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Weili Zhang vs. Joanna Jędrzejczyk

Co-Main Event | UFC Strawweight Championship | 115 lbs

"Magnum" Weili Zhang
Joanna Jędrzejczyk

Round 5

20-1-0   Pro Record At Fight   16-3-0
Climbed to 21-1   Record After Fight   Fell to 16-4
-195 (Moderate Favorite)   Betting Odds   +165 (Slight Underdog)
Champion   Title   Challenger
China   Nationality   Poland
Hebei, China   Fighting out of   Coconut Creek, Florida
30 years, 6 months, 3 weeks, 2 days   Age at Fight   32 years, 6 months, 2 weeks, 4 days
115.0 lbs (52.2 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   115.0 lbs (52.2 kgs)
5'4" (163cm)   Height   5'6" (168cm)
63.0" (160cm)   Reach   65.5" (166cm)
Black Tiger Fight Club   Gym   American Top Team
UFC 248
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 248: Adesanya vs. Romero
  • Date: Saturday 03.07.2020 at 10:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Keith Peterson
  • Venue: T-Mobile Arena
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Bout Billing: Co-Main Event (fight 10 of 11)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 115 lbs (52.2 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Jon Anik, Daniel Cormier, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Zhang Total Disclosed Pay: $250,000
  • Jędrzejczyk Total Disclosed Pay: $156,000
  • Title on Line: UFC Strawweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Zhang
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Zhang vs. Jędrzejczyk Wiki

Weili Zhang VS Joanna Jędrzejczyk was the co-main event of UFC 248. Reigning champion Weili Zhang made her first title defense against the most dominant champion in the divisons history Joanna Jedrzejczyk. Throughout the fight Weili landed a lot of strikes on the forehead of Joanna which lead to Joanna developing a massive hematoma on her forehead, Joanna continued fighting despite the massive swelling. It was a back and forth fight which ended up going the distance with Weili winning a somewhat controversial split decision and retaining her belt. The fight earnt fight of the night honors and ended up being dubbed the Fight of the year 2020. The fight is widely regarded to be the greatest womans fight of all time and one of the all time greatest fights in the sport of Mixed Martial Arts.

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03.12.2022 | 12:18 PM ET

that's his only forum post too, *** lol

03.12.2022 | 12:22 PM ET

He said "mate" obviously he was Australian and referring to Baldric. 😆

03.13.2022 | 4:39 PM ET

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