Filed under: Bellator , Featured , News Anastasia Yankova is aware of the naysayers – those who believe she was signed to Bellator because of her fighting ability, but rather for her good looks. That’s a tough label to overcome, but the Russian flyweight said she’s doing everything to set up a legitimate, successful MMA career. “I feel like I’m in the right training environment with the right gym (at American Kickboxing Academy in Thailand),” Yankova told MMAjunkie through an interpreter. “Everything is very professional.
Bellator 161′s Anastasia Yankova: ‘Just a matter of time’ until I’m seen as a legitimate fighter – MMA Junkie