Kansas’ Tyler Stinson wins open tryout and shot at the big show with Bellator Fighting Championships KANSAS CITY (March 8, 2010) – Tyler Stinson, a 24-year-old native of Winfield, Kan., was the unanimous winner of an open tryout sponsored by ... Read More »
Joseph Benavidez vs. Dustin Ortiz on tap for UFC Fight Night 57 in Austin
No. 12 ranked UFC flyweight Dustin Ortiz will get his shot at two-time title contender Joseph Benavidez on Nov. 22 at UFC Fight Night 57 in Austin, Texas. UFC officials announced the bout on Tuesday. Benavidez (20-4) is currently ranked no. 2 in the division and is coming off a first round submission win over …
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Stephan Bonnar signs with Bellator; bout with Tito Ortiz in the works
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NASHVILLE – Two of the country’s top amateurs will make their pro debut when Strikeforce makes its first visit to Nashville, Tenn., next month. ProMMAnow.com has learned that Cody Floyd (5-0 am, 0-0 pro), who fights for AGEMA Fight Team out ... Read More »
It takes humility to get through this crazy life, but participating in the world’s rawest of combative sports takes a lot more than that. Professional fighters don’t get to eat a lot of pie. Instead, we swallow pride, sweat, blood, ... Read More »
TOKYO, Japan – “Sengoku Raiden Championship 12” took place on March 7, at Ryogoku, Kokugikan. The main event featured a middleweight title bout between the champion Jorge Santiago (22-8) and Polish superstar Mamed Khalidov (20-4-1). Khalidov, who had not lost ... Read More »
Jake Rosholt returned to action this past weekend for the first time since getting cut from the UFC. He took on Rudy Lindsey at XFL March Badness. Thanks to PureFight.org there is video of the whole event. Rosholt was a ... Read More »
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Saturday night’s WEC 47 championship bout between Brian Bowles and Dominick Cruz was a match up of power versus speed coming in, but not many people expected Dominick Cruz to be as fast and elusive as he ... Read More »
COLUMBUS, Ohio – ProMMAnow.com is on the scene at Nationwide Arena this evening for “WEC 47: Bowles vs. Cruz.” Headlining the event is a bantamweight title fight with champion Brian Bowles defending his title for the first time against number ... Read More »
Pro MMA now (www.prommanow.com) was on the scene at Friday’s WEC 47 weigh-ins in Columbus, Ohio. Number one contender Dominick Cruz will take on WEC Bantamweight Champion Brian Bowles in tonight’s main event at Nationwide Arena. Former champ Miguel Torres ... Read More »
Last night, Pro MMA Now reporter Brian Furby and co-host of The Cageside Beat, Mike Menninger, were on hand to cover the first amateur MMA event ever hosted by the Arnold Sports Festival. The card featured sixteen fights, three of ... Read More »
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Things are getting really weird in the world of MMA right now. As most of you probably know by now, Strikeforce will be holding an event on April 17 with three title fights, including Jake Shields vs. ... Read More »
COLUMBUS, Ohio – ProMMAnow.com (www.prommanow.com) reporter Brian Furby was live on the scene at Friday’s “WEC 47: Bowles vs. Cruz” fighter weigh-ins. All 22 fighters made weight without incident, including main event bantamweight Brian Bowles, who will be defending his title ... Read More »
Wren, Alessio, and Martinez all take home first round victories at “Ring of Fire 37: Warlords” – full results
OMAHA, Neb. – “Ring of Fire 37: Warlords” took place Friday night at the Omaha Civic Auditorium. One of the highlights of the night included the return to action of TUF 10 veteran Justin “The Viking” Wren. Wren actually became ... Read More »
Sarah Kaufman added to her undefeated record while becoming the very first Strikeforce 135lb. women’s champion last weekend by defeating tenacious Japanese contender Takayo Hashi at Strikeforce Challengers 6. It was a momentous occasion not only for Strikeforce but for ... Read More »
Velasquez tells Kenny and Bas who he thinks should get the next shot at UFC Heavyweight Champ Brock Lesnar – - Friday, March 5 at 9:00 p.m. ET DALLAS (March 5, 2009) WHAT: Tonight, HDNet’s “Inside MMA” features a panel ... Read More »
Las Vegas, NV (USA) – When bantamweight Dominick Cruz speaks of the sacrifices he’s made to get to Saturday’s world title fight against champion Brian Bowles at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio, you can tell that there’s more at stake ... Read More »
Watch big pro MMA action tonight online as multiple story lines converge at “Ring of Fire 37: Warlords”
OMAHA, Neb. – “Ring of Fire 37: Warlords” takes place tonight, Friday, March 5, at the Omaha Civic Auditorium in Omaha, Neb. This event, which features 13 professional mixed martial arts fights with some well-known names, will be available tonight in ... Read More »
It’s odd how at 6’5” I have been out-sized in nearly every one of my fights. I have spent the entirety of my short career in the light heavyweight division being out-muscled by shorter men. I am naturally wiry and ... Read More »
This weekend, Columbus, Ohio will take center stage as the destination for some of the world’s top bodybuilders, athletes, and combat sports competitors, and Pro MMA Now will be there to cover the action. In 1989, The Arnold Classic began ... Read More »
WEC 47 will air live on Versus at 10:00 PM EST on March 6th from the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio, featuring a main event between Brian Bowles (8-0 MMA, 5-0 WEC) and Dominick Cruz (14-1 MMA, 5-1 WEC) for ... Read More »
Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker checks in to talk about why Fedor will not be fighting on the April 17th CBS card, and a number of recent fight announcements. Also, MMA Live gives a complete preview of WEC 47. UFC heavyweight ... Read More »
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Comedian Kris Tinkle is such a fan of MMA, that he includes well-known professional fighters in his act. He recently did this Steel Cage Comedy interview with Josh “The Punk” Thomson, and has also featured Jon ... Read More »
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Live mixed martial arts action returns to Clarksville, Tenn. this weekend with SSF 15, which will take place Saturday, March 6, at the National Guard Armory on Ft. Campbell Blvd. There are a total of 13 fights ... Read More »