Undefeated one-armed fighter Nick Newell was victorious this past Saturday at World Series of Fighting (WSOF) 4, defeating Keon Caldwell via first round submission. The event took place at the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, Calif., on August 10th, and featured a headline bout between Tyrone “King of the Ring” Spong and Angel “The Dream” DeAnda.
It was announced by Florida-based MMA promotion Xtreme Fighting Championships on Friday they had stripped their lightweight champion Nick Newell (9-0) of his title for refusing to fight Scott Holtzman (4-0) in the XFC 24 main event on June 14, a fight the organization had been promoting and selling tickets to for some time.
ProMMAnow.com talks with Nick Newell about his upcoming fight at XFC 15, why he has a hard time finding opponents and how he deals with the attention he gets from being a fighter with one arm.
(Tampa, FL) Abi Mestre was on his way to making a name for himself as a professional fighter. After some success wrestling at American International College in Massachusetts, Mestre began training at Fighting Arts Academy where he met another rising prospect, Nick Newell. Together the two pushed each other everyday to get to the next … Read more
This film is about Kyle Maynard, a born quadruple amputee, and his incredible accomplishments as a nationally-ranked wrestler and his journey to becoming an MMA fighter.