A key women’s bantamweight scrap between former division champion Holly Holm and former title challenger Bethe Correia served as the main event of today’s UFC Fight Night 111 card in Singapore.
Round one begins and Holm starts off quickly. Bethe misses with an early low kick. Holly is utilizing a lot of movement trying to find her way inside. Holm with a side kick to the body and then another. Bethe is backed up against the fence but fires off a leg kick that lands. She misses with a follow up left hand. Holm with another side kick. Bethe responds with a low kick. Both women seem very tentative early. Just as I say that Holly lands a hard kick to the body of Correia. Holm steps in and lands a left hand but Bethe is able to counter with a right of her own. Correia smiles at Holly after that exchange. Holm fires off another side kick. She misses with a high kick as round one comes to an end.