Video: Watch Lavar Johnson KO Joey Beltran in the UFC on FOX 2 “Knockout of the Night”

Lavar “Big” Johnson served notice to the UFC heavyweight division in his Octagon debut Saturday night with this first round knockout of the incredibly durable Joey “The Mexicutioner” Beltran.

Ready to get mean: 10 questions with Trevor Prangley – a ProMMAnow.com exclusive

Shark Fights light heavyweight champ Trevor Prangley faces Keight Jardine in the “Shark Fights 13” main event this Saturday, Sept. 11. Prangley talked to us about facing “The Dean of Mean”.

Josh Koscheck: “Dana White doesn’t like me”

UFC’s number one welterweight contender, the man who will fight champion Georges St-Pierre (20-2 MMA, 14-2 UFC) for the title at the culmination of their coaching duties on “The Ultimate Fighter” season 12, apparently got wind of a recent interview with UFC President Dana White, in which he said Josh Koscheck (15-4 MMA, 13-4 UFC) … Read more

Mann Talk – An insomniac’s perspective on Fitch, Koscheck and Dana White

It has been a while since my last column. My life has been extremely busy, and my Advanced Reporting Methods class is slowly killing me. Anxiety, caused by the class, has given me Fight-Club-level insomnia. Even though I would only wish insomnia on my worst enemies, it also has a few perks. Staying up all … Read more

How bad does Jon Fitch want a title shot?

NEWARK, N.J. – After his complete domination of Dan Hardy Saturday night in Newark, N.J., UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St. Pierre is in need of a new challenger. Jon Fitch, who won a unanimous decision over Ben Saunders, said at the UFC 111 post-fight press conference that he had won four fights in a row … Read more

Luke Rockhold talks Strikeforce victory, Walker vs Canseco, skateboarding, and more – a ProMMAnow.com interview

American Kickboxing Academy’s Luke Rockhold earned his seventh professional victory and his sixth straight win in Strikeforce last weekend at “Strikeforce Challengers 6” in San Jose. For some odd reason, his opponents just can’t seem to make it out of the first round. Whether by submission, and now TKO, Rockhold keeps proving he is the … Read more

Dan Hardy fires back at critics and AKA

As UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre prepares to defend his title against Dan Hardy on March 27, there are those who feel Hardy is not deserving of a title shot.¬†In a blog post¬†entitled, “Dan Hardy: It’s fun being in the spotlight,” published Monday on thisisnottingham.co.uk, “The Outlaw” addresses some of those critics. I am … Read more