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Ariane Lipski vs. Priscila Cachoeira: Why was the bout moved and did Lipski miss weight?

For a while it appeared like Ariane Lipski vs. Priscila Cachoeira wasn’t going to happen. However, the fight has been moved to this weekend’s UFC Fight Night card in San Diego due to Lipski missing weight by 2.5lbs on the official weigh-in scales. The former KSW star will luckily still be able to compete against Cachoeira, this time on the undercard at UFC Fight Night: … Continue reading Ariane Lipski vs. Priscila Cachoeira: Why was the bout moved and did Lipski miss weight?

Taila Santos took home less than Brendan Allen despite narrowly losing to Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 275

That’s right, despite narrowly losing to dominant UFC women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko, Taila Santos took home less money than Brendan Allen at UFC 275. The Brazilian pushed Shevchenko all the way to a decision, which many believed Santos had a strong chance of winning. Despite this, Santos took home just $132,000 according to MMA Salaries – less than undercard fighter Brendan Allen who took … Continue reading Taila Santos took home less than Brendan Allen despite narrowly losing to Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 275

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Watch: Ariane Lipski kneebar vs. Carolina Luana

At UFC Fight Night: Figueiredo vs. Benavidez 2, Ariane Lipski produced one of the most memorable moments in women’s MMA when submitting Carolina Luana in the first round of their much-anticipated bout. Lipski managed to catch Luana in a rare kneebar submission while on the ground during their fight. The submission didn’t last long, with her opponent tapping quickly before further damage could be caused … Continue reading Watch: Ariane Lipski kneebar vs. Carolina Luana

Tracy Cortez vs. Amanda Ribas: Height, reach, weight and UFC record comparison

Tracy Cortez and Amanda Ribas are scheduled to fight at UFC Fight Night on December 3rd later this year. Cortez is currently ranked #14 in the women’s flyweight division, whereas Ribas is unranked within the division. However, the Brazilian is ranked #10 in the women’s strawweight division, with the bout in December taking place at 125lbs. The fight looks much riskier for Cortez than Ribas, … Continue reading Tracy Cortez vs. Amanda Ribas: Height, reach, weight and UFC record comparison

Brandon Moreno vs. Alexandre Pantoja: Is this the next UFC flyweight title fight?

Brandon Moreno put on another impressive display when facing Kai Kara-France for the Interim UFC flyweight title at UFC 277, however, Alexandre Pantoja also caught fan’s attention. The Mexican will likely be touted to face Deiveson Figueiredo in his next bout, given the usual way Interim title fights go in the UFC. However, given Pantoja’s new ranking within the UFC flyweight division, could the rising … Continue reading Brandon Moreno vs. Alexandre Pantoja: Is this the next UFC flyweight title fight?

Who is Juliana Miller fighting at UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Hill?

Juliana Miller will take on Brogan Walker at UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Hill this weekend. Walker is seven years older than Miller and has considerably more experience within professional MMA than the young American. “The Bear” has a professional MMA record of seven wins and two losses and won both of her Ultimate Fighter bouts via decision. Despite “Killer” being relatively new to MMA, … Continue reading Who is Juliana Miller fighting at UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Hill?