Coming off her recent win at Fusion Fight League, Kyra Batara looks to make two in a row as she takes on InvictaFC vet Kaiyana Rain at BAMMA USA June 26th in Commerce, CA. Batara confirmed the bout to us Friday.
Batara (2-2) was coming off a close split decision loss to Stephanie Skinner before facing Celine Haga at the FFL card a few weeks ago. She would take home an unanimous decision win in what was a great ground battle.
Rain (0-2) is returning to MMA after a two year absence from the sport. Rain has yet to be finished in her pro career, but has focused on boxing and kickboxing over the past two years.
Strawweight prospect Ashley Yoder is also expected to be fighting on the card.
Atomweight prospect Kyra Batara has inked a multi-fight deal with Resurrection Fighting Alliance and will make be promotional debut June 6 at the promotion’s 15th card in Los Angeles. She will take on Rosa Acevedo.
Batara (1-0) made her pro debut this past March, submitting Misha Nassiri by armbar in the first round at BAMMA USA. Batara went 4-1 as an amateur, winning the Tuff-n-uff 105 and 110 titles.
Acevedo (1-1) is coming off a decision loss to Jocelyn Jones-Lybarger at RFA 14. Acevedo won her pro debut in March by decision. She will make her debut at 105 after fighting at 115.