women's MMA

May 8th, 2019
James Lynch

Fighters predict the 115lb title fight- champion Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade on May 11th.   https://youtu.be/n3dZegC8WqU

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March 21st, 2019
James Lynch

Vanessa Demopoulos (1-1) discusses her upcoming fight against Valerie Soto (2-1) at LFA 62 on Mar. 22.

April 14th, 2017
James Lynch

Fighters predict the UFC on FOX 24 co-main event: Rose Namajunas vs. Michelle Waterson. Click below to see who picked who… Amanda Bobby Cooper – UFC strawweight – 00:00:09 Kevin Lee – UFC lightweight – 00:00:29 Cynthia Calvillo – UFC strawweight – 00:01:04 Albert Morales – UFC bantamweight – 00:01:33 Emily Ducote – Bellator flyweight…

April 1st, 2017
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has two women’s divisions (strawweight and bantamweight) that are hot and growing, one recently launched (featherweight) with rumors of two more (atomweight and flyweight) being added to the promotion’s roster in the not so distant future. Here, I will highlight the six scheduled women’s bouts that await us in the upcoming…

March 23rd, 2017
Matty

For the first time since the middle of January, the Invicta Fighting Championships are back in action this Saturday (March 25, 2017) with their 22nd women’s MMA card from the Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City. Headlining the main card, which will be streamed live on UFC Fight Pass, will be a second bantamweight title…

March 22nd, 2017
James Lynch

Kal Holliday (1-0) discusses her upcoming fight against Miranda Maverick (1-0) at Invicta FC 22 on March 25th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Kal also talks about how she got into MMA, her big win over Tiffany Lynn van Soest in her pro debut and going to school full-time.

March 22nd, 2017
James Lynch

Brandi Narvaez (0-0) discusses her upcoming professional MMA debut against Itzel Esquivel (1-0) at LFA 7 on March 24th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Brandi also talks about how having a child got her into MMA, being married to former UFC middleweight Roger Narvaez and her training camp for this…

March 21st, 2017
James Lynch

Brittany Boone (4-2 AM) discusses her upcoming fight against Cara Greenwell (2-0 AM) at Paramount MMA 7 on March 24th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Brittany also talks about how she got into MMA, dating UFC welterweight Brian Camozzi and why this matchup is an amateur fight.

March 21st, 2017
James Lynch

Itzel Esquivel (1-0) discusses her upcoming fight against Brandi Narvaez (0-0) at LFA 7 on March 24th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Itzel also talks about winning her pro debut a few weeks ago, how this LFA deal came together and her training camp for this fight.

March 7th, 2017
James Lynch

Anthony Ivy (2-1) discusses his upcoming fight against Arthur Ashton (2-1) at LFA 6 on March 10th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Anthony also talks about making his LFA debut, his training camp for this fight and how he got the nickname “Aquaman.”

March 6th, 2017
James Lynch

Katherine Roy (1-0) discusses her upcoming fight against Mackenzie Dern (2-0) at LFA 6 on March 10th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Katherine also talks about her experience in the U.S. Army, the impact UFC vet Pete Spratt has had on her career and her training camp for this fight.

February 28th, 2017
James Lynch

Amanda Bobby Cooper (3-2) discusses her upcoming fight against Cynthia Calvillo (3-0) at UFC 209 on March 4th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Amanda also talks being tested by USADA, how she was initially slated to fight Aleksandra Albu and potentially fighting on the next UFC card in Detroit.

February 25th, 2017
James Lynch

Cynthia Calvillo (3-0) discusses her upcoming UFC debut against Amanda Bobby Cooper (3-2) at UFC 209 on March 4th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Cynthia also talks about how she got into MMA, how a message on Instagram got her in the UFC and her love for the TV show…

February 14th, 2017
James Lynch

Heather Bassett (4-2) discusses her upcoming LFA flyweight title fight against Andrea Lee (5-2) at LFA 4 on Feb. 17th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Heather also talks about fighting Rose Namajunas in her first amateur bout, her training camp for this matchup and her work with teaching kids about…

February 13th, 2017
James Lynch

Andrea Lee (5-2) discusses her upcoming LFA flyweight title fight against Heather Bassett (4-2) at LFA 4 on Feb. 17th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Andrea also talks about how she got into MMA, feedback from the way she markets herself, creepy fans, her training camp and the story behind her ‘KGB’ nickname.

January 23rd, 2017
James Lynch

Fighters predict the UFC on FOX 23 headliner Julianna Pena against Valentina Shevchenko. Click below to see who picked who…….. Megan Anderson – Invicta FC interim featherweight champion – 00:00:09 Andy Nguyen – RIZIN Atomweight – 00:01:00 Jocelyn Jones-Lybarger – UFC strawweight – 00:01:15 Linsey Williams – LFA strawweight – 00:01:34 Louis Smolka – UFC…

January 12th, 2017
Brad Taschuk

This Saturday marks the 2017 debut of Invicta FC. After much of the top end talent from Invicta was lost to the UFC since the inception of the women’s divisions in 2013 and 2014, the last couple of years have been something of a rebuilding process for the all-female promotion. Now with the 115 and…

January 4th, 2017
James Lynch

Megan Anderson (7-2) discusses her upcoming fight against Charmaine Tweet (9-5) at Invicta FC 21 on January 14th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Megan also talks about her win over Peggy Morgan in her last fight, the UFC bringing in the featherweight division and her training camp for this fight.

October 11th, 2016
James Lynch

Montana Stewart (6-2) discusses her upcoming fight against Mackenzie Dern (1-0) at Legacy FC 61 on Oct. 14th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Montana also talks about going to school part-time for Kinesiology, having her boyfriend Mark De La Rosa headline the card and a potential jump to the UFC.

October 10th, 2016
James Lynch

Alyssa Krahn (3-1) discusses her upcoming rematch against Cheryl Chan (2-4) at XFFC 12 on October 14th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Alyssa also talks about her recent trip to Peru, her training camp for this fight and a potential jump to the UFC.

October 8th, 2016
James Lynch

Andy Nguyen (2-3) discusses her upcoming KOTC title defence against Cassie Robb (1-4) at King Of The Cage on Oct 8th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Andy also talks about how she got into MMA, her training camp for this fight and a potential jump to one of the bigger…

October 7th, 2016
James Lynch

Cassie Robb (1-4) discusses her upcoming KOTC title shot against Andy Nguyen (2-3) at King Of The Cage on Oct 7th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Cassie also talks about how she got into MMA, the situation with journalist Eric Holden in 2013, training with Rose Namajunas and why she…

May 6th, 2016
James Lynch

Megan Anderson (5-2) discusses her upcoming fight against Amanda Bell (3-3) at Invicta FC 17 on May. 7th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Megan also talks about earning her notching her fist win with Invicta in her last fight, living in the U.S. full time and working with nutritionist Tyler Melee Minton. .

May 4th, 2016
James Lynch

Alyssa Krahn (3-1) discusses her experience competing on Season 23 of The Ultimate Fighter during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.    Alyssa also talks about how she got into MMA, her recent eye surgery and what’s next for her.

March 10th, 2016
James Lynch

Featherweight Charmaine Tweet (7-5) discusses her upcoming fight with Jessy Miele (5-2) at Prestige FC 12 on March 12th a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Charmaine also talks about not competing on Invicta FC 15, how this fight came together and why she quit her day job as a banker.

February 5th, 2016
James Lynch

Strawweight Erin LaMonte (4-0 amateur) discusses her upcoming rematch with Randi Beth Boyington at NEF 21 on Feb. 6th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Erin also discusses how she speant her holidays, why this rematch is happening and when we could see her make her professional debut.

January 12th, 2016
James Lynch

Featherweight Megan Anderson (4-2) discusses her upcoming fight with Amber Leibrock (1-0) at Invicta FC 15 on Jan. 16th during  a  “1 on 1” edition of “The Parting Shot Podcast” Megan also talks about a variety of other topics including – Moving from Australia to U.S. – The biggest cultural difference for her between Australia and America – Training full…

December 4th, 2015
James Lynch

Strawweight Randa Markos (5-2) discusses her upcoming fight with Karolina Kowalkiewicz at UFC on FOX 17 on Dec. 19th  during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Randa also discusses also talks about a variety of other topics including – Signing with Octos Management, which also represents Jessica Eye and Stipe Miocic – Moving from Windsor to…

November 21st, 2015
James Lynch

Strawweight Erin LaMonte (3-0 amateur) discusses her upcoming fight with Randi Beth Boyington at NEF 20 on Nov 21st during a  “1 on 1” edition of “The Parting Shot Podcast” Erin also talks about a variety of other topics including – Having a child recently and having not competed in the cage since 2013 – Her last opponent refusing…

July 18th, 2015
Reed Kuhn

By @fightnomics The UFC’s newest division scored the first ever European champion before even Conor McGregor’s dramatic victory at UFC 189. Joanna Jedrzejczyk has been on a tear, showing dominant aggression and lightning fast strikes that have overwhelmed her last two opponents while still standing. And in fact, when we look at the numbers for…

July 8th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

The actual fights during ‘International Fight Week’ are going to expand beyond just the weekend, as Invicta FC 13 will kick everything off on Thursday night. The seven-fight card will be airing on UFC Fight Pass starting at 11pm ET and features three title bouts at the top of the event. The main event features…

December 3rd, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Following a weekend devoid of opportunities for MMA bettors, the coming slate of fights offers in excess of 20 lined bouts between Friday and Saturday. The biggest event of the weekend is obviously UFC 181 on Saturday evening, but Friday is the busier day in terms of volume of fights. One of three events on…

October 31st, 2014
Brad Taschuk

While there’s no UFC event this weekend, UFC Fight Pass will still be showing live MMA, as Invicta FC makes its second appearance on the streaming platform. The card features a flyweight title bout, as Barb Honchak looks to add her second title defense and ninth consecutive win to her resume. Her style has proven…

September 4th, 2014
Brad Taschuk

Saturday marks Invicta FC’s return to the cage for the first time in 2014. The promotion hasn’t put on a card since December 2013, and even though they’ve had no action in terms of fights there have been several changes to the organization. The biggest is that their partnership with the UFC is slightly more…

June 4th, 2013
Miguel

This past week, observers of the growing women’s MMA scene were taken for a twist, as Cat Zingano was replaced by Miesha Tate as a coach on ‘The Ultimate Fighter 18’ due to a knee injury sustained by Zingano. This, of course, means that Ronda Rousey and Tate will have the rematch that the UFC…

April 22nd, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Title Fight UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey (-765) Profile: “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey (7-0) is an MMA sensation thanks to the unbeaten and thrilling start to her career in the sport. While she may lack experience after making her pro debut a little more than two years ago, she has quickly become one of…

April 5th, 2013
Jason Nawara

Every Invicta show to date has delivered ‘show of the year’ level action, and now Shannon Knapp and her crew of WMMA’s brightest have a stacked card on Pay Per View to kick off Invicta’s 2013 run. Champs, challengers, vets and newcomers, this show has everything and looks like it should be a hell of…

February 3rd, 2013
Miguel

This weekend, the UFC 156 event headlined by Jose Aldo’s Featherweight title defense against Frankie Edgar is on the slate to keep UFC devotees happy. Then UFC 157 is coming up on February 23rd, and the historic card features the first-ever UFC ladies’ bout, as UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey defends her belt against…