17.02.2012 [Bleacher Report] - He once fought Bas Rutten for an opportunity to compete for the UFC title but fell victim to brutal stand up technique from Rutten and brutal standups from referee JohnMcCarthy. Despite this lack of gold, Kohsaka was a respected competitor for more
In the final clip in this FIGHT! Life series, "Big" JohnMcCarthy -- the most experienced and popular referee in the history of the UFC -- sounds off on what's wrong with how MMA... - 09.20.2010, YouTube
08.02.2012 [Sherdog.com] - The competitive bout ended in controversy, as Semerzier was floored by an accidental head-butt which went unnoticed by referee JohnMcCarthy. Peralta finished his stunned opponent with ground-and-pound, earning a technical knockout victory.
29.01.2012 [Sherdog.com] - Referee “Big” JohnMcCarthy called a halt to the bout in between rounds two and three, when it became clear to the ringside physician that Lentz could no longer see out of his eye. “The first round I felt like I was a little flat [and] came out slow,”
13.01.2014 - Legendary UFC ref Big JohnMcCarthy took to Twitter to celebrate the departure of NSAC executive director Keith Kizer […] Attorney Generals office instead. Famed referee "Big" JohnMcCarthy hasnt refereed an MMA event in Nevada since 2007, and his […] McCarthy (@JohnMcCarthyMMA) January 11, 2014 If youre not hip and up to date on the chatspeak lingo, I suggest a
13.12.2010 by Jason The UFC could also induct influential personalities. They inducted “Charles “Mark” Lewis. They could induct someone like Joe Rogan, Mike Goldberg or referee “Big” JohnMcCarthy. Filed under: Uncategorized. « The State of Japanese MMA ...
01.12.2010 by Mina Dimitrova (Contributor) man Big JohnMcCarthy. He has been around since the early days of the UFC when, with much less rules in MMA, much more responsibility lay on the referee to keep the fighters safe. JohnMcCarthy has proven over the years that he is a ...