Joanna Jedrzejczyk was the queen of the UFC strawweight divison. Joanna started her professional career with 13 straight wins and was looking like a unbeatable fighter in the strawweight divison.Then came “Thug” Rose Namajunas who defeated the unbeaten champ twice in a row.
Joanna moved up in weight to fight Valentina Shevchenko who is the flyweight champion and a old rival. The fight happened at UFC 231 back in December 2018 and Joanna lost by unanimous decision. Since her fight we have not herd much from the Bullet until now, she said “I will go down to 115” which excites fight fans around the world. Joanna also said “I need some time to refresh my body, refresh my mind and I feel the fire” with Joanna moving back down to strawweight, I can see her fighting Nina Ansaroff or Tatiana Suarez who are are too 5 contenders in the divison.
Joanna Jedrzejczyk is one of the most popular and exciting fighters in the UFC and it’s great news to hear from her that she is coming back, when she arrives the female strawweights will be going Bananas!