Pallas Athena Women’s Fighting Championship Debut Results 1/15/22

Pallas Athena Women’s Fighting Championship first show results from Tsuu T’ina Nation outside Calgary, Alberta, Canada 🇨🇦 at Grey Eagle Events Centre on 1/15/22 live on HN Live:

https://video.hnlive.ca/en/c/pallas-athena-womens-fighting-championship.1275

This is the first all-women’s MMA event to be held in Canada. Ryan Ballentine, Felicia Spencer, and Andrew Kaun are the broadcast team.

Manuela Marconetto beat Stephanie Essensa by judge’s unanimous decision in a stawweight bout.

Maria Djukic beat Clara Ricignuolo by judge’s split decision in a bantamweight bout in a very entertaining close fight. Djukic’s nose was bloody and her face was all cut up at the end but she was in great spirits talking to the camera while waiting for the decision.

Alana Cook beat Max Turcotte-Novosedlik by submission with a choke hold in 4:23 in Round 1 of a bantamweight bout.

Melissa Croden beat Jackie MacLean by rear naked choke submission in 3:59 of a bantamweight bout in Round 1. 

Dakota Ditcheva beat Simone Da Silva Duarte by TKO/referee stoppage due to strikes in a catchweight bout in 3:43 of Round 2. Simone Da Silva Duarte took the fight with ten days notice. The announcers said other fighters were not able to compete against Ditcheva due to COVID and travel issues.

Laura Fontoura beat Andy Nguyen to become the inaugural PAWFC Stawweight Champion by cross arm bar submission in 2:44 of Round 4 of the main event.

They gave away some award bonuses to close the show:

Knockout of the Night: Dakota Ditcheva 

Fight of the Night: Clara Ricignuolo 

Submission of the Night: Laura Fontoura