturday, July 11.
W&J Professor Enters MMA World To Study Why Men FightWhether it's boxing, wrestling or brawls in the street, it seems most men like to fight, or at least watch other men fight. But, why is that?
Local MMA Fighter Mike Wilkins Is Looking To Make Most Of His ShotWilkins will headline the 13 fight card at Gladiators of the Cage: The North Shore Rise To Power 5 at Stage AE on June 14th.
MMA Fighter Rich Hale Talks Upcoming FightMMA fighter Rich Hale joined Chris Mueller on Sports Radio 93-7 The FAN to talk about an upcoming match bout he has in the area.
Pittsburgh's Best Mixed Martial Arts FacilitiesMixed martial arts incorporates a multitude of hand-to-hand combat styles including boxing, kick-boxing, muay Thai, Greco-Roman wrestling, judo, tae kwon do, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, Sambo and even elements of sumo wrestling. The vast majority of the fighters at gyms that provide this training, however, are not trying to become then next Randy Couture and most will never fight professionally. Instead, it's the discipline, strength, endurance, agility and sense of accomplishment that brings them back to gyms like these, Pittsburgh's best five, time and again.