Belgian fighter Cindy Dandois holds a decorated mixed martial arts record of 8-2 with wins over the likes of UFC vet Jessamyn Duke, Bellator MMA top contender Marloes Coenen, current Invicta FC interim featherweight champion Megan Anderson, and Muay Thai standout Jorina Baars, who holds a win over Cris Cyborg in kickboxing. Despite this many MMA … Read more
Muay Thai kickboxing champion Lina Lansberg (6-1) will face women’s MMA legend Cris Cyborg aka Cristiane Justino (16-1, 1 NC) this Saturday, Sept. 24, in the UFC Fight Night 95 main event from Brasilia, Brazil. The Swedish striker has finished four of her six wins via knockout, while Cyborg has knocked out 14 of the 16 … Read more
Cris Cyborg fought her third pro Muay Thai bout last night, dropping a unanimous decision to 35-0 Dutch giant Jorina Baars at Lion Fight 14 in Las Vegas. With Cyborg displaying a power advantage, Baars certainly had the technical advantage, experience advantage, as well as the height and reach advantage.
Former women’s Strikeforce featherweight MMA champion Cris Cyborg ventured over into the land of muay thai where she had a career record of (2-0) to take on undefeated muay thai fighter Jorina Baars (35-0-3). Cyborg weathered a very difficult first round in which she was repeatedly rocked to make the fight very competitive in the later rounds.
Strikeforce was angling towards a fight between Cindy Dandois and Gina Carano. However, now Dandois has revealed she is pregnant and can’t compete.