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"The Warrior Princess"

12-4-0

Zoila Frausto-Gurgel

"The Warrior Princess" Zoila Frausto-Gurgel
  • Given Name: Zoila L. Frausto
  • Professional MMA Record: 12-4-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: The Warrior Princess
  • Current Streak: 3 Losses
  • Age: 30 | Date of Birth: 1983.09.10
  • Last Fight: December 07, 2013 in IFC
  • Weight Class: Flyweight | Last Weigh-In: 125.8 lbs
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $15,000 USD
  • Height: 5'4" (163cm) | Reach: 66.0" (168cm)
  • Gym/Affiliation: Combat Sports Academy
  • Born: Fresno, California
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Personal Pages: Twitter  |  Facebook

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Gurgel debuted in mixed martial arts on February 13, 2009 and faced Karina Hallinan and winning via split decision.  She would later compete in Strikeforce and Bellator.  In Bellator, she entered the 115lb tournament and won 2 controversial split decisions on her way to the inaugural 115lb womens champsionship. 

 

Gurgel later suffered a torn ACL that sidelined her for a year before defeating Casey Noland by unanimous decision.  She next faced Jessica Eye in a non-title bout at 125lbs in which she lost in the first minute via standing arm triangle.  Many say she should stay at her natural 115lb weight class rather than fight the bigger fighters at 125lb.

Last updated 12.10.2012, 9:35 PM ET
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Zoila Frausto-Gurgel MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Professional Results Opponent Event Date
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Vanessa Porto
Ref: John McCarthy
Invicta FC 7: Honchak vs. Smith
Main Card | Flyweight | 125 lbs
2013.12.07
Odds: -225 Moderate Favorite Upset Defeat | Weigh-In: 125.75 lbs
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Jennifer Maia
Ref: John McCarthy
Invicta FC 5: Penne vs. Waterson
Main Card | Flyweight | 125 lbs
2013.04.05
Odds: -175 Slight Favorite | Weigh-In: 125.5 lbs
Loss | Submission
0:58 Round 1 of 3
Jessica Eye
Ref: Bill Bookwalter
Bellator 83
Main Card | Flyweight | 125 lbs
2012.12.07
Odds: -145 Slight Favorite | Weigh-In: 124.5 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Casey Noland
Ref: Jerry Poe
Bellator 78
Preliminary Card | Flyweight | 125 lbs
2012.10.26
Weigh-In: 123.5 lbs
Cancelled Bout Carina Damm Bellator 57 2011.11.12
Reason: Gurgel ACL Injury
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Karina Hallinan
Ref: Josh Rosenthal
Bellator 35
Preliminary Card | Strawweight | 115 lbs
2011.03.05
Disclosed Pay: $12,000 ($6K Base, $6K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 125.6 lbs
Win | Decision | Split
5 Rounds, 25:00 Total
Megumi Fujii
Ref: Frank Gentile
Bellator 34
Co-Main Event | Tournament Finals | 115 lbs
2010.10.28
Odds: +400 Heavy Underdog Upset Victory | Weigh-In: 114.5 lbs
#59 Biggest Upset of All Time
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Jessica Aguilar
Bellator 31
Main Card | Tournament Semifinal | 115 lbs
2010.09.30
Odds: -200 Moderate Favorite | Weigh-In: 116.2 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Jessica Penne
Ref: Andrew Krzeptowski
Bellator 25
Main Card | Tournament Quarterfinal | 115 lbs
2010.08.19
Odds: -230 Moderate Favorite | Weigh-In: 115.0 lbs
Win | KO/TKO | Strikes
2:00 Round 1 of 3
Rosi Sexton
Ref: Gary Copeland
Bellator 23
Main Card | Catchweight | 121 lbs
2010.06.24
Odds: +265 Moderate Underdog Upset Victory | Weigh-In: 120.0 lbs
#46 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2010
Win | Submission | Injury Michelle Ould TWC 8 2010.05.16
Loss | Submission | Armlock
4:09 Round 2 of 3, 9:09 Total
Miesha Tate
Ref: John McCarthy
Strikeforce Challengers 7: Johnson vs Mahe
Main Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs
2010.03.27
Odds: +138 Slight Underdog | Disclosed Pay: $3,000 Base | Weigh-In: 132.4 lbs
Win | Submission | Armlock Jessica Rakoczy Tachi Palace Fights 2010.02.04
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Elisha Helsper
Strikeforce Challengers 4: Gurgel vs. Evangelista
Main Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs
2009.11.06
Weigh-In: 132.5 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous Leann Jenkins PureCombat 2009.07.25
Win | Decision | Unanimous Sarah Boyd DTP 2009.06.27
Win | Decision | Split Karina Hallinan Wargods/Ken Shamrock Productions 2009.02.13

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