Freestyle Cage Fighting has released their opening round matches for their historic 135 pound women’s tournament.
The winner of this tournament will receive a contract with Strikeforce.
AJ Jenkins (16-2) who is on a is on a six match win streak will be facing Sarah Schnieder (4-2), who is trying to get back on the winning track since her loss to # 1 ranked Sarah Kaufman.
Liz Carraro (5-5) and Jan Finney (6-7) are both looking to make it their third win in a row.
# 7 ranked Jennifer Tate (5-1) will face Kaitlin Young (4-3 pictured with belt) who will be trying to get back on the winning track.
And # 4 ranked Shayna Baszler (9-6 pictured with guitar), after losing to # 1 ranked 135 pounder Sarah Kaufman and # 1 ranked 145 pound champion Cyborg Santos, is hoping to get a win over Japanese journeywoman fighter Megumi Yabushita (18-15).
FCF is hoping the tournament will be televised on HDNet, and FighterGirls and other women’s MMA websites are asking for your help.
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