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Ignite 1: Brawl at Bourbon Street


MMA Futures is excited to head to Chicago Illinois and bring you the 1st ever Ignite fight nights! More info to come as we get closer to the event.

Main Event

Santos Verdinez (2-0) Warrior’s Cove vs Sam Karim (1-1) Team Top Notch – 135 Title

Co Main Event

Kris Williams (2-0) G2 vs – Randy Rivera (1-1) Striking Institute 125 Title

Abbey Ewing (2-1) Team Colon vs Annabel Kelly (2-3)

Alen Leonhardt (1-1) Razo TKD vs Demond Thomas (0-1) Independent – 205*

Luis Unzueta (0-1) G2 vs Kyann Barr (0-3) Independent – 155*

Nick Brancato (0-0) Razo TKD vs Matt Ryan (1-2) Manteno Fight Club – 175#  

Andre Sellars (2-1) Wurk Gym vs Edwin Jimenez (4-1) Pura Vida 130# 

Anthony Bendy (0-0) G2 vs Dylan Roed (3-6) Independent – 140#

Amier Khamis (0-0) vs Saw Dah (1-0)  – 135* 

Steve Collins (0-0) G2 vs Dillon Gattie (0-0) Hybrid Athletics – 145*  

JJ Johnson (0-1) Elite Athletic Club vs Oshawn Ferrell (0-1) Combat Zone – 125*

Perez Martin (2-0) G2 vs Peter Capron (1-1) Razo TKD – 155*

Scott Mylniec (0-0) Beta Gym vs Elijah Gard (0-0) Independent – HWT


Fighting Alliance Championship 9

Fighting Alliance Championship 9

MMA Futures brings you the Amateur Prelims of the Fighing Alliance Championship 9. FAC 9 Full Fight card will be below. Be sure to log on to UFC Fightpass to catch the main card


Apex 2: Bucia vs Tulley

APEX 2 poster

On August 20th MMA Futures brings you the hottest promotion in the midwest! With some of the best talent from Kansas City and beyond you won’t want to miss this great event from Apex Sports Entertainment. Full fight card will be posted the week of the event.

Professional Card

Zak Bucia vs Austin Jones

Deron Carlis vs Mattia Fonda

Nick Meck vs Jamese Taylor

Amateur Card

Zach Soroggin vs Justin Henry

James Regina vs Michael Hoff

Katelyn Radtka vs Stormie Kilgore

Xackery Oreason vs Zerek Zumwalt

Joshua Bush vs Hector Porter

Julian Sansano vs Johnny McLaughlin

Stephen Hestong vs Zachery Flowers

Tristram Christensen vs Justin Jones

Antonio Garmona vs Dakotah Murphy

Jonah Andrews vs Donald Hill

Alex Yanos vs Treyvon Taylor

Andre Moore-El vs John Hazlewood

Stuart Doyle vs Mitch Adams

Za Lian vs Danny Wilson


Legion Combat Sports 30: The Last Ride

Legion Combat Sports 30 Cover

After several years in the sport, and more than 30 MMA events the owners at Legion Combat Sports have decided to get on their “Last Ride”. After more than 100 fights with this organization we at MMA Futures know they won’t be going out without bang and this will be a can’t miss event if your an MMA Fan. More info to come.


Francis Ngannou Lays Claim To Baddest Man Title With UFC 260 Victory


Francis Ngannou earned the UFC heavyweight champion Saturday night, knocking out Stipe Miocic at UFC 260.

In a rematch between the two superstar fighters, Ngannou finished off Miocic in the second round. The event aired live from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.

The co-main event saw former champion Tyron Woodley suffer a first round submission loss to Vicente Luque.

Other winners included Sean O’Malley, Miranda Maverick, Jamie Mullarkey, Alonzo Menifield, Abubakar Nurmagomedov, Michal Oleksiejczuk, Omar Morales and Marc-Andre Barriault.

Complete results can be found below:

Francis Ngannou def. Stipe Miocic via KO (strike) at :52 of Round 2 to become the new UFC heavyweight champion

Vicente Luque def. Tyron Woodley via submission (brabo choke) at 3:56 of Round 1

Sean O’Malley def. Thomas Almeida via KO (strike) at 3:52 of Round 3

Miranda Maverick def. Gillian Robertson via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

Jamie Mullarkey def. Khama Worthy via KO (strike) at :46 of Round 1

Alonzo Menifield def. Fabio Cherant via submission (shoulder choke) at 1:11 of Round 1

Abubakar Nurmagomedov def. Jared Gooden via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Michal Oleksiejczuk def. Modestats Bukauskas via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Omar Morales def. Shane Young via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Marc-Andre Barriault def. Abu Azaitar via TKO (strikes) at 4:56 of Round 3