After more than a year of waiting just to get a fight, and for her promotion to get back on its feet, Michelle Waterson, now finds herself the face and headliner of the relaunched Invicta Fighting Championships, the first outside promotion to air a show live on UFC Fight Pass.Waterson (11-3), Invicta's Atomweight champion, the 105-pound weight class, headlines a Sept. 6 show from the Municipal Arena in Kansas City, where she faces Yasuko Tamada (15-8) in a five-round championship match. A series read news >>
- 3 months ago
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While her life as a professional MMA fighter has seen no shortage of success, Michelle Waterson’s potential career as an “American Ninja Warrior” isn’t nearly as promising.Filed under: News, Videos read news >>
Fight Day hosted by Internet hottie Alison Haislip is back with all the predictions, fight analysis and all you need to know for UFC 164 card in Milwaukee. read news >>
Fight Day hosted by Internet hottie Alison Haislip is back with all the predictions for UFC 163 You Need to Know. read news >>
Miss Naiya Marcelo and Syndee are excited to have Invicta FC Atomweight Champion Michelle "The Karate Hottie" Waterson join them LIVE on Iconici Weekly Radio Saturday 2:00pm mountain time. Waterson is currently the #10-ranked pound-for-pound female MMA fighter in the world by MMARising.com and the #1-ranked female atomweight according to the Unified Women's MMA Rankingsand Fight Matrix. Michelle is also a mother and model. Find out how she balances fighting and being a mother, who her celebrity read news >>
- a year ago
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The promotional debut of Cristiane “Cyborg” might have earned Invicta FC 5 some eyeballs, but Michelle Waterson's atomweight title capture likely earned them MMA hearts and minds. read news >>
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - The "Karate Hottie" keeps shaking off the rust and finding a way.
Following a back-and-forth 15 minutes of action in just her second fight since April 2010, Michelle Waterson earned a split-decision win over a very game Lacey Schuckman in atomweight action.
The bout was part of the main card of Invicta FC 3, which took place Saturday at Kansas City, Kan.'s Memorial Hall.
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Michelle "Karate Hottie" Waterson is back at Invicta FC 3 for her second fight since becoming a mother and she's determined to prove that she's better than ever. read news >>
After nearly 22 months on the sideline, Michelle Waterson made an emphatic return to the cage in January, scoring a first-round submission triumph over Diana Rael at the Jackson's MMA Series 7. read news >>
- 2 years ago
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Olympic silver medalist Sara McMann faced the toughest test of her MMA career this past Saturday and passed with flying colors.
The standout wrestler took a convincing unanimous-decision victory over Japanese veteran Hitomi "Girlfight Monster" Akano at ProElite 3 in Honolulu.
In our latest installment of the Women's MMA Report, MMAjunkie.com's Robert Sargent discusses the bout as well as Michelle Waterson's successful return and a new booking for top prospect Ashley Cummins.1 read news >>
- 5 years ago
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To the naked eye, Michelle Waterson looks more like she should be gracing the pages of Maxim rather than beating up on opponents in caged combat. Just like the old cliché “looks can be deceiving” goes though, it turns out that the petite, 22 year old, otherwise known as the “Karate Hottie,” packs as much firepower as she does gorgeous looks. read news >>