• LFA 29’s Ricky Simon: “I’m Ready, But I Don’t Want to Just Say It, I Want to Prove It!”

    This past summer, the UFC Fight Pass original “Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series” took the mixed martial arts world by storm.  Taking approximately 100 of the top MMA fighters in the United States outside the UFC, the show paired the combatants up and had them compete for the...
  • Welcome to the UFC: Polyana Viana

    Late last week Combate would be the first to report the official signing of Brazilian Polyana Viana. Viana is set to debut February 3rd, 2018.  Viana’s opponent is still to be announced. Photo Credit: Tapology Polyana Viana “Poly” 5’7″ Strawweight 26 years old From Rio de Janeiro, Rio de...
  • Fighter Spotlight: UFC/Worldwide – Trevin Giles & Jesse Arnett

    In this write up I will give you two fighters to watch for each week: one UFC fighter competing that weekend whom is considere someone to watch for in the future and one prospect who is highly-touted and ready to make the jump to the UFC.   UFC Fresno,...
  • Weekly MMA Prospect Report: 12/3/17-12/10/17

    This week sees a stacked calendar full of events. Check out MMA Wizzard’s prospect report on who to look out for this week. Havoc FC 12, Fri (12/8) – Canada -Heavyweight, Dustin Joynson (3-0): Joynson has a background in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu having participated in many gi and no-gi competitions....
  • Former ACB Champ Petr Yan Moves One Step Closer To The UFC

    Following recent reports from MMA Today’s Denis Geyko that uber-prospect and former ACB bantamweight champion, Petr Yan, will soon be signing with the UFC, it appears the deal is one step closer. Yan has officially signed with Ruby Sports & Entertainment, one of North America’s top management teams that...
  • Weekly Prospect Report: 11/27/17-12/3/17

    MMA Today’s Shawn Bitter (@mmawizzard) brings you the best and brightest prospects in action every week in the weekly prospect report. Bellator 189, Friday (12/1). (Oklahoma) -Lightweight, Mandel Nallo (5-0): This will be Nallo’s first fight in about a year and a half so it will be interesting to...
  • 5 “Big Show” Ready Prospects From November

    Last month saw a whole host of top prospects pick up wins. MMA Wizzard picks his top five prospects from October and decides who is Big Show Ready. Tyler Diamond Date – 11/4/17 | Promotion – Global Knockout 11 | Method – Submission (Bulldog Choke) round 1 | Opponent – Emilio...
  • Combate Americas: Everything Coming Full Circle For San Antonio’s Ray Rodriguez

    When word got out that the UFC would be returning to Texas’s capital city, hundreds in the vicinity of Austin, Texas circled their calendars.  Most told themselves that they would be in attendance come February 18th.  They would buy tickets to the fights and enjoy them as a fan....
  • Johnny “Kid Kvenbo” Munoz: The Anti-Hero You Can Root For

    “I’m an anti-hero, at the end of the day it’s all show business and I still want to leave a great legacy behind where I can touch people.” The beginning and end of that sentence definitely contradict each other, it’s hard to believe that an antagonist wants to do...
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