Female MMA fighting is sometimes glorified and millions of people follow it around the world. One fighter however, Russian Anastasia Yankova has decided to share the real life hardships and after-effects of MMA fighting. This popular Russian MMA fighter beat her USA counterpart recently but paid the price with a heavily bruised face, photos of which she shared with her many fans on Instagram.
Anastasia Yankova's usual photos are of her looking beautiful and pouty but the recent shared photos of her bruised face left many fans shocked. Fighting for a $100k prize, she is currently undefeated and puts her bruised face down to the normal dangers of her profession.