UFC Women’s Strawweight Champion Joanna Jędrzejczyk successfully retained her title with a hard-fought victory tonight at The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale in Las Vegas, Nevada. Jędrzejczyk rallied in the later rounds en route to a Unanimous Decision win over rival Claudia “Claudinha” Gadelha.
Tonight’s championship rematch was a long time coming for Jędrzejczyk and Gadelha, who first clashed in late 2014 when Jędrzejczyk eked out a razor-thin decision win. Also tonight, Tatiana Suarez Padilla submitted Amanda Bobby “ABC” Cooper in the TUF 23 women’s strawweight final.
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