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UFC Champion Ronda Rousey says Joanna Jedrzejczyk is a badass, “couldn’t respect her more”

Even UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey (11-0) is impressed by strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk (10-0), who defended her title on Saturday at UFC Berlin for the first time. In a one-sided brawl with contender Jessica...
 
Editorials
 

Tamikka Brents Criticizes Fallon Fox for Exploiting Trans Status, Then Exploits Fox’s Trans Status

Fallon Fox fights Saturday night at the Capital City Cage Wars in Springfield, Illinois. She’s fighting Tamikka Brents, who went on a doofy rant last year in a bid for publicity, apparently not realizing the flagrant hypo...

 
Editorials
 

Ronda Rousey vs Gina Carano: Between Sport and Spectacle

For those who don’t follow the sport, but are somehow reading this website, Gina Carano and the UFC have been in off-and-on negotiations for months now. At this point, Gina’s return after five years away from the sport, and the...
 
Fight Announcement
 

UFC Announces Second Strawweight Match, Signs Joanna Jedrzejczyk

    Polish Flyweight Joanna Jedrzejczyk, last seen knocking out UFC veteran and Oxford Rhodes Scholar Rosi Sexton at Cage Warriors 69, has officially signed with the UFC. She faces Juliana Lima on July 26th at San Jos...
 
News
 

Dudieva vs. de Randamie is now Letourneau vs. Phillips

For undisclosed reasons, Milana Dudieva is out of UFC 174 this Saturday. Her opponent, Germaine de Randamie, had already pulled out, and Valerie Letourneau was rumored to be her replacement. That happened, so now it’s Val...

 
Editorials
 

Shannon Knapp totes chill, opts to roll with blatant sexism instead of criticizing MMA legend

Earlier this week, legendary retired mixed martial artist Fedor Emelianenko had some dumb things to say about women fighting in MMA: I respect the girls who defend the country’s honor at the Olympics, in wrestling, boxing...
 
 
InvictaFC
 

Invicta signs multi-year deal with UFC Fight Pass

In a press release issued June 5th, Invicta and UFC announced a ‘historic content deal’ for Invicta events to air exclusively through Fight Pass: The Ultimate Fighting Championship and Invicta Fighting Championships...

 
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Germaine de Randamie out of UFC 174, Valerie Letourneau may fill in

Image courtesy of Milana Dudieva’s Twitter As reported by MMAJunkie, Germaine de Randamie (4-3) appears to be out of UFC 174 due to an injury. Currently, de Randamie is still listed on the card on the UFC website, but the...
 
News
 

“Alpha” Cat Zingano cleared to train, celebrates with brand new mouthguard

Via Twitter today, Cat Zingano announced from a dentist’s office that she’s cleared to train: At Incredible Smiles in Boulder, getting a fresh mouth guard for my fresh start training hard again. I’M CLEARED! @...
 
InvictaFC
 

TUF 20 Updates: Air date of 9/10, Claudia Gadelha and Juliana Lima out

Following the try-outs for The Ultimate Fighter on Monday in Las Vegas, several updates emerged. Although there’s no official statement from Dana White or the UFC, supposedly the new season will premiere on September 10th...