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wikipedia - 13 Nov 2016 John Michael McCarthy (born October 12, 1962) is an American mi...
John Michael McCarthy (born October 12, 1962) is an American mixed martial arts referee, perhaps best known for his officiating of numerous bouts promoted by the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) dating back to UFC 2. Known to fans as " Big" John McCarthy, he took a brief sabbatical from officiating toward the end of 2007 to pursue a career in television commentary for The Fight Network and also provided commentary for Affliction, before returning to his role as a referee in 2008. McC
Sportsnet.ca - 21 Feb 2019 Georges St-Pierre’s 5 most memorable moments
From dethroning UFC welterweight champion Matt Hughes to packing the Rogers Centre, Canadian Georges St-Pierre has been long front and centre in the ...
Figure Four Online - 17 Feb 2019 Bellator 216 live results: MVP vs. Daley, Cro Cop vs. Nelson
(Image courtesy of Bellator MMA). Welcome to our live coverage of Bellator 216. It's night two of back-to-back shows for Bellator MMA from the Mohegan Sun ...
LowKick MMA - 26 Jan 2019 Highlights: Jake Hager Scores Submission Win In Bellator Debut
Former professional wrestler turned combat sports fighter Jake Hager a.k.a Jack Swagger made quick work in his debut at Bellator 214.
ESPN - 24 Aug 2018 What does it take to be an MMA referee?
How do you become a certified MMA referee or judge? ESPN's Arash Markazi spent three days with "Big" John McCarthy and others to find out.
The Official Website of the Ultimate Fighting Championship - 23 Jan 2019 Flashback: Murilo Bustamante | UFC
The timing is perfect. With the UFC returning to Brazil next weekend and the promotion's new world championship belt containing flags of the nations that have ...
MMA Mania - 19 May 2018 John McCarthy says Lorenzo Fertitta was ‘the greatest thing UFC had’
Former referee and current Bellator commentator "Big" John McCarthy recently discussed the current state of UFC and how the MMA promotion may be hurting ...
ESPN - 09 Jan 2018 MMA referee John McCarthy leaves cage for Bellator broadcast booth
John McCarthy, one of the most experienced referees in mixed martial arts history, is moving to the broadcast booth. Bellator MMA officials announced Tuesday ...
SportsJOE.ie - 14 May 2018 'Big' John McCarthy explains how one of the most controversial rules in MMA came to be
Famed MMA referee Big John McCarthy has cleared up the confusion surrounding the origin of the 12-6 elbow rule in mixed martial arts.
MMA Fighting - 04 Feb 2018 Click Debate: John McCarthy no longer reffing ‘big blow’ to regulators
John McCarthy essentially invented the role of mixed martial arts referee. He has been the third man in the cage since before “MMA” was even coined as a term.
ESPN - 14 Jan 2019 Ranking the 25 most influential people in UFC history
The UFC was created 25 years ago today. Our panel of ESPN MMA contributors rank the most important individuals in the promotion's history.
Las Vegas Review-Journal - 23 Mar 2017 MMA referee John McCarthy talks taking points and new rules — VIDEO
MMA referee “Big” John McCarthy helped to shape the Unified Rules of Mixed Martial Arts back in 2001. On Jan. 1, 2017, some of those rules were amended.
BJPenn.com - 07 Jun 2018 VIDEO | ‘Big’ John McCarthy puts blame on commentators for rule and judging controversies
What is one of the most frustrating things about sports? If you asked that to a room full of people, the common answer would be related to rule controversy.
MMA Mania - 02 May 2018 ‘Not cocky’ Mario Yamasaki out to prove himself to UFC by attending John McCarthy’s referee seminar
Mario Yamasaki will look to prove himself to UFC and athletic commissions by attending one of John McCarthy's seminars after he was on the receiving end of ...
LowKick MMA - 12 Mar 2018 10 Unforgettable Stories From MMA Referee 'Big' John McCarthy
Check out 'Big' John McCarthy's most amazing stories from his time spent as MMA's most well-known referee.
Johnson City Press (subscription) - 12 Nov 2018 Local Mixed Martial Arts fighters have challenges ahead
Hampton's Adam Townsend will be traveling halfway around the world for his next Mixed Martial Arts fight, while Johnson City's Dustin Long will be headed to an ...
Sporting News - 31 Jul 2017 Daniel Cormier posts apology to UFC referee
Daniel Cormier was seen confronting referee John McCarthy just moments after his UFC 214 loss to Jon Jones on Saturday. McCarthy called the fight in the third ...
SB Nation - 20 Jan 2017 'Big' John McCarthy assigned to referee Tito Ortiz's final MMA fight
Legendary mixed martial arts referee "Big" John McCarthy officiated Tito Ortiz's second professional fight almost twenty years ago, and on Saturday night, he'll ...
SportsJOE.ie - 14 Oct 2018 Irish MMA fighters sound off on Joe Brolly for 'bloody freakshow' criticism
Irish MMA fighters have fired back at Sunday Independent columnist Joe Brolly for his criticism of mixed martial arts after UFC 229.
MMA Insight - 17 May 2018 Joe Rogan MMA Show Episode 26 With Big John McCarthy
the 26th episode of Joe Rogan's MMA Show podcast featured legendary referee turned Bellator color commentator 'Big' John McCarthy and you can watch their ...