Article

Sara McMann Ready for Title Fight with Rousey

Sara McMann ready for title fight – and possibility of Ronda Rousey getting ‘under my skin’
By Steven Marrocco, MMA Junkie
"Sara McMann is suddenly back in the MMA spotlight and ready to win the UFC women’s bantamweight title.

“'I’m a professional fighter, so this is what I’ve been working toward the entire time,' she today told MMAjunkie.



"The UFC announced this past weekend that McMann (8-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) will face off with fellow Olympian and women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey (8-0 MMA, 2-0 UFC) at UFC 170, which takes place Feb. 22 at Las Vegas’ Mandalay Bay Events Center.



"But McMann already knew that. Prior to Rousey’s defeat of Miesha Tate at UFC 168, she was told she’d fight the winner of the grudge match, which co-headlined the pay-per-view event."

Read the full article here.

Media

Recent
UFC 172 figures to shake up the light heavyweight landscape as current champ Jon Jones defends his belt for the seventh time and Anthony Johnson makes his return to the Octagon. Catch all of the action, Saturday, April 26 only on pay-per-view.
21/04/2014
UFC correspondent Megan Olivi sits down with UFC legend Chuck Liddell before UFC 172. The Iceman reviews his career and previews the bout between Glover Teixeira and light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. Check out the full interview on UFC Fight Pass.
23/04/2014
Hector Urbina and coaches from Team Edgar watch film in preparation for his prelim fight with Cathal Pendred. Despite having only 17 seconds of Octagon footage to work with, coach Edgar helps Urbina work out the kinks.
23/04/2014
Irishman Cathal Pendred and Team Penn coaches go over strategy before his prelim bout against Hector Urbina. Pendred, who received a bye in the elimination round, eagerly wants to prove he belongs in the Ultimate Fighter house.
23/04/2014