Why Alexis Davis is Ronda Rousey’s toughest test to date

The UFC got this one right. After all of the speculation and talk about other fighters outside of the UFC, they gave the next title shot against Ronda Rousey to Alexis Davis. We will find out how good Ronda’s striking really is as this will be her most well rounded opponent to date in the UFC. Davis brings a Japanese and Brazilian jiu-jitsu background to go with some strong Muay...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Amanda Nunes Steps In To Fight Sarah Kaufman At The TUF Nations Finale

With Shayna Baszler out injured, Amanda Nunes has stepped in as a late replacement to fight Sarah Kaufman at the TUF Nations Finale event on April 16th. It’s a tall order for Nunes to come in on less than two weeks notice to face the former Strikeforce 135lb champion who’s currently ranked No.5 in the division. The 25 year-old is in good form at the moment though with two first...
Via Fight Of The Night
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Shayna Baszler Injury Sees Amanda Nunes vs Sarah Kaufman

After sustaining an injury that saw her forced out of her bout versus Sarah Kaufman (16-2 (1nc), pictured) Shayna Baszler (15-8) will have to wait a little longer to make her UFC debut.Fortunately for Sarah the UFC brass has been able to find her a new opponent as Amanda Nunes (9-3) has been pegged as a replacement.  Initially scheduled to compete against Alexis Dufrense (5-0) at...
Via MMAInsider
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Shayna Baszler Out Of Sarah Kaufman Fight At TUF Nations Finale

Sarah Kaufman is today in need of a new opponent after Shayna Baszler was forced to pull out of their scheduled fight later this month at the TUF Nations Finale due to an undisclosed injury. A veteran of the sport having fought professionally since 2003, Baszler was looking to make her UFC debut at the event following a stint on TUF 18 last year, but it seems she’ll now have to...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Shayna Baszler out of TUF Nations Finale, search for replacement underway

Veteran competitor Shayna Baszler has suffered an injury in training and now the search begins for a new opponent to face former Strikeforce champion Sarah Kaufman on two weeks notice. 
15 days ago  |  Discuss

TUF 18 Video: Shayna Baszler vs. Julianna Pena

The 18th season of The Ultimate Fighter kicked off with a shocking upset. ‘Team Tate’s’ Julianna Pena prevailed over show favourite, Shayna Bazler and finished her in the second round. The win set the tone for the show and certainly threw a wrench in ‘Team Rousey’s’ plans. The UFC has released the fight highlights for the match-up:
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September 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Talking TUF with Denise Tracey - Episode 1

After a long summer of hype and wait, Season 18 of The Ultimate Fighter: Rousey vs. Tate has finally arrived; and I am…surprisingly excited. I will be the first to admit that I was not at all interested in what I considered to be a “gimmick” season:  female coaches, co-ed house. Top it off with the inflammatory, albeit necessary, Miesha Tate-for-injured-Cat-Zingano- substitution...
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September 05, 2013  |  Discuss

'Invicta FC 4: Esparza vs. Hyatt' Fight Results

Invicta's 4th event is officially in the bag and the full results are in. We've listed the final outcome of each fight below for your convience. Check back with us tomorrow for posts a' plenty on tonights event, the aftermath, and what's next for Invicta after what was another great showing.  • Strawweight Title Bout: Carla Esparza (9-2) defeats Bec Hyatt (4...
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January 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Invicta FC 3: Jessica Penne will battle Naho Sugiyama for the inaugural atomweight title

Penne (left) emerges victorious and earns a title shot with a vicious finish over Lisa Ellis at Invicta FC 1 photo - mmarecap Invicta FC President Shannon Knapp made a very exciting announcement mid-way through tonight's Invicta FC 2 free live stream over at The titles are coming. And they are coming very soon. October 6th to be exact. The main event of Invicta...
Via hov-mma
July 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Invicta FC 2 Results – Shayna Baszler vs. Sara McMann

The Invicta Fighting Championship has a full slate of women’s MMA action tonight at the Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kansas. Invcta FC 2 will stream live and free from the website beginning at 7:00pm ET. The card is headlined by a bantamweight bout featuring Olympic wrestling medalist Sara McMann who will take on submission specialist Shayna Baszler. Invicta FC 2...
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July 28, 2012  |  Discuss

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