Brave 5’s Gurdarshan Mangat: ‘I’m going to finish him in round 1’

Gurdarshan Mangat aka “Saint Lion” stands as one of the brightest MMA prospects today. The Canadian-Indian fighter holds a decorated record of 9-1, with 7 of them being finishes. The 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu product has fought on multiple platforms like SFL, BFL and Combat Games MMA. Mangat will be returning to action at the historic … Read more

Brave 5’s Irfan Khan: ‘If he wants better opponents, he needs to face me first’

Mumbai’s Irfan Khan will be returning to action on April 23rd at Brave 5 to lock horns against fellow Indian fighter, Mohd Farhad Rafiq. Irfan has been competing professionally in MMA since 2012 and began his career with six straight wins under the Super Fight League banner. We caught up with Irfan and he answered a few … Read more

Brave 5’s Bharat Kandare: ‘I will try to destroy him as soon as I can and by whatever means I can’

Bharat Kandare stands as one of the most talented Indian MMA fighters today. The former SFL featherweight champion holds a decorated record of 5-1, with all wins coming via finishes. He is also one of the first Indian MMA fighters and is a pioneer of the sport. He will make his much awaited return to … Read more

Getting To Know David Robins

Before David Robins returns to action at Warrior FC vs. Valor Fights on May 6 in Corbin, Ky., LIVE on FloCombat, the hot Tennessee prospect sat down with ProMMANow. How did you find MMA to begin with? I found MMA when I was around 15. I found some clips from Pride overseas. I thought it … Read more

Mohd Farhad Rafiq confident in victory at Brave 5

Mohd Farhad Rafiq is one of the most talented Indian MMA fighters today. The-knockout-artist was one of the three Indian fighters who competed on the first event of Brave and he was the only one who got the win on the card. Mohd stands with a decorated record of 8-2, with all his 8 wins coming … Read more

Brave 5’s Hardeep Rai: ‘It’s an honor to make my professional debut in India’

Hardeep Rai stands as one of the most talked about amateur MMA fighters today. The 20-year-old has amassed an impressive amateur record of 10-2, in which he went on to win 6 fights by finishing his opponents. The-English-prospect will be making his professional MMA debut at the historic Brave 5, in Mumbai, India on Sunday. … Read more

Manny Walo Aims To Finish Jon Manley At CES 44

Before Manny Walo tries to improve to 12-2 against UFC vet Jon Manley at CES 44 on May 12 in Lincoln, R.I., the former CES title challenger checked in with ProMMANow. How does it feel to be back with CES on May 12? I‘m excited. I was off thirteen months before my last fight with … Read more

MacDonald thinks Woodley as champ makes him look even better

BJPenn.com spoke with Bellator’s Rory MacDonald about the UFC’s welterweight scene since he departed the company. MacDonald beat champ Tyron Woodley in June of 2014 via unanimous decision and from his perspective Woodley being champ is a bonus for him. It doesn’t bother me to much to see someone else who I have beaten as the … Read more

Brave 5: New milestone for Indian MMA

Brave Combat Federation stands as one of the biggest and the most credible promotions in all of Asia. The Bahrain based promotion, with its fifth event, will try to do what most global promotions haven’t done, that is try to launch themselves into the Indian market. They will try to do so by holding, arguably, … Read more

Miguel Torres officially retires from MMA

MMA pioneer Miguel Torres took to Facebook today to announce his retirement. As I sit here on the mat in my academy contemplating my life and all of the possibilities that can manifest from just mere choice, my heart feels too overburdened and overwhelmed to be able to seriously train for another fight. Wearing so … Read more