Ryan Sanders ‘beyond excited’ for CES MMA 36 title rematch with Luis Felix

Before “THE” Ryan Sanders throws down with Luis Felix again for the CES MMA Lightweight Championship in the main event of CES MMA 36 on June 10 in Lincoln, R.I., live on AXS TV Fights, he caught up with ProMMANow.com to talk about the first match and how the highly anticipated rematch will play out. … Read more

Top Canadian welterweight Matt MacGrath talks future in MMA

Matt MacGrath, one of the most dangerous and exciting Canadian fighters not signed with the UFC, recently caught up with ProMMANow.com’s Dustin Banks to talk about his most recent victory over UFC vet Jesse Ronson and his future in MMA. If you could go back to your fight with Jesse Ronson, is there anything you’d … Read more

Lewis Corapi predicts TKO win at CES MMA 36

Lewis Corapi, who works in the financial industry in downtown Boston during the day, recently caught up with ProMMANow’s Dustin Banks to talk about his “work-life balance” and his fight with former CES MMA Lightweight Champion and The Ultimate Fighter bad boy Julian Lane at CES MMA 36 in Lincoln, R.I., on June 10, LIVE … Read more

Top Canadian prospect Alexi Argyriou: ‘I’ve got a great team around me’

Top undefeated Canadian prospect Alexi Argyriou recently caught up with ProMMANow’s Dustin Banks to talk about his nickname, his secret to MMA success and his next 12 months in the game. ProMMANow: Where does the nickname come from? Alexi Argyriou: (Laughs) In middle school, all the girls realized my name rhymes with “sexy,” so they … Read more

Matt Brown talks Maia loss at UFC 198, hotel assault and more

After getting submitted by a dominant Demian Maia at UFC 198 over the weekend, “The Immortal” Matt Brown is trying to turn the whole crazy weekend in Brazil into a positive and thinks it’ll make a great chapter in a book one day. We agree. Brown explains why he flipped off the whole Brazilian crowd, what … 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

Stockton Slap: Nate Diaz on beating Conor McGregor, being a vegan and his beef with Jerry Rice

Spend the next 18-minutes and 47-seconds listening to Nate Diaz talk about his epic stoppage of Conor McGregor, why he hasn’t eaten meat and has lived a vegan lifestyle since he was 18-years-old, and why he may no longer be a Jerry Rice fan. You will also get to hear tales on the origin of … Read more

JDS says Rothwell only one willing to fight him

Well, Junior Dos Santos is back, at least in the media. He used to be the man to beat in the heavyweight division until Cain Velasquez pummeled him in to obscurity. Fabricio Werdum sits atop the division and the landscape of contenders has changed drastically. JDS is one of the few remaining old guard heavyweights … Read more

Pro MMA Now prospect watch: Jennifer Clausius

In this week’s Prospect Watch we talk with a young strawweight out of Middle Tennessee making a name for herself in the amateur ranks. At only 22, Jennifer “Macho Miss Jenny Savage” Clausius is showing some real progression and has her mind set on taking the 115-pound women’s division over. Coming off back-to-back wins, Clausius is … 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