Dana White: ‘I used to beat the living sh*t out of Tito Ortiz’

UFC President Dana White’s new show on Discovery debuts tonight. “The Fighters” features gym owner and former fighter Peter Welch as he enlists Boston’’s top boxing trainers in an effort to revive boxing in Boston. The man who helped build the UFC (and by default, MMA) into the highly-popular sport it is today, is hoping to pump new life blood into another sport dear to his heart.

In a recent talk with media members about “The Fighters” and his own boxing roots, White expounded on the time when he and former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz were going to have a little boxing match of their own.

Ronda Rousey: ‘I would love to fight Holly Holm’

Ronda Rousey is focused on her upcoming rematch against Miesha Tate scheduled to take place on Dec. 28 in the UFC 168 co-main event. However, when posed with the question of whether or not she would like to one day fight former pro boxing champion and undefeated MMA rising star Holly Holm (6-0), Rousey didn’t miss a beat.

European boxing champ Rafal Jackiewicz signs multi-fight MMA deal with KSW

Thirty-six-year-old professional boxer Rafał Jackiewicz has signed a multi-fight contract with KSW Federation to compete in mixed martial arts. Born in Mińsk Mazowiecki, Jackiewicz originally began his fight career as a kickboxer but later switched to professional boxing. Beginning with his first fight in February 2001, Jackiewicz amassed a record of 42-11-2 in the welterweight division. In 2010 Jackiewicz contended for the IBF world title and is one of the few Poles to hold the EBU European championship.

Mayweather vs. Canelo LIVE results and play-by-play

Floyd Mayweather (44-0) and Saul “El Canelo” Alvarez (42-0-1) put their undefeated records on the line this evening at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas in a 152-pound catchweight bout for Canelo’s WBC and Ring Light Middleweight Titles. The WBA Super Light Middleweight Title is also on the line. Someone’s “0” has got to go and ProMMAnow.com will bring you the round-by-round, blow-by-blow commentary on all the action. Stick with us for what is sure to be one of THE biggest boxing matches of 2013.

Mayweather vs. Canelo weigh-ins *VIDEO*

Now this is a weigh-in. Fans began lining up at midnight Thursday to get in to watch Friday’s weigh-ins for Floyd Mayweather and Canelo Alvarez. The MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas was packed full of over 12,000 fans, not yet even for the fight — just for the weigh-ins. If it was this electric for the weigh-ins, just imagine what the fight is going to be like.

All Access: Mayweather vs. Canelo – episodes 1 – 4 *VIDEO*

Tonight’s the big night. But before the fight, get caught up on Showtime’s All Access show as Floyd Mayweather (44-0) and Saul Alvarez (42-0-1) aka “El Canelo” prepare to duke it out for Canelo’s WBC and Ring Light Middleweight Titles. Then join us tonight here on ProMMAnow.com as we provide LIVE round by round play by play updates on all the action.

Rampage says Roy Jones Jr. fight could still happen *VIDEO*

A lot of people felt as though they had been “punked” when it was announced that Quinton “Rampage” Jackson would be fighting Tito Ortiz inside the Bellator cage instead of Roy Jones Jr. However, Rampage says his original intentions were to fight Jones until Tito signed with Bellator and he thinks that fight could still happen.

Pandemonium Fights presents special two-day MMA/boxing extravaganza July 26-27 on ProMMAnow.com

Live from the Finish Line Grill in Pomona, Calif., Pandemonium Fights presents a special two-day MMA/boxing extravaganza beginning with Pandemonium 9 on Friday, July 26 and Pandemonium 9.5 on Saturday, July 27.

Roy Jones Jr. still wants to box fallen UFC champ Anderson Silva *VIDEO*

Following Anderson Silva’s knockout loss to Chris Weidman at UFC 162, Roy Jones Jr. shared his thoughts on the fight saying he felt Silva after having been champion so long just wasn’t focused and was thinking more about a boxing match with him.