Faith and Fighting: The Science of Faith and Martial Energetics

I am what my choices made me. Not the wise choices mind you; but, it was surviving the unwise ones that did the trick. I survived because I began to realize that I would always follow my heart’s desire and such actions would incur risk. By developing discipline I would have a processed resource by … Read more

10 Questions with M-1 Global USA Headliner Douglas ‘Yamato’ Usher

Two of the very top pro mixed martial arts middleweights in the Southeast will square-off live on pay-per-view in the M-1 Global USA main event on Aug. 11 at the Global Mall in Nashville, Tenn. as Atlanta’s Douglas “Yamato” Usher (9-3) battles Florida’s David “Redneck” Mundell (9-3). Usher was originally scheduled to face No. 3 … Read more

Jacob Kilburn talks about his upcoming fight on Dana White’s Contender Series

Rising featherweight pro mixed martial arts talent Jacob “The Killer” Kilburn (6-1) will get his big show audition when he fights on Dana White’s Contender Series event on Aug. 7 in Las Vegas. With White being the president of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, his Contender Series events have served as a platform for fighters who … Read more

Donovan Salvato ready to defend title at Johnathan Ivey’s CFC 4

Donovan Salvato will defend his welterweight title on July 14 when he takes on Caleb Miller in Johnathan Ivey’s CFC 4 main event at the Mid-TN Expo in Murfreesboro, Tenn. Donovan is currently unbeaten in his mixed martial arts career and has submitted all his opponents so far. He won the title with an ankle … Read more

After knocking out cancer undefeated Bruno Ferreira returns to pro MMA competition for M-1 Global USA in August

Bruno Ferreira may be the ultimate underdog… or maybe the ultimate comeback…. oh no, he is both. Bruno Ferreira has not fought MMA in three years, he had to take some time off his MMA career to kick cancer’s ass. Bruno was diagnosed with cancer three years ago, and has been cancer free for over … Read more

Caleb Miller talks upcoming title fight at Johnathan Ivey’s CFC 4

Rising prospect Caleb Miller will challenge Donovan Salvato for the welterweight title at Johnathan Ivey’s CFC 4 “Summer Smash” event on July 14 at the Mid-TN Expo in Murfreesboro, Tenn. Caleb is a former V3 champion and has been training at the same boxing gym as Ivey in preparation for his upcoming fight. Ivey tells … Read more

Christian Ocon: ‘I wanna be remembered as the GOAT!’

Top 125-pound prospect Christian Ocon tries to improve to 2-0 with his 2nd straight stoppage at Valor Fights 48 on March 31 in Nashville. Before that, the former top amateur fighter chatted with ProMMANow. How were you introduced to MMA to begin with? I started wrestling when I was around 12 to get my mind … Read more

Donovan Salvato looking for 170-pound gold at Johnathan Ivey’s Cage Fighting Championships 3

Mixed martial arts promoter Johnathan Ivey said it was a “no brainer” having Hendersonville’s Donovan Salvato fight for the promotion’s inaugural welterweight title when his organization returns to the Mid-TN Expo Center in Murfreesboro on Feb. 10. Salvato picked up an impressive debut victory at the last Johnathan Ivey’s Cage Fighting Championships event and this … Read more

Steve Stover: ‘I want to be a legend like Johnathan Ivey’

Huntingdon, Tenn. veteran of the cage Steve Stover is returning to action for a welterweight championship showdown against fast-rising talent Donovan Salvato at Johnathan Ivey’s Cage Fighting Championships 3 taking place Feb. 10 at the Mid-TN Expo in Murfreesboro. Pro MMA Now caught up with Steve before the fight to get his thoughts on the … Read more

Ashley Cummins looking for shot at Invicta FC’s atomweight title

Ashley “Smashley” Cummins improved her record to 6-4 at Invicta FC 27 with an impressive win over Stephanie Alba. The St. Louis area police officer bounced back from a close decision loss to Jinh Yu Frey with this win. “Smashley” recently took time off to answer a few questions and opened up about low times, her … Read more