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Jessica Andrade discusses who she thinks will be her first challenger

At UFC 237, Jessica Andrade slammed her way into the MMA history books when she defeated Rose Namajunas by second-round TKO in her native country of Brazil.
By doing so, Andrade …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko Reacts To Rose Namajunas’ KO Loss At UFC 237

Valentina Shevchenko is supportive of her teammate Rose Namajunas following a knockout loss. Namajunas defended the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) strawweight title against Jessica Andrade in the main event of …read more

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Bisping: Andrade’s slam KO win at UFC 237 ‘was kind of a fluke’

Former UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping shares his thoughts on Jessica Andrade’s slam knockout win at UFC 237 this past weekend. Jessica Andrade’s slam knockout win over Rose Namajunas …read more

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Michael Bisping Calls Andrade's Slam KO 'Kind Of A Fluke,' Would Favor Namajunas In A Rematch

In the wake of Jessica Andrade’s emphatic slam-induced knockout of Rose Namajunas, there are still some observers who are not completely sold on the new strawweight champ, and it appears …read more

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UFC 237 video: Anderson Silva screams in agony and Jessica Andrade celebrates dramatic win

In this preview clip for the latest edition of “The Thrill and the Agony” showcasing the sights and sounds of UFC 237, get a closer look at (and listen to) …read more

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Michael Bisping on Jessica Andrade slam KO: ‘It was kind of a fluke’

Former UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping means no disrespect to new UFC strawweight champ Jessica Andrade, but feels the Brazilian’s slam knockout of Rose Namajunas was a bit of a …read more

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Michael Bisping Says Andrade’s KO Over Namajunas Was ‘Kind Of A Fluke’

Michael Bisping doesn’t want to rain on Jessica Andrade’s parade, but he’s never one to hide his opinions. On May 11, Andrade challenged Rose Namajunas for the Ultimate Fighting Championship …read more

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Dan Lambert believes Joanna Jedrzejczyk could get title shot now that Jessica Andrade is champion

At UFC 237, the strawweight title was on the line as Rose Namajunas was looking to defend the belt against Jessica Andrade. In the end, Andrade captured the belt in …read more

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Jessica Andrade moves up in ESPN pound-for-pound MMA rankings

On the strength of her slam KO of Rose Namajunas on May 11 to become UFC strawweight champion, Jessica Andrade advances from sixth to No. 4 in the ESPN pound-for-pound …read more

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Daily Debate results: Does Rose Namajunas deserve a rematch with Jessica Andrade?

Rose Namajunas has thrown some doubt on her fighting future, but if she decides to carry on, what should come next?
The former strawweight champ was clearly questioning her next move …read more

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Namajunas vs Andrade: Athleticism is cheating

Bloody Elbow’s Connor Ruebusch writes about the cruel lottery that enabled Jessica Andrade to beat Rose Namajunas at UFC 237. At UFC 237, Rose Namajunas put on one of the …read more

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Triple Take: What to make of Jessica Andrade's slam at UFC 237

Jessica Andrade became the new UFC strawweight champion after knocking out Rose Namajunas on Saturday night at UFC 237, but this wasn’t just any ol’ knockout. This was a slam …read more

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Michelle Waterson Hopes for Next Title Shot Against New Champ Jessica Andrade

“The Karate Hottie” Michelle Waterson was impressed by what Jessica Andrade did on Saturday night at UFC 237 and she hopes to be next to get a shot at the …read more

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Jessica Andrade vs. Rose Namajunas 2 Shouldn’t Be Next

Rose Namajunas took a huge risk when she went down to Brazil to fight Jessica Andrade in the main event of UFC 237. Having not fought in over a year …read more

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Should Andrade's slam of Namajunas be banned in MMA?

MMA regulators discuss Jessica Andrade’s violent knockout slam of Rose Namajunas at UFC 237 and whether it should remain legal in the sport. …read more

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Jedrzejczyk tells Rose to ‘keep ya head up’ after losing title to Andrade at UFC 237

Joanna Jedrzejczyk offers some words of encouragement to Rose Namajunas following her title defeat to Jessica Andrade at UFC 237. Rose Namajunas suffered her first loss in almost three years …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Jessica Andrade and UFC 237's key winning fighters?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for UFC 237’s losing fighters?)
After every event, fans wonder whom the winners will be matched up with next.
With another night of UFC action …read more

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Jessica Andrade on Decisive Slam at UFC 237: ‘I Picked Her Up Like a Feather’

For a while inside the Octagon on Saturday, it seemed as if Jessica Andrade was going to be in for a long, punishing night. …read more

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UFC champ Jessica Andrade on scary KO, possibilities of rematch and Rose Namajunas retiring

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Jessica Andrade def. Rose Namajunas at UFC 237: Best photos

RIO DE JANEIRO – At this point, it isn’t clear whether former UFC champion Rose Namajunas will ever return to the …read more

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‘Getting Lazy On The Takedown’ Cost Rose Her Title At UFC 237

‘Thug Rose’ knows exactly what went wrong during her title fight with Jessica Andrade in Rio, and it comes down to a momentary loss of focus. For the first seven …read more

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Rose Namajunas Hints at Retirement Following KO Loss in UFC 237 Headliner

Rose Namajunas attempted to make her second strawweight title defense in enemy territory Saturday night in the main event of UFC 237. Instead, Jessica Andrade slammed the champ on her …read more

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5 biggest takeaways from UFC 237 – from a slam KO to a bad night for the aging greats

What really mattered at UFC 237 in Rio de Janeiro? Here’s a thing or five …
1. Note to self: Sometimes these nicknames also are a warning
Jessica Andrade was not winning …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk Supports Rose Namajunas Following UFC 237 Loss

Joanna Jedrzejczyk is all class after Rose Namajunas’ knockout loss at UFC 237. Last night (May 11), Namajunas put the UFC strawweight gold up for grabs against Jessica Andrade. Namajunas …read more

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John McCarthy Explains Why Jessica Andrade Slam Was Legal

In the main event of UFC 237, Jessica Andrade became the new strawweight champion after knocking out Rose Namajunas in the second round. The Brazilian slammed the champ, who landed …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk sends message of support to Rose Namajunas after UFC 237

On Saturday night, in the main event of UFC 237, Rose Namajunas surrendered the UFC strawweight belt to Jessica Andrade, succumbing to a brutal slam and a volley of followup …read more

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Dominick Cruz and Daniel Cormier recap UFC 237, preview Furgeson vs. Cowboy and Diaz vs. Pettis

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To say that Jessica Andrade made the most of her moment in the UFC 237 headliner on …read more

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John McCarthy explains legality of Andrade’s piledriver finish

Former long-time referee John McCarthy explains why Jessica Andrade’s piledriver finish at UFC 237 is completely legal. UFC strawweight contender Jessica Andrade scored a huge win on Saturday night …read more

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Jessica Andrade breaks down KO win over Rose Namajunas

On Saturday night, in the main event of UFC 237, Jessica Andrade claimed the UFC strawweight title in truly jaw-dropping fashion, turning the lights off on the champ Rose Namajunas …read more

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Veteran referee John McCarthy gives take on Jessica Andrade KO

On Saturday night, in the main event of UFC 237, Jessica Andrade claimed the UFC flyweight title by knocking out the champion Rose Namajunas with a brutal slam. Unfortunately, the …read more

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Wait, Aren’t Piledrivers Illegal?

The main event of UFC 237 ended with Jessica Andrade delivering a brutal piledriver to Rose Namajunas. But isn’t that illegal? Saturday night’s UFC 237 from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil …read more

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New UFC champ Jessica Andrade open to Rose Namajunas and Joanna Jedrzejczyk rematches (video)

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Jessica Andrade new it wouldn’t be easy, but she stayed the course and her patience paid off, as she took the strawweight championship from Rose Namajunas at UFC …read more

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‘Maybe I’ll Never Do This Again’

After losing to Jessica Andrade in Rio, Namajunas sounds like she may be done with fighting. After a year away from competition, many wondered what kind of Rose Namajunas we’d …read more

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What’s next for the stars of UFC 237?

UFC 237 went down last night from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, which saw a new strawweight champion be crowned. Jessica Andrade knocked out Rose Namajunas with a slam which was …read more

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Jessica Andrade breaks down championship-winning slam of Rose Namajunas

One more time for those in the back: “Bate Estaca” is Portuguese for pile driver.
Never has that nickname suited Jessica Andrade better than at UFC 237, where she defeated Rose …read more

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UFC 237: Namajunas vs. Andrade - Winners and Losers

Get the lowdown on the biggest winners and losers of UFC 237, from Jessica Andrade’s crowning to yet another scary leg injury for the legendary Anderson Silva. I’ve given a …read more

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Video recap: Andrade captures strawweight title with epic KO slam

Jessica Andrade won the UFC’s strawweight title by knocking out Rose Namajunas with a slam in the UFC 237 main event. Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade had a wild …read more

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Namajunas talks losing UFC title, hints at possible retirement

Now former UFC strawweight champion Rose Namajunas speaks candidly about her loss to Jessica Andrade at UFC 237. After a successful title defense at UFC 233 over a year …read more

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Rose Namajunas unsure about fighting after UFC 237: 'It's just hard to keep having fun with this'

RIO DE JANEIRO – It sounds like Rose Namajunas’ future in MMA is uncertain after losing her strawweight title to Jessica Andrade on Saturday night at UFC 237.
Namajunas (8-4 MMA, …read more

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Rose Namajunas not retired but unsure what the future holds after UFC 237

Rose Namajunas isn’t sure what the future holds for her after falling to Jessica Andrade by knockout on Saturday night at UFC 237 from Brazil. The end of the fight …read more

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'Big' John McCarthy explains why Jessica Andrade's slam of Rose Namajunas was legal

Jessica Andrade’s slam of Rose Namajunas on Saturday night at UFC 237 was more than a little scary looking.
Namajunas landed at an angle that appeared to be just an …read more

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UFC 237 results: Jessica Andrade stuns Rose Namajunas with knockout slam, claims title

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Jessica Andrade def. Rose Namajunas at UFC 237: Best photos

After losing the first round of the UFC 237 main event handily, Jessica Andrade knew she had to mix things up.
Defending …read more

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Fighters congratulate Jessica Andrade, praise Rose Namajunas after UFC 237

Rose Namajunas was putting on a mixed martial arts master class before a sold-out crowd of 15,193 in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday night, but Jessica Andrade wasn’t going to …read more

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Rose Namajunas issues statement following title loss at UFC 237

Rose Namajunas has issued a statement following her scary knockout loss to Jessica Andrade in the main event of UFC 237 this evening in Rio de Janeiro.
After dominating the opening …read more

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Jessica Andrade vs. Rose Namajunas full fight video highlights

Watch Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade full fight video highlights from UFC 237’s main event above, courtesy of ESPN.
UFC 237: Namajunas vs. Andrade took place May 11 at the Jeunesse …read more

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UFC 237 bonuses: Jessica Andrade nets a pair after championship win

It wasn’t the greatest night for Brazilians fighting at UFC 237 in Rio — or at least not until the end.
After former champions Anderson Silva and Jose Aldo fell on …read more

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Jessica Andrade wins rare double bonus to cap off championship win at UFC 237

Jessica Andrade will take home the strawweight championship and an extra $100,000 following her knockout win over Rose Namajunas to cap off UFC 237 in Brazil.
Andrade won the rare double …read more

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UFC 237 Bonuses: Jessica Andrade Nabs Two Awards, Namajunas, Alves Earn $50K

Rose Namajunas and Jessica Andrade’s strawweight title fight resulted in the two winning the “Fight of the Night” honors at UFC 237. …read more

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UFC 237 bonuses: New champ Jessica Andrade takes home $100K

RIO DE JANEIRO – Jessica Andrade isn’t just walking away from UFC 237 as a champion – she’s also going to have an extra $100,000 in her bank account.
Andrade shared …read more

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UFC 237 in Tweets: Pros react to Jessica Andrade vs. Rose Namajunas, more

It was a rough night for Brazilian legends at UFC 237, but Jessica Andrade still sent her countrymen home happy.
Andrade stole away the UFC strawweight title with a hellacious second-round …read more

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UFC 237 results: Jessica Andrade stuns Rose Najamunas with knockout slam, claims title

After losing the first round of the UFC 237 main event handily, Jessica Andrade knew she had to mix things up.
Defending UFC strawweight championRose Namajunas dominated the first five minutes …read more

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Pros react to Jessica Andrade vs. Rose Namajunas at UFC 237

A women’s strawweight title fight between Rose Namajunas and Jessica Andrade headlined tonight’s UFC 237 pay-per-view event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Rose Namajunas (8-3 MMA) entered tonight’s headliner having not …read more

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Jessica Andrade knocks Rose Namajunas out with vicious slam to take women’s strawweight title

Rose Namajunas came out in the UFC 237’s main event fast, mean and on point — just like you’d expect from a world champion. In the second round, she ended …read more

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They said what?! Pros react to Jessica Andrade’s crazy slam KO of Rose Namajunas at UFC 237

Jessica Andrade scored an insane slam knockout to become the new strawweight champion at UFC 237. On Twitter, pro fighters reacted to the stunning ending. The strawweight division has a …read more

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Jessica Andrade knocks out Rose Namajunas with brutal slam to win UFC strawweight title

Jessica Andrade lived up to her nickname as the pile driver after landing a brutal slam to bring Rose Namajunas crashing down to the canvas and knocking her out to …read more

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Twitter reacts to Jessica Andrade's slam KO of Rose Namajunas to win title at UFC 237

Jessica Andrade made good on her second chance at UFC gold on Saturday when she defeated Rose Namajunas to win the strawweight belt in the UFC 237 headliner.
Andrade (20-6 MMA, …read more

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UFC 237 video: Andrade wins title with brutal slam KO over Namajunas

Watch video from the UFC 237 main event title fight. Headlining UFC 237 was a strawweight title fight between Rose Namajunas and Jessica Andrade. Namajunas looked great for two rounds, …read more

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UFC 237 Highlights: Jessica Andrade Scores Slam KO Win Over Rose Namajunas

Rose Namajunas is no longer the UFC women’s strawweight champion as she suffered a loss to Jessica Andrade. The two fighters met in a bout at the UFC 237 pay-per-view …read more

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UFC 237 Results: Jessica Andrade KO’s Rose Namajunas (VIDEO)

A women’s strawweight title fight between Rose Namajunas and Jessica Andrade headlined tonight’s UFC 237 pay-per-view event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Rose Namajunas (8-3 MMA) returns to action for the …read more

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UFC 237 Rose Namajunas vs Jessica Andrade LIVE Call-In Show

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UFC strawweight champion Rose Namajuas puts her belt on the line against Jessica Andrade at UFC 237, where Jared Cannonier faces Anderson Silva and Jose Aldo …read more

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UFC 237 primer: Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade

Get the details on the UFC 237 main event here when Rose Namajunas faces Jessica Andrade. The main event of UFC 237 is a Strawweight title fight when champion Rose …read more

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UFC 237 Results: Andrade vs. Namajunas

The octagon will return to Rio de Janeiro this evening for UFC 237, a twelve-bout fight card headlined by a strawweight title fight between Rose Namajunas and Jessica Andrade.
The UFC …read more

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UFC 237 odds: Namajunas still underdog to Andrade

Check out the closing betting odds for tonight’s UFC 236 card, where strawweight champ Rose Namajunas remains an underdog to challenger Jessica Andrade in the main event. It’s almost …read more

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UFC 237: ‘Namajunas Vs. Andrade’ Full Fight Preview

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Strawweight elites Rose Namajunas and Jessica Andrade will clash TONIGHT (May 11, 2019) at UFC 237 from inside Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Namajunas pulled …read more

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UFC 237: Namajunas vs. Andrade Countdown – Full Episode

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UFC champion Rose Namajunas looks to defend her belt against Jessica Andrade. Plus, legends Anderson Silva and Jose Aldo get set to perform for Brazilian fans in their …read more

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Jedrzejczyk Only Interested in Rose/Andrade Winner Next

Tonight’s UFC 237 main event will feature Rose Namajunas defending her strawweight championship against #1 contender Jessica Andrade in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and one very interested spectator will be …read more

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UFC 237 predictions

The UFC is returning to Rio de Janeiro in style.
Jessica Andrade, one of Brazil’s favorite fighting daughters, is poised to capitalize on her second world title opportunity when she challenges …read more

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UFC 237 ceremonial weigh-ins faceoff video: Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade

RIO DE JANEIRO – UFC 237 ceremonial weigh-ins are in the books, and MMA Junkie was on the scene Friday for the festivities.
In the main event, strawweight championRose Namajunas puts …read more

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Fighter On Fighter: Breaking Down ‘Thug Rose!’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Strawweight queen, Rose Namajunas, will face off with Brazilian powerhouse, Jessica Andrade, this Saturday (May 11, 2019) at UFC 237 from inside Jeunesse Arena in Rio …read more

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UFC 237 Embedded, Episode 5: ‘Sacrifice now to be glorious later’

In the fifth episode of UFC 237 Embedded, Rose Namajunas and Clay Guida get loose with some hacky sack, Jessica Andrade sheds her last few pounds, the fighters tackle media …read more

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What Jessica Andrade Learned About Herself & Namajunas From Joanna

By this time next week, Jessica Andrade may have realized her dream and be a UFC world champion. UFC 237 will be Jessica Andrade’s second opportunity to become a champion, …read more

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UFC 237 Weigh-in Results: Title fight set, but one bout cancelled and one fighter misses badly

The UFC women’s strawweight championship headliner got the green light for UFC 237 after champion Rose Namajunas and challenger Jessica Andrade made weight on Friday in Rio de Janeiro, but …read more

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Namajunas vs. Andrade a battle of emotions against intimidation

Rose Namajunas is traveling to Rio de Janeiro to put her strawweight belt on the line against Brazilian challenger Jessica Andrade in the main event of Saturday’s UFC 237. It’s …read more

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Comfort in chaos: How Rose Namajunas found peace in the Octagon

Rose Namajunas, the UFC’s strawweight champion, thrives in the toughest of situations. That will be tested on Saturday when she defends her belt against Jessica Andrade in Rio de Janeiro, …read more

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Ponzinibbio: Namajunas will beat Andrade if she ‘fights smart’

Rose Namajunas may be the underdog heading into UFC 237, but many of her peers pick her to beat challenger Jessica Andrade. Santiago Ponzinibbio and many of his fellow fighters …read more

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Main event on as Namajunas, Andrade weigh in

Rose Namajunas and challenger Jessica Andrade both came in at 114.5 pounds to make weight for their strawweight championship fight headlining UFC 237. …read more

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UFC 237: Daniel Cormier previews Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade (video)

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UFC Heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier previews the strawweight title fight between Rose Namajunas and Jessica Andrade set to headline UFC 237 on Saturday, May 11. It will be …read more

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Fighter On Fighter: Breaking Down ‘Bate Estaca!’

Brazilian knockout artist, Jessica Andrade, will challenge the champ, Rose Namajunas, this Saturday (May 11, 2019) at UFC 237 from inside Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
It’s pretty wild …read more

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Rose Namajunas knows exactly what she needs to do to stay champ at UFC 237

Rose Namajunas has faced a lot of different styles during her fighting career but Jessica Andrade definitely presents some interesting problems. The 27-year old Brazilian has been a buzzsaw in …read more

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UFC 237 | Rose Namajunas speculates why she is the underdog against Jessica Andrade

UFC 237 (see how to watch here) will be topped by a dynamite strawweight title fight, as the champion Rose Namajunas defends her title against fearsome challenger Jessica Andrade. Despite …read more

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Rose Namajunas explains emotional reaction at UFC 237 open workouts

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — Rose Namajunas discusses her upcoming fight against Jessica Andrade at UFC 237, headlining a card with Brazilian legends Jose Aldo and Anderson Silva in Rio …read more

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UFC 237 face-offs: Rose Namajunas and Jessica Andrade ready to throw down

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It’s been more than a year since Rose Namajunas stepped into the Octagon, but having won the UFC strawweight title by defeating Joanna Jedrzejczyk and then defending it …read more

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UFC 237 | Pro fighters make their picks for Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade

In the main event of UFC 237 on Saturday, strawweight champion Rose Namajunas will look to defend her title in Brazil against the country’s own Jessica Andrade.
Ahead of the fight, …read more

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UFC 237 walkout war: Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade – who wore it better?

It’s time to make your pick: Rose Namajunas or Jessica Andrade.
UFC strawweight champ Namajunas (8-3 MMA, 6-2 UFC) and Brazilian slugger Andrade (19-6 MMA, 10-4 UFC) meet in the headlining …read more

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Confidence the difference for Jessica Andrade heading into second title shot

RIO DE JANEIRO – When Jessica Andrade steps into the octagon to meet Rose Namajunas for the latter’s UFC strawweight title at UFC 237 on Saturday night, it will mark …read more

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UFC 237 breakdown: Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade

1 2 …3MMA Junkie Radio co-host and MMA Junkie contributor Dan Tom breaks down the UFC’s top bouts. Today, we look at the main event for UFC 237.
UFC 237 takes …read more

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Jose Aldo and Anderson Silva get heroes’ welcomes in Brazil (UFC 237 embedded)

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On Episode 3 of UFC 237 Embedded, strawweight champion Rose Namajunas finally gets some downtime on the long flight to Rio. Title challenger Jessica Andrade gets pushed in …read more

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Rose Namajunas UFC 237 open workout video (complete)

RIO DE JANEIRO — UFC strawweight champion Rose Namajunas put on a show for the Brazilian fans ahead of her UFC 237 title defense against Jessica Andrade. …read more

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UFC 237 Embedded, Episode 3: ‘I can break anyone’

On the third episode of UFC 237 Embedded, UFC champion Rose Namajunas travels to Rio de Janeiro while Jessica Andrade prepares for her strawweight title challenge. Then, Jose Aldo and …read more

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UFC 237 midweek betting odds: Andrade favored over Namajunas

Check out the midweek betting odds for Saturday’s UFC 237 event, where Jessica Andrade is favored over strawweight champ Rose Namajunas. UFC 237 kicks off this Saturday from Rio de …read more

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Jessica Andrade talks UFC 237 fight with Rose Namajunas, recent marriage

Strawweight Jessica Andrade is one of the UFC’s most durable competitors. She started off with a successful run as an undersized bantamweight, then found even more success when she dropped …read more

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Free Fight! Watch Andrade KO Karolina With One-Hitter Quitter

In 2017, Jessica Andrade came up short in her bid to win the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Strawweight title, losing to former champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 211.
Three impressive wins …read more

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‘UFC 237 countdown’ video

The ‘UFC 237 countdown’ video features the strawweight title fight between Rose Namajunas and Jessica Andrade and the return of former champions Anderson Silva and Jose Aldo. …read more

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Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade: UFC 237 Countdown

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UFC champion Rose Namajunas looks to defend her belt against Jessica Andrade. Step inside the lives of top athletes as they prepare for UFC 237. For the second …read more

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UFC 237 Embedded, Episode 2: ‘It’s time to go down there and exterminate some spiders’

In the second episode of UFC 237 Embedded, Jared Cannonier and Rose Namajunas get ready for their trip to Brazil, Alex Volkanovski gets a haircut, Jessica Andrade goes grocery shopping, …read more

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UFC 237 video: Dan Hardy, John Gooden break down Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade

UFC strawweight champion Rose Namajunas is getting set to venture into enemy territory for her second title defense against Jessica Andrade.
Namajunas (8-3 MMA, 6-2 UFC) meets Brazilian challenger Andrade (19-6 …read more

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Will Namajunas be able to handle Andrade's overwhelming pressure?

Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade could come down to power against volume, how the battle for takedowns plays out or whose endurance lasts longer. Here’s what the stats have to …read more

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Rose Namajunas happy to move past Joanna Jedrzejczyk with new challenge against Jessica Andrade

UFC strawweight champion Rose Namajunas spent the better part of two years solely focused on back-to-back fights against Joanna Jedrzejczyk so it’s understandable that she’s happy to move onto new …read more

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Video: 'UFC 237 Countdown' for Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade strawweight title fight

Did you miss the debut of “UFC 237 Countdown,” or just want to watch it again? Check out the main event preview now.
This segment of the special looks at the …read more

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UFC 237 Embedded, Episode 1: ‘Don’t put drinks on the piano’

In the first episode of UFC 237 Embedded, Rose Namajunas shows off her plants and plays the piano, Jessica Andrade visits Tamarind Tree, Jose Aldo lifts weights, and more. …read more

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Rose Namajunas admits she’s venturing into ‘uncharted territory’ for UFC 237 title defense

After more than 13 months away, Rose Namajunas will return to the Octagon on Saturday to defend her strawweight belt against Jessica Andrade at UFC 237.
The event will mark …read more

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