Carla Esparza Tag

Joanna Jędrzejczyk: ‘I’m Going to be t...

Mar 11, 2015NoNo Comments2553 Views

Undefeated Polish strawweight Joanna Jędrzejczyk takes on champion Carla Esparza at UFC 185 in Dallas and says that she will be the champion.

UFC 185 Embedded, Episode 2: ‘Champio...

Mar 11, 2015NoNo Comments1334 Views

Matt Brown gets in a workout before having to hit the road, while Johny Hendricks solves dietary issues with his own restaurant.

UFC 185 Embedded, Episode 1: Primping, Trai...

Mar 10, 2015NoNo Comments1911 Views

On episode 1 of UFC 185 Embedded, Anthony Pettis gets his primp on and Carla Esparza finds just the right bikini, as the fighters prepare

Countdown to UFC 185 Full Video: Carla Espa...

Mar 09, 2015NoNo Comments2183 Views

Go inside the camps of UFC strawweight champion Carla Esparza and No. 1 contender Joanna Jedrzejczyk ahead of their clash at UFC 185.

UFC 185: Petts vs. dos Anjos Extended Video...

Mar 08, 2015NoNo Comments1739 Views

Two UFC titles will be on the line at UFC 185 when lightweight champion Anthony Pettis battles Rafael dos Anjos and strawweight champion Carla Esparza

Carla Esparza subs Rose Namajunas

UFC 185 Free Fight: Carla Esparza Chokes Ro...

Mar 03, 2015NoNo Comments2265 Views

Check out the first-ever UFC women's strawweight championship bout between Carla Esparza and Rose Namajunas.

Hot Tweets! Fighters React to Burt Watson L...

Mar 03, 2015NoNo Comments1583 Views

Longtime production manager Burt Watson has left the UFC. On Tuesday, the “babysitter to the stars” confirmed his departure and fighters took to Twitter

Fighters React to Ronda Rousey’s UFC ...

Mar 02, 2015NoNo Comments3391 Views

Following women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey’s arm bar finish of Cat Zingano in the UFC 184 main event on Saturday, fighters took to Twitter to

Fighters React to Hector Lombard Testing Po...

Feb 11, 2015NoNo Comments4858 Views

Following the news on Tuesday that UFC welterweight Hector Lombard tested positive to steroids following UFC 182, fighters took to Twitter to react.

Carla Esparza Co-Headlines UFC 185 Against ...

Jan 14, 2015NoNo Comments2857 Views

Newly crowned UFC women’s strawweight champion Carla Esparza puts her title on the line for the first time against No. 1 ranked Joanna Jedrzejczyk in

Carla Esparza Talks Life as UFC Champion an...

Jan 08, 2015NoNo Comments1850 Views

UFC women's strawweight champion Carla Esparza spoke with the media about her life as a UFC champion, winning The Ultimate Fighter and her first opponent,

Treat Yo’ Self: Carla Esparza Drops $...

Jan 05, 2015NoNo Comments2133 Views

What does one do when they win their first UFC bonus? Buy a $1,000 sundae, of course. Duh.

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MMAWeekly 2014 Female Fighter of the Year: ...

Jan 05, 2015NoNo Comments2208 Views

Women’s mixed martial arts continued to make its mark on MMA’s biggest stage in 2014, but a few women's performances stood above the rest.

Charles Oliveira and Carla Esparza

TUF 20 Finale Fighter Salaries: Charles Oli...

Dec 15, 2014NoNo Comments2673 Views

New UFC strawweight champion Carla Esparza and co-main eventer Charles Oliveira topped the list of the TUF 20 Finale fighter salaries released to MMAWeekly.com.

Joanna Jędrzejczyk Earns Strawweight Title...

Dec 14, 2014NoNo Comments3136 Views

Less than 24 hours after crowning Carla Esparza the first UFC women's strawweight champion, Joanna Jedrzejczyk earned a shot at the newly crowned champ.

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Carla Esparaza: ‘I Had a Lot of Expec...

Dec 13, 2014NoNo Comments2928 Views

Despite being the outgoing Invicta FC champion when she arrived at the UFC, Carla Esparza was happy to fight through a tournament and prove herself.

TUF 20 Finale Fighter Bonuses: Carla Esparz...

Dec 13, 2014NoNo Comments1801 Views

Carla Esparza not only became the first UFC women’s strawweight champion on Friday night, she also led the charge on the post-fight fighter bonuses.

The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale Post-Fight P...

Dec 13, 2014NoNo Comments2220 Views

The Ultimate Fighter: A Champion Will Be Crowned post-fight press conference took place at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas following Friday's event.

TUF 20 Finale Results: Carla Esparza Makes ...

Dec 13, 2014NoNo Comments2882 Views

Carla Esparza solidified her place in UFC history on Saturday by submitting Rose Namajunas to become the first UFC women's strawweight champion.

The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale Results

Dec 12, 2014NoNo Comments2902 Views

The Ultimate Fighter 20: A Champion Will Be Crowned Finale full results from Las Vegas. Featuring Carla Esparza vs. Rose Namajunas for the strawweight title.

Bec Rawlings vs Heather Jo Clark

TUF 20 Finale Weigh-in Photo Gallery

Dec 11, 2014NoNo Comments13482 Views

The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale Weigh-in photo gallery from Thursday in Las Vegas. Carla Esparza and Rose Namajunas fight for the strawweight title in the

TUF 20 Finale Main Card Weigh-in and Face-O...

Dec 11, 2014NoNo Comments2901 Views

Check out the TUF 20 Finale weigh-in and staredown between Carla Esparza and Rose Namajunas and the other fighters on the five-fight main card.

Felice Herrig vs Lisa Ellis

The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale Full Weigh-I...

Dec 11, 2014NoNo Comments4704 Views

Watch the 22 fighters participating on The Ultimate Fighter Finale : A Champion Will Be Crowned officially make weight for Friday's event at the palms

Carla Esparza vs Rose Namajunas

The TUF 20 Finale Weigh-In Results: Carla E...

Dec 11, 2014NoNo Comments3609 Views

The 22 fighters competing on The Ultimate Fighter: A Champion Will Be Crowned Finale officially weighed in on Thursday in Las Vegas.

Watch the TUF 20 Finale Weigh-In Streaming ...

Dec 11, 2014NoNo Comments2988 Views

Watch the fighters officially weigh-in for The Ultimate Fighter Finale: A Champion Will Be Crowned streaming live on Thursday, at 7 p.m. ET.

Carla Esparza vs. Rose Namajunas

TUF 20 Finale Faceoff Photos

Dec 11, 2014NoNo Comments6637 Views

The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale Media Day photo gallery from Wednesday's festivities in Las Vegas.

TUF 20 Finale Video: Carla Esparza Out to P...

Dec 10, 2014NoNo Comments2872 Views

TUF 20 finalist and former Invicta FC champion Carla Esparza talks about her Dec. 12 fight against Rose Namajunas for the inaugural UFC women's strawweight

TUF 20 Episode 12 Notes: The Finals Are Set...

Dec 10, 2014NoNo Comments1932 Views

After the twelfth and final episode of The Ultimate Fighter: A Champion Will Be Crowned, only two women remain. One will be crowned the

Jessica Penne vs Carla Esparza

Jessica Penne and Carla Esparza Prepare for...

Dec 10, 2014NoNo Comments3103 Views

Check out Jessica Penne and Carla Esparza as they prepare for their semifinal showdown, which takes place on TUF 20 twelfth episode, Wednesday night.

Fighters React on Twitter To Anthony Pettis...

Dec 07, 2014NoNo Comments2110 Views

Lightweight champion Anthony Pettis defended his title at UFC 181 on Saturday by becoming the only fighter to finish Gilbert Melendez and fighters reacted to