TUF 28 Finale ‘Heavy Hitters’ full results and video highlights

The Ultimate Fighter 28 heavyweight tournament has come to a close with Juan Francisco Dieppa defeating Justin Frazier via armlock submission in the first round. In the the TUF 28 women’s featherweight tournament finale Macy Chiasson defeated Pannie Kianzad via rear-naked choke submission in the second round. In the TUF 28 Finale main event Kamaru … Read more

Know your MMA Babes

Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) has been in existence since 1980. In that time, however, MMA consisted of only male fighters. The first female MMA fight was in 1995 but at that time, female fights were miles off male fights thus only a handful of people actually followed the female MMA proceedings. It was only after … Read more

Catching up with top women’s bantamweight prospect Pannie Kianzad

Pannie Kianzad is one of the top bantamweight women’s MMA prospects in the world. She is the former Cage Warriors women’s bantamweight champion and holds a career record of 8-2.  “Banzai” boasts wins over the likes of former UFC contender Milana Dudieva, current UFC fighter Lina Lansberg, rising Australian Jessica-Rose Clark and Annalisa Bucci. Having … Read more

In conversation with Invicta FC bantamweight Pannie Kianzad

In September of last year Pannie Kianzad squared off against Tonya Evinger in the Invicta FC 14 main event. The event had already faced disappointing weigh-ins as both Pannie and Evinger had missed weight; hence the bout had been changed to a five round non-title match. The match too did not produce good results, as … Read more

Invicta FC 14 weigh-in video and results; headliner now non-title fight

Bantamweight champ Tonya Evinger was fined 20 percent of her purse for missing weight on her first attempt. Her opponent Pannie Kianzad chose not to cut any additional weight, was fined 25 percent of her purse, and the Invicta FC 14 main event is now a non-title fight. The weigh-ins for Invicta FC 14 took … Read more

Invicta FC 14: Evinger vs. Kianzad full card

Press release from UFC.com: Invicta Fighting Championships today announced the full 10-fight card for Invicta FC 14, which streams live and exclusively via UFCFIGHTPASS.com from Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Mo. on Saturday, Sept. 12. Recently crowned Invicta FC Bantamweight Champion Tonya “Triple Threat” Evinger (16-5) will defend her title against undefeated 23-year-old challenger Pannie … Read more