UFC Fight Night 21 results and play-by-play

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – “UFC Fight Night 21: Florian vs. Gomi” takes place tonight at Bojangles Coliseum in Charlotte, N.C. Headlining the event is a lightweight bout featuring one of the division’s top contenders, Kenny Florian, going up against Japanese legend Takanori Gomi, who is making his UFC debut. In the co-main event, “The Ultimate Fighter … Read more

ProMMAnow.com UFC Fight Night 21 staff picks

The ProMMAnow.com staff has come together once again (and cutting it close) to give you our oh so professional predictions. This time we’re looking at “UFC Fight Night 21: Florian vs. Gomi“, taking place tonight at the Bojangles Coliseum in Charlotte, N.C. The festivities begin at 8:00pm ET on Spike TV. Immediately following tonight’s live … Read more

Former UFC fighter War Machine busted for assault with deadly weapon

SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Everyone’s favorite “The Ultimate Fighter” alum, War Machine, formerly known as Jon Koppenhaver, was busted outside a San Diego bar called “Thruster’s Lounge” Tuesday evening around 11:00pm  for allegedly assaulting a victim with a deadly weapon according to TMZ.com. Police told the celebrity news and gossip website that War Machine and … Read more

Antonio “Mandingo” McKee: the “El Negro” effect hits the MFC

Something’s going on at the Maximum Fighting Championship that’s making our competitors nervous. Maybe you caught a glimpse at MFC 20: Destined for Greatness or MFC 22: Payoff. Derrick Noble and Carlo Prater sure did. That something is Antonio “Mandingo” McKee, a ferocious fighter who’s been mowing through the ranks for over 10 years and … Read more

“UFC Fight Night 21” spotlight: Mario Miranda – ProMMAnow.com exclusive interview

“UFC Fight Night 21: Florian vs. Gomi” takes place Wednesday, March 31, at the Bojangles Coliseum in Charlotte, N.C. Making his UFC debut on the card is 30-year-old middleweight Mario Miranda. Miranda is coming into the big leagues with a ton of momentum. He is undefeated, carries a pro MMA record of 9-0, and has … Read more

Bellator Middleweight Champion Hector Lombard to face former WEC Champion Paulo Filho in May 13 “Super Fight”

CHICAGO, Ill. (March 30, 2010) — Bellator Fighting Championships announced today that its reigning middleweight champion, Hector Lombard, will fight a non-title “Super Fight” against former WEC Champion Paulo Filho at Bellator 18. The fight will take place on Thursday, May 13th and will be televised live on FOX Sports Net and on highlight shows … Read more

Jesse Taylor to fight Thales Leites in main event at MFC 25

Jesse Taylor signs contract to meet Brazilian standout at MFC 25 Fresh off signing a two-fight deal with the Maximum Fighting Championship, Jesse “JT Money” Taylor has garnered a spot in the main event for MFC 25: Vindication. Taylor (14-5) will meet Thales Leites (16-3) in the headliner bout of the MFC’s upcoming show on … Read more

UFC Fight Night 21 weigh-in results

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The “UFC Fight Night 21: Florian vs. Gomi“ fighters stepped on the scales today at the Bojangles Coliseum in Charlotte, N.C., and ProMMAnow.com is happy to report all 22 competitors successfully made weight. A live stream of the weigh-ins was broadcast, and is now available for viewing in our UFC Room. UFC … Read more

Trouble in Abu Dhabi

According to an MSNBC report, Sheikh Ahmed bin Zayed al-Nahayan, 41, has died in a glider crash in Morocco. He was the younger brother of the ruler of Abu Dhabi, who is also president of the United Arab Emirates. Sheikh Ahmed was the managing director of Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA), one of the world’s largest … Read more

Kim Couture finds punching bag in Mexico *VIDEO*

Kim “Sugar Free” Couture, ex-wife of former UFC heavyweight and light heavyweight champion and UFC Hall-of Famer Randy Couture, apparently “fought” a woman by the name of Rosa Vizcarra last week at “Xtreme Fighters Mexico.” Couture and her entourage, which included Kevin Randleman, walked to the octagon (not “The Octagon,” but yes, it was an … Read more