Raufeon Stots ready to show Rob Emerson is ‘past his prime’ at VFC 56

Undefeated Roufusport talent “Supa” Raufeon Stots (7-0) will return to the Victory FC cage on April 14 when he challenges UFC veteran Rob Emerson (19-11) for his bantamweight title at VFC 56 live on UFC Fight Pass. We heard Rob’s thoughts on the fight yesterday, and now Pro MMA Now talks with Raufeon about the matchup and what this … Read more

Two-division Victory FC champ Rob Emerson talks upcoming title fight

Two-division Victory FC champion Rob Emerson (19-11) will return to action on Friday, April 14 when he defends his bantamweight title against unbeaten Raufeon Stots (7-0) at VFC 56 live on UFC Fight Pass. ProMMAnow.com caught up with the 35-year-old UFC veteran and TUF 5 standout to get his thoughts on the matchup and what he has left … Read more

Four Bellator 127 fighters fail drug tests; Coker responds

UFC isn’t the only one dealing with a slew of failed drug tests lately. In fact, four Bellator fighters were popped in California following their fights in Temecula earlier this month. The California State Athletic Commission announced today that all 22 fighters on the Bellator 127 card were tested, and these four tested positive for … Read more

Bellator 116 live results

Bellator 116 goes down tonight from Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, Calif., and feature the Bellator Heavyweight, Middleweight and Welterweight tournament semifinals. Lavar Johnson and Blagoi Ivanov clash in the Heavyweight headliner. Aside from Johnson, quite a few other UFC vets and recognizable names are on this card including Rob Emerson, Vladimir Matyushenko, Karo … Read more

Bellator MMA: Jared Downing to face Patricio Pitbull on July 31

A labrum injury has forced Rob “The Saint” Emerson off of the July 31stfight card, where he was originally scheduled to face longtime Bellator veteran Patricio Pitbull. That won’t stop Pitbull from stepping in the cage, as Jared Downing will now battle the explosive Brazilian striker live on Spike TV.

Bellator MMA 97 full fight card for July 31 in Albuquerque

Bellator Fighting Championships’ Summer Series returns with Bellator MMA 97 on Wednesday, July 31, at the Santa Ana Star Center in Albuquerque, N.M. The event is headlined with two title fights as lightweight champ Michael Chandler takes on David Rickels, and welterweight champ Ben Askren takes on Andrey Koreshkov live on Spike TV.

Bellator 97: Askren vs. Koreshkov welterweight title fight set for July 31

The Bellator MMA promotion returns to Albuqurque, New Mexico, on July 31 when welterweight champion Ben Askren looks to defend his title against Audrey Koreshkov in the main event of Bellator 97.

The Project Files: The Tachi Shuffle

With Tachi Palace Fights 11 coming up on December 2nd, the card is still going through changes. Promoter Jeremy Luchau details the challenges as more fighters are injured including headliner Ian McCall.

Gibson vs. Gomez at Tachi Palace Fights 11 on Dec. 2

Cody Gibson and Ulysses Gomez seemed to be headed in much different paths. Gibson (5-1) was fresh off of a victory of Walel Watson (9-2) that thrust the Visalia, Calif. bantamweight into the Tachi Palace Fights title picture.