Demian Maia gave Jon Fitch a taste of his own medicine, dominating the action on the ground with superior grappling and stifling top control en route to a unanimous decision victory with scores of 30-27 across the board. Read More »
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Both Joseph Benavidez and Ian McCall came up short in their respective bouts against UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson, but it was the improved striking of Benavidez that enabled him to take one step closer at getting back into title contention with a unanimous decision victory over McCall. Read More »
Guess who's back just in time for tonight's UFC 156 card? That's right, it's THE REEM. Alistair "Motherf----" Overeem returns with the second episode of Season three of his highly-acclaimed online reality series. Read More »
This is Dana White's second video blog leading up to UFC 156, and there's some cool fighter footage such as the up-close-and-personal view of the pre-fight staredowns at the weigh-ins --- pretty intense. But lets be honest, the real star is the return of Nick "The Tooth" Gullo. Read More »
Malaysia: ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC), Asia’s largest Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) organization, wowed the sold-out crowd in attendance at Stadium Putra with ONE FC: Return Of Warriors. A new ONE FC Featherweight Champion was crowned as Honorio Banario defeated Eric Kelly via TKO. Read More »
The Legacy Fighting Championship 17 event took place Friday night in San Antonio, Texas. The main event saw MMA veteran Dan Hornbuckle get back on the winning side of things with a unanimous decision win over fellow MMA veteran Pete Spratt. The co-main event saw three time All-American wrestler Jared Rosholt dominant a tough and previously undefeated Richard Odoms to win a unanimous decision. Read More »
UFC women's bantamweight title challenger Liz Carmouche will make history will she squares off against Ronda Rousey in the main event of UFC 157 later this month. She'll be one half of the first women's fight in UFC history, and will be the first openly gay fighter to fight inside the octagon. Carmouche recently conducted an interview with Alyona Minkovski of the Huffington Post in which she talks about her background of being gay in the military as well as how the MMA community has surprisingly embraced her sexuality. Read More »
The Toughest Tournament in Sports continues as The Androscoggin Colisee will host Bellator MMA on March 21st live on Spike TV. The event will feature the $100,000 Welterweight Tournament Finals, the Bellator debut of Kickboxing World Champion Michael Page and the return of longtime MMA veteran and Maine native Marcus Davis. Read More »
The ProMMAnow.com (www.prommanow.com) staff weighs-in with their thoughts and predictions for the UFC 156 fight card headlined by Jose Aldo vs. Frankie Edgar. Will the champ retain his title? How will Edgar look at 145? Can Lil' Nog foil the 185 title talk for Evans? Can Bigfoot stop the Reem? Can Maia submit Fitch? Can Ian McCall put his personal issues aside to focus on the task at hand? Can Tyron Woodley bounce back after his brutal loss to Nate Marquardt? So many questions... and they all get answered on Saturday. Read More »
Today's UFC 156 fighter weigh-ins are being held at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, the same location that will host Saturday's pay-per-view event headlined by Jose Aldo vs. Frankie Edgar for the UFC Featherweight Championship. Read More »
When it was announced earlier this week UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture had signed with Spike and will be coaching on Bellator's upcoming reality series, it came as a surprise to many who had long associated Couture as being part of the UFC. Even though he had retired from active competition, Couture had recently been doing UFC fight analysis during Fox broadcasts, and according to UFC President Dana White, was still under contract. Read More »
Following Thursday's UFC 156 press conference Dana White spent approximately 45 minutes answering various questions from a small group of media members in this pre-fight scrum. White discusses such topics as Randy Couture now working with Spike and Bellator, Rampage Jackson leaving the UFC, Ronda Rousey and much much more. And if 45 minutes of White wasn't enough for you, we've also included a couple of interviews in which he discusses Alistair Overeem, the Jose Aldo vs. Frankie Edgar super fight and more. Read More »
UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo will look to defend his title on Saturday night when he faces former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar. He has been out of action for almost a year and will look to establish his dominance over the division once again. Many pundits are wondering if the long layoff with affect Aldo, and if he can go all five rounds against a cardio machine like Edgar. Watch Aldo train for Edgar in the video. Read More »