UFC signs Paige VanZant


Paige Vanzant was hoping to be a member of the upcoming cast of the Ultimate Fighter, which features all straw weight women. Unfortunately the 3-1 professional is only twenty years of age. Good news, instead she'll go right into the UFC:

Paige has now signed straight with the UFC," Urijah Faber told Bloody Elbow, stating that VanZant won't be allowed into the TUF house because the young prospect is still below the age requirement. With alcohol routinely being part of the UFC reality show, they require fighters to be of legal drinking age, which unfortunately takes this 20-year-old out of the picture.

She will still be able to ply her trade in the Octagon though, and while she won't have the first crack at the championship, she also wouldn't have to go through the grueling season just to enter the UFC.

"I haven't taken a look at that strawweight division yet, but she works hard and she's got a good head on her shoulders," Faber said as he talked about VanZant's chances in the new UFC division, "She's an athlete, that's for sure. Hopefully she does really well."

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4/2/14 7:09 PM by Sex Chicken

Picturing Rich Franklin with that beautiful blonde hair and a belly button ring, just made me pop a boner so violent, that it sent my tv dinner flying across the room.

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4/2/14 6:00 PM by RattleCaT

She has a beautiful smile.She kinda looks like Rich Franklins kid sister.

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4/2/14 5:21 PM by esque

Arianny is going to be so pissed.

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4/2/14 5:18 PM by mikerobmma

True story. Step one: be femaleStep two: glamour shot picsStep three: compile modest recordFinal step: UFC shot. Notice I didn't put "work hard" in there.

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4/2/14 5:13 PM by mikerobmma

Glad I wasn't the only one.

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4/2/14 4:02 PM by lolll

to each their own but i never understood how anyone could think honda was attractive like shes not ugly but come one her 7 body and 5 face thats a 6 at best.

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4/2/14 1:33 PM by BRZ

Could be both Dutch dad and South American mother.

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4/2/14 1:16 PM by romfartuna

Her last name indicates her family has Dutch roots.

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4/2/14 12:41 PM by overeemgoat

My god this paige