Tag: UFC

Ashlee Evans-Smith details difficulties during her UFC 223 fight camp

Newly-minted UFC Women’s Flyweight Ashlee Evans-Smith began her career at a new weight class with a victory over Bec Rawlings. But the backstory to her training camp was much more eventful than her fight with the Australian striker. Continue reading “Ashlee Evans-Smith details difficulties during her UFC 223 fight camp”

Valentina Shevchenko is still waiting for UFC flyweight title shot, taunts Nicco Montano

 

UFC flyweight contender Valentina Shevchenko continues to lobby for a title fight against champion Nicco Montano. And she is getting more strident and pointed with her words. Continue reading “Valentina Shevchenko is still waiting for UFC flyweight title shot, taunts Nicco Montano”

Nicco Montano slams ‘huge waste of space’ Ariel Hewlani

Even though she’s been nursing a seriously injured foot since her TUF Flyweight Championship victory over Roxanne Modafferi, fans have been anxious to see her get back in the cage. Her most likely opponent was thought to be number 1 contender Valentina Shevchenko. Continue reading “Nicco Montano slams ‘huge waste of space’ Ariel Hewlani”

Antonina Shevchenko explains why she’ll enter Dana White’s Contender Series at same weight as sister Valentina

In a move that is causing added interest where’s there’s already tons of it, Antonina Shevchenko is trying to enter the UFC fighting in the same weight class as her sister Valentina. Continue reading “Antonina Shevchenko explains why she’ll enter Dana White’s Contender Series at same weight as sister Valentina”

Lauren Mueller feels her victory over Shana Dobson confirms her UFC roster spot

Lauren “The Princess Tiger” Mueller victory over Shana Dobson on the UFC Fight Night Poirier vs. Gaethje Fight Pass Prelims meant more to her than just a notch in the win column. Continue reading “Lauren Mueller feels her victory over Shana Dobson confirms her UFC roster spot”