Road to M-1 Global MMA Event in Clarksville on Saturday

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. — Clarksville’s Jacob “The Killer” Kilburn (4-1) will face former Island Fights and Maxx FC lightweight champ Elvin Leon Brito (9-5) out of Florida in Angel Fight Promotions’ “The Road to M-1 Global” main event on Saturday, March 24 at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center. They will be part of four-man tournament that will ultimately result in the winner being able to display their talents on the international stage. … Read more

Landwehr fights for M-1 featherweight championship in April

The time has come. Clarksville, Tennessee’s Nate “The Train” Landwehr (10-2) will travel back to Russia to challenge Khamzat Dalgiev (10-1) for the M-1 Global Featherweight Championship on April 21. The two will serve as the main event for M-1 Challenge 91 at the new M-1 Arena in St. Petersburg. M-1 Challenge 91 will be … Read more

Nunes big favorite over Pennington at UFC 224

Amanda Nunes originally won the UFC women’s bantamweight title by submitting Miesha Tate at UFC 220 in July 2016. She is now riding a six-fight winning streak with her lone UFC loss being against Cat Zingano via TKO back in Sept. 2014. The 29-year-old “Lioness” has successfully defended her belt twice already, defeating Ronda Rousey … Read more

UFC 222: Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya live results

UFC 222 goes down Saturday night from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Cris Cyborg returns to put her featherweight title on the line against former Invicta FC bantamweight champ Yana Kunitskaya in the main event. Also, former lightweight champ Frankie Edgar steps in against Brian Ortega in the featherweight co-main event. Here’s how to watch … Read more

Watch Yoel Romero KO Luke Rockhold at UFC 221

How hard does UFC middleweight contender Yoel Romero hit? The 2000 Cuban Olympic silver medalist sent former champ Luke Rockhold to the canvas in the third round at UFC 221 over the weekend in Perth, Australia and likely punched his ticket to a shot at the title in the process. Here’s a knockout post showing … Read more

Donovan Salvato looking for 170-pound gold at Johnathan Ivey’s Cage Fighting Championships 3

Mixed martial arts promoter Johnathan Ivey said it was a “no brainer” having Hendersonville’s Donovan Salvato fight for the promotion’s inaugural welterweight title when his organization returns to the Mid-TN Expo Center in Murfreesboro on Feb. 10. Salvato picked up an impressive debut victory at the last Johnathan Ivey’s Cage Fighting Championships event and this … Read more

Steve Stover: ‘I want to be a legend like Johnathan Ivey’

Huntingdon, Tenn. veteran of the cage Steve Stover is returning to action for a welterweight championship showdown against fast-rising talent Donovan Salvato at Johnathan Ivey’s Cage Fighting Championships 3 taking place Feb. 10 at the Mid-TN Expo in Murfreesboro. Pro MMA Now caught up with Steve before the fight to get his thoughts on the … Read more

Dana White comments on brain trauma, says he has spots all over his brain

UFC president Dana White had some interesting comments regarding brain trauma in a new interview with AP sports writer Dan Gelston on White was an amateur boxer back in the day, but according to the article, seeing the long-term effects the brutal sport had upon some individuals made him rethink what he was doing. … Read more

Watch Johnathan Ivey’s CFC 3 ‘Road to the Gold – Middleweights’ featuring Kyle Lee vs. Caleb Ragsdale

Johnathan Ivey’s Cage Fighting Championships 3 takes place Feb. 10 at the Mid-TN Expo in Murfreesboro, Tenn. The event features Nashville’s Kyle Lee defending his middleweight title against Clarksville’s Caleb Ragsdale in the main event. Pro MMA Now has already spoken to Kyle and Caleb about the matchup, now go behind-the-scenes and into their training … Read more

UFC 220 video highlights: Daniel Cormier vs. Volkan Oezdemir

Daniel Cormier retained his light heavyweight title with a second round TKO over top contender Volkan Oezdemir at UFC 220 Saturday night in Boston. There are levels to this game and Cormier proved he was on a different plane. The former Olympic wrestler put Volkan on his back, secured a crucifix position and finished him off with punches at the 2-minute mark of the second frame.

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