‘Lucky’ Lauren Murphy talks boring opponents, fighter pay and future

Lauren Murphy is one of the most under-appreciated women bantamweight fighters. She started her career with an eight-fight perfect win streak in which she managed to gain victories over the likes of MMA pioneer Kaitlin Young, famed flyweight Sarah D’Alelio and kickboxing great Miriam Nakamuto. In the process, she even went on to become the first … Read more

CJ Hamilton: ‘It’ll Be An Honor To Be The Valor Fights Champ!’

Before top 125-pound prospect CJ Hamilton fights Cory Alexander for the Valor Fights Flyweight Championship, and tries to win his fifth straight, at Valor Fights 39 on Dec. 2 in Knoxville, LIVE on FloCombat, the hard-hitting flyweight sat down with ProMMANow. How did you find MMA to begin with? I was wrestling in university at … Read more

Five Questions With Valor Fights 39’s Jason King

Before Jason King returns to action against Wesley Golden at Valor Fights 39 on December 2 in Knoxville, LIVE on FloCombat, the hungry up-and-comer caught up with Pro MMA Now. If someone told you when you were growing up that you’d someday be fighting for a living, would you have believed them? Absolutely, actually (laughs). … Read more

Valor Fights 39’s Steven Stevens: ‘Whatever Happens, Bring It On’

Before undefeated amateur, and professional hair stylist, Steven Stevens returns to action against fellow unbeaten fighter Julius Bowling at Valor Fights 39 on December 2 in Knoxville, LIVE on FloCombat, he sat down with Pro MMA Now. Do you know of any hair stylists who are also MMA fighters? I met one person who trained … Read more

Top Prospect Sid Wheeler Talks Valor Fights 39, Future In MMA

Before top middleweight prospect Sid Wheeler defends his 185-pound Valor Fights championship at Valor Fights 39 on December 2 in Knoxville against Brendan Allen, LIVE on FloCombat, the Georgia fighter checked in with Pro MMA Now. How did you find MMA to begin with? I boxed, kickboxed and wrestled growing up. I wanted to make … Read more

Five Questions With Valor Fights 39’s Brandon Webb

Before Brandon Webb tangles with Arthur Ceesay and tries to bounce back from the first loss of his pro career at Valor Fights 39 on December 2 in Knoxville, LIVE on FloCombat, the hot Hartwell, Ga., prospect spoke with Pro MMA Now. How were you introduced to MMA to begin with? I used to wrestle in middle school … Read more

Thomas Almeida ahead of UFC Fight Night 100: ‘No one can stop me now’

Brazilian knockout artist Thomas Almeida (21-1) returns to the Octagon on Saturday, Nov. 19, when he faces unbeaten bantamweight Albert Morales (6-0-1) in the UFC Fight Night 100 co-main event in Sao Paulo. We checked in with Thomas before the fight thanks to Wade Hampel of Big Fight Management. Could you tell us how it … Read more

Dre Miley: ‘The UFC Is My Goal’

Before Dre Miley returns to action against Michael Whaley at Valor Fights 39 on December 2 in Knoxville, LIVE on FloCombat, the Knoxville fighter sat down with Pro MMA Now. How did you find MMA in the first place? I was just watching it on TV in 2009 and wanted to give it a shot. … Read more

Brendan Allen Talks #ValorFights39 Title Bout With Sid Wheeler

Before Brendan Allen challenges fellow top prospect Sidney Wheeler for the Valor Fights Middleweight Championship at Valor Fights 39 on December 2 in Knoxville, LIVE on FloCombat, the Louisiana fighter sat down with Pro MMA Now. How did you find MMA to begin with? My brother was introduced to it by one of his friends … Read more

Five Questions With Nate Andrews

Before top New England lightweight Nate “The Snake” Andrews tries to win his fourth straight, and improve to 10-1 overall, against George Sheppard at CES MMA 40 on November 23 at Twin River Casino in Lincoln, R.I., the East Providence product sat down with Pro MMA Now. Could you please tell me about your first … Read more