Weekly Women’s MMA Review 4/7

Posted: April 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

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“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—

April 5 –  Invicta FC 5 Quick Results:
Michelle Waterson (11-3) defeats Jessica Penne (10-2) via Armbar at 2:31 of round 4 – Atomweight Championship
Barb Honchak (8-2) defeats Vanessa Porto (15-6) via Unanimous Decision – Flyweight Championship
Cris “Cyborg” (11-1, 1NC) defeats Fiona Muxlow (6-3) via TKO at 3:46 of round 1
Sarah Kaufman (16-2) defeats Leslie Smith (5-3-1) via Split Decision
Jennifer Maia (7-2-1) defeats Zoila Gurgel (12-3) via Unanimous Decision
Lauren Taylor (6-0) defeats Kaitlin Young (7-8-1) via Unanimous Decision
Julia Budd (5-2) defeats Mollie Estes (1-2) via RNC at 1:04 of round 3
Bec Hyatt (5-2) defeats Jasminka Cive (5-1) via Armbar at 3:30 of round 1
Simona Soukupova (4-2-1) defeats Cassie Rodish (4-4) via Guillotine Choke at 3:20 of round 2
Miriam Nakamoto (2-0) defeats Jessamyn Duke (2-1) via KO at 2:20 of round 1
Katja Kankaanpää (8-0-1) defeats Juliana Lima (5-1) via Unanimous Decision
Rose Namajunas (2-0) defeats Kathina Catron (2-2) via Flying Armbar at :12 of round 1
Alex Chambers (4-1) defeats Jodie Esquibel (3-1) via RNC at 1:35 of round 1

For a full re-cap of all the Invicta FC 5 action, (click here).

April 5 –  Camilinha “Pitbul” Lima (6-3) scored a hard fought unanimous decision victory over Aline Sattelmayer (2-2) at Circuito Talent de MMA.

April 5 –  Diana “Dynamite” Rael (5-3) overwhelmed Ashley Aguirre (0-2) with a flurry of punches in route to a first round TKO at Made for War 2.

April 6 –  Jinh Yu (1-0) not only picked up the win in her pro debut, but also the vacant SCS Atomweight title with a first round rear-naked choke against Meghan “The Babe” Wright (1-5) at SCS 16: “Resolution”.

April 6 –  Izabela Badurek (2-1) won her second consecutive bout via first round armbar against Anna Januszewska (0-1) at Extreme Fighting Sports 3 and

April 6 –  Helen “Hellraiser” Malone (3-0) kept her unbeaten record in tact with a victory over Shani Marsh (0-1) at Roshambo MMA 1.

—Upcoming Bouts—

April 12 –  Manjit Kolekar (2-0) looks to position herself as the number one contender for the Flyweight title with a victory over Aya Saeid Saber (1-2) at SFL 15. This event will be streamed live starting at 10:30am ET on SFL YouTube channel.

April 12 –  Bethe Correia (3-0) goes for her fourth consecutive with when she meets “Karol Mutante” (0-1) at Bokum FC.

April 13 –  Top-10 Bantamweights “Alpha” Cat Zingano (7-0) and Miesha “Cupcake” Tate (13-3) face-off at the TUF 17 finale to determine not only who coaches oppose UFC Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey on TUF 18, but also who will be next to challenge for her title. This event will be televised live on FX starting at 9pm ET.

April 13 –  Muay Thai specialist Joanne Calderwood (5-0) returns to home soil to battle “Slick” Sally Krumdiack (9-6) at Cage Warriors 53 in Glasgow, Scotland. This event will be streamed live on MMAjunkie.

April 13 –  Rosanna “Rosanimal” Garcia (0-0) looks to avenge her only loss as an amateur when she takes on Gabrielle “Gabanator” Holloway (2-0) at Shogun Fights 8.

April 13 –  Judo Black Belt Megan van Houtum (1-0) meets Alexandra Buch (5-2) at Respect FC 9 in Dormagen, Germany.

April 13 –  Jorgelina Seijas Cecchini (0-0) makes her pro debut against Karla Benitez (8-4, 1NC) at Fight4Life 5 and

April 14 –  Milana Dudieva (8-1) and Jessica “Bate Estaca” Andrade (4-2) clash in a Bantamweight battle at ProFC 47.

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