Recently married Britain Hart, Joey Beltran on Cloud 9 after BKFC 19

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TAMPA, Fla. – For the first time, Britain Hart and Joey Beltran went into a Bare Knuckle FC event as a married couple.

Friday night at BKFC 19, it was Hart doing the fighting and Beltran the cornering as Hart – who previously made a name for herself by spoiling Paige VanZant’s BKFC debut – defeated Jenny Savage with a third-round TKO at the Florida State Fairgrounds.

Afterward, Hart and Beltran, who got married during fight week, spoke to MMA Junkie about the experience.

“I owned up to it. I said, ‘There’s no way I’m going into a fight just being married and losing,'” Hart said. “So we did it. It was awesome. And I love that we got to make out on the ring after (inaudible). It was pretty bad ass, so I’m glad it worked out.”

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You can watch the full interview with Hart and BKFC heavyweight champion Beltran in the video above as they discuss their family being supportive of their fighting careers, the emotions Beltran felt as a husband watching his wife fight for the first time, Hart deserving a title belt and their reaction to an expected tournament, and more.