Pro MMA Now heavyweight rankings

Heavyweight division is one of the oldest divisions in MMA. It has seen some of the most talented fighters in the history of MMA. From superstars like Fedor Emelianenko and Brock Lesnar to destructive monsters like Alistair Overeem and Randy Couture. To become a world champion in this division is an ultimate bragging right and … Read more

Arlovski says Overeem put their coaches in a spot… ‘it’s not right’

Former UFC heavyweight champ Andrei Arlovski will battle his Jackson-Wink teammate Alistair Overeem this weekend in the UFC Fight Night 87 main event in Rotterdam. The two aren’t friendly and only trained together twice. Andrei feels The Reem has put his coaches in a bad spot and believes he has what it takes to defeat the former K-1 champ … Read more

Alistair Overeem: ‘I expect to get a title shot after I beat Arlovski’

Alistair Overeem returns home to Holland this weekend when he faces Jackson-Wink teammate Andrei Arlovski in the main event at UFC Fight Night 87 in Rotterdam. There’s no love loss between these two and Overeem feels he’s the better all around fighter. The Reem has won his last three in a row including a TKO … Read more

UFC Fight Night 87: Overeem vs. Arlovski betting odds preview

Here’s a look at the UFC Fight Night 87 betting odds for this Sunday’s (May 8) event in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Heavyweights Alistair Overeem and Andrei Arlovski clash in the main event. These guys both train at the Jackson-Wink MMA Academy in Albuquerque but aren’t friends. Arlovski had a six-fight win streak stopped by Stipe Miocic … Read more

Hit or Miss? The top 5 UFC heavyweights that need a win

There are quite a few UFC heavyweights on the verge of becoming a gatekeeper, or worse being let go. Today we take a look at five UFC heavyweights generally accepted by the public as competent and that are mainstays in the UFC. These are guys who are on the edge between staying in the spotlight … Read more

Alistair Overeem re-signs with UFC

Alistair Overeem

The UFC heavyweight division was able to keep one of its better fighters with Alistair Overeem deciding to re-sign with the promotion today. Just signed my new @ufc contract! :) pic.twitter.com/lUQZO0ptLJ — Alistair Overeem (@Alistairovereem) February 15, 2016 Overeem (40-14) has had a career resurgence in the past year, winning his last three bouts and … Read more

UFC announces 2016 events for Croatia and Netherlands

UFC today announced two landmark events scheduled to take place in Europe in 2016; Croatia at the Zagreb Arena on Sunday April 10 and in The Netherlands at the Ahoy Rotterdam on Sunday May 8. Both are new markets for the world’s largest mixed martial arts (MMA) organisation as the company continues to demonstrate growth … Read more

Stipe Miocic to get title shot against winner of Werdum/Velasquez?

UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic knocked out former champion Andrei Arlovksi in less than a minute at UFC 195 on Saturday night in Las Vegas. The quick win seems to have earned him a title shot against the winner of the upcoming UFC 196 title fight between champion Fabricio Werdum and former champion Cain Velasquez. Miocic … Read more

UFC on FOX 17 full video highlights

UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos defended his title for the very fight time with a 66 second TKO win over Donald Cerrone in the UFC on FOX 17 main event on Saturday night in Orlando, Florida. It was the second win for dos Anjos over Cerrone with the first coming in 2013 via unanimous … Read more

‘UFC on Fox 17: Dos Anjos vs. Cerrone’ full results

UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos puts his title on the line against Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone tonight in the UFC on Fox 17 main event from Orlando, Fla. The main card will broadcast live on Fox starting at 8 p.m. ET (5 p.m. PT), with prelims airing on Fox Sports 1 at 6 p.m. ET (3 … Read more