Plus six pro females square off at Evolution Combat Sports. One of the toughest women in MMA is back, and hasn’t lost a step. Kelly Kobold was victorious at the Brutaal MMA card this weekend, as she made short work of the undefeated Pipi Taylor, making her tap via armbar at 2:05 of the first round. Kobold hasn’t seen professional action in two years, but did do an exhibition match last year. The win snaps a three fight losing streak. Kobold looks in great shape and hopes to compete in the 125 pound division in her next fight.
You can watch the complete fight below, thanks to Kobold’s Crew at Team Bison
Ring of Fire MMA champion Michelle Blalock successfully defended her title this weekend verse a tough Casey Nolan in what was Blalock’s pro debut. The referee stopped the contest at 3:11 in the second round to give Blaock the victory.
Three women’s fights topped the Evolution Combat Sports card, as the fighters mixed it up in different fashions.
#7 ranked 125 pounder Carla Esparza made quick work of Yadira Anzaldua, getting the rear naked choke in just :53 seconds. Esparaza’s next fight will be verse #6 ranked Jessica Aguilar at Bellator on June 25 at the Hard Rock Casino in Hollywood, FL, and live on MTV 2.
Local favorite Margarita Chavez and Iowa’s Cassie Rodish duked it out for three rounds, as Chavez got the split decision win.
In the main event of the evening, Jackson/Winkeljohn MMA’s Heather Clark showed off her boxing skills and got the TKO victory over tough Texan Jennifer Scott in the second round.
And finally, M-1 women’s champion Yana Kunitskaya defeated Rotaru Andreea in a K-1 kickboxing match.
Kelly Kobold vs. Pipi Taylor Courtesy Team Bison