Michael Chiesa sidelined with shoulder injury
Michael Chiesa's return to the Octagon has been slightly delayed.
Chiesa (10-1), who did not have a fight lined up when he suffered the injury, recently got back on the winning track by defeating Colton Smith via second-round rear-naked choke in November. "The Ultimate Fighter" season 15 winner suffered the first loss of his career in July when he was submitted via D'Arce choke in the second round by Jorge Masvidal.
Matt Brown says female fighters don't have KO power and would prefer they fight topless
"Women were fighting?"
It doesn't sound like Matt Brown will be joining Armbar Nation anytime soon. On the mend recovering from two torn discs in his back, UFC welterweight Matt Brown got a few pals together for the inaugural episode of his podcast. In an obviously relaxed setting joined by a few like-minded friends, Brown began opening up on his thoughts on women's MMA. With the conversation centered on UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey's recent title defense to Miesha Tate at UFC 168, Brown was a bit reluctant to give the pair their due.
TUF 18 winner Julianna Pena vs. Jessica Andrade set for UFC 171
inaugural female tuf winner julianna pena (5-2) will face her first test outside the realm of reality television when she takes on no. 9 ranked bantamweight contender jessica andrade (10-3) at ufc 171.
Inaugural female TUF winner Julianna Pena (5-2) will face her first test outside the realm of reality television when she takes on No. 9 ranked bantamweight contender Jessica Andrade (10-3) at UFC 171.