“Women’s MMA Today” gets you caught up on the week that was and the week that will be in women’s MMA.
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April 16 – Leslie “The Peacemaker” Smith (6-4-1; 0-0 UFC) and Sarah Kaufman (16-2, 1NC; 0-0, 1NC UFC) slugged it out for three rounds in their first encounter at Invicta FC 5, resulting in a very contentious Split Decision victory for Kaufman. One year later and on short notice, Smith looks for redemption against her former foe at TUF Nations Finale: “Canada vs Australia”. This bout is part of the preliminary card and will be televised on Fox Sports 1 staring at 5pm ET.
April 19 – Hannah “The Last Ronin” Zeciri (0-0) meets Rebecca Ruth (0-0) in their pro debuts at Shamrock FC: “Revenge” in St Louis, MO and Trisha Clark (2-7) faces Amanda “Red Fox” LaVoy (2-5) at KCFA 10 in Independence, MO.
April 19 – Rachel “The Riot” Kemker (1-2) takes on Killastina “Killa” Matatohi (0-0) at Steelfist Fight Night 24: “New Era” in Salt Lake City, Utah. This all-female fight card also includes 7 amateur bouts and
April 19 – Former title contenders Miesha “Cupcake” Tate (13-5; 0-2 UFC) and Liz “Girl-Rilla” Carmouche (9-4; 1-2 UFC) look to get back in the title picture in a pivotal matchup at UFC on Fox 11 in Orlando, FL. This bout is part of the main card and will be televised on Fox starting at 8pm ET.
Rankings info supplied by the Unified Women’s MMA Rankings.