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CJ De Tomas outwrestles Alvin Ramirez to keep URCC flyweight crown

Nov 07, 2016 - 2:00 PM

Find out the results of URCC s Vindication fight card here

TRIUMPHANT. (L-R) Do Gyeom Lee, CJ De Tomas, Chris Hofmann, Geli Bulaong are triumphant at URCC 28. Photos from the fighters' respective Facebook accounts

WATCH: URCC holds first-ever 3-on-3 MMA match

Nov 07, 2016 - 1:20 PM

The intriguing match used an elimination format where a fighter would get eliminated via knockout or submission The last standing team would be considered the winner

3-ON-3. URCC holds the first-ever 3-on-3 MMA match. Photo from Nissi Icasiano/Rappler

Geisler vs Matos rematch unlikely after fighting to a draw

Jun 26, 2016 - 3:11 PM

The verdict may have been a draw but Baron Geisler and Kiko Matos have settled their score

KISS AND MAKEUP. Baron Geisler and Kiko Matos have resolved their differences, even if their fight ended in an inconclusive draw. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

WATCH: Baron Geisler vs Kiko Matos full fight video

Jun 26, 2016 - 1:35 AM

Watch full video of the Baron Geisler vs Kiko Matos fight and judge for yourself who deserved the victory

Actors Baron Geisler Kiko Matos let it all hang out for two rounds in the mixed martial arts cage. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

URCC finalizes rules for Baron Geisler vs Kiko Matos MMA bout

Jun 23, 2016 - 5:12 PM

The URCC settles on the regulations for the Baron Geisler vs Kiko Matos fight which takes place this Saturday

IT'S ON. Baron Geisler (L) and Kiko Matos (R) will settle their beef inside the MMA cage. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

WATCH: Baron Geisler kisses Kiko Matos during faceoff

Jun 18, 2016 - 12:33 PM

Baron Geisler plays mind games with Kiko Matos ahead of their URCC showdown

Geisler vs Matos to be one round openweight bout, says URCC official

Jun 10, 2016 - 4:22 PM

We have to keenly regulate this match because it involves two actors who don’t have the experience in fighting professionally says a URCC official

It's official: Baron Geisler and Kiko Matos set for MMA fight

Jun 10, 2016 - 5:10 AM

The brawling actors will settle their feud at URCC s June 25 event in a special exhibition at Valkyrie in Taguig City

PH MMA community looks forward to Baron Geisler vs Kiko Matos bout

Jun 01, 2016 - 1:50 PM

Who doesn t want to see two celebrities who think that they are tough fight each other inside that cage? says PXC fighter Rolando Gabriel Dy

Baron Geisler accepts URCC’s invitation to fight Kiko Matos inside MMA cage

May 31, 2016 - 5:25 PM

Geisler had an altercation with Matos at a local bar in Quezon City which was captured in a viral video circulating online

INSIDE THE CAGE. Actor Baron Geisler (R) agrees to a fight against Kiko Matos inside the URCC MMA cage. Photos from Facebook/ Kiko Matos and Paolo Abad/Rappler

Alvin Aguilar looks forward to Will Chope's URCC title fight

Feb 18, 2016 - 5:30 PM

Chope is booked to face Richie Redman for the vacant URCC lightweight belt

CJ De Tomas out to avenge dad's loss vs URCC Japanese champ

Feb 18, 2016 - 3:32 PM

The 19 year old from Zamboanga City seeks to defeat the same fighter who beat his father over 5 years ago

Knockout king Caloy Baduria promises fireworks at URCC 27

Feb 18, 2016 - 1:20 PM

It s going to be exciting Let the best man win and let the strongest man stand tall says Baduria

URCC partners with Resorts World, plans 10 events in 2016

Feb 18, 2016 - 12:42 PM

Southeast Asia s longest running MMA promotion will hold at least two fight cards at Marriott Hotel this year

URCC offers 4 MMA title fights at 'Rebellion' event in April

Feb 17, 2016 - 7:06 PM

Reydon Romero will defend his URCC featherweight title for a second time against South Korea’s Do Gyeom Lee

Reydon Romero will headline URCC's next event in April. Photo from Romero's Facebook

Eddiva becomes 2nd Filipino to sign with UFC

Feb 15, 2014 - 6:46 PM

Mark Eddiva will be just the second Filipino to debut in the Ultimate Fighting Championship UFC when he fights for the promotion next month

PINOY IN UFC. Mark Eddiva will be the second native Filipino to compete in the UFC. Photo by Laurente Fievet/AFP

Blood and ink at Dutdutan XII

Oct 19, 2012 - 12:54 AM

Two days and thousands strong the annual Philippine Tattoo Expo presented by Tribal Gear is a feast of fringe culture

RICKY STA. ANA OF Skinworkz and PhilTAG does magic on a client. All photos by Shaira Luna

Tom Woodfin: The ultimate warrior

Apr 18, 2012 - 10:36 PM

He is a fighter turned spiritual teacher Hard to believe? Watch and read his story

THE BATTLE INSIDE. Tom gave URCC fans the fights they wanted to see. But instead of winning, something inside told him he was losing.