Thursday April 6th, Kevin Gastelum (14-2-0) was flagged by the USADA after they found "Carboxy-THC", a metabolite found in marijuana, above the decision level of 180 nano-grams per milliliter (ng/mL) from an in fight sample collected from his last bout March, 11, a win against Vitor Belfort.Gastelum was scheduled to fight Anderson "The Spider" Silva (34-8-0, 1 NC) as the...
On Saturday, May 13th Joanna Jedrzejczyk (13-0-0) will defend the UFC Woman's Strawweight Championship for the fourth time against the No. 3 ranked contender Jessica Andrade (16-5-0) This will be the Co-main event at UFC 211.Joanna began her professional career in Europe where she went 6-0 before debuting in the UFC in 2014 where she defeated Juliana Lima. "Joanna...
UFC 208 marked the inaugural bout in the women's featherweight division between former bantamweight champion Holly Holm (10-2-0) and Germaine De Randamie (7-3-0).In the opening round, each fighter wasted little time in advancing. Holm began throwing some punches that didn't land and would land with an outside thigh kick; this continued throughout the fight. Randamie didn't advance a whole...
UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion Amanda Nunes defeated Ronda Rousey by TKO in Rousey's comeback fight after 48 seconds Friday night.The former UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion Rousey made her return to the octagon after more than 13 months since enduring her first career loss against Holly Holm in November 2015.In the opening seconds of Round 1, Nunes connected with a high kick that began her attack,...
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