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BodogFight is a reality television series and mixed martial arts competition, originating from Costa Rica, and created and produced by entertainment mogul Calvin Ayre, and his Bodog.com Entertainment Group. The show is aired on Men's Outdoor and Recreation, DISH Network, The Fight Network in Canada, and webcast for free. Calvin Ayre (born May 25, 1961 in Lloydminster, Saskatchewan, Canada) is the Founder of the Bodog Entertainment Group, which he launched in 1994. ... Bodog Logo Bodog Entertainment Group, founded in 1994 by Calvin Ayre, is headquartered in San José, Costa Rica and is licensed in Costa Rica, Kahnawake and the United Kingdom. ... Mens Outdoor and Recreation is an American television network that presents hunting and fishing programs, infomercials, shopping shows, and other shows deemed to be of interest to men. ... DISH Network is a direct broadcast satellite (DBS) service that provides satellite television and audio programming to households and businesses in the United States, owned by parent company EchoStar Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH). ... The Fight Network is a Canadian category 2 digital cable television channel devoted to airing programming related to wrestling, boxing, mixed martial arts, and other combatant styles. ...


On February 5, 2007, ION Television announced an exclusive television alliance with Bodog Entertainment. Beginning February 13th, ION Television started to run original episodes of “BodogFight: St. Petersburg” Tuesdays and Saturdays at 11 p.m. ET/PT; this time slot, generally used for infomercials and other paid programming, has been paid for by Bodog. The series will lead up to a special event in Russia later this spring, featuring some of the biggest names in the world of mixed martial arts. [1] ION Television is a broadcast and cable television network first broadcast on August 31, 1998 under the name PAX TV (early on in its development, it was called PaxNet). ... Bodog Logo Bodog Entertainment Group, founded in 1994 by Calvin Ayre, is headquartered in San José, Costa Rica and is licensed in Costa Rica, Kahnawake and the United Kingdom. ... ION Television is a broadcast and cable television network first broadcast on August 31, 1998 under the name PAX TV (early on in its development, it was called PaxNet). ...


Seven professional MMA fighters are situated in Costa Rica and fight to earn the right to represent the United States as part of "Team USA". In a later pay-per-view event, these victors will square off against members of the Russian Red Devils team.


The Mixed Fighting Championship also helped to produce BodogFight. Mixed Fighting Championship is a U.S.-based mixed martial arts (MMA) organization. ...


BodogFight's signature catch phrase is "Nobody getting carried away".

Contents

Cast

Fighters

Team America

  • Jorge Masvidal
  • Keith Wisniewski
  • Mike Patt
  • Kaream Ellington
  • Tara LaRosa
  • Amanda Buckner
  • Nick Agallar
  • Nardu Debrah
  • Nick Thompson
  • Davion Peterson
  • Mario Rinaldi
  • Mark Burch
  • Chael Sonnen
  • Tim Credeur

Russian Red Devil Squad Biography Amanda Buckner is a mixed martial artist. ...

  • Fedor Emelianenko
  • Martun Malhosyan
  • Erik Oganov
  • Julia Berezikova
  • Vladimir Zenin
  • Arman Gambaryan
  • Aleksi Oleinik

Fedor Emelianenko (IPA: , Russian: Фёдор Емельяненко), born September 28, 1976), is a Russian heavyweight mixed martial arts fighter and the current PRIDE World Heavyweight Champion. ...

Results

Spoiler warning: Plot and/or ending details follow.

Episode 1: The Welterweights

  • Jorge Masvidal vs. Keith Wisniewski
  • Masvidal wins over Wisniewski in a controversial judges' decision. Though Keith dominated the 1st and 2nd rounds, Jorge still won out with a narrow points-victory: 87 over 84.

Episode 2: The Light Heavyweights

  • Mike Patt vs. Kaream Ellington
  • Ellington was forced to tap out after Patt applied an armbar, granting Patt a victory by submission.

Episode 3: The Women

  • Tara LaRosa vs. Amanda Buckner
  • LaRosa submitted Buckner by a rear choke in the 3rd round.

Episode 4: The Lightweights Biography Amanda Buckner is a mixed martial artist. ...

  • Nick Agallar vs. Nardu Debrah
  • Agallar was the winner by referee stoppage after rendering Debrah defenseless via strikes to the head near the end of the 2nd round.

Episode 5: The Middleweights #1

  • Nick Thompson vs. Davion Peterson
  • Thompson choked out Peterson and won the fight by submission.

Episode 6: The Heavyweights

  • Mario Rinaldi vs. Mark Burch
  • Rinaldi defeated Burch via a hard-fought but unanimous judges’ decision.

Episode 7: The Middleweights #2

  • Chael Sonnen vs. Tim Credeur
  • Sonnen dominated Credeur with his ground and pound, winning a TKO victory after a referee stoppage.

External links

  • Official site
Professional mixed martial arts organizations
Major promotions: Ultimate Fighting Championship | PRIDE Fighting Championships | HERO'S
Other promotions: Pancrase | KOTC | Rumble on the Rock | Icon Sport | Elite XC | EFC | WEC | MFC | ZST | DEEP | Cage Rage | Cage Warriors | FFC | IFL | TKO | Strikeforce | WWCN | Cage Fury | BodogFight
Defunct promotions: IVC | RINGS | WFA
Sanctioning bodies: Shooto | International Sport Combat Federation | NSAC

 
 

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