Amanda Lemos retains profitable.
Getting into UFC 259, Lemos (9-1-1 MMA, 3-1 UFC) had victories by choice and submission below the promotional banner – and he or she added a TKO to her resume Saturday on the UFC Apex.
Within the third preliminary card combat, Lemos dispatched former Invicta FC strawweight champion Livinha Souza with punches at 3:39 of Spherical 1.
From starting to finish, Lemos placed on a hanging clinic. She dropped Lemos early within the spherical with a heavy overhand proper. Souza (14-3 MMA, 3-2 UFC) survived the assault that adopted and labored her means again to her toes. Nevertheless, she didn’t stay there for lengthy.
Shortly thereafter, Lemos floored Souza with a stiff left jab. From there, minimal strikes have been sufficient for referee Jason Herzog to leap in and wave off the combat.
Amanda Lemos put the exclamation level on a flawless first spherical ❗️
— ESPN MMA (@espnmma) March 6, 2021
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