Ahva Mayi Talks Valor 42, Support From Kurdish Community

Before Ahva Mayi returns to action against Ben Brown at Valor Fights 42 on April 15 in Newport, Tenn., LIVE on FloCombat, the up-and-coming fighter sat down with ProMMANow. Can you tell me about the support you’ve received from the Kurdish community? They support me on social media, they come out to see me fight. … Read more

Five Questions With Undefeated Shane Shaffner Before Valor 41

Before Shane Shaffner tries to improve to 5-0 at Valor Fights 41 on March 18 in Elizabethton, Tenn., LIVE on FloCombat, the former Middle Tennessee State University All-American wrestler caught up with ProMMANow. After such a successful wrestling career — including being named an All-American at Middle Tennessee State University — why did you transition … Read more

Billy Swanson Predicts a KO at Valor 41

Before Billy Swanson takes on Kelly Payne at Valor Fights 41 in UMMAF tournament action March 18 in Elizabethton, Tenn., LIVE on FloCombat, the APEX Fights Heavyweight Champion spoke with ProMMANow. How would you grade your most recent performance, a first-round finish over Justin Gooden in the APEX Fights 13 main event? I’d say a … Read more

What’s In A Nickname: Jason ‘The Asian Persuasion’ King

Before Jason King returns to action at Valor Fights 41 on March 18 in Elizabethton, Tenn., LIVE on FloCombat, the man known as “The Asian Persuasion” spoke with ProMMANow about his nickname. What’s the story with your nickname? Back when I was an amateur, I was trying to come up with a nickname and went through … Read more

Valor 41’s Christopher Wright: ‘Let’s Go!’

Before Christopher Wright headlines Valor Fights 41 against rising bantamweight prospect Dylan Cala on March 18 in Elizabethton, Tenn., LIVE on FloCombat, the former University of Tennessee cross-country runner sat down with ProMMANow. How did you find MMA to begin with? I didn’t find mixed martial arts; mixed martial arts found me. One day I was … Read more

Bryan Tidwell Talks Valor 40 BJJ Bout: ‘It’s Going To Be Exciting’

Before Bryan Tidwell grapples fellow Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt Roli Delgado at Valor Fights 40 on Saturday night in Nashville, LIVE on FloCombat, he sat down with ProMMANow.com. How were you introduced to Brazilian jiu-jitsu in the first place? Really, I don’t know (laughs), but when I was younger I remember hearing that jiu-jitsu is … Read more

Five Questions With Tim Loy Before Valor 40

Before Valor Fights 40 goes down February 11 in Nashville, Tenn., LIVE on FloCombat, Valor Fights boss Tim Loy spoke with Pro MMA Now. Simply enough, what is the mission of Valor Fights? Our mission at this point is to become a nationally recognized platform for guys who are looking to take the next step … Read more

Catching up with Valor Fights 40’s Jennifer Clausius

Her fan base continues to grow with each new fight. And the fact that she’s a single mom, a construction worker and still finds time to chase her dreams as a mixed martial arts fighter is an inspiration to many. We’re talking about rising strawweight prospect Jennifer Clausius (5-3), who trains out of SSF Submission … Read more

Five Questions With Valor Fights 40 headliner Edward Massey

Before undefeated Tennessee prospect Edward Massey tries to improve to 4-0 when he takes on Zac Cooper in the Valor Fights 40 main event on Feb. 11 in Nashville, LIVE on FloCombat, the top bantamweight prospect caught up with Pro MMA Now. How did you find MMA to begin with? I found MMA when I was around … Read more

Five Questions With Valor Fight 40’s Ahva Mayi

Before Ahva Mayi returns to action against Tyrell “Ace” Hill at Valor Fights 40 on February 11 in his native Nashville, LIVE on FloCombat, the up-and-coming fighter 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