Shayna Baszler is set to make her UFC debut at UFC 177. She was a member of The Ultimate Fighter 18 cast that put women in the spotlight for a full season.
She was submitted in the first round of action by eventual winner Julianna Pena, but she continued to train with her TUF coach Ronda Rousey after the show ended. Baszler, Rousey, Jessamyn Duke and Marina Shafir became close friends and dubbed themselves the “Four Horsewomen” of MMA.
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The moment John McCarthy jumped in to stop the Rafael dos Anjos vs. Benson Henderson fight on Saturday night in Tulsa, the UFC's lightweight championship picture was suddenly muddled up. Henderson (21-3) was in the Rich Franklin position during Anderson Silva's middleweight title reign, of being arguably the second-best fighter in the division behind champion Anthony Pettis, but not being in contention for a title shot. Pettis had beaten him twice, and did so quickly and decisively in their seco read news >>
Austin is the next stop on the UFC's Texas tour.
The company, which has been to Houston, Dallas, and San Antonio over the past 10 months, will hold a card on Nov. 22 at the Frank Erwin Center on the campus of the University of Texas, it was announced on Wednesday's edition of UFC Tonight.
No bouts have yet been announced for the card, which will be a UFC Fight Night event and air on FOX Sports 1.
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Jussier Formiga was the number one flyweight in the world in the past, and he wants to be at the top again.
The Nova Uniao fighter, a former world champion at Shooto, is set to collide with Zack Makovsky at the UFC Fight Night 47 card in Bangor, Maine, on Aug. 16, and he’s glad to be facing a former champion inside the Octagon.
"He’s a former bantamweight champion a Bellator. He was always too small for 135, and he became stronger and batter at flyweight," Formiga told MMAFighting.com. "I expect read news >>
UFC President Dana White informed UFC.com that he would have tried his best to separate Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier but is not certain it would have helped much. Last week, an average media day event turned into one of the most watched brawls in history, as UFC 178 headliners Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier collided during a staredown at the MGM Grand, which eventually led to an unprecedented all-out brawl between the fighters and a variety of other people present at the time.
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The hunt is on ... for real.
It's no joke.
Duane "Dog" Chapman is hot on the trail of Jon Koppenhaver, a.k.a. "War Machine," who is wanted by law enforcement in Las Vegas, Nevada, after an alleged early-morning sadistic rampage that put his ex-girlfriend, Christy Mack, in the hospital with a host of horrific injuries.
The damage done was remarkable (photo evidence).
"Dog," of course, is the world's most famous bounty hunter thanks to a hit show on A&E (and now CMT) that followed him and his crew read news >>
Being a prize fighter is a painful profession.
For the GLORY "Last Man Standing" runner up, Joe Schilling, it's not just the mental anguish from losing that lingers this time around. Nor is it the usual bumps and bruises that accompany a full night of face-punching, gut-busting and leg-kicking competition.
Right now it's the heightened physical pain -- repercussions from making it to the final round of an eight-man tournament and abusing his body to the point of exhaustion -- that... Continue re read news >>
Check out a video replay of Tuesday’s UFC 178 media tour stop in Los Angeles, which included the Sept. 27 event’s co-headliners.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>
The Nevada State Athletic Commission believes Chael Sonnen’s agreement not to compete in any other jurisdiction during his two-year suspension includes a grappling competition against Andre Galvao at this weekend’s Metamoris 4. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson were a match made in heaven, but now that Gustafsson is injured and officially out of the UFC 178 title fight, it’s on to the next one for the light heavyweight champ.
The coals fueling the ongoing feud between Jones and Gustafsson have been burning bright red ever since their epic light heavyweight title fight nearly a year ago.
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Jon Jones responds to Alexander Gustafsson's comments on his cut, telling him to 'stop the media stunts' so he can focus on Daniel Cormier, his 'next victim'.
Another day, another string to tweets from fighters beefing on social media. After Jon Jones suffered a nasty cut in training that required stitches, Alexander Gustafsson poked a bit of fun at him via instagram. Now, the champion has since responded to his original opponent via twitter:
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