The former Strikeforce Bw champion Miesha Tate entered this fight with a pro mma record of 16-5-0 (56% finishing rate) and she is ranked as the No.3 women’s bantamweight in the world. She lost two consecutive fights in 2013, against Cat Zingano (4-stars-fight, Tate vs Zingano) and #1 Ronda Rousey (=Rousey vs Tate 2), but then she has won three bouts beating Sara McMann in his last one (=Tate vs McMann).
Her opponent, Jessica Eye, has a record of 11-2-0 (36% finishing rate) and she entered as the No.5 in the same weight class. She fought twice last year losing to Alexis Davis but then she won over Leslie Smith. Tate vs Eye, Ufc women’s Bw championship title eliminator, is on the undercard of TJ Dillashaw vs Renan Barao 2 – UFC on Fox 16. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC on Fox 16: Dillashaw vs Barao 2
Where: United Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Division: bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg)
Tate’s previous fight: Miesha Tate vs Sara McMann
Eye’s next fight: Jessica Eye vs Julianna Pena
Tate’s next fight: Holly Holm vs Miesha Tate
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