4xNCAA Champ Joey ‘Black Ice’ Davis Talks Pro MMA Debut Win – Part 2

After going 133-0 and claiming four NCAA Division II wrestling titles, Compton, California’s Joey “Black Ice” Davis made the transition to professional mixed martial arts in August when he scored a unanimous decision win over Keith Cutrone at Bellator 160 in Anaheim. It was a dominating performance from the 22-year-old who showed impressive striking and footwork, … Read more

4xNCAA champ Joey ‘Black Ice’ Davis talks pro MMA debut win – Part 1

After going 133-0 and claiming four NCAA Division II wrestling titles, Compton, California’s Joey “Black Ice” Davis made the transition to professional mixed martial arts last month when he scored a unanimous decision win over Keith Cutrone at Bellator 160 in Anaheim. It was a dominating performance from the 22-year-old who showed impressive striking and … Read more

Podcast: Bellator 160 recap with El Fatom

Phantom Street Artist attended the Bellator 160 festivities for Pro MMA Now in Anaheim last week and checks in to recap the event and report on two of the promotion’s hottest prospects, Joey Davis and AJ McKee, who both walked away with impressive victories. Please like & share:

Bellator 160: Bendo earns TKO over ‘Pitbull’ for lightweight title shot

ANAHEIM, Calif. – Benson Henderson (24-6) finally earned his first victory since joining the Bellator MMA fray at Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif., Friday night. The victory was listed as a TKO due to Pitbull’s inability to continue from a broken tibia, as a result Henson was immediately declared the winner. The victory was awarded by … Read more

Pro MMA Now’s Bellator 160: Henderson vs. Pitbull weigh-in report and photo gallery

The Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif., was the scene for Thursday’s Bellator 160 weigh-ins and every fighter on the main card arrived on weight. Bellator 160 will feature an epic lightweight match up between former Bellator featherweight champion Patricio “Pitbull” Freire and former WEC and UFC 155-pound king Benson “Smooth” Henderson in the main event. This match is … Read more

The Good Son: AJ McKee eyeing Bellator title

If you haven’t heard the news yet, AJ McKee‘s original opponent for his return to the cage on Aug. 26 at Bellator 160 — Henry Corrales — has been forced to withdraw due to injury. Taking his place will be Cody “The Crow” Walker (8-4), who’s been competing under the Legacy FC banner. We caught … Read more

In-depth with ‘Black Ice’: NCAA wrestling phenom Joey Davis ready for pro MMA debut

“Those who know how to win are much less numerous than those who know how to make proper use of their victories.” -Polybius (200-118 BC), History, and Bk X, 36 At the Bellator 160 Open Workouts this past Friday at Metro Flex Gym in Long Beach, Pro MMA Now’s Phantom Street Artist had the opportunity to selectively … Read more

Pro MMA Now photo gallery: Bellator 160 open workouts

Pro MMA Now photographer Phantom Street Artist was on scene at the Bellator 160 open workouts at Metro Flex Gym in Long Beach, Calif., on Friday where he was able to capture the Team Body Shop fighters preparing for the Aug. 26 event. Those participating in the open workout included Baby Slice, the son of … Read more

Bellator sign NCAA wrestling star Joey Davis

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Bellator MMA recently announced that they’ve signed NCAA Division II wrestling star Joey Davis. The wrestling standout has agreed a multi-fight deal with the promotion and is expected to make his professional MMA debut in Bellator’s welterweight division before the end of this year.