• MassMMA
  • MassMMA
RobFont_Headshot

Jul / 22

Rob Font Feature on MMAFighting.com

Last week my friend Chuck Mindenhall wrote a great piece on Rob Font.  He highlighted his victory over George Roop from his UFC debut at UFC 175.  Check out the piece at http://www.mmafighting.com/2014/7/12/5891079/it-s-been-quite-a-week-for-boston-s-own-rob-font Local fans can see their hometown hero fight again at Foxwoods Resort Casino on September 5, when he takes on TUF 18 veteran Chris Beal. Tickets […]

cagetitans20

Jul / 18

Cage Titans XX-August 23

Cage Titans is setting up their 20th event with quite a loaded lineup. August 23 they will return to the Plymouth Memorial Hall, and in the main event Frank Sforza will defend the Featherweight Championship against Taylor Trahan. Sforza has been out of action since winning the belt back in September of 2011. He is […]

butler memorial

Jul / 17

A Brother has passed…..

In Loving Memory Stephen Butler Jr.   As a community we are so close. We share a common thread amongst us as we all have a love for martial arts. Through martial arts we gain valuable and unforgettable friendships over time. It is this time that i regretfully announce the passing of one of our […]

lucasCruz

Jul / 17

Lucas Cruz: Bellator Bound

It takes many facets, both physical and mental, to step into a cage. Even the lowest-level amateur fighters are inherently hearty people, able to set fear and doubt aside and perform at the top of their ability under tremendous stress. To be great takes much more, and as many fighters start their careers in the […]

proctor hematoma

Jul / 16

Sterling and Proctor Victorious at UFC Fight night

Sterling finishes Viana   Aljamain Sterling put on an amazing performance at UFC fight night finishing his opponent in the third round just 10 second shy of the third and final bell to move to 10-0 and 2-0 in the UFC. Several well landed kicks and a strong wrestling pedigree amounted to be too much […]

imgres

Jul / 16

Two Locals in Action at Tonight’s UFC Fight Night

    UFC Fight Night will be live from the Revel Hotel and Casino in the heart of Atlantic City’s boardwalk. Being so close to New England, the UFC typically likes to feature New England based fighters and with UFC Fight Night : Cerrone vs Miller they’ve done just that. During the main card, local stand […]

kin

Jul / 14

Kin “Kong” Moy vs Steve “Mean Machine” Garcia at Bellator 123

   Kin “Kong” Moy vs Steve “Mean Machine” Garcia at Bellator 123 Bellator MMA opens it’s new season September 5th from the Mohegan Sun arena in Uncasville, CT. One of New England’s top bantamweights Kin Moy (5-0) fights Rio Rancho, New Mexico native and Bellator veteran Steve Garcia (4-0). New England’s former #1 ranked amateur fighter […]

10354993_10204156268733277_6422060160332801201_n

Jul / 14

Premier Fc 16 Fight Review

    Tuxedo-clad bartenders and chandeliers? I can get used to this kind of atmosphere for a fight! If you missed out on the intensely swanky setting of Premier Fc 16 at Chez Josef, I have the goods for you here. So pop a bottle of bubbly and immerse yourself in the retelling of the non-stop […]

P4P

Jul / 13

New England’s P4P

    NORTH ANDOVER, MA- (MASSMMA Headquarters)  Hell, If the UFC has a “pound for Pound” list and a (GOAT) list why cant MassMMA? Imagine the bullshit we can talk about…possible catchweight fights that could occur? end of the year awards, etc. I’m always trying to think of new topics that can give this site […]

asa zorn fuzzy

Jul / 13

Asa Zorn: Down but not out?

Asa Zorn- photo courtesy of Westernmassmma.com Asa Zorn: Down but not out? Typically the fighters who get featured for interviews are coming off a big win, on a hot-streak, headed to the UFC or Bellator, or some combination therein. While it’s always nice to hear from the rising stars, I thought I’d try something a […]

NEF-300x134

Jul / 13

NEF Announces Sanders vs Quinn to Main card Sept 6th

Lewiston, Maine (July 10, 2014) – New England Fights Mixed Martial Arts (NEF MMA), the Northeast’s premier mixed martial arts promotion, today announced the addition of a professional catchweight bout to the company’s “NEF XIV” event. The fight will feature “The” Ryan Sanders (6-5) taking on Ryan Quinn (10-4-1) at a weight of 165-pounds. “NEF […]

Ufc

Jul / 11

UFC New England Events Filling Up

The upcoming Maine & Foxwoods events in New England have been filling up fast, mainly due to the cancellation of UFC 176.  Foxwoods seems be getting the bigger fights of the two, mainly due to its head to head battle with Bellator 10 miles away at Mohegan.  Rob Font, just 5 days since his stunning UFC debut, is […]

MassMMA

Jul / 8

New England Amateur MMA Rankings 7-2014

New England Amateur MMA Rankings 7-2014 Two new champions have been crowned over the past month and a half. bantamweight amateur champion Jay Perrin has moved on to the pro ranks and rising bantamweight bully Manny Bermudez easily takes his spot after another convincing victory by way of submission. At 5-1 the South shore sport […]

MMA: UFC 175-Roop vs Font

Jul / 7

Rob Font:UFC Performance of the Night

Last night Rob Font made his debut for the UFC, and it couldn’t have gone any better.  2:19 in the first round, after landing a huge right hand, Font drops the 11x UFC veteran George Roop and wins by big KO in front of the crowd live at Mandalay Bay and on Fox Sports 1. […]