Ten questions with UFC newcomer Clifford Starks

Undefeated middleweight Clifford Starks talks to us about his recent UFC debut victory, his time spent on the wrestling team with Cain Velasquez at Arizona State, who he would like to fight next and much more.

Bellator 30 preliminary matches revealed

On September 23, Bellator Fighting Championships makes its return to 4th Street Live, in Louisville, KY. In addition to the news that Bryan Baker will face Jeremy Horn and Brent Weedman will face Jacob McClintock for a bid in the seaon 4 welterweight tournament, Pro MMA Now has also learned the matches that will round … Read more

Hornbuckle, Thomas, Pitbull, and Carl victorious at Bellator 15

Four exciting fights thrill a fans at the Mohegan Sun in central Connecticut UNCASVILLE, Conn. (April 22, 2010) – Three dominant first-round wins by Dan Hornbuckle, Ryan Thomas and Patricio Pitbull – as well as a hard-fought split-decision victory for U.S Army Sgt. Steve Carl – made for another exciting Bellator Fighting Championships event Thursday … Read more

Bellator 15 results and play-by-play

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – Bellator 15 takes place Thursday evening, April 22, at the Mohegan Sun and will broadcast on FOX Sports Net. The main event features a welterweight tournament match-up between Dan Hornbuckle (19-3) and Tyler Stinson (16-5), the winner of Bellator’s recent open tryout in Kansas City. Ryan Thomas gets a second chance tonight after … Read more

Bellator 15 weigh-in results and photos

Bellator 15 takes place Thursday, April 22, at the Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Conn., and will air live on FOX Sports Net.  In preparation for the event, the 16 fighters weighed in earlier today. The main event features a welterweight tournament match-up between Dan Hornbuckle (19-3) and Tyler Stinson (16-5), the winner of Bellator’s recent … Read more

Ryan Thomas gets second chance as he replaces ‘Judo’ Jim Wallhead at Bellator 15 this Thursday

CHICAGO, Ill. (April 19, 2010) — Ryan “The Tank Engine” Thomas, whose controversial loss to former U.S. Olympian Ben Askren generated substantial comment in the MMA world following Bellator 14 in Chicago last week, has been announced as a last-minute replacement for “Judo” Jim Wallhead at Bellator 15 in Connecticut this Thursday. Wallhead (18-5), who … Read more

Bellator Fighting Championships announces welterweight tournament matchups

CHICAGO, Ill. (February 26, 2010) – With its Season 2 kickoff now less than six weeks away, Bellator Fighting Championships today revealed the Round 1 matchups for its much-anticipated, nationally-televised welterweight tournament. The four first-round fights will take place as part of Bellator XIV on April 15th and Bellator XV on April 22nd. Bellator XIV … Read more

Bellator finalizes welterweight tournament roster with Brett Cooper and Ryan Thomas

CHICAGO, Ill. (February 24, 2010) – Bellator Fighting Championships put the final pieces in place for its much-anticipated Season 2 welterweight tournament today with the signings of knockout artist Brett Cooper (12-5) and UFC veteran Ryan “The Tank Engine” Thomas (10-3). Cooper and Thomas are the seventh and eighth confirmed participants in Bellator’s eight-man 170 … Read more