UFC featherweight king Conor McGregor will attempt to be the first fighter to hold belts in two weight divisions simultaneously when he takes on UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205. McGregor’s coach spoke to Submission Radio about the Irishman’s chances against Eddie. I honestly never really change my prediction because I see what Conor … Read more
XFC open fighter tryout winner Joby Sanchez talk about winning a five-fight contract with the Florida based MMA promotion and what his promotional debut next month at “XFC 20: High Octane” in Knoxville, Tenn. means for him and his career.
Coming off a highly successful show in Nashville, Tenn., Xtreme Fighting Championships will take their traveling band of warriors to the Grady Cole Center in Charlotte, N.C., for “XFC 19: Charlotte Showdown” on Aug. 3. XFC 19 will be headlined with a welterweight match-up between The Ultimate Fighter season 5 veteran Corey “The Real Deal” Hill (5-4), of Brookfield, Fla., and undefeated Jason “The Mover” South (8-0), of West Jordan, Utah.
Heavyweight prospect Scott “The Bear” Barrett (13-3) added another feather in his winner’s cap with a rather oddly-scored split decision win over Mike Russow training partner, Gabriel Salinas-Jones (5-3), at “XFC 18: Music City Mayhem” last Friday night in Nashville, Tenn. ProMMAnow.com reporter Gary Thomas caught up with Barrett after the bout to talk about his performance, to get his take on the judges’ scorecards and find out what’s next.
It took Albuquerque’s Heather Jo Clark, of Team Jackson/Winkeljohn, under two minutes to get the fight to the ground and submit Avery Vilche this past Friday night at “XFC 18: Music City Mayhem” in Nashville, Tenn. It was a bit of redemption for Clark who suffered a TKO loss in her last fight against Marianna Kheyfets at XFC 16 in February when the doctor stopped the bout after the first round due to concern over Clark’s eye being swollen.
Bowling Green, Kentucky’s Donald “High Intensity” Wallace handed Nashville, Tennessee’s Jason Blackford his first professional loss last Friday night at “XFC 18: Music City Mayhem” live on HDNet from the Municipal Auditorium in Nashville. ProMMAnow.com (www.prommanow.com) reporter Gary Thomas caught up with Wallace immediately after the bout to talk about his win.
ProMMAnow.com’s exclusive XFC 18 post-fight interviews keep on coming as our own Gary Thomas talks with American Top Team middleweight Joe Ray following his second round submission of Nashville’s Dustin West. Ray talks about the fight and also calls out Jeremy Smith who gave him his first pro loss in 2010.
ProMMAnow.com’s Gary Thomas caught up with SSF Academy’s Michael Graham following his unanimous decision win over Cory Robison at “XFC 18: Music City Mayhem” Friday night at Municipal Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn. Although Graham and Robison were both making their pro debuts, Graham felt a lot of people were underestimating him coming into the fight.