She won the fight via unanimous decision. She successfully defended the title against Penne, defeating her in the third round via TKO following a flurry of punches and a knee against the cage. She won the fight by unanimous decision to retain her title. She won the fight via unanimous decision, and successfully defended her title for the fifth consecutive time. She lost the fight via unanimous decision. Photos: The Joanne Calderwood Story. Photos: The Dominick Cruz Story. Your email address will not be published.
Karolina Kowalkiewicz born 15 October is a Polish mixed martial artist. As of August 12, , she is 14 in the UFC women's strawweight rankings. Kowalkiewicz began her mixed martial arts career at the age of sixteen when she began training in Krav Maga. She later trained in Muay Thai and decided to make it a career. She fought two amateur fights before turning pro. Kowalkiewicz made her professional debut in her native Poland in May Over the next three-and-a-half years she amassed an undefeated record of 7 wins against no losses.
The Brazilian became the strawweight champion after securing a stunning victory over her rival at UFC in Rio. The Brazilian became the strawweight champion after securing a stunning victory over her rival at UFC in Rio, slamming the American to the ground and leaving her unconscious. That victory saw her become just the fourth woman to raise the strawweight championship belt, following in the footsteps of Namajunas, Joanna Jedrzejczyk, and Carla Esparza, reports The Mirror.
As of October 14, , she is 4 in the UFC women's strawweight rankings. Brown against Juliana Lima. She won the fight via unanimous decision. The judges' decision was met with much controversy as the majority of the MMA media scored the bout in favor of Gadelha.