After being out for 17-months, UFC’s Heather Clark returns to the octagon with more confidence than ever. The strawweight fighter credits her Xtreme Couture coaches and training partners, like UFC champ Miesha Tate, for building her mental strength and her skill set.
Cheryl Culpepper is a client of Nevada Legal Services who has taken advantage of the organization’s criminal record-sealing classes and legal aid. She was addicted to meth for 37 years and is in the process of having two felony drug charges sealed from her record so she can pursue her dream of being a veterinary technician. Her mother was diagnosed with cancer months ago, so it is of heightened importance that she makes progress on her case, so that her mom might see her accomplish her dream before she passes.
Robin Slonina is the owner and founder of Skin City Body Painting. She’s come a long way from being a “vagabond” artist traveling around the U.S. to now as a businesswoman who has monetized an art form that’s just beginning to reach its potential on a mass scale. She also was one of the first businesses to move to the Arts District in Vegas, now a bustling and growing community of different artists and businesses. The art community here, she says, is small but strong. Everyone is encouraging and uplifting and supports the work of others.
Slonina is also a judge and producer of the body painting competition show Skin Wars on GSN.
Coming from a multi disciplinary background, she begs any artist to give body painting a try.
“You’ll get hooked,” she says.
Sheriff Lombardo addresses the press regarding the surge in homicides and violent crimes in the Las Vegas valley.
At the UFC 200 press conference, women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate says she never turned down a rematch with Holly Holm before agreeing to defend her title against Amanda Nunes.
There’s no doubt that Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier are rivals. Jones flipped off Cormier after his win at UFC 197 and looks forward to their showdown at UFC 200.
UFC heavyweight Walt Harris broke his hand en route to victory over “Lookin’ for a Fight” talent, Cody East.
Watch the highlights of the UFC 197 weigh-ins. All the fighters hit the scales at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
UFC 200 will take place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on July 9th. It features a women’s bantamweight title fight between Miesha Tate and Amanda Nunes, an interim featherweight title fight between Frankie Edgar and Jose Aldo, and more.
Sergio Pettis talks about his return from a hiatus and what it’s like to fight before his brother Anthony on a card. Kelades thinks his experience could be his opponent’s undoing.