Josiane Nunes picked up her first UFC victory with a punch perfect Knockout victory over oversized Bea Malecki in UFC On ESPN 29 undercard on Saturday at Apex Center, Las Vegas.
Nunes (7-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC) was a significantly smaller fighter when comparing with Malecki (2-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC), who had a seven inch height but that didn’t deter Nunes, who came forward throwing bombs, eventually knocking out Malecki in the first round of the scheduled three round fight.
Nunes added pressure to every off her move and tried closing down the distance but Malecki, would just turn away to avoid the heat. Nunes kept trying to connect combinations and towards the end of the round, Nunes connected a big left that dropped Malecki immediately to the canvas, no follow up punches were allowed or needed to finish Malecki.
Nunes picked up her first victory since signing up with the UFC and increased he unbeaten streak to seven. However, Malechi was handed her first professional MMA loss.
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