LAS VEGAS – Tecia Torres defeat Sam Hughes with a initial-round TKO Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC 256 in Las Vegas.
Get a search inside of the fight with Torres, who has received two straight in 2020 immediately after a tough operate of 4 straight final decision losses.
Torres on the fight’s crucial instant
“I’m form of dissatisfied. I was not mindful (the doctor’s stoppage) was going to take place. I understood, searching at her, that she was slash up a minimal bit underneath both equally eyes. Her eyes ended up crimson, and when I spoke to her just after she said she couldn’t see out of her left eye. It was entire of blood. So I guess you just can’t genuinely combat like that.”
— UFC (@ufc) December 13, 2020
Torres on breaking out of her slump
“Coming off my last win, that just gave me a lot more momentum to fight once more. I had been on a small bit of a slump, so I was working with a tiny bit of melancholy. Figuring out that I could come out listed here and set on performances like that tends to make me uber-eager to get a best-5 opponent and combat for the title a person working day. I experience like my really like for the sport fell with those people losses, but it’s back and I’m tremendous thrilled for what’s up coming in 2021. The division is so massive, but so smaller. Nearly anything can happen, so I’m up for the match.”
Torres on what she needs next