On Saturday, July 8, Enfusion debuted in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, for Enfusion Live #51.

In the main event of the evening, top-10 pound-for-pound female kickboxer Iman Barlow took on rising multiple combat sport athlete Ashley Nichols in a defense of her Enfusion women’s 54-kilogram world title. Barlow has now compiled 100 wins in her illustrious career, with victories over top female kickboxers Mellony Geugjes, Samantha van Doorn, Maria Lobo, and Ilsury Hendrikse. Nichols had won three straight fights since signing with TKO MMA with her most recent win over Lindsay Garbatt at TKO 39 in June. Nichols’ most notable kickboxing victory came last year at Rise of Heroes 2, when she handed top Chinese kickboxer Gong Yanli her only career defeat.

The event airs live on Enfusion Live. Check back following the event for the full results.



FULL RESULTS
Iman Barlow def. Ashley Nichols by split decision – for 54-kilogram title
Ariel Abreu def. Thomas Dalziel by decision
Phanomsack Bounpaserth def. Bineaba Otoru by decision
Chris McMillan def. Kyle Nelson by knockout. Round 3
Joey George def. Mark MacKinnon by knockout. Round 3