With the newly revived DREAM planning their return for this New Year’s Eve, the promotion has joined forces with kickboxing promotion GLORY to promote a mega-card. GLORY had originally planned a card for earlier in December but elected to join forces with the resuscitated MMA promotion. Broadcast details are expected to be announced soon. MMAJunkie first reported the news.
Other MMA News:
- A 15-year-old hacker from California was sentenced in relation to his hacking of the UFC’s website and other sites. The hacker, known as “Cosmo the God,” plead guilty to multiple felonies in exchange for probation. The juvenile was a member of the UG Nazi hacking group that hacked the UFC’s main page earlier this year. (Source: Wired)
- Vinicius Queiroz’s manager has announced that his fighter’s camp will file a formal protest over the refereeing his Bellator 80 loss to Alexander Volkov. Queiroz was knocked out after a rather dubious standup by referee James Warring. (Source: MMAJunkie)
- The autopsy of MMA fighter Tyrone Mims was unable to find a conclusive reason as to why the fighter died following his August 11 bout in Mount Pleasant, SC. (Source: MMAJunkie)