Ukrainian female fighter lost by guillotine choke at the start of a fight in the UFC. Video
Ukrainian Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's flyweight division fighter Maryna Moroz (11-4) suffered an early defeat at UFC 292 in Boston. The 31-year-old native of Dnipropetrovsk lost in the first round of a featherweight bout to promising 29-year-old Brazilian Karin Silva (16-4).
Our compatriot got caught in a guillotine choke and tapped her opponent's leg for a second before the break, signaling that she was giving up.
This marked her second consecutive defeat. Last November, Moroz lost by unanimous decision to another Brazilian, Jennifer Maia.
As reported by OBOZREVATEL, a multiple boxing champion of Ukraine Olena Kolesnyk suffered a defeat in the Professional Fighters League of the United States (PFL) while performing in mixed martial arts (MMA) the day before. The 32-year-old from Odesa lost in the semifinals to Brazilian Larissa Pacheco.