At UFC 224 we will see UFC women’s Bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes defend against Raquel Pennington. During the UFC 224 media day they came face to face. Check it out.
Amanda Nunes originally won the UFC women’s bantamweight title by submitting Miesha Tate at UFC 220 in July 2016. She is now riding a six-fight winning streak with her lone UFC loss being against Cat Zingano via TKO back in Sept. 2014. The 29-year-old “Lioness” has successfully defended her belt twice already, defeating Ronda Rousey … Read more
UFC women’s featherweight champ Cris Cyborg vs bantamweight champ Amanda Nunes may be on hold for now but Cris still wants to face her. She sees the bout potentially taking place at UFC 226 however unlikely the scenario may be. Nunes is slated to defend against Racquel Pennington at UFC 224 in May so who knows if the stars will align. Check out what Cris said to MMAFighting.
It’s happening folks! Champ vs champ in the women’s division! Probably… Featherweight champion Cris Cyborg has agreed to fight Amanda Nunes despite initially rallying against it. She used Instagram to announce the news with a stipulation to the post – the UFC and her management have to come to terms. That could be a huge … Read more
Amanda Nunes has nothing personal against Cris Cyborg Justino. No especial bone to pick, or quarrel to settle. She simply wants to fight, and would be delighted if she could battle someone of Cyborg’s calibre. Cyborg, the current UFC Women’s Featherweight Champion, has been rather brusque with Nunes of late, and initially rejected the idea … Read more
Dana White wants women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes to face featherweight champ Cris Cyborg but Cyborg wants none of it. Amanda Nunes on the other hand wants the bout and said so on Twitter. First of all, I have nothing personal against @criscyborg I do believe it is the fight that everyone wants to see … Read more
After Dana White told Yahoo! Sports he was making the dream bout of featherweight champ Cris Cyborg vs. bantamweight champ Amanda Nunes it might have hit a snag. On Cris’s website she shot the bout offer down stating that she believes another featherweight deserves a shot. Instead of offering a fight to the next Featherweight contender … Read more
We are getting the fight most of us wanted in the women’s division of the UFC. Dana White confirmed to Yahoo Sports today that we will be getting featherweight champion Cris Cyborg vs. bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes. First of all, Amanda Nunes wants to fight her. Amanda Nunes wants to fight Cyborg. That is the … Read more
MMA Junkie reported the UFC 215 Reebok payout figures and as expected they are still mind bogglingly ridiculous. Only four fighters got $20K or more and to put that in perspective upper mid card fighters like Brendan Schaub were making over $100K a fight before the UFC/Reebok deal and that can be fact checked. Here … Read more
MMAFighting.com reported that the main event of UFC 215 was cancelled. Demetrious Johnson and Ray Borg will have to wait to square off now after the doctors intervened and said Borg was unfit to fight. Dr. Michelle Ingels of Perfecting Athletes explained it to Ariel Helwani. It wasn’t weight related. Ray has been getting progressively … Read more