MANILA, Philippines — Jenelyn Olsim survived Brazilian Julie Mezabarba, taking a cut up choice victory in ONE 158 on Friday at Singapore Indoor Stadium.
The 25-year-old Filipino fighter broke free from the Brazilian kickboxer’s grappling strategies and hit the well timed strikes to finish her triumphant return within the ONE Championship stage.
Mezabarba, 23, took down Olsim every spherical along with her guillotine choke. She grounded Olsim twice within the first spherical.
But the Muay Thai specialist was in a position to get well and keep within the three-round match.
Olsim capped her busy stretch with a victory over Mezabarba, following her bronze medal end in vovinam within the thirty first Southeast Asian Games in Hanoi, Vietnam.
The Team Lakay stalwart final noticed motion final October 2021, yielding to Indian wrestling savant Ritu Phogat within the ONE Atomweight World Grand Prix semifinals of ONE: NEXTGEN.
She was alleged to tackle Malaysian star Jihin Radzuan at ONE: Bad Blood in February 2022 however needed to pull out as a consequence of damage.
Olsim improved to a 6-3 report in handing Mezabarba’s fourth defeat.
The Brazilian dropped to 9-4-1 (win-loss-draw) card and absorbed her second straight loss, together with a defeat to Nong Stamp through unanimous choice final October.
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