MMA and UFC veteran Marion Reneau still left her gloves in the Octagon on Saturday night time, saying her retirement after a reduction to previous UFC bantamweight champion Miesha Tate. ‘The Belizean Brawler’ ended her occupation with a file of 9-8-1 that stretches again to 2010.
The 44-calendar year-previous Reneau took to Instagram just lately to thank a plethora of people for serving to her live out her overcome sports aspiration.
We begun this with each other and we’re heading to finish this jointly. “ ~Xavier
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@jim_west_gold You walked into my daily life when there was a Substantial transition heading on and that in no way derailed your intentions to be a wonderful mentor and buddy and coach! @coach.mando You place your daily life on keep to enable me observe this desire. You are my a single Correct King. No subject what, you ended up there at Each individual final road do the job instruction and more. Rain, shine, hail, hearth…we went by means of the strom head on. I like you! @xcraddockx do not imagine for 1 second you have gotten rid of me nonetheless. But thank you for getting Authentic. A fantastic coach and permanently friend (you’re stuck with me bruh ) @diego__orozco You are my Working day 1 Husband or wife. My family members. Thank you. @coachperz You are an inspiration. You have impressed me with your words and phrases and your steps. And to all my sparring companions, mates, loved ones and fans who Built THIS AN Working experience I WILL Notify FOR Several years TO Occur.. you are all beloved! THANK YOU
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Just after paying out her early battle job mainly in just the NorCal combating scene, Reneau joined the UFC in 2015. Her debut struggle was a acquire above Alexis Dufresne. She adopted that up with a submission earn over future UFC strawweight champion Jessica Andrade.
Losses to Holly Holm and Ashlee Evans-Smith adopted. After these disappointments Reneau went on a 4 battle undefeated streak. That started with a TKO earn above Milana Dudieva in 2015. She then drew with Bethe Correia and TKO’d Talita Bernado in advance of distributing former UFC bantamweight title challenger Sara McMann in February 2018.
Due to the fact the McMann combat Reneau went -5 in the marketing with decision losses to Cat Zingano, Yana Kunitskaya, Raquel Pennington and Macy Chiasson. Her TKO reduction to Tate was Reneau’s initial ever decline by way of stoppage.