The last BluegrassMMA Live of the year! Tonight we dig into the big Apex IV card that takes place on January 10th in Blountville, TN. “Relentless” Craig Johnson will meet Adam “Primetime” Townsend to kick start the year. Both men join the show to talk about the fight. Also joining us from the card will … Read more
As always, tonight’s episode BluegrassMMA Live kicks off at 9 p.m. ET (6 p.m. PT) and you can listen live by going to our page on BlogTalk Radio at www.blogtalkradio.com/prommanowradio where you can participate in the chat room by interacting with other listeners or submit questions for our guests. Listeners can also call the show at (347) 884-9986 if you have a question or a topic you would like to discuss.
The Cannon Center for Performing Arts was turned into The Cannon Center for Mixed Martial Arts on Saturday night in Memphis, TN. V3Fights definitely lived up to the hype in their first ever all pro event. From the opening bout’s TKO, to the main event’s five round WAR, every fight had fans on the edge of their seats. No question, “Fight of the Night” honors goes to Wade Johnson and Craig Johnson. These two warriors showed both skill and heart and had the place rocking Saturday night. “Knockout of the Night” goes to co-main event fighter, Adrian Miles. He was able to finish his opponent with some brutal ground and pound in the third round. “Submission of the Night” goes to Harry Johnson. Although known as a stand-up fighter, Johnson was able to latch on a standing guillotine choke to his opponent in the first round and choke him out unconscious.
As the sport of MMA continues to evolve, one thing has remained constant…. Wrestlers seem to dominate the sport and make elite MMA fighters. On January 18, fight fans are in for a treat when former collegiate wrestler “Relentless” Craig Johnson steps into the V3 cage to face Wade Johnson in the main event.
It has been announced that V3Fights’ first ever professional fight card will be headlined by undefeated fighter, Wade Johnson, and ground and pound specialist, Craig Johnson, at the Cannon Center in downtown Memphis, TN. Both fighters are known for finishing fights and entertaining the crowd with their tale
Matt Brown will be looking for another highlight reel knockout as the second round of the UCC light heavyweight Grand Prix continues on January 25th at the Hendersonville Expo Center in Nashville, TN. Brown, Ryan Walls, Teddy Holder, and Jesus Rivera are the semi-finalists looking to bring home the $10,000 check later this Spring in the first ever 205 pound tournament.
ProMMAnow.com’s Gary Thomas caught up with Craig Johnson following his pro debut victory over Zach Odom at “XFC 20: High Octane” Friday night in Knoxville, Tenn.