Conor McGregor Is The ‘Floyd Mayweather’ Of MMA

I was of the opinion that it was and is a mistake when the UFC started making “superfights” such as champion vs. champion or allowing a division champion to move up in weight and fight in other weight classes. Why? Because it devalues the belt and the pseudo-ranking system that they have.  What happens is … Read more

Rousey to McGregor: Why fans turn on heroes

Tito Ortiz was the man back in the day. His entrance at UFC 40 was pretty much the first big time production for a UFC athlete up to that point and it was the big fight feel, chill inducing moment that defined an MMA generation. He stepped in to the cage a hero as the … Read more

Post Olympic Stress Disorder: The Real Game After The Olympic Games Are Over

After the Olympic Games, things can get pretty rough.

I’ve seen athletes battle with bouts of depression, alcoholism, eating disorders and a myriad of issue which can all be directly or strongly correlated to the major emotional let down that occurs after the Olympic Games.

Fights to make after UFC 202: Main Card

After sweet revenge was achieved, a 13 second KO was presented by a mammoth, and a certain Cowboy demonstrated yet again his ruthless skill set, let’s take a closer look at what’s next for the winners of the UFC 202 main card. Conor McGregor should fight: Jose Aldo After watching the rematch, I think everyone can … Read more

UFC 202: Diaz vs. McGregor 2 live results and round-by-round updates

Join us here at ProMMAnow.com for live coverage of UFC 202: Diaz vs. McGregor 2 taking place this evening from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Conor McGregor rematches Nate Diaz at 170-pounds in the main event, while top light heavyweights Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and Glover Teixeira duke it out in the co-headliner. Here’s how you … Read more

Watch UFC 202 PPV live stream online

Conor McGregor will rematch Nate Diaz at 170-pounds in Saturday’s UFC 202 main event from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Top light heavyweights Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and Glover Teixeira will clash in the co-headliner, and a welterweight showdown between hard-hitting Rick Story and the well-rounded Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone is also on the bill. You can … Read more

The Good Son: AJ McKee eyeing Bellator title

If you haven’t heard the news yet, AJ McKee‘s original opponent for his return to the cage on Aug. 26 at Bellator 160 — Henry Corrales — has been forced to withdraw due to injury. Taking his place will be Cody “The Crow” Walker (8-4), who’s been competing under the Legacy FC banner. We caught … Read more

Five Questions With CES MMA 38’s Calvin Kattar

Pro MMA Now caught up with Calvin “The Boston Finisher” Kattar as he tries to improve to 16-2, and win his seventh straight fight as he takes on Chris Foster at CES MMA 38 on September 23 in Lincoln, R.I., live on AXS TV Fights. How was your recent Bahamas vacation? The vacation was good, man. … Read more

Overeem slams Fedor, says not the greatest of all time

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UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem spoke with Sirius XM’s Luke Thomas and Fedor Emelianenko’s name came up. Overeem said what a lot of people have been quietly, or loudly depending on which forum you visited. Ever since PrideFC disappeared after the UFC purchased it fans waited with anticipation for Fedor to enter The Octagon, but he didn’t … Read more

Five Questions with CES MMA 38’s Sean Soriano

Before Sean Soriano returns to action at CES MMA 38 versus fellow UFC vet Levan Makashvili on September 23 in Lincoln, R.I., live on AXS TV Fights, the Blackzilians fighter caught up with Pro MMA Now. How did you find MMA to begin with? I was playing baseball at the time. That kind of fell … Read more