Month: May 2017

Karolina Kowalkiewicz: “I have something special for Claudia”

This Saturday, two of the world’s top strawweights will come face-to-face as Karolina Kowalkiewicz takes on Claudia Gadelha. Ahead of this ultra important strawweight bout, check out episodes one through three of UFC’s 212 Embedded Vlog series featuring Claudia and Karolina. Some highlights of the episodes include Karolina and Claudia’s preparations, their media work load, and arrival in Rio de Janiero, Brazil. Continue reading “Karolina Kowalkiewicz: “I have something special for Claudia””

JJ Aldrich meets 19-year-old UFC newcomer Chan-Mi Jeon in New Zealand

JJ Aldrich (4-2) will make her sophomore UFC appearance in at UFC Fight Night 110 in New Zealand. Aldrich was originally scheduled to face newcomer Nadia Kassem (4-0) but an undisclosed injury has forced Kassem off the card.Fortunately, the UFC were able to find a short-notice replacement in the form of Chan-Mi Jeon (5-0). Continue reading “JJ Aldrich meets 19-year-old UFC newcomer Chan-Mi Jeon in New Zealand”

Despite petitioning for Cyborg fight, Megan Anderson will headline Invicta FC 24

Megan Anderson and Cris Cyborg have been actively campaigning for a UFC featherweight fight at UFC 214. However, much to the disappointment of many, the fight never materialized. Instead, Anderson will be returning to action in July to defend her featherweight championship belt against Invicta newcomer Helena Kolesnyk. Continue reading “Despite petitioning for Cyborg fight, Megan Anderson will headline Invicta FC 24”