Why MMA Should Be An Olympic Sport

The MMA has made a major leap forward in the public consciousness, and now is the time to start thinking about including it as an Olympic sport. There is a long tradition of combat sports in the Olympic Games, including events like boxing, judo, wrestling, fencing and Taekwondo. MMA has emerged over the last decade … Read more

UFC champ Holly Holm’s full speech from ‘Holly Holm Day’ parade in Albuquerque *VIDEO*

Addressing thousands of her Albuquerque supporters, friends and the mayor on “Holly Holm Day”, newly-crowned UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm showed gratitude for the support of her coaches, teammates, family and community. Holm’s hometown threw a parade in her honor on Sunday following her second round knockout win over Ronda Rousey at UFC 193 last … Read more

Watch this painfully awesome double groin shot from church kickboxing

Church league softball gets out of hand sometimes but I’ve never heard of church league kickboxing! An event took place in New York with one fight ending with a double dose of pain, leaving both fighters holding their crotch. Too good to be true! HT – Whoa TV [ads2] [ads1] Please like & share:

Between Rounds: Stagnancy

This year will be my busiest year to date, having the opportunity to work over 40 shows from coast to coast. Each and every time, my goal is to help fighters and educate whenever possible. The sport in many ways is growing and needs to raise the level of what it brings the fighter.

All Access: Mayweather vs. Canelo – episodes 1 – 4 *VIDEO*

Tonight’s the big night. But before the fight, get caught up on Showtime’s All Access show as Floyd Mayweather (44-0) and Saul Alvarez (42-0-1) aka “El Canelo” prepare to duke it out for Canelo’s WBC and Ring Light Middleweight Titles. Then join us tonight here on ProMMAnow.com as we provide LIVE round by round play by play updates on all the action.

Between Rounds: Earning Your Keep

MMA cutman David Maldonado

I would welcome the chance to simply have open tryouts for cutmen at shows. Let the real experts prove themselves and earn their place. Fighters have to do it, just ask anyone who has tried out for TUF, XFC, or any other reputable place on an MMA stage.

Body by Jose: A late night recovery session with Nick Diaz

Nick Diaz and Jose Garcia

It’s 11:30 p.m. and I’ve been at my gym, Body by Jose at Lifestyle Health and Fitness Center, since 10 A.M. this morning. I am thinking about my pregnant girlfriend at home and waiting for Nick Diaz to come by for some combat sports recovery work.

Fight Now TV offers three combat sporting events on February 18th

FIGHT NOW TV TM – America’s only 24-hour combat sports and entertainment channel – announced today that this Saturday will (Feb. 18) kick-off the first of many “Super Saturday Live” programming weekends on the channel.