Archives for Karlos Vemola

‘There are things you never forget’: Rafael Xavier found in MMA a way to unleash anger after father’s death in prison


Rafael Xavier hopes to set up a fight with Oktagon champion and UFC veteran Karlos Vemola next.

Missed Fists: Arm-wrenching hammerlock leads to screaming submission, more


MMA Fighting’s Alexander K. Lee takes a look back at the past week’s overlooked battle, including a pair of crazy technical submissions, an eight-second TKO in a championship fight, Mo Miller’s LFA...

Matt Mitrione to replace Josh Barnett at Bellator 241, will face Ronny Markes


Ronny Markes has a new opponent for his Bellator’s debut on Feb. 13.

Missed Fists: Pancrase features electrifying pro debut, prayer choke, more


MMA Fighting’s Alexander K. Lee and Jed Meshew take a look back at the weekend’s overlooked battles, including a rarely-seen prayer choke, Attila Vegh’s continued resurgence, the best finishes from...

MMA Rundown, June 28th-29th: LFA, ONE, Titan FC start off the weekend


Let’s look at some good regional fights this weekend.