The former Wkn kickboxing and current Ufc champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk entered this fight with a perfect mma record of 11-0-0 (45% finishing rate) and she is ranked as the No.1 women’s strawweight in the world. She fought three times last year winning over Carla Esparza (=Esparza vs Jedrzejczyk), Jessica Penne (=Jedrzejczyk vs Penne) and Valerie Letourneau (=Jedrzejczyk vs Letourneau).
Her opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu Claudia Gadelha, has an official record of 13-1-0 (62% finishing rate) and she entered as the No.2 in the same weight class. ‘Claudinha’ suffered her only loss when she faced Jedrzejczyk in 2014, after this bout she came back to win in 2015 against Jessica Aguilar (=Aguilar vs Gadelha). Jedrzejczyk vs Gadelha 2, main event of The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale, is valid for the Ufc women’s strawweight title (Jedrzejczyk’s third defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale: Team Joanna vs Team Claudia
Where: MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: strawweight (115 lbs, 52 kg)
Title: UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship
Jedrzejczyk’s previous fight: Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs Valerie Letourneau
Gadelha’s previous fight: Jessica Aguilar vs Claudia Gadelha
Jedrzejczyk’s next fight: Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs Karolina Kowalkiewicz
Gadelha’s next fight: Claudia Gadelha vs Karolina Kowalkiewicz
(Free embeddable highlights video hosted on Youtube)