I am fighting Gian Villante on UFC 193 on 15th November at Etihad stadium in Melbourne. This is teh first UFC ev ent in Melboiurne and they arte going all out to break the UFC attendance record of 55,000. UFC 193 has a lot of the top Aussies fighting on it including Kyle Noke and […]
I presented Shaher Khan with his BJJ Black Belt on 7th August. He is the 12th student at SPMA to achieve this rank. Shaher started his training in 2007. Since then he has won many Australian and Pan Pacific BJJ titles from white to brown belt and has qualified fore the World Pro Gi Championships […]
SPMA hosted 7th degree BJJ Coral Belt Jean Jacques Machado at the Concord school on 4th July. Jean Jacques is the brother of Carlos Machado. Carlos is the coach of SPMA chief instructors Anthony Perosh and Elvis Sinosic. Check out the SPMA Concord and SPMA Moorebank Facebook fan pages for all the photos.
And a big congratulations to all of my affiliate schools in Griffith, Mackay, Brisbane, Macquarie Uni, Michnchinbury and Kemps Creek who graded in BJJ in June and July. I started off in Griffith at RMA and then off to Mackay MMA, Advance Martial Arts in Brisbane, Macquarie Uni in Ryde, Elite Martial Arts in Minchinbury […]
Congratulations to all my students at SPMA Concord and Moorebank who graded in BJJ, Muay Thai Kickboxing and Kids BJJ. Stand outs included Matthew Hunt and Dan Stoll receiving their Brown Belt in BJJ, Andrew Mills and Joey Belfiore receiving their Purple T-Shirts in Thai Kickboxing and Maria Topic receiving her Green Belt in Kids […]
I was invited to be the guest at the 24/7 Sports Bar at the Star casino in Sydney on Sunday 24th May to watch UFC 187. I got to met the fans, watch UFC 187 and enjoy the hospitality of the Star. UFC 187 featured the main event where Daniel Cormier beat Anthony Johnson to […]
I lost my MMA match against Sean O’Connell at UFC Fight Night Adelaide on 10th May. It just wasn’t my day as I got caught with a punch and the referee stopped the match in the first round. I have had some time off and now back to teaching and training at my two MMA, […]
On the UFC website is an article on my fight at UFC Afight Night Adelaide, my training camp at Jackson-Winklejohn’s MMA and my goals for the future.
Here is an article from MMA Kanvas about my fight in May at UFC Adelaide, teaching at my two Sydney MMA gyms and mental toughness.
Back in February 2010 I fought Mirko Cro Cop Filipovic at the first UFC event held in Australia. I took the fight on 2 days notice. I tell the whole story to Adam Ireland of MMA Kanvas. You can read the full article here.