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Eric Kowal

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Founder of MyMMANews.com - After writing for Ultimate MMA magazine and serving as the editor for U.S. Combat Sports, both of which went on hiatus, I decided to venture out on my own and enlist a staff of writers and photographers that could help me achieve my goal of telling stories that would otherwise go untold. We pride ourselves in taking a deeper look into the fighter, and understanding what makes them click. - #1 Dad, Marine Corps Veteran, 80's and 90's Pro Wrestling Fan, MMA Commentator, Beer Lover, and avid movie watcher. Seriously..... I watch a lot of movies.

VIDEO:  Cris Cyborg punches Angela Magana at UFC Athlete Retreat MMA News Video 

VIDEO: Cris Cyborg punches Angela Magana at UFC Athlete Retreat

It’s not the greatest video in the world but the most talked about incident at this weekend’s UFC Athlete Retreat has found it’s way onto the internet. New UFC owners WME-IMG hosted a weekend event in Las Vegas for all talent on their roster. That’s where UFC strawweight contender Angela Magana ran into featherweight turned semi-bantamweight, Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino. The... Read More
UFC selects Hospital for Special Surgery as organization’s “official hospital” MMA News 

UFC selects Hospital for Special Surgery as organization’s “official hospital”

LAS VEGAS UFC® today announced that Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) will serve as the global brand’s first-ever official hospital. The new multi-year partnership provides UFC with access to the hospital’s sports medicine physicians, who will serve as orthopedic consultants in conjunction with the brand’s medical team. “We are excited to partner with a world-class medical provider of HSS’ caliber,”... Read More
“The King Of Kickboxing” Rico Verhoeven Signs To Remain With GLORY MMA News 

“The King Of Kickboxing” Rico Verhoeven Signs To Remain With GLORY

Landmark 360-degree deal pairs the undisputed heavyweight champion with the global kickboxing leader long-term AMSTERDAM – Rico Verhoeven, the reigning GLORY heavyweight world champion, has officially re-signed with the organization under an exclusive long-term contract. More than a bout agreement, the first-of-its-kind 360-degree deal represents a commitment by GLORY and Verhoeven to partner further, establishing collaborations on sponsorship, media and... Read More
Brandon Moreno vs. Sergio Pettis set to headline UFC Mexico City, August 5 MMA News 

Brandon Moreno vs. Sergio Pettis set to headline UFC Mexico City, August 5

Brandon Moreno vs. Sergio Pettis flyweight contest headlines UFC’s return to Mexico When the UFC returns to Mexico City, Mexico on August 5, a pair of flyweights will square off in the event’s headliner. Rising Mexican MMA star Brandon Moreno (14-3) who is currently ranked seventh among active UFC 125-pounders will take on number six ranked, Sergio Pettis (15-2). Pettis... Read More
Keith Johnson talks M-1 Challenge 78 fight with Maxim Grabovich Interviews MMA News 

Keith Johnson talks M-1 Challenge 78 fight with Maxim Grabovich

Keith Johnson (15-4) is a dangerous submission master with a solid background in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.  This professional mixed martial artist holds a BJJ black belt and is currently en route to Russia where he will make his debut for the country’s largest MMA promotion, M-1 Global. Johnson’s opponent is Maxim Grabovich (5-3) representing team Alexander Nevsky from Stary Oskol City.  He is... Read More
Viktor Nemkov defeats Ronny Markes In M-1 Challenge 77 main event Event Results MMA News 

Viktor Nemkov defeats Ronny Markes In M-1 Challenge 77 main event

SOCHI, Russia (May 21, 2017) – Two-time M-1 Challenge Light Heavyweight Champion Viktor Nemkov has positioned himself for another title shot, defeating Brazilian challenger Ronny Markes, last Friday night in the M-1 Challenger 77 main event at Sochi, Russia. Eleven exciting fights were held with athletes representing 10 different countries in true International competition: Russia, Brazil, USA, Spain, Portugal, Germany,... Read More
Invicta FC 23 results – Porto vs. Niedźwiedź from Kansas City Event Results MMA News 

Invicta FC 23 results – Porto vs. Niedźwiedź from Kansas City

Tonight, Invicta FC returned to Scottish Rite Temple for Invicta FC 23, headlined by flyweight contenders Vanessa Porto (18-7) and Agnieszka “Kuma” Niedźwiedź (9-0). Niedźwiedź would win a unanimous decision to move to 10-0. The eight-fight card streams live and exclusively via UFC FIGHT PASS at 7 p.m. CT. Fan-favorite, Roxanne Modafferi made her return to the Invicta FC cage... Read More
Pocono Fight Night returns to Chateau Resort and Conference Center, June 9 Events MMA News 

Pocono Fight Night returns to Chateau Resort and Conference Center, June 9

Pocono Fight Night 3 Pocono Fight Night returns to the Chateau Resort and Conference Center in Tannersville, Pennsylvania,  Friday, June 9, for another exciting night of professional and amateur boxing fights. Fight promoter A.J. Hiller promises “Pocono Fight Night 3 will be the biggest boxing card this region has ever seen.” The evening’s main event will feature boxing veteran and... Read More
CFFC 65 results – 3 new champions crowned in Philadelphia Event Results MMA News 

CFFC 65 results – 3 new champions crowned in Philadelphia

Cage Fury Fighting Championships will hold CFFC 65 tonight from the historic 2300 Arena in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  Three title fights headline this sensational mixed martial arts fight card promoted by Alliance MMA. The championship bouts included Anton Berzin taking on Jamelle Jones for the inaugural light heavyweight title and and exciting matchup between Joe Lowry and Mike Pope for the lightweight title.... Read More