LAS VEGAS – Amanda Lemos beat Livinha Souza with a first-round TKO Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC 259 in Las Vegas.
Have a look contained in the battle with Lemos, who gained for the third straight time after a 2017 loss in her UFC debut.
Lemos on the battle’s key second
“The battle was precisely what I skilled for. I knew what was ready for me and that she would go for her grappling. I used to be following her coaching and noticed that she was coaching a variety of muay Thai, too. I imagined that she would wish to commerce with me just a little bit on high, however that she would return to her grappling, however I managed to impose my sport on a regular basis and it labored out. My robust spot is her weak spot. I remained in my technique and got here out with a win.”
DROPPED WITH A JAB 💥
🇧🇷 Lemos was in management from minute one!
— UFC (@ufc) March 6, 2021
Lemos on her two knockdowns within the battle
“It means so much to me. I wish to do much more – I can present much more.”