Alaska FC 136 results: Holli Salazar defeats Maura Tynanes via second-round TKO

Wednesday night at the Alaska FC 136 event Holli Salazar defeated Maura Tynanes via second-round TKO.

Salazar makes an immediate statement in the women’s welterweight division.

Salazar improves her record to 1-0, making a successful professional MMA debut. Prior to tonight’s fight, she had enjoyed a successful amateur run in which she’s coming off an impressive 40-second submission win over Camee Adams. The 26-year-old fights out of Colorado and currently trains at the Golden Fights Cage Wars MMA.

Tynanes drops to 1-1, following a successful pro debut last March when she choked out Avril Straub in the very first-round.  Prior to making the move to MMA, Tynanes, who was undefeated as an amateur, already had a background in combat sports, being a former collegiate/freestyle wrestler who placed second at nationals during her first year in college, she is also a black belt division naga championship winner. She trains at the Jesus is Lord gym in Hawaii, along with UFC star, Rachael Ostovich.

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Alaska Fighting Championship 136 took place January 17 from the Alaska Airlines Center in Anchorage, Alaska. The entire event was aired live on UFC Fight Pass from 11:59pm EST.

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