Category: Flyweight Division

VIDEO: Nicco Montano and Valentina Shevchenko square off for the first time at the UFC 25th anniversary press conference

Friday night at the UFC 25th anniversary press conference, Nicco Montano and Valentina Shevchenko faced off for the first time ahead of their UFC 228 flyweight title fight on September 8. Continue reading “VIDEO: Nicco Montano and Valentina Shevchenko square off for the first time at the UFC 25th anniversary press conference”

Who is the UFC’s most drug tested female of 2018 so far?

The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, also known as USADA, officially partnered with the UFC in June of 2015 to establish the UFC Anti-Doping Program. The program, designed to protect the health and safety of athletes as well as the integrity of the sport, has since tested over 500 mixed martial artists around the globe. Athletes are subject to random test, at any time, in and out of the competition. Continue reading “Who is the UFC’s most drug tested female of 2018 so far?”