Monday Morning Quarterbacking With Dr. Rhadi Ferguson – January 6th

Happy New Year! I was able to finally lock down Ronda Rousey’s 2004 Olympic Teammate and fellow Pro MMA Now Staff Writer Dr. Rhadi Ferguson to ask him some questions about Ronda Rousey and here’s what he had to say. Jack Bratcher: Dr. Ferguson, what is your assessment of Ronda’s last fight with Miesha Tate? … Read more

Did Ben Askren Make The Right Move By Signing With One FC?

Let’s Get This Straight. Ben Askren Is A World Champion and an Olympian. Many Mixed Martial Arts organizations have much to offer but…. that Olympian credential, means that Ben Askren was one of the baddest dudes on the planet. And that credential is not up for argument. Can we argue where he ranks in MMA? … Read more

Wrestling one of three sports placed on short list for 2020 Olympics

Efforts to save Olympic wrestling are paying off. However, the fight is not over. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced today following a vote in St. Petersburg, Russia that wrestling was in a group of three sports selected as candidates for the final provisional sport spot in the 2020 and 2024 Olympic Games.

XYIENCE Signs UFC Athlete Ronda ‘Rowdy’ Rousey as Brand Ambassador

The UFC’s first female champion inks a one-year endorsement deal with the official energy drink of the UFC LAS VEGAS (April 23, 2013)– XYIENCE Xenergy, the official energy drink of the UFC®, has signed a one-year endorsement contract with Ronda Rousey, the UFC women’s bantamweight champion. Rousey, 26, is an Olympic bronze medalist in judo … Read more

Interview: Bjorn Rebney talks judo, Rick Hawn vs. Karo Parisyan, Olympic wrestling *VIDEO*

Bjorn Rebney and Dr. Rhadi Ferguson

ProMMAnow.com reporter and 2004 Olympian Dr. Rhadi Ferguson sat down with Bellator Chairman & CEO Bjorn Rebney to discuss a topic close to his heart, judo, and the welterweight bout between Karo Parisyan and Rick Hawn set to go down Thursday at Bellator 95 in Atlantic City.

UFC 157 media call with Ronda Rousey, Liz Carmouche, Dan Henderson, Lyoto Machida (full audio)

UFC 157

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) held a media call today to help promote their upcoming UFC 157 card on Feb. 23 at the Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif. UFC 157 is a historic event for the UFC and the sport of mixed martial arts in that it will mark the first female fight in the organization’s history.

Independent MMA Link Club

MMA link club

We’ve got U.K. MMA news, post-fight analysis of the Henderson-Edgar rematch, why you shouldn’t get too excited about the possibility of seeing MMA in the Olympics, interviews with Eduard Folayang and Daron Cruickshank, and a Ronda Rousey impression you won’t soon forget, all in this week’s Independent MMA Link Club.

Will we see Teddy Riner in the UFC?

Five-time world champion Judo player Teddy Riner won Olympic gold today at ExCel Arena in London. Representing France, Riner had won four bronze medals in the Olympics in Beijing four years ago, but today he picked up the highest crown any Olympic athlete can achieve by besting three-time Russian world champion Alexander Mikhaylin on penalties in the heavyweight final.

Spend an hour with Ronda Rousey right now

Are you a Ronda Rousey fan? Are you ga-ga for the golden-haired judoka who likes to rip arms from people’s bodies just for fun? If so then sit back, grab a cup of coffee — well, maybe two cups, because what we have here is nearly a full hour of the Rowdy one.