Adrenaline MMA replaces M-1 Global; Fedor becomes a free agent

NEW YORK — Executives at M-1 Global announced today they have started a new promotion called Adrenaline MMA and will begin promoting major events in the U.S. beginning in June.

Adrenaline will replace M-1 Global in the U.S. immediately. The change also includes the release of Russian fighter Fedor Emilianenko, who is free to seek fights elsewhere.

Monte Cox is the President and CEO of Adrenaline MMA. Bob Clark is the COO and Brian Patton is VP responsible for sponsorships and endorsements.

Source:Adrenaline MMA replaces M-1 Global; Fedor becomes a free agent

Sylvia, Rothwell will compete in Affliction mega-event

   Adrenaline MMA fighters Tim Sylvia and Ben Rothwell will compete on July 19th in a huge mma event promoted by Affliction.

   Sylvia, a former 2-time UFC heavyweight champion, will face former Pride heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko of Russia in the show’s main event. Rothwell, a former IFL heavyweight standout, also will compete in a featured bout, but an opponent has not yet been announced.

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Source:Sylvia, Rothwell will compete in Affliction mega-event

Dan Cramer’s The Ultimate Fighter® Blog – Week Five

Dan Cramer, Team Rampage – Last week was the first episode where I got a lot of air time. I think prior to that they showed me sleeping in an upright position directly in front of the camera and stuffing food in my mouth. Ha, that’s about it. But since last week the reaction has been good. I think everyone enjoyed the fight, as sloppy as it may have been.

Source:Dan Cramer’s The Ultimate Fighter® Blog – Week Five