Introducing ‘Dana White Contender Series’ fighter Luke Flores

Jose “Luke” Flores is unbeaten in his pro MMA career with seven wins and six by stoppage. The 29-year-old Texas lightweight will be featured on the upcoming episode of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series where he will face fellow undefeated prospect Matt Frevola. Luke is managed by Wade Hampel of Big Fight Management. Pro … Read more

On the verge: Calie ‘The Honey Badger’ Cutler

Calie “The Honey Badger” Cutler (5-3) is a 26-year-old fighter out of Michigan who recently signed on with Big Fight Management, according to president Wade Hampel. Wade informed Pro MMA Now Calie has graduated to the big leagues and a major matchup is expected to be announced shortly. So we figured this was the perfect time to catch up with … Read more

Big Fight Experiences: Life of an MMA manager #3

My last guy to fight was Jonathon Martinez at Combate Americas and I have to say it was a little difficult to figure when I could watch Jonathon’s fight. I was searching the web, and was trying to confirm if he was going to be on UFC Fight Pass, on NBC Universo, or both. Lets just say … Read more

Big Fight Experiences: Life of an MMA manager #2

Good News No Drama This is a inside joke, with me and some of my fighters. The drama factor is very serious in professional MMA. Now that there are so many fighters, and very few promotions, the “drama” factor plays a big role in getting fights. I can not tell you how many fighters with less then … Read more

Big Fight Experiences: Life of an MMA Manager – episode #1

BOOM…. Well my 3 a.m. phone just came in, and when you are MMA agent you have to answer, and you know it’s not good news. Of course a million things go through my mind before I can stop this horrible cell phone ringing, buzzing, lights flashing. So I quickly try to focus, and realize, … 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

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