Cynthia Calvillo entered this fight with a professional mma record of 7-1-0 (71% finishing rate) and she is ranked as the No.12 women’s strawweight in the world. She suffered her only loss when she faced Carla Esparza in 2017, after this bout she came back to win against Poliana Botelho in 2018.
Her opponent, Cortney Casey-Sanchez, has an official record of 8-6-0 (75% finishing rate) and she entered as the No.14 in the same weight class. She lost two consecutive fights between 2017 and 2018, against Felice Herrig and Michelle Waterson but then she has beat Angela Hill. Calvillo vs Casey is on the undercard of Francis Ngannou vs Cain Velasquez – UFC on ESPN 1. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC on ESPN 1: Ngannou vs. Velasquez
Where: Talking Stick Resort Arena, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Division: strawweight (115 lbs, 52 kg)
UFC on ESPN 1 fight card (main fights):
Francis Ngannou vs Cain Velasquez
Paul Felder vs James Vick
Cynthia Calvillo vs Cortney Casey
Kron Gracie vs Alex Caceres
Vicente Luque vs Bryan Barberena
Myles Jury vs Andre Fili
Jimmie Rivera vs Aljamain Sterling
Calvillo vs Casey Fight Video:
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