Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is an American mixed martial arts promotion company. It is the largest MMA promoter in the world and features most of the top-ranked fighters in the sport. Bas

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Who is Weili Zhang, China’s first UFC champion? 
It took Weili Zhang just 42 seconds to win China’s first title in the Ultimate Fighting Championship, the world’s top mixed martial arts competition.  Zhang, 30, a newcomer to UFC, was challenging Brazil’s Jessica Andrade, 27, the reigning strawweight champion, who was known as one of the strongest female fighters on the UFC roster.  On Saturday, Zhang hit Andrade with a perfect right hand, kneed her head repeatedly before lunging into a series of knockout punches. She won by technical knockout. Zhang celebrated her win in an auditorium filled with raucous, beaming Chinese fans in the country’s southern megacity of Shenzhen.  “I’m extremely proud to be Chinese. I want to dedicate my win to t