Watch Maia vs. Niedzwiedz Invicta FC 26 Fight Card
Invicta FC 26 Fight
Aga Niedzwiedz, who’s undefeated in ten seasoned fights, headlines Invicta FC 26 this Friday. The younger Pole, who bested Vanessa Porto last time out, meets Invicta flyweight champion Jennifer Maia (14-four-1) for a shot at gold and reputation as one in all, if not the great girl flyweights on the earth.
The Porto combat went down at Invicta FC 23 in may additionally. Niedźwiedź received that grueling affair through the unanimous decision. even though she expressed that was delighted to get the win, therefore setting up this weekend’s identify shot, Niedźwiedź gave herself a combined assessment of the performance.
“I suppose that I managed multiple excellent matters in the combat,” she instructed Bloody Elbow. “but I had more than one errors, too. First spherical and 2d round had been desirable for me, due to the fact I accompanied my plan and everything was going amazing, then the 1/3 spherical turned into the whole reverse. So I’m happy approximately the primary and 2d spherical, but now not satisfied about the third. I have lots to learn about this recreation, but.”
With Porto now in the back of her, Niedźwiedź has shifted attention firmly to Maia and the Invicta 125lb belt. “After combating Porto I knew that the most effective combat that I desired become for a belt,” she said. “So I was genuinely absolutely happy to discover that I would be preventing with Maia. it’s something that I desired, so I’m absolutely happy and genuinely excited that I will have this combat with Maia.”
After prevailing the vacant Invicta flyweight title with that win over Porto, Maia defended the belt towards Roxanne Modafferi. similar to the Porto combat, Maia vs. Modafferi became Maia vs. Niedzwiedz an exciting backward and forward contest that saw Maia win out on the judges’ scorecards. between name fights, Maia additionally took a Muay Thai fight, which she won via TKO.
“I suppose that Jennifer Maia is a higher and extra complete fighter than Porto,” stated Niedźwiedź whilst weighing up her subsequent Opponent’s skills. “I suppose Maia has better aerobic and he or she usually involves combat five rounds. She is honestly desirable from distance and I suppose that she is truly smart in fights. She’s manifestly difficult and has right placing, too.”
in spite of having a number of reward for Maia’s potential, the assured 22-yr-old expected a violent give up to their upcoming combat.
“I suppose she’s a whole fighter and on the ground, she’s also sincerely exact, however, I see a number of probabilities for me to give up this combat early. So I’m going to quit this combat inside the 2nd round.Maia vs. Niedzwiedz final couple of fights went the complete distance, so I can need to finish this combat earlier.”
Niedźwiedź said she is absolutely aware that Maia is not a clean out (her closing stoppage loss was to Sheila Gaff in 2012). but, she stated she feels it’s far important for her to not simplest win the Invicta name, but to do it in devastating fashion.
“I am prepared for 5 rounds,” remarked Niedźwiedź. “I have been education a long time to prepare for these 5 rounds, however, I simply want to show that I’m a real champion and I want to cease this combat early and show that I’m a far better fighter.”