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

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

Ferguson and Khabib complaint train rolls on

Lightweights Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov have begun a trail of complaining that still hangs over The Octagon today. Khabib is the MMA equivalent of Kanye West when it comes to ego and Ferguson is starting to catch up. Both lightweights feel that they deserve the next title shot, but most think Ferguson should get … Read more

UFC 207: Cody Garbrandt storms out of interview with Cruz

Dominick Cruz, Renan Barao, UFC on FUEL TV 7

Dominick Cruz is one of the most respected UFC fighters and he is fearless. Prior to UFC 207 Dominick Cruz calls Cody Garbrandt  footage we have come to expect over the last few weeks. Cruz calls him a meathead, which he may very well be at times but wow – shots fired early. Cody says … Read more

Werdum says gay fighter has been chasing him

Recently, ex heavyweight champ Fabricio Werdum spoke with MMA Fighting responding to Junior Dos Santos. Dos Santos claims that Fabricio turned down a rematch against him for Saturday’s UFC 207. His rebuttal was a bit over the top. What ‘Cigano’ said was a bit weird. ‘Cigano’ has been chasing me for a long time. You usually go … Read more

Boxer Amir Khan creating a fight league

Boxer Amir Khan is launching a team-based MMA competition in Britain. The “Super Fight League” will feature eight British teams competing in a league format in 2017. Khan told the BBC: The market is massive for us. We want to reach countries like India with a population of 1.2 billion people. MMA is big and … Read more

VanZant vs. Waterson draws impressive ratings, White comments

Fox’s Saturday UFC broadcast of UFC on Fox: VanZant vs. Waterson that emanated from Sacramento averaged a solid 3.2 million viewers for the entire show. That’s 3.2 for the whole show which is pretty darn good. The FOX broadcast peaked at an impressive 4.8 million viewers. The peak numbers occurred during Michelle Waterson and Paige VanZant’s … Read more

3 more Things every MMA fighter should know

I did another article called Things all aspiring fighters need to know part 1 and a follow up called 5 more things amateur fighters need to know. This time I go even further and jump in to things that apply to both pro and amateur MMA fighters need to know. Pro or amateur you need … Read more

Wade Barrett opens up about WWE experience and future

Former WWE superstar Wade Barrett spoke with Sports Illustrated recently about his run in WWE. He had little to no control of his character and most fans will agree that the “Bad News” gimmick was gaining momentum. As WWE has done in the past it seemed they intentionally scrapped the gimmick once it was popular … Read more