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My ‘Best’ Fight – My First Loss, After My First Win

Have I had a ‘best’ fight?

This is a hard question to answer and the obvious choice would be my first title fight. Everything just went right!

But, I am actually picking my 3rd fight, as it pushed me to my limits and also created such a sense of satisfaction in my own ability as a fighter and true respect for my opponent!

It was an incredible fight. From start to finish it was a war. Not just a brawl but a true and technical display of the heart, determination, and skill involved in female fighting. With two women, giving it their absolute all in that ring. That moment is over in less than 10 minutes. But that moment is the product of at least 8 weeks of emotional and physical turmoil. That moment also lasts forever, in our memory. So, I’m going to share my memory of it with you!

It’s such a raw and gutting feeling to lose, after giving something your absolute all!

It was on the 26th of February 2017 that I fought Abi Turp, for our rematch. I lost my first fight to her but had gone on to win my following fight. A fight that I had won unanimously but which still left me feeling like I could ‘perform better’.


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