Manon Fiorot earned a second victory in as many fights at the UFC on Saturday night time in Las Vegas. The Frenchwoman inflicted a horrible TKO on Tabatha Ricci throughout the second spherical and continues her ascent in the flyweight.
“If I manage a new knockout, I think I can go directly to at least the top 15”, had promised Manon Fiorot for RMC Sport forward of their second UFC battle this Saturday in Las Vegas.
The stage of her duel in opposition to Tabatha Ricci and the enormous TKO inflicted by the Frenchwoman may shortly give her a likelihood in opposition to a member of the high 10 in the flyweight class. The 31-year-old Frenchwoman chained a second consecutive success in the octagon and now has a file of seven wins (one loss) in MMA.
Substitute at the final minute for Ukrainian Maryna Moroz, Tabatha Ricci hoped to safe a sixth victory amongst the execs for her UFC debut, however the Brazilian proved to be fairly powerless in opposition to the fury of Manon Fiorot.
Much extra offensive, “The Beast” attacked her rival and mastered her battle completely. If the Brazilian tried to convey this duel to the floor, the Niçoise completely defended and countered her rival. History to climb a little extra its hill inside the prestigious group led by Dana white, the Habs have additional accelerated to extinguish their opponent of the day.
Fiorot: “I’m here to fight”
After a first and very good collection of punches to ship Ricci to the floor, Manon Fiorot completed the job brilliantly. If Tabatha Ricci briefly tried to rise up, the French adopted with a new deluge of blows alongside the cage and compelled the referee to finish the torture.
“It’s true that at the beginning I was a little disappointed with this change of opponent because I really wanted to show my level against a girl from the top 15, explained Manon Fiorot after her very convincing success. But after that it is my job and I’m here to fighter (sic). I’m really happy I was able to find this opponent in three days. Thanks to Tabatha Ricci. I hope to have another fight very soon. “
Still undefeated in two fights at UFC, Manon Fiorot made an impression with her very large victory this Saturday. What will most likely open the doorways to the high 10 and the important card in Las Vegas in a short time. Small level to evaluation, she could shortly need to abandon French to reply questions Michael Bisping after every of his victories in the octagon.