Thursday, December 9, 2010
This past August was supposed to the breakthrough American performance for top women’s fighter Carina Damm.
An early favorite in the Strikeforce women’s 135-pound tournament, Damm had a surprisingly disappointing performance against Hitomi Akano, losing the bout via submission in the second round, derailing her comeback run.
Eager to prove her loss to Akano was only a temporary setback, Damm now moves down to 125-pounds to take on Colorado rising star Cat Albert at Winter Brawl in Grand Forks, N.D.
“I believe that I lost a bit of focus on the second round and fell into Hitomi’s game,” Damm told MMAWeekly.com of her August loss. “For this next fight I’m training twice as much as before so it doesn’t happen again.”
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Posted by Non Stop WMMA at 9:13 PM