Former Invicta champ Michelle Waterson feels her speed will be key against UFC Strawweights

The Talking Brawls MMA Podcast caught up with the ‘Karate Hottie’ Michelle Waterson following the news that she had departed top Women’s MMA promotion Invicta FC in order to join the UFC’s Women’s Strawweight division. As one of the ‘original Atomweights’, Waterson (12-4) established herself as a marquee name as the Invicta FC Atomweight title holder. Fighting out of the renown Jackson-Winkeljohn MMA Academy in Albuquerque, New Mexico, Waterson accumulated a six fight win streak from 2010-2014 which included three submissions and two TKO’s. However, Waterson lost the coveted Invicta Championship to Brazilian submission machine Herica Tiburcio in December. While Waterson has always […]

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#80 Talking Brawls MMA.com Podcast featuring: Michelle Waterson & Wayne McCullough

The Talkingbrawls MMA Podcast is back this week with a sterling line up after a week of huge talking points. Gus Ryan of Independent.ie joins Niall McGrath to break down the weeks prominent stories. First up we look back at the weekends’ action from UFC 186, where Demetrious Johnson retained his world flyweight title against Kyoji Horiguchi. The UFC’s latest acquisition to the strawweight division Michelle Waterson joins Niall for an exclusive interview to talk about her signing for the organisation, Joanna Jedrzejczyk, Paige Van Zant & more. Next up. We talk about the Jon Jones hit and run incident, […]

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#60 Talking Brawls MMA.com Podcast: featuring Tommy Quinn, Rodney Moore & Michelle Waterson

First up on this week’s show we are joined by Cage Warriors welterweight Tommy Quinn to discuss his injury problems, UFC Dublin, when he will return to action & more. Next up we talk with one of Irish MMA’s pioneers, Rodney Moore, head coach of Next Generation N.I.Rodney talks about Norman Parke, Next Generation and the evolution of MMA in Ireland.  Last, but certainly not least. Invicta F.C atomweight champion Michelle ‘the Karate hottie’ Waterson joins us to talk about her up coming Title defense vs. Yasuko Tamada at Invicta FC 8, which will be the promotion’s first event streamed […]