Jessica Andrade entered this fight with a professional record of 18-6-0 (67% finishing rate) and she is ranked as the No.2 women’s strawweight in the world. ‘Bate Estaca’ Andrade lost to Joanna Jedrzejczyk last year (Jedrzejczyk vs Andrade) but then she has beat Claudia Gadelha (Claudia Gadelha vs Jessica Andrade) and Tecia Torres (Jessica Andrade vs Tecia Torres).
Her opponent, the former Ksw Flw champion Karolina Kowalkiewicz, has a mma record of 12-2-0 (25% finishing rate) and she entered as the No.6 in the same weight class. She suffered two consecutive defeats between 2016 and 2017, against Joanna Jędrzejczyk (Jedrzejczyk vs Kowalkiewicz) and Claudia Gadelha (Gadelha vs Kowalkiewicz), but then she has won over Jodie Esquibel (Karolina Kowalkiewicz vs Jodie Esquibel) and Felice Herrig. Andrade vs Kowalkiewicz is on the undercard of Tyron Woodley vs Darren Till – UFC 228. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 228: Woodley vs Till
Where: American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
Division: strawweight (115 lbs, 52 kg)
UFC 228 fight card (main fights):
Tyron Woodley vs Darren Till
Jessica Andrade vs Karolina Kowalkiewicz
Zabit Magomedsharipov vs Brandon Davis
John Dodson vs Jimmie Rivera
Aljamain Sterling vs Cody Stamann
Andrade’s previous fight: Jessica Andrade vs Tecia Torres
Kowalkiewicz’s next fight: Karolina Kowalkiewicz vs Michelle Waterson
Andrade’s next fight: Rose Namajunas vs Jessica Andrade
Andrade vs Kowalkiewicz Fight Video:
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