Watch Zhang Weili vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk 2 full fight video highlights from the UFC 275 main card, courtesy of UFC and other outlets.
UFC 275: Teixeira vs. Prochazka took place on June 11 at the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore. Former UFC strawweight champions Zhang Weili (22-3) and Joanna Jedrzejczyk (16-5) collided in a rematch of their epic first encounter on the main card of the night. The fight was streamed live on ESPN+ pay-per-view.
Watch the video highlights below.
For more on Weili vs. Jedrzejczyk 2, check out MMA Fighting’s Jed Meshew live blog.
Round 1: The two women go out orthodox and Jedrzejczyk takes the center of the cage to start. Jedrzejczyk fakes the jab a ton and she keeps a long reach. Now Zhang cuts the cage and she leads with a low kick which Jedrzejczyk retaliates. The reverse happens a few moments later.
Both women set a longer distance, but they both step in and Jedrzejczyk lands a big combo. Another collision and Jedrzejczyk finishes it off with a leg kick that knocks Zhang off his feet. She’s back and they’re getting rid of it now. Zhang throw power! Exchanges! Jedrzejczyk backs up and a power double from Zhang and Jedrzejczyk falls to the ground!
Zhang is on top and she beats Jedrzejczyk who uses the fence to get up but eats shots! She’s on her feet but Zhang brings the heat and she sends Jedrzejczyk back to the mat! Zhang tries to move to go up and she lands while Jedrzejczyk tries to create a stampede! She does but Zhang is back on top of her! Zhang muscles up a takedown that Jedrzejczyk nearly calls off, but Zhang puts the physical forward in this one and Jedrzejczyk is overwhelmed.
Zhang lands a right hand monster and passes guard and Zhang is in full mount! Jedrzejczyk has spirit but she becomes a big brother here. Jedrzejczyk creates a scramble but Zhang just hits her. Jedrzejczyk eats more shots and she’s able to get up and she looks good, honestly. But it was a storm of infractions. Will his cardio hold up?
Back on the feet and Zhang is taking some time here. Jedrzejczyk lands a big shot. Short time and Jedrzejczyk coming forward and brawling and she smacks Zhang’s head with a huge right hand. Zhang catches a kick and throws it to the buzzer. Good heaven! Round 6 is just as crazy as the first 5.
MMA Fighting scores the round 10-8 Zhang.
2nd round: Zhang fought so smartly there. If it was 5 rounds, it probably would have ruined his chances of winning in the long run. But in a three-round fight, she took a big lead.
Jedrzejczyk comes out shooting to start the second and Zhang is on the back foot, but she lands some good kicks. Jedrzejczyk’s plan to be surgical is out the window and she’s shooting here. Big body kick from Zhang. She had a few. But Zhang is the one backing down now. Jedrzejczyk hugs her and swings big. She also lands.
Another collision and this time Zhang gets a body lock. Zhang tries to throw her but Jedrzejczyk is quick and avoids the hip throw and she is back in space. Zhang eats a big 1-2 though. Zhang moving well on the outside. Jedrzejczyk steps in and Zhang lands a back fist that faces Jedrzejczyk!!!!! Oh my God! She is conscious but it was over! It was crazy !!!!!!
Weili Zhang defeats Joanna Jedrzejczyk by KO (spinning backfist) at 2:28 of Round 2.