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Melinda Ackerman


Gonzaga, Gracie, Riggs and Sapp attending debut of

By Melinda Ackerman / August 15, 2007

As if the Global FC debut featuring 8 high-profile professional Mixed Martial Arts bouts including The Global FC Middleweight Championship between Edwin “Babyface” Dewees and Mavrick “The Soul Collector” Harvey, a Global FC Heavyweight Championship war featuring Jeff “The Snowman” Monson and Chris Guillen as well as Super Heavyweight phenom Butterbean, former WWE Wrestler Sean […]


Mark Kerr set for return to action at Global FC

By Melinda Ackerman / August 9, 2007

Promoters are pointing to the Global FC debut of Mark Kerr on August 17 to illustrate that their new promotion is making good on its promise to bring top tier Mixed Martial Arts competitors to the East Coast. Kerr is a true legend of the sport, they state, noting his impressive amateur resume before fighting […]


Guillen defeats Sims, replaces him in Global FC

By Melinda Ackerman / July 17, 2007

As announced two weeks ago, the first ever Global Fighting Championships Heavyweight Champion will be crowned on August 17 at Mohegan Sun Arena. Although that is still the case, one piece of the Global FC Heavyweight Championship puzzle has been changed. Wes Sims, originally slated to battle Jeff “The Snowman” Monson for the gold at […]


Third Global Fighting Press Release

By Melinda Ackerman / July 11, 2007

Butterbean Set for Clash with Gamlin in Global FC debut Last week, it was announced that on August 17 at Mohegan Sun Arena either Jeff “The Snowman” Monson or Wes “The Project” Sims will be crowned as the first Global FC Heavyweight Champion. That Heavyweight Championship bout will not be the only battle of the […]


New Heavyweight Champion to be crowned at Global FC

By Melinda Ackerman / July 4, 2007

New Heavyweight Champion to be crowned at Global FCAugust 17, Live from Mohegan Sun Arena As announced last week, Global Fighting Championships will hold its inaugural event, a night of live Mixed Martial Arts fighting on August 17 from Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut. Living up to Global FC’s mission to bring top-tier fighters […]