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Lisa Ellis & Jessica Rakoczy Cut From UFC

The UFC has deleted 14 fighter profiles from their rosters, and two of the fighters no longer listed are strawweights Lisa Ellis (15-10) and Jessica Rakoczy (1-3-1). Seeing Lisa Ellis cut is bittersweet. Her MMA debut was on No...
 
InvictaFC
 

Invicta FC 13: Cyborg vs. Van Duin Preview

Invicta FC 13: Cyborg vs. Van Duin kicks off International Fight Week this Thursday night on July 9. Several things make this event one to watch. Not only do we have Cyborg headlining the main event as she attempts to suplex he...

 
UFC
 

Joanna Jędrzejczyk Out For Several Months Following Thumb Surgery

Undefeated Strawweight Champion Joanna Jędrzejczyk (10-0) has learned that sometimes the God of War demands a price for victory. It was obvious she had a hand injury after her brutal beatdown of Jessica Penne (12-3) during her ...
 
UFC
 

Ronda Rousey to Jimmy Kimmel: “If I make the fight fast, that means I like you.”

Undefeated Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey (11-0) is making the rounds of late night talk shows this week, promoting both her upcoming title defense against Bethe Correia (9-0) at UFC 190 on August 1, and her memoir “My Figh...
 
News
 

New UFC Fight Kit Introduced

UFC President Dana White and Reebok PR personnel emceed a presser cum fashion show today, unveiling the new Reebok line of UFC fight kit. A parade of popular male and female fighters, introduced and grouped by country, modeled ...

 
Interview
 

A Cut Above: Swayze Valentine, the UFC’s First Cutwoman

You’ve seen fighters bob and dance to the beat of their walkout song as they strut to the cage. But have you ever wondered about the man in black who stops fighters before their climb into the cage and smears petroleum jelly on...
 
 
Fight Announcement
 

Alex Chambers meeting Paige VanZant at UFC 191

Strawweights Alex Chambers (5-2) and Paige VanZant (5-1) are slated for the card at UFC 191 in Las Vegas on September 1. As per Fox Sports 1, “UFC officials have not announced the bout as of yet, but VanZant vs. Chambers ...

 
Fight Announcement
 

Valerie Letourneau & Maryna Moroz Added to UFC Saskatoon Card

A fight between strawweights Valerie Letourneau (7-3) and Maryna Moroz (6-0) has just been added to the UFC Saskatoon card. Letourneau last beat Jessica Rakoczy (1-5-1) in April at UFC 186, and Moroz is coming off her surprise ...
 
Interview
 

Introducing: Strawweight Polly Beauchamp

WomensMMA usually writes about elite professional women fighters at the pinnacle of their careers, but we know even UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk (10-0) was once an amateur trying to make it in Muay Thai. We occas...
 
News
 

Ronda Rousey’s Ex Judo Coach: “She owes her entire existence to our sport”

Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey (11-0) was less than complimentary to her ex judo coach Jason Morris in her memoir, “My Fight/Your Fight,” stating, “I was training under a coach I couldn’t stand and w...