Tag Archives: UFC

  • Jose Canseco An MMA Star?

    Jose Canseco An MMA Star?

    Total Pro Sports – There’s lots of people out there that would love to crawl into a ring with Jose Canseco, Mark Mcguire and Jason Giambi for starters, but it looks like the pleasure will go to 7 feet tall kickboxer, Hong Man Choi.

  • Wanderlei Silva And Bruce Buffer Headline The XYIENCE UFC 97 After Party

    Wanderlei Silva And Bruce Buffer Headline The XYIENCE UFC 97 After Party

    Total Pro Sports -  For all MMA fans attending UFC 97 in Montreal area be sure to check this great event. LAS VEGAS, NEV.  (April 6, 2009)  XYIENCE, the maker of Xenergy, the UFC’s official energy drink, is powering up for an action-packed UFC 97: Redemption weekend in Montreal.  On Saturday, April 18, Wanderlei Silva hosts XYIENCE’s after fight […]

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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 […]

  • 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.

  • 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 […]

  • Are The UFC And Dana White Going Bankrupt?

    Are The UFC And Dana White Going Bankrupt?

    Total Pro Sports – Station Casinos has proposed to file for pre-packaged bankruptcy. What does this have to do with MMA you ask? Station Casinos is owned by the Fertitta brothers, the owners of the UFC. Station Casinos, owned by private equity firm Colony Capital along with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) owners Frank and Lorenzo […]

  • Fedor Emelianenko Wants To Fight Brock Lesnar

    Fedor Emelianenko Wants To Fight Brock Lesnar

    Total Pro Sports-  Brace yourself MMA fans because WAMMA Heavyweight Champion Fedor Emlianenko, has recently stated that he would like to fight current UFC Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar.  Fedor has indicated that he will meet with the UFC’s Dana White to work out a deal to fight the former WWE star and current champion. “Yes, […]