Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira career winding down, retirement in 2015?

If there was a fighter who looked much older than they actually are, it’s  Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira. “Minotauro” has been in some epic battles throughout his career and the punishment has looked to take its toll on him. The 38 year old Brazilian has dropped back to back fights. He was submitted by Fabricio Werdum … Read more

Randy Couture talks with Larry King about The Expendables series, MMA and more

MMA legend and The Expendables 3 star Randy Couture sat down with Larry King on “Larry King Now” to talk about his movie career, MMA and more. The two went from talking about his role in The Expendables series to Ronda Rousey as well as what happened between Couture and Dana White. Check out the … Read more

‘Gym Rescue’ with Randy Couture and Frank Shamrock premieres Aug. 10 on Spike TV

If you are an MMA fan and enjoy shows like “Bar Rescue”, then get ready for the Mixed Martial Arts version. The new series “Gym Rescue”, hosted by MMA legends Randy Couture and Frank Shamrock, will premiere on Spike TV on Sunday, Aug. 10, at 9 p.m. ET/PT. Couture and Shamrock will use their years … Read more

5 MMA masters of the stare down

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A stare down, for those who do not know the term, is when two fighters square off, usually for a photo opportunity before a fight. Some say that the stare down after weigh-ins is an art form and maybe one of the best parts of an MMA showdown. There have been some memorable ones like Wanderlei Silva vs everyone, Clay Guida vs. Diego Sanchez, and some not so great like Heath Herring vs. Yoshihiro Nakao. Herring knocked Nakao out cold after Nakao kissed him during a face to face pre-fight briefing from the referee. Pro MMA Now takes a look at some of the masters of the art and one might surprise you.

Spike TV announces Bellator MMA’s ‘Fight Master’ cast

The inaugural season of Spike TV’s “Fight Master: Bellator MMA” brings together 32 welterweight (170 lbs) fighters to compete for a spot in the Bellator MMA Tournament for a $100,000 prize. The series premieres on Wednesday, June 19 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT, featuring legends of the sport, Randy Couture, Greg Jackson, Frank Shamrock, and Joe … Read more

Independent MMA Link Club: XFC 23, BAMMA 12, Couture, Aldo, Invicta FC 5, ONE FC

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This week’s Independent MMA Link Club includes the XFC 23 main event announcement, a new match-up for BAMMA 12, an exclusive interview with Randy Couture as he talks about signing on with Spike TV for the Bellator reality show, a look at potential future match-ups for Jose Aldo, Invicta FC 5 match-ups and new info on an Eric Kelly injury prior to his ONE FC bout with Honorio Banario.

Interview: Randy Couture on his decision to sign with Bellator for Spike TV reality series

ProMMAnow.com (www.prommanow.com) reporter Daniel Theodore was on the scene in Santa Monica Tuesday for the Spike TV / Bellator press conference and spoke with UFC Hall of Famer Randy “The Natural” Couture about his decision to sign-on as a coach on their upcoming reality series “Fight Master: Bellator MMA”.

Randy Couture, Greg Jackson, Frank Shamrock and Joe Warren to coach Bellator MMA reality show

The Bellator MMA promotion will finally launch their MMA based reality show entitled “Fight Master: Bellator MMA” which will premiere this summer on Spike TV. Randy Couture, Greg Jackson, Frank Shamrock, and Joe Warren will helm four separate fight camps for 32 up-and-coming fighters looking to fight their way into the Bellator tournament and a $100,000 cash prize.