The Roar of the Indian Lioness: In Conversation with Manjit Kolekar

Manjit Kolekar made her way to the Invicta FC cage in September 2016 to make her debut on U.S. soil as she was the first ever Indian to fight for the premier women’s MMA league. Her opponent was explosive Brazilian knockout artist Kaline Medeiros, who was a hot favorite for a title shot. Manjit was … Read more

Five Questions With Top Prospect Christian Aguilera

Before top lightweight prospect Christian “The Beast” Aguilera returns to action against Chris Padilla at King of the Cage: Warranted Aggression this weekend, the 155-pound wrecking machine caught up with Pro MMA Now. What did you want to do for a living when you were growing up? Originally I wanted to get into construction, but as I got older … Read more

In conversation with Taiwan’s first pro female MMA fighter Jenny Huang

Jenny Huang is Taiwan’s first professional female mixed martial arts fighter. She holds a perfect record of 5-0 and is currently signed to ONE FC’s atomweight division. Out of her 5 wins, 3 have come via submission. She most recently competed on Dec. 2 at One Championship: Age of Domination where she defeated Filipino fighter April Osenio via a … Read more

Lenny Wheeler: ‘Winning This Fight Is Everything To Me’

Before Lenny Wheeler fights Mike Scarcello at Unified MMA 29 on December 16 in Edmonton, Alta., Canada, the dynamic Canadian lightweight prospect spoke with Pro MMA Now. What did you want to do for a living when you were growing up? I wanted to be a hero when I was growing up (laughs). I’ve wanted … Read more

Five Questions With Unified MMA 29’s Mike Scarcello

Before Edmonton’s Mike Scarcello tries to win his sixth straight fight against Lenny Wheeler at Unified MMA 29 on December 16 in Edmonton, the Canadian lightweight contender sat down 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? … Read more

Five Questions With Top Prospect Peter Grajcar

Before undefeated welterweight Peter Grajcar tries to improve to 4-0 against Leo Xavier for Hard Knocks Fighting on Friday night, the unbeaten TriStar MMA prospect spoke with Pro MMA Now. How did you find MMA to begin with? I just wanted a different way to stay in shape than just lifting weights. I was in … Read more

‘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