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Bethe Correia Signs Eight-Fight UFC Contract Extension

Life couldn’t be much better for UFC bantamweight top contender Bethe Correia (pictured). In just two months Correia will challenge reigning champion Ronda Rousey for her title at UFC 190, but before that, “Pitbull” was rewarded with a eight-fight contract extension with the UFC. “I’m really happy today,” Correia announced on Instagram. “With hard work, blood, sweat...
Via 5thRound.com
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Sara McMann Meets Amanda Nunes At UFC Fight Night: Nashville

A bantamweight brawl between Sara McMann (pictured) and Amanda Nunes has been added to the UFC Fight Night: Nashville lineup.The UFC announced the matchup Monday evening via Twitter.The August 8 event takes place inside Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee.McMann is looking to bounce back from January’s majority decision defeat Miesha Tate. After starting out her professional...
Via 5thRound.com
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Sara McMann vs. Amanda Nunes added to UFC Fight Night in Nashville

A matchup of two top 10 women's bantamweights is on tap for UFC Fight Night in Nashville as Olympic silver medalist Sara McMann faces Amanda Nunes on August 8. UFC officials confirmed the fight to FOX Sports on Monday. McMann will look to bounce back after a recent majority decision loss to Miesha Tate in her last fight as she tries to return to the title picture at 135 pounds. The...
Via Fox Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Shayna Baszler Amongst 10 Fighters Released From The UFC

The UFC has trimmed down it’s roster with 10 fighters being released in the past few days. One of the most notable names on the list is Shayna Baszler, the veteran female bantamweight fighter who made her way to the UFC in 2014 after a stint on the TUF 18 show. She became friends with her coach Ronda Rousey while filming the same and went on to become one on the bantamweight champion’s...
Via Fight Of The Night
June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

'World’s Most Dominant Athlete' Ronda Rousey graces the cover of Sports Illustrated

Ronda Rousey isn’t just taking over the sport of mixed martial arts – she’s also taking over your local book store The UFC women’s bantamweight champion’s autobiography, My Fight / Your Fight, hit the shelves today. Tomorrow, she’ll grace the cover of the newest edition of Sports Illustrated as “The World’s Most Dominant Athlete.” This marks the 1st time Rousey...
Via Fight Booth
May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 62 Medical Suspensions

A number of fighters could be medically suspended for up to six months following Saturday night’s UFC Fight Night 62 in Brazil. They include defeated headliner Ryan LaFlare who has a suspected broken right hand, while Shayna Baszler damaged her left knee. While he emerged victorious eventually, Gilbert Burns could also be out for 180 days due to a possible facial fracture, while...
Via Fight Of The Night
March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Amanda Nunes stops Shayna Baszler in the first, jumps back into title contention

Amanda Nunes got back on the winning track with a first round TKO win over women's MMA pioneer Shayna Baszler, in Rio at UFC Fight Night, Saturday. From the start, Nunes put it on Baszler, hard. First came a hard right hand to the head that hurt Baszler. Then, a flurry of other punches followed, including a big left to the liver. "The Lioness" stalked Baszler and marched forward...
Via Fox Sports
March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 62 Fight Card

This coming Saturday night the UFC is back in Brazil for UFC Fight Night 62 and we’ve got the full fight card for your below. Headlining the show is No.7 ranked welterweight Demian Maia who brings in a 1-2 recent record in the division against the No.15 ranked Ryan LaFlare who’s taking a step up in competition after four victories in a row since joining the UFC. In the co-main...
Via Fight Of The Night
March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Shayna Baszler joins reDRagon at ROH 13th Anniversary PPV

Women’s MMA pioneer Shayna “Queen of Spades” Baszler served as an escort to Ring of Honor tag team champions reDRagon on Sunday night in Las Vegas for their title defense against IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Tag Team Champions The Young Bucks. The match was a part of Ring of Honor’s 13th Anniversary PPV. Baszler, who is worth a follow on Twitter for her commentary during wrestling...
Via Fight Booth
March 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Ultimate Fighter Winner Julianna Peña Is On The Comeback Trail

As the cage door closed, the highly regarded Bantamweight Shayna Baszler gave an icy stare across the ring to her opponent. Being backed by UFC Champion Ronda Rousey, Baszler seemed to have all the hype on her side. After an opening round saw back and forth action between the two combatants, Baszler came off her stool for the second round not realizing what was about to happen. An...
Via Oregon Sports News
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

The Hit List: Top 5 moments from UFC 177: Dillashaw vs. Soto

UFC 177 seemed like a card cursed in the week leading up to the show, but thanks to some standout performances on Saturday night there were more than a few notable moments to choose from to talk about when the final fighters left the Octagon. T.J. Dillashaw put on another stellar performance as he proved his title fight win was no fluke and his late notice replacement opponent Joe...
Via Fox Sports
August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Two down, one to go: Bethe Correia stops Shayna Baszler, calls out Ronda Rousey

Bethe Correira said she was on a mission to destroy 'The Four Horsewomen' and now she's taken out two of them back to back after finishing Shayna Baszler with strikes in a very impressive performance at UFC 177. Baszler started out strong looking for the takedown in the first round and actually locking up a triangle choke from the bottom, but Correia battled out and worked her way...
Via Fox Sports
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Bethe Correia TKO’s Shayna Baszler In Second Round At UFC 177

Bethe Correia put on a striking clinic in the second round of her fight with Shayna Baszler tonight at UFC 177 to earn a TKO stoppage. Round One: No touch of the gloves here. Baszler in close and gets the clinch early, pressing her opponent against the cage. Correia trying to move away, but Baszler sticking to it. They go to the mat and Correia ends up on top. Baszler threatening...
Via Fight Of The Night
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 177 Results (Live)

Stay tuned to fightofthenight.com this evening for all the UFC 177 results live as they happen from Sacremento, California. The action is expected to get underway at aprox 8pm ET (1am UK) with the main card going live at 10pm ET (3am UK). (Press F5 as required to refresh the page for all the latest results) — Main Card: T.J. Dillashaw vs. Joe Soto Tony Ferguson vs. Danny Castillo...
Via Fight Of The Night
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 177 Predictions: Dillashaw vs. Soto

The UFC returns to pay-per-view for the first time in almost two months which is rare for the UFC but the cancellation of UFC 176 threw everything array. Originally, UFC 177’s main event was supposed to be a rematch between T.J. Dillashaw and Renan Barao for the UFC bantamweight championship. Hours before weigh-ins, it was reported Barao had issues with his weight cut and will...
Via The Garbage Time
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 177 Weigh-Ins Results And Video

The weigh-ins for tomorrow nights UFC 177 event in Sacremento, California have now taken place and you can see what all the fighters tipped the scales at below. — Main Card: T.J. Dillashaw (135) vs. Joe Soto (135) Danny Castillo (156) vs. Tony Ferguson (155.5) Shayna Baszler (135) vs. Bethe Correia (135.5) Carlos Diego Ferreira (155.5) vs. Ramsey Nijem (156.25) Damon Jackson (155...
Via Fight Of The Night
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 177 Pre-Fight Interviews

Watch a selection of UFC 177 pre-fight interviews ahead of Saturday night’s event in Sacremento, California. — TJ Dillashaw: Renan Barao: Tony Ferguson: Danny Castillo: Bethe Correia: Shayna Baszler: Yancy Medeiros: Damon Jackson: Props: MMAfighting.com
Via Fight Of The Night
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Behind the Scenes footage of ‘The 4 Horsewomen’ invading SummerSlam

During some rare time off from training and promoting fights, and doing the Hollywood thing, Ronda Rousey was able to get some time off to enjoy the 2nd biggest WWE pay-per-view of the year. Ronda, along with her fellow horsewomen (Shayna Baszler, Jessamyn Duke and Marina Shafir) enjoyed some well deserved special treatment that included a backstage tour (you can see the horsewomen...
Via Fight Booth
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Why the UFC should consider putting UFC 177 on free TV

The UFC has been criticized lately for putting on watered down cards and saturating the mixed martial arts market. Unfortunately for the UFC, they are in a sort of a bind due to the fact they have a huge roster of athletes that need events to fight at. The result has ultimately left multiple UFC events with weak cards that have very little name recognition for casual fans. To make...
Via Fight Hub TV
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Champions Invade WWE Summerslam

You always hear UFC fighters say they are WWE fans and vice versa. That was prevalent at Sunday night’s WWE Summerslam from Los Angeles, California. During the show it was revealed that UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey was at the show and was even acknowledged as that on the live broadcast. Rousey was at the show with The Four Horsewomen, which also consists of...
Via Between The Ropes
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Amanda Bell scores stunning upset KO over Marina Shafir in Inglewood (video)

Lights Out Promotions Lights Out Promotions returned to the Hollywood Park Casino in Inglewood last night for their fifth Chaos at the Casino mixed martial arts show. One of the most talked about fights on the card around the proverbial MMA watercooler this morning was the women’s featherweight contest between heavily favored Marina ‘The Supernova from Moldova’ Shafir and Amanda...
Via Fight Booth
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Former UFC Champion Interested In Going To WWE?

When you talk to UFC fighters, a lot of them state their love for WWE. The only guys to compete in the UFC and WWE are former UFC champions Brock Lesnar and Ken Shamrock. Can we see another former champion leaving the UFC and head to the WWE? Dave Meltzer in his weekly Wrestling Observer Newsletter (subscription only) stated that former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans...
Via Between The Ropes
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Three UFC 176 Bouts Moved To UFC 177 And UFC Fight Night 47

With UFC 176 having just been cancelled the promotion are wasting little time in drafting some of the fights to their other upcoming events. First up, a female bantamweight fight between Shayna Baszler and Bethe Correia has been moved to UFC 177 on August 30th, and event which will be headlined by a bantamweight title rematch between TJ Dillashaw and Renan Barao. Baszler is a respected...
Via Fight Of The Night
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

The official event poster for UFC 176 ‘Aldo vs. Mendes II’ is worthy of your wall

Let’s be honest. Over the past few years there’s probably only been a handful of UFC event posters that have really made you take a double take. This official poster for UFC 176 ‘Aldo vs. Mendes II’ looks so good that it made us immediately think it was another one of those awesome fan made posters. And the fight itself is a sequel worthy of this fantastic artwork. Check...
Via hov-mma
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Tony Ferguson Fights Danny Castillo at UFC 176

On Wednesday, a lightweight scrap between Tony Ferguson (pictured) and Danny Castillo was added to the UFC 176 roster. The UFC announced the 155-pound affair via Twitter. The August 2 event takes place inside Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. Ferguson has won eight of his last nine bouts, including two straight. “The Ultimate Fighter 13″ winner is fresh off last month’s...
Via 5thRound.com
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss
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