“Women’s MMA Today” gets you caught up on the week that was and the week that will be in women’s MMA.
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7-13 At Matrix Fights 6 in Philadelphia, it was 6th ranked Flyweight Munah Holland (5-1) scoring her second knockout in a row, this time over veteran Carina “Beauty But The Beast” Damm (17-7). The end came at 2:20 of the second round.
7-14 Lisa Ellis (15-8) became the UCS 110-pound Champion by defeating Amy “Lil’ Dynamite” Davis (3-3, 1NC) via an Armbar at 2:14 of round one at UCS: “Caged Combat 6″.
7-14 “Little” Patricia Vidonic (7-3) got back on the winning track as she defeated “Slick” Sally Krumdiack (9-6) via Unanimous Decision at CageSport 20.
7-14 Emma Watson (2-2) and Anna Zucchelli (2-1) had the crowd on their feet for two full rounds, however having only taken the fight on short notice, Watson had nothing left in the tank and was forced to retire between the second and third rounds, giving Zucchelli her second TKO victory in as many bouts.
7-14 Luciana dos Passos Pereira (2-2) evened her record by defeating Gisele Maciel (1-1) via Guillotine Choke at 3:56 of round two at Shooto 32.
7-21 At Jewels: “20th Ring”
7th ranked Strawweight Mei “V.V” Yamaguchi (9-4-1) vs Emi Tomimatsu (5-4)
Shizuka Sugiyama (6-3) vs Megumi Yabushita (19-19)
6th ranked Atomweight Naoko Omuro (13-8-4) vs Yasuko “Ikuko” Tamada (12-8-3)
8th ranked Atomweight Yukiko Seki (11-21) vs Satomi Takano (0-0)
Additional bouts are expected to be announced this week.
*Rankings supplied by the Unified Women’s MMA Rankings.
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