UFC signs No. 1 Texas flyweight Jonathan ‘Dragon’ Martinez

No. 1 flyweight out of Texas Jonathan “Dragon” Martinez (9-1) will make his UFC debut later this month when he faces Andre Soukhamthath (12-6) in a 135-pound matchup at UFC Fight Night 138 in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada. Wade Hampel of Big Fight Management confirmed with Pro MMA Now the news today that Martinez had been … Read more

Introducing ‘Dana White Contender Series’ fighter Luke Flores

Jose “Luke” Flores is unbeaten in his pro MMA career with seven wins and six by stoppage. The 29-year-old Texas lightweight will be featured on the upcoming episode of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series where he will face fellow undefeated prospect Matt Frevola. Luke is managed by Wade Hampel of Big Fight Management. Pro … Read more

Watch Michael Johnson’s huge KO win over Dustin Poirier

No. 10 ranked lightweight Michael “The Menace” Johnson made quick work of No. 7 ranked Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier Saturday night in Hidalgo, Texas, in the UFC Fight Night 94 main event. Check out how “The Menace” got it done and picked up his second fight-night bonus in a row. https://youtu.be/WuEfoYOoZM0 See full UFC Fight Night … Read more

UFC Fight Night 94 live results and updates

Top tier lightweights Dustin Poirier and Michael Johnson meet in the UFC Fight Night 94 main event from State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas on Saturday night. Middleweights Uriah Hall and Derek Brunson meet in the co-headliner. ProMMAnow.com will provide live results and updates beginning with the Fight Pass prelims at 7 p.m. ET. Fox … Read more

Overeem vs. Big Country set for UFC 185 in March

Hard-hitting heavyweights Alistair Overeem (38-14, 1 NC) and Roy “Big Country” Nelson (20-10) will slug it out at UFC 185 scheduled for Saturday, March 14 from American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. UFC officials announced the fight Tuesday afternoon. UFC 185 is headlined with a lightweight championship bout as titleholder Anthony “Showtime” Pettis defends his belt … Read more

Joseph Benavidez vs. Dustin Ortiz on tap for UFC Fight Night 57 in Austin

No. 12 ranked UFC flyweight Dustin Ortiz will get his shot at two-time title contender Joseph Benavidez on Nov. 22 at UFC Fight Night 57 in Austin, Texas. UFC officials announced the bout on Tuesday. Benavidez (20-4) is currently ranked no. 2 in the division and is coming off a first round submission win over … Read more

Gas station clerk uses Pride rules to foil robbery | VIDEO

http://youtu.be/HgmnIJF07kg Sri Lankan MMA fighter and Super Fight League veteran Mayura Dissanayake was on the job at a Fuel Depot in Houston earlier this month when a co-worker was returning from the bank with a bag of money. Dissanayake was behind the counter when he noticed two men exit an SUV and attack his co-worker … Read more

Damacio Page to face unbeaten Pedro Souza for Legacy FC 125 pound title (updated)

A flyweight title bout between WEC/UFC vet Damacio Page (18-9) and unbeaten Brazilian Pedro Souza (12-0) will go down Oct. 17 at Legacy FC 36 in New Mexico. The bout was confirmed with ProMMAnow.com by Souza’s management. Page has fought three times for Legacy FC since exiting the UFC in 2012, and he’s won all three, … Read more

Watch UFC 171 weigh-ins LIVE stream | Video

Welterweights Robbie Lawler and Johny Hendricks face-off for the UFC 170-pound title on Saturday, but before that, they along with the rest of the fighters competing at UFC 171 in Dallas must weigh-in. Watch it LIVE right here on ProMMAnow.com starting at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT. If you miss the live stream, the on-demand replay will be available shortly afterward.