Kayla Harrison persisted her apparently inexorable march against the PFL’s inaugural girls folks’s lightweight championship.
The 2-time Olympic gold medal a success judoka was as soon as heavily liked going into Thursday’s co-fundamental tournament meeting with Morgan Frier at PFL 4 in Atlantic City, Unique Jersey, and he or she didn’t disappoint. It didn’t accumulate prolonged for Harrison to expose off her grappling trip as she muscled Frier against the cage and scored a takedown.
From there, she made her procedure into half of-guard after which evolved to a crucifix feature that allowed her to pepper Frier with immediate punches on the floor. As Frier moved to protect herself, she left her arm delivery for a key lock that Harrison pounced on to construct the faucet-out on the 1:25 label of spherical one.
With the grasp, Harrison earned six aspects to give herself 9 total in the 2019 PFL season, graceful ample for the 2d seed in the upcoming playoffs. She’s going to accumulate on Geneh Fabian in the semifinals, with the winner advancing to the PFL season finale on Dec. 31 where they are going to compete for a championship and a $1 million prize.
Within the diversified semifinal, high seed Sarah Kaufman fights Larissa Pacheco.