Heading into Saturday night’s historic UFC 205 event, which kicked off UFC action in the Empire State after New York finally legalized the sport of MMA earlier this year, it was known that in the Women’s Title fight, it was going to be an undefeated, decorated Polish striker that would leave the Octagon with the title belt around her waist.
In the first of three World Title fights to scheduled to close out the main pay-per-view card, undefeated UFC Women’s Strawweight Champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk and undefeated contender Karolina Kowalkiewicz, both of whom hail from Poland, went into the cage on Saturday night looking to prove they were the best. Although she was on the ropes and in real danger of potentially getting finished late in the fight, it was “Joanna Champion” that left with the gold belt and the “0” in her losses column in tact.
Featured above are highlights of the UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship bout from Saturday night’s UFC 205 pay-per-view, which emanated from Madison Square Garden in New York City.
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