Ashlee Evans-Smith (2-0) was the big winner on the night in Coral Gables Florida at CFA 12. The featherweight was looking to upset Fallon Fox (3-1) in the CFA tournament and bank herself $20,000. That is exactly what she did. Evans-Smith pounded her way to victory in the third round after a very hard fought fight.
Fallon Fox makes her return to the cage for the first time since it was publicly revealed she is a transgender fighter who was born as a man but now lives and fights as a woman.
Championship Fighting Alliance 11 aka “The Fallon Fox Show” takes place this evening at the BankUnited Center in Coral Gables, Fla. and airs LIVE on AXStv starting at 9 p.m. ET.
After winning her pro debut Ashlee Evans Smith now awaits the outcome of another type of battle. Smith defeated Tori Adams to advance to the semi-finals of Championship Fighting Alliance (CFA) women’s tournament but now awaits the outcome of the Fallon Fox situation. We all know the story so I’ll spare you the details.
News broke Tuesday about Fallon Fox, an undefeated Women’s MMA fighter — five fights, five first round stoppages, can we say ‘Ronda Rousey’? — who is transgender. It took about .5 seconds for this story to spread across not only the MMA world, but the LGBT world and mainstream news. Everybody has an opinion on this issue.
Main Event Features UFC vs. Strikeforce Veterans PRESS RELEASE (Miami, FL) – Championship Fighting Alliance (CFA), S. Florida’s premier MMA fighting promotion announces CFA 10 featuring UFC vs. Strikefore Veterans and the debut of the first WMMA in tournament in Mia. The exciting night of fights will feature a main event light heavyweight fight between … Read more