Here’s what Pennington’s coach said about pushing her to answer fifth round bell

Jason Kutz is Raquel Pennington’s coach and he sparked some controversy over a decision he made Saturday at UFC 224. When the fourth round ended and Raquel told him she was not able to answer the bell for the fifth round he sent her back out there anyway where she was quickly finished by bantamweight … Read more

Dern vs Cooper UFC 224 highlights

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.

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Nunes post fight press conference comments about Pennington’s corner weren’t good

Racquel Pennington was finished in the fifth round by bantamweight champ Amanda Nunes despite telling her corner after the fourth she was done. They sent her back in and she was knocked out shortly after. In Amanda’s post fight interview she said what most were thinking in that Pennington’s corner should have listened instead of forcing her back out there.

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Countdown to UFC 224 – full episode

Amanda Nunes will defend her women’s bantamweight title against Raquel Pennington in the UFC 224 main event on May 12. In the co-headliner, The Ultimate Fighter season 17 winner Kelvin Gastelum takes on middleweight legend Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza. Go behind the scenes and into the training camps of these remarkable athletes in this full episode … Read more

Nunes big favorite over Pennington at UFC 224

Amanda Nunes originally won the UFC women’s bantamweight title by submitting Miesha Tate at UFC 220 in July 2016. She is now riding a six-fight winning streak with her lone UFC loss being against Cat Zingano via TKO back in Sept. 2014. The 29-year-old “Lioness” has successfully defended her belt twice already, defeating Ronda Rousey … Read more