Kraniotakes, Hayes to vie for vacant Cage Warriors heavyweight title on March 16

Germany’s top heavyweight, Andreas Kraniotakes, continues to build his reputation as a man willing to step up on short notice. With just two and a half weeks to prepare, Kraniotakes has agreed to face Strikeforce and Bellator veteran Mike Hayes for the vacant heavyweight title of England’s Cage Warriors Fighting Championship. The bout will take place March 16 at […]

CWFC 46 Results: Kraniotakes taps Poberezhets, Sitenkov submits Seery

In a heavyweight headliner, Germany’s Andreas Kraniotakes (13-5) reigned supreme and made quick work of Ukrainian competitor Dmitry Poberezhets (10-5-1). Kraniotakes bloodied his opponent, forced him to the mat, and then tapped him out with a deep first-round rear-naked choke. The main-event fight was part of Cage Warriors 46, which took place today at Stereo […]

CWFC Fight Night 3 results: Mestre cruises to UD win

Finnish lightweight Juha-Pekka Vainikainen (19-5-1) downed his second-straight UFC veteran, earning a second-round TKO over Kyle Watson (13-8-1) at Saturday’s Cage Warriors Fight Night 3 event. Vainikainen avoided Watson’s grappling attack and used occasional standup flurries to control the action before a cut forced the end of the fight. The bout served as the featured matchup of the event, […]