Overeem slams Fedor, says not the greatest of all time

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UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem spoke with Sirius XM’s Luke Thomas and Fedor Emelianenko’s name came up. Overeem said what a lot of people have been quietly, or loudly depending on which forum you visited. Ever since PrideFC disappeared after the UFC purchased it fans waited with anticipation for Fedor to enter The Octagon, but he didn’t … Read more

Five Questions with CES MMA 38’s Sean Soriano

Before Sean Soriano returns to action at CES MMA 38 versus fellow UFC vet Levan Makashvili on September 23 in Lincoln, R.I., live on AXS TV Fights, the Blackzilians fighter caught up with Pro MMA Now. How did you find MMA to begin with? I was playing baseball at the time. That kind of fell … Read more

Dana White makes the case for MMA as an Olympic sport

Ahead of this weekend’s epic UFC 202 Nate Diaz-Conor McGregor rematch, UFC President Dana White shares his thoughts on MMA becoming an Olympic sport in the near future. The leading man of the mixed martial arts revolution tells SportsCenter it’s something they’ve been working on for several years now. “We’ve been working on that probably like three … Read more

WTF: Three times we caught an MMA fighter obviously faking it

It happens everywhere. There are fighters who are in fear of getting knocked out and fall before getting killed like Bo Cantrell did against Kimbo Slice, or those who are simply out of breath, or losing the fight who fake getting hit by an illegal strike. The best examples are almost every Bob Sapp fight … Read more

5 fights that define Dan Henderson’s legacy

Michael Bisping (UFC 100) If you haven’t seen the KO Bisping received – what planet are you from. Even though Michael is one of my favorite fighters of all time I admit this was spectacular. After his corner shouted at him for circling in to Dan’s overhand right “H-bomb” for most of the fight it … Read more

In-depth with ‘Black Ice’: NCAA wrestling phenom Joey Davis ready for pro MMA debut

“Those who know how to win are much less numerous than those who know how to make proper use of their victories.” -Polybius (200-118 BC), History, and Bk X, 36 At the Bellator 160 Open Workouts this past Friday at Metro Flex Gym in Long Beach, Pro MMA Now’s Phantom Street Artist had the opportunity to selectively … Read more

McGregor trying to get UFC gym rights, talks UFC 200

Conor McGregor takes on Nate Diaz this weekend and his trash talk has diminished making way for real conversation. At a recent UFC 202 Q & A in a bare bones gym, from appearances, he briefly touched on his struggle with media obligations and his desire for his own official UFC gym. One of the … Read more

Moments of WTF: Who wins between these epic fail fighters?

In the land of crappy amateur and pro fighters Scott “Lionheart” Blevins is king. We submit to you someone we also find to be hilariously bad and we ask a question…who would win between Blevins and this man, Wesley “The Real Deal” O’neill. First, we submit to you Mr. O’neill. and his opponent….. This is … Read more

Shame, shame: Lesnar’s NSAC hearing set

Here we go…. Brock Lesnar’s first hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) has officially been set for August 23, 2016,taking place in Las Vegas, Nevada, this according to MMA Junkie. There has been a formal request for a temporary suspension for the former WWE and UFC Heavyweight champion. This is after Brock failed … Read more

Post WWE Ryback’s new name, asking price, and possible new wrestling home

Former WWE star “The Pre-show Stopper” Ryback now known simply as “The Big Guy” is currently charging a minimum of $4,500 for independent appearances, but a few exceptions have reportedly been made. Some promoters are leaking to the press that they are getting a discounted rate if they book the “Big Guy” for more than … Read more