When Ronda Rousey goes into the UFC’s octagon to challenge current women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes at UFC 207, she is fighting for more than the championship belt; she is aiming to solidify her status as the greatest ever.
Dana White is the expert in the getting people to tune in for UFC events and the UFC would not be the powerhouse it is today without his hard work. At times it is hard to make sense of some of his comments. Let Felipe Vasquez help you out.
There is no longer a veil of secrecy over the finances of the UFC after the UFC sale which makes it more difficult when negotiating contracts with its fighters, leading to fighters sitting out or missing deadlines for bookings when landmark events are on the horizon.
In a new review article, The MMA Files looks back on what was discovered from the fight nights that took place during UFC International Fight Week in Las Vegas. UFC Fight Night 90, The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale, and UFC 200.
In this installment of New Fan Old Fan Carolina and Owen discuss the women’s strawweight division and the battle for the top of tree at the Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale between champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk and challenger Claudia Gadelha.
In the first edition of New Fan Old Fan, long-time fan and MMA Files lead writer Owen Phillips discusses the UFC women’s bantamweight division title picture with recently interested MMA fan Carolina. They discuss Miesha Tate as the champion and her upcoming fight with Amanda Nunes at UFC 200, plus Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm.
Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz at welterweight meant nothing in terms of a title but was as an intriguing pairing as you could get. The featherweight champion against a top five lightweight. Who will be the better martial artist; the better man.