UFC fighter gets oil-checked in the Octagon

The much-dreaded “oil check” is an old wrestling/grappling move where one competitor actually penetrates his opponent’s rear-end with a finger(s) during the match. The rarely seen move made a big stage appearance at UFC 122 in 2010 when Krzysztof Soszynski went to third base with fellow light heavyweight Goran Reljic inside the Octagon. Krzysztof ended up winning … Read more

Concussion watch: UFC fighter Krzysztof Soszynski officially announces retirement due to memory loss

UFC light heavyweight Krzysztof Soszynski (26-12-1) has retired from fighting. The 37-year-old Pole made the announcement on AXS TV’s Inside MMA Friday night, citing short term memory loss as one of the primary reasons. Kyzysztof suffered a KO loss to Igor Pokrajac at UFC 140 in Dec. 2011, and he said it was the first … Read more

XYIENCE Renews Endorsement Deals With Athlete Ambassadors Mike Escamilla, Dan Hardy, Matt Serra, and Krzysztof Soszynski, and Spokesmodel Amanda Corey

The Fastest Growing Energy Drink Brand Continues to Be the Official Energy Drink of the UFC LAS VEGAS (Feb. 21, 2013) – XYIENCE Xenergy, the official energy drink of the UFC ®, announces that it has renewed its contracts with its professional athlete brand ambassadors including UFC fighters Dan “The Outlaw” Hardy, Matt “The Terror” Serra, and Krzysztof “The Polish Experiment” … Read more

UFC 131 Report Card

It is time for the ProMMANow.com report card. Some fighters will have a nice shiny “A” for their refrigerator, while some might try to make a “D” look like a “B.”

BJJ phenom Vinny Magalhaes signs six-fight deal with M-1 Global

Royler Gracie black belt and “The Ultimate Fighter 8” veteran, Vinny “Pezao” Magalhaes has signed a new six-fight/two-year contract with European mixed martial arts promotion M-1 Global.

UFC 122 post-fight press conference notes and video

UFC President Dana White, UFC 122 headliners Yushin Okami and Nate Marquardt, as well as the UFC 122 main card winners showed up for the post-fight press conference Saturday night in Oberhausen, Germany.