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Miesha Tate joins ONE Championship as vice president

Nov 08, 2018 - 4:14 PM

The former women's bantamweight world champion is the latest former UFC star to join ONE

NEW VENTURE. Miesha Tate says she is 'thrilled' to join ONE Championship. File photo by Steve Marcus/AFP/Getty Images

Miesha Tate announces retirement after UFC 205 loss

Nov 13, 2016 - 12:32 PM

The fighter known as Cupcake announces her retirement after losing a decision to Raquel Pennington at Madison Square Garden

TOUGH NIGHT. Miesha Tate (bottom) loses her second straight fight after being pummelled by Raquel Pennington. Tate announced her retirement shortly after. Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images/AFP

Amanda Nunes submits bloody Miesha Tate to bag UFC gold

Jul 10, 2016 - 1:30 PM

Nunes makes Tate s title reign a short one as she forces her opponent to tap from a rear naked choke

AND NEW. Amanda Nunes submits Miesha Tate to become new women's bantamweight champion. Ethan Miller/Getty Images/AFP

Miesha Tate barely makes weight; Lesnar, Hunt cleared for UFC 200

Jul 09, 2016 - 3:23 AM

Miesha Tate removes all her clothing to make weight for her main event fight against Amanda Nunes

RETURN OF THE BEAST. Brock Lesnar will make his return to UFC against Mark Hunt. Photo by Ethan Miller/AFP

NSAC appoints referees, judges for UFC 200 title fights

Jun 22, 2016 - 12:35 PM

Veteran referee Big John McCarthy will be the third man inside the Octagon for the light heavyweight title rematch between Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones

WE MEET AGAIN. Jones (L) and Cormier (R) are set to face at UFC 200. File photo by Steve Marcus/AFP

Injury delays Ronda Rousey’s return to action

Jun 03, 2016 - 1:34 PM

The highly anticipated Octagon return of Ronda Rousey was pushed back to a later date

Cris Cyborg calls out Ronda Rousey after UFC debut: 'Don't be scared'

May 16, 2016 - 2:41 PM

Cris Cyborg surprised many by not calling out Ronda Rousey in her post fight interview but the Brazilian knockout artist is once again naming names

RENEWED CALLOUT. Cris Cyborg (L) hasn't forgotten about her old rival Ronda Rousey (R). Photos from their respective Facebooks

Miesha Tate battles Amanda Nunes at UFC 200

Apr 08, 2016 - 12:05 AM

Tate 18 5 captured the UFC women’s bantamweight championship this past March by submitting Holly Holm with a fifth round rear naked choke

Holly Holm refused to tap to Miesha Tate’s chokehold

Mar 06, 2016 - 7:56 PM

Holm had no plans of waving the white flag against Tate and has no plans of giving up on her MMA career

FIGHTER'S PRIDE. Holly Holm, seen after her knockout of Ronda Rousey, refused to tap out even as Miesha Tate had the rear-naked choke locked in. File photo by Joe Castro/EPA

New champ Miesha Tate will face Ronda Rousey in first title defense

Mar 06, 2016 - 6:17 PM

Miesha Tate will try to avenge her two previous defeats to Ronda Rousey but no date has been set

ONE MORE GO. Ronda Rousey will make her return against UFC women's bantamweight champion Miesha Tate, whenever she is ready to do so. Tate photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images/AFP, Rousey photo by Paul Crock/AFP

Miesha Tate chokes out Holly Holm to win UFC women's bantamweight title

Mar 06, 2016 - 1:34 PM

Miesha Tate shocks Holly Holm submitting her by rear naked choke at UFC 196

NEW CHAMP. Miesha Tate becomes the third UFC women's bantamweight champion. File photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images/AFP

HIGHLIGHTS: UFC 196 - McGregor vs Diaz

Mar 06, 2016 - 12:10 AM

Live updates of the UFC 196 card featuring Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz and Holly Holm vs Miesha Tate

McGregor, Diaz make weight for UFC 196 bout

Mar 05, 2016 - 12:04 PM

Both men were below the welterweight division’s 170 pound limit

FACE OFF. Conor McGregor (L) and Nate Diaz exchange explicit tirades at weigh-in for UFC 196. Screengrab from UFC's Youtube account

Odds favor Dos Anjos, Holm ahead of UFC 197

Jan 12, 2016 - 2:08 PM

Structured as a money line game odds will change in either direction as the fight approaches

ODDS EVER IN THEIR FAVOR. Two months ahead of their respective title clashes at UFC 197 in March, betting odds are heavily in favor of Rafael Dos Anjos and Holly Holm. Photos from their Facebook accounts

Report: Dos Anjos-McGregor, Holm-Tate bouts set for March’s UFC 197

Jan 08, 2016 - 2:47 PM

The UFC is setting a blockbuster event that will feature two title bouts

TITLE CLASH. Conor McGregor will make his first trip into the cage following his record-setting KO of Jose Aldo against Rafael dos Anjos. Photos from their Facebooks

Tate airs disappointment over UFC’s call to pit Rousey vs Holm

Aug 22, 2015 - 3:34 PM

Miesha Tate says she is surprised that the UFC has decided to match Rousey with former boxing champ Holly Holm after being told she was next for a third match

JILTED. Miesha Tate expected to be next in line for Ronda Rousey, but now finds herself the odd woman out. File photo by Josh Albelda

Rousey vs Tate III not happening on Aldo-McGregor card

Aug 11, 2015 - 3:30 PM

UFC boss Dana White has other plans in mind but did not mention the exact date of Rousey’s third date with Tate inside the cage

NO TATE-ROUSEY. UFC president Dana White declared there won't be a third meeting between Miesha Tate and Ronda Rousey at UFC 194. Tate file photo by Josh Albelda; Rousey file photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

Cat Zingano wants rematch with Ronda Rousey

Aug 05, 2015 - 2:59 PM

Zingano admits she was embarrassed after 14 second loss to Rousey and says she wants an opportunity to show she is capable of more

LOST OPPORTUNITY. Cat Zingano wears a look of disappointment after losing in just 14 seconds to Ronda Rousey. Photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

Dillashaw stops Barao again in UFC title rematch

Jul 26, 2015 - 12:03 PM

TJ Dillashaw took care of Renan Barao once again in their rematch at UFC on FOX 16

AND STILL. TJ Dillashaw remains UFC bantamweight champion after topping Renan Barao in a rematch. File photo from Dillashaw's Facebook

WATCH: Miesha Tate on women in MMA, Rousey

May 15, 2015 - 7:00 AM

UFC fighter Miesha Tate says the Philippines is ready to produce a female MMA star and discusses how she d fight Ronda Rousey in a third match

Top MMA stars set to visit Manila for UFC’s first PH event

May 06, 2015 - 9:12 PM

Demetrious Johnson will set foot on Philippine soil along with Miesha Tate Alistair Overeem and Bryan Caraway to promote UFC Fight Night 66

MANILA VISIT. Top MMA Stars (L to R) Demetrious Johnson, Meisha Tate, Alistair Overeem, and Bryan Caraway will visit the Philippines to Promote UFC Fight Night Manila. Photo from the fighters' Facebook pages

Werdum dominates Browne at UFC on FOX 11, earns title shot

Apr 20, 2014 - 5:48 PM

Fabricio Werdum defied the odds in outclassing Travis Browne earning himself a shot at UFC heavyweight champ Cain Velasquez

WORD TO WERDUM. Fabricio Werdum earned a shot at the UFC heavyweight title with a dominant victory over Travis Browne. Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images/AFP