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Adesanya to face Romero at UFC 248

The worst kept secret in combat sports is finally out in the open, NZ’s own UFC Middleweight Champion Israel Adesanya (18-0 MMA, 7-0 UFC) will defend his crown against Yoel Romero (13-4 MMA, 9-3 UFC) in March this year.

Capital Punishment 51 set for February 15th

The 51st Capital Punishment show sees an Ultimate 4-Man Full Thai Rules Tournament headline the show, above an undercard full of exciting fights.

Ultimate Rage 9

South Auckland Lee Gar (SALT gym) and Terry Tuteru finished 2019 in style, following up to Art of War 10, the SALT Gym amassed a colossal 34 fights including gyms from all over New Zealand it goes down in history as one of the largest kickboxing events hosted by a local promoter.

Parker's manager claims A-side status in potential Usyk bout

In a recent interview with Sky Sport, Joseph Parker's manager David Higgins has made some controversial comments about the potential split of earnings between the two fighters.

Robert Whittaker out of UFC 248 bout with Cannonier

According to Ariel Helwani, Robert Whittaker has been withdrawn and will no longer compete at UFC 248.

Epic card taking shape for King of Kings 9 in April

King of Kings 9, scheduled for April 18th in Christchurch, boasts a world-class fight card including three separate four-man tournaments on the same night