Liz Giglia

Liz Giglia Makes MMA Debut at Cage Wars 45: I’m Scrappy and I Never Give Up – Interview

Liz Giglia makes her MMA debut at Cage Wars 45 in Schenectady, New York, at the Rivers Casino and Resort. Giglia will be joined by her boyfriend, Corey Norman, on the fight card as he defends his light heavyweight title for the first time against James Carroll. The fights take place on January 31, 2020, as doors open at 5 PM and fights kick off at 6 PM. Tickets are being sold at If you can make it to the fight, be sure to stream them live on Fite TV, as Will Barry and Kyle Carroll return to the booth.

Giglia will be battling Kim Benincasa in a catchweight 130 bout. Liz speaks about the short time she has been training but believes when she steps inside the cage, and the Great Mike Falvo announces her name she’ll come out looking like an experienced fighter.

In addition to being a fighter, Giglia is a pinup model. Liz Giglia can be followed on social media at @miss_peachy_keen.

Listen to the entire Giglia interview below on sound cloud as we discuss Giglia’s routine leading up to the fight, weight cut, her style of fighting, Giglia’s son and much more.

Liz Giglia
Liz Giglia and Cage Wars double champ Corey Norman

Cage Wars is sanctioned by the USMTA ( United States Muay Thai Association), a third-party sanctioning body, which is licensed by the New York State Athletic Commission. will officially change to after this event.

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Kyle Carroll
Kyle Carroll is a Long Island, N.Y. native and avid MMA and amateur wrestling fan. He has been a part of the wrestling community for nearly 20 years. Carroll has six years of experience coaching high school wrestling. His father coached high school wrestling over 35 years, passing on his strong knowledge. Carroll has been reporting MMA news since January 2011. The former wrestler’s coverage includes the 2012 U.S. Olympic Wrestling Team Trials, 2013 & 2016 NCAA D1 Wrestling Championship, and numerous MMA events (Bellator MMA, King of the Cage, North American Fighting Championship, and Glory).