The Only Girl at the Try Outs

ONE Championship, the Singapore-based Mixed Martial Arts, Muay Thai, and Kickboxing promotion launched in 2011, is home to an ever-lengthening list of fighters from New Zealand, and Nyrene Crowley looks set to join the ranks, and soon. Born and bread in Auckland, Crowley headed to Bali in September last year after leaving her trainers with … 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

Jozette Cotton: ‘I am a top 10 competitor in the featherweight division’

At 8-1 as a professional Jozette Cotton is one of the best female fighters of the heavier division today. The Dynasty Combat Sports lightweight champion had an amazing 2017 where she went 2-0 and won the DSC lightweight title. She will take on Leah Letson on March 3rd for the DSC featherweight championship. Ahead of … Read more

Nunes vs. Cyborg: It’s Nothing Personal

Amanda Nunes has nothing personal against Cris Cyborg Justino. No especial bone to pick, or quarrel to settle. She simply wants to fight, and would be delighted if she could battle someone of Cyborg’s calibre. Cyborg, the current UFC Women’s Featherweight Champion, has been rather brusque with Nunes of late, and initially rejected the idea … Read more

Teo to Tackle Jingan

Singaporean Tiffany Teo is ready to take on Xiong Jingnan. She is putting her unbeaten pro record on the line in the fight scheduled for tomorrow night, when she faces her Chinese opponent, but has no concerns about her readiness or preparedness to take another victory home. Teo’s Resting Bitch Face The expression on Teo’s … Read more

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