Joanna Jędrzejczyk vs Claudia Gadelha Rematch Set For TUF 23 FinaleUFC Women’s Strawweight Champion Joanna Jędrzejczyk makes the next defence of her title on July 8th at The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale in Las Vegas, Nevada. Jędrzejczyk is set to face off against Claudia “Claudinha” Gadelha in a rematch from the pair’s first fight in December 2014.

Jędrzejczyk and Gadelha will first serve as opposing coaches on TUF 23, which features two teams composed of female strawweights and male light heavyweights. The latest season of the long-running show will premiere on April 20th and culminates with Jędrzejczyk and Gadelha headlining in July.

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UFC Fight Night 81: "Dillashaw vs Cruz" Live Play-By-Play & ResultsThe Ultimate Fighting Championship came to the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts tonight for UFC Fight Night 81: “Dillashaw vs Cruz.” The event was headlined by a UFC Bantamweight Championship bout between T.J. Dillashaw and former titleholder Dominick “The Dominator” Cruz.

Also on the card, Anthony “Showtime” Pettis battled Eddie Alvarez in the lightweight co-feature. Travis “Hapa” Browne took on Matt Mitrione, and Ross “The Real Deal” Pearson met Francisco “Massaranduba” Trinaldo. MMARising.com has live play-by-play for tonight’s UFC main card.

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Invicta FC 15 Bonuses: Anderson vs Leibrock Wins Fight Of The NightAustralian featherweight Megan Anderson picked up her first Invicta FC victory in an entertaining battle tonight at Invicta Fighting Championships 15 in Costa Mesa, California. Anderson finished Amber Leibrock in round three of the Invicta FC 15 Fight of the Night, and both claimed $1500 bonuses.

Tonight’s card also featured three $1000 Performance of the Night bonus winners. Invicta FC Strawweight Champion Livia Renata “Livinha” Souza and fellow 115-pound standouts Mizuki Inoue and Angela “Overkill” Hill were all rewarded with bonuses for their stoppage victories in featured bouts.

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Invicta FC 15 Results: Cris Cyborg, Livia Renata Souza Retain TitlesInvicta FC Featherweight Champion Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino successfully defended her 145-pound title tonight at Invicta Fighting Championships 15 in Costa Mesa, California. The hard-hitting Justino finished challenger Daria Ibragimova very late in the opening round of the night’s main event.

Invicta FC Strawweight Champion Livia Renata “Livinha” Souza also retained her championship belt with a first-round TKO victory tonight. Souza stopped undefeated challenger DeAnna “The Argentine Assassin” Bennett in just 90 seconds and she now has her sights set on moving on to the UFC.

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Invicta Fighting Championships 15 Live Play-By-Play & ResultsInvicta Fighting Championships showcased its 15th all-female fight card tonight at The Hangar at The OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa, California. Invicta FC 15 was headlined by a featherweight championship bout between champion Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino and Daria Ibragimova.

In tonight’s co-main event, Invicta FC Strawweight Champion Livia Renata “Livinha” Souza defended against DeAnna “The Argentine Assassin” Bennett. Raquel “Lionheart” Pa’aluhi faced Colleen “The Thoroughbred” Schneider. MMARising.com has live play-by-play for the Invicta FC 15 card.

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Invicta Fighting Championships 15 Live Weigh-In ResultsWeigh-ins for Invicta Fighting Championships 15 took place today at the Punishment Training Center in Huntington Beach, California. Featherweight champion Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino defends her belt against challenger Daria Ibragimova in the main event of Saturday’s all-female fight card.

In the co-feature, Invicta FC Strawweight Champion Livia Renata “Livinha” Souza defends her title against DeAnna “The Argentine Assassin” Bennett. Raquel “Lionheart” Pa’aluhi takes on Colleen “The Thoroughbred” Schneider at 135. MMARising.com has live coverage for the Invicta FC 15 weigh-ins.

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Lena Ovchynnikova vs Rebecca Ruth Targeted For Bellator 150A flyweight bout between Ukrainian veteran Lena “Hunter” Ovchynnikova and local fan favourite Rebecca “Becky” Ruth has been added to Bellator 150: “Galvão vs Dantas 2,” which takes place on February 26th in Mulvane, Kansas. The matchup will be featured on the Spike-televised main card.

MMARising.com confirmed plans for the fight with Bellator officials this evening. Ovchynnikova, a skilled kickboxer, returns to MMA for the first time since earning a submission win in October 2014. Missouri’s Ruth went 3-0 in 2015 and all five of her career victories have come via a form of knockout.

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Holly Holm vs Miesha Tate Officially Set For UFC 197 In Las VegasUFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Holly “The Preacher’s Daughter” Holm is set to make the first defence of her title on March 5th at UFC 197: “Dos Anjos vs McGregor” in Las Vegas, Nevada. The undefeated striker faces off against former Strikeforce champion Miesha “Cupcake” Tate.

UFC officials confirmed plans for the title fight today following a report from Bleacher Report’s Jeremy Botter this past week. Holm captured the title with a shocking knockout victory over “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey at UFC 193. Tate, who twice came up short against Rousey, has won four straight fights.

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