Category: Flyweight Division

Kalindra Faria vs. Jessica Eye, flyweight bout | This Sunday at UFC Fight Night 124 Early Prelims | 6pm ET, LIVE on UFC FIGHT PASS

This Sunday’s UFC Fight Night 124 early preliminary card features an exciting flyweight showdown between Kalindra Faria and Jessica “Evil” Eye. Continue reading “Kalindra Faria vs. Jessica Eye, flyweight bout | This Sunday at UFC Fight Night 124 Early Prelims | 6pm ET, LIVE on UFC FIGHT PASS”

Kristina Williams returns to Bellator on March 2, opponent TBA

A huge left kick that landed flush on the face of the ultra tough Heather Hardy sealed the deal for the pro debut of Kristina Williams (1-0) at Bellator 185 in October. Williams, who was in the winning side of one of 2017’s bloodiest battles,will be making her return to the Bellator cage on March 2.  Her opponent is TBD.  Continue reading “Kristina Williams returns to Bellator on March 2, opponent TBA”

Valentina Shevchenko on move to flyweight: “I will fight with girls the same size as me, I can show more technique, skill and ability”

Former UFC bantamweight title challenger, Valentina Shevchenko, will be making a move down to the flyweight division on February 3 when she battles undefeated Priscila Cachoeira at UFC Fight Night 125. Continue reading “Valentina Shevchenko on move to flyweight: “I will fight with girls the same size as me, I can show more technique, skill and ability””

Cynthia Calvillo confident in fighting at both 115 and 125

At UFC 219, Cynthia Calvillo will attempt to continue her climb toward title contention against her toughest challenge to date in former champ Carla Esparza. However, strawweight gold isn’t the only goal Calvillo has set for herself— the Team Alpha Male product recently expressed to MMA Fighting her desire and willingness to compete and win at both 115 pounds and 125 pounds.  Continue reading “Cynthia Calvillo confident in fighting at both 115 and 125”