What are MMA fighters thankful for? Plans for Turkey Day 2017? – Find out here MMA News 

What are MMA fighters thankful for? Plans for Turkey Day 2017? – Find out here

We want to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving and say that we are extremely thankful that you are following MyMMANews.com.  We reached out to a handful of professional MMA competitors to find out what their plans are for Turkey Day along with what they are thankful for.  Take a look. Jim Miller – “Thanksgiving is a pretty big day in... Read More
Chris Lytle returns to action, competing in Bare Knuckle Boxing MMA News 

Chris Lytle returns to action, competing in Bare Knuckle Boxing

Chis Lytle returns Chris Lytle walked away from competitive professional mixed martial arts in April 2011 with a submission win over Dan Hardy.  It has been more than six years since MMA fans last saw Lytle compete in the UFC or the sport in general. “Lights Out” Lytle retired with a 31-18-5 professional record and won five of his last six... Read More
Ben Askren faces off with Shinya Aoki at ONE: Immortal Pursuit kickoff press conference MMA News 

Ben Askren faces off with Shinya Aoki at ONE: Immortal Pursuit kickoff press conference

ONE Championship held the ONE: IMMORTAL PURSUIT Official Kick-Off Press Conference on 22 November at the Simpor Junior Ballroom of Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. In attendance was Chairman and CEO of ONE Championship, Chatri Sityodtong, as well as athletes Ben Askren, Shinya Aoki, Amir Khan, Adrian Pang, May Ooi and Vy Srey Khouch. This press conference was held ahead... Read More
Anthony Ford and Ahmad Ibrahim earn KO wins at the “Muay Thai Championships” Event Results MMA News 

Anthony Ford and Ahmad Ibrahim earn KO wins at the “Muay Thai Championships”

The “A” in “Big Apple” took on a new definition with the “A”  standing for “A” Game, as that is what the competitors from all over brought to the table at the “Muay Thai Championships” presented by American Muay Thai League (AMTL) in association with GMMA on November 18. In what was originally for the WBC 168lb belt, but changed... Read More
Tess Barrall named as female competitor for Gender Wars, Man vs. Woman MMA bout Interviews MMA News 

Tess Barrall named as female competitor for Gender Wars, Man vs. Woman MMA bout

Heads began to turn when retired mixed martial artist Brad Kohler announced he was going to host a man vs. woman MMA bout called Gender Wars.  One woman however did not dismiss the idea, or the $1 million prize at stake. The hunt for a female participant to take on a man in a fight to take place just outside... Read More
Andrew Johnson steps up to face Andre Petroski for Art of War welterweight title Interviews MMA News 

Andrew Johnson steps up to face Andre Petroski for Art of War welterweight title

Art of War President and matchmaker Mike Bickings is one of the hardest working men in the business.  The MMA promoter is like that because he takes it personal when a fighter trains his ass off for a fight and then for one reason or another, loses his opponent and is left hung out to dry after going through an... Read More
Bayfront Brawl IV brings Thanksgiving Eve title fights to Erie, Pennsylvania MMA News 

Bayfront Brawl IV brings Thanksgiving Eve title fights to Erie, Pennsylvania

Bizzarro Promotions brings back explosive night of Cage fighting on Thanksgiving Eve Loaded card appropriately titled “Bayfront Brawl IV” It will be a night of explosive cage fighting action this Thanksgiving Eve in Erie, PA as Ernie Bizzarro’s Bizzarro Promotions presents Bayfront Brawl IV. Damonte Robinson and Aaron Mitchell to wage war for the highly sought after 155-pound title in the... Read More
Alessio Sakara vs. Rafael Carvalho for middleweight title at Bellator 190 Uncategorized 

Alessio Sakara vs. Rafael Carvalho for middleweight title at Bellator 190

Bellator returns to Florence, Italy on Saturday, December 9, when both Bellator MMA and Bellator Kickboxing, along with Oktagon, emanate from the Nelson Mandela Forum for another huge evening of combat sports action. Bellator 190 will air free on SPIKE at 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT and will be immediately followed by Bellator Kickboxing 8. Tickets for the event start... Read More
‘Fedor Emelianenko is still extremely dangerous’ – Frank Mir talks Bellator Grand Prix MMA News 

‘Fedor Emelianenko is still extremely dangerous’ – Frank Mir talks Bellator Grand Prix

Two-time UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir, who signed with Bellator MMA in August, spoke to RT Sport about the organization’s heavyweight Grand Prix tournament, which he’ll take part in alongside seven other notable fighters. In April of this year, Mir accepted a two-year suspension handed down by the United States Ant-Doping Agency. Mir, 38, tested positive for a long-term metabolite of dehydrochloromethyltestosterone... Read More