Paige VanZant congratulated Amanda Ribas immediately after being submitted throughout their important card combat at UFC 251 on Combat Island.
The flyweight contender was pressured to faucet out within the first spherical through the contest on Yas Island after being taken down and cranked in an arm bar.
Because the betting underdog, few could have been stunned to see VanZant lose – however maybe the way by which the combat ended could have caught a number of folks out.
’12 gauge’ is now formally out of contract after combating her last bout on her UFC deal and confirmed she can be contemplating her choices instantly after the bout.
“Congrats to Amanda on such an incredible efficiency,” she wrote on Instagram.
“It was really an honor [sic] to share the octagon with you. As for me, I’ll stand up as I at all times do. I can’t wait to see the place God takes me subsequent.”
Ribas is now using a five-fight successful streak, with three of these victories coming by stoppage. After the win, she addressed combating out of a small city with out the camp or assets of a once-heavily hyped prospect like VanZant.
“Thanks to the UFC to provide me a chance to combat right here and do my work,” Ribas mentioned after her win. “I feel on this combat I proved myself to the world that it doesn’t matter who you’re or what you’re.
“What actually issues is what you do along with your life.”