‘Cool Hand’ Luke Sanders talks perfect UFC debut and calls out Urijah Faber

If you could design a perfect UFC debut performance it might look exactly how “Cool Hand” Luke Sanders (11-0) performed when he snapped 32-year-old Maximo Blanco‘s (12-7-1, 1 NC) three-fight winning streak in January. Sanders picked him apart on the feet then submitted the Venezuelan with a rear-naked choke at 3:38 of round one. To top it off … Read more

Luke Sanders on UFC debut: ‘If they would have offered me to fight a gorilla, I would have said ok’

Luke Sanders talks with UFC’s Megan Olivi following his submission win over Maximo Blanco in his UFC debut Sunday night in Boston. Sanders was the reigning RFA bantamweight (135 lbs.) champion when he got the call on short notice to fight Blanco at 145-pounds. Sanders dropped Blanco twice in the first round before submitting him … Read more

‘UFC Fight Night 81: Dillashaw vs. Cruz’ live results and round-by-round updates

UFC bantamweight champ TJ Dillashaw puts his title on the line tonight at UFC Fight Night 81 against former champ Dominick Cruz, who was forced to vacate his title back in 2014 due to injury. Now “The Dominator” will get the opportunity to regain the crown he never lost. UFC Fight Night 81 takes place at … Read more

Nashville’s Luke Sanders to make UFC debut against Maximo Blanco in Boston

Nashville MMA’s Luke Sanders (10-0) has stepped up on short notice to make his long-awaited UFC debut against Maximo Blanco (12-6-1, 1 NC) at UFC Fight Night 81 on Jan. 17 in Boston. Both fighters will be moving up to featherweight for this bout. Sanders has competed under the Strikeforce, XFC and RFA banners and … Read more

UFC Fight Night 36 LIVE weigh-in results

Lyoto Machida

The weigh-ins for UFC Fight Night 36 take place today at Arena Jaragua in Jaragua do Sul, Santa Catarina, Brazil. The same venue hosting Saturday’s fight card headlined with a middleweight match-up between Lyoto Machida and Gegard Mousasi.

A live video stream and on-demand replay of the weigh-ins can be seen on the ProMMAnow.com homepage, while live text-only results are posted here.

TUF 17 Finale fighter suspensions: Miesha Tate could be out six months

Miesha Tate

Sixteen fighters from the TUF 17 Finale will be facing medical suspensions after fighting on Saturday’s card in Las Vegas, Nevada. Miesha Tate could be out for up to six months unless cleared by a physician.

Miguel Torres vs. Michael McDonald and Marcus Brimage vs. Maximo Blanco set for UFC 145 in Atlanta

The UFC has announced two additional fights for the UFC 145 event that will take place in Atlanta, Georgia, on April 21st. Bantamweight’s Miguel Torres and Michael McDonald will do battle, and Marcus Brimage will do battle with Maximo Blanco in a featherweight bout.

“Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Kharitonov” weigh-in results

The fighter weigh-ins for “Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Kharitonov” took place Friday at the U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio, the same location that will host Saturday’s incredibly stacked fight card.