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MMA Platinum Gloves Signs TV Deal

MMA Platinum Gloves Signs TV Deal

For Immediate Release: MMA Platinum Gloves Broadcasts Now Available Through XPTV Sports Fans can now watch all MMA Platinum Gloves events on the Fight Network, TUFF TV, Black Belt TV, Untamed Sports TV, HIGH TV 3D and the Pursuit Channel through the XPTV Sports banner. NEW YORK – December 11, 2014 – MMA Platinum Gloves today announced the partnership with XPTV Sports to broadcast all […]

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December 13th, 2014

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Live MMA on November 1

Live MMA on November 1

MMA Platinum Gloves is coming back Saturday, November 1st, for its 7th installment of MMA on Long Island. The event will be held at the Sports Arena, 620 Middle Country Rd. in St. James, and will feature up and coming amateur MMA athletes from the tri-state area. Long Island gyms such as Bellmore Kickboxing, Long Island MMA, East West MMA, Tiger Schulmann’s and LionSport MMA […]

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October 17th, 2014

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MMA Platinum Gloves 6 Official Video

MMA Platinum Gloves 6 Official Video

The official MMA Platinum Gloves 6 video is now available on demand! Watch all 9 fights including Fight of the Night between Henry Mills and John Gotti plus both title fights… MMA Platinum Gloves 6: MMA on Long Island – Trailer from MMA Platinum Gloves on Vimeo.

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September 11th, 2014

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MMA Platinum Gloves 6 – September 6th

MMA Platinum Gloves 6 – September 6th

St. James, NY 7/8/14 –  On June 28th, The MMA Platinum Gloves had its best turnout, crowd wise, as 700 excited fans filled up the Sports Arena in St. James. The night featured 11 fights, including Fight of the Night between heavyweights Dan Diaz (1-0), of Staten Island, NY and Isaiah Rosado (0-1) of Brooklyn, NY. Both fighters exchanged blows throughout the action packed fight, […]

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August 8th, 2014

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MMA on Long Island Returns June 28th

MMA on Long Island Returns June 28th

St. James, NY –  June 28th will mark the 5th installment of the MMA Platinum Gloves series – MMA on Long Island. The MMA Platinum Gloves was developed to showcase local amateur MMA talent from right here on Long Island. On March 29th, The MMA Platinum Gloves held an event at the Sports Arena in St. James in front of over 600 fans. The Sports […]

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June 8th, 2014

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MMA Platinum Gloves Finals

MMA Platinum Gloves Finals

Click Here to Watch Replay The finals of the first ever MMA tournament in Long Island, New York was a huge hit as MMA Platinum Gloves put on the finale of their 3-event tourney from St Joseph’s College. This event was chalk full of exciting fights with several stoppages. In the main event, Nick Fiore (3-0) defeated Prince Uchegbu (2-1) via guillotine choke in the […]

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December 16th, 2013

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Newsday.com: Fiore takes off in amateur MMA tournament

Newsday.com: Fiore takes off in amateur MMA tournament

by Mark La Monica | Newsday.com Three times a week, Nick Fiore flies in a plane. In the cockpit. In the pilot’s seat. He’s 20 years old. He takes off from and lands at Republic Airport in Farmingdale, “so watch out when you’re driving on [Route] 110,” he said. Fiore, a junior at Farmingdale State focusing on aviation, took flight on another career path Thursday […]

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October 26th, 2013

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First Amateur MMA World Championships To Be Held in the USA

First Amateur MMA World Championships To Be Held in the USA

The IMMAF announced that the first amateur World Championships will be sanctioned by the UMMAF and held in Las Vegas, NV, USA in July 2014. The preparations are well under way, but there is a great deal to be done. Among various operational changes, we’re working with the Nevada State Commission to get the proper legal set-up for the event and get Officials trained across […]

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August 27th, 2013

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Dates and Venues Announced!

Dates and Venues Announced!

Long Island, NY – We are proud to announce that we have secured the 3 dates for season 1 of the MMA Platinum Gloves. After a few venues fell through we were able to secure the Sheraton Hotel of Smithtown for the first date and St. Joseph’s College in Patchogue for the semis and finals. Both venues are very familiar with combat sports but this will […]

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July 25th, 2013

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Registration Open

Registration is now open for the 2013 MMA Gloves Amateur Tournament. The tournament is open to all amateur MMA fighters ages 18 to 40 and will start in the fall. Register Now

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July 20th, 2013

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