It was a little emotional battle, but in the end, Carla Esparza After the defeat, Strawett won the champion belt at the UFC Rose Namazunas.
After five rounds with just a few punches and only three removal attempts, the judges gave Asparza the victory by a split decision. Ecuadorian Warriors, This May 7, 2022, he celebrated with tears in his eyes and hugged his coaches.
Sometimes, the lack of public action provokes a fight. “It was a tough fight. I tried to be aggressive.” The 34-year-old fighter said those who got it The title in their division for the second time. The first occasion was in 2014.
Going to be married
After the match, Esparza revealed that he accepted the title fight despite this fact It will be just a week before their wedding.
He said jokingly Happy to come to the ceremony with an intact faceDuring the five rounds of his fight against Namazunas he was asked about the almost zero exchange of blows.
Asparagus is true to its Ecuadorian roots, His mother is Tosagua, a native of Manabi. On her social networks, she usually uploads pictures with a tricolor flag on the back of her back or stamps her sportswear.
“My MySpace name was Ecuadorian Shorty (Little Ecuadorian) “, posted by the athlete a few weeks before his fight against Namjunas.