Women's MMA is growing, and with that, we must keep up with the times. Women are getting more and more opportunities in mixed martial arts, as well as becoming more prevalent on the big stage.
The UFC, Invicta and World Series of Fighting are just three of the major organizations that host female fighters. When you consider Deep Jewels, MMA Super Heroes and several others who let the ladies compete, you have a bunch of proving grounds for these up-and-coming athletes.
Here is this month's instal more
We answer your #themmahour questions on anything and everything going on in the MMA world. more
Ariel and NYRic go toe-to-toe in a best-of-five EA Sports UFC showdown. more
The SB Nation rankings panel takes a look at the quickly-changing welterweight division.
With Georges St-Pierre out of the picture, the welterweight division is wide open and our SB Nation rankings reflect that. New champion Johny Hendricks might be out until the late fall but many guys are jockeying for that first title shot. We update these rankings more than any other division, and it's no wonder why.
As usual, our panel consists of two members from each of the three SB Nation MMA sites - Ari more
From Yahoo Sports: Newell meets Justin Gaethje on July 5 for the World Series of Fighting lightweight title in Daytona Beach, Fla. more
New UFC strawweight Paige VanZant talks about being left off TUF 20 and her UFC debut. more
Ralek Gracie previews the upcoming Metamoris 4 card, featuring a number of MMA fighters. more
Frankie Edgar appears in studio to preview his trilogy fight against B.J. Penn on July 6. more
Head coach Ray Longo discusses his busy July 4 weekend with Chris Weidman defending his middleweight title against Lyoto Machida and Eddie Gordon fighting for The Ultimate Fighter 19 contract. more