WSOF 21: Palmer vs. Horodecki full card

The order of bouts is official for World Series of Fighting’s (WSOF.com) much-anticipated, 11-fight Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) world championship doubleheader, live on NBCSN from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada on Friday, June 5. “We are excited to return to Edmonton with a tremendous lineup of fights, including two world championship bouts and a host of matchups … Read more

WSOF 21: Palmer vs. Horodecki adds several fights to June 5 event

The lineup for World Series of Fighting’s (WSOF.com) world championship doubleheader on Friday, June 5 continues to come together, and six contests featuring some of Canada’s top up-and-coming fighters, not to mention a Brazilian veteran, traveling to hostile territory, have been booked for the evening’s preliminary card. The new additions include lightweights Stephen “Big Bad” … Read more

MFC 37 prelim bouts to stream LIVE on Facebook

For the first time in Maximum Fighting Championship history, the Canadian MMA promotion will offer a free LIVE stream of the “MFC 37: True Grit” preliminary card bouts on Facebook.

Marcus Hicks vs. Rob McCullough: The great fight that almost was

Marcus Hicks vs. Rob McCullough; the fight started off very slow with both guys circling and circling and circling and circling, throwing feints, and jabs that weren’t meant to land. For some reason, they would not engage each other. This is often called the “feeling out” period, except their “feeling out” period lasted the entire first round.

The second round from Hicks vs. McCullough was an amazing round. Hicks landed a big overhand punch that dropped McCullough, instead of going for ground and pound to try and finish him off, Hicks tried to secure a guillotine choke to submit the former lightweight champion. McCullough survived and Hicks found himself underneath his opponent eating a few punches.

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“WEC 39: Brown vs. Garcia”- Results and play-by-play updates

Keep it locked here at PRO MMA (promma.info) as we will bringing you the official results and live round-by-round coverage of tonight’s “WEC 39: Brown vs. Garcia” event, taking place at The American Bank Center Arena in Corpus Christi, Texas.

Tonight’s event will be headlined by WEC featherweight champion Mike Brown vs. Leonard Garcia. Brown will be trying to defend his title for the first time against the very scrappy and heavy handed Leonard Garcia. In addition to the title fight, former lightweight champion Rob McCullough and “The Wrecking Ball” Marcus Hicks will face off in their quest to move back up the ladder of the WEC’s lightweight division.

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Video cram session for WEC 39

With WEC 39 taking place tonight, we here at PRO MMA (promma.info) wanted to provide our readers with an opportunity to get ready for the event with some choice videos of the fighters. Most of the videos will be fights, but there will also be interviews or other types that give insight into a fighter’s personality. You will get to see Mike Brown’s fight with Hermes Franca in Hook n’ Shoot, Bart Palaszewski vs. Jim Miller in the IFL, Mike Budnik vs. Ryan Robinson and much more.

Videos after the jump…

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WEC 39 weigh in results

Here are the official weigh-in results for Sunday’s WEC card at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi, Texas. The card, which is headlined by the WEC featherweight title bout between Mike Brown and Leonard Garcia, airs live on VERSUS beginning at 9:00pm ET / 6:00pm PT. All fighters successfully made weight. Main Event – … Read more

WEC 39: BROWN vs GARCIA takes place this Sunday, March 1 – preview

WEC Featherweight Champion Mike Brown (20-4) will make his first title defense against number one contender Leonard “Bad Boy” Garcia (12-3) this Sunday, March 1, 2009 at the Bank Atlantic Center in Corpus Christi, Texas. Brown defeated WEC ‘poster boy’ Urijah Faber (22-2) at WEC 36 in November, 2008 to win the title. It was Faber’s first loss in thirteen fights. Prior to that, Brown defeated Jeff Curran (29-10-1) and is on an eight fight win-streak.

This will be the WEC’s first foray into Texas and Leonard Garcia, who hails from Plainview, Texas, will most certainly have a large number of fans supporting him at the event. Garcia is a UFC transplant and has had two straight wins in the WEC, his most recent being a first round TKO over Jens Pulver at WEC 36 back in November 2008. Fans are not going to want to blink when Brown and Garcia match up this Sunday.

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THE INFO: exclusive interview with ‘Razor’ Rob McCullough – PRO MMA podcast

Former WEC Lightweight champion, ‘Razor’ Rob McCullough (16-5), joined Matt De La Rosa on Thursday afternoon for a special edition of ‘THE INFO’. McCullough will take on Marcus Hicks (8-1) at WEC 39 on March 1st. ‘Razor’ talked about his upcoming 155 pound bout, his experience training with Shawn Tompkins at Xtreme Couture, his love … Read more