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DJ and JJ, Both Chasing Records

The UFC just announced that Demetrious Johnson will defend his UFC Flyweight championship in the headline against Ray Borg at UFC 215 on September 9th while Amanda Nunes is re-booked against Valentina Shevchenko as the co-main event.  828 more words

UFC Glasgow: The Upsets Continue

UFC Glasgow provided another upset in recent memory, and this time the victim was Iceland’s Gunnar Nelson as he suffered a knockout loss against Santiago Ponzinibbio who was initially getting beaten to the punch by “Gunni.” 411 more words

TUF Coaches Nobody Asked For

The TUF series is sadly still ongoing and and today it was announced that season 26 will feature the introduction to the women’s flyweight division and the eventual crowning of the first 125 lb women’s UFC champion.  534 more words

Nunes Out of UFC 213

Amanda Nunes is officially out of her UFC 213 main event title defense against Valentina Shevchenko due to illness and just like that international fight week suffered its first hiccup.   456 more words

The Case Against Felice Herrig

Felice Herrig’s comments on the UFC’s lack of promotion at her post fight conference made headlines this week, and while she brought up some good points, it’s important to remember how much wins and losses matter as well as fight activity. 429 more words

Megan Anderson's Championship Legacy Begins at Invicta FC 24

Note: This is a column I wrote for Creators.co

There’s an old adage in combat sports – it’s one thing to win a championship but it’s another to successfully defend it. 109 more words

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Martina Mokhnatkina

Crowned Sambo World Champion for a fourth time in Sofia, Bulgaria in 2016, one member of the Russian National Sambo team has, nevertheless, seemingly flown under the radar of MMA fans the world over prior to a pro debut in June last year. 683 more words

Mixed Martial Arts