Layla McCarter: Warrior’s path to glory

Layla McCarter today stands as one of the best pound for pound female boxers on the planet. The multiple-time world champion has managed to create a muscular record of 39-13 in an amazing career of over 19 years. Ahead of a possible major matchup against undefeated world welterweight champion, Cecilia Braekhus, she took time out … Read more

10 questions with Valor Fights 46 headliner Edward Massey

Clarksville’s Edward “The Ninja” Massey will look to secure a shot at the Valor Fights featherweight title when he faces Jacob Kilburn in the Valor 46 main event on Nov. 4 at The Fairgrounds in Nashville. Pro MMA Now caught up with the 23-year-old SSF Submission Academy product to get his thoughts on his opponent, … Read more

Jacob Kilburn: ‘God has me on this path’

Jacob Kilburn will headline Valor Fights 46 at the The Fairgrounds in Nashville on Nov. 4 when he takes on fellow Clarksvillian Edward Massey. The winner will move on to compete for the Valor Fights featherweight title. Pro MMA Now caught up with the man of faith and fighting to get his thoughts on the … Read more

Jennifer Clausius: Women’s MMA superstar in the making

Jennifer Clausius aka “The Macho Miss Jenny Savage” is one of the most entertaining rising female MMA talents out there today. As someone who seems to understand that there is more to the MMA business than just how well you fight, the Macho Miss has used her fighting skills as well as her larger-than-life personality … Read more

Hardeep Rai ready to wreak ‘Havoc’ at Brave 9

Hardeep “Havoc” Rai is one of the most promising lightweight prospects in mixed martial arts. After an amazing run as an amateur the 21-year-old finally turned pro at Brave 5, where he arm-barred fellow prospect Arnan Chaiyasan in the very first round. Rai will be returning to the MMA cage at Brave 9 on Nov. … Read more

Prospect Showcase: Christian “The Beast” Aguilera

Name: Christian Aguilera Nickname: “The Beast” Record: 8-3, six knockouts Amateur MMA record: 13-3-1 Age: 25 Gym: Classic Fight Team, Team Oyama, 10th Planet Costa Mesa Hometown: Whittier, Calif. What are your three biggest martial arts accomplishments? Winning amateur title for Get Down Promotions, Getting my Brown Belt in Jiu Jitsu, making AXS TV’s Inside … Read more

David Robins eyes big win at Valor 45 and breakout 2018

Before David Robins returns to action for the eighth time at Valor 45 on Oct. 20 in Chattanooga, LIVE on FloCombat, the top Tennessee prospect sat down with Pro MMA Now. What was the big takeaway from the national tournament you were a part of? I learned a lot of positive and a lot of … Read more

Red Bear Has Awoken! Catching up with Russian Juggernaut Vitaly Shemetov

Russian light heavyweight knockout artist Vitaly Shemetov (28-9, 1 NC) is currently riding a 10-fight winning streak, including eight by stoppage. Pro MMA Now has a long history with “The Dancing Bear”, starting way back in our Oct. 2008 profile on the Shemetov brothers. Now, here we are nearly a decade later and Vitaly is better than … Read more

Christine Ferea: ‘Hard work and dedication will separate me from the privileged’

Knockout artist Christine Ferea recently made her second appearance in the MMA cage against fellow decorated kickboxer Tiffany Van Soest. Despite giving a strong performance, the Muay-Thai standout couldn’t get the nod from judges and lost the fight via unanimous decision. Ferea made an impactful pro MMA debut back at Invicta FC 21 in January by … Read more

Meet Hot Unbeaten Bantamweight Prospect Trent ‘Niñoloco’ Girdham

Trent Thomas Girdham aka “Niñoloco” is a 20-year-old unbeaten fighter out of Sydney, Australia who will be fighting under the Absolute Championship Berkut (ACB) banner as they make their debut on the Gold Coast in December. Girdham has been dominating the regional circuit in his home country with a 50-percent finishing rate and is currently … Read more