With the decline of Japanese MMA and the purchase of Strikeforce by Zuffa, Grassfights MMA may be primed to make a run at Bellator as the number two or three promotion in the world right now. If you haven’t heard about Grassfights, you aren’t alone. This burgeoning promotion has only recently come on the scene. With it’s low production costs due to its single camera set up and the natural lighting of the sun (genius), Grassfights MMA just might have the low overhead to compete in this harsh economic climate. Think about the marketing campaigns: “MMA on grass’ or some allegory to feeling the grass beneath your feet, the T-shirts would sell themselves. Get acquainted to Grassfights MMA with this swanky highlight film of their first season.
They are currently at work on their third season which was delayed due to a tornado touching down in the grass they were about to fight in. For real.