Friday, March 2, 2012

Ashley Taylor defeats Adrianna Ruyon: Fight Video


On Saturday February, 25 at East Peoria Throw Down in East Peoria, Illinois

#24 ranked 135-pound fighter Ashley Taylor (3-2-1) defeated Adrianna Ruyon (0-1-0) by verbal submission in the second round of their 135-pound amateur MMA match.

Ashley has now won her last two matches in a row since returning from an injury she sustained in early 2011

She trains at Central Illinois combat Club in East Peoria, Illinois where she is coached by Bob Long and pro WMMA fighter Ashley Sanchez.

To see the fight video click read more below.

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Raquel Pennington defeats Kim Couture


On Saturday March, 3 at Midieval Fights: "MMA at The Venue" at The Venue in Casper, Wyoming

#30 ranked 135- pound fighter Raquel Pennington (1-0-0) defeated Kim Couture (3-7-0) by TKO (due to knees to the mid-section) in the second round of their 135-pound professional MMA match. (Kim weighed 138)

Raquel is coming off a very successful amateur career as the #1 ranked fighter at 135- pounds with five championship titles. She holds victories over Heater Sachleban, J.J. Aldrich, T.J. Cunannan and Kyane Hampton, twice.

The only loss of her amateur career came against Taylor Stratford.