A reborn Drew Fickett opens up about his journey to sobriety and fighting future

ProMMAnow.com talks with longtime MMA veteran Drew Fickett about his journey to sobriety over the past year, the “rock bottom” he hit that instigated his change, his recent bout against Andre Winner at Global Warrior Challenge and what the future holds for a sober and in-shape Fickett.

Global Warrior Challenge fight videos: Thompson vs. Asplund, Grove vs. Mitchell, Davis vs. Saville, Rodriguez vs. Lazarz, Lashley vs. Larson

Happy Fourth of July! The U.S. declared their independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain on this day 237 years ago. So why they felt the need to send a gang of their top MMA fighters to the U.S. last weekend to kick our butt, I’m not sure. But that’s basically what happened.

Pro MMA Now Radio welcomes Drew Fickett and Oli Thompson at 2 p.m. ET

It is the 4th of July and what better way to get ready for a cookout or a fireworks show than listening to Pro MMA Now Radio! Today we talk to a couple talented veterans of the sport who just fought on the inauguarl Global Warrior Challenge event in Kansas City.

‘Global Warrior Challenge: British Invasion – U.S. vs. U.K.’ LIVE results and play-by-play

“Global Warrior Challenge: British Invasion – U.S. vs. U.K” takes place this evening from Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo. and airs LIVE on television Pay-Per-View starting at 8 p.m. ET (5 p.m. PT). In the main event, former WWE superstar Bobby Lashley (8-2) is right back inside the cage for the second time this month as he takes on heavyweight Brit Matt Larson (2-2).

‘Global Warrior Challenge: British Invasion’ weigh-in results and photo gallery

ProMMAnow.com was on scene for the “Global Warrior Challenge: British Invasion – U.S. vs. U.K” weigh-ins today at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo. All fighters were on point for theri contracted weights. Heavyweight headliner Bobby Lashley weighed in at 241.1, while his opponent Matt Larson tipped the scales at 256.2 pounds.

Global Warrior Challenge: Team U.S. vs. Team U.K. open workouts *VIDEO*

I shot this video at the “Global Warrior Challenge: British Invasion” open workouts Thursday at High-Davis Mixed Martial Arts in Kansas City, the gym co-owned by pro MMA fighters Jason High and L.C. Davis.

Global Warrior Challenge announces commentary team for ‘British Invasion’ event

Global Warrior Challenge is proud to announce the formation of its commentary team for this Saturday’s “British Invasion” broadcast, which will emanate from the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri, and will be shown live on Pay-Per-View.

Global Warrior Challenge ‘British Invasion’ full fight card

All bouts are now official for the inaugural Global Warrior Challenge card, “British Invasion – U.S. vs. U.K.” taking place this Saturday, June 29, at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo. The $29.95 Pay-Per-View pits notable fighters from the U.S. against some of the biggest names in U.K. MMA.

Bobby Lashley added to Global Warrior Challenge June 29 PPV card

Fresh off a second round submission win over Kevin Asplund at Titan FC 25 earlier this month, former WWE superstar Bobby Lashley (8-2) will return to pro MMA action on June 29th when he faces a soon to be named opponent at Global Warrior Challenge’s “British Invasion” card at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo. LIVE on Pay-Per-View.

Pro MMA Now Radio returns with Amanda Lavoy and Jake Heun tonight at 9 p.m. ET

Back to the old night and plenty to discuss on this Thursday evening. Bellator returned last night and are they happy with the numbers? Resurrection Fighting Alliance 8 takes place tomorrow night from Milwaukee with a spectacular card featuring Sergio Pettis and Lance Palmer. UFC is on a bit of a break but plenty of news to go over on that front.