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The Kayla Harrison present continued tonight (Thurs. August 19, 2021), which is to say PFL’s girls’s Light-weight match moved one other step ahead with its semi-final match ups. In the primary occasion, two-time Olympic Judo gold medalist Kayla Harrison squared off with Kiwi kickboxer Genah Fabian.
After a quick feeling out course of, Harrison dove into the clinch and pressed her foe towards the cage. The -4000 favourite started working knees earlier than touchdown a visit takedown immediately into facet management. It didn’t take lengthy for Harrison to maneuver into mount, the place heavy punches started to land.
Fabian tried to maintain shifting from backside place, however she was caught in a troublesome dilemma between punches and the potential armbar. As Fabian tried to scramble, Harrison flattened out her opponent from again mount, securing the wrist journey and pounding away till the referee known as the competition.
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Earlier within the night time, Taylor Guardado defeated Mariana Morais through choice, incomes herself a spot within the finals vs. Harrison. The chances on the matchup between the 3-1 Light-weight and 11-0 defending champion are sure to be astronomical, which is typical of Harrison’s PFL match ups.
Can anybody problem the Judoka?
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Nina Nunes vs. Amanda Lemos feels like a fantastic step up for Lemos and harmful problem for the veteran.
UFC acertou Nina Nunes x Amanda Lemos para evento do dia 18 de dezembro. #feedmma
— Raphael Marinho (@raphamarinho) August 19, 2021
Observe makes excellent:
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