Una Healy vs Olympia Valance Jun 28, 2019 23:38:00 GMT via mobile
Post by girlsfriday on Jun 28, 2019 23:38:00 GMT
(Written by Girls Friday/Results by Lookout!)
The legend Una Healy looks to take the unbeaten record of Olympia Valance, they step into the BBU Arena to do battle.
Una is 37 years old; she stands 5'7, holding a record of 25 wins, 19 by way of knockout, with 14 defeats, she is a former BBU bantamweight champion.
Olympia is 26 years old; she stands 5'8, holding an unbeaten record of 9 wins, all coming by way of knockout.
Una did most of the speaking for them as she spoke to the press, finishing her workout before she helps over to them smiling.
"It's funny that these youngsters think they can simply use me as a stepping stone, I love taking them down and seeing that look of defeat" says Una as she grins at the press.
"I have seen Olympia and I get that she thinks being undefeated is going to scare her opponents, problem is I have crushed girls like her countless times, let's be honest she is the crappier version of her big sister Holly" finishes up Una.
While Olympia kept posting photos of herself after working out, she flexed as she took a selfie in the mirror with the caption "this is what you have to look forwards to Una"
Just before the fight she posted a video of her sparring with her stablemate former FCBA bantamweight champion Kaya Scodelario, finishing up she tells the camera "you're mine Healy!"
Fight night; out comes Una with her stablemate and former Saturdays band mate Mollie King, both look upbeat as they head down to the ring, chatting away as they go.
Una is wearing a green sports bra, with matching trunks, shoes, while she has on orange gloves, her blonde hair is tied into a ponytail.
Climbing into the ring; Una jogs over to her corner, where she raises her fists into the air as she gets a cheer from the fans, then settles into her warm up routine.
Olympia now comes out with Taryn Terrell and Eva Carneiro beside her, she bounces on her toes at the top of the aisle looking at the ceiling, before beginning to head down the aisle with her fists into the air.
She is wearing a black sports bra with gold trim, matching trunks and shoes, black gloves, while her brunette hair is braided for this fight.
Stepping inside the squared circle, Olympia raises her fists into the air as she heads to her corner, when she warms up Taryn is telling her to make a statement tonight.
The fighters come to the center of the ring, where they square up nose to nose, eyes locked as Una throws insults at Olympia, showing her no respect.
As they touch gloves; there's a crack of leather as it is far from a friendly touch, returning to their corners quickly ready to begin 10 rounds of bantamweight action.
At the bell both fighters come out throwing single punches at first to test out there opponent, with Una getting in some of the better punches by dipping down to dodge Olympia's shots.
It's Olympia who starts throwing more punches as she tries to catch Una with something more clean, making the former champ need to show off her defence as she backs up.
A straight catches the Aussie on her chin; with Una stepping in with a left cross to now shove Valance on the back foot, with Healy now controlling the action as she steps forwards to the inside.
Olympia gives Una a shove when the singer starts working the body, with a straight right off the nose of the Irish lass, back and forth goes the action as they are both trying to lay down a marker for this fight.
The bell rings to end the round with both women gritting their gumshield, getting told off their coaches to focus on outboxing their opponent, both listen keenly though can be seen stealing glances to each other.
Back out to the center of the ring go the fighters, throwing more punches in bunches now as they work to knock the other back, heads getting knocked back by straight shots.
Una slips a stare punch to land two rights under the ribs of Olympia, keeping her head down as she moves in closer to work, driving the younger woman back towards the ropes.
Needing to use her left to bump Una back; landing a right across Una's face as Olympia gets off the ropes, working behind her jab as she keeps on the move.
But Una slips a right cross; landing an uppercut that knocks Valance onto her heels, where she sticks to the body as the Girls Friday corner yell at their fighter to fight back.
The round comes to a close with Una smiling as she returns to her corner, Mollie telling her to keep on Olympia till she begs her to stop.
Stepping out her corner with her eyes on Olympia, Una starts to cut off the round with her footwork, forcing her opponent to trade more at midrange.
Dipping under a left hook; Una slams a right to the body, followed by an overhand left across the cheek of Olympia, turning her head as she presses forwards.
Olympia pulls Una into a clinch, where Una can be heard trash talking her as the referee steps in to break them apart, with Una straight back at Olympia when they are ordered to fight.
The Aussie soap star leans out the way of an overhand right, landing a double jab to the face of Una, stepping into space as she looks to keep Healy to the outside.
Late in the round when Una dips down to come in close; Olympia lands a straight into the face of the older fighter, opening Healy up to a jab/right hook across her face.
The bell rings to end the round with Una returning to her corner looking more relaxed of the two fighters, while Olympia is told she needs to find another gear or be swamped by her opponent.
It looks like Olympia is more focused on sticking and moving, frustrating Una with straight shots off the nose and mouth of the former champion.
Una ducks under a straight to work the body of Olympia, pushing her back towards the ropes as the actress groans out.
Olympia pushes Una back; landing a straight into her nose when the veteran moves back in close, opening up Healy to another three punches to the face.
Now it's Una stuck behind her guard as Olympia moves forwards, aiming for the head of the Irish lass, once she sees she isn't having much success Olympia uses her left forearm to bump Una onto the ropes, where she fires her right into the body.
After pushing Olympia back; the two fighters stick in close to work, heads grinding as they scruffily fight on the inside.
When the bell rings they push apart, eyes locked for a moment in a nasty stare before they return to their corners, Taryn happier with her fighter this round as Olympia sits down.
Again Olympia looks to keep moving while working behind her jab, frustrating Una as the singer is moving her upper body more to dodge.
Getting in close; Una slams a right across her opponent's face, allowing her to land a left straight into the lips of Olympia, followed by a right to her ribs to make her wince.
But Olympia lands a left across the face of Una, she steps to the side to dodge a right hook from Una, countering with a straight to the side of the smaller fighters head.
Back and forth go the fighters again, heads down as they work in tight, they try to push each other back as they use their left shoulder to bump.
The round ends with both trading insults before they head back to their corners, Mollie tells Una "come on babe! She isn't in your league"
As across the ring Olympia gets her body iced up, she is told by Taryn to keep wearing the older bytch down, with Olympia thudding her gloves together as she stands ready for the next round.
Both fighters come out seeking to take control of things early, Una opens up the bottom lip of Olympia with a right across them, blood runs down the chin of Olympia as she retreats back.
As Una steps forwards, Olympia sidesteps a left cross, countering with a jab onto the left eye of Una, which she follows up with a right that opens a gash above the eye of the smaller fighter.
It looks like Una is trying to protect that cut, that only let's Olympia have more freedom to work, with a right between the mitts of Healy opens her up to another two shots across her face.
Trying to clinch up with Valance; Healy gets caught with a right across that cut, making more blood flow down the face of Una, who yells out as she is driven back.
The round ends with Una feeling that cut as she returns to her corner, her team working on it as the ringside doctor is watching closely at how it is being patched up.
Una is allowed to continue; she comes out looking to fight, stepping forwards as Olympia is boxing off the back foot, throwing stiff jabs at each other.
Stepping in with a right hook, missing Una pays for it with a right across that cut to make it bleed again, Olympia opens up on Una as she batters her backwards.
Una desperately tries to clinch; instead she takes an uppercut that makes her stumble backwards, A RIGHT HOOK SLAMS ACROSS THE JAW OF HEALY TO SEND HER DOWN TO HER SIDE!
Roaring as she heads to the neutral corner, Olympia clearly believing it is over as the count begins, 1...2...3....4.. Una is blinking as she is still on her side, 5...6...7.. Turning to her back slowly, 8...9...10 Una can't beat the count!
Winner Olympia Valance KO Round 7
That's a statement win for Olympia as she jogs back to her corner, mounting the ropes as she raises her fists into the air, her corner team telling her "that's why you're the future of this division.
While Mollie rushes into the ring to check on Una, she looks close to tears as she watches the ringside doctor with Una, who looks a mess as she is helped to sit up.
Una doesn't look as bad after she is cleaned up, she tells Mollie she will be OK as she slowly pushes herself up, showing her toughness as she tells the ringside doctor to not help when they attempt to.
All the while Olympia Ignores her; she is too busy getting her gloves taken of by Taryn, as Eva places an ice pack on her body, which is reddened up.
When both fighters are ready they come to the center of the ring, Olympia getting her hand raised to a cheer from her fans, while Una just nods as she turns to head out the ring.
The crowd applaud Una to show their respect to her, she nods to them as Mollie helps her up the aisle, telling Una she won't take no for an answer from her friend.
Inside the ring Olympia tells the cameras as she poses with her arms flexed " bring it on Doda! You can't hide from me forever! " as Taryn smiles at her fighters declaration of wanting a title shot, they leave the ring together soon after discussing the future.