“We’ve been checking her out. She’s a little bad ass,” – Dana White on Mackenzie Dern
I caught this little snippet Dana gave to reporters while frantically researching interviews and fight footage in the run up to #UFCLondon. 530 more words
Note: This is a column I wrote for Blasting News.
There’s been a lot of buzz in the media about #MMA prospect #Mackenzie Dern. Dern, a highly decorated Brazilian jiu jitsu practitioner who transitioned to MMA in 2016, has been touted as the next “Ronda Rousey.” She’s currently 3-0 in her MMA career with wins over Kenia Rosas, Montana Stout and most recently, Katherine Roy, who she defeated at LFA 6 on March 10. 161 more words
Note: This is a column I wrote for DiMoro Sports.
As the days wind down to Invicta FC 22, which features the rematch between the promotion’s bantamweight champion Tonya Evinger and challenger Yana Kunitskaya, the organization brought in some new talent to bolster its roster. 33 more words
LFA 6 came live from the Cowboys Dancehall in San Antonio, Texas last night where Rivaldo Junior took on Ray Rodriguez in the headline bout. 162 more words
Bellator 174 took place Friday, March 3 at Winstar World Casino in Thackerville, Okla. The main card aired on Spike TV.
Headlining the event was former Strikeforce champion, Marloes Coenen facing Julia Budd for the inaugural women’s featherweight title. 223 more words