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Bellator Report: UFC Hall of Famer signs; Women’s Featherweight division bolstered

Former Strikeforce founder and CEO Scott Coker appears to be very comfortable in his new role as Bellator President. This week, like every week since he’s taken over for former Bellator President Bjorn Rebney, has been that of the headline grabbing variety. Probably the most newsworthy event of the week for Bellator was the signing of UFC Hall of Famer Stephan Bonnar. Bonnar had...
Via Fight Booth
August 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator: Nogueira Added To Women’s Division

Newport Beach, Calif. (August 21, 2014) – Just days after Bellator President Scott Coker reinstated the women’s division to Bellator by bringing in top featherweights Marloes Coenen and Julia Budd, Bellator has a new addition to the roster as Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu ace Talita Nogueira (6-0) has joined the promotion. Currently ranked in the Top 10 Featherweight rankings, the multiple...
Via BadCulture
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator gets back into the WMMA game (Press Release)

Newport Beach, Calif. (August 14, 2014) – Bellator MMA has reestablished the women’s division with two of MMA’s top featherweights leading the forefront. Finding previous success in the female MMA game, Bellator President Scott Coker has added Marloes Coenen and Julia Budd to the roster to start the next era of the Bellator women’s division. “We’re incredibly excited...
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August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator Signs Marloes Coenen And Julia Budd For New 145lb Division

Bellator today officially unveiled two new female fighters, Marloes Coenen and Julia Budd who will join the promotion’s new 145lb division. “We’re incredibly excited to bring in two of the best athletes competing in our sport today,” Coker said. “We are making a commitment to bring back the female division to Bellator, and feature some of the world’s best in the Bellator...
Via Fight Of The Night
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator MMA Brings Back Women’s MMA, Makes First Fight

In a press release to the media early Thursday, Bellator MMA announced that is bringing back women’s MMA and it will at the 145 pound featherweight division. The first two women brought in are former Strikeforce women’s bantamweight champion Marloes Coenen and top ranked featherweight Julia Budd. They will fight each other later this year at a card yet to be announced. Bellator...
Via Between The Ropes
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator MMA: Women’s Division Relaunched

Newport Beach, Calif. (August 14, 2014) – Bellator MMA has reestablished the women’s division with two of MMA’s top featherweights leading the forefront. Finding previous success in the female MMA game, Bellator President Scott Coker has added Marloes Coenen and Julia Budd to the roster to start the next era of the Bellator women’s division. “We’re incredibly excited...
Via BadCulture
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator MMA Brings Back the Ladies, Signs Marloes Coenen and Julia Budd

Exactly one year and one day ago, former Bellator MMA CEO Bjorn Rebney erased all women from his roster. On Thursday, Bellator’s new head honcho brought the ladies back. Scott Coker has signed featherweights Marloes Coenen (pictured) and Julia Budd to kickstart Bellator’s women’s division. “We’re incredibly excited to bring in two of the best athletes competing in our...
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August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Bellator Update: Carano, Coenen not signing just yet; Manhoef-Marshall fight announced

Remember that whole story about Gina Carano and Marloes Coenen signing with Bellator that surfaced last night? Well, for now it was nothing more than your monthly “Gina Carano is returning to MMA,” internet rumor. The type that you can count on to spread like wildfire with minutes. In this case though, where there is smoke there indeed may be some fire. According to MMAFighting’s...
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August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Did Gina Carano and Marloes Coenen just sign with Bellator?

Evil MMA genius Scott Coker just blew up the MMA Twittersphere with this one. According to the always reliable Hector Castro, and many other sources who have followed, Bellator MMA is expected to announce the signings of Gina Carano and Marloes Coenen tomorrow. Carano and Coenen are expected to fight one another as Bellator employees later this year. Whether or not this fight will...
Via Fight Booth
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Cris Cyborg Dropping To 135, Make Debut In December

Could MMA fans be one step closer to a Cris Cyborg vs Ronda Rousey fight inside the octagon? MMAJunkie.com is reported and has confirmed that Cyborg will be making her bantamweight debut at a Invicta FC card in December. No opponent has been announced at this time. The show will air on UFC Fight Pass. Cyborg, who is the Invicta featherweight champion hasn’t competed in a MMA fight...
Via Between The Ropes
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Cris ‘Cyborg’ Will Make 135 lb Debut; Hopes To Join UFC Next Summer

This has been one of the biggest weeks in the history of Woman’s MMA. It began with Ronda Rousey establishing herself as one of the best fighters on earth and continues with the latest news of Cris Cyborg cutting down to 135lbs. Cyborg once said that a cut down to 135 lbs would “kill her” but it seems as though she has since changed her tune. Her manager spoke with MMAJunkie...
Via BlackSportsOnline
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Invicta FC Will Now Be Airing Their Shows On UFC Fight Pass

It was announced a short time ago that all women’s MMA promotion, Invicta Fighting Championships will now be airing their shows on UFC Fight Pass with the first show expected to air in late summer. The UFC has made it clear that they didn’t buy Invicta and they are just airing the shows on Fight Pass. Invicta and the UFC made the announcement by a press release. UFC FIGHT PASS...
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June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Ronda Rousey Submits Miesha Tate for Strikeforce Title (Video)

Were you one of the many who weren’t interested in women’s MMA until the UFC decided to add the ladies to its roster? If you’ve got a few minutes of your day to spare – of course you do, nobody is really working even if you’re at work on the last Friday before Christmas, right? – watch the only women’s Strikeforce fight that really matters at this point. It took place...
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December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

(Video) 'Cyborg' destroys Coenen at Invicta FC 6 to claim featherweight title

After more than a year away from the sport for a steroid suspension, Cris Cyborg has started right where she left off - finishing her opponents via strikes. Credit to Marloes Coenen, she lasted longer inside of the cage with Cyborg than anyone since, well, Marloes Coenen. You can watch history being made at this past Saturday night's main event in it's entirety below.
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July 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Invicta 6: Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ Justino Destroys Marloes Coenen (Complete Video)

Does UFC bantamweight queen Ronda Rousey REALLY want any of Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino (pictured)? For that matter, does anyone want a piece of Cyborg? Based off the mauling Cyborg put on Marloes Coenen on Saturday night at Invita 6, I couldn’t blame anyone for responding with a resounding NO to those questions. Cyborg battered Coenen to capture the inaugural Invicta featherweight...
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July 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Post Invicta FC 6 event thoughts

I'm an equal opportunities MMA enthusiast. Whether the competitors are male or female I judge fights on the level of enjoyment they give me, or lack there of. If a promotion puts on a quality event it doesn't bother me whether it's all male fights, all female fights or if its called UFC, WSOF, Invicta etc. I really enjoyed Invicta FC 6. You won't hear me saying ...
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July 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Results: Cyborg Dominates Coenen, Captures Invicta Featherweight Title

After a fantastic night of fights, Invicta FC has crowned the inaugural queen of the featherweight division as Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ Santos dominated the fight before delivering a ferocious 4th round KO over Marloes Coenen, en route to capturing the title. Check out the results below: Main Card: Cris Cyborg def. Marloes Coenen via KO (Round 4) Claudia Gadelha vs. Ayaka Hamasaki...
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July 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Cris Cyborg brutalizes Marloes Coenen to gain the Invicta featherweight belt.

There really isn’t much to say, Cyborg pulled a cyborg, and absolutely demolished Marloes Coenen, a supposedly newfangled, bulkier Marloes Coenen mind you, en route to a 4th round TKO win. My God. If this is Cyborg off steroids, then I guess it makes sense that the Cyborg on steroids didn’t leave the first round very often. Coenen looked good at first, keeping her distance and...
Via Fight Hub TV
July 14, 2013  |  Discuss

‘Invicta 6: Cyborg vs. Coenen 2′ Live Results

“Invicta 6: Cyborg vs. Coenen 2″ takes place Saturday night inside Ameristar Casino Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri. Stream the preliminary card live on Ustream at 8PM ET/5PM PT. The pay-per-view broadcast begins live at 9PM ET/6PM PT via iN Demand, DISH, Avail-TVN in the United States, as well as Bell TV in Canada. The card comes with a $14.95 price tag. Tonight’s featured...
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July 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Live 'Invicta FC 6: Cyborg vs. Coenen 2' quick results

Looking for quick fight results with minimal hogwash? We've got them for you below. Keep it locked here for live Invicta FC 6 results from bell to bell. That's not enough? Don't worry, we won't be shutting up about this event anytime soon. Visit our homepage for plenty of Invicta 6 coverage throughout the night and the coming days. Enjoy the fights ladies and gentleman...
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July 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Invicta FC 6 HOV staff pick em

As the great Chuck D. would say - "Here we go again!" Main Card (PPV - 9 p.m. ET) • Cris Cyborg vs. Marloes Coenen Dave Reno: I compare the current state of the women's 145 lb division (really the state of it the past 4 years) to the current state of the men's 205 lb divsion. Cyborg and Coenen are the top two fighters in the division. I'm a huge Marloes...
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July 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Invicta FC 6 Weigh-in Results: Marloes Coenen vs Cris Cyborg

(Photo Credit: Esther Lin / Invicta Fighting Championships) The Ameristar Casino Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri plays host to Invicta Fighting Championship 6 on Saturday, July 13. The event is headlined by a featherweight world championship bout matching Marloes Coenen and Cris Cyborg. Main Event – Invicta FC World Featherweight (145 lbs.) Championship (5 X 5) MARLOES COENEN(21...
Via MMA Interplay
July 13, 2013  |  Discuss

‘Invicta 6: Cyborg vs. Coenen 2′ Weigh-In Results

All the fighters slated to participate in tomorrow’s “Invicta 6: Cyborg vs. Coenen 2″ event tipped the scale today in Ameristar Casino Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri. Things didn’t go according to plan for several athletes, to say the least. Four ladies had issues on the scale, including Veronica Rothenhausler who was ruled medically ineligible to compete. Her bout with...
Via 5thRound.com
July 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Marloes Coenen Talks This Weekend’s Fight Against Cris “The Cyborg” Santos

MMA The Dutch MMA star also answered the same 10 questions we always ask everyone!
Via maxim.com
July 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Rose Namajunas: The Future of WMMA

(Photo by Dave Mandel/Sherdog) I want to make something clear before I start. This article is not meant to undermine Ronda Rousey, Miesha Tate, Marloes Coenen or any of the other female fighters who work admirably to promote themselves and women’s mixed martial arts. What I am saying, is that Rose Namajunas may be the best thing for the continued promotion of WMMA, especially when...
Via The Flying Knee MMA
July 10, 2013  |  Discuss
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