The Muay Thai Angels tournament took place this weekend and the 16 fighter field was cut in half.
The knock out of the night had to go to America’s Natalie Pagliughi (Morgan). She fought China’s Sung Jing and stopped her in the third round with a picture perfect spinning elbow. You can see it below.
The previous Muay Thai Angels tournament winner, Chommanee Sor. Taehiran advanced with a second round (T)KO of Funda Diken.
The UK’s Lucy Payne won her fight against Fani Peloumpi by decision, while Portugal’s Maria Lobo defeated Atenea Flores by decision.
The full results for the opening round of the Muay Thai Angels tournament can be seen below.
Muay Thai Angels Round 1 Results:
Chommanee Sor. Taehiran def. Funda Diken via (T)KO in Rd. 2
Lucy Payne def. Fani Peloumpi via Decision
Maria Lobo def. Atenea Flores via Decision
Natalie Pagliughi def. Sung Jing via KO in Rd. 3
Jinnai Madoka def. Polina Petrova via Decision
Namtarn Por. Muengpetch def. Tereza Dvorakova via Decision
Sofia Olofsson def. Zhang Jiao via (T)KO in Rd. 3
Yolanda Schmidt def. Nicola Callander via (T)KO in Rd. 2