Tag Archives: MMA

  • Ryan Nader Steals The Show At UFC Fight Night 18

    Ryan Nader Steals The Show At UFC Fight Night 18

    Total Pro Sports – The fates of Ultimate Fighter season 8 alumni Ryan Nader and Junie Browning were very different at UFC Fight Night 18, which made for a fast paced and entertaining card headlined by Martin Kampmann’s main event victory over Carlos Condit.

  • Who Knew The MMA Had Cry Babies?

    Who Knew The MMA Had Cry Babies?

    Total Pro Sports – People have always wondered if fighter Nam Pham could really win on the big stage. After two losses in Strikeforce events he refused to let those losses bring him down and decided drop down to the featherweight division.

  • UFC, Mayweather And Affliction Set For July 18th Showdown

    UFC, Mayweather And Affliction Set For July 18th Showdown

    Total Pro Sports – July 11th isn’t that special in the eyes of sports fans – Babe Ruth’s debut is pretty much it – but July 11th 2009 is about to become a premiere night of fighting, and will play a major part in how the fight industry shakes out over the next few years.

  • Little People, Big Fights

    Little People, Big Fights

    Total Pro Sports- Thai Boxing has always been one of the most exciting combat sports to watch.  Most of the fights feature expert striking, which creates some awesome knockouts.  I’ve seen a few great Thai boxing matches over the years, but this is one of the best ever. This fight features two pint sized opponents, […]

  • Amputee Kyle Maynard Will make His MMA Debut

    Amputee Kyle Maynard Will make His MMA Debut

    Total Pro Sports – In 1986 Kyle Maynard was born as a congenital amputee (arms at his elbows and his legs at his knees). “Congenital amputation is the absence of a fetal limb or fetal part at birth. This condition may be the result of the constriction of fibrous bands within the membrane that surrounds […]

  • TapouT Founder Charles ‘Mask’ Lewis Dies In Car Crash

    TapouT Founder Charles ‘Mask’ Lewis Dies In Car Crash

    Total Pro Sports – Rags to riches success story and co-founder of TapouT apparel Charles Lewis Jr. died in the early morning of March 12th after a head on road accident. Lewis was driving his Ferrari in the Newport Beach area of California with an unnamed female passenger, who despite being ejected from the car […]

  • Bobby Lashley To Take On Ken Shamrock In A Real Fight

    Bobby Lashley To Take On Ken Shamrock In A Real Fight

    Total Pro Sports – On March 21st, the first ever mixed combat sports event will be taking place in Pensacola, Florida.  The show is being put together by Roy Jones jr, who will be fighting against Omar Sheika on the card.  Along with boxing the show will feature a couple of MMA bouts.  The most notable being a […]

  • UFC 96 Preview And Picks

    UFC 96 Preview And Picks

    Total Pro Sports – UFC 96 takes place this Saturday night in Columbus, Ohio.  UFC 96 is stacked with great names and great fights, so lets take a look at the matchups and my picks for UFC 96. Quinton Jackson vs Keith Jardine The formula to beat Rampage is identical to the one utilized by […]

  • UFC Signs Yoshihiro Akiyama

    UFC Signs Yoshihiro Akiyama

    Total Pro Sports – The MMA fan in me is getting really excited about some of the things the UFC has done recently. A free show that has a total of 9 televised fights, the signing of former lightweight champ Caol Uno, and now the signing of the best middleweight fighter from Japan.

  • MMA Confuses Alexander Ovechkin

    MMA Confuses Alexander Ovechkin

    Total Pro Sports-  The Washington Capitals love Mixed Martial Arts, and really who doesn’t? On Saturday night there was an MMA card held at George Mason University, and many prominent Washington sports stars took in the event.  Alexander Ovechkin was there along with teammates Donald Brashear, Mike Green and Nicklas Backstrom. Also, Washington Redskins tight […]

  • Rich Franklin vs. Wanderlei Silva At UFC 99

    Rich Franklin vs. Wanderlei Silva At UFC 99

    Total Pro Sports – Rich Franklin and Wanderlei Silva have agreed to fight each other at UFC 99. “I talk with (UFC matchmaker) Joe Silva and… say no problem, I’m down for 185? He say, no problem,” Silva said in a recent interview with MMAWeekly.com, but adding, “I could fight in both divisions; I could […]

  • UFC 97 Troubles

    UFC 97 Troubles

    Total Pro Sports – Until two weeks ago Titan Fighting was the exclusive past time of Vegas strippers who were unappreciative of Pacman Jones’ efforts to ‘make it rain’, but Stephane Patry’s inaugural Titan Fighting show has caused chaos as the main event between Pride alumni James Thompson and Canadian hockey’s Steve Bosse ended in […]