In Denver, in the tournament mixed martial arts Sparta Combat League 48, there was an unusual fight. In the ring, debuted a 68-year old pensioner from Colorado Ann Perez de Tejada, according to Bloody Elbow.
Her opponent in the first game was a 24-year-old Laura Dettman.
Laura wins by TKO in the first round.
Ann Perez de Tejada became the oldest fighter who took part in the official MMA fights.
For five years she has studied Muay Thai, karate and Brazilian JIU-jitsu. Three years ago she took part in the tournament in Muay Thai.