Five Questions With Undefeated Shane Shaffner Before Valor 41

Before Shane Shaffner tries to improve to 5-0 at Valor Fights 41 on March 18 in Elizabethton, Tenn., LIVE on FloCombat, the former Middle Tennessee State University All-American wrestler caught up with ProMMANow. After such a successful wrestling career — including being named an All-American at Middle Tennessee State University — why did you transition … Read more

Billy Swanson Predicts a KO at Valor 41

Before Billy Swanson takes on Kelly Payne at Valor Fights 41 in UMMAF tournament action March 18 in Elizabethton, Tenn., LIVE on FloCombat, the APEX Fights Heavyweight Champion spoke with ProMMANow. How would you grade your most recent performance, a first-round finish over Justin Gooden in the APEX Fights 13 main event? I’d say a … Read more

What’s In A Nickname: Jason ‘The Asian Persuasion’ King

Before Jason King returns to action at Valor Fights 41 on March 18 in Elizabethton, Tenn., LIVE on FloCombat, the man known as “The Asian Persuasion” spoke with ProMMANow about his nickname. What’s the story with your nickname? Back when I was an amateur, I was trying to come up with a nickname and went through … Read more

Valor 41’s Christopher Wright: ‘Let’s Go!’

Before Christopher Wright headlines Valor Fights 41 against rising bantamweight prospect Dylan Cala on March 18 in Elizabethton, Tenn., LIVE on FloCombat, the former University of Tennessee cross-country runner sat down with ProMMANow. How did you find MMA to begin with? I didn’t find mixed martial arts; mixed martial arts found me. One day I was … Read more