Jeff Lacy signs contract to fight Nick Diaz in a boxing match

May 6, 2011 – The hottest fighter in the mixed martial arts landscape right now is Stocktons own, Nick Diaz. He is currently riding an 11-fight win streak and has been mentioned as a potential super-fight candidate to face-off against UFC welterweight champion George St. Pierre at the end of 2011. Due to the structuring … Read more

Professional boxer James Toney wants to fight in the UFC

Boxing’s current NABO and IBA Heavyweight Champion, James Toney, wants to fight in the UFC. He has been coming to UFC events, trying to talk to UFC President Dana White, and Saturday night at UFC 108’s post-fight press conference he confronted White in front of the media. White said they were going to sit down … Read more

Roy Jones Jr. vs. Danny Green – full fight

If you haven’t seen this whole fight yet, well, here it is. The intro is about ten times as long as the fight. The bout starts at about the 19:00 mark. Australian Danny Green stops Roy Jones Jr. just two minutes into the first round. After the bout, Danny Green can be overheard saying to … Read more

UFC fans gets their hero back with Silva KO – Roy Jones, Jr. impressed

The word was that Roy Jones, Jr. was at UFC 101 scouting out Anderson Silva, to get a look at the UFC Middleweight Champion up close. Silva has made no secret of the fact he wants to box Roy Jones, Jr. He would do it today if he could. However, he has this little thing called a contract with a big company called Zuffa that will not allow it. Not now. Not ever, as long as he is in the UFC.

Anderson Silva had fell under heavy criticism following his last two fights. First there was the very odd fight against Patrick Cote. Silva danced around Cote, played with him, dodged, ducked, and glided all over the Octagon until Cote’s knee gave out and was unable to continue. Due to the anti-climactic ending to a main event fight, fans left unsatisfied.

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Strikeforce agrees to Nick Diaz vs. Roy Jones Jr. in MMA fight

Following Nick Diaz’s second round stoppage of Frank Shamrock on Strikeforce’s “Shamrock vs. Diaz” card which was broadcast live on Showtime on April 11th, the Stockton bad boy called out professional boxing legend Roy Jones Jr. in a boxing match.

Diaz is not the first MMA fighter to call out Jones Jr.. UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva has been wanting to fight the former Ring Magazine pound for pound boxing champion for years. However, UFC President Dana White has made it perfectly clear, as long as Anderson Silva is under contract with the UFC, he will not be allowed to have a professional boxing match with Roy Jones Jr.

Roy Jones Jr. recently said he would even be willing to come into Silva’s world and meet him inside the UFC Octagon for an MMA fight! Once again White shot the match down and said the the fight would “make some money,” but it would “hurt MMA in the long run,” and “it’s not what we do.”

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“March Badness” LIVE round by round updates & results from Pensacola, Florida

“March Badness”, the hybrid boxing/MMA event promoted by Square Ring Promotions is going down tonight, Saturday, in Pensacola, Florida. Headlining the card will be boxing legend, Roy Jones, Jr. vs. Omar Sheika. The MMA portion of the card will feature former WWE wrestler Bobby Lashley vs. Jason Guida, who is the brother of UFC fighter, Clay Guida and Jeff Monson vs. Roy “Big Country” Nelson in a heavyweight headliner. PRO MMA (promma.info) will be providing live round by round updates and results.

Dennis Hallman 169 lbs. vs. Danny Ruiz 170 lbs.
rd.1 – Hallman takes down Ruiz right away. Showing why Hallman was the only man ever to submit Matt Hughes TWICE (both times in under a minute), he took Ruiz’s back with one hook and sunk in the rear naked choke for the tap out at 1:50. Dennis Hallman def. Danny Ruiz by submission (RNC) in rd.1

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Weigh-in results for ‘Bobby Lashley vs. Jason Guida card’ in Pensacola, Florida (video)

Bobby Lashley will fight Jason Guida in Pensacola

PRO MMA (promma.info) has received the official weigh in results for the Roy Jones, Jr. hybrid Pro Boxing/MMA event taking place tomorrow, Saturday, March 21, 2009 at the Pensacola Civic Center in Pensacola, Florida. The event, promoted by Roy Jones, Jr.’s Square Ring Promotions, will air LIVE on pay-per-view beginning 9 PM/ET 6 PM/PT.

We will be providing live round by round updates and results from the event, so be sure to keep your browsers set on PRO MMA (promma.info) Saturday night to see if Jason Guida can possibly stop the freight train known as Bobby Lashley. Dennis Hallman, Din Thomas, Jeff Monson, and Roy Nelson will also be on the MMA portion of the card.

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Jason Guida shares his thoughts on Bobby Lashley

PRO MMA (promma.info) just received this new video of Jason Guida preparing for his upcoming fight with Bobby Lashley this Saturday night March 21st in the Roy Jones Jr. promoted hybrid boxing/MMA card entitled, “March Badness” in Pensacola, Florida. Guida also shares his thoughts on his opponent who used to be a professional wrestler with … Read more

With Shamrock out, Jason Guida will face Bobby Lashley at “March Badness”

With Ken Shamrock facing a nationwide one year suspension for steroid use, Jason Guida will instead face Bobby Lashley at Roy Jones’ “March Badness” event. Versus.com broke the news that Guida (17-19), who is best known as the brother of UFC lightweight contender Clay Guida (25-9 MMA, 5-3 UFC), and as the guy that got dismissed from his shot at being on “The Ultimate Fighter” Season 8 after failing to make weight.

Bobby Lashley (1-0) has very limited MMA experience, but will have a significant weight and strength advantage over Guida. Guida is coming in on a 3 fight losing streak, and hopes to last longer than Lashley’s last opponent in his MMA debut, who was finished in a mere 41 seconds.

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