“You can understand because that’s three or four times now he’s been training hard and people have pulled out of fights and it affects you.
“It’s not good preparation.” Grant is undefeated in his six professional fights to date and his record includes three knockouts.
Now, on April 13, 2013 , they’re in the spotlight at the Mandalay Bay arena in Las Vegas for her biggest fight yet, against Miesha Tate. They must have wondered if Zingano was in over her head. In the offseason, she showed up at gyms looking to learn. Rogers’ boyfriend was later convicted of first-degree murder. This is her great trait in the cage: Hit me and I’ll hit you harder.
As she walked into the frenzied venue, leading her team’s procession to the cage, Zingano started sobbing. But this is who she is — raw and real, no apologies. Tate sprinted out when the horn sounded, grabbed Zingano around the waist and, just five seconds in, slammed Cat to the mat. She pushed her way into a practice session at nearby Lyons High, where some of the area’s top prep wrestlers worked out. Leister Bowling, on his way to becoming a three-time Colorado champion, didn’t want Zingano anywhere near his mat. In a practice session, he intentionally shattered her cheekbone. “I don’t feel like I recovered from that,” Zingano said of her time in college in the early 2000s. Mauricio taught her how to do so in a brutal introduction to a vicious sport. But when somebody gets a good one off on me, it makes me really mad. I want to punish them.” Tate was about to be punished.
PROMISING Port boxer Grant Quigley has been forced to put his career on hold after a series of fight call-offs.
So I just said, ‘Thank you’ and put my head against the wall.” Saturday night, the 32-year-old Zingano (9-0) will fight for the UFC women’s bantamweight title, the headline bout on a pay-per-view card at Staples Center in Los Angeles. The following day, she asked one of their jiu jitsu students to go by Mauricio’s home.
The Irish Sun cites a source close to Mc Gregor saying that the two fighters have now “both settled on their respective fees.” (Feb.