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Former Invicta FC champion Carla Esparza had to fight her way through The Ultimate Fighter 20 strawweight tournament along with everybody else in order to get a crack at becoming the first UFC women’s 115-pound champion. And she became the champ by squaring off with Rose Namajunas in the final.
Check out the first-ever UFC women’s strawweight championship bout between Carla Esparza and Rose Namajunas.
Epsarza will make the first defense of her title at UFC 185 on March 21 when she faces Joanna Jedrzejczyk.