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Wisconsin Fighting Championship: Heather Bassett Outstrikes Esli Kilponen in USCS Fight of the Night (VIDEO)

Paul Fladten
10 June 2012
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Certain fighters just know how to excite a crowd. Such was the case again for Unified Martial Arts prospect Heather "Hand Guns" Bassett who earned yet another USCS Fight of the Night award with her unanimous decision victory over Esli Kilponen in Milwaukee on Saturday night at the Wisconsin Fighting Championship.

Using her decisive height and reach advantage Bassett controlled the action by constantly landing an effective left jab that ultimately bloodied up the face of Kilponen while all the time scoring points with the judges.

Making sure to keep the fight on the feet and out of her opponent's comfort zone "Hand Guns" looked calm and collected throughout the entire fight en route to earning a unanimous decision victory by a score of 30-27 on all three of the judges scorecards.

The victory for Bassett improves her record to 3-2 in an amateur career that has seen her take on some of the top competitors her division has to offer. With another impressive performance the entertaining fighter continues to supplant herself as Wisconsin's top female prospect.

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11 June 2012

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