Talking with rising flyweight ‘Columbian Queen’ Sabina Mazo

Columbian flyweight Sabina Mazo delivered one of the most brutal head kick knockouts we’ve ever seen in a women’s MMA fight this past weekend when she stopped Jamie Thorton in the first round at LFA 9 in Oklahoma. With that win, the 20-year-old improved her record to 3-0. Sabina took some time after the fight to … Read more

Ben Sergent: ‘I Don’t Fight To Win, I Fight To Finish’

Before Ben Sergent tries to improve to 7-0 with his sixth finish for Valor Fights at Border Wars on May 6 in Corbin, Kentucky, LIVE on FloCombat, the undefeated prospect sat down with ProMMAnow. How did you find MMA to begin with? My older brother, who’s two years older than me, started boxing when he was … Read more

Akebono in coma

Sumo wrestling legend, former MMA fighter and current pro wrestler Akebono apparently had a rough go this past week. Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer recently gave an update that Akebono had been taken to a hospital last Tuesday night after a show in Fukuoaka, Japan for the DDT promotion. The sumo legend was reportedly placed … Read more

Reebok pays entire UFC on FOX 24 fighters just $200K total

UFC on FOX 24 aired on Saturday and saw Demetrious Johnson defeat Wilson Reis to tie Anderson Silva’s consecutive title defense record at ten. It was a decent card in terms of action, but the payouts by Reebok were less than that as usual. The main event fighters were taken care of, but a star … Read more

Samuel Fierro Talks Fresno Fight: “It’s Going To Be A War!”

Before he headlines “559 Fights 55” in Fresno, Calif., on April 21, hometown fighter Samuel Fierro sat down with ProMMANow. How did you find MMA to begin with? I found MMA through a friend of mine on Facebook, who owned a gym. At that point in my life, I had just gotten out of some … Read more

Andrew Osborne Predicts KO Over Connor Barry at CES 43

Before Andrew Osborne tries to take out top undefeated prospect Connor Barry at CES 43 on Saturday in Beverly, Mass., LIVE on FloCombat, the hard-nosed veteran sat down with ProMMANow. How does it feel to be back with CES? I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again; I’m pumped! This is the biggest and … Read more

Jimi Manuwa says Cormier is a boring potato

Jimi Manuwa spoke with MMA Junkie and dropped one of the funniest slams of 2017 so far. Not only did he knock UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier’s fighting style, but he went after his body shape, too. To be fair, I respected Cormier. He’s the champion of the division. I think he’s quite a boring fighter; … Read more

Watch Jorge ‘Macaco’ Patino nearly rip off opponent’s arm at Battlefield FC

Pride FC veteran and former UFC lightweight title challenger Jorge “Macaco” Patino traveled to Seoul, South Korea in March to compete at Battlefield Fighting Championships. With women’s MMA legend Cris Cyborg in his corner, “Macaco” took on rising welterweight talent fighting out of Phuket Top Team, Yousef Wehbe. The 43-year-old “Macaco” showed he can still … Read more

UFC 111 may get intriguing women’s bout

Holly Holm is dropping back down to the bantamweight division and MMA Fighting is stating that the UFC is going to schedule a bout with Holm and Bethe Correia. The fight will be billed as the main event for UFC Fight Night 111 in Singapore. Holm knocked out Ronda Rousey and shocked the world capturing the 135 pound title while doing … Read more

Prospect Showcase: CES 43’s Justin Sumter

Before top middleweight prospect Justin Sumter looks for his third straight finish when he takes on Abe Pitrowski at CES 43 on Saturday in Beverly, Mass., the hard-hitting Connecticut product sat down with ProMMANow. Are you the top middleweight prospect in MMA right now? I think so. I’ve got an extensive amateur background, with 14 … Read more