- 2 years ago
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This October, leading U.K. promotion Cage Warriors Fighting Championship
will crown its first 125-pound women's champion when Rosi "The Surgeon"
Sexton faces Sheila "The German Tank" Gaff.
The fight may be Sexton's
last before she calls an end to her 10-year career, and she is taking
steps to ensure that she and Gaff will be competing on a level playing
In the latest installment of the Women's MMA Report, Robert Sargent
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- 2 years ago
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Top prospect Sheila "The German Tank" Gaff needed just 10 seconds to earn a spot in the finals of the inaugural Cage Warriors 125-pound women's tournament.
Gaff knocked out Brazil's Jennifer Maia at Cage Warriors Fight Night 4 on March 16.
In our latest Women's MMA Report, MMAjunkie.com's Robert Sargent discusses that bout and why some dubbed it controversial, and he also covers Tara Larosa's return to competition, Finnish prospect Katja Kankaanpaa's latest triumph, and Marianna "The Crush read news >>
Read about Bethe Correia’s quest to keep knocking off Ronda Rousey’s “Four Horsewomen” and much more in the latest edition of our Women’s MMA Report.Filed under: Cage Warriors, News, UFC read news >>
- 4 months ago
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Following the decision to move a planned Cage Warriors event from Sweden to Jordan, the Swedish MMA Federation (SMMAF) is rebuilding it's bout approval process. Turns out nobody is happy with the recent Cage Warriors fiasco, in which a planned event had to be moved from Stockholm, Sweden to Amman, Jordan because the SMMAF was unable to approve the planned bouts on the card. Four of the five planned main event fights did not meet SMMAF approval to be contested under the unified rules of MMA, desp read news >>
- 4 months ago
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In the latest Women’s MMA Report, look back at the UFC’s first two strawweight fights and look ahead to some big women’s matchups in the UFC, Invicta FC and elsewhere.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
With “The Ultimate Fighter 18″ winding down, Julianna Pena appears to be a frontrunner for a UFC contract. Read about her journey and much more in the latest Women’s MMA Report.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, Only on Junkie read news >>
Flyweight star Jessica "Evil" Eye is set to return to the cage on June 1 in front of her hometown supporters in Cleveland. In the newest installment of the Women's MMA Report, Robert Sargent discusses that bout and other news and notes from the world of women's MMA. read news >>
Despite a 15-month hiatus from competition, Rosi "The Surgeon" Sexton put in one of the best performances of her 10-year career at Cage Warriors 47 this past Saturday night in Dublin.
Sexton defeated hometown star Aisling "Ais The Bash" Daly to advance on to the finals of the inaugural Cage Warriors 125-pound women's tournament.
In the latest installment of the Women's MMA Report, Robert Sargent discusses Sexton's win, the upcoming tournament finale, and other news and notes from the w read news >>
- 2 years ago
- 113 views
Despite a week's notice and giving up nearly 25 pounds, D.J. Linderman was victorious over Bobby Brents in today's Cage Warriors Fight Night 5 headliner.
Linderman won the all-American heavyweight headliner via unanimous decision - and quite possibly set up a title shot in the process.
Cage Warriors Fight Night 5 took place at New Boxing Arena in Amman, Jordan. The main card streamed on MMAjunkie.com following prelims on Facebook.
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Unless you're a fan of the West Coast regional MMA scene, you might not know the name Gareth Joseph.
Of course, with all the restlessness Joseph faced on his trip from
California to Lebanon for Saturday's Cage Warriors Fight Night 3 event,
his name almost became a matter of public record.
"Sitting down for so long, I just had to keep getting up," Jospeh said. "And I was drinking a ton
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- 3 years ago
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Despite an 18-month layoff, Strikeforce women's featherweight champion Cristiane "Cyborg" Santos needed only 16 seconds to dispatch Japanese challenger Hiroko "Cat's Eye" Yamanaka this past Saturday in San Diego.
The Brazilian bomber now has won 11 straight fights.
In our latest installment of Women's MMA Report, MMAjunkie.com's Robert Sargent recaps the champ's return, discusses a newly announced Cage Warriors women's tourney, and breaks down the big "Jewels: 17th Ring" event.
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A new champ at Invicta FC, the conclusion of the first all-female season of “The Ultimate Fighter,” and a big UFC 181 fight? All that in more in our latest Women’s MMA Report.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Cage Warriors has made a roster addition with a highly regarded British middleweight. Filed under: Cage Warriors, MMA Rumors, News read news >>
With WSOF, Bellator, and the UFC all putting on events last weekend, Cage Warriors 74 might have gotten lost in the shuffle. Phil Mackenzie talks about his experience at the live show Below is a conversation that never happened: Andrew: "Hey Phil, you know what? There is not enough MMA on over the weekend of the 15-16th of November." Phil: "Agreed. We should go watch more MMA." But that's what we do anyway. We go to watch Cage Warriors 74. Copper Box Hackney Wick was a little hamlet which was su read news >>