Watch Frank Mir’s first round destruction of Todd Duffee at UFC Fight Night 71

After 14 years in the UFC, 36-year-old Frank Mir (18-9) continues to impress. After four straight losses between 2012-2014 it looked like Mir’s days in the UFC were all but done. But a first round KO of Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva in Januray showed us Mir still had something left in the tank — AND NOW THIS! … Read more

UFC Fight Night 71: Mir vs. Duffee LIVE results

It’s a Wednesday night event for the UFC! UFC Fight Night 71 takes place this evening from Valley View Casino Center in Sand Diego and is headlined with a heavyweight showdown between submission ace Frank Mir (17-9) and the heavy-handed Todd Duffee (9-2), who has won all nine of his victories via knockout. The first fight … Read more

UFC Fight Night 71: Mir vs. Duffee full card

The UFC fight machine keeps rolling this week with their third event inside a week with the upcoming UFC Fight Night 71 event on Wednesday night in San Diego, California. The event will be headlined by the UFC heavyweight scrap between former champion Frank Mir and up and comer Todd Duffee. The co-main event will … Read more

Green injured, Gilbert Melendez to face Al Iaquinta at UFC Fight Night San Diego

UFC lightweight Bobby Green has withdrawn from his upcoming fight against Al Iaquinta due to an injury. UFC officials have announced that Gilbert Melendez has agreed to replace Green. Melendez (22-5) just competed this past Saturday, losing a split decision against Eddie Alvarez. He has dropped three of his last four bouts with two of … Read more

UFC Fight Night 71: Al Iaquinta set to take on Bobby Green in lightweight scrap

UFC officials have announced what should be an exciting fight for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 71 event that’s set to take place on July 15 in San Diego. TUF alum Al Iaquinta and Bobby Green have verbally agreed to fight in a pivotal lightweight matchup. The event will take place at the Valley View … Read more

ProMMANow.com UFC 181 Staff Picks

Here we go! The last big event of the year and the next to last overall. UFC 181 is a pretty solid card featuring two title fights and great match ups. Who could be mad at a card with Faber, Pettis, Lawler, Hendricks and even Todd Duffee! The main card will air on pay per … Read more

Preparing for Conflict: Nick Smiley blog #3 – Turning the Corner

Monday morning I realized how sick I was after coughing all night. In talking with Todd Duffee, we decided it would be best for me to go back to Savannah to see my primary care doctor. I didn’t want to risk getting guys like Glover Teixeira sick before his UFC light heavyweight title shot. Bright … Read more

Preparing for Conflict: Nick Smiley blog #2 — Realization!

After working a five-day stint as security in Savannah’s City Market District on St. Patrick’s Day — for those who are uninformed, it’s the world’s second largest St. Patrick’s Day celebration — and everything that could go wrong did go wrong. I had to get two molars cut out following an errant haymaker from a … Read more

Independent MMA Link Club double dose: Best of 2012 and top links to kick off 2013

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Welcome to 2013 mixed martial arts fans! We have our usual collection of top stories from the previous week, as well as a collection of some of our favorite posts from the past year.