Tonight, at UFC Gdańsk in Poland, Lina Lansberg welcomed UFC newcomer and Invicta FC standout Aspen Ladd to the octagon. Continue reading “UFCGdansk Results: Aspen Ladd stops Lina Lansberg in the second round”
As WMMA continues to evolve, the UFC’s first weight class for women is facing some changes. With the number three ranked contender, Julianna Peña, announcing her pregnancy and several current bantamweight fighters moving to the 125-pound division, the UFC is in need of some top 135-pound talent.
Below, we take a look at who’s leaving the bantamweight division, as well as explore some potential bantamweight signees. Be sure to sound in and let us know who you would like to see the UFC pursue!
Debate: Who do you think the UFC should sign to the bantamweight division and why? Continue reading “#WMMADebate: Who should the UFC sign to the bantamweight division?”
Two former bantamweight title challengers will face each other for the second time when Alexis Davis and Liz Carmouche collide at 125-pounds at UFC Fight Night 123 in Fresno, California, on December 9th.
First reported by The MMA Kings (@mma_kings) and later confirmed by the UFC, Alexis Davis (18-7) and Liz Carmouche (11-5) will make their flyweight debuts against each other in December. Continue reading “Alexis Davis vs Liz Carmouche to rematch at #UFCFresno in flyweight bout”
A women’s bantamweight bout has been added to UFC Fight Night in Gdansk, Poland, on October 21st.
Lina Lansberg (7-2) is set to face off with Invicta FC vet Aspen Ladd (5-0) in Poland next month. This bout joins Karolina Kowalkiewicz vs Jodie Esquibel on the card. Continue reading “Lina Lansberg welcomes Aspen Ladd to the octagon at #UFCGdansk”
Ronda Rousey hasn’t been seen in the octagon since her loss to UFC bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes at the UFC 207 event last December. The fight was supposed to be her big return after suffering Continue reading “Edmond Tarverdyan says Ronda Rousey “wasn’t feeling good” prior to UFC title fight against Amanda Nunes”
A women’s bantamweight bout has been added to UFC Shanghai in Shanghai, China, on November 25th.
As reported by MMA-Today.com (MMATodayNews) earlier, Gina “Danger” Mazany (4-1) will make her sophomore UFC appearance against Yanan Wu (9-1). Continue reading “Gina Mazany meets Yanan Wu at #UFCShanghai in November”
Antonina Shevchenko made a successful return to MMA competition at today’s Phoenix FC 3 event, defeating Anissa Haddaoui via unanimous decision. Continue reading “Phoenix FC 3 Results: Antonina Shevchenko victorious via unanimous decision”
Former UFC bantamweight Shayna Baszler has signed a full-time contract with the world’s premier professional wrestling organization, the WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment). Continue reading “Former UFC bantamweight Shayna Baszler officially signs full-time contract with the WWE”
UFC star Valentina Shevchenko has arrived in London, England in preparation for her sister, Antonina’s, return to professional MMA competition on Friday at Phoenix FC 3. Continue reading “Valentina Shevchenko arrives in London for her sister’s return to MMA competition on Friday”
Ronda Rousey’s infamous head coach Edmond Tarverdyan is not sure if Rousey will return to MMA. However, if she does, he knows exactly who he wants her to fight– And it’s none other than Cris Cyborg.
Earlier today, Ariel Helwani welcomed Edmond Tarverdyan to the 400th episode of The MMA Hour. Continue reading “Edmond Tarverdyan wants Ronda Rousey to return against ‘too slow’ Cyborg”