Boxing/MMA

Female MMA Fighter of the Year 2016: Joanna Jędrzejczyk

Numerous female mixed martial artists make a strong case for being 2016’s “Fighter of the Year”, but UFC Strawweight Champion Joanna Jędrzejczyk deserves the honor, as she’s done a tremendous…

Amanda Nunes Knocks Ronda Rousey Out in Less Than One Minute at UFC 207

Amanda Nunes retained her bantamweight strap in dominant fashion against Ronda Rousey at UFC 207. UFC 207 was a spectacular overall show and a suiting way to end the UFC’s…

Ronda Rousey and Amanda Nunes: Final Thoughts and Breakdown Before UFC 207

UFC 207’s long-awaited main event between Amanda Nunes and Ronda Rousey, for the bantamweight strap, is nearly here. Talk of media obligations, prior losses, and out-of-cage drama has overwhelmed professional…

Women’s MMA 2016: Year in Review

2016 was the most important year yet for women’s MMA, and in this piece we’ll recap all the incredible moments that made it so. Back in 2011, TMZ was able…

Seo Hee Ham, Danielle Taylor, and MMA Judging

Seo Hee Ham and Danielle Taylor kicked UFN 101’s main card off with a bang, but more than just entertaining fans, their bout highlighted MMA’s pernicious judging problems. By all…

Mackenzie Dern Pulls Off Stunning Submission Win

Mackenzie Dern pulled off a stunning submission at Legacy FC 61 when she tapped out Montana Stewart in the first round. Mackenzie Dern is a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and…

Will Ronda Rousey’s Star Power Make Fans Forget UFC 193?

Former UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is set to make her Octagon return against reigning-champ Amanda Nunes at UFC 207. While great for the division and fans, Rousey’s next contest…

Nordic Fight Night’s Hidden Gem: Dina Thorslund Versus Oksana Romanova

On October 15, Nordic Fight Night will hold a pivotal event headlined by Dennis Ceylan and Ryan Walsh, for the European Featherweight Belt. In the co-main event, one of the fastest-rising…

Ronda Rousey Returns to face Amanda Nunes at UFC 207

After months of speculation it has finally been announced that Ronda Rousey will make her much-anticipated comeback to the UFC in December. Ronda Rousey has not stepped foot…

Valerie Letourneau vs Poliana Botelho added to UFC 206 Toronto

http://gty.im/540942580 Valerie Letourneau will face off against Poliana Botelho at UFC 206 Toronto on December 10th of this year. UFC 206 looks like another home run card for the UFC…

Ronda Rousey to Return at UFC 207?

Ronda Rousey could make her long awaited comeback at UFC 207 in December over a year after her last fight when she was brutally knocked out by Holly Holm at…

Cris Cyborg finishes Lina Lansberg inside two rounds at UFC Fight Night 95

Embed from Getty Images   Cris Cyborg displayed yet another dominant performance when she TKO’d Lansberg 2:29 into the second round at UFC Fight Night 95 in Brazil. There was…

Cyborg vs Lansberg Headlines UFC Fight Night 95

Cris Cyborg looks to add another name to her collection of vicious knockouts when she faces Lina “Elbow Princess” Lansberg on Saturday September 24th at UFC Fight Night 95 Brazil.…

UFC 203: Proof It’s Time to Add Additional Female Weight Classes

UFC 203 is long in the books, and in analyzing its pay-per-view sales, title implications, and post-fight antics, fans and critics are overlooking the event’s significance for women’s MMA. Despite…

The Return of Rowdy Rousey: Why We Need Ronda Back Now

The UFC—and the fans—need Ronda Rousey to return, so that some sort of excitement and intrigue can be reinjected into the sport’s women’s bantamweight division. To say that the dominant…

Four Reasons to Watch Mackenzie Dern Fight at Legacy 58

Mackenzie Dern may be making her MMA debut at Legacy 58, but there are still plenty of reasons to watch her step into the cage. On Friday, July 22, Mackenzie…

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…

UFC fighter Ronda Rousey has knee surgery

UFC fighter Ronda Rousey has knee surgery and will be out of action until the end of the year. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighter Ronda Rousey has had minor knee…

Women’s MMA Fights to Watch: Jessica Eye vs Sara McMann

Women's MMA at UFC Fight Night 88. Jessica Eye versus Sara McMann, scheduled to go-down on May 29th, 2016, at UFC Fight Night 88, doesn’t appear to be drumming-up the…

Meisha Tate’s Next Opponent Is… Not Holm Or Rousey Or Cyborg.

Meisha Tate Fights Amanda Nunes In UFC 200. The women's UFC is something of a rock, paper, scissors fight show right now except now someone threw some water into the…

Cyborg In The UFC!!

Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino’s long-awaited UFC debut will finally come to fruition when the reigning Invicta FC Featherweight champion and former Strikeforce world titleholder steps into the…

Ronda Rousey might be in line to fight UFC women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate

LAS VEGAS — Ronda Rousey was seen on social media Saturday night looking closely at her cellphone while attending a wrestling tournament in Los Angeles. What…

Two Women’s Boxing Fights Set For Undercard of GGG – Wade

Two women's fights are set for the non-televised portion of the April 23rd Golovkin versus Wade showdown at the Forum in Los Angeles. Flyweight Seniesa Estrada…

McGregor and Holm suffer upset defeats

LAS VEGAS — Miesha Tate's everlasting grip caused Holly Holm to lose hers on the Ultimate Fighting Championship belt, and Nate Diaz quieted the organization's Conor…

Conor McGregor and Holly Holm headline the main events at UFC 196 in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS — Full and famous, Conor McGregor rubbed his belly and raised his arms to the delight of an estimated 9,000 fans at his weigh-in…