Georgi Karakhanyan will square off against Emmanuel Sanchez in a featherweight duel at Bellator 170.
HyeFighter Karakhanyan enters the matchup on the strength of back-to-back KO/TKO triumphs over Kirill Medvedovsky and Bubba Jenkins. The ex-World Series of Fighting and Tachi Palace champion is 5-4 over the course of two Bellator MMA tenures.
His opponent, Sanchez, meanwhile, had […]
HyeFighter Georgi Karakhanyan will take on Daniel Weichel at Bellator MMA 147 Dec. 4 in San Jose CA.
Main Card (Spike TV):
Lightweight Feature Bout: Josh Thomson (21-8, 1 NC) vs. Pablo Villaseca (10-1)
Featherweight Feature Bout: Georgi Karakhanyan (24-4-1) vs. Daniel Weichel (35-9)
Lightweight Feature Bout: Patricky Freire (14-6) vs. Derek Anderson (12-2, 1 NC)
Light Heavyweight Feature Bout: Virgil […]
In one of the most polite call-outs in recent UFC history, UFC middleweight Gegard Mousasi made an appearance on UFC Tonight and revealed he was looking for a matchup with former champion and pound-for-pound kingpin Anderson Silva for his next fight.
“I would like to fight as fast as possible. Anderson Silva, I believe, would be […]
The Spinnin’ Sniper Show
by Leo Poroshin
HyeFighter Akop “Sniper” Stepanyan, a lightning-fast featherweight from Yerevan, represented Team Russia in a quality fashion at the League S-70 MMA event in Sochi, Russia. The large audience, including Russian president Vladimir Putin, saw Stepanyan put on a stand-up clinic, as he cruised to a UD win over a UFC […]
HyeFighter Gegard Mousasi will take on Costas Philippou this Saturday May 16th at UFC Fight Night 66 inside Mall of Asia Arena in Manila, Philippines.
Bellator138, HyeFighter Georgi Karakhanyan will be facing Pitbull in St. Louis, MO on Friday June 19.
Georgi Karakhanyan: I use the everyday before and after practice thanks for having my back @PA1NAWAY @Mr_Lights_Out @UpgradeMG
HyeFighters prove to be a force to deal with at Caos At The Casino 3 on Saturday night November 23rd.
Exclusive interview by Aline Baktechjian Djehdian
Daniel Sarafian and Cezar Mutante are the stars of the co-main event, UFC Fight Night 32, which will be held on November 9 in Goiânia, Brazil.
Check out our exclusive interview with the fighter Daniel Sarafian:
Daniel, your opponent Cezar Mutante has a black belt in Jiu Jitsu. He is also taller […]
Be sure to tune in to Spike TV’s MMA reality show Bellator’s Fight Master on June 26th to watch Eric Bradley’s fight.
Eric was a standout collegiate wrestler at Penn State and is now a Pro MMA fighter with a 5 & 1 record. He is on a come back trail of sorts and will be […]
On Saturday night, January 19, 2013 HyeFighter Daniel Sarafian will take on a seasoned UFC veteran C.B. Dollaway on the UFC on FX 7 main card in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
As the co-headliner of the merged DREAM 18 and GLORY 4 card, DREAM Featherweight champion Hiroyuki Takaya took on Bellator vet and TPF Champion, Georgi Karakhanyan. HyeFighter Georgi Karakhanyan took a split decision over Hiroyuki Takaya, although just about everybody watching and viewing in Japan believed it should have been a unanimous draw for the […]
HyeFighter Hracho Darpinyan (9W-4L), from the Netherlands, will be traveling to Russia to take on Roman Silvanovich, from Belarus, in an MMA fight on October 13th, 2012. Hracho has has not lost a fight this year and is looking to get his 3rd consecutive win. Hracho is an accomplished and powerful MMA fighter who looks […]
In a hard fought 5 round title defense, Georgi Karakhanyan was able to successfully defend his title against WEC and The Ultimate Fighter veteran Micah Miller. The fight was never in doubt but Miller made it difficult by refusing to engage and was content on pushing Karakhanyan against the fence, doing what, I do not […]
Congratulations to HyeFighter Manny Gamburyan for being named the HyeFighter of the month for August 2012 for his hard fought battle over tough and crafty veteran Michihiro Omigawa at the UFC on Fox 4 Event at the Stapleas Center in Los Angeles, CA.
HyeFighter Of The Month is sponsored by Sergio Kachatti Men’s clothing store who […]
HyeFighter Sevak Magakian needed only 1:58 seconds of the first round to submit his opponent Joe Condon via armbar at the King Of The Cage event tonight at the San Manuel Casino in California. With this victory, Magakian improves his record to 12W-3L and is looking to get back into the UFC. You may remember […]
HyeFighter Georgi Karakhanyan, is once against set to fight Micah Miller on September 7th, 2012 at the Thachi alace Fights in Lemore Ca, for his first Title Defense. This fight between Karkahanyan and Miller was set for March of this year, but unfortunately, Georgi was not allowed to to fight, on the day o f […]
HyeFighter Akop Stepanyan beat Akhmed Aliev at the League S-70 Russian Championship Final at the Plotforma Night Club in Sochi, Russia. The victory came via KO in the first round.
Stepanyan will now move on to fight for Bellator in the United States.
Full fight video:
In a MUST WIN fight, in his hometown, against a crafty veteran, Manny Gamburyan had a lot of pressure to deal with in his UFC fight at the Staples center. The day started out as Manny stopped by St. Mary’s church, lit a candle, said a prayer, and headed over to the Glendale Fighting Club, […]
A couple of months ago in April of 2012, we published an exclusive interview we did with HyeFighter Akop Stepanyan and stated that he was making a name for himself in the world of MMA (click here to read interview). We are proud to report that Bellator Fighting Championships has taken notice of Stepanyan and […]
HyeFighter Gegard Mousasi seems to have made Los Angeles (more specifically Glendale) his home away from home. After going to Las Vegas for the UFC Fighter’s summit, Gegard made it a point to come to Los Angeles and spend a few days with his fellow HyeFighters with whom he has build a close friendship.
Gegard’s visits […]
HyeFighter Hracho Darpinyan, from Holland, added the European MMA Championship belt to his resume on July 8th by beating Rimgaudas Kutkaitis at the Partycentrum Zichtenburg in The Hague, Netherlands. Darpinyan made quick work of his opponent finishing him halfway through the first round with a barrage of punches after knocking him down with his trademark […]
HYEFIGHTER DANIEL SARAFIAN INJURED!!!! Sarafian suffered an arm injury in the time between the show’s filming and this week’s event, and he will be replaced by semifinalist Sergio “Serginho” Moraes.
HyeFighter Daniel Sarafian is a Brazilian-Armenian professional mixed martial artist who competes in the middleweight division. A professional MMA competitor since 2006, Sarafian has fought mostly […]
HyeFighter Jared Papazian is one of those fighters that embodies the true meaning of a fighter “with heart”. There is absolutely no quit in this young and up coming HyeFighter. He has the heart of a champion and is on the path to becoming one in the UFC. Jared has been preparing for this fight […]
HyeFighter Manny Gamburyan will be fighting in his hometown for the first time in his MMA career. His UFC fight against fellow Judoka Michiro Omigawa will take place on August 4, 2012 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles California.
Manny sat down with us and spoke with us about his upcoming training camp and the […]