She has since attempted a transition into MMA but her first match was far from impressive.
Sambo Igor Kurinnoy Igor Kurinnoy is nothing if not an absolute beast.
He is considered to be one of the best in the world at leg locks, such as the heel hook and knee bar.
Palhares took 2nd place in the under 88 kg 2011 ADCC, finishing his first three opponents quickly with leg locks, before losing to established World Champion Andre Galvao in the final, by points.
3x Sambo World Champion and 5x World Cup Champion dominates any matt he enters.