Meet Hot Unbeaten Bantamweight Prospect Trent ‘Niñoloco’ Girdham

Trent Thomas Girdham aka “Niñoloco” is a 20-year-old unbeaten fighter out of Sydney, Australia who will be fighting under the Absolute Championship Berkut (ACB) banner as they make their debut on the Gold Coast in December. Girdham has been dominating the regional circuit in his home country with a 50-percent finishing rate and is currently … Read more

MMA fighter gets choked out, wakes up and scores walk-off KO!

Anything can happen in the fight game, we’ve seen that. But this may be a first. Case in point was the co-main event at ACB 64 when Denis Mutsnek caught Nashkho Galaev in a guillotine choke in the first round. Galaev looks to go limp for a moment as the referee checks on him. Mutsnek seems to think the ref is stopping the fight and lets up for a moment long enough for his opponent to regain consciousness. Then in round two Galaev lands a perfectly timed knee as Mutsnek shoots in and knocks him out cold! Epic! (the KO comes at 9:15 mark)

Interview with ACB 62 headliner Adam ‘Prime Time’ Townsend

East Tennessee’s Adam “Prime Time” Townsend (17-4) is headed to Rostov-On-Don, Russia where he will face hometown star Alexandr Shabliy (15-3) in the ACB 62 main event on June 17. Having knocked out his last three opponents in a row, Townsend is looking to take that momentum into enemy territory and add Shabliy to his list … Read more

Adam Townsend vs. Alexandr Shabliy to headline ACB 62

Top East Tennessee prospect Adam “Primetime” Townsend (17-4) will face hometown star Alexandr “Peresvet” Shabliy (15-3) on June 17 in a lightweight main event at ACB 62 from Express Arena in Rostov-On-Don, Rostov, Russia. The matchup was announced this week. Townsend has knocked out his last three opponents in a row, most recently stopping Marcus Edwards (12-5) … Read more

Watch ACB 57: Payback FREE live stream online

ACB 57: Payback will take place Saturday, April 15, from Luzhniki Palace of Sports in Moscow, Russia. In the main event Magomed Magomedov (13-1) defends his ACB bantamweight title against Petr Yan (6-1). The bout is a rematch from March of last year when Magomedov edged out a split decision victory over Yan. You can watch … Read more

ACB 51 live stream and results

Absolute Championship Berkut makes their North American debut with ACB 51: Silva vs. Torgeson Friday night, Jan. 13 in Irvine, Calif. Former UFC light heavyweight standout Thiago Silva will face Jared Torgeson in the main event. Several other UFC vets are on the card as well including Rodney Wallace, Mike Kyle, Tim Hague, Pat Healy … Read more

Catching up with ACB 51 flyweight Cory Alexander

Absolute Championship Berkut will host its first show in North America with ACB 51 on Friday, Jan. 13 from Bren Events Center in Irvine, Calif. It’s a big card with some big names and is expected to stream live and free on Youtube. Making his second appearance inside the ACB cage that night will be … Read more

Five Questions With ACB 51’s Nolan Ticman

Before Kings MMA standout Nolan Ticman returns to action versus Saul Elizondo at ACB 51 on January 13 in Irvine, Calif., LIVE and FREE on YouTube, the dynamic UFC vet caught up with Pro MMA Now. Did you fall in love with MMA right away? Right away. I was very competitive as a wrestler and … Read more

Five Questions With ACB 51’s Rodney Wallace

Before Rodney Wallace returns to action versus undefeated European prospect Shamil Gamzatov at ACB 51 on January 13 in Irvine, Calif., LIVE and FREE on YouTube, the UFC vet caught up with Pro MMA Now. How were you introduced to MMA to begin with? I started after playing football. Jiu-jitsu led to fighting. Why MMA? I’m a … Read more

ACB 51’s Terrion Ware: ‘I Have A Style That People Like’

Before Terrion Ware tries to win his third straight fight when he takes on Nick Mamalis at ACB 51 on January 13 in Irvine, Calif., the hard-hitting bantamweight caught up with Pro MMA Now. How did you find MMA to begin with? I’ve been an athlete my entire life. About six years ago, before I … Read more