Tag Archives: FightingOutofNet

An interview with amateur boxer Jaimee Pope

Today’s mini-interview is with amateur boxer Jaimee Pope, of Nibley, Utah. (At left with trainer Christian Nava) The tall, 15-year-old girl from Nibley, Utah, has had an impressive start to her boxing career, winning her first six bouts. You can … Read More

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An interview with boxer Roger Quartaro, Marx fights in Bellator tournament

Today’s mini-interview is with heavyweight boxer, Roger Quartaro, (at right in photo) who hails from Carson City, Nev. Roger was briefly scheduled to fight Clearfield’s Gary Cobia on the Nov. 15 Chris Fernandez title defense in SLC, but unfortunately, broke … Read More

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Three MMA cards, Chris Fernandez boxing in California

MMA: Tonight, SteelFist has an MMA card at The Rail Event Center in Salt Lake City. It starts at 7. I’ll be covering it for the SE. My advance is here. The main event is a rematch between 185-pound locals … Read More

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Bellator card at the Maverik Center in West Valley City was a success

There was a large crowd at the Maverik Center last night for the Bellator 90 professional MMA event. The crowd was disappointed to see West Jordan’s Rad Martinez lose the featherweight tournament final to Russian Shahbulat Shamhalaev via a TKO … Read More

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Showdown card tonight, boxing in Ogden on March 22

MMA: Tonight’s Showdown MMA card in Orem has an interesting main event that matches 165-pounders Clay Collard (10-4) and Jordan Clements (10-1). In another bout, undefeated 185-pounder Jason South (8-0) fights veteran Kyacey Uscola (21-19). Another 185-pound veteran, Jarome Hatch … Read More

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An interview with MMA fighter Matt Jackson; SteelFist card tonight

This week’s mini-interview is with Ogden amateur MMA fighter Matt Jackson (seen after his victory at the One-Strike-One-Kill card Nov. 17 at the Davis Conference Center) Matt scored a first round knockout. 1A) Provide age, weight, height and MMA fight … Read More

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Interview with boxer, MMA fighter Christian Nava

Tonight, in North Logan, at The Clash4 MMA card, Christian Nava, seen at left on the poster, fights Michael Dillard in the main event. It’s the first time, Nava, of Logan, has fought MMA professionally. He has experience as a … Read More

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Total Mayhem MMA fight card, boxing notes

UPDATE INCLUDES RESULTS: MMA: The Total Mayhem MMA fight card is tonight at The Gym in West Haven. Read more about it here. ¬†Here is the fight card, which starts at 7 p.m.: PUNISHING PATRICK REEVES VS STEVE “RAZOR SHARP … Read More

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Match ups getting set for Tooele fight card

Boxing: I had a chat with Eddie “Flash” Newman, who is promoting a fight card (mostly boxing” at the Desert Peak Complex (2930 West Highway 112) in Tooele on March 24. The card starts at 7 p.m. Undefeated featherweight Jose … Read More

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Welcome to the new blog, Boxing and MMA news

¬†Utah boxing news: Ogden heavyweight Billy Zumbrun ended a 13-month layoff with a fifth-round TKO over the veteran Cliff Couser in Ogden last month. It was a packed crowd and lends hope that promoter Tracy Spinks of CCC will bring … Read More

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