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straw·weight

 (strô′wāt′)

strawweight

(ˈstrɔːˌweɪt)
n
(Boxing)
a. a professional boxer weighing not more than 47.6 kg (105 pounds)
b. (as modifier): the strawweight title.
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In addition to the main event, Rose Namajunas will defend her women's strawweight title for the first time in a rematch against Joanna Jedrzejczyk.
Adrian Matheis of Jakarta, Indonesia, is a martial artist competing in ONE Championship's talented strawweight division.
In the co-main event, Eustaquio's teammate Joshua Pacio manuevered with a well-timed rear-naked choke to force Chinese foe Lan Ming Qiang to tap out in round one of their strawweight clash.
The 21-year-old Torres knocked out Osenio just 40 seconds into the match, proving that she's one of the promotion's rising stars in the strawweight class.
Osenio is coming off a two-bout losing skid, yielding to former atomweight world title contender Jenny Huang in December 2016 via second-round submission before being thwarted by now strawweight champ Xiong Jing Nan in December of last year.
Cambodian mixed martial artist Vy Sreykouch decided to tell the public about the difficulties she faced before losing to the veteran hometown favourite May Ooi in the woman's strawweight meeting at ONE: Immortal Pursuit in Singapore over the weekend, while another Kingdom fighter, Sim Bunsrun, was also eliminated in the first round.
After competing in The Ultimate Fighter, she had six fights in the UFC and challenged for the UFC strawweight title against the at-that-time feared champ Joanna Jedrzejczyk.
The first confrontations taking place in the championship where Pakistani Haider Farhman who achieved a victory at the expense of Indian Atif Mohammed in the strawweight division.
McGregor was busy on the social network as he also paid tribute to Joanna Jedrzejczyk, who defended her strawweight title at UFC 211 against Jessica Andrade.
Dubai: Shinya Aoki defeated Koji Ando to retain his One Lightweight World Championship, while Dejdamrong Sor Amnuaysirichok became the new Strawweight World Champion after beating Roy Doliguez during the aACAyWarrior Quest' held in Singapore on Friday.
C On Friday, Cuello will challenge Zhong, defender of the World Boxing Council (WBC) strawweight title in Dubai, which host of the region's first-ever WBC Championship fight.
Krumdiak and Medford, OR's Vidonic fought most of the top fighters in and around the strawweight division.