Weekly Women’s MMA Review 4/5

Posted: April 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

Will Fox-SherdogHolly Holm Claims Gold at Legacy 30
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“Women’s MMA Today” gets you caught up on the week that was and the week that will be in women’s MMA.


To see last weekend’s results, (click here).

–Upcoming Bouts–

April 9 –  Rafaela Garcia (0-0) makes her pro debut against Bruna Vargas (1-0) and Carolina Karasek (2-0) takes on Nanda Gadea (1-1) at Octagon Fighting Championship 2 in Brazil.

April 11 –  Jocelyn “Lights Out” Lybarger (2-1) looks to rebound from a decision loss in her last outing when she meets Rosa Acevedo (1-0) at RFA 14 in Cheyenne, WY. This event will be televised on AXS.tv starting at 10pm ET.

April 12 –  Brianna “Tha Bull” Van Buren (2-1) battles Katie Casimir (1-2) at Rogue Fights in Redding, CA.

April 12 –  In Brazil, Naiara “Guerreira” Pereira (1-0) takes on Jackeline Sales Ferreira Leite (0-0) at Arena Combat 2 while Rosangela dos Santos (0-0) and Fabrina Vanessa (0-0) meet in their pro debuts at Rolim Fight Combat 2.

April 12 –  World Boxing Champion Arlene “Angerfist” Blencowe (3-4) returns to the cage to face Kenani “Madhouse” Mangakahia (2-1) at Fightworld Cup 17 in Queensland, Australia.

April 12 –  At Cage Warriors 67 in Wales, Monica Gaitan (1-0) meets Kate Jackson (4-2) and Gemma Hewitt (1-0) takes on unbeaten prospect Agnieszka “Kuma” Niedzwiedz (5-0). This event streams live on Facebook and MMAjunkie and

April 12 –  Marina “The Supernova From Moldova” Shafir (0-0) makes her highly anticipated pro debut against an opponent yet to be named at Chaos at the Casino 4 in Los Angeles, CA.

Rankings info supplied by the Unified Women’s MMA Rankings.


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