Archive for the ‘WMMA Pioneers’ Category

So who’d you vote for? We’ll have to wait to tune in  on July 10th at the 2021 ESPY Awards (short for Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly Award) to see what could be another stellar moment in women’s mma history! Why so stellar you ask?? A panel of experts from the ESPN select nominating committee  have  [ Read More ]

Categories: UFC, WMMA Pioneers

Invicta FC Featherweight Champion, Pam “BAM” Sorenson has been selected to represent the USA at the 2019 WAKO Kickboxing World Championships. She will be traveling to Sarajevo, Bosnia along with team mate Nate “The Natural” Richardson and coach Chris Cichon. In the latest Evolve WMMA podcast episode…  Sorenson discusses the event with teammate Richardson and Coach Cichon.  [ Read More ]

  Featherweight & WMMA pioneer Kaitlin Rose Young (9-9-1) returns to the cage with a goal to get to the absolute top of her division. Young will take on New Zealand’s Faith McMah (6-3) at Invicta FC35 this June 7th LIVE on @ufcfightpass! In this latest episode of the Evolve WMMA podcast, Young shares her  [ Read More ]

Pam “Bam” Sorenson‘s in a better spot since not being picked for the TUF 28 show. After a year of waiting around for a fight Sorenson (7-2) will be battling Felicia “FeeNom” Spencer (5-0) for the  feather weight title at Invicta FC 32! Also on the card former Invicta FC match maker and women’s mma  [ Read More ]

After a victorious return to MMA in a fight against Reina Miura at Japan’s Rizin FF 12 promotion in early August, former Invicta FC matchmaker Kaitlin Rose Young,(8-9-1)  will return back to Invicta FC 32 as a fighter with a mission! She will enter the Invicta FC  cage not only to face Zarah Fairn, but  [ Read More ]

  Tonya Evinger talks about her upcoming bantamweight showdown against contender Ketlen Vieira at UFC Fight Night: Sao Paulo on September 22nd in Brazil.             Listen to the entire episode on iTunes or Podomatic:   Who will you be rooting for? Evinger of Vieira?

Former UFC bantamweight champ Holly Holm faces dangerous striker Germaine de Randamie in the inaugural women’s featherweight title fight on Saturday, February 11, 2017 in Brooklyn, New York at the Barclay Center.   UFC 208: Holm vs De Randamie – Making History Again   UFC 208: Extended Preview   Related Links: Listen to the  [ Read More ]

Categories: UFC, WMMA Pioneers

The 2nd professional Women’s MMA fight in Massachusetts took place tonight November 12th at Victory Promotions: “Clementi vs Rogers” at the Tsongas Center in Lowell, Massachusetts. The featured bout was between Katie Merrill from Wai Kru and Kaline Medeiros from Tim Gillett’s. Merrill and Medeiros are no strangers to each other having fought their first  [ Read More ]

Categories: WMMA Pioneers

  That’s right, Amanda’s BACK! and looking for a FIGHT for 2012! She is looking to make her return to the cage as soon as possible. Buckner was set to come back last year but suffered a knee injury that required surgery. Her last fight was in 2008. Since then she has been busy teaching  [ Read More ]

Categories: WMMA Pioneers

First Female MMA fights in Maine

Sep 02. Posted by Shelley 0 Comment

First Female MMA fights in Maine Two female fights boast women in and outside the cage.  The match ups are between Heather Lambert (4-0) vs Maria Rios (0-0) Sarah “TNT” McLeod (3-3-1) vs Jill Valenzuela (1-0) What’s interesting about these fights is pro MMA fighter Amanda Buckner and amateur MMA fighter Tisha Rodrigues will be  [ Read More ]