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Cat Zingano looking to fight Ronda Rousey this summer *Video*

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UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is in dire need of a credible opponent in his next matchup and it looks like that person has finally been found. UFC number one women's bantamweight contender Cat Zingano appeared on the "Inside MMA" show and stated that she hopes to return to action this summer to fight Ronda Rousey for the title. Read More »

Tito Ortiz steps down as manager of Cris Cyborg

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Former UFC champion and UFC Hall of Famer Tito Ortiz walked away from the sport a little over a year ago as a fighter, and looked to get into the managing side of things shortly thereafter by signing on to manage former women's Strikeforce champion Cris Cyborg. After negotiating with the UFC and ultimately deciding to sign with Invicta FC, Ortiz has decided to step down as manager of Cyborg. Read More »

Invicta FC signs 15 women across five weight classes

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Invicta Fighting Championships has announced the signing of fifteen women’s Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) athletes to the Kansas City based promotion. The fifteen new athletes are spread across all five of the current weight classes in the women’s world championship MMA promotion and represent the next chapter in the history of Women’s MMA. Read More »

The UFC 170: Rousey vs. McMann full card

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The next UFC PPV will take place on February 22 in Las Vegas, Nevada, and will feature UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey taking on challenger Sara McMann in the main event. It will mark the first time two Olympic medalists face off inside the Octagon. Rousey was a bronze medalist Judoka in the 2008 Beijing games, and McMann was a silver medalist wrestler in the 2004 Athens games. Read More »

UFC and Jessica Eye issue statement on suspension

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We reported a few days ago that UFC women's bantamweight fighter Jessica Eye had been suspended by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation for a banned substance. Her UFC 166 victory over Sarah Kaufman was also overturned to a no decision. Today the UFC and Eye issued a statement on the situation. Read More »

Dana White to TUF winner Julianna Pena: ‘Leave that disgusting gym’

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It was first reported on Wednesday that TUF 18 winner Julianna Pena would have to withdraw from her UFC 171 bout against Jessica Andrade due to a knee injury suffered in training. At today's UFC 169 pre-fight media scrum White explained why he advised Pena to "leave that gym now" as he recounted the story as it was told to him immediately after the incident by the "Venezuelan Vixen" herself. Read More »

Paige VanZant not concerned with redemption or rivalries

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When it comes to the new season of The Ultimate Fighter Paige VanZant says she is focused on fighting and nothing else. One might expect her to call out Tecia Torres, who defeated her in their Invicta FC match, or Rose Namajunas who challenged her in the promotion, but nope, only the task at hand - winning the UFC women's strawweight belt. Read More »

UFC 168: Ronda Rousey backstage interview *Video*

Coach Leo Frincu with his star pupil, UFC women's bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey

UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey spoke just minutes after retaining her title against arch nemesis Miesha Tate at UFC 168. Rousey elaborated on her post-fight interview with Joe Rogan in which she spoke on why she respects Tate as a competitor, but also why she can't shake her hand at this time. Also, she spoke on her thoughts of being boo'ed by the audience and why that doesn't bother her as long as they are loud. Read More »

UFC 168: Ronda Rousey talks TUF 18 and preparation for Miesha Tate

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UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is busy making the promotional tour for UFC 168 this week. She stopped by the FOX Sports 1 studio to have a one on one interview with Clarissa Thompson. The two spoke about Rousey's motivation and preparation for arch nemesis Miesha Tate, her experience on TUF 18, and the new women's UFC strawweight division. She also gives a prediction on the Anderson Silva/Chris Weidman fight, plus talks about training partner Nick Diaz and if he'll come back to MMA and fight again. Read More »

Ronda Rousey: ‘I would love to fight Holly Holm’

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Ronda Rousey is focused on her upcoming rematch against Miesha Tate scheduled to take place on Dec. 28 in the UFC 168 co-main event. However, when posed with the question of whether or not she would like to one day fight former pro boxing champion and undefeated MMA rising star Holly Holm (6-0), Rousey didn't miss a beat. Read More »

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