McKenzie Dern came in seven pounds overweight for her bout with Amanda Cooper. This is the second bout in a row she missed weight and had to fight her opponent at a catchweight. Dern has missed weight in five of her seven total fights. In spite of the setback she was successful in submitting Amanda in the first round. Her hype train is still chugging along but not as fast as before given the second failed weight cut.
Tyron Woodley defends his welterweight title in a rematch against Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson. They fought to a draw in their first fight, now Woodley will have the chance to prove once and for all he’s the undisputed 170-pound champ. Rashad Evans returns against Daniel Kelly and Mark Hunt battles Alistair Overeem. UFC 209 takes place … Read more
After winning her first three pro fights via knockout, Denmark’s Anna Elmose made her UFC debut at bantamweight back in May against Germaine De Randamie but unfortunately came up short. Anna “Panda” is now planning to drop to the straw-weight division where she will face TUF 23 finalist Amanda Cooper on November 19, 2016, at UFC Fight Night 99. I recently had the opportunity … Read more