Following on from her upset victory over highly touted featherweight contender, Sinead Kavanagh, Iony Razafiarison has entered the Women’s MMA World Rankings at number fifteen in the featherweight division.
France’s Razafiarison (2-1-0, 1 NC) stunned the MMA world this past Saturday when she dominated Ireland’s Sinead Kavanagh for three rounds, eventually picking up the unanimous decision victory. The win puts Razafiarison at number fifteen in the featherweight rankings, whilst Kavanagh falls down to sixteen.
The 32-year-old made her comeback after almost two years away from competition. She has recently begun cross-training between the MMA Factory in her home of Paris, and at Jackson-Wink MMA along with top MMA superstars including Jon Jones, Holly Holm, BJ Penn, Michelle Waterson and many more. The improvements she has made with the camp have been significant and are evidenced by her victory over Sinead Kavanagh.
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