Official decision Zhang Weili defeats Joanna Jedrzejczyk by split decision (48-47, 47-48, 48-47). Zhang returns fire. Jedrzejczyk is landing combinations but Zhang is landing the bigger shots now.
Weili attempts the first defense of the strawweight title she won this past August with a first-round stoppage of Jessica Andrade. Watch the free full fight replay not highlights from UFC 248: Weili Zhang vs Joanna Jedrzejczyk for the UFC women's strawweight title from Las Vegas on March 7th 2020. UFC 253 in Tweets: Pros react to Israel Adesanya’s flawless victory, ‘Polish Power’ of Jan Blachowicz.
MMAFighting scores the round 10-9 Jedrzejczyk, 48-47 Jedrzejczyk overall. Exchanges! Big left hook from Zhang snaps Jedrzejczyk’s head back. Huge elbow from Jedrzejczyk and Zhang is backed up against the fence! Round 2: Stats show the first round was a dead even 28 strikes apiece. Zhang is still tring to figure out the southpaw and Jedrzejczyk is picking her sports well. Now we have a clinch fight and it’s a back-and-forth for control. This is a phenomenal bout. Whoever is coming forward is mostly winning and Jedrzejczyk lands a great left hand that has Zhang backing up now. Zhang is now on the retreat.
Big exchange to start the round.The dynamic of power versus volume seems to have returned but Zhang is landing less than she did before. Jedrzejczyk’s forehead is a balloon.
Round two starts with Jedrzejczyk on the offensive, landing a combination that gets Zhang’s attention. This is an awesome fight. Zhang lands astrong right hand that has Jedrzejczyk in full retreat. Big exchange and Jedrzejczyk gets her head snapped back. TWo minutes left and this is anyone’s fight. WHAT A FIGHT. Half way through the first, Jedrzejczyk is dictating the fight at range but Zhang is now starting to crowd more and starting to walk Jedrzejczyk down.
Zhang catches a kick and drags Jedrzejczyk to the ground but Jedrzejczyk is right back up. And another.
Good elbows in the clinch fom Zhang but good knees to the body from Jedrzejczyk. Round 4: Apparently it was a right hand from Zhang that caused the hematoma. Israel Adesanya vs. Paulo Costa full fight video highlights.
Jedrzejczyk lands the first good shot with a short left hand. https://www.allthebestfights.com/zhang-vs-joanna-full-fight-video-ufc-248 MMAFighting score the round 10-9 Zhang (38-38 overall). Both are fireing and Jedrzejczyk is on the offensive. Great exhcnage but Jedrzejczyk wins and has Zhang backing up. Zhang seems to get the better of it though and she’s marching forward. Zhang comes forward and the horn sounds on a razor close round. A spinning backfirst from Jedrzejczyk wobbles Zhang with seconds left and Zhang smashes her right back as the horn sounds. Zhang lands a monster right hand that has Jedrzejczyk stunned! Israel Adesanya ultimately had an easy night at the office as he dispatched Paulo Costa in dominant fashion to defend his title at UFC 253. Jedrzejczyk is now on the retreat as Zhang has decided to just walk through the fire and let her power be the difference maker. Watch now Zhang Weili vs Joanna Jedrzejczyk Full Fight Video in HD quality. Zhang misses a spinning attack. That may well be the greatest women’s fight in MMA history and it’s now the front-runner for Fight of the Year. Jedrzejczyk stands back up and still looks a little gunshy. Heac kick glances from Jedrzejczyk and check hook as well. Jedrzejczyk, the former 115-pound champ, tries for a second time to recapture the title she lost to Rose Namajunas. Both women are showing it and Jedrzejczyk lands a pair fo good knees in the clinch.