Flyweight Prospect Watch: Jonathan ‘The Dragon’ Martinez

Twenty-one year-old Plainview, Texan, Jonathan “The Dragon” Martinez (7-1) has been making a name for himself in and around the Lone Star State as an up-and-coming flyweight with stopping power. Martinez was on an impressive seven-fight run (5 wins via T/KO) prior to getting disqualified for an illegal knee against former MTV reality show fighter Matt “Danger” Schnell (9-2) … Read more

Savage Journey #2: Jennifer Clausius – Road to Hardrock MMA 79

Rising women’s MMA strawweight Jennifer “Macho Miss Jenny Savage” Clausius (3-2) is back with episode 2 of her “Savage Journey” to Hardrock MMA 79 where she will face Alannah Arnett (1-0) in a 115-pound title contender bout. Jenny Savage takes us inside her training camp in this episode where she’s working on her striking and grappling against her male counterparts and she … Read more

Future Champ Material: The Thomas Almeida interview

Did you know Thomas Almeida is 21-0, was the former Legacy FC bantamweight champ and is 4-0 inside the UFC Octagon? He’s also won performance bonuses in all those UFC fights and he’s knocked out his last three opponents in a row — most recently Anthony Birchak in November. This is a serious dude guys … Read more

‘Cool Hand’ Luke Sanders talks perfect UFC debut and calls out Urijah Faber

If you could design a perfect UFC debut performance it might look exactly how “Cool Hand” Luke Sanders (11-0) performed when he snapped 32-year-old Maximo Blanco‘s (12-7-1, 1 NC) three-fight winning streak in January. Sanders picked him apart on the feet then submitted the Venezuelan with a rear-naked choke at 3:38 of round one. To top it off … Read more

Pro MMA Now photo gallery | A&A Fight Time Promotions: A Night of Explosions

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. — Celebrated sports photographer Michael Rios was on scene at APSU’s Foy Fitness & Recreation Center Saturday night, March 12, 2016, for “A&A Fight Time Promotions: A Night of Explosions” to capture all the mixed martial arts action conducted by promoter Angel Natal. Hot 145-pound prospect Nate “The Train” Landwehr entertained the hometown fans … Read more

Spotlight: Catching up with UFC featherweight Lucas Martins

Twenty-seven-year-old Chute Boxe fighter Lucas “Mineiro” Martins (15-3) will return to action in April when he faces fellow featherweight Robert Whiteford (12-3) at UFC Fight Night 86: Rothwell vs. Dos Santos in Croatia. Like other Chute Boxe fighters, Martins is known as a finisher and has stopped 14 of the 15 opponents he’s beaten within the … Read more

The Cold Steel Files #4 | A Chuck O’Neil CES MMA 33 blog

UFC vet Chuck “Cold Steel” O’Neil will return to middleweight action on March 11 at CES MMA 33 in Rhode Island. Chuck is keeping us up to date with how things are going leading up to the fight with “The Cold Steel Files”. It’s finally fight week — and not a minute too soon. On Friday … Read more

Prestige FC 2 vlog battle: Smetana vs. Smith – Round 5

Keith “The Banana” Smetana and Devon “Mr. Boomtruck” Smith just threw down in round 5 of their vlog battle ahead of their real fight inside the cage which goes down at Prestige FC 2: Queen City Coronation on March 12 at the The Orr Centre in Regina, Saskatchewan. It’s clear from this round that Mr. Boomtruck … Read more

The Cold Steel Files #3 | A Chuck O’Neil CES MMA 33 blog

UFC vet Chuck “Cold Steel” O’Neil will return to middleweight action on March 11 at CES MMA 33 in Rhode Island. Chuck is keeping us up to date with how things are going leading up to the fight with “The Cold Steel Files”. With t-minus 10 days, give or take, until Fight Day, I’m hungrier to … Read more

The ‘Cold Steel’ Files #1 | A Chuck O’Neil CES MMA 33 blog

Hey everybody! My name is Chuck “Cold Steel” O’Neil and I’m a professional MMA fighter. I’m scheduled to return to the cage at CES MMA 33 on March 11 at Twin River Casino in Lincoln, R.I., live on AXS TV against Dennis Olson, a former teammate of mine. Leading up to my fight, Pro MMA … Read more