Karolina Kowalkiewicz News

Oct 28, 2017 6:58 am

Jessica Andrade Wants to Fight Karolina Kowalkiewicz Next

After the absolute bloodbath of a fight between her and Claudia Gadelha, Jessica Andrade was pushed to the number one contender slot in the UFC strawweight rankings. It would have been a four-fight win streak for Andrade, had she not have fought Joanna Jedrzejczyk just before. However, that’s a rematch that is just within arm’s...

Oct 22, 2017 6:02 am

Karolina Kowalkiewicz doubles down on Jessica Andrade callout

Yesterday afternoon, in the co-main event of the UFC’s exciting stop in Gdansk, Poland, Polish strawweight contender Karolina Kowalkiewicz picked up a nice decision win over former Invicta star Jodie Esquibel. In the wake of this impressive win, Kowalkiewicz made a clever callout of surging Brazilian contender Jessica Andrade. Speaking at the UFC Gdansk post-fight...

Sep 6, 2017 7:43 am

Karolina Kowalkiewicz returns at UFC Fight Night in Gdansk, Poland

Karolina Kowalkiewicz, one of the strawweight division’s top contenders, is set for a return to action. The former title challenger is set to battle 6-time Invicta Fighting Championship veteran Jodie Esquibel at UFC Fight Night 118, on October 21 in Gdansk, Poland. This bout was first reported by Dizz, and later confirmed by Kowalkiewicz and...

Jun 7, 2017 9:44 am

Karolina Kowalkiewicz breaks silence following UFC 212 loss

This past weekend, in the co-main event of UFC 212, former UFC strawweight title challengers Claudia Gadelha and Karolina Kowalkiewicz stepped into the Octagon for a pivotal scrap that saw Gadelha pick up an early 1st round submission win. The win was a particularly impressive one for Gadelha, who is now on a 2-fight win...

Jun 4, 2017 8:29 am

Pros react to Claudia Gadelha vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz

Last night in the co-main event of UFC 212, formertitle challengers Claudia Gadelha and Karolina Kowalkiewicz squared off in a key women’s strawweight scrap. Gadelha was able to get Karolina down early in round one and quickly took the back of her Polish opponent. From there, the Brazilian locked in her hooks and then secured...

Jun 3, 2017 8:52 pm

UFC 212 Results: Claudia Gadelha submits Karolina Kowalkiewicz

UFC 212 Results: Claudia Gadelha vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz A key women’s strawweight scrap between former title challengers Claudia Gadelha and Karolina Kowalkiewicz served as the co-main event of tonight’s UFC 212 event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Round one begins and Karolina starts off quickly immediately pressuring Claudia. She lands a right hand. Gadelha returns...

Feb 27, 2017 7:34 am

BREAKING! Claudia Gadelha vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz strawweight bout is official

Earlier this month, reports of a planned strawweight bout between former title challengers Claudia Gadelha and Karolina Kowalkiewicz began to surface. While we knew this was a fight both women wanted, however, it was not known for sure if they would actually fight. Now, it’s official. On Monday morning, the UFC announced that this key...

Feb 13, 2017 10:06 am

Report: Claudia Gadelha vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz strawweight bout in the works

Earlier this month, recent strawweight title challenger Karolina Kowalkiewicz made a smart callout of another recent title challenger in Brazil’s Claudia Gadelha. According to our own Chris Taylor, the Polish fighter could well get her wish. https://twitter.com/ctaylor_96/status/831184009703088128 Though we know this bout is in the works for sometime in the spring, an exact date and location...

Feb 10, 2017 10:33 am

Karolina Kowalkiewicz wants a fight with Claudia Gadelha

Karolina Kowalkiewicz entered her UFC 205 title fight with strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk with a perfect, 10-0 record and a good deal of hype behind her. Yet while she was able to put up a good fight against the champ – even dropping her on one occasion – she ultimately came up short, losing a...

Nov 15, 2016 7:36 am

Joanna Jedrzejczyk: Karolina Kowalkiewicz Doesn’t Deserve a Rematch

Last weekend, the UFC made its long awaited debut in New York City with UFC 205. To celebrate this Big Apple debut, the organization stacked the card with massive fights, including a whopping three title bouts. The first of these title bouts saw reigning strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk attempt the fourth defense of her title...

Nov 11, 2016 6:05 pm

VIDEO | UFC 205 – Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Karolina Kowalkiewicz have intense weigh-in staredown

The UFC women’s strawweight championship takes place on what many are calling the biggest UFC event ever to take place. UFC 205 will feature three championship title fights with the UFC women’s strawweight title fight between champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk and challenger Karolina Kowalkiewicz starting off the championship fights. Both women hail from Poland and carry...

Nov 3, 2016 9:04 am

Joanna Jedrzejczyk wants fans to remember her for fighting abilities, not looks

UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk is currently ranked as the #8 pound for pound fighter in the world on the UFC’s official rankings. With a 12-0 professional record that has seen Jedrzejczyk go 6-0 inside the Octagon, including three defenses of the women’s strawweight championship, Jedrzejczyk’s dominance in the sport can’t be ignored. While...

Nov 1, 2016 10:43 am

VIDEO | Joanna Jedrzejczyk SMASHES Pads Ahead of UFC 205 Bout with Karolina Kowalkiewicz

  To fast… to slow… I’ll eat ’em all😡 | Za szybko… za wolno… a i tak rozprawie sie ze wszystkimi😡 …. #reebok @reebokpl #AndStill #joannachampion #joannajedrzejczyk #JJ #JJchamp #ready #ImReady @ufc #champion #RealChampion #fastandfurious #fast #boxing #UFC205 @katelkubis @ufceurope #ATTnation @americantopteam @reebokpl @mikebrownmma @danawhite A video posted by Joanna Jedrzejczyk (@joannajedrzejczyk) on Oct 31,...

Oct 31, 2016 9:09 am

VIDEO | Get Hype for Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s UFC 205 Title Fight with this Fan Made Promo

When it comes to UFC 205, no fight is generating more hype than the main event, which will see Conor McGregor attempt to become the first fighter in UFC history to hold two titles concurrently by defeating lightweight champ Eddie Alvarez. A quick look at this historic card’s lineup, however, reveals that there is much more to...

Jul 30, 2016 10:10 pm

VIDEO | Karolina Kowalkiewicz vs Rose Namajunas (highlights)

In the co-main event of UFC 201, Karolina Kowalkiewicz extended her unbeaten streak as she impressed fans with her split decision win over Rose Namajunas. Kowalkiewicz utilized her knees and elbows to dominate the fight in the clinch, landing numerous knees to the body in the second round. In the third round she showcased her...