UFC 237: Previewing the Biggest and Best Fights Set for Brazil

The UFC returns to Rio on May 11 at the Jeunesse Arena for UFC 237. It will be headlined by a strawweight title tilt featuring a clash of styles. Rose Namajunas will defend the belt against the top-ranked challenger, Jessica Andrade…

The UFC returns to Rio on May 11 at the Jeunesse Arena for UFC 237. It will be headlined by a strawweight title tilt featuring a clash of styles. Rose Namajunas will defend the belt against the top-ranked challenger, Jessica Andrade…

Video: Rose Namajunas & Jessica Andrade Face Off In Rio

Strawweight champion Rose Namajunas and challenger Jessica Andrade faced off for the first time at a UFC press event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, this week. Watch it via MMA Junkie right here: Namajunas (8-3) will defend her title in the main event of UFC 237 that will take place in the same Brazilian city. […]

The post Video: Rose Namajunas & Jessica Andrade Face Off In Rio appeared first on LowKickMMA.com.

Strawweight champion Rose Namajunas and challenger Jessica Andrade faced off for the first time at a UFC press event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, this week.

Watch it via MMA Junkie right here:

Namajunas (8-3) will defend her title in the main event of UFC 237 that will take place in the same Brazilian city. The 26-year-old champion will be fighting the first person not named Joanna J?drzejczyk in two years.

As for Andrade (19-6). She looked fantastic in her first-round knockout of Karolina Kowalkiewicz last September. “Bate Estaca” has won seven of her last eight fights.

UFC 237 takes place May 11 at Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro. The main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on ESPN and UFC Fight Pass.

The post Video: Rose Namajunas & Jessica Andrade Face Off In Rio appeared first on LowKickMMA.com.

UFC 237’s Rose Namajunas Views Herself As Favorite Against Jessica Andrade

Rose Namajunas isn’t concerned with what the oddsmakers have to say ahead of her title defense against Jessica Andrade. On May 11, Namajunas will put her Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) strawweight gold on the line against Andrade. The 115-p…

Rose Namajunas isn’t concerned with what the oddsmakers have to say ahead of her title defense against Jessica Andrade. On May 11, Namajunas will put her Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) strawweight gold on the line against Andrade. The 115-pound title clash will headline UFC 237 inside the Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It’ll […]

The post UFC 237’s Rose Namajunas Views Herself As Favorite Against Jessica Andrade appeared first on MMA News.

Video: Rose Namajunas & Jessica Andrade Face Off Ahead Of UFC 237

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is set to return to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on May 11. UFC 237 will feature a strawweight title bout between champion Rose Namajunas and Jessica Andrade. This will be Namajunas’ second title defense and And…

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is set to return to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on May 11. UFC 237 will feature a strawweight title bout between champion Rose Namajunas and Jessica Andrade. This will be Namajunas’ second title defense and Andrade’s second UFC title opportunity. They engaged in a faceoff as seen below (via UFC’s […]

The post Video: Rose Namajunas & Jessica Andrade Face Off Ahead Of UFC 237 appeared first on MMA News.

Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade to Headline UFC 237

UFC 237’s main event have been simultaneously revealed. The poster features the main event between reigning strawweight champion Rose Namajunas and her opponent Jessica Andrade in the center, displaying the bout as the main event. This bout is fl…

UFC 237’s main event have been simultaneously revealed. The poster features the main event between reigning strawweight champion Rose Namajunas and her opponent Jessica Andrade in the center, displaying the bout as the main event. This bout is flanked by two other feature bouts at the event, Jose Aldo vs. Alexander Volkanovski and Jared Cannonier […]

The post Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade to Headline UFC 237 appeared first on MMA News.

Eight Fights Confirmed For UFC 237

The UFC has officially announced eight fights for the upcoming UFC 237 pay-per-view (PPV) event. The action will go down live from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil at the Jeunesse Arena on May 11, 2019. The UFC officially announced that former featherweight champion Jose Aldo returns on the card. He’ll face off against Alexander Volkanovski. “Scarface” […]

The post Eight Fights Confirmed For UFC 237 appeared first on LowKickMMA.com.

The UFC has officially announced eight fights for the upcoming UFC 237 pay-per-view (PPV) event.

The action will go down live from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil at the Jeunesse Arena on May 11, 2019. The UFC officially announced that former featherweight champion Jose Aldo returns on the card. He’ll face off against Alexander Volkanovski. “Scarface” has been on a roll as of late, picking up back-to-back TKO wins over Jeremy Stephens and Renato Moicano.

As for Volkanovski, he’s coming off a big victory over Chad Mendes at UFC 232 in December. With a big win over the greatest featherweight of all-time, Volkanovski could find himself into the title conversation faster than expected. It was also announced that Rose Namajunas will defend her strawweight title against Jessica Andrade.

The UFC also made the following six fights official as well:

  • Jared Cannonier vs. Anderson Silva
  • Antonio Rogerio Nogueira vs. Ryan Spann
  • Luana Carolina vs. Yanan Wu
  • Irene Aldana vs. Bethe Correia
  • Thiago Alves vs. Laureano Staropoli 
  • Talita Bernardo vs. Jessica-Rose Clark

The post Eight Fights Confirmed For UFC 237 appeared first on LowKickMMA.com.