The 7th annual Fighters Only World MMA Awards, sponsored by RDX Sports and, are now just weeks away as it is set to take place on Friday January 30th at the Venetian Theatre in Las Vegas. Despite a difficult year for the MMA industry, the event is nevertheless shaping up to be one of the biggest and most star-studded in its seven-year history.

In this week’s ‘Throwback Thursday’, we look back on last year’s WMMAs with the Pre-Awards Show, presented by In a special behind-the-scenes look at the event, which took place on February 7th 2014, host Dave Farra speaks with MMA and military veteran Brian Stann among others, and introduces interviews with nominees Travis Browne and Vitor Belfort.

Watch the full video below.

Fans can cast their votes for this year’s awards at Voting closes January 23rd.

For an extensive look at this year’s World MMA Awards event, check out the exclusive feature inside the current edition of Fighters Only magazine.