(Photo courtesy Rizin)
One of the biggest female tournaments in Japan’s history us set to kick off October 15th.
The tournament will feature competitors from 5 different countries, with the winner receiving an over $90,000 grand prize. The winners of the October event will go on two fight twice New Year’s Eve weekend to win the championship. Continue reading Rizin Women’s Grand Prix Opening Round Announced
Gina Carano will be honored April 20th at the Artemis Film Festival.
The former MMA fighter and current big screen star will receive the “Action Warrior Award”.
The festival is in its 3rd year and honors women’s action stars, stunt women, and documentary film makers that focus on real women’s stories. Continue reading Watercooler – King of the Cage, Invicta Expands Women’s Divisions; Gonzalez vs. Calvillo Announced
Korea’s RoadFC is expanding their women’s divisions and starting their new sister promotion Saturday morning.
Seven matches are on the docket with the main event featuring flyweight prospects Emiko Raika battling Jin Hee Kang. Continue reading Watch RoadFC XX All Female Card here at Midnight PST/3 a.m. EST
It was the fight that had the MMA world talking.
Angela Lee and Mei Yamaguchi’s war at ONE Championship: Ascent to Power in May takes home the WMMA Press 2016 Fight of the Year. Continue reading Lee vs. Yamaguchi Takes WMMA Press 2016 Fight of the Year
Asia’s One Championship made its mark in the women’s divisions this year and one highlight sub stood out.
Jenny Huang is taking home the WMMA Press Award for the 2016 Submission of the Year. Continue reading Jenny Huang Takes WMMA Press Submission of the Year 2016