Kentucky’s Hardrock MMA hits milestone with 50th event

UFC 152 has garnered most of the attention for this upcoming weekend but in Kentucky the buzz is about a regional show that is celebrating a rare feat. Hardrock MMA is on the cusp of their four year anniversary and Saturday’s event marks the 50th event held by the promotion. To celebrate the crew at … Read more

Raphael Davis gets plea bargain for insurance fraud charges

Pro MMA fighter and Bellator veteran Raphael “Noodle” Davis has reached a plea bargain on four counts of felony insurance fraud. Davis, who is also an Los Angeles firefighter, was charged earlier this year with filing false workers’ compensation claims.

Hell freezes over: King Mo and Rampage become BFFs

It wasn’t that long ago Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal and Quinton “Rampage” Jackson spewed vitriol at one another like Tony Soprano vs. Tom Kane and were probably just a couple insults away from meeting in a back alley parking lot for some bare-knuckle score-settling.

Interview: Daniel Straus ready to fight despite Bellator 145 title situation

Bellator season six featherweight tournament winner Daniel Straus (20-4) was scheduled to fight the winner of Pat Curran vs. Patricio “Pitbull” Friere for the Bellator 145-pound title but Curran suffered an injury, so Straus is currently sidelined without an opponent and without a fight. ProMMAnow.com talked with Straus about the situation.

Bellator signs heavyweight Ryan Martinez

The Bellator Heavyweight roster continues to grow as the promotion announced today the signing of Ryan Martinez. The Infinite MMA product joins Bellator with a dominating 7-1 record, including an impressive victory over former two-time NCAA heavyweight champion Mark Ellis. Martinez will debut with Bellator on August 24 against a soon to be named opponent.