GFC boxer Gabriel “The Ghost” Tolmajyan (12-2, 3KO’s) dominated young undefeated prospect Jorge Maysonet Jr. (11-0, 10KO’s) in co-main event of ESPN Friday Fight Night at Chumash Casino Resort and Spa. Tolmajyan scored a knockdown at the end of the first round, after Maysonet’s aggressive brawling start. From the beginning of the second till the [...]
TUF 17 fighter Uriah Hall training at Glendale Fighting Club with Edmond Tarverdyan for his upcoming fight against Kelvin Gastelum.
On Saturday, February 23rd UFC Bantamweight Champion Ronda “Rowdy” Rousey defended her title against Liz Carmouche in the 1st round via armbar submission and became first UFC female champion. On Sunday GFC Karate and Judo students competed at “Compete Karate” and “Hayastan Grappling Challenge”. All students showed good skills and placed high in their divisions.
On February 22, Gary Shaw Productions will present a ShoBox doubleheader featuring promising super featherweight Art Hovhannisyan (15-0-2, 8 KOs) against Alejandro Perez (16-3-1, 11 KOs) in a 10-rounder at Morongo Casino Resort in Cabazon, Calif. The Armenian-born Hovhannisyan, who moved to the United States in 2007, has been in the ring with tough competition [...]
After 12 months of outstanding action in the world of MMA, the fifth annual Fighters Only World Mixed Martial Arts Awards was held on Friday, January 11, 2013 at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. GFC MMA fighter Ronda Rousey was named as Best Female Fighter of the Year ! Ronda’s next fight [...]
Chaos At The Casino 2 at the Hollywood Park Casino on December 22, 2012 was another amazing show that had a mix a FANTASTIC action in all of the combat sports of Muay Thai, Boxing and MMA. All three GFC fighters were successful and won their fights: 1st fight. Sevak ohanjanyan knocks out Eddie Martinez [...]
Lights Out Promotions Presents another exciting show on December 22nd at Hollywood Park Casino. GFC Head Coach Edmond “The Diamond” Tarverdyan, Karate coach Sevak Ohanjanian and professional boxer Gabriel Tolmajyan will be back in acton. Edmond is going to fight his second MMA fight, after a successful KO in May. There are eleven [...]
On Sunday, September 23rd GFC coach Sensei Edmond and Senpai Sevak give young Karate students test. All of the kids showed good results and passed and changed their test successfully. GFC students always show their best and work hard.
Edmond Taverdyan talks about Ronda Rousey and other his fighters. Listen to his interview with Mauro Ranallo. (Edmond’s interview starts at 50:00)
On Saturday August 18, 2012 GFC Judo students competed at 2012 Golden State Open Judo Tournament in Anaheim, CA. GFC Students showed good results by getting two 1st places (Patrick Bagumyan and Hrach Mutafyan), two 2nd places (Derik Hagopian and Tony Harutunyan). Also Anthony Vartanian got 3rd place.