2020 Fighter Path Annual Awards: Title Fight of the Year


Winner: Weili Zhang vs Joanna Jędrzejczyk (UFC)

In what would go on to be the second last fight with an audience in 2020, Weili Zhang and Joanna Jędrzejczyk put on the greatest women’s fight in UFC history. It would have been a travesty if this were to have taken place in an empty arena. Instead, over 15,000 people stood for 25 minutes while these women hit one another with over 350 significant strikes. More remarkably, the two threw nearly 800 strikes combined between the two. Zhang went on to defend her crown in a razor close decision that many had in favor of Joanna.

Jędrzejczyk was unrecognizable by the time the final bell rang with a hematoma. I have rewatched this fight multiple times since March, and I still have no idea who won the fight. Both fighters have yet to return to the octagon since that outing, but we can expect big fights for both when they return to action in 2021.


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Juan Archuleta vs Patchy Mix (Bellator)

Petr Yan vs Jose Aldo (UFC)

Sergio Pineiro

Sergio Pineiro is the Founder of FighterPath.com and host of the Quarantinecast podcast. Based in Canada he is both a sports journalist and MMA enthusiast. He practices the sport but has a passion for the individual stories of training, fighting and living the fighting lifestyle.

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