Over the next week, we will be previewing the competitors in the IMMAF world amateur tournament. The second annual event will take place July 6th-11th. The opening rounds will take place at the Flamingo hotel and the finals will take place at the Sands Convention Center as a part of the UFC Expo July 11th.
The deepest female division in the world will see a quartet of fighters battle for the flyweight amateur world championship.
What You Need to know: A training partner of featherweight Elina Nilsson, her gym has a heavy submission wrestling background. She has recently trained with Alexander Gustafsson to prepare for the tournament. She also have a kickboxing background, having gone 9-1 as an amateur.
Country: Czech Republic
What You Need to know: A multiple time European champion in Judo and Sambo, her fight camp at Hanuman Gym Prague is heavy into Muay Thai. They have a solid team with six other female fights on their roster.
Record: 2-1; 1 NC
What You Need to know: Trained in BJJ, Di Segni got the bronze last year at the IMMAF tournament. She has since won back to back fights including an unconventional forearm choke submission.
Country: South Africa
What You Need to know: A vet of the FightStar promotion in Africa, Ausmeier works as a scientist outside of fighting. She trains in BJJ at the local Rio Grappling Club.