Jaime Vasquez talks upcoming title defense at Johnathan Ivey’s Cage Fighting Championships 5

Promoter Johnathan Ivey has called JICFC featherweight champion Jaime Vasquez, “by far the most well-rounded fighter” in his organization. He also said, “he has no weaknesses”. After Vasquez dominated Kyle Tetley with a first-round submission win to capture the featherweight title at JICFC 3 in February, he returned at JICFC 4 with a unanimous decision … Read more

Tommy Scrivner: ‘Vasquez ain’t ready, I can kick his ass with one arm’

Tommy Scrivner will make his return to Johnathan Ivey’s Cage Fighting Championships on Oct. 20 when he challenges Jaime Vasquez for the featherweight championship at JICFC 5. Now 22, Tommy has been fighting in MMA since before he was legal. He got caught fighting underage years ago in promotions before he turned 18. He also has … Read more

UFC signs No. 1 Texas flyweight Jonathan ‘Dragon’ Martinez

No. 1 flyweight out of Texas Jonathan “Dragon” Martinez (9-1) will make his UFC debut later this month when he faces Andre Soukhamthath (12-6) in a 135-pound matchup at UFC Fight Night 138 in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada. Wade Hampel of Big Fight Management confirmed with Pro MMA Now the news today that Martinez had been … Read more

Chase McMullen talks upcoming Super Heavyweight Title Fight at Johnathan Ivey’s Cage Fighting Championships 5

The vacant Super Heavyweight Title will be on the line at Johnathan Ivey’s Cage Fighting Championships 5 on Oct. 20 in Murfreesboro, Tenn., as No. 2 contender Chase McMullen returns to the cage against No. 1 contender Jeremiah Hill. Chase scored a second-round TKO over Lavelle Miller at JICFC 1 in March 2017. He returned … Read more

Jeremiah Hill: ‘If he comes to stand and bang, I will sleep him!’

Jeremiah Hill will make his return to the cage on Oct. 20 at Johnathan Ivey’s Cage Fighting Championships 5 in Murfreesboro, Tenn., when he faces Chase McMullen for the vacant super heavyweight title. After finishing Lavelle Miller in the first round at JICFC 4, the Marine Corps veteran will now get his shot at the championship. … Read more

Sammy Walker looking to become two-division champ at Johnathan Ivey’s Cage Fighting Championships 5

Following a 9-second knockout victory to claim the heavyweight title at Johnathan Ivey’s Cage Fighting Championships 3 in February, and two more knockout victories since then, Nashville’s Sammy Walker will return to action at his regular weight class on Oct. 20 to challenge Kyle Lee for the JICFC middleweight title. Pro MMA Now caught up … Read more

Kyle Lee talks upcoming title defense at Johnathan Ivey’s Cage Fighting Championships 5

Johnathan Ivey’s Cage Fighting Championships middleweight champion Kyle Lee will return to action on Oct. 20 when he defends his title against fellow middle Tennessee rising star Sammy Walker, who also happens to be the promotion’s current heavyweight champion. The fight will mark Lee’s second title defense after submitting the previously unbeaten Caleb Ragsdale in … Read more

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