With 42 wins on his MMA record, UFC vet and former WEC middleweight champ Joe “Diesel” Riggs has finished 21 opponents by knockout and 16 by submission. In MMA fights he’s won, he’s only gone to decision four times. He’s an old school scrapper who had his first recorded pro MMA fight back in 2001. … Read more
Battlegrounds MMA place Friday evening, Oct. 3, from Tulsa, Okla. The event features a throwback to the old days with a one night eight-man elimination tournament. Chael Sonnen and pro wrestling’s Jim Ross will commentate the event. ProMMAnow.com (www.prommanow.com) will have live results right here. Battlegrounds MMA results: Roan Carneiro def. Brock Larson by unanimous … Read more
“UFC 148: Silva vs. Sonnen II” takes place Saturday night in Las Vegas and you know what that means. That’s right, it’s time for ProMMAnow.com to round up the troops to send in their staff picks. And whether it was by snail mail, email or carrier pigeon, or Furby with his smoke signals, we have the complete main card breakdown and predictions for you right here. This one is a biggie!
The UFC 148 event will feature a featherweight bout on the main card between former number one contender Chad Mendes as he takes on TUF alum Cody McKenzie. This bout will be a classic wrestler vs. grappler affair as Mendes is known for his wrestling and McKenzie is a submission specialist with the guillotine choke.
This is the latest video blog installment of Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey. The video features footage of Rousey and UFC featherweight fighter Cody McKenzie talking about Cody’s theory on airplanes needing parachutes. The pair then go on to do some training on a hill in L.A. ending with McKenzie somersaulting down the hill.
A new fight has been added to the UFC 148 card, Chad Mendes (11-1) will take on Cody McKenzie (13-2) in a featherweight matchup set to take place on Independence Day weekend. The fight was announced by UFC officials who confirmed that verbal agreements have been made for the bout which will be McKenzie’s UFC debut at featherweight.