Before CES MMA World Welterweight Champion Chris Curtis defends his title against red-hot Wilfredo Santiago at CES 42 on March 31 at Twin River Casino in Lincoln, R.I., LIVE on AXS TV Fights, the Cincinnati fighter sat down with ProMMANow. How does it feel to be back defending your championship for CES in March? I’m just glad … Read more
At UFC 64 Anderson Silva defeated Rich Franklin to become the new UFC middleweight champion. Franklin had been the champion for a year and half before the loss to “The Spider”, and many thought the loss was a fluke. After Franklin won two straight fights and Silva turned back challengers Travis Lutter and Nate Marquardt, … Read more
If the UFC’s job is to sell tickets and sell Pay-Per-Views, then Matt Brown needs to have the next shot at the welterweight title. The main event performance he put on against Erick Silva at UFC Fight Night 40 in Cincinnati Saturday night was one of the most exciting in recent memory. Both Brown and … Read more
The next UFC event will take place on May 10 in Cincinnati, Ohio, at the U.S. Bank Arena. The event will be headlined by the welterweight scrap between Matt Brown and Erick Silva. The winner of that bout puts themselves into a great position to challenge a top contender in the division. Also, middleweight Costas Philippou … Read more
Bellator season six featherweight tournament winner Daniel Straus (20-4) was scheduled to fight the winner of Pat Curran vs. Patricio “Pitbull” Friere for the Bellator 145-pound title but Curran suffered an injury, so Straus is currently sidelined without an opponent and without a fight. ProMMAnow.com talked with Straus about the situation.