In a recent interview with the South China Morning Post, former WWE Women’s Champion Charlotte Flair talked about Ronda Rousey’s reported transition to the WWE, and the possibility of MMA’s ‘Horsewomen’ vs WWE’s ‘Four Horsewomen’. Continue reading “WWE’s Charlotte Flair on Ronda Rousey and the ‘Four Horsewomen’”
Strawweight queen Joanna Jędrzejczyk recently took to Instagram to issue a warning to all oncoming challengers looking to steal her throne. She accompanied the warning with a video showing off her vicious striking skills during a pad session at American Top Team.
Her caption reads, “You, you and you can ALL try and take it. I am here, ready, and just so you I will leave you without a chance. You all have NO chance, this is mine, forever and ever. #thestrawweightqueen #joannachampion #UFC #ufcchampion”. Continue reading “Joanna Jędrzejczyk warns future challengers in scary new training video”
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 550 mixed martial artists around the globe. Athletes are subject to random test, at any time, in and out of the competition.
So far in 2017, USADA has conducted 4,630 anti-doping tests for 694 athletes. Check out the numbers below to see how many times some of your favorite female fighters have been randomly tested by USADA. Continue reading “Who is the UFC’s most drug tested female of 2017 so far?”
UFC bantamweight Cat Zingano currently has a ‘big project in the works‘ and she has decided to release a sneak peek for the fans. Continue reading “Video: UFC bantamweight Cat Zingano teases upcoming ‘big project’”
The UFC has unveiled the official cast for The Ultimate Fighter 26. 16 female flyweights will battle it out in a bid to become the first ever UFC women’s flyweight champion. The season will be coached by UFC lightweights Eddie Alvarez Continue reading “The Ultimate Fighter 26 cast revealed”
Budding strawweight star Cynthia Calvillo (6-0) scored the biggest victory of her professional career last month when she defeated Joanne Calderwood by unanimous decision in Calderwood’s hometown of Glasgow, Scotland. A little over two weeks after keeping her unblemished record in tact, Calvillo is already planning her return to the octagon. Continue reading “Cynthia Calvillo: “I’m gonna give Joanna that first loss””
On Saturday night in Anaheim, California, UFC delivered what was arguably 2017’s best PPV to date. In the early Fight Pass prelims, Kailin Curran (4-5) met Alexandra Albu (7-0) in a thrilling strawweight Continue reading “What’s next for the women of #UFC214?”
To the excitement of fight fans all over the world, the UFC has officially announced a clash of top Brazilian contenders in the strawweight division for UFC Japan later this year. UFC brass followed Claudia Gadelha’s Instagram call out of Jessica Andrade by confirming the bouts booking via their official website. Continue reading “Claudia Gadelha vs Jessica Andrade official for #UFCJapan in September”
In the main event of the Fight Pass Prelim portion of UFC 214, strawweight Kailin Curran met returning prospect Alexandra Albu. Continue reading “#UFC214 Results: Alexandra Albu decisions Kailin Curran in an all out war”
Saturday night in Anaheim, California, Tonya Evinger will make her long-awaited UFC debut when she locks horns with Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino for the vacant UFC featherweight championship. The highly anticipated Continue reading “All #UFC214 fighters successfully make weight”