Nunes Retains Title in Tightly Contested Bout: UFC 215 Results

Amanda Nunes did what she need to in order to retain her bantamweight championship on Saturday night. She took home a split decision victory over challenger Valentina Shevchenko in a tightly contested main event bout at UFC 215. It was tightly contested because there was not much action from either fighter in the opening rounds. …

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The Post-Rousey Era: Who to Watch in the New Women’s Bantamweight Division

At UFC 207 Amanda Nunes defeated Ronda Rousey  and ushered in a new era of the women's bantamweight division.  Prior to UFC 207 Ronda Rousey spent the better part of a year away from the sport of MMA. After her loss to Holly Holm and how badly she took it, many wondered when and if …

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Miesha Tate to Face Amanda Nunes at UFC 200 in First Title Defense

Newly crowned UFC women's bantamweight champion Miesha Tate will make her first title defense against Brazilian fighter Amanda Nunes. The fight was officially announced on Wednesday's edition of "UFC Tonight". "I think she’s really tough. She’s on a four-fight winning streak, she’s got a lot of momentum, and she’s really dangerous. I asked to fight …

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