Karina Rodríguez

Karina Rodriguez (born August 28, 1985) is a Mexican mixed martial artist and competes in the flyweight division of the Invicta Fighting Championships.[1]

Karina Rodrigez
Born (1985-08-28) August 28, 1985 (age 34)
Puebla, Mexico[1]
NationalityMexican
Height5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
DivisionFlyrweight (115—125 Ib)
StyleBJJ, Boxing
Fighting out ofGuadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico[1]
TeamLobo Gym[2]
Entram Gym[3]
Years active2012 - present
Mixed martial arts record
Total12
Wins8
By knockout3
By submission1
By decision4
Losses4
By knockout1
By decision3
Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog

BackgroundEdit

Rodriguez was born in Puebla, Mexico.[1] She was an active child and participated in swimming, basketball and volleyball. She started training in jiu-jitsu and boxing prior to transitioning to mixed martial arts in 2012.[1]

Mixed martial arts careerEdit

Early careerEdit

Rodriguez fought under Xtreme Kombat, XFC International and Xtreme Fighters Latino in Mexico and amassed a record of 4-2 prior signed by Invicta Fighting Championships.[2]

Invicta Fighting ChampionshipsEdit

Rodriguez made her Invicta debut on March 28, 2018, against Barbara Acioly on July 15, 2017 at Invicta FC 24: Dudieva vs. Borella.[4] She won the fight via technical knock-out in round one.[5]

Her next fight came on December 8, 2017, facing Christine Ferea at Invicta FC 26: Maia vs. Niedzwiedz.[6] She won the fight via unanimous decision.[7]

On March 28, 2018, Rodriguez faced DeAnna Bennett at Mizuki vs. Jandiroba.[8] At weight-in Bennett weighted 1.9 Ibs over the flyweight limit of 126 Ibs and was fined 25% of her fight purse to Rodriguez.[9] She lost the fight split decision.[10][11]

Mixed martial arts recordEdit

[2]

Professional record breakdown
12 matches 8 wins 4 losses
By knockout 3 1
By submission 1 0
By decision 4 3
Res. Record Opponent Method Event Date Round Time Location Notes
Loss 8–4 Vanessa Porto Decision (unanimous) Invicta FC 38: Murato vs. Ducote November 1, 2019 3 5:00 Kansas City, Kansas, United States
Win 8–3 DeAnna Bennett Decision (unanimous) Invicta FC 35: Bennett vs. Rodriguez II June 7, 2019 3 5:00 Kansas City, Kansas, United States Invicta FC Flyweight Tournament Final
Win 7–3 Milana Dudieva Decision (split) Invicta FC 34: Porto vs. Gonzalez February 15, 2019 3 5:00 Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Loss 6–3 DeAnna Bennett Decision (split) Invicta FC 28: Mizuki vs. Jandiroba March 24, 2018 3 5:00 Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Win 6–2 Christine Ferea Decision (unanimous) Invicta FC 26: Maia vs. Niedzwiedz December 8, 2017 3 5:00 Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Win 5–2 Barbara Acioly TKO (head kick and punches) Invicta FC 24: Dudieva vs. Borella July 15, 2017 1 2:14 Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Win 4–2 Jaclyn Sanchez Submission (punches) Xtreme Fighters Latino June 17, 2017 2 4:46 Benito Juarez, Mexico
Loss 3–2 Poliana Botelho KO (spinning back kick to the body) XFC International 6 September 27, 2014 3 2:15 Sao Paulo, Brazil
Win 3–1 Vydalia Ramos TKO (punches) Xtreme Kombat 23 August 31, 2014 1 1:17 Naucalpan de Juarez, Mexico
Loss 2–1 Alexa Grasso Decision (unanimous) Xtreme Kombat 20 August 31, 2013 3 3:00 Cuautitlan Izcalli, Mexico
Win 2–0 Annely Jimenez Garcia Decision (unanimous) Xtreme Kombat 20 August 31, 2013 3 3:00 Cuautitlan Izcalli, Mexico
Win 1–0 Gabriela Garcia TKO (punches) Xtreme Kombat 14 June 23, 2012 1 1:58 Mexico City, Mexico

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See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e "Karina Rodríguez – Invicta Fighting Championships". www.invictafc.com. Retrieved 2018-04-01.
  2. ^ a b c Sherdog.com. "Karina Rodriguez MMA Stats, Pictures, News, Videos, Biography - Sherdog.com". Sherdog. Retrieved 2018-04-01.
  3. ^ "Karina Rodriguez | MMA Fighter Page | Tapology". Tapology. Retrieved 2018-04-01.
  4. ^ "Barbara Acioly steals the show at Invicta FC 24 weigh-in". AXS. Retrieved 2018-04-01.
  5. ^ "Invicta FC 24: Karina Rodríguez finaliza en dominante debut Indiscutido". indiscutido.com. Retrieved 2018-04-01.
  6. ^ "Invicta FC 26 gets new co-headliner". www.fight-madness.com (in Slovenian). Retrieved 2018-04-01.
  7. ^ "Invicta FC 26: Karina Rodríguez vence a Christine Ferea Indiscutido". indiscutido.com. Retrieved 2018-04-01.
  8. ^ "DeAnna Bennett vs. Karina Rodríguez elevated to Invicta FC 28 co-main event". BoxeoMundial- La Meca del Boxeo. 2018-03-07. Retrieved 2018-04-01.
  9. ^ "Invicta FC 28: MIZUKI vs. Jandiroba Official Weigh-in Results | Invicta Fighting Championships". www.invictafc.com. Retrieved 2018-04-01.
  10. ^ "DeAnna Bennett def. Karina Rodriguez :: Invicta FC 28 :: MMA Decisions". www.mmadecisions.com. Retrieved 2018-04-01.
  11. ^ "Invicta Fighting Championships 28 Results • Page 3 | Fightful MMA". www.fightful.com. Retrieved 2018-04-01.
  12. ^ Sherdog.com. "Karina Rodriguez MMA Stats, Pictures, News, Videos, Biography - Sherdog.com". Sherdog. Retrieved 2018-04-15.

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