Valentina Shevchenko returned to 125-pounds at UFC Belem against UFC newcomer Priscila Cachoeir. Shevchenko was out to make a statement with a complete shutout victory over Cachoeir in the second round. The fight itself is marred with the horrible officiating from Mario Yamasaki. There were several moments where Cachoeir was not defending herself, eating unanswered punches, […]
Legacy Fighting Alliance returns to Houston, TX on March 9 for LFA 35. The event takes place at the Arena Theater, and the main card will air on AXS TV. The main event will be for the vacant Women’s Flyweight title. Sabina Mazo (4-0) will take on Silvana Gomez Juarez (6-1) for the belt once […]
Legacy Fighting Alliance has announced that the promotion will return to Minnesota in March with a lightweight title fight, a high-stakes lightweight showdown, and the return of a women’s MMA pioneer. The main event of LFA 34 will feature the return of LFA lightweight champion Robert Watley when he defends his title against LFA #1 […]
For Cynthia Calvillo, when it rains, it pours. The UFC has released a statement in regards to Calvillo failing an in-competition drug test following her fight against Carla Esparza at UFC 219. The UFC organization was notified today that the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) informed Cynthia Calvillo of a potential Anti-Doping Policy violation involving Carboxy-Tetrahydrocannabinol […]
It was only a matter of time before the BJJ world champion and undefeated MMA fighter, Mackenzie Dern, would make her UFC debut. After going 4-0 under the Legacy FC/LFA banner, Dern would make the move to Invicta where she would defeat Kaline Medeiros via armbar at Invicta FC 26. Now, 5-0, Dern will face Ashley […]
Tonya Evinger will make her return to the UFC octagon on Feb. 18 at UFC Austin. Evinger is set to face Marion Reneau at 135lb. The former Invicta FC Bantamweight champion made her UFC debut at UFC 214 when she accepted a short notice fight against Cris Cyborg for the vacant UFC Featherweight title. Returning […]
Tis the season to be jolly, even if you are seen as the Grinch come fight time. The former UFC strawweight champion, Joanna Jedrzejczyk, took time out of her schedule to visit the Children’s Hospital cancer ward in Olsztyn, Poland. Dressed as a reindeer, JJ showed up to spread the holiday spirit.