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Cris Cyborg confident Amanda Nunes rematch would go differently

Although Cris Cyborg is no longer in the UFC and recently signed with Bellator, she still hopes she can rematch Amanda Nunes one day.
The two fought back at UFC 232, …read more

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Pull No Punches 34 - How Much Would Henry Cejudo vs. Amanda Nunes sell?

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Your hosts ‘Shak’ Shakiel Mahjouri & former UFC fighter, Kajan Johnson are here each Wednesday as “MMA’s most colorful and entertaining personalities”. They will present you …read more

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Cris Cyborg vs. Amanda Nunes 2? Bellator chief Scott Coker is down, but he knows the deal

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Does Cris Cyborg’s move to Bellator mean the idea of idea of a rematch with the only woman who defeated her in the past 14 years …read more

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Amanda Nunes strips down for ESPN Body Issue

Two-division UFC champion Amanda Nunes isn’t afraid to show some skin. Earlier this year, she posed sans clothes on social media to celebrate her UFC 239 win. Not long thereafter, …read more

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UFC champ champ Amanda Nunes featured on ESPN Body Issue cover

The final print edition of ESPN The Magazine hits newsstands on Sept. 6 with the 11th Annual BODY Issue, a franchise created to celebrate the athletic form.
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Pic: Nunes Naked For ESPN ‘Body Issue’

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We already knew that Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes, who also holds gold at 145 pounds, has no problem sharing her birthday suit with …read more

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Check out Amanda Nunes in 'The Body Issue' of ESPN The Magazine

The spotlight continues to shine bright on UFC dual champion Amanda Nunes.
Nunes, who holds both the women’s bantamweight and featherweight titles, has had a phenomenal past eight-plus months, with the …read more

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UFC Champ Amanda Nunes Lands Cover on ESPN The Magazine ‘Body Issue’

In recent months, Amanda Nunes has made a legitimate claim toward being regarded as the greatest female mixed martial artist of all-time. Now, she’s being recognized in a different way. …read more

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Henry Cejudo responds to Weili Zhang’s ‘sex change’ comment

UFC men’s flyweight and bantamweight champ Henry Cejudo has recently made joking callouts of several female UFC stars: flyweight champ Valentina Shevchenko, bantamweight and featherweight champ Amanda Nunes, and top …read more

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Cris Cyborg: No regrets about UFC departure, not ruling out Amanda Nunes rematch

At the conclusion of her UFC tenure, Cris Cyborg doesn’t have any regrets.
The former UFC featherweight champion, who had concluded her contract with the company but was in a period …read more

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Posted on August 31, 2019, 2:46 am By
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Dana White: Amanda Nunes will defend featherweight title after Germaine de Randamie fight

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The UFC women’s featherweight division isn’t going anywhere, and Amanda Nunes will defend her 145-pound title in the near future.
That’s the message from UFC president …read more

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Posted on August 24, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Dana White on Amanda Nunes defending both belts and Cris Cyborg’s status

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UFC president Dana White addressed his expectations of Amanda Nunes holding both the UFC bantamweight and featherweight titles and just what Cris Cyborg’s status is after …read more

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Nunes Vs de Randamie Title Fight Official For UFC 245

A rumored fight between current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) champ-champ, Amanda Nunes, and top Bantamweight contender, Germaine de Randamie, is now officially set to go down at the upcoming UFC …read more

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Amanda Nunes, GDR Rematch Set For UFC 245

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Amanda Nunes vs. Germaine de Randamie 2 Set For UFC 245

A rematch between Amanda Nunes and Germaine de Randamie is set and Nunes’ 135-pound gold will be on the line. Sources told ESPN’s Brett Okamoto that Nunes vs. de Randamie …read more

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Amanda Nunes vs. Germaine de Randamie 2 set for UFC 245

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Amanda Nunes is returning to the Octagon against a familiar foe.
On Saturday night, MMA Fighting confirmed an initial report from ESPN of …read more

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Nunes vs. de Randamie set for UFC 245

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Double champion Amanda Nunes is staying put at 135 pounds for now. Amanda Nunes is not going back up to 145 pounds for …read more

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Nunes Vs. ‘Iron Lady’ 2 In The Works For UFC 245

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With Cris Cyborg out of the picture reigning UFC women’s bantamweight and featherweight champion Amanda Nunes has her next opponent lined up.
According to …read more

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Amanda Nunes to defend bantamweight title vs. Germaine de Randamie at UFC 245

UFC double champion Amanda Nunes will be sneaking one more bout in before the calendar year comes to an end.
“The Lioness” Nunes (18-4 MMA, 11-1 UFC) will defend her bantamweight …read more

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Amanda Nunes to Defend Bantamweight Crown vs. Germaine de Randamie at UFC 245

With Cristiane Justino out of the picture, Amanda Nunes will go about the business of continuing to defend her bantamweight belt. …read more

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Cejudo Calls Out Shevchenko, Want’s To Be MMA’s First Intergender Champ

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Flyweight and Bantamweight champion, Henry Cejudo, recently called out women’s champ-champ, Amanda Nunes, in a bizarre challenge that caught many off guard.
“So I’m out here enjoying …read more

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Dana White Weighs In On Potential Amanda Nunes vs. Claressa Shields Bout

UFC president Dana White has chimed in on a potential bout between Amanda Nunes and Claressa Shields. Shields, who is a unified boxing champion, has teased the idea of making …read more

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Dana White on potential Amanda Nunes vs. Claressa Shields fight: ‘Anything’s possible’ 

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Dana White has already helped one UFC champion crossover for a boxing mega-fight and he’s not completely opposed to doing it again for the right …read more

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UFC champ Valentina Shevchenko not rushing to rematch Amanda Nunes

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After fighting above her weight class for the majority of her UFC career, UFC flyweight champ Valentina …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko ‘knows’ Amanda Nunes trilogy will happen

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Valentina Shevchenko would like a third chance to take on Amanda Nunes after two decision losses. The UFC’s female flyweight champion, …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko on Amanda Nunes trilogy: ‘It’s going to happen one day’ 

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Valentina Shevchenko is solely focused on the flyweight division and defending her UFC title, but that doesn’t mean she loses sight of the big picture …read more

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Valentina Shevchenko believes rematch with Amanda Nunes is inevitable

Valentina Shevchenko, the reigning UFC flyweight champion, has battled UFC bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes twice before. Both times the pair fought, Shevchenko came up short via close, competitive decision.
Given Nunes …read more

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Cris Cyborg’s coach believes Amanda Nunes is the only opponent that she should be fighting

Cris Cyborg is no longer a member of the UFC after completing her contract and then being released by Dana White. With that, the possibility of the Amanda Nunes rematch …read more

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What does the future hold for Amanda Nunes?

Amanda Nunes’ talent is undeniable. Dana White, Ariel Helwani and many others have dubbed her the greatest female fighter of all time. So why is it that Nunes’ popularity hasn’t …read more

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UFC Uruguay headliner Valentina Shevchenko says trilogy fight with Amanda Nunes is inevitable

NEWARK, N.J. – Valentina Shevchenko doesn’t have many blemishes in her long and accomplished combat sports career, but her future plans involve avenging those losses.
It starts Saturday when Shevchenko (17-3 …read more

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Claudio Silva inspired by teammates Amanda Nunes, Thiago Santos to win UFC gold

Brazilian welterweight Claudio Silva is undefeated in four UFC fights. | Steve Flynn-USA TODAY Sports

Amanda Nunes became the UFC bantamweight and featherweight queen years after moving to American …read more

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Video: Cyborg confronts Dana White backstage at UFC 240

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Cris Cyborg released a video of her backstage confrontation with Dana White regarding a rematch with Amanda Nunes. Former UFC women’s featherweight champion …read more

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Cris ‘Cyborg’ Posts Video of Backstage Conversation with Dana White Following UFC 240

After a dominant decision victory over Felicia Spencer at UFC 240, Cristiane Justino explained why a rematch with two-division champion Amanda Nunes was far from foregone conclusion. …read more

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VIDEO | Cris Cyborg tells Dana White to ‘stop lying’ to his face

UFC President Dana White has had plenty to say about Cris Cyborg of late, primarily with respect to a potential rematch between Cyborg and Amanda Nunes. Despite the fact that …read more

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Cris Cyborg releases backstage confrontation with Dana White over Amanda Nunes rematch

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Cris Cyborg isn’t backing down from her back-and-forth war of words with UFC president Dana White over her desire to get a rematch with Amanda …read more

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ATT Founder: Amanda Nunes Could Be MMA’s GOAT – Male Or Female

There’s no doubting that Amanda Nunes is one of the most dominant fighters in MMA today. The UFC women’s featherweight and bantamweight champion is simply looking flawless. Her last two …read more

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Posted on July 30, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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17 MMA thoughts, including why the Cyborg-UFC feud needs to end

Cris Cyborg got back in the win column on Saturday and called for a rematch with Amanda Nunes. Will she get it? Ariel Helwani shares his thoughts, as well as …read more

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Dana White Hopes To Book Nunes vs. Cyborg 2 After UFC 240

UFC president Dana White wants to see a rematch between Amanda Nunes and Cris Cyborg. Back in Dec. 2018, Nunes took on Cyborg in a bid to become a UFC …read more

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White on Nunes-Cris rematch: ‘That’s the fight I want to make’

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UFC president Dana White talks about a possible rematch between Amanda Nunes and Cris Cyborg. After experiencing her first loss in 13 …read more

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Dana White believes Cyborg wants to leave the UFC for ‘easier fights’

UFC president Dana White has doubled down on saying that Cris Cyborg does not want a rematch with Amanda Nunes, despite Cyborg saying on numerous occasions that she wants the …read more

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After completing contract at UFC 240, Cris Cyborg vents on Dana White, UFC relationship

EDMONTON – Cris Cyborg wants to rematch Amanda Nunes for the UFC women’s featherweight title, but doesn’t sound particularly thrilled with her relationship with the organization or company president Dana …read more

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Cris Cyborg wants to fight Amanda Nunes, but needs Dana White’s respect

Immediately after defeating Felicia Spencer at UFC 240 on Saturday night in Edmonton, former UFC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg stated that she wants to fight Amanda Nunes next. She was …read more

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Cris Cyborg defeats Felicia Spencer in UFC 240 co-main event, wants Amanda Nunes next

Former women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg rebounded from her first career loss in 13 years against Amanda Nunes in her last outing with a decisive win over Felicia Spencer in …read more

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Felicia Spencer Aims to “Take Out” the Two WMMA GOATs

A strong case can be made that Amanda Nunes and Cris Cyborg are the two greatest women’s mixed martial artist (WMMA) to have ever lived. One notably person who subscribes …read more

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Felicia Spencer doesn't take Cyborg vs. Nunes 2 talk personally

EDMONTON – UFC president Dana White has talked – and griped – about a rematch between ex-champ Cris Cyborg and two-division titleholder Amanda Nunes, all before Cyborg’s fight against Felicia …read more

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