Category: Flyweight Division

Anastasia Yankova and Andrea Lee’s Nazi controversies – what does it all mean?

 

 

Everyone knows that MMA is a brutal sport. Blood, sweat, tears, and determination all play a part. After most matches, the combatants hug it out and put all of their animosities aside. During those moments when the fight is over, and hostilities have ended, the sport seems more like a brotherhood/sisterhood than combat. Even fighters that opposed our favorite fighters may get at least a modicum of respect from us, and sometimes more respect than we care to admit. Continue reading “Anastasia Yankova and Andrea Lee’s Nazi controversies – what does it all mean?”

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”

Bellator’s Anastasia Yankova staying positive despite first loss and “slightly dented” face

Bellator Flyweight fighter Anastasia Yankova just suffered her first professional loss, but publicly, she is taking the loss to Kate Jackson in stride.

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