Irish pioneer Aisling Daly might be retired from MMA but she will compete in a grappling superfight at Cage Ring Championship 5 in the Airside Arena, Swords on July 2nd.
A press release from the promotion read:
Ais 'The Bash' Daly is representing SBGi and is Ireland's first ever female BJJ Black Belt. This UFC veteran is well known and respected by everyone who knows about MMA in Ireland and CRC is delighted to have her on the card competing in this submission grappling match. As all her previous opponents have found out, Aisling always brings it 100% and July 2nd will be no exception!!
Priscila Batista is representing Fantom Team from Dublin by way of Brasil. This fierce and fiery competitor has been very active on the BJJ scene of late, and has a growing collection of solid performances and medals to go with them. Priscila is under no illusions about the task and the opponent that faces her, but she considers it an honour to fight Aisling and will be doing everything in her power to cause a big upset!!
In addition to this contest CRC 5 will have an action packed evening full of MMA, K1, Muay Thai and Grappling contests.
Tickets for CRC 5: Ring of Fire can be bought online from EventBrite.ie.