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By , June 17, 2017 12:49 pm

Shane Carwin, former UFC interim heavyweight champion gave a little breakdown of his financial earnings from his 2010 title fight against Brock Lesnar thus giving the fans a peek into the earnings of a fighter.

This revelation came in the form of a Reddit post which went into details as to his earnings during the period in an attempt to respond to a rumor that was making the rounds that he made Lesnar $2 million.

“What I meant was Dana [White] can say whatever he wants about me, he paid me over $2 million dollars,” Carwin wrote.

“I would not lie about that amount because Uncle Sam got their cut and I have two ex-wives one of which was in the room when the bulk of that cash was handed over.

“If you have ever been through a divorce and hearings about child support your financial information is on the record and combed through by the courts, officers of the courts and so forth,” he added. Continue reading 'SHANE CARWIN TALKS ABOUT HIS FINANCIAL EARNINGS'»


By , March 23, 2017 8:08 am

Not all professional wrestlers that joined the sport of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) have been successful in their chosen career. Some have been successful which has spurred them on to continue competing, while others are yet to have such luck.

Two of these are Brock Lesnar and Bobby Lashley. In 2007, Lesnar began his MMA career with a victory. A year later, he opened an account with the UFC commencing a new career.

However, he saw himself in a shocking loss in his first match to Frank Mir via submission. Luckily, the defeat did not continue as he quickly recovered from the embarrassing defeat, going on to a four match winning streak which saw him defeat the likes of Heath Herring, Randy Couture, Frank Mir, and Shane Carwin before carting home the UFC Heavyweight Championship. Continue reading 'I WANTED THE LESNAR FIGHT – BOBBY LASHLEY'»


By , January 22, 2017 4:48 pm

Former UFC fighter Shane Carwin has had his good days and bad days in the UFC.

The athlete who fought just seven matches would agree that the UFC is one of the fiercest places to compete in, with him sustaining several injuries that eventually forced him into early retirement. During his short time at the UFC, the heavy-handed slugger won the UFC heavyweight in only his fifth match up with promotion. By the time he called his UFC career quit, he had already made millions.

Those gaudy figures didn’t happen by chance; they were the result of Carwin’s off-the-ring talent which made sure he was getting paid while at his job at octagon. The former heavyweight champion hopes to channel his wealth of experience to managing other athletes. Continue reading 'CARWIN LAUNCHES ATHLETE MANAGEMENT AGENCY'»

Shane Carwin To Come Back To Fight Brock

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By , August 12, 2016 9:06 am

Those who are fans of Shane Carwin will be happy to know that he has been planning to retire only after he successfully defends the belt that he holds.

He also would like to fight against Brock which indicates that a fight would soon be held between the two. Whether he fights Brock or anyone else, he would surely be getting fights organized by UFC for him. Many fans would be happy as he has been out of the ring for five years now. Known as a heavyweight boxer, he has not got into the Octagon for a while now. He is now thinking of a challenge fight that will get him freshened in the minds of fans.

There has been media coverage on how the 41 year old fighter was taking his retirement. After all, for successful fighters it is a transition that comes on in different ways. Many take on completely different courses in life while others still remain associated with the ring or the fighting associations, as ambassadors, trainers, coaches and in other roles. Shane in particular, was an unwilling one to retire but had to do so when he sustained several injuries. This happened when he fought against junior dos Santos in the year 2011. He was known to be one of the talents among the top five in his category. He was also
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Shane Carwin Might Be Planning A Comeback

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By , June 6, 2016 12:16 pm

Those who have witnessed a Shane fight his last match might be wondering when he would be making his comeback.

Indeed, he has had a formidable image in the fighting ring. Known for his heavyweight chin and as a destroyer of worlds, he is now hinting to come back scarier than ever. He had won the title in the interim heavyweight category in March 2010. However, his reign had been short lived. The loss was to Brock Lesnar in July of the same year. Since then most have been wondering what happened to him.

Shane has recently come alive on Twitter and other platforms like Facebook. He assured his fans that he is alive and well. Of forty one years of age, he has made cryptic responses to his fans’ queries as to whether he is planning a comeback. He stated that he has been busy getting in touch with his fans on different social media platforms. He was willing to answer questions about his career in his Facebook page. Continue reading 'Shane Carwin Might Be Planning A Comeback'»

UFC: Brock Lesnar vs. Shane Carwin Recap

By , April 17, 2015 5:51 am

Shane Carwin Online video Score: four / five