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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: 31 | Date of Birth: 1983.09.10
  • Last Fight: December 07, 2013 in IFC
  • Weight Class: Flyweight | Last Weigh-In: 125.8 lbs
  • Affiliation: Combat Sports Academy
  • Height: 5'4" (163cm) | Reach: 66.0" (168cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $15,000 USD
  • 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

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Vanessa Porto
12-3-0 15-6-0

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 | Referee: John McCarthy
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jennifer Maia
12-2-0 6-2-1

Invicta FC 5: Penne vs. Waterson
Main Card | Flyweight | 125 lbs

2013.04.05
Odds: -175 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 125.5 lbs | Referee: John McCarthy
Loss | Submission
0:58 Round 1 of 3

Jessica Eye
12-1-0 8-1-0

Bellator 83
Main Card | Flyweight | 125 lbs

2012.12.07
Odds: -145 (Slight Favorite) | Weigh-In: 124.5 lbs | Referee: Bill Bookwalter
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Casey Noland
11-1-0 4-2-0

Bellator 78
Preliminary Card | Flyweight | 125 lbs

2012.10.26
Weigh-In: 123.5 lbs | Referee: Jerry Poe
Cancelled Bout Carina Damm Bellator 57 2011.11.12
Reason: Gurgel ACL Injury
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Karina Hallinan
10-1-0 3-4-0

Bellator 35
Preliminary Card | Strawweight | 115 lbs

2011.03.05
Disclosed Pay: $12,000 ($6K Base, $6K Bonus) | Weigh-In: 125.6 lbs | Referee: Josh Rosenthal
Win | Decision | Split
5 Rounds, 25:00 Total

Megumi Fujii
9-1-0 22-0-0

Bellator 34
Co-Main Event | Tournament Finals | 115 lbs

2010.10.28
Odds: +400 (Heavy Underdog) Upset Victory | Weigh-In: 114.5 lbs | Referee: Frank Gentile
#48 Biggest Upset of All Time
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jessica Aguilar
8-1-0 9-3-0

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
7-1-0 7-0-0

Bellator 25
Main Card | Tournament Quarterfinal | 115 lbs

2010.08.19
Odds: -230 (Moderate Favorite) | Weigh-In: 115.0 lbs | Referee: Andrew Krzeptowski
Win | KO/TKO | Strikes
2:00 Round 1 of 3

Rosi Sexton
6-1-0 10-1-0

Bellator 23
Main Card | Catchweight | 121 lbs

2010.06.24
Odds: +265 (Moderate Underdog) Upset Victory | Weigh-In: 120.0 lbs | Referee: Gary Copeland
#47 Best MMA Knockout of the Year 2010
Win | Submission | Injury

Michelle Ould

California Regional

2010.05.16
Loss | Submission | Armlock
4:09 Round 2 of 3, 9:09 Total

Miesha Tate
5-0-0 8-2-0

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 | Referee: John McCarthy
Win | Submission | Armlock

Jessica Rakoczy

Tachi Palace Fights

2010.02.04
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Elisha Helsper
3-0-0 0-1-0

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

California Regional

2009.06.27
Win | Decision | Split

Karina Hallinan

California Regional

2009.02.13

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