Article

Meet MMA's First Female Cutwoman

First MMA cutwoman's journey was long -- and it started as a ring card girl
By Marc Raimondi, FOX Sports
"Swayze Valentine attended her first MMA event in 2006 and fell in love. It was a small show in her native Alaska, but there was something about the atmosphere that infatuated her.

"'I loved it,' Valentine told FOX Sports. 'I knew from that day that I wanted to be a part of that industry somehow. I had no idea what I wanted to do.'

"Valentine approached the promoter that night and asked how she could possibly break into the world of mixed martial arts. He took one look at the pretty blonde and said, 'Why don't you be a ring girl?'"

Read the full article here.
Saturday, January 31
10PM/7PM
ETPT
Las Vegas, Nevada

Media

Recent
Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva puts on a workout for fans before taking the Octagon on Saturday at UFc 183.
Jan 28, 2015
Three things you don't know about UFC 183 competitor Al Iaquinta. Iaquinta highlights the main card at UFC 183 and you can watch all the action live on Pay-Per-View.
Jan 28, 2015
Hear from Nick Diaz and those closest to him as they describe the person he is, where he comes from and what drives him. Diaz faces Anderson Silva in the main event of UFC 183.
Jan 28, 2015
UFC Minute host Lisa Foiles runs down all the need-to-know news for today, January 28th.
Jan 28, 2015