Weekly Women’s MMA Review – 10/28

Posted: October 28, 2012 in Uncategorized

Zoila Gurgel Makes Triumphant Return at Bellator 78

“Women’s MMA Today” gets you caught up on the week that was and the week that will be in women’s MMA.

—Weekend Results—

October 26 –  After a 19-month absence from the cage, Zoila “The Warrior Princess” Gurgel (12-1) returned with a hard fought Unanimous Decision victory over a very game Casey “KO” Noland (4-3) at Bellator 78. All three judges scored the fight 29-28 for Gurgel.

October 26 –  Colleen “The Beautiful Disaster” Schneider (3-4) picked up her second SFL win in a row as she stopped Aya Saeid Saber (0-1) via TKO at 3:55 of round one at SFL 6.

October 27 –  It was a fantastic night of fights as “Brace For War 17: Brace Girls 1” showcased the first ever all female fight card in Australia’s history. The results were as follows:

Alex Chambers (3-1) defeated Mika Nagano (10-8) via TKO at :42 of round one.
Claire Fryer (3-1) defeated Rina Tomita (3-7) via TKO at 2:37 of round one.
Fiona Muxlow (6-1) defeated Leanne Reid (0-1) via Unanimous Decision.
Rhiannon Thompson (3-0) defeated Linda Nikeller (2-1) via RNC at 2:27 of round two.
Tanya Stevens (1-0) defeated Mae-Lin Leow (0-1) via Majority Decision.

Shauna Carew (1-0) defeated Gina Cardillo (0-1) via Unanimous Decision.
Natalie Gonzales Hills (1-0) defeated Samantha Manderson (0-1) via RNC at 1:34 of round three.
Helen Malone (2-0) defeated Lana Kate (0-1) via RNC at 2:07 of round one.
Kerry Barrett (1-0) defeated Brettlyn Neal (0-1) via Unanimous Decision.
Maryanne Mullahy (1-0) defeated Rebecca Steward (0-1) via Armbar at :49 of round two.
Lisa Sutton (1-0) defeated Belinda Sedgwick (0-1) via RNC at 1:32 of round one.

—Upcoming Fights—

November 2 –  Sheila Bird (2-0) looks for her third win in a row as she faces off against fellow Canadian Christina “Scary” Barry (0-1) at AFC 12: “Domination”.

November 2 –  Puja Kadian (0-0) and Rania Bahi Eldin Abedel Mawgod (0-0) meet in their pro debuts at SFL 7. This event will be streamed LIVE starting at 11:30am ET on SFL’s Youtube channel.

November 3 –  Anna Zucchelli (2-1) clashes with Chloe Hinchliffe (1-2) at AON 4: “Best of the Best” and

November 3 –  Sumie Sakai (2-3, 1NC) returns to the cage after a 3-year layoff to take on Jamie Lowe (0-0) at CFFC 19. This event will streamed LIVE and can be purchased for $15 at GoFightLive.

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