Coker wants CM Punk in Bellator

Bellator MMA President Scott Coker told Newsweek WWE Champion CM Punk’s future in MMA could continue with Bellator if Dana White doesn’t allow the former WWE champ to fight again in the UFC. If he was free from any obligations and he wanted to fight under Bellator, we would definitely love to have a conversation with him. … Read more

WWE big mouth Randy Orton grabs publicity with shot at McGregor

Orton was asked on social media what he thought of the idea of facing Conor McGregor in the WWE. His response was typical keyboard karate warrior: @RandyOrton do you think you can whoop @TheNotoriousMMA ass if he transitioned to Wrestling in the WWE ? — Super Bowl Champs 🎉 (@Chris_The_King2) January 10, 2017 If he … Read more

Hunt wants UFC to show him the money in lawsuit

ESPN reported that legendary MMA fighter Mark Hunt has filed a lawsuit against the UFC and Brock Lesnar. It is involving his loss to Lesnar at UFC 200 which was later ruled a no contest. Lesnar tested positive for banned substances and Hunt feels that he is entitled to more than his show purse. Here’s … Read more

Catching up with ACB 51 flyweight Cory Alexander

Absolute Championship Berkut will host its first show in North America with ACB 51 on Friday, Jan. 13 from Bren Events Center in Irvine, Calif. It’s a big card with some big names and is expected to stream live and free on Youtube. Making his second appearance inside the ACB cage that night will be … Read more

Woodley amped for Thompson rematch

After a knock down, drag out draw at UFC 205 the trash talk between participants Stephen Thompson and welterweight champ Tyrone Woodley has been insane. Woodley has opened up recently and in a big way. Here’s what he said to about the impending rematch at UFC 209 on his own podcast The Morning Wood: “He … Read more

Dana White fires back at Meryl Streep for MMA diss

UFC President Dana White says mixed martial arts is not going to be for everyone and the last thing he would expect is for an “uppity 80-year-old lady” to be in the MMA demographic. White was responding the comments actress Meryl Streep made about MMA in her acceptance speech at the Golden Globes on Sunday night when she … Read more

Mike Goldberg finally releases statement on UFC release

The voice of the UFC to many was play-by-play commentator Mike Goldberg. “It is allll over” and “reign supreme” are just a couple of his famous quotes and he will be missed. Goldberg was released after UFC 207 with no fanfare at all from the UFC despite his years of dedication.  Fans and fighters alike were … Read more

The dirtiest KO you may ever see

It doesn’t get any more lowdown than a guy faking a glove touch only to deliver a knockout blow, but that’s exactly what happened Saturday morning at WBK 22 in China when Russian heavyweight Ibragim Khalilov sucker-punched Bakhtiyar Barotov. Technically Khalilov got the win in just three-seconds, but is it a victory he can be proud of, … Read more

Miles Anstead To Dana White: ‘Sign Me Already!’

After a breakout 2016 year, top middleweight prospect Miles Anstead (9-1, three straight finishes) sat down with Pro MMA Now to talk about what’s next. If you had to describe 2016 with one word, what would it be? It’s been great. Our whole team really came together and I personally had a couple good wins … Read more

CES 41’s Carlos Candelario: ‘I Really Love To Fight’

Before Connecticut’s Carlos Candelario tries to improve to 5-0 versus Miguel Restrepo at CES MMA 41 on January 28 in Lincoln, R.I., LIVE on AXS TV Fights, the top flyweight prospect caught up with Pro MMA Now. How excited are you to be back in the cage? Man, you don’t even know! I was supposed … Read more