It seems the UFC will have a new prospect in an presently enjoyable 115-pound division.
Brazil’s Luana Pinheiro picked up her sixth consecutive stoppage acquire and did so in front of Dana White at Tuesday night’s DWCS Period 4: 7 days 9 occasion at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas. The 26-calendar year-previous landed a vicious mixture to fall opponent Stephanie Frausto and then pounce with ground and pound before Jason Herzog stepped in to connect with a top rated to the motion.
Pinheiro, a teammate of former featherweight winner Jose Aldo, did not require her major notch judo recreation as she acquired her next consecutive victory through strikes. Prior to Tuesday night’s celebration, she landed a a single-punch KO of Helen Harper at Brave FC 2019 in November 2019.
Frausto, a Combate Americas and Invicta FC veteran, entered the fight with three consecutive victories as her UFC hopes—at the very least for now—will have to be put on hold.