Month: August 2019

Given the relatively quick turnaround from her title-winning effort against Rose Namajunas at UFC 237, Andrade admits that she hasn’t had time to sit back and enjoy her victory and the belt, but she has already felt the impact of bringing Brazil another UFC championship. “I’ve been able to help more people,” said the 27-year-old.
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MMA Fighting has UFC Shenzhen results for the Andrade vs. Zhang event from the Shenzhen Universade Sports Centre Arena in Shenzhen, China on Saturday. In the main event, UFC strawweight champion Jessica Andrade will make her first UFC title defense against Weili Zhang. Welterweights Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos and Li Jingliang will clash in the
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) strawweight champion, Jessica Andrade, will put her 115-pound title up for grabs against surging division contender, Weili Zhang, in the UFC Fight Night 157 main event on ESPN+ on Sat. (Aug. 31, 2019) inside Universiade Sports Centre in Shenzhen, China. Andrade (20-6) captured the crown by knocking out Rose Namajunas at
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Weili Zhang is here and she has about a billion-and-a-half supporters behind her. That might be a slight exaggeration, but the fact is that Zhang challenging for a world title in her home country of China is an unprecedented opportunity for the UFC to grow, and given that she’s won her last 19 fights, it’s
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Between Kara-France, Hooker, Adesanya and UFC featherweight Shane Young, City Kickboxing is undefeated in five fights this year. Kara-France jokes about feeling “no pressure” to maintain that perfect record, but he knows “there’s no easy fight” in the UFC. Regardless, he’s happy to be a part of building the gym’s reputation and representing New Zealand
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