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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...
Via hov-mma
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Sarah Kaufman Now Grants Leslie Smith Rematch at TUF Nations Finale

Hopefully, third time’s the charm for Sarah Kaufman (pictured). After watching Shayna Baszler and then Amanda Nunes bow out of their April 16 tango with various injuries, Kaufman will now grant Leslie Smith a rematch in the event. “The Ultimate Fighter Nations Finale” takes place inside Colisée Pepsi in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Kaufman initially dropped a split decision...
Via 5thRound.com
11 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
15 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
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Amanda Nunes steps up to face Sarah Kaufman at the TUF Nations Finale

With less than two weeks to go until the Ultimate Fighter Nations finale card, Amanda Nunes has accepted a bout against Sarah Kaufman following an injury suffered by Shayna Baszler earlier this week.
Via FOXSports.com
16 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...
Via Fight Of The Night
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Shayna Baszler Out Against Sarah Kaufman at TUF Nations Finale

Calling all UFC bantamweights. Sarah Kaufman (pictured) is in desperate need of a new opponent on April 16 after Shayna Baszler was forced out of their scrap with an undisclosed injury. The Ultimate Fighter Nations Finale takes place inside Colisée Pepsi in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Baszler was looking to make her official UFC debut after appearing as a contestant on “The Ultimate...
Via 5thRound.com
18 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. 
Via FOXSports.com
18 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Star Ronda Rousey Open to Wrestling a Match for WWE

From UFC Star Ronda Rousey Open to Wrestling a Match for WWE - TMZ has posted the footage of UFC women’s champion Ronda Rousey practicing pro wrestling moves with roommate and fellow UFC fighter Shayna Baszler last week. TMZ reports that Rousey would be interested in wrestling a match at WrestleMania but this year’s show is out of the question, due to her training and movies...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Star Ronda Rousey Open to Wrestling a Match for WWE

- TMZ has posted the footage of UFC women’s champion Ronda Rousey practicing pro wrestling moves with roommate and fellow UFC fighter Shayna Baszler last week. TMZ reports that Rousey would be interested in wrestling a match at WrestleMania but this year’s show is out of the question, due to her training and movies. Rousey apparently would be willing to appear at WrestleMania...
Via Wrestle Scoop
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Star Ronda Rousey Open to Wrestling a Match for WWE at WrestleMania 31

- TMZ has posted the footage of UFC women’s champion Ronda Rousey practicing pro wrestling moves with roommate and fellow UFC fighter Shayna Baszler last week. TMZ reports that Rousey would be interested in wrestling a match at WrestleMania but this year’s show is out of the question, due to her training and movies. Rousey apparently would be willing to appear at WrestleMania...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Huge UFC star open to wrestling match at WrestleMania 31

TMZ has posted the footage of UFC women’s champion Ronda Rousey practicing pro wrestling moves with roommate and fellow UFC fighter Shayna Baszler last week. TMZ reports that Rousey would be interested in wrestling a match at WrestleMania but this year’s show is out of the question, due to her training and movies. Rousey apparently would be willing to appear at WrestleMania 31...
Via Wrestlechat.net
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Star Ronda Rousey Open to Wrestling a Match for WWE at WrestleMania 31

TMZ has posted the footage of UFC women’s champion Ronda Rousey practicing pro wrestling moves with roommate and fellow UFC fighter Shayna Baszler last week. TMZ reports that Rousey would be interested in wrestling a match at WrestleMania but this year’s show is out of the question, due to her training and movies. Rousey apparently would be willing to appear at WrestleMania 31...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fighter Ronda Rousey Open to Wrestling a Match for WWE

TMZ has posted the footage of UFC women's champion Ronda Rousey practicing pro wrestling moves with roommate and fellow UFC fighter Shayna Baszler last week. TMZ reports that Rousey would be interested in wrestling a match at WrestleMania but this year's show is out of the question, due to her training and movies. Rousey apparently would be willing to appear at WrestleMania...
Via Ring Side News
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Ronda Rousey interested in competing in WrestleMania?

Ronda Rousey has been dominating UFC lately. But now she also wants a chance to dominate the WWE.According to TMZ Sports, who provided video of her and fellow UFC fighter Shayna Baszler mixing it up in the ring last week, Rousey is interested in competing in a future WrestleMania.The only real stipulation attached is her request to include her posse. Those members include Baszler...
Via Bush League Chronicle
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

UK Wrestling Legend Billy Robinson Passes Away at 74

- UK wrestling legend Billy Robinson passed away in his sleep at age 74 on Monday. He is most known here in the United States for being a top contender to the AWA Title and matches with The Iron Shiek, Ric Flair, Ricky Steamboat and others. In recent years, Robinson’s name was well known in MMA circles, as the surviving expert of the old Wigan catch wrestling submission system...
Via Wrestle Scoop
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

‘Pro Wrestling Techniques For MMA’ Features Clotheslines, Shayna Baszler Busting Out A Sharpshooter

“The Queen of Spades” Shayna Baszler and Roxanne “The Happy Warrior” Modafferi have long been staples of the women’s MMA scene, though they got significant exposure on season 18 of The Ultimate Fighter. Because Roxanne is the best person in the world, they became friends, and now, training partners. Since Roxanne spent several years in Japan, it’s only natural that she...
Via With Leather
February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

The Ladies of UFC 170

This Saturday night at UFC 170 for the first time in the octagon two Olympians will face off when Ronda Rousey takes on Sara McMann. It will be a good fight, and it could be a great one. I will breakdown why I think Ronda is one of the worst match ups for McMann. Then I will get to the other women’s fight on the card, the Jessica Eye versus Alexis Davis one. Both of these fights...
Via hov-mma
February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Update: 3 UFC Fighters A RAW Last Night, Y2J Note

– UFC Hall of Famer Stephan Bonnar and current fighters Shayna Baszler and Jessamyn Duke were in attendance at RAW last night. As noted last night here on the website, rapper Wiz Khalifa was also at the show. – On March 3rd, Chris Jericho will appear on @Midnight. – As noted late last night here on the website, during the commercial break of the Dean Ambrose vs. Mark Henry...
Via WZR Online
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Sarah Kaufman vs Shayna Baszler Targeted for TUF Nations Finale

Sarah Kaufman 16-2 MMA / 0-0 UFC Record Won 4 of Last 5 Fights Notable Wins: Shayna Baszler, Liz Carmouche, Alexis Davis Shayna Baszler  15-8 MMA / UFC Debut Lost 2 0f Last 3 Fights Notable Wins: Sarah D’Alelio, Alexis Davis, Julie Kedzie —————————————- The Ultimate Fighter: Nations Finale April 16th, 2014 Quebec City, Quebec, Canada Colisee Pepsi...
Via In The Neutral Zone
February 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Shayna Baszler to make long overdue UFC debut versus Kaufman in April

When you talk about the history of women in mixed martial arts one of the names you cannot omit is that of the 'Queen of Spades' herself - Shayna Baszler. Baszler was one of the must see, and must hear personalities of WMMA before it became what it is today.The last time we saw the QOS was during her stint on the 18th season of TUF, where she would begin a true friendship...
Via hov-mma
February 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Sarah Kaufman Vs Shayna Baszler Set For TUF Nations Finale

Two MMA veterans are set to collide at the TUF Nations: Canada Vs Australia Finale on April 16th as former Strikeforce woman’s bantamweight champion Sarah Kaufman takes on Shayna Baszler. Kaufman made her UFC debut back in October of last year and ended up on the wrong end of a controversial split decision loss to Jessica Eye.  In the past week that decision was overturned to...
Via Fight Of The Night
February 09, 2014  |  Discuss

TUF Winner Julianna Pena Out For 2 Years With Severe Knee Injury

The Ultimate Fighter Season 18 winner Julianna Pena has suffered a major knee injury in training that’s left her potentially facing up to two years on the sidelines. Pena is reported to have torn her ACL, MCL, LCL and meniscus in her knee, with a torn hamstring only adding to her misery. Information stemming from the ‘UFC Tonight’ show suggests that Pena’s injury came about...
Via Fight Of The Night
January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

TUF 18 Winner Julianna Pena Meets Jessica Andrade At UFC 171

The Ultimate Fighter season eighteen winner Julianna Pena (5-2) is set for her next test inside the octagon, with UFC officials announcing that the women’s bantamweight will take on Jessica Andrade (10-3, pictured) at UFC 171.“The Venezuelan Vixen” Julianna Pena, who represented Team Tate on TUF 18, made her way through to the final after earning a decision victory over Gina...
Via MMAInsider
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Julianna Pena meets Jessica Andrade in first non TUF UFC fight at UFC 171

From TUF to a pretty tough matchup. Julianna Pena, the Ultimate Fighter 18 winner, will make her non-TUF UFC debut against Jessica Andrade at UFC 171 on March 15 in Dallas. Pena became the first-ever women's Ultimate Fighter winner when she steamrolled Jessica Rakoczy in the final last month. She will not have an easy time against Andrade, who is coming off a victory against...
Via Fox Sports
January 06, 2014  |  Discuss

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