Miesha Tate on her career, the Kaufman vs Modafferi fight, and Strikeforce

Miesha Tate (9-2 MMA, 2-1 SF) will be fighting in the one-night Strikeforce 135-pound women’s tournament on August 13, 2010 at ShoMMA 10:  Riggs vs. Taylor.  Miesha has been in the game for a while now and has defeated tough opponents like Jan Finney, Elaina Maxwell, Valerie Coolbaugh, and Zoila Frausto, the newest member of … Read more

Pro MMA Now strength and conditioning spotlight: Kelly Tekin’s Team Conditioned

Kelly Tekin is the strength and conditioning coach for some of the UFC and WEC’s top fighters including Jon Jones, Rashad Evans, Clay Guida, Donald Cerrone, and Leonard Garcia. ProMMAnow.com recently spoke to Kelly Tekin about the athletes she works with and her “Team Conditioned” system of training.

ProMMAnow.com exclusive interview: Coach Mike Winkeljohn *VIDEO*

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – ProMMAnow.com roving reporter Tami Carswell talks to Coach Mike Winkeljohn about several of the very well known fighters he, along with his coaching partner Greg Jackson, works with in Albuquerque. Coach Winkeljohn fills us in on how Keith Jardine is looking as he prepares for his upcoming bout against Matt Hamill at the … Read more

Bellator 21 results and play-by-play

Megumi Fuji (left) vs. Sarah Schneider - Photo courtesy of Tom Hill / www.TomHillPhotos.com

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Bellator Fighting Championships presents “Bellator 21” tonight live from the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. ProMMAnow.com is on the scene to report all the play-by-play action.

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Bellator 21 spotlight: Sarah Schneider pre-fight interview

ProMMAnow.com‘s Tami Carswell is on the scene in Hollywood, Fla., where she caught up with Sarah Schneider, who is taking on the women’s MMA pound-for-pound queen Megumi Fuji tonight at “Bellator 21“. Schneider discusses her training routine as well as the training partners who helped her get ready for this fight. Sarah also talks about … Read more

Tallahassee Combat Sports fighter, Mitchell Chamale stepping up to the big show at Bellator 21 on June 10

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – 135 lb. Mitchell Chamale (2-0), fighting out of Tallahassee Combat Sports, will go up against American Top Team’s Brian Eckstein (4-0-1) at Bellator 21 on Thursday, June 10, at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollyood, Fla. Bellator’s matchmaker approached Chamale after his last pro fight in Tallahassee. “He said … Read more

“Jackson’s MMA series 1” results and play-by-play

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Greg Jackson, the coach and trainer of such well-known UFC fighters as Rashad Evans, Keith Jardine, and Jon Jones, held his first “Jackson’s MMA Series” event at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Saturday night in Albuquerque. There were two women’s fights on the card as Natasha Creger defeated Jennifer Berg by arm … Read more

Tuff-N-Uff ‘Future Stars of MMA’ May 30 play-by-play and photos

LAS VEGAS – The jam packed MMA Memorial Day weekend in Vegas wrapped up with twelve fights on Sunday at another Amateur Fighting Champions show from Tuff-N-Uff promotions. The fights proved to be very exciting with no split decisions and full of KO victories. Included in the KO’s was a 14 second win for Barry … Read more

A look inside this weekend’s UFC Fan Expo in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Sin City was flooded with everything MMA this Memorial Day weekend. Everywhere there were Tapout, Xtreme Couture, and Affliction T-Shirts, and special UFC Fan Expo passes hung proudly on the necks of dedicated MMA fans. Fans, fighters, promoters, and sponsors of mixed martial arts showed up in numbers totaling approximately 125,000 … Read more

Jackson’s MMA Series kicks off June 5 in Albuquerque

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Greg Jackson, the world-renowned MMA coach of such fighters as Rashad Evans and Keith Jardine, is throwing his hat into the promotion business. Coach Jackson and Jackson’s Gym is presenting the “Jackson’s MMA Series I” on June 5, at the new Hard Rock Casino and Hotel in Albuquerque, N.M. The fight card … Read more