Category: Rizin FF

New Gabi Garcia challenger? Meet Joaquina Bonfim, a BJJ world champion set to make her MMA debut this year

The fast growing women’s MMA heavyweight division has found themselves a new competitor, and she seems like a good one. Meet Joaquina Bonfim, a Brazilian jiu jitsu black belt who trained out of Continue reading “New Gabi Garcia challenger? Meet Joaquina Bonfim, a BJJ world champion set to make her MMA debut this year”

Flyweight Rankings: Maia has something which Niedzwiedz wants, highly touted Bellator prospects begin their rise

The 125lb flyweight division is one that fans and fighters have been campaigning for the UFC to add for a very long time. The division is one of the largest and fastest growing in women’s MMA. Many fighters are simply Continue reading “Flyweight Rankings: Maia has something which Niedzwiedz wants, highly touted Bellator prospects begin their rise”

War of words between heavyweight competitors, after Garcia trashes one of them for “fat body”

On December 31st at the RIZIN FF year-end event Gabi Garcia defeated 49 year old Yumiko Hotta in 41 seconds of round one. It seems the Brazilian has a new found confidence since emerging victorious over Hotta, as she’s Continue reading “War of words between heavyweight competitors, after Garcia trashes one of them for “fat body””

Atomweight Rankings: Queen Hamasaki reigns supreme, an ‘Evil Princess’ is ready to dethrone and Alyssa Garcia begins her rise

The 105lb atomweight division has fast become one of the most exciting divisions in women’s MMA. The women in this division provide fast paced action, and despite being smaller girls, have shown the Continue reading “Atomweight Rankings: Queen Hamasaki reigns supreme, an ‘Evil Princess’ is ready to dethrone and Alyssa Garcia begins her rise”