“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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April 4 – Holly “The Preacher’s Daughter” Holm (6-0) goes for her seventh consecutive win when she faces Brazil’s Julie Werner (7-3) at Legacy 30 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. This event will be televised on AXS.tv starting at 10pm ET.
April 5 – After two close decision losses, Glena “Heartless” Avila (2-2) looks to get back in the winners circle against Katie Howard (1-0) at Rumble at the Roseland 77 in Portland, Oregon.
April 5 – Finland’s Veera Nykänen (0-0) makes her pro debut against Iman Darabi (1-0) at IRFA 6 in Sweden while fellow countrywomen Anne Merkt (2-1) and Aitek Emadi (0-1) collide at Respect FC 11 in Germany.
April 5 – Amanda Torres (3-1) takes on Lucia Senna (0-0) and Paula Baack (0-2) meets Mayara “Dojo” Aguiar (0-3) at Arena Fight Night 3 in Brazil.
April 5 – Also in Brazil at Jungle Fights 68, Larissa Pacheco (9-0) looks to catch the eye of the UFC brass with her tenth consecutive victory within the distance against Liziane Silveira (2-0).
April 6 – Deep Jewels Atomweight Champion Seo Hee Ham (12-5) competes in her home country for the first time in her MMA career against Shino VanHoose (3-2) at Road FC – Korea 3 in Seoul, South Korea and
April 6 – Italy’s Annalisa “No Fear” Bucci (6-2) faces off with Milana Dudieva (9-3) at ProFC 53 in Russia.
Rankings info supplied by the Unified Women’s MMA Rankings.