Jake Roberts drops his assault charges against wrestler

WWE Hall of Famer Jake Roberts has dropped his assault charges against New Japan Pro Wrestling’s Harry Smith. Lordsofpain.net recapped the incident… During Wrestlecon earlier this month in New Orleans, Smith approached Roberts to talk about some comments that were made during a podcast concerning his late father, WCW/WWF star Davey Boy Smith. Roberts reportedly … Read more

Jake Roberts dishes on The Dynamite Kid, Bruiser Brody murder

WWE legend and the subject of probably the best personal redemption story in pro wrestling history Jake “The Snake” Roberts recently spoke with Hannibal TV about a myriad of things. Two of the most interesting were about The Dynamite Kid and the murder of wrestling legend Bruiser Brody. Here is what Jake had to say … Read more

PRO MMA Exclusive: Cyrille Diabate – The Return of the Snake

by:  Cory Brady

Cyrille “The Snake” Diabate will be making his United Staes debut on Friday night when he faces off with Jaime Fletcher at ShoXC live on Showtime. Diabate is no stranger to the big show. This native of Paris, France is a Pride FC, Cage Rage and DEEP veteran that has impressed many MMA insiders as being one of the best strikers in the game today. Taking some time off to develop a better rounded skill set, Diabate looks to showcase a new and improved version of The Snake on Friday and hopes to prove that he belongs with the best fighters that the 205 pound division has to offer. PRO MMA was able to catch up with Diabate recently to talk with him about his upcoming fight and what the future hold for The Snake.

PRO MMA: So you’re fighting this Friday night live on Showtime’s ShoXC series. What do you know about your opponent, Jamie Fletcher, and how do you feel you guys match up?
Cyrille: I’ve seen a couple of his fights. He’s a decent kickboxer and he’s got some grappling as well. I think I’m more experienced than him in kickboxing and grappling so I think that’s going to make the difference.

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