Former kickboxing world champion Kit Cope is still not a fan of the ground game in MMA.
TUF season five alum Corey Hill (4-3) picked up a first round submission win over Kit Cope (4-6) on the undercard of Raging Wolf VIII in New York over the weekend. Hill is now 2-1 outside of the UFC since returning from a fractured right shin bone. Raging Wolf VIII results Salamanca, NY Nuri Shakir def. Allen Arzeno by Submission Armbar 4:06 R4 Tonya Evinger def. Adrienna Jenkins by TKO 3:16 R2 Corey Hill def. Kit Cope by Submission Triangle Choke 2:30 R1 Aljamain Sterling def. Zech Lange by Unanimous Decision Matt Bordonaro def. Antonio Smith by Submission Armbar 2:14 R2 Josh Lange def. William Quarantillo by Split Decision Chris Robinson def. Brian Knaier by Unanimous Decision Craig Ostrum def. Alan Hoelzle by Submission RNC 0:46 R1 Frank Scalzo def. Derek Lamb by Unanimous Decision Kyle Rozanski def. Kevin Ayers by TKO 2:17 R1 Jason Bauman def. John Cuillo by Submission Guillotine Choke 2:46 R3 HT: Uniting Locals Through MMA
Was Kit Cope Right about Xtreme Couture?
Xtreme Couture Head Coach, Shawn Tompkins blasts Kit Cope for his statements regarding Xtreme Couture as a "fashionable" place to train. Kit Cope insinuated in a radio interview that he is hiding a sex tape with ex-ex-ex-ex-girlfriend, Gina Carano and that Shawn Tompkins is not a good coach. Shawn Tompkins addresses these remarks.
Shawn Tompkins will not tolerate Kit Cope
Kit Cope, Carano's ex-boyfriend, makes some interesting comments about Gina Carano's training at Xtreme Couture (via cage writer)
Kit Cope (1-4 MMA) trashes Xtreme Couture. He says Carano has no shot of beating Cyborg if she continues to work at Xtreme Couture. He adds that he also has a sex tape of he and Gina Carano, his former girlfriend HT: Cagewriter.com
2008 Pancrase Neo-Blood Lightweight Champion and tournament MVP Steve Magdaleno (5-0) will replace teammate Andy Wang against Kit Cope (2-4) at this Saturday's WarGods V show in Alpine, CA. The match is one of two in the 4-man WarGods Lightweight Tournament; in the other opening round bout, TUF 8 alumnus Joe Duarte (4-1) will take on David Gardner (16-11).