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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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UFC 187: Thug Rose Gunnin’ For A Win

Anchoring the UFC 187 Fox Sports 1 prelims is the strawweight fight between TUF 20 alum Rose Namajunas (2-2) and Nina Ansaroff (6-4). Namajunas came onto TUF as a favorite to win the belt. On paper, she’s the perfect fighter: a...
 
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Jessica Aguilar: Free Agent

The news spread quickly throughout the twitterverse Monday: strawweight Jessica “JAG” Aguilar (19-4) had been released from her WSOF contract and was now a free agent. This was quickly followed by a flurry of tweets wondering w...
 
Editorials
 

When a Convicted Domestic Abuser gets a Title Shot: Sexism, Misogyny, and Domestic Violence in MMA, Part 3

Read Part 1 and Part 2 The UFC has really had a rough go of it lately. Between the light heavyweight champ arrested for a hit and run, their fighters saying really stupid things, buy/view rates dropping, Mike Goldberg’s N...

 
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Ronda Rousey Feared Revenge Porn: “The truth is the best armor”

UFC Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey’s (11-0) PR tour for her book, “My Fight/Your Fight,” has seen the champ entertaining interviewers with stories of her life. But one story took a dark turn. Rousey was hit with quite a bit...
 
 
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Chambers-Curran: On Your Shield or With It

You can tell when a fighter breaks. You see it in their eyes, in the way they move, in the way they go through the motions just to make it until the end, not caring whether or not they win. The way they just lay on an opponent ...

 
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Adelaide is here!

Aussie WMMA Week finishes off later today with strawweight fights between Alex Chambers (4-2) and Kailin Curran (3-1), and Bec Rawlings (5-4) and Lisa Ellis (15-9). Last night the women had their weigh-ins and face offs, with b...
 
Interview
 

Aussie Featherweight Megan Anderson: “I’m tall, I’m tattooed, and I’m a lot crazy”

The penultimate day of Aussie WMMA Week is here as we talk with featherweight Megan Anderson about her MMA journey, her ink, and her quest for greatness. What do you want people on this side of the Atlantic to know about you, i...
 
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Slick Alex Chambers video kicks off our Aussie WMMA Week

Welcome to Aussie WMMA week here at womensmma.com! Every day until UFC Fight Night 65 in Adelaide, we’ll be introducing new Aussie WMMA talent, posting fight breakdowns, and showcasing Alex Chambers (4-2) and Bec Rawlings...