Sijara Eubanks Happy at Bantamweight But Won’t Shut the Door on Flyweight in the Future

Sijara Eubanks has been so close to UFC gold in the past that she could nearly taste it. That’s why it’s tough for the former “Ultimate Fighter” finalist to completely shut the door on a future competing at 125 pounds despite the fact that the weight c…

Sijara Eubanks has been so close to UFC gold in the past that she could nearly taste it. That’s why it’s tough for the former “Ultimate Fighter” finalist to completely shut the door on a future competing at 125 pounds despite the fact that the weight cut to get down to that division was nearly […]

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Rose Namajunas knows exactly what she needs to do to stay champ at UFC 237

Rose Namajunas has faced a lot of different styles during her fighting career but Jessica Andrade definitely presents some interesting problems. The 27-year old Brazilian has been a buzzsaw in virtually every fight she’s had since moving down to 115 po…

Rose Namajunas has faced a lot of different styles during her fighting career but Jessica Andrade definitely presents some interesting problems. The 27-year old Brazilian has been a buzzsaw in virtually every fight she’s had since moving down to 115 pounds after starting her UFC career competing as a bantamweight. During her recent three fight […]

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Kayla Harrison Was ‘Really Against’ MMA But Finding a Home in PFL Has Changed Everything

When Kayla Harrison won her second Olympic gold medal in judo, she was almost immediately asked about a future in mixed martial arts. At the time, Ronda Rousey was one of the biggest stars in all of combat sports and she was a bronze medalist in judo b…

When Kayla Harrison won her second Olympic gold medal in judo, she was almost immediately asked about a future in mixed martial arts. At the time, Ronda Rousey was one of the biggest stars in all of combat sports and she was a bronze medalist in judo before mauling her competition in both Strikeforce and […]

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Michael Chandler: ‘Patricio Pitbull is Dangerous to Other Featherweights’

Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler may not like reigning featherweight champion Patricio ‘Pitbull’ Freire but he respects him stepping up to the challenge. At Bellator 221 this weekend, the Brazilian 145-pound champion will move up in weigh…

Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler may not like reigning featherweight champion Patricio ‘Pitbull’ Freire but he respects him stepping up to the challenge. At Bellator 221 this weekend, the Brazilian 145-pound champion will move up in weight to challenge Chandler for his title but this grudge match goes far beyond any belts up for grabs. […]

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Al Iaquinta No Longer at Odds with the UFC, Finally in a ‘Good Working Relationship’

Al Iaquinta had some legitimate gripes in a long-standing feud with his employers at the UFC. He was understandably upset after it appeared that he may be forced to pay for part of a surgery to repair a knee injury that he suffered while competing on ‘…

Al Iaquinta had some legitimate gripes in a long-standing feud with his employers at the UFC. He was understandably upset after it appeared that he may be forced to pay for part of a surgery to repair a knee injury that he suffered while competing on ‘The Ultimate Fighter’. That eventually got settled and Iaquinta […]

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Ilima-Lei MacFarlane promises no emotional hangover from last fight will affect her at Bellator 220

Bellator flyweight champion Ilima-Lei MacFarlane knew she was going to face a rush of emotions in her last title defense that took place in her native Hawaii. Even before she walked out to the cage, MacFarlane already had tears streaming down her face …

Bellator flyweight champion Ilima-Lei MacFarlane knew she was going to face a rush of emotions in her last title defense that took place in her native Hawaii. Even before she walked out to the cage, MacFarlane already had tears streaming down her face from the joy she felt to finally compete in front of her […]

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