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MMA RADIO: INVICTA FC STRAWWEIGHT ASHLEY "SMASHLEY" CUMMINS, UFC ON FOX, RFA 16 RESULTS

andnbsp; Fight Fans if you missed Iconici Radio MMA Saturday with hosts Syndee and Poetrynmotion than you missed a great show!! They broadcasted LIVE with the latest ufc news, weekly MMA news and MMA rumors this week. Invicta FC Strawweight Ashley "Smashley" Cummins joined them to talk about her MMA career and next fight inside the Invicta FC 8 cage against Alexa Grasso on Sept 6th. It may surprise you to hear Invicta FC Strawweight Ashey Cummins is a police officer. Invicta's website could not discribe her any better "Patrolling the streets of St. Louis as a police officer makes getting into the Invicta Fighting Championships cage a breeze by comparison.With physical fitness prep provided by the unlawful citizens of St. Louis, Cummins enters into each bout with a hard-nosed and never quit attitude garnered from her day job. Even coming close to permanently losing vision in her eye courtesy of a bout with Joanne Calderwood was not enough to stop Cummins from returning to the [Read More]

published July 27, 2014 at 3:13pm EDT


MMA RADIO: INVICTA FC CHARMAINE TWEET, UFC FIGHT NIGHT, MMA NEWS AND RUMORS

andnbsp; Fight Fans Iconici Radio MMA went LIVE Saturday at 2:00pm MST with hosts Syndee and Poetrynmotion with the latest MMA news highlights from the past couple of days and very special returning guest Charmaine "Not So Sweet" Tweet joined us toandnbsp; talk about her upcoming fight. Charmaine Tweet will be stepping back into the Invicta FC cage to face off againstandnbsp;Veronica Rothenhausler in Invicta's first 155 pound fight at the promotions 8th event going down on Sept 6 in Kansas City, MO. From her Invicta Bio: As a child Charmaine andldquo;Not So Sweetandrdquo; Tweet asked for boxing videos from her parents, and received Sugar Ray Leonard fitness videos instead. Not finding what she was looking for, Tweet eventually joined up at Duke Roofusandrsquo; gym to box before falling in love with the martial arts. A world championship kickboxing career followed. Transitioning over to MMA, where she met Ronda Rousey her in her debut bout. Despite a storied kickboxing background, Tweetand [Read More]

published July 26, 2014 at 12:41am EDT


WMMA: XFC FLYWEIGHT CHAMPION PEARL GONZALEZ AND WSOF STRAWWEIGHT CHAMPION JESSICA AGUILAR ON ICONICI RADIO MMA

Iconici Radio MMA broadcast last night with hosts Naiya Marcelo,andnbsp; Syndee and Poetrynmotion bringing the latest ufc news, mma fight news and MMA rumors from the week. Special guests XFC Womenandrsquo;s Flyweight Champion Pearl Gonzalez, WSOF Strawweight Champion Jessica "Jag" Aguilar joined them as well. Before turning pro Pearl Gonzalez was 8-1 as an amateur and a member of the U.S. Pankration team. She made her XFC debut February 22nd, 2013 and won via armbar in the first round over Suzie Montero, then captured the title tapping out Cortney Casey via armbar later that year to become the XFC Womenandrsquo;s Flyweight Champion. Find out more about Pearl and how life has been since becoming camp. How she juggles life and training and so much more! Always a smile on her face American Top Team fighter, Jessica Aguilar is riding an eight-fight winning streak, and in her most recent outing she made a successful WSOF debut and posted a submission victory over Al [Read More]

published June 15, 2014 at 11:41pm EDT


THE SWISH APPEAL PODCAST, EPISODE 3: FEATURING HOLLY WARLICK, ESSENCE CARSON, DR. NICHOLAS GALLUCCI, AND MICHAEL COOPER

Here's our latest podcast, featuring four guests. Hi everyone, We've decided to move our podcast to Mondays! Here are the guests on today's show: 1. Holly Warlick, Head Coach of the Tennessee Lady Vols Basketball Team and#40;Twitter |andnbsp;Official Bioand#41; In our interview with Coach Warlick, she gives us a recap on the Lady Vols' 2013-2014 season, her goals for the team going forward, and also her time playing for former head coach Pat Summitt. 2. Essence Carson, forward for the New York Liberty and#40;Twitter |andnbsp;Official Site |andnbsp;Facebook Page |andnbsp;Pr3pe Facebook Pageand#41; Our first player interview on the podcast is with Essence Carson. Topics include her return this season from an ACL injury she suffered last year, her thoughts on the Liberty's return to Madison Square Garden, and as her musical endeavors. Her artist name is Pr3pe, and you can buy her music on iTunes and listen to her music at http://www.essencecarson.com 3. Nicholas Gallucci, Ph.D., Professor of P [Read More]

published April 28, 2014 at 11:00am EDT


THE SWISH APPEAL PODCAST, EPISODE 2 - FEATURING DOUG FEINBERG AND FRED WILLIAMS

Listen to our interviews with Doug Feinberg of the AP and Tulsa Shock Head Coach Fred Williams. Welcome to our second podcast! Today's show will feature two guests. First, Doug Feinberg of the AP checks back with us again where we recap the 2014 WNBA Draft this past Monday, as well as the two major trades of the night. The first trade was a blockbuster, where the Connecticut Sun traded Tina Charles from Connecticut to New York in exchange for Kelsey Bone; Alyssa Thomas, the fourth pick in the 2014 Draft; and their first round pick of the 2015 Draft. The other trade wasn't a blockbuster, but still significant nonetheless when the Washington Mystics traded Crystal Langhorne to the Seattle Storm for Bria Hartley, the seventh pick in the 2014 Draft, and Tianna Hawkins. Next, we have Fred Williams, Head Coach of the Tulsa Shock. During our interview with him, he gave us his vision and goals for this season, and how rookie guard Odyssey Sims would fit in with Skylar Diggins and Riquna W [Read More]

published April 18, 2014 at 4:04pm EDT


PODCAST – MMA FIGHTER AND BOXER JEN TATE

Starting he MMA career in 2006 and one of the cast of the reality show andldquo;Fight Girlsandrdquo;, Jennifer Tate went 6-1 in MMA until she decided to take some time off in 2010 to start a family. In 2012, she took a trip to Thailand to train Muay Thai and decided to take up some boxing matches in 2013.andnbsp;In 2014 she is looking to come back to MMA. We talked to Tate about her return to the cage, her possible run for the Olympics, and how training in Thailand helped her postpartum depression. Listen to the Podcast here Filed under: Boxing, MMA [Read More]

published January 16, 2014 at 12:51pm EST


PODCAST – POLISH MMA SENSATION AGNIESZKA NIEDZWIEDZ

At only 18 years of age and still in high school,andnbsp;Agnieszka Niedzwiedz is undefeated as a professional MMA fighter, gaining her fourth win in her Cage Warriors debut earlier this month. We will talk toandnbsp;Niedzwiedz about her recent win, how she got started in MMA, and her bright future in the sport. You can listen to the podcast here. Filed under: MMA [Read More]

published December 18, 2013 at 12:38pm EST


A BASKETBALL JUNKIE

The next woman of basketball I want to educate the world on is Debbie Antonelli. Debbie Antonelli played basketball at North Carolina State University and#40;NCSUand#41; from 1982-1986 under the legendary Coach Kay Yow where she started three years as a shooting guard. While she was at NCSU she received a two degrees: Economics and Business. Debbie used her undergraduate career to learn a lot about how to be a great person from Coach Yow. Coach Yow had a way of making others feel like they were the most important person in the room even though she had so many honors and awards herself; Debbie is the same way. Coach Yow also worked hard at improving the womenandrsquo;s game of basketball and using the game as a vehicle to make the world aware of greater issues. Debbie is well on her way to being the same type of promoter.andnbsp; Upon graduation she continued her schooling and she received her Masterandrsquo;s degree in Sports Administration at Ohio University. Her main goal was to become an Ath [Read More]

published October 8, 2013 at 6:41am EDT


PODCAST – TUFF-N-UFF TOURNAMENT COMPETITOR BETHANY DEL CID

Training out of Team Alpha Male, Bethany del Cid has made the transition from boxing to MMA and looks to become the Tuff-n-uff 145 grand prix champ. We will talked to del Cid about being a part of the historic tournament, and training MMA with a top gym. Listen to the Podcast here andnbsp; [Read More]

published September 11, 2013 at 5:50pm EDT


PODCAST – TEXAS MMA FIGHTER RIVER WARTH

One of the upcoming strawweights out of Texas, River Warth is looking to getting back on the winning track as she will take on Nicole Duffy at the Austin Championship Sept. 7. We will talk to Warth about her training in Texas, and helping out with a local non-profit andldquo;Enlightened Warriorsandrdquo; who are helping the next generation find a purpose. Listen to the Podcast here Filed under: MMA [Read More]

published September 2, 2013 at 3:28pm EDT