Author: Cristhian Plasencia

Brazil’s Larissa Moura: “It’s beautiful to see women standing out more and more”

Before Brazil went on lockdown due to COVID-19, Manaus, Amazonas had held their first all-women MMA fight card in March, as Larissa Moura Rodrigues (3-1) earned her first career belt at Skull Champions Girls.

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Valesca Machado vs. Karen Thalita on tap for Shooto Brasil July 26 card

Brasil Shooto returns on July 26, the “Solidarity” edition fight card will feature one women’s bout. Valesca “Tina Black” Machado (7-2) will face 20-year-old Karen “FÊNIX” Thalita (2-1) in Rio de Janeiro.

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Invicta FC 40’s Emily Ducote is not looking past Juliana Lima

Invicta FC strawweight Emily “GORDINHA” Ducote communicated with the promotion’s president Shannon Knapp in the last few months for a possible show in May or a possible show in June, due to the uncertainty of how the COVID-19 pandemic would affect future events.

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DeAnna Bennett talks challenges of quarantine training camp ahead of Thursday’s Invicta return

Invicta FC flyweight DeAnna Bennett flew to Utah after New Jersey shut down due to the spread of COVID-19, as she began her fight camp and spent time with family.

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Roxanne Modafferi ready to show improvements, details quarantine training camp

A couple of months ago Las Vegas went on lockdown and Syndicate MMA closed. UFC flyweight Roxanne Modafferi began to train at Muay Thai coach AJ Matthews’ garage, as head coach John Wood was in quarantine at home.

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