MMA Tatiana Suarez lately defeated Jessica Andrade thru 2nd-spherical submission at UFC Nashville final weekend. After the trendy fighters UFC rankings update, it become discovered that Suarez’s dominant win propelled her into the top-5 ranks in the ladies’s strawweight department.
Suarez grappled Andrade from the primary round and dominated her opponent on the floor. Tatiana went for her trademark guillotine choke early within the 2nd spherical and forced Andrade to tap at 1:31.
According to the modern UFC ratings replace, Tatiana Suarez jumped six places from the No.10 spot to the No.Four spot in her department. Furthermore, she also jumped six spots on the ladies’s pound-for-pound scores and is now the No.9-ranked fighter on the listing.
Elsewhere on the girls’s pound-for-pound list, Erin Blanchfield and Yan Xionan went up one spot each and now occupy the No.6 and No.Eight ranks, respectively. Meanwhile, Jessica Andrade dropped to the No.12 rank, while Amanda Lemos and Mayra Bueno Silva dropped to No.14 and No.15, respectively.
Andrade became additionally demoted within the women’s flyweight division. Katlyn Chookagian now occupies her preceding No.Five spot, at the same time as the Brazilian sits at No.6.
In the guys’s featherweight division, Bryce Mitchell and Sodiq Yousuff exchanged places, with ‘Thug Nasty’ changing Yousuff because the No.11-ranked fighter. Similarly, Tim Elliot replaced Manel Kape on the No.9 spot in the flyweight department.
Tatiana Suarez requires name shot after UFC Nashville victory
After her remarkable win last weekend, Tatiana Suarez wants to capitalize on her momentum. The 32-12 months-old currently claimed she’s gunning for a title shot soon and stated that she’d like to fight the winner of the girls’s strawweight name fight between Weili Zhang and Amanda Lemos at UFC 292.
Suarez returned to the octagon in February this 12 months after injuries pressured her to the sidelines for nearly four years. However, in spite of her prolonged hiatus, she showed no symptoms of ring rust and secured returned-to-again submission victories that received her Performance of the Night bonuses.
Tatiana Suarez is now prepared to face the largest take a look at of her profession. Soon once you have her hand raised at UFC on ESPN 50 in Nashville, the undefeated fighter referred to as for a title shot at the 115-pound name.
In a post-combat presser, she addressed a potential title fight in opposition to Weili Zhang or Amanda Lemos:
I think I match up well against them. I suppose I match up well towards all of us. I think that I’m going to be a world champion… I do agree with that I deserve to fight for the identify. I don’t know who’s going to win, however I want the winner.