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  • Rick Glenn: A Fighter on the Verge

    Rick Glenn has had the type of career thus far that many dream of, but few can achieve. With only one loss in the past six years, Glenn enters VFC 51 with one thing on his mind: keep winning.

    READ MORE | June 21, 2016
  • Rakim Cleveland: All I Have to Do Is Shine

    Rakim The Boogeyman Cleveland is tired of all the talk there has been in the lead up to his middleweight championship fight at VFC 51. He's ready to step on the mat and lay it all on the line for his chance to be the new VFC Middleweight champ.

    READ MORE | June 17, 2016
  • Shawn West: It’s a Blessing for Me to Be Where I’m At

    One half of our main event - Shawn West - may describe himself as a "late bloomer", but finding the sport of MMA later in life than most fighters hasn't slowed him down one bit. Next up for him is a chance to grab his sixth professional title at VFC 51.

    READ MORE | June 16, 2016
  • Anthony Baccam: Get Ready to See a Beat Down

    Anthony Baccam has made his way from second place state finishes in high school wrestling to the professional ranks of MMA, but his journey continues. Next up at VFC 51 in Des Moines, in front of a hometown crowd, his plans include walking out of the square with his hands raised.

    READ MORE | June 15, 2016
  • Stoney Stuart: You’re Fighting a Grown Man

    Stoney Stuart (4-0) may be making his Victory FC debut June 24th at VFC 51, but he's not afraid of the fight. When he steps into the square inside Buccaneer Arena, his words of advice for his opponent are simple: Be ready.

    READ MORE | June 09, 2016
  • Victory FC Announces Full Lineup of Bouts for VFC 51

    Victory Fighting Championship owner and president Ryan Stoddard revealed the full lineup of fights for VFC 51 Friday, June 24 live from the Buccaneer Arena in Des Moines, IA, and on UFC FIGHT PASS®.

    READ MORE | June 07, 2016
  • Chance Cretsinger: I’m Going to Finish This Fight

    Ankeny, IA, native Chance "The Milkman" Cretsinger's has seen it all through his amateur career. He's seen the highs of winning three amateur titles and the lows of losing to decisions. On June 24th in Des Moines at VFC 51, he has no intention of letting the judges cards come into play.

    READ MORE | June 07, 2016
  • Mike Rhodes: I’m a Trained Savage

    June 24th, at VFC51 in Des Moines, Iowa, will be a VFC debut for Mike Rhodes, but will be the second time he has fought for a title in Des Moines, as he was the RFA Welterweight inaugural titleholder before he entered the UFC. At that fight, "Biggie" took Des Moines by storm by bringing literally busloads of people with him to watch him lift the belt.

    READ MORE | June 02, 2016
  • VFC 51 Announced June 24th Bucs Arena Des Moines, IA

    On June 24th, 2016, Victory Fighting Championship is heading back to Des Moines, IA, and will be taking over the Bucs Arena for VFC 51. Bantamweight Main Event between Shawn West vs. Rob Emerson and Championship Middleweight Co-Main Event between Mike "Biggie" Rhodes vs. Rakim "The Boogeyman" Cleveland!

    READ MORE | May 19, 2016
  • Yuri Villefort: I’m Ready to Pull Myself Up Again

    Yuri Villefort isn't like most fighters. In his own words, his career in martial arts "started before" he was even born. Now, as his career is beginning to hit a high point, Yuri takes a two fight win streak into #VFC50 where his confidence is running high. His fight is one you surly won't want to miss.

    READ MORE | May 17, 2016
  • Zak Bucia: It’ll Be Just Us Figuring It out in the Cage

    Zak Bucia has spent a majority of his life learning how to fight. It's a family thing. The years of Kung Fu, Jiu Jitsu, Muay Thai, and MMA training have prepared him for his upcoming fight at VFC 50. But even after all the training he knows that against his next opponent, Jake Lindsey, having trained against each other before will force each of them to "just figure it out" once they step into the square.

    READ MORE | May 13, 2016
  • VFC 50 Announces Full Fight Card for Historic VFC 50

    Victory announces full card for historic VFC 50 show Saturday, May 21 live from the Kansas Expocentre and on UFC Fight Pass®

    READ MORE | May 12, 2016