12 Year Old Kid Set To Make MMA Debut Against 24 Year Old MMA Vet

Japan’s mixed martial arts event known as DEEP JEWELS 16 goes down May 20. The event will feature an amateur fight with a 12-year-old girl by the name of MoMo.

As reported by wmmarankings.com, the girl will be making her amateur debut against a 24-year-old woman. Mixed martial artist Momoko Yamasaki will be fighting Momo in the only amateur bout of the event.

The bout features a 95 pound weight minimum and will not permit strikes to the head of a downed opponent. The competitors will also be wearing head gear for the bout.

Momoko Yamasaki is currently 2-3 in her career, currently coming off of a two fight losing streak. The 24-year-old will be facing a seventh grader on May 20.