WSOF 6: Burkman vs. Carl official weigh-in results

World Series of Fighting 6 main event fighters Josh Burkman and Steve Carl both weighed in at exactly 169.6 pounds at the official Weigh-In for the inaugural WSOF Welterweight World Championship title, which will take place on Saturday night at the BankUnited Center in Coral Gables, Fla.

“Strikeforce: Miami” Spotlight: Pro MMA Now exclusive interview with Pablo “The Hurricane” Alfonso

On Jan. 30, 2010, Strikeforce will hold its first event of the year at the BankAtlantic Center in Miami, Fla. It is a card stacked with talent, and while most of the MMA world is focused on the main card with the Cyborgs, the Lashleys, and the Walkers, there is some local Florida talent on the preliminary card that should not be overlooked.

Representing MMA Masters, and a BJJ brown belt under Daniel Valverde, Pablo “The Hurricane” Alfonso (5-2) will make his Strikeforce debut against undefeated American Top Team fighter Marcus “Parrumpinha” da Matta (7-0).

Pablo is coming off a triangle choke victory over Jason Goodall at “XFC 9: Evolution” last September, in a bout which earned him the XFC Bantamweight Title. Now just days away from the biggest fight of his career, Pablo knows his opponent well, and feels confident he will emerge the victor. Pro MMA Now ( spoke to “The Hurricane” this week about the upcoming fight and his career in MMA.

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“XFC 9: Evolution”- play by play and quick results

The XFC is back in action tonight with “XFC 9: Evolution”, taking place in Tampa, Florida and broadcasting live on HDNet. It has been nearly a year since the XFC has been back on their home turf after taking the promotion on the road to Knoxville, Tenn. for “XFC 8: Regional Conflict.”

PRO MMA ( will be providing play by play coverage of the event, which is headlined by the controversial fighter “War Machine” (9-2) as he faces off with Bellator veteran Mikey Gomez (9-7).

Also on the card is exciting up and coming fighter Chris Barnett (1-0) as he looks to improve his record to 2-0 against Daniel Perez (3-0).

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Square Ring Promotions brings best of south Florida MMA to North Lauderdale on March 14th

Kenny Moss will fight March 14

On March 21st Roy Jones Jr.’s Square Ring Promotions will be holding their “March Badness” card headlined by Jones Jr. himself taking on Omar Sheika. However, prior to that event, this Saturday, March 14, in North Lauderdale, Florida, Square Ring Promotions will be holding their first MMA event as a sort of tune-up for the “big show” on the 21st. The March 14th event will be an all-MMA card as opposed to the “March Badness” on the 21st which will be a combination MMA/boxing event. PRO MMA ( received the full fight line-up for this weekend’s card from Square Ring Promotions today: 

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