Don’t Believe Women’s MMA is Here to Stay… Bas Rutten Begs to Differ (Video)


Bas RuttenThere is a faction of MMA fans out there that just don’t think women belong in mixed martial arts or that they don’t have any staying power in the sport.

One person that would beg to differ with you is MMA pioneer Bas Rutten.

Rutten stepped in on short notice to fill a hole in the Invicta FC 4 commentary team, and let’s just say he came away from the event rather impressed, not only with the fighters themselves, but also with the Invicta organization.

This comes from a man that has been around the fight business since MMA’s emergence in the early 1990s.

Check out what Bas Rutten had to say following Saturday night’s Invicta FC 4

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