Fight Night Combat News http://www.fightnightcombat.com/ News about Fight Night Combat. en-us Copyright 2015-2016 Luke Burrage Mon, 20 Nov 2017 https://validator.w3.org/feed/docs/rss2.html FightNightCombat.com News RSS News luke@juggler.net luke@juggler.net 40 Featured video - The third place match and final at Durham 2017 Fight Night Combat http://fightnightcombat.com/news-20171027-Featured-video-_-The-third-place-match-and-final-at-Durham-2017-Fight-Night-Combat <p>The two most entertaining matches in the <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/tournament-Durham-2017.html" target="new">Durham 2017 Fight Night Combat tournament</a> came late on, with <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-289.html" target="new">Callum Lawrie</a> and <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-87.html" target="new">Will Borrell</a> in the third place match, then with <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-2.html" target="new">Luke Burrage</a> and <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-24.html" target="new">Jon Peat</a> in the final.</p> <p>Check out the video here:</p> <!--https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i0zMtUN5G8I--> <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/i0zMtUN5G8I" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> <p>Jon's results means he climbs two places to 8th in the <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/race-rankings-20171023.html" target="new">2017 Race Rankings</a>, while Luke remains in 5th place.</p> <p>All the results and details from Durham can be found here: <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/tournament-Durham-2017.html" target="new">http://fightnightcombat.com/tournament-Durham-2017.html</a></p> <br> <br> Link to this news post - <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/news-20171027-Featured-video-_-The-third-place-match-and-final-at-Durham-2017-Fight-Night-Combat">Featured video - The third place match and final at Durham 2017 Fight Night Combat</a> <br> <br> Fri, 27 Oct 2017 /home/polab/fightnightcombat.com/public/news-posts/20171027_Featured video - The third place match and final at Durham 2017 Fight Night Combat_Durham.txt Luke vs Alex in the Halle 2017 Fight Night Final http://fightnightcombat.com/news-20171017-Luke-vs-Alex-in-the-Halle-2017-Fight-Night-Final <p>The rivalry between <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-2.html" target="new">Luke Burrage</a> and <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-3.html" target="new">Alexander Müller</a> continued in the final of the <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/tournament-Halle-2017.html" target="new">Halle 2017 Fight Night</a>. This is the third time they've battled this year, with Alex taking the previous two matches. Check out the video to see who came out on top this time:</p> <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/YxxKTZEgGgQ" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> <!--https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YxxKTZEgGgQ--> <p> This result moves Alex up to 12th place in both the <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/points-and-rankings-20171016.html" target="new">52 Week Current Rankings</a> and the <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/race-rankings-20171016.html" target="new">2017 Race Rankings</a>. <p>14 jugglers took part in Halle, including the defending champion <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-239.html" target="new">Enrico Lohmann</a>. Enrico only managed fourth this year though, as he was beaten in the third place match 5-4 by <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-14.html" target="new">Alex Leymann</a>.</p> <p>See all the results and details here: <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/tournament-Halle-2017.html" target="new">http://fightnightcombat.com/tournament-Halle-2017.html</a></p> <br> <br> Link to this news post - <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/news-20171017-Luke-vs-Alex-in-the-Halle-2017-Fight-Night-Final">Luke vs Alex in the Halle 2017 Fight Night Final</a> <br> <br> Tue, 17 Oct 2017 /home/polab/fightnightcombat.com/public/news-posts/20171017_Luke vs Alex in the Halle 2017 Fight Night Final_Halle-2017.txt Jon Peat and Brook Roberts continue their rivalry in the Cambridge 2017 Fight Night Final http://fightnightcombat.com/news-20171013-Jon-Peat-and-Brook-Roberts-continue-their-rivalry-in-the-Cambridge-2017-Fight-Night-Final <p><a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-24.html" target="new">Jon Peat</a> and <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-17.html" target="new">Brook Roberts</a> have faced off <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/headtohead-24-17.html" target="new">seven times previously, including in five finals</a>, and battled again on Saturday in the final of the <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/tournament-Cambridge-2017.html" target="new">Camvention 2017 Fight Night</a>. Check out the video to see if Jon defended his title from last year or if Brook got his revenge:</p> <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/YltPm3upmec" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> <!-- https://youtu.be/YltPm3upmec --> <p>19 jugglers took part in qualifications, with eight in the knockout and the final played on stage as part of the Camvention Gala Show. This was the last National 500 tournament of the 2017, which will be a big boost to the chances of Brook, Jon and <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-503.html" target="new">Cameron Ford</a>, the top ranked players from the UK this year, of qualifying for the <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/european-masters-qualification-overview.html" target="new">European Masters 2017 end-of-year finals</a>.</p> <p>Thanks to <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-207.html" target="new">Ieuan Evans</a> for organising the tournament and <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-289.html" target="new">Callum Lawrie</a> for the video footage. See all the results and details here: <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/tournament-Cambridge-2017.html" target="new">http://fightnightcombat.com/tournament-Cambridge-2017.html</a></p> <br> <br> Link to this news post - <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/news-20171013-Jon-Peat-and-Brook-Roberts-continue-their-rivalry-in-the-Cambridge-2017-Fight-Night-Final">Jon Peat and Brook Roberts continue their rivalry in the Cambridge 2017 Fight Night Final</a> <br> <br> Fri, 13 Oct 2017 /home/polab/fightnightcombat.com/public/news-posts/20171013_Jon Peat and Brook Roberts continue their rivalry in the Cambridge 2017 Fight Night Final_Cambridge-2017.txt Fight Nights in Melbourne, Australia and Antalya, Turkey http://fightnightcombat.com/news-20171006-Fight-Nights-in-Melbourne,-Australia-and-Antalya,-Turkey <p>Most Fight Night Combat tournaments take place in Europe, but in the last few weeks Australia and Turkey have seen some action.</p> <img src="http://fightnightcombat.com/tournament-images/J-Fest-2017.jpg"> <!--http://fightnightcombat.com/tournament-J-Fest-2017.html--> <p><a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/tournament-J-Fest-2017.html" target="new">J-Fest</a> in Turkey hosted a National 500 level tournament. 17 jugglers took part in the qualifications, with the top 12 making the knockout.</p> <p>The best result for a Turkish juggler was fourth place for <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-977.html" target="new">Mahir Akgündoğdu</a>. He lost to <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-71.html" target="new">Tobias Horstmann</a> in the third place match by just one point.</p> <p>The final match featured two jugglers from outside of Turkey: <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-41.html" target="new">Bar Mualem</a> from Israel and <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-9.html" target="new">Matty Schneider</a> from Germany. Matty won the final, his second National level tournament win of the year so far, after also winning at the British Juggling Convention. Matty's extra rankings points puts him back into second place in the <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/race-rankings-20171002.html" target="new">2017 Race Rankings</a> and up to fourth in the <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/points-and-rankings-20171002.html" target="new">52 Week Current Rankings</a>.</p> <p>Check out some of the matches via the live stream on Facebook:</p> <iframe src="https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fdeniz.soyarslan%2Fvideos%2F10155066167880669%2F&show_text=0&width=560" width="560" height="315" style="border:none;overflow:hidden" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" allowTransparency="true" allowFullScreen="true"></iframe> <!-- https://www.facebook.com/deniz.soyarslan/videos/10155066167880669/ --> <p>Down in Australia, the <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/tournament-Melbourne-2017.html" target="new">Melbourne Juggling Convention</a> hosted a Fight Night for the first time since 2014. It was also <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-576.html" target="new">Degge Jarvie</a>'s first tournament, and he went on to win it, beating <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-200.html" target="new">Adrian Goldwaser</a> in the final, earning himself 250 rankings points. Thanks to Patrick Adderley for organising the tournament.</p> <img src="http://fightnightcombat.com/tournament-images/Melbourne-2017.jpg"> <p>The last National 500 level event of the 2017 season will take place this weekend in the UK at Camvention, and will probably determine how many British players will get an invite to the <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/european-masters-qualification-overview.html" target="new">2017 European Masters</a> end-of-year tournament in December. Will <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-24.html" target="new">Jon Peat</a> win for a second year in a row or can Cambridge home town favourites <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-503.html" target="new">Cameron Ford</a> or <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-17.html" target="new">Brook Roberts</a> stop him?</p> <p>Check out all the whole 2017 calendar here: <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/tournament-calendar-2017.html" target="new">http://fightnightcombat.com/tournament-calendar-2017.html</a></p> <br> <br> Link to this news post - <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/news-20171006-Fight-Nights-in-Melbourne,-Australia-and-Antalya,-Turkey">Fight Nights in Melbourne, Australia and Antalya, Turkey</a> <br> <br> Fri, 06 Oct 2017 /home/polab/fightnightcombat.com/public/news-posts/20171006_Fight Nights in Melbourne, Australia and Antalya, Turkey_J-Fest-2017_Melbourne-2017.txt Leo Ostenrath and Julius Preu in the Karlsruhe 2017 Fight Night Final http://fightnightcombat.com/news-20170913-Leo-Ostenrath-and-Julius-Preu-in-the-Karlsruhe-2017-Fight-Night-Final <img src="http://fightnightcombat.com/tournament-images/Karlsruhe-2017.jpg"> <p>To get you into the mood for the last Major 750 tournament of 2017 in Berlin on Friday, here's a quick video of the final of the <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/tournament-Karlsruhe-2017.html" target="new">Karlsruhe 2017 Fight Night</a> that took place last weekend. With 18 participants, including five of the current top 10 in the <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/points-and-rankings-20170911.html" target="new">52 week rankings</a>, Karlsruhe was one of the <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/2017-tournament-participation-levels.html" target="new">biggest tournaments of the year so far</a>, and worth 500 rankings points.</p> <!--https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VRhhO2ocF-w--> <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/VRhhO2ocF-w" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> <p>The final featured <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-131.html" target="new">Leo Ostenrath</a> and <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-166.html" target="new">Julius Preu</a>, and with their results they both move up in the <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/race-rankings-20170911.html" target="new">2017 Race rankings</a>. Leo is now at second place in the <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/european-masters-qualification-overview.html" target="new">Race to Berlin</a>, and Julius up to fourth.</p> <p>Thanks to <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/player-60.html" target="new">Philip Nicolai</a> for organising and hosting the tournament in Karlsruhe. See all the results and details here: <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/tournament-Karlsruhe-2017.html" target="new">http://fightnightcombat.com/tournament-Karlsruhe-2017.html</a></p> <br> <br> Link to this news post - <a href="http://fightnightcombat.com/news-20170913-Leo-Ostenrath-and-Julius-Preu-in-the-Karlsruhe-2017-Fight-Night-Final">Leo Ostenrath and Julius Preu in the Karlsruhe 2017 Fight Night Final</a> <br> <br> Wed, 13 Sep 2017 /home/polab/fightnightcombat.com/public/news-posts/20170913_Leo Ostenrath and Julius Preu in the Karlsruhe 2017 Fight Night Final_Karlsruhe-2017_.txt