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CBUB Wins: 22
CBUB Losses: 8
Win Percentage: 73.33%

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Official Site: Marvel Entertainment

Psylocke (Elizabeth "Betsy" Braddock, sometimes spelled as Elisabeth ) is a fictional character depicted in comic books published by Marvel Comics, most notably those comics featuring the superhero team the X-Men. The character has also appeared in licensed adaptations. Created by writer Chris Claremont and artist Herb Trimpe, she first appeared in the UK comic book Captain Britain #8 (Dec. 1976), by the Marvel imprint Marvel UK. She was initially a supporting character in the adventures of her fraternal twin brother, Captain Britain, briefly substituting for him in the role.

Later, she became the mutant superheroine Psylocke. Originally presented as a precognitive in the pages of Captain Britain and then as a telepath, the character was eventually written as unexplainedly acquiring the telekinesis of Jean Grey. Psylocke later possesses both telepathy and telekinesis.

Elizabeth Braddock first appeared in Captain Britain #8 (Dec. 1976), published by the Marvel Comics imprint Marvel UK. There, writer Chris Claremont introduced her as a supporting character, the sister of Brian Braddock, the eponymous Captain Britain, and established her career as a charter pilot. He also established that she had psychic abilities, the full extent of which were unknown, though no explanation is given for these powers. In Marvel UK's Super Spider-Man and Captain Britain #243 (Oct. 1977), Betsy Braddock is presented as a professional model.

In Marvel UK's Daredevils #3 (March 1983), Alan Moore establishes that the character has begun to work for the fictional governmental organization S.T.R.I.K.E., who are making use of her psychic abilities. Her lover Tom Lennox is also a S.T.R.I.K.E operative, who is later murdered. The story also presents the character as having dyed her hair purple; this hair color has subsequently become the dominant presentation of the character. The next major change for the character came in the 1986 relaunched Captain Britain series, where Betsy Braddock stood in for her brother as Captain Britain, and was rendered blind by the supervillain Slaymaster.

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Fantasy Teams Season 1 Record:

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Result Opponent My Score   Their Score
Win Saturn Girl 17 to 8

Fantasy Teams Season 8 Record:

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Result Opponent My Score   Their Score
Loss Monkey D. Luffy 6 to 7
Win Cinder Fall 6 to 5
Win D'Vorah 7 to 3
Win Sagat 12 to 1
Loss Luke Skywalker 3 to 10

Fantasy Teams Season 11 Record:

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Result Opponent My Score   Their Score
Win Michelangelo (1987) 16 to 1
Loss Deathstroke 6 to 10
Win Genji 6 to 3
Loss Nightwing 4 to 10

CBUB Match Record:

Result Opponent My Score   Their Score
Win Taki 56 to 31
Win Cerise 77 to 21
Loss Captain Britain 39 to 55
Win Black Canary 66 to 43
Win Elektra 302 to 181
Win Moondragon 72 to 37
Win Revolver Ocelot 64 to 38
Win Vamp 70 to 27
Win Psycho Mantis 92 to 41
Loss Obi-Wan Kenobi 32 to 85
Win Cyblade 18 to 10
Loss Emma Frost 9 to 22
Win Dawn 16 to 10
Loss Cassandra Cain 14 to 17
Win Cammy White 10 to 5
Win Emma Frost 16 to 12
Win Cyblade 9 to 5
Win Medusa (Marvel) 20 to 14
Win The Joker 22 to 5
Win Danielle Moonstar 6 to 2