Sunday at the RIZIN Fighting Federation 5 event, King Reina defeated Jazzy Gabert by way of submission, following an Armbar in the second round.
King Reina now improves her record to 3-0. The fight largely saw Reina managing to use her elite Judo skills to her advantage, landing multiple throws. She completely controlled Gabert once the fight was on the ground, landing some vicious ground and pound. In the second round she finally locked in an Armbar, which resulted in the submission. She is undefeated in her professional MMA career, following previous wins over Eriko Iwamoto and UFC veteran Shayna Baszler. She has made it known she wants to be the woman to put the 155-pound lightweight division on the map.
Meanwhile, Gabert is now 1-1-0 in professional mixed martial arts competition. She made her professional debut in October, taking out Manuela Kuhse by way of TKO in the second round.
RIZIN Fighting Federation 5 took place from the Yokohama Arena in Yokohama, Japan. The event was aired live on FITE.tv.