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For every a report from ESPN, prime women’s Strawweight prospect Mackenzie Dern is currently being focused to confront previous Invicta FC champ Virna Jandiroba at UFC 256 on December 12. Although the two have verbally agreed to battle, however contracts are but to be signed, and there is however no official occasion site.
Dern is one of the most decorated grapplers in UFC record. A a number of-time gold medalist in rather a great deal each jiu-jitsu opposition that implies anything. Even though she shed a little bit of momentum when she endured her very first defeat to Amanda Ribas — who has turned out to be seriously superior! — Dern returned in a huge way, publishing equally Hannah Cifers and Randa Markos in 2020 (HIGHLIGHTS!).
It is a appreciable action up in opposition for the prospect.
Jandiroba is an ace grappler in her own suitable, a jiu-jitsu black belt with 13 submission wins. Most recently, Jandiroba ran through Felice Herrig, scoring a quick submission (HIGHLIGHTS!). “Carcara” has nearly two times the specialist working experience of Dern with an impressive document of 16-1.
Who ya’ obtained?!?
Cory Sandhagen is tricky as hell, and tomorrow night’s primary function is going to be great.
It doesn’t surface Mike Perry is prepared to bury the hatchet with Darren Till (nor allow him into the corner).
He’s all right.
The stats present that tomorrow night’s co-major function amongst Edson Barboza and Makwan Amirkhani is an serious case in point of striker vs. grappler.
David doesn’t usually win.
It will be an thrilling day if Jon Jones and Israel Adesanya at any time battle someplace other than Twitter.
Slips, rips, and KO clips
I really like this odd inside of shoulder lock complete, since it emphasizes 1 of my favored BJJ philosophies: if you have an chance to bend the arm in a bizarre route, do it! The facts issue considerably less than the extension.
“Muay Thai destroy something!” — like forearms!
WOW! Boonlong KOd Petsamarn with his signature left kick in round 2. This is the 2nd struggle in a row that he is received by arm kick. Boonlong is the new 122lb True4u Champion!
(Replay starts at 20 2nd mark) pic.twitter.com/1EoktHmWKR
— Phan K.S. (@MTLevG) October 9, 2020
I’ve prepared this in advance of, but I consider catching and countering kicks is a person of the places that will someday see fantastic advancement in MMA. In assistance of my hypothesis, here’s 1 Championship’s Strawweight kingpin Sam-A undertaking it a 50 percent-dozen instances while carrying 4 oz. gloves!
A neat usually means of transportation:
Midnight New music: I listened to a Spotify playlist entitled “Legendary,” which was a strong blend of basic tunes primarily from the late ‘60s and early ‘70s.
Snooze perfectly Maniacs! Much more martial arts insanity is often on the way.