Salem’s Billy Keenan Talks CES 43: ‘Let’s Go!’

Before top New England prospect Billy Keenan enters the cage for the final time as an amateur at CES 43 on April 15 in Beverly, Mass., LIVE on FloCombat, the Massachusetts fighter checked in with ProMMANow. How excited are you for CES 43? I took about a year off from my last fight. I had … Read more

Undefeated Peter Barrett: ‘I’m Just Getting Started!’

Before Peter Barrett faces Vince McGuinness in the Cage Titans 32 main event in Plymouth, Mass. on Saturday and tries to improve to 8-0 with his eighth straight stoppage victory, the man fans call “Slippery Pete” sat down with Pro MMA Now. Are you the East Coast’s top prospect at 145 pounds? I think so. My last fights haven’t necessarily … Read more

Uxbridge’s Remo Cardarelli Ready To Make A Statement At CES 39

Before Remo Cardarelli returns to action versus unbeaten flyweight Josh Ricci at CES MMA 39 on November 4 at Plymouth Memorial Hall in Plymouth, Mass., LIVE on AXS TV Fights, he sat down with Pro MMA Now. How did you find MMA to begin with? Back when I was in school, I was always the … Read more

Five Questions With CES MMA 39’s Mike Rodriguez

Before Lauzon MMA standout Mike Rodriguez fights Kevin Haley at CES MMA 39 on November 4 at Plymouth Memorial Hall in Plymouth, Mass., the 5-1 fighter caught up with Pro MMA Now. How were you introduced to MMA to begin with? I found MMA through school. I got into a fight with a kid in … Read more

Five Questions With CES MMA 39’s Josh Ricci

Before New York’s Josh Ricci tries to improve to 3-0 against Remo Cardarelli at CES MMA 39 on November 4 at Plymouth Memorial Hall in Plymouth, Mass. LIVE on AXS TV Fights, he caught up with Pro MMA Now. How did you find MMA to begin with? I used to watch it on TV. When … Read more

Five Questions With CES MMA 39’s Chuck O’Neil

Before UFC vet and former CES MMA champion Chuck O’Neil tries to win his third straight fight versus Wilfredo Santiago at CES MMA 39 on November 4 at Plymouth Memorial Hall in Plymouth, Mass., LIVE on AXS TV Fights, he sat down with Pro MMA Now. What are your thoughts on Wilfredo Santiago? Wilfredo is … Read more

Five Questions With CES MMA 39’s Peter Barrett

Before undefeated featherweight Peter “Slippery Pete” Barrett tries to improve to 7-0 versus Jeremy Davis at CES MMA 39 on November 4 at Plymouth Memorial Hall in Plymouth, Mass., live on AXS TV Fights, he caught up with Pro MMA Now. Do you know much about your opponent? He’s a kid from Tampa. He came … Read more

CFX announces Kickboxing Xtreme premiere for Boston in April

New England MMA promotion Cage Fighting Xtreme (CFX) has opened a new kickboxing division, Kickboxing Xtreme (KBX), and has partnered with Lion Fight Promotions to be a feeder league for the major league Muay Thai organization. KBX has brought on board respected local Muay Thai kickboxing coaches Eric Grossman and Marc Meltzer to help matchmake and … Read more

Watch this MMA champion make his pro wrestling debut (VIDEO)

UFC fans will remember Chuck “Cold Steel” O’Neil (15-6) from his stint on The Ultimate Fighter 13 as part of Team Lesnar. O’Neil made it to the quarterfinals where he lost to eventual tournament winner Tony Ferguson. He also fought on the TUF 13 Finale card where he dropped a decision to Chris Cope. Since … Read more

Legal issue threatens UFC on Fox Sports 1: 1 in Boston; UFC issues statement

For months now the UFC has been planning for a blockbuster show on Aug. 17 at TD Garden in Boston, Mass. to kick off the launch of the FOX Sports 1 television network. The main event features Brazilian star Mauricio “Shogun” Rua taking on Chael Sonnen, and the co-main event features Dutch kickboxing champion Alistair Overeem vs. Travis Browne.