The UFC’s Female Bantamweight Dilemma—and What Comes Next for Amanda Nunes

The women’s bantamweight division used to be one of the most profitable classes in the UFC. Now, with Ronda Rousey, Holly Holm, and Miesha Tate defeated, and Amanda Nunes holding…

Paige VanZant Must Become Selfish in Her Professional Career

At just twenty-two years of age, Paige VanZant has risen to career heights greater than many athletes ever will. However, amidst all of the outside influences and fame overwhelming her…

Bellator Dynamite 2: A Massive Step for Women’s Combat Sports

June 24th will be a big night for women's MMA. Bellator Dynamite 2, the second MMA-kickboxing hybrid event held by Bellator MMA, is scheduled for June 24th, and besides featuring…

Because of Jessica Andrade, UFC 199 Was Historical for Women’s MMA

UFC 199 exceeded the expectations of most by delivering a night of thrilling action and brutal finishes. Despite having only one female fight booked, a strawweight battle between former title…