Pro MMA Now

  • Chuck’s trainer has jokes about fighting Tito again
    John Hackelman made the MMA community chuckle yesterday on The MMA Hour when he talked about the probable Chuck Liddell vs. Tito Ortiz trilogy ending bout coming later this year. Chuck won the first two by KO but the third might be a little more comp…
    - 18 mins ago, 22 May 18, 1:00pm -
  • War Dog MMA: New step for MMA in India
    All of us are very much conversant with the phrase, “Survival of the Fittest.” This is now an universal truth in any sphere of life – may it be professional environment or personal life space. Self-defense & self-protection through martial arts…
    - 18 hours ago, 21 May 18, 6:59pm -
  • Will Darren Till Prove That He Belongs With The Best
    Many people believe that Darren Till is going to be the next biggest star in the UFC. He was a big underdog in his fight against Donald Cerrone but managed to dominate and finish him in the first round. It was an extremely impressive display but now…
    - 19 hours ago, 21 May 18, 6:47pm -
  • Cro Cop vs Nelson bout cancelled, Mousasi gets main
    Mirko Cro Cop was supposed to face ‘Big Country’ Roy Nelson this Friday at Bellator 200. Unfortunately, Cro Cop was forced to pull out of the event and Bellator’s Ryan Grab confirmed it with a statement via The Telegraph. Mirko Cro Cop has suff…
    - 19 hours ago, 21 May 18, 6:01pm -
  • WWE focusing on Rousey, Lashley for tonight’s RAW
    WWE is focusing on a number of items for tonight’s RAW including UFC legend Ronda Rousey’s impending title shot and Bobby Lashley’s feud with Sami Zayn. Check it out and let us know if you’ll be watching. * How will Sami Zayn “expose” Bob…
    - 24 hours ago, 21 May 18, 1:19pm -
  • Mir, Dean had to step in at ACB 87
    At ACB 87 referee Herb Dean and Bellator’s Frank Mir had to insert themselves in to a heated confrontation between Robert Whiteford and Kane Mousah. Check it out…  
    - 1 day ago, 21 May 18, 1:13pm -
  • UFC Chile results, Usman makes a name for himself
    Kamaru Usman made a name for himself by defeating Demian Maia over the weekend in Chile. UFC pulled off a solid event despite the lack of established names and by all accounts it was an exciting card. Check out the full results via MMAFighting: Kamar…
    - 1 day ago, 21 May 18, 12:14pm -
  • Ariel Helwani headed to ESPN
    Award-winning MMA journalist Ariel Helwani is heading to ESPN next month. The host of the famed The MMA Hour show will be leaving MMAFighting.com and taking his journalistic talents to sports giant ESPN according to a post from Helwani on social medi…
    - 5 days ago, 17 May 18, 9:35pm -

Fight Medicine

MMA Mania

  • Midnight Mania! Jon Jones’ Offers to Snapchat Single Grandma
    Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight ... Welcome to Midnight Mania!Jon Jones had himself a fine time on the Twitter dot com today, holding an informal Q&A with fans, including this priceless interactio…
    - 9 hours ago, 22 May 18, 4:01am -
  • ‘Mr. Wonderful’ Is Sorta Scared Of Big Kiwis
    Bellator 200: “Carvalho vs. Mousasi” takes place at SSE Arena in London, England, this weekend (Fri., May 25, 2018), with the promotion’s milestone mixed martial arts (MMA) event headlined by Middleweight champion Rafael Carvalho (15-1) d…
    - 10 hours ago, 22 May 18, 3:01am -
  • Predictions! UFC ‘Liverpool’ 'Prelims' Preview - Pt. 1
    Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing a bevy of “Prelims” fights to both UFC Fight Pass and FOX Sports 1 this weekend (Sat., May 26, 2018) when UFC Fight Night 130: “Thompson vs. Till” storms Echo Arena in Liverpool, England…
    - 11 hours ago, 22 May 18, 2:01am -
  • Reem Focused On Blaydes, Not Holm PPV Bump
    When the finalized bout order for the UFC 225 pay-per-view (PPV) event -- which is set to go down on June 9, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois — was revealed, many were left scratching their heads with the decision to put the Heavyweight bout between…
    - 12 hours ago, 22 May 18, 1:00am -
  • Trainer: Chuck Fighting Tito Again Is Like ‘F*cking A Fat Chick’ More Than Once
    Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight champion Chuck Liddell recently announced his intention to return to the world of mixed martial arts (MMA) to potentially set up a trilogy fight against ex-205-pound titleholder, Tit…
    - 13 hours ago, 22 May 18, 12:00am -
  • UFC 225 Fighters Have ‘Something To Prove’
    Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is just a few weeks away from its next pay-per-view (PPV) offering, but the promotion is wasting no time in putting all of its marketing muscle behind the UFC 225 event, which is slated for June 9, 2018 insi…
    - 14 hours ago, 21 May 18, 11:07pm -
  • Werdum Vs. Oleynik Headlines UFC ‘Moscow’ On Sept. 15
    Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently announced its plans to stage an event in Moscow, Russia for the first time ever on September 15, 2018. And though the Fight Night event won’t feature current Lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomed…
    - 15 hours ago, 21 May 18, 10:00pm -
  • Maia Banks Big Reebok Bucks
    Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returned to the hurt business last Saturday night (May 19, 2018) for UFC Fight Night 129, which took place inside Movistar Arena in Santiago, Chile, and now it’s time to see who walked away with the bigges…
    - 16 hours ago, 21 May 18, 9:05pm -

MMA Payout

  • Dana White to make an appearance on Twitch live stream Tuesday
    Dana White will be appearing on Twitch with Daniel Cormier, Matt Serra, Michael Bisping and Chris Weidman on Tuesday night at 6:30pm PT.  White will host an EA Sports UFC session with YouTube Influencer KSI. They will be playing EA Sports UFC 3 on T…
    - 10 hours ago, 22 May 18, 3:06am -
  • Report: Fox pays 5 year, $1 Billion Dollars for WWE’s Smackdown
    Fox and WWE are close to a 5-year $1 Billion Deal for the ‘Smackdown Live’ show currently airing Tuesday night’s on NBC Universal-owned USA Network.  The deal may have ramifications with the future of the UFC’s TV deal. First reported by ESP…
    - 17 hours ago, 21 May 18, 8:06pm -
  • UFC Fight Night 129 attendance and bonuses
    UFC Fight Night 129 from Chile took place on Saturday.  UFC executive Dave Shaw announced the bonus winners and attendance. Gabriel Benitez, Claudio Puelles, Andrea Lee and Veronica Macedo earned the $50,000 fight bonuses.  Benitez and Puelles earn…
    - 2 days ago, 20 May 18, 5:19pm -
  • Bellator 199 payouts: 3 earn $150K
    The California State Athletic Commission released the purses from Saturday night’s Bellator 199 in San Jose, Caliornia.  Three fighters earned $150,000 each. The breakdown by MMA Junkie: Ryan Bader $150,000 (no win bonus) Muhammed Lawal: $150,000…
    - 4 days ago, 18 May 18, 1:35pm -
  • TUF 27 Episode 5 draws 176,000 viewers
    The Ultimate Fighter 27 Episode 5 drew 176,000 viewers according to Nielsen via ShowBuzz Daily. The telecast saw Team Stipe Miocic get its first win of the season as Mike Trizano defeated Team Cormier’s Thai Clark. The event drew 0.06 in the A18-49…
    - 4 days ago, 18 May 18, 3:41am -
  • HBO’s BAD draws 711,000 for Munguia-Ali main event
    HBO’s Boxing After Dark 711,000 viewers for the main event which saw Jamie Mungia stop Sadam Ali to win the WBO world junior middleweight title. The fight peaked with 779,000 viewers according to Nielsen. It also drew 289,000 viewers in the A18-49…
    - 5 days ago, 17 May 18, 3:05pm -
  • Brian Stann joins PFL to lead Fighter and Competition/Rule Committee
    The Professional Fighters’ League announced that Brian Stann has joined the  promotion on the Fighter Competition/Rules Committee. Via PFL press release: The Professional Fighters League (“PFL”) today announced that former MMA star and veteran…
    - 5 days ago, 17 May 18, 2:55pm -
  • UFC 224: Payout Perspective
    Welcome to another edition of Payout Perspective.  This time we take a look at UFC 224 in Rio de Janeiro Brazil. Nunes defeats Pennington In reality, we all knew this was a mismatch on paper and it played out.  There was nothing much Pennington had…
    - 5 days ago, 17 May 18, 4:23am -