Woodley amped for Thompson rematch

After a knock down, drag out draw at UFC 205 the trash talk between participants Stephen Thompson and welterweight champ Tyrone Woodley has been insane. Woodley has opened up recently and in a big way. Here’s what he said to about the impending rematch at UFC 209 on his own podcast The Morning Wood: “He … Read more

Dana White fires back at Meryl Streep for MMA diss

UFC President Dana White says mixed martial arts is not going to be for everyone and the last thing he would expect is for an “uppity 80-year-old lady” to be in the MMA demographic. White was responding the comments actress Meryl Streep made about MMA in her acceptance speech at the Golden Globes on Sunday night when she … Read more

Mike Goldberg finally releases statement on UFC release

The voice of the UFC to many was play-by-play commentator Mike Goldberg. “It is allll over” and “reign supreme” are just a couple of his famous quotes and he will be missed. Goldberg was released after UFC 207 with no fanfare at all from the UFC despite his years of dedication.  Fans and fighters alike were … Read more

The dirtiest KO you may ever see

It doesn’t get any more lowdown than a guy faking a glove touch only to deliver a knockout blow, but that’s exactly what happened Saturday morning at WBK 22 in China when Russian heavyweight Ibragim Khalilov sucker-punched Bakhtiyar Barotov. Technically Khalilov got the win in just three-seconds, but is it a victory he can be proud of, … Read more

Miles Anstead To Dana White: ‘Sign Me Already!’

After a breakout 2016 year, top middleweight prospect Miles Anstead (9-1, three straight finishes) sat down with Pro MMA Now to talk about what’s next. If you had to describe 2016 with one word, what would it be? It’s been great. Our whole team really came together and I personally had a couple good wins … Read more

Tristar’s Coach Firas Zahabi gives Nunes vs. Rousey post-fight analysis

Renowned Tristar head coach Firas Zahabi gives his thoughts on Edmond Tarverdyan and his coaching of Ronda Rousey, as well as how she has performed in some of her most notable past fights and what led to her first-round knockout loss to Amanda Nunes at UFC 207. In contrast to most of the Internet, Firas … Read more

CES 41’s Kris Moutinho Eyes 135 Or 125 Title In 2017

Before top bantamweight prospect Kris Moutinho returns to action versus Jason Rine at CES MMA 41 on January 27 in Lincoln, R.I., LIVE on AXS TV Fights, the Milford, Mass., brawler sat down with Pro MMA Now. If you had to sum up 2016 with just one word, what would it be? Spectacular! It was a … Read more

Introducing new UFC bantamweight Ricardo Ramos

UFC President Dana White announced on the newest episode of “Lookin’ for a Fight” that he was bringing on-board 21-year-old Brazilian bantamweight Ricardo “Carcacinha” Lamos (9-1) after seeing him handle Alfred Khashakyan (8-3) at an NEF event this past Summer. Ricardo is also a Legacy FC veteran with eight of his nine wins coming via stoppage. … Read more

Five Questions With ACB 51’s Nolan Ticman

Before Kings MMA standout Nolan Ticman returns to action versus Saul Elizondo at ACB 51 on January 13 in Irvine, Calif., LIVE and FREE on YouTube, the dynamic UFC vet caught up with Pro MMA Now. Did you fall in love with MMA right away? Right away. I was very competitive as a wrestler and … Read more

CES 41’s Pat Walsh Talks Move From Middleweight to Heavyweight

Before Pat Walsh fights Kevin Haley at CES MMA 41 on January 27 in Lincoln, R.I., the UFC vet and former The Ohio State University wrestler sat down with Pro MMA Now. When you were first signed with the UFC, do you think you were ready for that level of competition? I was very early … Read more