Archive: Carina Damm

Feb 18, 2014 5:52 pm

Damm Siblings want to be the first brother/sister duo in the UFC

UFC lightweight Rodrigo Damm (12-6 MMA, 3-1 UFC) now has back-to-back wins, this after scoring a unanimous decision victory over Ivan Jorge at last weekend’s ‘UFC Fight Night 36’ event. After the win, Rodrigo was rewarded with a new 3-fight contract from the UFC. With the good news, Rodrigo now plans to focus his energy on...

Jun 25, 2013 9:44 am

Carina Damm to appeal suspension

Jason Ellis of Relentless Sports Management spoke to mmajunkie today regarding his client, Carina Damm (18-9 MMA), and her plans to appeal a six-month suspension and $550 fine handed out by the Ohio State Athletic Commission: “I don’t have all the facts,” Ellis said. “I spoke with Carina and her husband briefly, and my understanding...

Jun 22, 2013 9:55 am

Carina Damm suspended six months for submitting false urine sample

Carina “Barbie” Damm was the first woman in mixed martial arts to be suspended for testing positive for steroids, which happened in 2008. Damm is in hot water again. She has been fined and suspended for six months by the Ohio Athletic Commission. Damm submitted an invalid urine sample prior to her fight against Jessica...