Natasha Rodriguez [0-0], the first ever draft pick, finds herself in the midst of wardrobe malfunctions and frustration from fighting a larger opponent in Jessie Santos [0-0]. Rodriguez shows us that her inclusion into the league makes sense. Battling a more experienced fighter is usually a one-sided deal, but Natasha shows determination and lasts the three rounds in a close loss. One judge even favored the ‘Rattlesnake’.
The recap of LFC21 [0-0] continues with an intriguing match-up. Serina Kyle [0-0] takes on the second draft pick ever, Danielle St. Pierre [0-0]. Serina, who gets accused of being soft in the cage, is ready to prove her doubters wrong; however, St. Pierre is more polished than the average first timer. Kyle works hard, overcoming past mistakes, and sets up a terrific armbar to end the match.