News for women’s mma (Feb 29, 2012)

rousey-aStrikeforce: Ronda Rousey Plans to "Change Women’s MMA for a Long Time"

Silver-tongued Judoka Ronda Rousey has taken women’s MMA by storm as of late, and she plans on doing more. Her fight with Strikforce women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate is just the next big step on her journey. The fight is …

Bleacherreport.com February 28, 2012, 4:49 PM (PST)

Strikeforce’s Alexis Davis hopes to outmaneuver Kaufman

In Kaufman and Davis, the bout features the Nos. 3 and 4 bantamweights in the Unified Women’s MMA Rankings. Strikeforce officials expect a title shot for the winner. While Davis-Kaufman won’t be the main card on Showtime, it will cap off …

USA Today February 29, 2012, 2:29 AM (PST)

Tucson Citizen

MMA: Plenty of power this time around for American Mixed Martial Arts Fight League Fight Night IV

"In past years, a woman competing in combat sports, whether it is boxing or wrestling and now MMA was frowned upon. But the women have come a long way," McCann said. "They’re well-trained and often put on a better show than their counterparts.

BucksLocalNews.com February 28, 2012, 9:35 PM (PST)

Wartime MMA for iPhone

Episode 3: The Prof is back at Boxford University, Darren Jones from Force MMA drops in, Karate Steve shows the quickest KO’s around! Episode 4: The beautiful Sophie "Left Hook" Cook shows us why women’s MMA is moving up …

CNet February 28, 2012, 4:20 PM (PST)

Examiner

The opportunity of a title: Farmington’s Angela Magana seeks championship at MEZ Sports Pandemonium 6

Strikeforce isn’t the only promotion putting on a big women’s MMA championship fight on Saturday. While Miesha Tate and Ronda Rousey battle in the Strikeforce cage for the bantamweight (135-pound) championship in the main event at the …

Farmington Daily Times February 28, 2012, 9:57 PM (PST)