WMMA Press Awards 2013 Newcomer & KO Winners


Two fighters were honored for the Knockout of the Year at the WMMA Press Awards Monday night.

Holly Holm’s head kick KO if Allanna Jones at Legacy and Alida Gray 5 second punch KO 5 over Soannia Tiem at 24/7 MMA tied for the honor in the committee voting. Both are undefeated in MMA.

You can watch Holm’s award winning KO here.

You can watch Gray’s award winning KO here.


Gray also was announced as Pro Newcomer of the Year. Having only turning pro this past June, she went 4-0 and had finished her fights, with 3 TKOs and 1 submission. Gray will face #1 strawweight Jessica Aguilar for the first ever WSOP 115 title on January 18th on NBC Sports Network.

You can listen to Gray accept her award on the ProWMMANow podcast here.


You can read the rest of the announced award winners here.


The WMMA Press Association will be giving away the rest of the awards on Promoting Real Women podcast Wednesday at 6:00 p.m. pacific/9 p.m. est here.


2 thoughts on “WMMA Press Awards 2013 Newcomer & KO Winners”

  1. While those were some impressive KOs, to me the best one was clearly Jinh Yu Frey over Darla Harris. It’s not often that the 105 lb-ers bring the thunder like that.

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