Author: NICK

Who is the one strawweight Carla Esparza has ‘nothing good to say about’?

Though she is far from buddies with her UFC 225 opponent, Claudia Gadelha, the former strawweight champion told Karyn Bryant the one fighter in the division that she has “nothing good to say about” is former WSOF strawweight champion and Bellator rival Jessica Aguilar. Continue reading “Who is the one strawweight Carla Esparza has ‘nothing good to say about’?”

NYSAC: Aguilar was removed from Utica card for ‘potentially contagious medical issue’

Last Friday at UFC Fight Night 131 in Utica, New York, the New York State Athletic Commission (NYSAC) canceled a strawweight bout between Jessica Aguilar and Jodie Esquibel just hours before they were set to scrap. The decision to pull Aguilar from the card was met with much controversy when the reason for her removal was due to “chapped lips.” Continue reading “NYSAC: Aguilar was removed from Utica card for ‘potentially contagious medical issue’”

Sijara Eubanks eyes title shot against the winner of Valentina Shevchenko vs Nicco Montano

Fresh off the heels of her first UFC victory versus Lauren Murphy at UFC Fight Night 131, Sijara Eubanks is hoping to take on the winner an eventual showdown between current flyweight champ Nicco Montano and number one contender Valentina Shevchenko. Continue reading “Sijara Eubanks eyes title shot against the winner of Valentina Shevchenko vs Nicco Montano”

#UFCLiverpool results: Gillian Robertson with another UFC win, chokes out Molly McCann in the second round

Tonight at UFC Fight Night 130 in Liverpool, England, the first of two exiciting women’s bouts took place in the flyweight division as Molly McCann makes her UFC debut opposite TUF 26 alum Gillian Robertson.  Continue reading “#UFCLiverpool results: Gillian Robertson with another UFC win, chokes out Molly McCann in the second round”