Nicco Montano flips the script and claims Shevchenko is scared of her

Social media trolls have warned former UFC women’s flyweight champion Nicco Montano, and we’re not kidding here, to do a number of things to avoid a fight with top contender Valentina Shevchenko. Seriously, these were some of the things posted on Twitter by trolls… Get a sex change Drop weight classes Leave the country Go … Read more

UFC 228 weigh in results

The weigh ins for Saturday’s UFC 228 event are in the books but not without some drama. UFC women’s flyweight champion Nicco Montano didn’t make it to the weigh-ins because she had to be rushed to the hospital. The reason is being reported as a “botched weight cut” and issues related to her kidneys. Everyone … Read more

Training partner confirms Montano bout scrapped, updates on condition

Nicco Montano was scheduled to defend her flyweight title against Valentina Shevchenko tomorrow at UFC 228. It was reported earlier this morning that the champ was hospitalized putting the bout in jeopardy. Now it appears that fans worst fears were confirmed. One of her training partners, Steve Hanna told MMAFighting that Montano has been “treated … Read more

Title fight in serious jeopardy as champion is rushed to a hospital

Bad news for fight fans as Ariel Helwani is reporting that women’s flyweight champion Nicco Montano has been rushed to the hospital. She is scheduled to face Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 228 tomorrow, September 8th in the co-main event. Here’s what Helwani tweeted… TSN’s Aaron Bronster also tweeted his own update which confirmed this. I … Read more

Flyweight champ feels stereotyped

UFC women’s flyweight champion Nicco Montano (4-2) won her title as the underdog 14th seed on season 26 of The Ultimate Fighter. She is defending her belt against a very dangerous Valentina Shevchenko (15-3) this Saturday, September 8th at UFC 228 and the fans have hassled her on social media not being shy about predicting … Read more

Latest odds for UFC 228 main and co main event

UFC 228 may not have the hype of UFC 229 but it does have two championship bouts. Welterweight champ Tyron Woodley defends against Darren Till in the final fight of the night. Till was given the opportunity when interim champ Colby Covington announced he was injured. The co-main event of the evening is Valentina Shevchenko … Read more