BKFC 19 went down today and saw two former UFC fighters clashing in the main event. Rachael Ostovich makes her BKFC debut against Paige VanZant.
Rachael Ostovich and Paige VanZant headlined the main event of BKFC 19 today on FITE TV. The two former UFC fighters went head to head and put on an amazing show for the fans. In this vicious sport, Ostovich turned out victorious. Rachael won the fight via unanimous decision handing Paige VanZant her second loss in the newly signed promotion.
The judges scored the fight 48-47, 48-47, and 49-46 favoring Ostovich as she gets off an amazing start with her debut in the Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship. Rachael was amazing with her right and threw some devastating overhands towards her opponent.
Rachael Ostovich seeks revenge in BKFC 19
Rachael and VanZant met each other previously in UFC two years ago. Paige got the better of her rival and won the fight. Ostovich got to taste revenge today in the new promotion. This loss puts Paige 0-2 in her career at BKFC. After Rachael’s hands were raised, VanZant was disappointed and walked away.
“Hell yeah [I felt comfortable],” Ostovich said after her debut performance. “It’s been a long time. Two and a half years since the last time we’ve been in the cage. A completely different sport but I still fought Paige VanZant. Give her a freaking hand, a round of applause, show some respect.”