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"La Pantera"

Joselyne Edwards

Women's Bantamweight Division • 10-3-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 5
    Wins by Knockout
  • 0
    Wins by Submission
  • 1
    Wins by Decision
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
Sig. Str. Defense
Takedown Defense
Knockdown Ratio
00:00
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
0 (0 %)
Clinch
0 (0 %)
Ground
0 (0 %)

Sig. Str. by target

0% 0 Head 0% 0 Body 0% 0 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
5 (83%)
DEC
1 (17%)
SUB
0 (0%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Rosa vs Edwards

    Round
    3
    Time
    05:00
    Method
    DEC
  • Win

    Yanan vs Edwards

    Round
    3
    Time
    05:00
    Method
    DEC

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Panama City, Panama
Fighting style
Striker
Age
25
Height
68.00
Weight
135.00
Octagon Debut
Jan. 16, 2021
Reach
70.00
Leg reach
39.00
Q & A

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training in 2011, after being invited over by a friend to a boxing class. Since then, I kept going, following my dream to become a professional fighter in MMA.

What ranks and titles have you held? King of the Cage 135-pound champion, purple belt in BJJ

Do you have any heroes? My Mom.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s a very important goal for my career and for my country. As I am the first ever Panamanian female fighter to fight in the UFC.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I studied Nutrition and Diet, but never finished.

What was your job before you started fighting? I used to work in a clothing boutique. 

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? 1-0 amateur MMA record

Favorite grappling technique: Triangle / Armbar

Favorite Striking technique: Right cross

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Joselyne Edwards of Panama punches Wu Yanan of China in a bantamweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at Etihad Arena on UFC Fight Island on January 17, 2021 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)