Dana White fires back at Meryl Streep for MMA diss

UFC President Dana White says mixed martial arts is not going to be for everyone and the last thing he would expect is for an “uppity 80-year-old lady” to be in the MMA demographic. White was responding the comments actress Meryl Streep made about MMA in her acceptance speech at the Golden Globes on Sunday night when she … Read more

Miles Anstead To Dana White: ‘Sign Me Already!’

After a breakout 2016 year, top middleweight prospect Miles Anstead (9-1, three straight finishes) sat down with Pro MMA Now to talk about what’s next. If you had to describe 2016 with one word, what would it be? It’s been great. Our whole team really came together and I personally had a couple good wins … Read more

Introducing new UFC bantamweight Ricardo Ramos

UFC President Dana White announced on the newest episode of “Lookin’ for a Fight” that he was bringing on-board 21-year-old Brazilian bantamweight Ricardo “Carcacinha” Lamos (9-1) after seeing him handle Alfred Khashakyan (8-3) at an NEF event this past Summer. Ricardo is also a Legacy FC veteran with eight of his nine wins coming via stoppage. … Read more

Ferguson and Khabib complaint train rolls on

Lightweights Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov have begun a trail of complaining that still hangs over The Octagon today. Khabib is the MMA equivalent of Kanye West when it comes to ego and Ferguson is starting to catch up. Both lightweights feel that they deserve the next title shot, but most think Ferguson should get … Read more

Dana White UFC 207 pre-fight media scrum

UFC President Dana White fielded questions from reporters at UFC 207 media day on Wednesday. White explained why Ronda Rousey is doing a media blackout leading up to the fight and how he feels about it. White said it’s not an ideal situation but she’s done a lot for the company and this is what … Read more

Dana White weighs in on Cyborg’s potential USADA violation

You heard about Cris Cyborg turning down a few recent fights offered to her as the promotion is geared to finally open up a featherweight division for the women. It didn’t make sense to him at the time, but UFC President Dana White says now he thinks he understands why she turned down those fights. … Read more

Boxer Amir Khan creating a fight league

Boxer Amir Khan is launching a team-based MMA competition in Britain. The “Super Fight League” will feature eight British teams competing in a league format in 2017. Khan told the BBC: The market is massive for us. We want to reach countries like India with a population of 1.2 billion people. MMA is big and … Read more

VanZant vs. Waterson draws impressive ratings, White comments

Fox’s Saturday UFC broadcast of UFC on Fox: VanZant vs. Waterson that emanated from Sacramento averaged a solid 3.2 million viewers for the entire show. That’s 3.2 for the whole show which is pretty darn good. The FOX broadcast peaked at an impressive 4.8 million viewers. The peak numbers occurred during Michelle Waterson and Paige VanZant’s … Read more

McGregor wins ‘Sportsperson of the Year’

The “Sportsperson of the Year” title was given to Conor McGregor by Irish broadcasting company RTE at the RTE Sport Awards. Not surprising considering he became the first ever dual champion in UFC history this year. The lightweight, and featherweight if you ask McGregor, champion told RTE: Thank you so much to the fans for … Read more