Bec Rawlings is looking to make her highly anticipated flyweight debut at the UFC Fight Night 121 event on November 19. Continue reading “Bec Rawlings looking to make flyweight debut at UFC Fight Night 121 on November 19”
There’s no question about it– Heather Hardy is the real deal. This is not just reflected by her multiple world titles, perfect 20-0 boxing record or her outstanding MMA debut last month, “The Heat” lives and breathes passion and determination in her relentless pursuit to the top. Whether she’s breaking barriers in boxing or turning heads in MMA, Hardy elevates women in the sport and represents everything that fight fans look for in a champion– heart, will, and an unstoppable work ethic.
Bellator’s newest flyweight spoke to WMMA Rankings and answered questions about her MMA and boxing future, her daughter, her mentality and much more. Read below to get to know the two-division boxing champion and Brooklyn-native.
Next month at Bellator 182, Veta Arteaga (3-1) will meet Bruna Ellen (3-1) in a women’s flyweight bout on the main card. Arteaga enters the bout off a third round doctor stoppage TKO over Brooke Mayo in February. She has only lost once in her professional career– a controversial split decision to Anastasia Yankova. Ellen, a Brazilian prospect, debuted in Bellator at Bellator 159, losing a unanimous decision to Jessica Middleton. She bounced back at Bellator 171 in January, improving her record to 3-1 with a unanimous decision win against Carmela James. Continue reading “Bellator 182 main card gets Veta Arteaga vs Bruna Ellen”
Friday night at Bellator 181, flyweight contender Emily Ducote defeated Jessica Middleton by way of a unanimous decision. The judges scored the contest 29-27, 29-28, 29-28, all in favour of Ducote. Continue reading “Bellator 181 Results: Emily Ducote defeats Jessica Middleton via unanimous decision”
Friday night at Bellator 181, flyweight contender Katy Collins defeated Bruna Vargas by way of a unanimous decision, 30-27 on all three judges scorecards. Continue reading “Bellator 181 Results: Katy Collins defeats Bruna Vargas via unanimous decision”
The coaches for the upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter have been announced as Justin Gathje and ex-UFC champ Eddie Alvarez. Continue reading “Justin Gaethje and Eddie Alvarez confirmed as coaches for TUF 26 featuring female flyweights”
Bellator 181 takes place this Friday July 14, 2017 from the WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma. The event is scheduled to feature three women’s fights. Continue reading “Bellator 181 weigh-in results: All six female competitors successfully make weight”
This Friday newly signed Bellator flyweight and former UFC strawweight title challenger Valerie Letourneau (8-6) was scheduled to make her promotional debut against flyweight prospect Emily Ducote (5-2) this Friday at Bellator 181. Unfortunately, Bellator has just announced via Twitter that Letourneau has been forced to withdraw via injury. Flyweight Jessica Middleton (2-1) has stepped in on short notice to face Emily Ducote. Continue reading “Injury forces Valerie Letourneau out of Bellator 181, Jessica Middleton in”
This Friday’s Legacy Fighting Alliance main event featuring a flyweight world title fight between reigning champion Andrea Lee and Brazil’s Davina Maciel has been cancelled. Continue reading “LFA 16: Main event title fight between Andrea Lee and Davina Maciel has been cancelled”
Andrea Lee will make the first defense of her LFA flyweight world title next Friday when she battles Davina Maciel in the main event of Legacy Fighting Alliance 16. Continue reading “Video: Andrea Lee looking fierce ahead of next Friday’s title defense, take a look”