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Apr 29, 2016 1:41 pm

Miesha Tate wants Ronda Rousey at Madison Square Garden for UFC 205

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate is already looking past UFC 200 and her opponent Amanda Nunes. Tate wants to avenge her losses to former champion Ronda Rousey, and would love for it to take place at the UFC’s big event in New York City. “I think everything happens for a reason,” Tate said at...

Apr 11, 2016 12:27 pm

Holly Holm explains her case for immediate rematch with Miesha Tate

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm was not happy when she heard news that current champion Miesha Tate would be fighting Amanda Nunes next at UFC 200. Holm spoke with Ariel Helwani on Monday’s episode of the MMA Hour and talked about the women’s bantamweight title picture. “I know I was asking for it,”...

Apr 8, 2016 8:24 am

Miesha Tate’s manager refutes claims that Tate turned down Holly Holm rematch

Earlier this week, Holly Holm’s manager called out Miesha Tate for taking “the easy way out” and declining a rematch with Holly Holm in order to fight Amanda Nunes at UFC 200. According to Miesha Tate’s manager Josh Jones, that wasn’t the case… He spoke to MMAFighting: “A fight with Holly Holm was never discussed...

Apr 7, 2016 2:51 pm

Miesha Tate reportedly turned down UFC 200 rematch with Holly Holm

When UFC President Dana White stated that fans could expect a women’s title fight at UFC 200, many expected a rematch between Holly Holm and Miesha Tate to be slated for the event. Earlier this week news broke that Tate would be having her first title defense against Amanda Nunes at the July 9th event....

Apr 7, 2016 9:00 am

VIDEO | Miesha Tate reacts to announcement of Amanda Nunes fight live on-air

UFC champ @MieshaTate reacts to the announcement of her title defense against @Amanda_Leoa at #UFC200https://t.co/boQx7dwTjX — UFC Tonight (@UFCTonight) April 7, 2016 Wednesday evening it was announced that Miesha Tate would be making her first title defense against Amanda Nunes in the co-main event of UFC 200. Tate was also scheduled to be working on...

Apr 6, 2016 7:27 pm

PHOTO | Miesha Tate vs. Amanda Nunes promo poster for UFC 200

Late Wednesday evening it was announced that Miesha Tate and Amanda Nunes would be fighting at UFC 200 for Tate’s UFC women’s bantamweight championship. UFC President Dana White took to Instagram shortly after the fight was announced to reveal a pretty awesome promo poster for the fight, which goes down on July 9th. Check it...

Apr 6, 2016 7:10 pm

Miesha Tate vs. Amanda Nunes official for UFC 200

After the UFC announced that Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz II would headline UFC 200, and that Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar would fight for the interim featherweight title, Dana White announced that fans could expect a women’s title fight. Late Wednesday evening, it was announced that Miesha Tate would defend her UFC women’s bantamweight...

Mar 29, 2016 9:11 am

Miesha Tate sounds off on Ronda Rousey’s mental state

Recently, Ronda Rousey revealed that following her UFC 193 knockout loss to Holly Holm she had suicidal thoughts. Rousey has since physically recovered from the knockout loss, and now acknowledges her loss to Holm as something she believes had to happen in order for her to evolve as a fighter, she won’t be returning to...

Mar 26, 2016 2:09 pm

VIDEO | Miesha Tate opens up on life as UFC champion

Earlier this month at UFC 196, Miesha Tate shocked the world as she mounted an impressive comeback in the 5th round of her co-main event scrap with Holly Holm to win the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. While Holly Holm has been campaigning for a rematch with Tate at UFC 200, so far the UFC has...

Mar 19, 2016 10:25 am

Miesha Tate open to fight with Cris Cyborg

There have always been talks of Invicta FC champion Cris Cyborg eventually making her UFC debut. Despite that, UFC President Dana White remained adamant that Cyborg will never fight under the UFC banner. Recently however, a report emerged which shed light on the possibility of Cyborg fighting on the UFC 198 card in Curitiba Brazil....

Mar 19, 2016 8:43 am

VIDEO | Miesha Tate’s prediction for Mark Hunt vs. Frank Mir

Tonight in Brisbane, Australia, MMA legends Mark Hunt and Frank Mir will square off inside the Octagon in a pivotal heavyweight showdown. Hunt is coming off a TKO win over Bigfoot Silva back at UFC 193 which snapped a 2-fight losing streak for the popular heavyweight. On the other hand, Mir is coming off a...

Mar 18, 2016 2:05 pm

VIDEO | Miesha Tate felt an energy shift to Nate Diaz before UFC 196

If you Don’t want to watch the whole video fast forward to the 10:38 mark for the McGregor v Diaz comments. AND NEW UFC Bantamweight champion Miesha Tate had a front row seat to the trash talk between McGregor and Diaz. Tate felt that Nate took all of the trash talking in stride and paid...

Mar 18, 2016 11:53 am

Miesha Tate on Holly Holm: ‘I think she just crumbled under the pressure’

Holly Holm was likely just one round away from defending her UFC women’s bantamweight title for her first time at UFC 196. Unfortunately for Holm, Miesha Tate took the win and the belt by securing a rear-naked choke on Holm in the fifth round that put Holm to sleep. “I think she just crumbled under...

Mar 18, 2016 10:49 am

VIDEO | Miesha Tate would like to fight at UFC 200

UFC 200 is set for July 9th inside the new T-Mobile arena Las Vegas and should be the biggest event in the company history but the lineup is not set. Miesha Tate, the newly crowned bantamweight champion, said she would like to fight. “I’ve been kind of tossing around the idea if it would be...

Mar 12, 2016 11:56 am

Dana White praises “gangsters” Holly Holm and Miesha Tate

In the co-main event of UFC 196, Holly Holm and Miesha Tate battled for nearly 5 full rounds. While it seemed that Holm was on her way to an impressive decision win to retain her UFC women’s bantamweight championship, Tate secured a late 5th round submission to win the bout. Holm showed tremendous heart as...