The Ufc champion Zhang Weili entered this fight with a pro mma record of 20-1-0 (85% finishing rate) and she is ranked as the No.1 women’s strawweight in the world. She suffered her only loss when she faced Meng Bo at her professional mma debut in 2013, since then she has won 20 consecutive bouts beating Jessica Aguilar, Tecia Torres (Tecia Torres vs Weili Zhang) and Jessica Andrade in her last three (Jessica Andrade vs Weili Zhang).
Her opponent, the former Wkn kickboxing and former Ufc strawweight champ Joanna Jedrzejczyk, has a record of 16-3-0 (31% finishing rate) and she entered as the No.3 in the same weight class. She lost to Valentina Shevchenko in 2018 (Valentina Shevchenko vs Joanna Jedrzejczyk) but then she beat Michelle Waterson in 2019 (Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs Michelle Waterson). Zhang vs Joanna is valid for the Ufc women’s strawweight title (Zhang’s first defense); undercard of Israel Adesanya vs Yoel Romero – UFC 248. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 248: Adesanya vs. Romero
Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: strawweight (115 lbs, 52 kg)
Title: UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship
UFC 248 fight card (main fights):
Israel Adesanya vs Yoel Romero
Weili Zhang vs Joanna Jedrzejczyk
Beneil Dariush vs Drakkar Klose
Neil Magny vs Li Jingliang
Alex Oliveira vs Max Griffin
Rodolfo Vieira vs Saparbek Safarov
Zhang’s previous fight: Jessica Andrade vs Weili Zhang
Joanna’s previous fight: Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs Michelle Waterson
Zhang vs Joanna Fight Video:
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