Weekly Women’s MMA Review 11/10

Posted: November 11, 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.

—TUF News—

Last week’s episode of The Ultimate Fighter featured the first semi-final bout between Team Tate’s Chris Holdsworth and Team Rousey’s Michael Wootten. With the quick submission win, Holdsworth advances to the finale and just one win away from the 6-figure UFC contact. This week its the ladies turn as Team Tate teammates Sarah Moras and Julianna Peña face-off to see who becomes the first female fighter to advance to the finale. The live finale takes place on the 30th at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas and will air on Fox Sports 1. TUF airs each Wednesday night at 10pm ET on Fox Sports 1.

–Quick Results–

November 6 –  UFC Fight Night for the Troops 3
Alexis Davis (15-5) defeats Liz Carmouche (9-4) via Unanimous Decision
Amanda Nunes (9-3) defeats Germaine De Randamie (4-3) via TKO in round 1

November 7 –  Maria Hougaard Djursaa (5-4) defeats Alexandra Buch (8-3) via RNC in round 1 at EUMMA 7

November 8 –  Izabela Badurek (3-2) defeats Weronika Zygmunt (0-1) via Triangle Choke in round 1 at TFL 1

November 9 –  Tina Lähdemäki (5-0) defeats Karla Benitez (10-5, 1NC) via Arm Triangle Choke in round 1 at Cage 24

November 9 –  Gina Iniong (2-1) defeats Nathalie Heidel (0-1) via TKO in round 1 at PXC 41

November 9 –  Iman Darabi (1-0) defeats Lena Tkhorevska (2-1) via Technical Decision in round 3 at MMAFC 1

November 9 –  Gemma Hewitt (1-0) defeats Chloe Hinchliffe (1-4, 1NC) via TKO in round 1 at Shock-n-Awe 15

November 10 –  Brazil Combate 2
Aline Sattelmayer (4-4) defeats Bruna Wing (0-1) via Unanimous Decision
Daiane Firmino (1-0) defeats Roberta Marreta (0-1) via KO in round 1

–Upcoming Bouts–

November 13 –  Gabby Clark (0-0) makes her pro debut against Kyleen “Pink Punisher” Davis (1-1) at AFC 103: “Salute Our Veterans” in Anchorage, Alaska.

November 14 –  Marion Reneau (2-0) returns to the cage in search of her third knockout victory when she takes on Jennifer Anderson (0-0) at TPF 17: “Fall Brawl” in Lemoore, CA. This event will stream live on Sherdog.com.

November 15 –  Both coming off first round TKO wins in their pro debuts, Lynnell House (1-0) and Sarah McRann (1-0) face-off at KOTC: “Out Cold” in Alberta, Canada.

November 16 –  Jen “Tink” Aniano (0-0) looks to avenge her 2012 KO loss as an amateur to Chrissie “The Demon” Daniels (0-0) when the two meet in their pro debuts at TWC 20: “Final Cut” in Lansing, MI.

November 16 –  Chris Stanley (1-1) looks to rebound from a submission loss in her last bout when she takes on Rebecca Jones (0-2) at XFS: “Feast or Famine” in Valley Center, CA.

November 16 –  Karla Benitez (10-5, 1NC) meets Rita Marreno (0-0) and Esther Cardenas (0-1) meets Minerva Montero (0-0) at Hombres de Honor: “Fight Contender Women’s Edition” in Spain.

November 16 –  At FWC 16 in Australia, Jessy Jess (2-0) battles Kyra Purcell (1-1) for the FWC bantamweight championship, while Claire Fryer (3-1) faces off with Melanie Malone (1-1) for the atomweight title. Also on the card, Kenani “Mad House’ Mangakahia (1-1) meets Belinda “The Bellringer” Sedgwick (0-3) and Zoie Shreiweis (0-0) takes on Megan Anderson (0-0) in both their pro debuts.

November 17 –  Satomi Takano (2-2) faces Miyoko Kusaka (4-6-1) at Deep: “Toyama Impact – Rookies 3” in Japan.

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