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Domestic Violence in MMA: An Index

Womensmma.com has written extensively on the subject. Here is an index of several of our articles on domestic violence, sexism, and misogyny in MMA: Emphatic Failure: A Brief Overview of Domestic Violence in MMA The Rising Cost...
 
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Emphatic Failure: A Brief Overview of Domestic Violence in MMA

By Sydnie Jones Mixed martial arts, commonly referred to as MMA, is a combat sport desperately grappling for legitimacy as a professional sport. Combining elements from multiple martial arts, including Brazilian jiu jitsu, wres...

 
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The Blackzilian Way: How to Abuse Women and Not Alienate People

Guest contributor pdlmma uses Twitter as a platform to offer a dissenting voice to the combat sports fanbase. His goal is to hold the MMA industry, fighters, and promotions accountable for the culture they create and the real w...
 
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Ronda Rousey takes home ESPY awards for Best Fighter and Best Female Athlete

By Sydnie Jones After being named the most dominant athlete in the world by Sports Illustrated and Business Insider, UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey (11-0) got two more superlatives under her belt when she won Best Femal...
 
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Ronda Rousey keeps it real for Floyd Mayweather after winning Best Fighter at the ESPYs

By Sydnie Jones Ronda Rousey won the ESPY award for Best Fighter, beating out Floyd Mayweather, Donald Cerrone, Terence Crawford, and Gennedy Golovkin. Upon winning, Ronda had this to say to serial domestic abuser Floyd Mayweat...

 
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Invicta FC 13 results: Two new champs & one fast, brutal title retention

By Sydnie Jones Invicta FC 13, a seven-fight card with three title fights, gave us two new champions and four finishes. Here’s the breakdown, with our favorite pics from Invicta’s Facebook album: Cristiane Cyborg Sa...
 
 
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Check out Ronda Rousey’s full Real Sports segment

By Sydnie Jones UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey (11-0) appeared on HBO’s Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel in May, where she talked about the close relationship she had with her father, her desire to present a healthy...

 
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UFC fighter Travis Browne accused of domestic violence by wife Jenna Renee Webb

By Sydnie Jones Top-ranked UFC heavyweight Travis Browne was accused of domestic violence on July 8th by wife Jenna Renee Webb, via Instagram. She posted four images showing large bruises and the caption, “Probably one of...
 
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Ronda Rousey gets scarier by the day, if this video is any indication

By Sydnie Jones As UFC 190 draws closer and Ronda Rousey’s (11-0) anger at Beth Correia (9-0) over comments Correia made about suicide remains unabating, clips of Rousey training become ever-more terrifying. Less than a m...
 
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Conor McGregor hits comedy gold, tells Conan Jose Aldo was cleared by his gynecologist

By Sydnie Jones The scheduled title fight at UFC 189 between featherweight champion Jose Aldo and super-hyped contender Conor McGregor was canceled after Aldo suffered a fractured rib in training. Now, McGregor will fight Chad ...