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Ronda Rousey faces Holly Holm at UFC 195 in January, shocking Miesha Tate

Today, the UFC announced that Ronda Rousey (12-0) will next defend her Bantamweight Title at UFC 195 Saturday, January 2, 2016 against Miesha Tate Holly Holm (9-0).  Just last month, Tate was announced as Rousey’s next op...
 
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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 ...

 
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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 ...
 
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UFC Fight Night 71 features Holly Holm vs. Marion Reneau and Sarah Moras vs. Jessica Andrade

The UFC’s mid-week card in San Diego on July 15th features two women’s fights. Boxing champion Holly Holm (8-0) faces Marion Reneau (6-1), and TUF alum Sarah Moras (4-1) fights Jessica Andrade (12-4). Holm, a prospe...
 
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Jessica Aguilar Signs with UFC, Meeting Claudia Gadelha at UFC 190

Bantamweight Headliners Ronda Rousey (11-0) and Bethe Correia (9-0) won’t be the only women fighting at UFC 190 on August 1. It was announced this morning by Brazilian news outlet Combate that strawweight Jessica Aguilar (19-4)...

 
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Sara McMann and Amanda Nunes Face off in Nashville

Bantamweights Sara McMann (8-2) and Amanda Nunes (10-4) will meet at UFC Fight Night Nashville on August 8. The event will be televised on Fox Sports 1. Both fighters are Top Ten in their division. McMann, also an Olympic silve...
 
 
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UFC Fight Night Berlin: Joanna Jedrzejczyk defends her title against Jessica Penne

After dominating Carla Esparza at UFC 185, strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk faces Brazilian jiu jitsu brown belt Jessica Penne (12-2) at Fight Night Berlin on June 20th. Jedrzejczyk debuted in the Octagon last July, figh...

 
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Torres & Hill Moved to UFC 188 Main Card

Strawweights Tecia Torres’ (5-0) and Angela Hill’s (2-0) fight at “UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum” has been moved from the prelims to the anchor spot on the main card. Both fighters are alums of TUF 20, b...
 
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Glasgow: ‘Cause baby now we got bad blood

Strawweights Joanne Calderwood (9-1) and Bec Rawlings (6-4) are slated for UFC Fight Night 72 in Glasgow, Scotland, on July 18. Calderwood and Rawlings have never fought one another in the cage, including during their stints in...
 
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At Invicta 12, Katja Kankaanpää defends her strawweight title against Livia Renata Souza

It’s unusual for a champion to defend her title against a newcomer, but that’s what will happen when Finnish fighter Katja Kankaanpää faces Brazilian Livia Renata Souza (7-0) at Invicta 12. The UFC’s poaching of Invicta’s...