Prospect Showcase: Holt Felkins

Before undefeated amateur standout Holt Felkins makes his highly anticipated professional debut against Victor Gallegos at Tachi PF 30 in Lemoore, Calif., on February 2, the former California state champion sat down with Pro MMA Now. How were you introduced to MMA to begin with? I really just wanted to do some kickboxing at first, … Read more

Catching Up With CES 41’s Greg Rebello

Before Greg Rebello takes on Danyelle Williams at CES MMA 41 on January 27 in Lincoln, R.I., LIVE on AXS TV Fights, the heavy-handed heavyweight caught up with Pro MMA Now. Before we get to your fight, how do you see the Tyler King-Keith Bell bout, which also goes down at CES 41, playing out? … Read more

NO: Anderson Silva wants McGregor

Anderson Silva, yep THAT Anderson Silva wants to fight McGregor. Get in line. Here’s what he told GLOBO: Now that I’m old, I’m beginning to challenge everyone. Oh, I want to beat this dwarf … what’s the boy’s name again? McGregor. It is not provocation. It’s just that I forget, I’m old. Old men know … Read more

Why MMA Should Be An Olympic Sport

The MMA has made a major leap forward in the public consciousness, and now is the time to start thinking about including it as an Olympic sport. There is a long tradition of combat sports in the Olympic Games, including events like boxing, judo, wrestling, fencing and Taekwondo. MMA has emerged over the last decade … Read more

Five Questions With Apex Fights 13’s Lee Poke

Before Lee “Doomsday” Poke fights Jonathan Nichols for the vacant Apex Fights Middleweight Championship at Apex Fights 13 on January 21 in Soddy-Daisy, Tenn., LIVE on FloCombat, the aspiring Cleveland, Tenn., 185-pounder sat down with Pro MMA Now. Where does the “Doomsday” nickname come from? I am probably the biggest comic nerd you’ll ever meet … Read more

Cody Stamann: ‘I’m Ready To Run The UFC’s Bantamweight Division’

Hot on the heels of an impressive, three-win 2016, top bantamweight prospect Cody Stamann (12-1, five straight wins) caught up with Pro MMA Now. If you had to sum up 2016, personally and professionally, with just one word, what would that word be? Winning. Three wins in one year. Is that ideal, or would you … Read more

Team MMA Battle 2 vs. 2 event debuts this weekend on FloCombat

Team MMA Battle will hold its inaugural event on Saturday, Jan. 21 from Myrtle Beach, S.C. The event features a 2 vs. 2 close-quarters-combat (CQC) format held within a type of obstacle course with a unique scoring system designed specifically for this new type of MMA event. Fans will be able to watch the event … Read more

Vitaly Bigdash retains middleweight title at ONE: Quest For Power – full results

ONE Championship returned to the Jakarta Convention Center in Indonesia today as middleweight champ Vitaly Bigdash retained his belt against “The Burmese Python” Aung La N Sang via unanimous decision. ONE: Quest for Power kicked off 2017 with a nine-fight card that included three knockouts, one submission and one No Contest. Full results for ONE: Quest for Power … Read more

CES 41’s Mike Rodriguez: ‘I’m All About That Action!’

Before top middleweight prospect Mike Rodriguez returns to action against Hector Sanchez at CES 41 on January 27 in Lincoln, R.I., LIVE on AXS TV Fights, the CES MMA Dorian J. Murray Fighter of the Year nominee sat down with Pro MMA Now. What are your overall thoughts on how 2016 played out from a … Read more

Eryk Anders: ‘I’m Ready For A Shot In The UFC’

Before undefeated 6-0 middleweight Eryk Anders returns to action, the former Alabama Crimson Tide defender caught up with Pro MMA Now. Now that the dust has settled, what are your thoughts on your alma mater’s loss in the national championship? Well, you know, those Clemson players are on scholarship too, man, and they have a … Read more