All time boxing great Sugar Ray Leonard was present for Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Saturday and said that even though Conor lost by TKO he still impressed him. Check it out.
Freddie Roach is a former boxer and producer of a lot of boxing world champions. Roach actually, kind of sort of endorsed Conor McGregor’s chances against Floyd Mayweather on August 26th. “I think we’re going to see a fight”, Roach said. Check out the full conversation below on the MMA Hour.
Former, and probably future UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier said some pretty surprising words about Jon Jones and his failed drug test. Jones knocked out Cormier to recapture the light heavyweight title and was quickly stripped when the news about a USADA violation broke. Check out what Cormier said on UFC Tonight.
Dana White very recently spoke with MMAJunkie.com and Dana theorized how Chuck Liddell would fair in a mega fight with a top level boxer like Conor McGregor has in Floyd Mayweather Jr. on August 26th. It’s very much the same, except for the fact that Chuck was fighting in mixed martial arts. I think the … Read more
Dana White was in the KA Theater at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas and spoke with reporters in attendance about how he thinks things will go down between Mayweather and McGregor on August 26th. He also discusses just why the fight is so big and what it means.
In case you hadn’t heard…Jon Jones flunked his UFC 214 drug test earlier this week. He is suspended by USADA until they can sort all of the details out, but the drama is in full swing. There’s even a conspiracy theory that one of Dana White’s biggest cash cows was set up so they could … Read more
Jose “Luke” Flores is unbeaten in his pro MMA career with seven wins and six by stoppage. The 29-year-old Texas lightweight will be featured on the upcoming episode of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series where he will face fellow undefeated prospect Matt Frevola. Luke is managed by Wade Hampel of Big Fight Management. Pro … Read more
Nashville heavyweight Mike Johnson will return to MMA action this weekend when he faces Clarksville’s Paul Faye at Johnathan Ivey’s Cage Fighting Championships at the MidTN Expo in Murfreesboro, Tenn. Pro MMA Now caught up with the big man to learn more about his MMA journey and get his thoughts on the matchup. Thanks for … Read more
Matt Hughes is a legend in the UFC. His welterweight title reigns, the way he carried himself as a champion, and the excitement his bouts gave fans cannot be overstated. Matt was airlifted to a hospital after his truck was hit by a train on June 16th and there was legitimate concern for his health … Read more
As Johnathan Ivey’s Cage Fighting Championships 2 draws closer to bringing mixed martial arts action to the MidTN Expo in Murfreesboro, Tenn. on Aug. 19, Pro MMA Now’s interviews with the fighters continues. In this fighter spotlight we talk with Nashville’s Desean Wolf, a former Marine who will be facing John Scott in lightweight action. … Read more