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

Flyweight Prospect Alert: UFC flyweight contender to be determined via TUF 24

BOOM! If you’ve been paying attention to our Prospect Watch articles, you know we’ve been featuring some flyweights lately and now look, The Ultimate Fighter season 24 will be in search of the UFC’s next 125-pound title contender. Sixteen flyweight mixed martial artists will compete for a shot at the title currently held by reigning … Read more

Flyweight Prospect Watch: Jonathan ‘The Dragon’ Martinez

Twenty-one year-old Plainview, Texan, Jonathan “The Dragon” Martinez (7-1) has been making a name for himself in and around the Lone Star State as an up-and-coming flyweight with stopping power. Martinez was on an impressive seven-fight run (5 wins via T/KO) prior to getting disqualified for an illegal knee against former MTV reality show fighter Matt “Danger” Schnell (9-2) … Read more

Prospect Watch: Nolan Norwood excited to scrap UFC vet

Nolan Norwood has a fight on his hands. The well-rounded Little Rock, Ark., product will return to action against UFC veteran Kevin Nowaczyk (18-3) for Hoosier Fight Club on April 30 in Indiana. Norwood brings a 9-3 record to the bout, winning five of his past six fights — most recently notching an impressive submission win … 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

Pro MMA Now prospect watch: Fabiano Jacarezinho

Fabiano “Jacarezinho” Silva da Conceicao (26-6-1) is the other “Jacare” from X-Gym in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Most of the major media in Brazil rank him as the number 1 bantamweight in the country. He is the Jungle Fight champion and the protege of UFC superstar Jacare Souza. It’s a little strange putting a 33-fight veteran … Read more

Pro MMA Now Prospect Watch: Anderson ‘Berinja’ dos Santos

Thirty-year-old Brazilian finisher Anderson “Berinja” dos Santos (13-4) will make his debut on U.S. soil at Titan FC 37 on March 4 in Ridgefield, Wash. when he faces unbeaten Ricky Simon (7-0) in front of his home crowd for the 135-pound title. The card will stream live on UFC Fight Pass. Berinja has an 85% finishing rate … Read more

All Aboard: Hot 145-Pound Prospect Nate ‘The Train’ Landwehr

Clarksville, Tennessee’s Nate “The Train” Landwehr (6-2) will return to action in his hometown on March 12th when he faces UFC vet Diego “The Octopus” Saraiva (22-19-1) in a featherweight headliner for A&A Fight Time Promotions’ “A Night of Explosions” at Austin Peay State University. Landwehr is an aggressive in-your-face pressure fighter who was previously signed … Read more