Know your MMA Babes

Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) has been in existence since 1980. In that time, however, MMA consisted of only male fighters. The first female MMA fight was in 1995 but at that time, female fights were miles off male fights thus only a handful of people actually followed the female MMA proceedings. It was only after … Read more

Angel Fights ‘Rising Stars’ Full Fight Videos

Angel Fight Promotions held “Rising Stars” on Friday, Dec. 15 from Kings Nightclub in Clarksville, Tenn. Myself, Jack Bratcher, along with SSF Submission Academy’s Mike Merriman were on commentating duties. Bearcatt Productions has done a great job of putting the fight videos together from the event and here are two of the top finishes of … Read more

Women’s MMA prospect watch: Kay Hansen

Kay Hansen made her Invicta FC debut last Friday at Invicta FC 26. She went on to defeat the hyped Emilee Prince via a first round submission. The 18-year-old strawweight thus established herself as a prospect to look out for. She took some time off to answer questions about personal life, inspiration and journey so … Read more

Angel Fights presents ‘Rising Stars’ Friday in Clarksville

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. — Angel Fights returns to Kings Nightclub in Clarksville on Friday, Dec. 15 with another stacked pro/am MMA and kickboxing lineup. North Carolina’s Nick Martino travels into enemy territory as he goes up against Dickson’s James Conway in a pro welterweight main event. In the co-headliner, Nashville’s Shannon Gougharty will face Illinois atomweight … Read more

Nikki Smith: ‘I plan on giving everything I have to get this win’

Bellator MMA veteran Nikki Smith will make the trek from Illinois to Clarksville, Tenn., on Dec. 15 when she faces Shannon Goughary in an atomweight matchup in the co-main event at Angel Fight’s “Rising Stars”. Pro MMA Now caught up with Nikki this week to get her thoughts on her opponent, find out why this … Read more

Shannon Goughary ready to put on a show in pro debut at Angel Fights ‘Rising Stars’

Nashville’s Shannon Goughary will be making her professional mixed martial arts debut on Dec. 15 in Clarksville when she faces Illinois’ Nikki Smith in an atomweight co-main event matchup for Angel Fight Promotions “Rising Stars”. We caught up Goughary to find out her thoughts on her opponent, why this was the right time to turn … Read more

Jennifer Clausius: Women’s MMA superstar in the making

Jennifer Clausius aka “The Macho Miss Jenny Savage” is one of the most entertaining rising female MMA talents out there today. As someone who seems to understand that there is more to the MMA business than just how well you fight, the Macho Miss has used her fighting skills as well as her larger-than-life personality … Read more

Christine Ferea: ‘Hard work and dedication will separate me from the privileged’

Knockout artist Christine Ferea recently made her second appearance in the MMA cage against fellow decorated kickboxer Tiffany Van Soest. Despite giving a strong performance, the Muay-Thai standout couldn’t get the nod from judges and lost the fight via unanimous decision. Ferea made an impactful pro MMA debut back at Invicta FC 21 in January by … Read more

Contender Series’ Kelly McGIll-Velasco: ‘I’m Getting That Finish’

Before Kelly McGill-Velasco debuts on Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series this week against Lauren Mueller, LIVE on UFC Fight Pass, the Invicta FC vet checked in with ProMMANow. If someone would have told you when you were growing up, that one day you’d be fighting for a living, would you have believed them? Definitely … Read more

Female fighter drops legendary ‘side boob’ promo after fight

On August 20th FloCombat aired a women’s strawweight bout between Katherine Roy and Brandi Narvaez. “AKA 1: Rite of Passage” will forever be remembered for Katherine’s post fight promo after narrowly defeating Narvaez via split decision. Hey y’all listen up. Listen up real quick. This doesn’t happen often. Brandi had me on the fence and … Read more