Undefeated with five first-round stoppages, Anthony ‘Fluffy’ Hernandez (5-0), a middleweight with gold-plated fists, padded his stats with a fourth guillotine submission, forcing ‘Big’ Mike Persons (8-4-1) to tap out at Global Knockout (GKO) 9. Continue reading
Following a first round finish of Team Alpha Male’s Anthony ‘The Shark’ Avila (13-5) at GKO (Global Knockout) 9, ‘Super’ Sam Toomer (11-1) continues to cruise along the yellow brick road of his dream as a prizefighter: a place on the UFC’s featherweight roster. Continue reading
From a prolonged war of attrition at GKO (Global Knockout) 7 to a quick night’s work on March 18, 2017 at GKO 9, ‘Super’ Sam Toomer (11-1) further shrinks the distance between the regional setting and a platform to touch every corner of the world. Continue reading
The grappler versus striker debate pushed mixed martial arts into existence and has continued into present-day. In the case of Anthony ‘Fluffy’ Hernandez (5-0), an argument about where the advantage resides is encased in a singular, 185-pound shell. Continue reading
Episode 18 of the MMAGOLD Podcast features Anthony ‘Fluffy’ Hernandez (4-0), a middleweight gaining a ton of traction in the region, and Drey ‘The Lion’ Mitchell (2-4), a featherweight forecasting a path toward success. Continue reading
The front office at Global Knockout (GKO) spent the holidays mulling over which fight, throughout the the promotion’s three events in 2016, left the biggest mark in the hearts and minds of Northern California’s MMA community. After much deliberation, the bout standing head and shoulder above the rest, in the opinion of GKO’s executives, involved a memorable lightweight slugfest between Danny ‘The Realist’ Ramirez (5-2) and Chuck Seang (2-2) at GKO 7, a fight now inked into GKO’s history as 2016’s Fight of the Year.