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TUF 20, EPISODE 5 REVIEW #teamkristin | @wmmaroundup
by Women's MMA Roundup
posted October 24, 2014 at 10:20am

 TUF 20, EPISODE 5 REVIEW #teamkristin | @wmmaroundup Veronica and Kristin are back for our review of The Ultimate Fighter: A Champion Will Be Crowned! This week Team Kristin reviews episode 5 featuring a highly anticipated rematch fight between.....more

Rousey vs. Zingano Booked for UFC 182
by Wombat Sports
posted October 23, 2014 at 9:56am

Rousey Zingano The title match between Ronda Rousey and Cat Zingano has finally got a date. The two will square off for the UFC bantamweight title January 3rd and will serve at the co-main event at UFC 182 in Las Vegas. UFC Presidetn Dana White ann...more

10 Reasons why InvictaFC 9 Will Surprise the Heck out of you
by Wombat Sports
posted October 21, 2014 at 9:17pm

With InvictaFC 9 on the road in Davenport, Iowa, little buzz has been going on on the major websites. When the card was released, we may have been more excited than most, and part of it deals with these up and coming stars no one is aware about besides th...more

Claudia Gadelha and Joanna Jędrzejczyk Planned for December
by Wombat Sports
posted October 17, 2014 at 11:44pm

Gadelha Jedrzejczyk The winner of the inaugural UFC strawweight title won’t have to wait long to find out who her first challenger is. MMA News Poland is reporting a title eliminator match between Claudia Gadelha and Joanna Jędrzej...more

The MRS (WMMA and Boxing News) October 17
by Wombat Sports
posted October 17, 2014 at 11:40pm

Miscellaneous News In action from this morning, Ann Osman defeated Aya Saeid Saber by TKO 3:15 of round 1 at OneFC in Kuala Lumpur. Jessica Aguilar’s fight with Kalindra Faria is most likely off. XFC president Myron Molotky was surprise...more

Women's MMA Roundup: AGUILAR vs FARIA not happening?
by Women's MMA Roundup
posted October 16, 2014 at 3:13pm

Holly Holm vs Raquel Pennington is official, Jessica Aguilar vs Kalindra Faria hits a snag, new Invicta FC 9 promo, Bellator returns to WMMA this Friday, and more! ...more

XFC 7 Starts Season 2 Strawweight Tournament; Werner vs. Shaparenko Superfight Added
by Wombat Sports
posted October 15, 2014 at 11:14pm

XFC is again bring talent from around the globe to crown another strawweight champion. Coming off the start of their flyweight tournament and the conclusion of their season 1 strawweight tournament, XFC announced this week the pairings of their second 11...more

Stephanie Skinner to face Kyra Batara in Denver
by Wombat Sports
posted October 13, 2014 at 2:28pm

Skinner Batara Two stars of the atomweight division will battle in the Mile High City November 7th. Hometown fighter Stephanie Skinner will take on Vegas’s Kyra Batara at RFA’s card in Denver, CO November 7th. Skinner announced the matc...more

UFC 178 Post Fight Presser – Listen to Cat Zingano after her Victory
by Wombat Sports
posted September 29, 2014 at 2:32am

Courtesy UFC Cat Zingano made a successful return to the UFC as she defeated Amanda Nunes in what was a fight of the year candidate. Overcoming adversity in the first, Zingano pulled off some awesome wresling moves and got thew TKO in round 3. You can...more

Hook’n’Shoot Inks Deal with UFC Fight Pass
by Wombat Sports
posted September 28, 2014 at 5:27pm

The pioneers of WMMA are coming to UFC Fight Pass. Hook’n’Shoot announced late Friday evening they have signed a deal with the UFC streaming and digital library service. The deal will include their 19 years of events and tape delayed upcoming...more

“Glena” Documentary Goes Inside Motherhood, Starting Late, and Tackling Struggles in WMMA
by Wombat Sports
posted September 27, 2014 at 3:47pm

For 15 minutes, Glena Avila is a warrior in a cage and the person people cheer (or sometimes boo) for. Outside the arena, she is a warrior in a different way. Showtime premiered “Glena” Thursday night which followed Avila for a year as she en...more

Jessica Eye versus Leslie Smith Booked for UFC Mexico
by Wombat Sports
posted September 26, 2014 at 1:17pm

Smith Eye It will be a shootout south of the border for Jessica Eye and Leslie Smith. The two will square off at UFC’s first ever Mexico card November 15. Eye (10-2-; 1 NC) is coming off a close split decision loss to title challenger Al...more

Barb Honchak to Defend her Title Against Takayo Hashi at InvictaFC 9
by Wombat Sports
posted September 24, 2014 at 1:33pm

Honchak Hashi InvictaFC flyweight champion Barb Honchak will be fighting in her hometown as she takes on Japanese vet Takayo Hashi at InvictaFC 9 in Davenport, Iowa November 1. Honchak (9-2) has been on a roll since her split decision loss to TUF 2...more

Video – Interview with Stephanie Skinner Ahead of Fight with
by Wombat Sports
posted September 16, 2014 at 7:40pm

Stephanie Skinner has waited two long years to fight Angelica Chavez and after her backing out twice due to health issues, Skinner is hoping third time is a charm. Skinner is looking for a much needed win to help jump start her career and impress her new...more

TUF 20 Primer – What You Should Know Going in
by Wombat Sports
posted September 10, 2014 at 8:31pm

After what seemed like a long 9 months, we are ready to see the start of what will be the most exciting season of The Ultimate Fighter, whicjh will air on Fox Sports 1. Sixteen fighters will vie for for the first ever UFC strawweight championship in what...more

Video – Charmaine Tweet Talks Win; Going up in Weight
by Wombat Sports
posted September 8, 2014 at 12:24pm

Courtesy Ester Lin/InvictaFC Being there in person, you saw a different Charmaine Tweet that you may have in the past. No MMA fighters are ever smiling ear to ear during weight cuts, but Tweet seemed like the happiest fighter on the planet and tipping...more

Video – InvictaFC 8 Pre-fight Interview with Champion Michelle Waterson
by Wombat Sports
posted September 6, 2014 at 5:27pm

Courtesy Ester Lin/InvictaFC In what was a hectic few months, Atomweight champion Michelle Waterson has become the face of InvictaFC in their return to action. Waterson is now focused on defending her title for the first time in the tough and dura...more

InvictaFC 8 Preview – Alexa Grasso vs. Ashley Cummins
by Wombat Sports
posted September 2, 2014 at 2:52pm

For the three days we will previewing InvictaFC 8 which will emanate from Kansas City Municipal Auditorium September 6, and will stream on UFC Fight Pass. Check out Wombat Sports as we will give you continuing coverage live on location. Fourth fight s...more

Brazilian Prospect Larissa Pacheco Signs to UFC; Replaces Latourneau
by Wombat Sports
posted August 20, 2014 at 1:11pm

Pacheco The #15 Unified ranked fighter is now with the UFC. Larissa Pacheco (10-0) signed to the promotion this past weekend, and will replace an injured Valerie Latourneau September 13 at UFC Fight Night 51 in Brasilia, Brazil. She will fight ag...more

The MRS (WMMA & WBoxing News, Rumors, and Results) August 18
by Wombat Sports
posted August 19, 2014 at 1:40pm

Miscellaneous News The XFC has announced the first five female bouts of their second Brazilian season, and it will prove to be a truly international affair. On September 27 in Araraquara, Brazil, the XFC will kick off their 125 tournament and crown a st...more

InvictaFC’s Ashley Cummins on the Front Lines at Ferguson Riots
by Wombat Sports
posted August 15, 2014 at 3:55pm

Cummins Several years ago, Ashley Cummins decided she wanted to serve her community as a police officer for the St. Louis Police department. She couldn’t have imagined the scene she would be involved in in Ferguson, MO. Among the violent protest...more

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