twitter google

Miesha Tate Signs On With First Round Management; Manager Hints At Future UFC Fight

Miesha Tate signed with Malki Kawa and First Round Management recently, and Kawa Tweeted out that her UFC debut could be soon.

Tate, a former Strikeforce champion, last fought in 2012, submitting Julie Kedzie. She lost the title to Ronda Rousey in one of the most highly-watched female fight in Strikeforce.

“I am excited to be working with Malki Kawa as I further my MMA career,” Tate said. “My goal is to fight in the UFC and become the world champion, and I believe working with Malki and his team at First Round Management gives me the best opportunity to achieve that goal.”

Kawa posted on Twitter that MMA fans should be on the “look for (Tate) to be in the UFC later this year.”

Tate sports an overall record of 13-3.

Follow MMAConvert

Fight Cards

UFC Fight Night 96: Lineker vs. Dodson

Event Date: October 1, 2016
Broadcast: Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass

UFC 204: Bisping vs. Henderson 2

Event Date: October 8, 2016
Broadcast: PPV, Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass

UFC Fight Night 97: Lamas vs. Penn

Event Date: October 15, 2016
Broadcast: UFC Fight Pass

Bellator 162

Event Date: October 21, 2016
Broadcast: Spike TV

The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America 3 Finale

Event Date: November 5, 2016
Broadcast: TBD

Bellator 163: Koreshkov vs. Lima

Event Date: November 11, 2016
Broadcast: Spike Sports