Tuff-n-uff “Pack the Mack” Crowns 2 New Female Champs

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It was nearly at capacity at the Thomas and Mack center in Las Vegas for Tuff-n-uff’s “Pack the Mack” event Saturday night. Two female title bouts plus a 135 contenders bout were on the docket on the 16 fight card.

Tuff-n-uff had streamed the event live on facebook but due to time constraints the stream was interrupted. We are told Tuff-n-uff will be re-uploading the stream and we will update you where you can find it in the coming days. Continue reading Tuff-n-uff “Pack the Mack” Crowns 2 New Female Champs

Tuff-n-uff “Pack the Mack” – All Female Fighters Make Weight

Three female bouts with two belts on the line will be in front of a huge crowd Saturday night in Las Vegas for Tuf-n-uff’s annual “Pack the Mack” amateur MMA event.

The main event features champion Cheyanne Vlismas battling Ohio’s  Crystal Vanessa Demopoulos for the strawweight title. Vlismas tipped the scales at 115 while Demopoulos weighed at 114.6. Continue reading Tuff-n-uff “Pack the Mack” – All Female Fighters Make Weight

Bellator Heat: Boxing Champ Heather Hardy to Make MMA Debut

It was delayed, but Heather Hardy will finally make her way into a MMA cage.

Hardy was set to be on the InvictaFC card this past spring, but opponents dropped out and delayed her from making her MMA debut. It turned out to be a blessing in disguise as Hardy got an opportunity to make her debut in her hometown of New York City in the place known as the Mecca for fighting, Madison Square Garden for Bellator 180, which will air on Spike TV Saturday June 24th. Continue reading Bellator Heat: Boxing Champ Heather Hardy to Make MMA Debut

Future Stars – Brooke Fahey

IMG_4249Someone to look forward to in the next few years is New Jersey’s Brooke Fahey.

The 16 year old already has an accomplished career in BJJ as a blue belt, earning 12 regional titles to her credit. At the world renowned Miller Brothers gym, she is coached not only the by UFC vets, but also rising stars in their own right pro fighter Sean “Shorty Rock” Santella (16-6-1) and amateur Mike Pagano (8-1).

Fahey will look to follow their footsteps into MMA. Continue reading Future Stars – Brooke Fahey

Pack the Mack Returns with Three Female Bouts Saturday

For the 4th year, one of the best amateur promotions in the world will make history.

Tuff-n-uff will look to break its own record for attendance for an all amateur MMA show as they “Pack the Mack” this Saturday. The free event will draw MMA fans from the Las Vegas area and beyond to see 17 live fights, which includes three female bouts. Continue reading Pack the Mack Returns with Three Female Bouts Saturday

InvictaFC 23 Primer

The flyweight division has been getting a lot of attention as of late, and InvictaFC is no exception.

The 23rd offering comes this Saturday as some of the best 125 pound athletes on the planet converge in Kansas City and will be live on Fight Pass.

The main and co-main event will determine number 1 contenders for Jennifer Maia’s flyweight title. Two bright prospects in Agnieszka Niedźwiedź and Sarah D’Alelio will look to upset veterans Vanessa Porto and Roxanne Modafferi (respectively).

Fan favorite Andrea Lee taking and newcomer Liz Tracey round out the flyweight talent Saturday. Continue reading InvictaFC 23 Primer

Video: Watch Gina Carano Accept the Artemis “Action Warrior” Award

The pioneer of women competing in MMA has been honored for her move to movies.

Gina Carano was live last week to accept the “Action Warrior” award from the Artemis Film Festival.  The festival is known for promoting female action stars, stunt women, and movie makers who promote heroines, real life and fictional. This is the third year for the festival, which also honored Melissa McCarthy, Nichelle Nichols, and Tom Cruise. Continue reading Video: Watch Gina Carano Accept the Artemis “Action Warrior” Award

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