New England Fights! and Bucksport’s Ray Wood Sign Multi-Fight Contract, Announce First Fight of Deal Scheduled for May 18 in Lewiston, Maine

Lewiston, Maine (March 25, 2013) — New England Fights! (NEF) is proud to announce the signing of Ray Wood (2-0) to its first multi-fight promotional contract. While the specifics of the contract remain undisclosed, sources close to the organization have revealed that the deal is structured long-term over the course of a minimum three fights … Read more

Lantrip out to prove that he is still a force to be reckoned with

One of the top heavyweight prospects in the mid-south makes his way back to the cage on April 6 when Houston Lantrip (4-0, Memphis Judo and Jiu-Jitsu) takes on Pete Pirtle. A couple of years ago, Lantrip was regarded as the top heavyweight fighter in the mid-south region, but then accepted a football scholarship to … Read more

Fighters Source and USA MMA K1 Federation Crown the Kings of New York

1,700 Fans Attend New York State’s First Large-Scale Amateur Mixed Martial Arts Tournament at Hammerstein Ballroom on March 23rd NEW YORK, March 26, 2013 – Fighters Source™ in partnership with USA MMA KI Federation crowned the “Kings of New York” in front of 1,700 fans as they watched the best amateur MMA athletes duke it out … Read more

Live MMA Returns to Santa Barbara Earl Warren Showgrounds April 6th 2012

California Fight Syndicate Presents “Project Mayhem” SATURDAY, April 6th, 2013 at 7:00PM Santa Barbara, California. (PRESS RELEASE) – California Fight Syndicate (CFS) is continuing its full-scale takeover of Santa Barbara, CA with “Project Mayhem” on Saturday April 6, 2013. . CFS, California’s premier fight organization, returns to it’s home venue at the Earl Warren Showgrounds. … Read more

Interview: Fabricio Werdum talks TUF Brazil 2 and upcoming fight with Big Nog *VIDEO*

ProMMAnow.com (www.prommanow.com) reporter Daniel Theodore caught up with UFC heavyweight Fabricio Werdum at King’s MMA this week to discuss his coaching experience on The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 2 (TUF Brazil 2) and his upcoming fight with Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira at UFC on Fuel TV 10 in June.

Watch Ronda Rousey’s BFF Marina Shafir pick up her third straight win *VIDEO*

“I want to say thank you to Ronda for changing my life forever.” Those were the words of undefeated female MMA fighter Marina Shafir following her 59-second victory over Danielle Mack at Tuff-N-Uff’s “Mayhem in Mesquite II” Saturday night. Like Ronda Rousey, Shafir also comes from a judo background and guess how she finished the fight — you guessed it — via armbar — just like the signature move of her BFF. Shafir trains alongside Rousey at Glendale Fighting Club under the tutelage of coach Edmond Tarverdyan.

Julia Budd steps in for injured Veronica Rothenhausler, meets Mollie Estes at Invicta FC 5

A new bout has been formed for the Invicta FC 5 card as Julia Budd (4-2) now faces Mollie Estes (1-1) with Veronica Rothenhausler (1-0) forced to withdraw from the fight due to an injury. The event is set to take place at the Ameristar Casino Hotel in Kansas City on April 5.

Mountain Dew Powers Super Fight League

Becomes the Official Beverage Partner for the first India-based Mixed Martial Arts property New Delhi, March 25, 2013: Where there is action, there is Mountain Dew. Known for its bold, daring, fearless persona, Mountain Dew has joined hands with Super Fight League, the first India-based Mixed Martial Arts property founded by Raj Kundra. The association … Read more

Video: The finest moments of MMA referee and judge Cecil Peoples

If you have been around the mixed martial arts world for any length of time then you are no doubt familiar with the exploits of one Cecil Peoples. Maybe you’re one of the fighters who got robbed of a decision thanks to his subjective scoring criteria. Or maybe you’re one of the fighters who took a few too many extra punches while Sensei was busy daydreaming instead of refereeing. Or maybe you’re one of the fans who Master Peoples told “go to hell” after the Machida vs. Shogun fight for having the nerve to question his judging. If you are someone who fits into one of those categories, then you will likely enjoy this video even more than me.

Hyatt upsets Swanson for flyweight title at Pandemonium VIII; full results and full event video

MEZ SPORTS PANDEMONIUM VIII took place Saturday night at Fairplex So Cal in Pomona, Calif. The pro MMA/boxing hybrid event was headlined with Men’s flyweight MMA title bout that saw a previously undefeated Steve Swanson of Jackson’s MMA get submitted in the third round by Kana Hyatt of Antonio McKee’s Body Shop.