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Gaethje: Jedrzejczyk’s weight cut ‘excuse’ is ‘weak-minded’

Top ranked UFC lightweight, and Rose Namajunas teammate, Justin Gaethje isn’t having Joanna’s excuses for why she lost her strawweight title at UFC 217. Justin Gaethje has built a reputation …read more

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Man, Joanna Jedrzejczyk just won't stop with the weight cut excuses for her loss to Rose Namajunas

Even with a rematch booked, Joanna Jedrzejczyk continues to brood over her first fight with Rose Namajunas. And for the woman formerly known as “Joanna Champion,” that brooding apparently involves …read more

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Justin Gaethje Thinks Joanna Jedrzejczyk is Weak-Minded

Justin Gaethje believes Joanna Jedrzejczyk is making excuses. Back in November, Jedrzejczyk lost her Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) strawweight title to Rose Namajunas. She suffered a TKO loss in the …read more

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Justin Gaethje Predicts Rose Namajunas Takes Out Joanna Jedrzejczyk Again Regardless of Weight Cut

In a couple of months, Rose Namajunas will march into the Octagon again to see if she can beat former UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk back-to-back at UFC 223. …read more

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Gaethje: Jedrzejczyk’s weight-cutting ‘excuse’ isn’t why she lost — and it’s going to happen again

In the months since UFC 217, former strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk has attributed at least a portion of the blame for her stunning loss to Rose Namajunas on a weight …read more

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Joanna: The doctor ‘failed’ me, not my coaches

The former strawweight champion is patiently waiting for the chance to reclaim her title when she rematches Rose Namajunas at UFC 223 on April 7th. Joanna Jedrzejczyk has her sights …read more

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Morning Report: Karolina Kowalkiewicz calls Joanna Jedrzejczyk blaming nutritionists for loss ‘one big fake’

Heading into her strawweight title defense against Rose Namajunas at UFC 217, Joanna Jedrzejczyk was a prohibitive betting favorite, but three minutes after the fight started, “Joanna Champion” was …read more

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Karolina Kowalkiewicz Would Prefer to Rematch “Big Fraud” Joanna Jedrzejczyk over Rose Namajunas

Two of Poland’s finest fighters across all divisions happen to be the former strawweight champion, Joanna Jedrzejczyk and the former challenger, Karolina Kowalkiewicz. Since they met each other in the …read more

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Karolina Kowalkiewicz on Jedrzejczyk Weight Claims: It’s Nonsense

Karolina Kowalkiewicz believes Joanna Jedrzejczyk is making excuses for her strawweight title loss. Back in November, Rose Namajunas stunned the mixed martial arts world when she finished Jedrzejczyk in the …read more

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Karolina Kowalkiewicz talks Joanna Jedrzedzyk's weight claims, what she's like as a person

After her title-costing loss to Rose Namajunas, Joanna Jedrzedzyk pointed to a disastrous weight cut as a culprit.
Jedrzedzyk, who was knocked out by Namajunas in MMAjunkie’s “2017 Upset of the …read more

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The UFC 223 poster is here, and Rose Namajunas is throwing some serious shade

UFC 223 is stacked at the top with two highly anticipated championship fights, and now it has a fantastic official poster to go with it.
In the main event, Tony Ferguson …read more

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Posted on February 3, 2018, 5:16 am By
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‘This is Rose’s time now’: Valentina Shevchenko thinks Rose Namajunas wins rematch with Joanna Jedrzejczyk

Rose Namajunas shocked the world with her first-round TKO win over former champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 217, but training partner Valentina Shevchenko wasn’t surprised.
Although some are predicting that the …read more

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Karolina Kowalkiewicz is Rooting for Rose, “Joanna is just a bad person”

Only one woman has gone the distance with both the UFC Strawweight champion, Rose Namajunas and the former champion, Joanna Jedrzejczyk…and that’s Karolina Kowalkiewicz. Kowalkiewicz earned her first and only …read more

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Rose Namajunas on Joanna Jedrzejczyk Rematch: ‘Can’t Paint Mona Lisa Twice’

Rose Namajunas has no issues with giving Joanna Jedrzejczyk a rematch. The two will meet for the strawweight title at UFC 223 on April 7 from the Barclays Center in …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk Details How she Took Weight Cutting to the Extreme Ahead of Last Fight

UFC 223 will play host to the rematch of the most shocking upset of 2017. At UFC 217, the 25-year-old, “Thug” Rose Namajunas dispatched of the then reigning champion, Joanna …read more

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Posted on January 24, 2018, 1:16 am By
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Jedrzejczyk cut ‘15 pounds in 14 hours’, had numb legs ahead of Namajunas fight

As suspected, Joanna Jedrzejczyk confirmed that she had major weight-cutting issues before UFC 217. In the wake of her shocking stoppage loss to Rose Namajunas at UFC 217 in November, …read more

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UFC 223 odds: Joanna Jedrzejczyk opens as 2-to-1 favorite in Rose Namajunas rematch

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) strawweight champion, Rose Namajunas, captured the 115-pound crown by smashing and trashing Joanna Jedrzejczyk at the UFC 217 pay-per-view (PPV) event last November in New York …read more

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk opens as favorite for UFC 223 rematch with Rose Namajunas

It’s not often that the person that lost the first fight badly is the favorite in the rematch, but that is the case with Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Rose Namajunas. Despite …read more

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Opening odds released for Rose Namajunas vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk rematch

Back in November, in the first of three title fights on the UFC 217 bill, seemingly unstoppable UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk stepped into the Octagon with unheralded challenger Rose …read more

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UFC 223 opening odds: Joanna Jedrzejczyk favored vs. champ Rose Namajunas, despite KO loss

It’s not quite like last time, but Joanna Jedrzejczyk is still the betting favorite against Rose Namajunas.
Champ Namajunas (7-3 MMA, 5-2 UFC) will defend her strawweight title vs. Jedrzejczyk (14-1 …read more

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Rose Namajunas vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk 2 scheduled for UFC 223 co-main event

The rematch is on!
Newly crowned Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s strawweight queen Rose Namajunas will look to defend her 115-pound title for the first time against former champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk …read more

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Rose Namajunas vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk 2 official for UFC 223

Rose Namajunas’ first defense of her strawweight title will be against a familiar foe.
Namajunas has been slated to rematch the woman she captured the belt from, former UFC champion Joanna …read more

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Rose Namajunas to defend title vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk in rematch at UFC 223

Joanna Jedrzejczyk will get a chance to win back the belt she lost two months ago with an immediate rematch against UFC women’s strawweight champ Rose Namajunas.
Namajunas (7-3 MMA, 5-2 …read more

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Rose Namajunas-Joanna Jedrzejczyk Rematch Set for UFC 223 Co-Main Event on April 7

UFC 223 has its co-main event, as Rose Namajunas will defend her strawweight title in a rematch against Joanna Jedrzejczyk on April 7. …read more

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Rose Namajunas vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk 2 booked for UFC 223 co-main event

A strawweight title rematch is headed to Brooklyn. Joanna Jedrzejczyk will get an immediate rematch five months after her strawweight title loss.
Rose Namajunas is set to defend the 115-pound title …read more

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Rose Namajunas vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk 2 Set as Co-Main Event for UFC 223

Strawweight champion Rose Namajunas will face a familiar foe in her first title defense as she will meet Joanna Jedrzejczyk in a rematch at UFC 223 in Brooklyn on April …read more

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Strawweight champ Rose Namajunas thinks she knows who she’ll fight next

Back in November, in the first of three title fights on the UFC 217 bill, a widely unheralded Rose Namajunas shocked the world by drubbing Joanna Jedrzejczyk to a first-round …read more

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UFC champ Rose Namajunas remembers when her dog was her best friend

You could say UFC women’s strawweight champion Rose Namajunas has always been a dog person.
Before becoming the sport’s top 115-pound female fighter – and earning MMAjunkie’s “Female Fighter of the …read more

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MMAjunkie's '2017 Female Fighter of the Year': Fighting the good fight in and out of the cage

Filed under: Featured, News, UFCThere’s rising to the occasion, and then there’s what Rose Namajunas did in 2017.
The year didn’t start off that auspiciously for Namajunas. In her last effort …read more

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Posted on January 10, 2018, 2:46 am By
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Rose Namajunas wants “the scariest person” for her first title defense

Rose Namajunas wants “the scariest person” for her first title defense.
“Thug Rose” shocked the mixed martials arts world at November’s UFC 217 event in New York when she scored a …read more

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Rose Namajunas wants ‘scariest person she could fight’ next, names three possible challengers

Rose Namajunas gives three possible names for her first challenger as UFC strawweight champion. Joanna Jedrzejczyk was on her way to becoming the most dominant female fighter in the …read more

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Rose Namajunas talks trio of possible UFC title challengers

Rose Namajunas’s job only gets more difficult from here.
The 25-year-old fighter enters 2018 as the UFC strawweight champion after toppling Joanna Jedrzejczyk this past November and she has no shortage …read more

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Rose Namajunas named ESPN’s 2017 MMA Fighter of the Year

After pulling off a huge upset and knocking out undefeated UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 217 this past November, newly instated 115-pound queen Rose Namajunas has been …read more

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Rose Namajunas: UFC title ‘doesn’t mean as much if you’re just an a—hole’

New strawweight champion Rose Namajunas feels like being a good person is her primary concern. Rose Namajunas shocked many the world when she emphatically knocked out Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC …read more

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2017 ESPN MMA fighter of the year: Rose Namajunas

Rose Namajunas claimed the UFC strawweight title by defeating Joanna Jedrzejczyk in an upset for the ages. Her dominance in the Octagon earns her ESPN’s 2017 Fighter of the Year. …read more

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UFC Champ Rose Namajunas: ‘Stars Seemed To Align For Me’ In 2017

UFC strawweight champion Rose Namajunas stunned the MMA world when she completely dominated Joanna Jedrzedczyk, winning the title in 2017. For Namajunas, who advanced to the finals of The Ultimate …read more

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Rose Namajunas: UFC title doesn’t mean much if you’re an ‘a**hole’

From the outside looking in, it might seem like everything changed for Rose Namajunas in 2017. But from her perspective, the long-term goal remains the same even after winning championship …read more

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UFC 219's Carla Esparza focused on Cynthia Calvillo, not potential Rose Namajunas rematch for title

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosLAS VEGAS – Former UFC champ Carla Esparza is one of two people to own an octagon victory over current strawweight queen Rose Namajunas. However, even …read more

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BREAKING | Tecia Torres Not Fighting For Title, Faces Jessica Andrade at UFC Orlando

Reports and rumors were circulating recently that the Rose Namajunas would be making her first title defense at UFC 221 in Australia…but not in a rematch with the woman she …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko Predicted Rose Namajunas’ Title Victory

Prior to the massive upset that turned out to be Rose Namajunas vs Joanna Jedrzejczyk, Joanna was looking for a fight with Valentina Shevchenko at 135 lbs. Yep…that’s two weight …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko Says She Knew Namajunas Would Beat Jedrzejczyk

Valentina Shevchenko knows a thing or two about Rose Namajunas and Joanna Jedrzejczyk. Back in November, Jedrzejczyk defended her Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) strawweight title against Namajunas. “Thug” shocked the …read more

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