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Alexis Davis (blue glove tape) vs. Shayna Baszler

The Ultimate Fighter 18 preview ~ Five favorites for the first women’s season

History is being made this Wednesday when the first season of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) featuring women takes place on Fox Sports1. It is certainly groundbreaking considering the first women’s fight in the UFC only took place six months ago at UFC 157. It will also bring a unique challenge of mixing the two genders…

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Ronda Rousey fires back at critics on Twitter

Ronda Rousey is always in the spotlight and it isn’t surprising when you think about her being the first ever woman’s mma champion, under the UFC’s banner. Woman’s fighting is always a hot topic for debate. Most recently, Rousey was criticized for making comments about possibly retiring as early as 2 years from now. Many…

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Ronda Rousey shares shocking sentiment on Fallon Fox (video embedded)

Ronda Rousey definitely doesn’t think that transgender fighter Fallon Fox should compete against men. But she does believe there is a strong possibility that men who change their sex to female before puberty could actually bring a strong argument to the table. What’s really shocking is how much sense her argument seems to make. If…

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Is Cat Zingano’s injury a blessing in disguise for TUF?

When Dana White announced that the next coaches for TUF ( The Ultimate Fighter) would be two women and one of them would be Ronda Rousey, fans were ecstatic. Fans were more excited to find out that Miesha Tate would more than likely be opposite Rousey in the coaching  jobs. All she had to do…

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Marloes Coenen vs. “Cyborg” Santos title rematch set for Invicta FC 6

Invicta FC 6 is targeted for a late June or early July date and already has a main event in store. Marloes Coenen (21-5) and Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos (11-1) will headline Invicta FC 6 for the featherweight championship. This past weekend at Invicta FC 5 , Santos successfully returned from a 16-month drug suspension and…

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Women on TUF: What to expect

I think it goes without being said that WMMA has a lot of drawing potential and is a great benefit to have on the main stage of the sport in the UFC. I’ve heard all the arguments on why it’s too soon or why women shouldn’t be given roles in the sport as anything more than a gimmick, randomly…

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Tito Ortiz on why Cris “Cyborg” asked for release from the UFC

Cyborg’s manager in Tito Ortiz carried the bad news (good news for Ronda Rousey in my opinion) to Dana White about her desire to be released from her contract with the premier promotion in the sport of MMA. She is definitely sticking to her guns about needing to fight at 145, and since the weight class…

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UFC 157: Ronda Rousey vs. Liz Carmouche’ Tickets on sale this week

Dana White made it very clear a couple of years ago that women would never fight inside the UFC octagon. Not only did Dana make a division for the women of mma, but he brought in Ronda Rousey, made her the first women’s champ without fighting once, and now put her into the main event…