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Kennedy On Pennington’s Corner: If My Coaches Let Me Out, I Would Hate Them Forever

Raquel Pennington’s corner sparked a lot of controversy around the MMA community earlier this month when they talked “Rocky” into continuing her fight against women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes at …read more

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Miesha Tate weighs in on champ Amanda Nunes, state of UFC women's bantamweight division

Think about what’s happened to the makeup of the UFC women’s bantamweight division since former champion Miesha Tate retired in November 2016.
A lot.
For starters, Tate shockingly announced her retirement after …read more

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Editorial: Stuff I learned - UFC 224 Nunes vs Pennington

Phil thinks about the nature of Raquel Pennington’s almost-stoppage against Nunes, and how we can never really understand fighters. After the fourth round of her championship fight with Amanda Nunes, …read more

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Miesha Tate: Raquel Pennington would've felt 'lifetime of regret' for quitting at UFC 224

Raquel Pennington was battered and beat down for four rounds by champ Amanda Nunes during their UFC 224 title fight, to the point that – at least in the moment …read more

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Today on the podcast, we’ll go over all of the results from UFC 224 from Amanda Nunes’s stoppage of Raquel Pennington to Lyoto Machida …read more

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Hindsight - UFC 224: Nunes vs. Pennington in retrospect

Take a look back on UFC 224’s record-setting 11 finishes in a single event, from Markus Perez’s opening submission of James Bochnovic to Amanda Nunes’ late stoppage of Raquel Pennington …read more

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Video: Was Raquel Pennington’s corner wrong?

Should Raquel Pennington’s corner have stopped the Amanda Nunes fight, or should we give her corner the benefit of the doubt? Once again, we’re talking about fighter safety, this time …read more

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Raquel Pennington’s head coach explains controversial decision not to stop fight

Raquel Pennington’s shot at Amanda Nunes and the UFC women’s bantamweight title, which headlined the action-packed UFC 224 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil last Saturday night, did not go as …read more

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Raquel Pennington breaks silence on UFC 224 corner controversy

Raquel Pennington’s long-awaited shot at Amanda Nunes and the UFC women’s bantamweight title, which headlined UFC 224 last Saturday night, did not go the way she planned. Instead, she was …read more

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UFC Hall Of Famer Urijah Faber Defends Raquel Pennington’s Corner For UFC 224 Call

While many pundits are criticizing Raquel Pennington’s coaches for letting her continue in the fifth round after saying she was “done” against Amanda Nunes at UFC 224, a UFC Hall …read more

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Monday Morning Analyst: Raquel Pennington and cornering in MMA

What are the arguments in favor of sending Raquel Pennington back into the fifth round against Amanda Nunes after she told her corner she’s done? In this episode of the …read more

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Raquel Pennington supports corner's decision to keep fighting in UFC 224 beating vs. Amanda Nunes

Raquel Pennington fully supported her corner’s decision to compel her to keep fighting at UFC 224 despite the bloody beating she suffered. …read more

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Is it time for Amanda Nunes to challenge Cris Cyborg?

On Saturday night, the UFC returned to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil with the star-studded UFC 224 card. 11 of the 13 fights on the bill ended in finishes, including the …read more

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What's next for Amanda Nunes and other UFC 224 fighters?

After another dominant performance in defending her bantamweight title, Amanda Nunes appears ready for a bigger challenge. As for the others who won (or lost) at UFC 224, what fights …read more

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Suspensions! Nunes, Jacare Join Six-Month Club

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returned to pay-per-view (PPV) last Saturday night (May 12, 2018) inside Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, featuring Amanda Nunes in her latest women’s bantamweight …read more

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UFC 224 medical suspensions: Nunes, ‘Jacare’ get potential six-month suspensions

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes and middleweight contender Ronaldo Souza headlined a list of 11 fighters to be issued extended medical suspensions in the aftermath of UFC 224. The …read more

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Tecia Torres says Raquel Pennington agrees with decision to return for fifth round

Last Saturday night, in the main event of UFC 224, Raquel Pennington got her long-awaited shot at Amanda Nunes and the UFC women’s bantamweight belt. Regrettably, this title shot didn’t …read more

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Fighters Come to Defense of Raquel Pennington’s Camp for Not Throwing in Towel at UFC 224

Ultimate Fighting Championship bantamweight contender Raquel Pennington took on Amanda Nunes over the weekend for the undisputed bantamweight title. …read more

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Miesha Tate defends Raquel Pennington’s corner after UFC 224 controversy

On Saturday night, in the main event of UFC 224, Raquel Pennington failed to capture the UFC women’s bantamweight belt from Amanda Nunes, succumbing to a volley of fifth-round strikes. …read more

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Morning Report: Miesha Tate says Raquel Pennington’s corner allowed her to lose ‘with dignity’

At UFC 224 on in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Saturday, Amanda Nunes successfully defended her bantamweight title against Raquel Pennington, stopping Penning with strikes in the fifth round. But …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Amanda Nunes and UFC 224's other winning fighters?

(ALSO SEE: Sean Shelby’s Shoes: What’s next for UFC 224’s losing fighters?)
The UFC’s first pay-per-view event in Brazil this year took place Saturday with UFC 224, which took place at …read more

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Amanda Nunes says Raquel Pennington’s corner “failed” at UFC 224

Last night’s UFC 224 event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil was headlined by a women’s bantamweight title fight featuring current champion Amanda Nunes taking on surging division contender Raquel Pennington.
“The …read more

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Tate: I Would Have Done Same Thing as Pennington Corner

Miesha Tate has spoken up in defense of the Raquel Pennington UFC 224 corner. The main event saw Raquel Pennington challenge Amanda Nunes for the UFC bantamweight championship. The first …read more

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When Pennington said she was done, should her corner have ended the fight?

A bloodied, bruised Raquel Pennington said she was “done” after four rounds of Saturday’s challenge of bantamweight champ Amanda Nunes at UFC 224, but her team sent her back out. …read more

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Nunes: Pennington’s Coach Should Have Thrown In The Towel

Here’s what champ Amanda Nunes had to say about Raquel Pennington’s corner ignoring her request to stop their fight. You can add Amanda Nunes to the long list of people …read more

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RECAP! Nunes Punishes Pennington to Fifth Round Finish!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Bantamweight boxers Amanda Nunes and Raquel Pennington clashed last night (May 12, 2018) at UFC 224 from inside Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
A pair …read more

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UFC 224: Nunes vs. Pennington - Winners and Losers

After retaining her title in a dominant five round performance, was Amanda Nunes the biggest winner of the night? Or did Kelvin Gastelum edging Jacare Souza in a slugfest make …read more

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Amanda Nunes says Raquel Pennington's corner failed her by not throwing in towel at UFC 224

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RIO DE JANEIRO – Amanda Nunes expressed her disappointment in how Raquel Pennington’s corner failed to oblige her request …read more

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Amanda Nunes Punishes Raquel Pennington (UFC 224 Highlights)

Check out highlights from from the UFC 224 main event between bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes and Raquel Pennington on Saturday in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. …read more

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Amanda Nunes vs. Raquel Pennington full fight video highlights

Watch Amanda Nunes vs. Raquel Pennington full fight video highlights from UFC 224’s main event above, courtesy of FOX Sports.
UFC 224: Nunes vs. Pennington took place May 12 at the …read more

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Video: Raquel Pennington tells corner ‘I’m done,’ gets sent back out for fifth round at UFC 224

Minutes before she was brutally finished by Amanda Nunes in the main event of UFC 224, Raquel Pennington tried to tell her corner that she was done.
Pennington suffered a TKO …read more

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Nunes adds third title defense to legacy

NUNES vs PENNINGTONRaquel Pennington was courageous throughout her UFC 224 main event against UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes, but “The Lioness” was simply too much for the challenger, as …read more

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UFC 224 video: Pennington said ‘I’m done,’ but corner won’t stop the fight

Moments into the next round, Pennington got TKO’d by Nunes. The UFC 224 main event was a pretty one-sided affair, with Amanda Nunes picking Raquel Pennington apart the entire time. …read more

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‘I’m Done’ (NO YOU’RE NOT)

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s bantamweight champion, Amanda Nunes, retained her 135-poud title with a fifth-round technical knockout win over Raquel Pennington in the UFC 224 pay-per-view (PPV) main event …read more

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Nunes bloodies Pennington, defends belt by TKO

Bantamweight champ Amanda Nunes busted Raquel Pennington’s nose with a devastating knee and went on to finish her off in the fifth round of the UFC 224 headliner in Rio …read more

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Raquel Pennington wanted fight stopped after fourth, but corner talked her out of it

Before Raquel Pennington was stopped by UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes, she told her cornerman Jason Kutz that she wanted out of the fight.
Corner audio from the UFC 224 …read more

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Pros and Cons: UFC 224 immediate twitter analysis

This is UFC 224: Nunes vs Pennington in a few short tweets UFC 224 is in the books, and it is where Amanda Nunes defended her bantamweight title in a …read more

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UFC 224: Pros react to Nunes vs. Pennington, Gastelum vs. Jacare, more

Raquel Pennington lobbied unsuccessfully for her corner to stop her fight against Amanda Nunes after the fourth round at UFC 224. Minutes later, the fight was over anyway.
Nunes defended her …read more

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Amanda Nunes defeats Raquel Pennington by TKO at UFC 224

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MMA Community reacts to Amanda Nunes win and Raquel Pennington’s corner forcing their athlete to continue fighting

A women’s bantamweight title fight between champion Amanda Nunes and top contender Raquel Pennington headlined tonight’s UFC 224 event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Amanda Nunes utilized some nasty low kicks …read more

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UFC 224 video: Nunes scores 5th round TKO of Pennington

Check out the video of Amanda Nunes stopping Raquel Pennington to retain her bantamweight title in the UFC 224 main event. The UFC’s women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes defeated Raquel …read more

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UFC 224 results: Amanda Nunes finishes Raquel Pennington in fifth round

It wasn’t the most exciting main event in UFC history, but Amanda Nunes was effective on Saturday night.
The UFC women’s bantamweight champion went home to fight in Brazil for the …read more

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Pros react to Nunes’ beatdown of Pennington at UFC 224

Amanda Nunes scored a TKO win in the last round of their bout against Raquel Pennington, in Rio de Janeiro. On Twitter, pro fighters enjoyed the bout. Amanda Nunes defended …read more

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UFC 224: Amanda Nunes pummels Raquel Pennington to defend bantamweight title in 5th-round TKO

Amanda Nunes left Raquel Pennington bloodied and battered Saturday for a TKO win to defend her bantamweight title at UFC 224. …read more

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Twitter reacts to Amanda Nunes' dominant TKO title defense vs. Raquel Pennington at UFC 224

Amanda Nunes’ run as UFC women’s bantamweight champion continued when she defeated Raquel Pennington in Saturday’s UFC 224 main event.
Nunes (16-4 MMA, 9-1 UFC) scored a fifth-round TKO victory over …read more

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UFC 224 results: Amanda Nunes batters Raquel Pennington, scores blood-soaked final-round stoppage

It wasn’t always pretty, but it was never in doubt, and Amanda Nunes dominated Raquel Pennington to retain her women’s bantamweight title.
The women’s bantamweight titlebout was the main event of …read more

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UFC 224: Nunes vs. Pennington results and post-fight analysis

Tim B takes a look and a very exciting night of fights at UFC 224. Amanda Nunes is still the women’s bantamweight champion. She put in a dominant performance while …read more

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UFC 224 Results: Amanda Nunes finishes Raquel Pennington (VIDEO)

A women’s bantamweight title fight headlined tonight’s UFC 224 event as Amanda Nunes put her title on the line against Raquel Pennington.
Round one begins and Nunes starts off quickly by …read more

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UFC 224 live blog: Amanda Nunes vs. Raquel Pennington

This is the UFC 224 live blog for Amanda Nunes vs. Raquel Pennington, a women’s bantamweight championship bout at Saturday night’s UFC event at the Jeunesse Arena in Rio de …read more

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Stream UFC 224: Watch Nunes vs. Pennington live online video

Click here to watch UFC 224 Amanda Nunes vs. Raquel Pennington live from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The UFC is in Rio de Janeiro tonight; one of the ancestral …read more

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LIVE! UFC 224 'Prelims' Recaps

The action unfolds later tonight (Sat., May 12, 2018) at UFC 224 live on pay-per-view (PPV) from inside Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, as Amanda Nunes puts her …read more

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Keys To Victory! Nunes Vs. Pennington

Reigning UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes will look to secure her third-straight title defense later tonight (Sat., May 12, 2018) at UFC 224 live on pay-per-view (PPV) from inside …read more

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UFC 224 primer: Amanda Nunes vs. Raquel Pennington

Get a preview here of the UFC 224 main event, as champion Amanda Nunes faces Raquel Pennington. This Saturday, the main event of UFC 224 is a Bantamweight title fight …read more

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Amanda Nunes vs. Ronda Rousey full fight video

At UFC 207 back in December 2016, Amanda Nunes was set to defend her bantamweight title against former champion Ronda Rousey. It was Nunes’ first title defense since she captured …read more

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UFC 224 final odds: Nunes remains card’s biggest favorite

Here are the UFC 224 closing odds, in which the women’s bantamweight champ Amanda Nunes remains massively favored to beat Raquel Pennington in the main event. It’s fight day! Bloody …read more

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UFC 224 main-event breakdown: Why Raquel Pennington shouldn't be discounted vs. Amanda Nunes

(This story was originally published on May 8, 2018.)
MMAjunkie Radio co-host and MMAjunkie contributor Dan Tom provides an in-depth breakdown of UFC 224’s top bouts. Today, we look at the …read more

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UFC 224 Embedded, Episode 7: ‘I did my best to try to make it’

In the seventh episode of UFC 224 Embedded, Mackenzie Dern discusses badly missing weight, Amanda Nunes gets her lion headdress ready for weigh-ins, Amanda Bobby Cooper gets a gift basket …read more

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Amanda Nunes vs. Raquel Pennington: UFC 224 Jimmy Smith Preview

Jimmy Smith breaks down the title fight between defending champ Amanda Nunes and No. 2 contender Raquel Pennington ahead of UFC 224. …read more

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UFC 224 Clash: Nunes Vs. Pennington!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Bantamweight scrappers Amanda Nunes and Raquel Pennington will clash TONIGHT (May 12, 2018) at UFC 224 inside Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Nunes rose quickly …read more

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UFC 224, Bellator 199 gambling guide

On Saturday night, MMA fans are treated to a double header as both the UFC and Bellator are putting forth major fight events, with Amanda Nunes defending her UFC bantamweight …read more

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UFC 224: Nunes vs. Pennington Toe-to-Toe preview

Phil and David breakdown everything you need to know about Nunes vs. Pennington at UFC 224, and everything you don’t about letting fans bang. Amanda Nunes vs. Raquel …read more

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UFC 224 main event breakdown: Amanda Nunes vs. Raquel Pennington

There was a time when Raquel Pennington was building up an undeniable momentum. In the span of 14 months from September 2015 to November 2016, she won four times, capping …read more

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Nunes motivated to prove people wrong

Professionally speaking, Amanda Nunes’ greatest dream came true on July 9, 2016 when she stormed through Miesha Tate in the main event of UFC 200 to become the first Brazilian …read more

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UFC 224 ceremonial weigh-ins video, photos: Unexpected grudge match steals show

RIO DE JANEIRO – The UFC 224 ceremonial weigh-ins took place today, and MMAjunkie was on the scene.
In the headliner, women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes (15-4 MMA, 8-1 UFC) fights …read more

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UFC 224 Embedded, Episode 6: ‘I’m going to take that hype from her’

In the latest episode of UFC 224 Embedded, the fighters meet the press and square off, Amanda Nunes looks at old photos, the fighters cut weight, and more. …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘Lioness!’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Bantamweight queen, Amanda Nunes, is set to defend her title opposite well-rounded up-and-comer, Raquel Pennington, this Saturday (May 12, 2018) at UFC 224 inside Jeunesse Arena …read more

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Pennington continues to knock down goals, with the world title up next

Not many fighters can come off an 18-month layoff and into a title shot. Then again, not many fighters are Raquel Pennington, who challenges Amanda Nunes for the UFC women’s …read more

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Who ya got?! Fighters predict Amanda Nunes vs. Raquel Pennington at UFC 224

RIO DE JANEIRO – Who will win UFC 224’s headliner between Amanda Nunes and Raquel Pennington? Fellow fighters gave us their picks.
Nunes (15-4 MMA, 8-1 UFC), the UFC’s women’s bantamweight …read more

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UFC 224 staff picks: Is anyone picking Raquel Pennington to upset Amanda Nunes?

Nunes
vs.
Pennington
Gastelum
vs.
Souza
Cooper
vs.
Dern
Kelleher
vs.
Lineker
Belfort
vs.
Machida
MMAjunkie readers’consensus picks2018: 48-27

Nunes
(78%)

Gastelum
(51%)

Dern
(75%)

Lineker
(85%)

Machida
(67%)
Simon Samano@SJSamano2018: 51-24

Nunes

Souza

Dern

Kelleher

Machida
Dan Tom@DanTomMMA2018: 49-26

Nunes

Souza

Dern

Lineker

Machida
Steven Marrocco@MMAjunkieSteven2018: 48-27

Nunes

Souza

Dern

Lineker

Machida
Dann Stupp@DannStupp2018: 46-292015 Champion

Nunes

Souza

Dern

Lineker

Machida
Mike Bohn@MikeBohnMMA2018: 46-292014 Champion

Nunes

Gastelum

Dern

Lineker

Machida
Matt Erickson@MMAjunkieMatt2018: 46-29

Pennington

Souza

Cooper

Lineker

Machida
Ben Fowlkes@BenFowlkesMMA2018: 45-302016 Champion

Nunes

Souza

Dern

Lineker

Machida
Trent Reinsmith@TrentReinsmith2018: 45-30

Nunes

Souza

Dern

Lineker

Machida
John Morgan@MMAjunkieJohn2018: 44-31

Nunes

Souza

Dern

Kelleher

Machida
Fernanda Prates@nandaprates_2018: 43-32

Nunes

Souza

Dern

Lineker

Machida
Ken Hathaway@kenshathaway2018: 42-33

Nunes

Souza

Dern

Lineker

Machida
Abbey Subhan@kammakaze2018: …read more

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UFC 224 Cheat Sheet: Amanda Nunes vs. Raquel Pennington

A UFC bantamweight belt will be on the line Saturday night in Rio de Janeiro when Amanda Nunes takes on Raquel Pennington. Who will come out on top? Brett Okamoto …read more

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10 reasons to watch UFC 224: Can Raquel Pennington upset Amanda Nunes to win gold?

The UFC heads to Brazil on Saturday for UFC 224. As with most UFC Brazil cards, the event is chockablock with Brazilian fighters. That contingent includes UFC women’s bantamweight champion …read more

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Brazilians Take Center Stage in Rio: UFC 224 Embedded

On Episode 5 of UFC 224 Embedded, the Brazilians on the card shine for the cameras, as Vitor Belfort, Lyoto Machida, Jacare Souza and Amanda Nunes do interviews. …read more

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Daily Debate: Pennington? 'King Mo'? Gasteluem? Cooper? What's the best UFC 224, Bellator 199 underdog pick?

We have two big fight cards Saturday night with a title on the line, as well as title implications.
At UFC 224 in Rio de Janeiro, Amanda Nunes (15-4 MMA, 8-1 …read more

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Nunes and Pennington Set, but Mackenzie Dern 7 Pounds Over at UFC 224 Weigh-ins

The UFC 224 title fight between Amanda Nunes and Raquel Pennington is set, but Mackeznie Dern blew past the limit for her fight. …read more

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Why did the odds for Amanda Nunes at UFC 224 make such a big climb this week?

Amanda Nunes started out a decent favorite against Raquel Pennington. Then the odds in her favorite went ballistic.
At MGM Resorts’ Race & Sports Book locations in Las Vegas, Nunes (15-4 …read more

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UFC 224 midweek odds: Nunes heavily favored over Pennington

Here are the betting odds for Saturday’s UFC 224 card, where Amanda Nunes is favored to retain her bantamweight belt against Raquel Pennington in the main event. UFC 224 goes …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘Rocky!’

The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) veteran, Raquel Pennington, will battle with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s Bantamweight strap-hanger, Amanda Nunes, this Saturday (May 12, 2018) at UFC 224 inside Jeunesse Arena …read more

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Sarah Kaufman hopes to return to UFC soon, likes Amanda Nunes matchup

Sarah Kaufman joined an exclusive club last Friday.
By capturing the Invicta FC bantamweight championship with a third-round submission win over Katharina Lehner, Kaufman became one of only two women to …read more

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Embedded! Get Ready For A Real-Life ‘Rocky’ Story

We interrupt your fascination with Mackenzie Dern to bring you an important bulletin.
Raquel Pennington will fight Amanda Nunes in the UFC 224 pay-per-view (PPV) main event this Saturday night (May …read more

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Amanda Nunes Avoiding Surgery Ahead of UFC 224 Showdown

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes has been avoiding surgery, finding alternative methods for dealing with her health issues. …read more

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Amanda Nunes treating her sinusitis ahead of UFC 224 with help of a salt room

RIO DE JANEIRO — UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes discusses her upcoming UFC 224 title defense against Raquel Pennington, fighting in Brazil, treating her sinusitis with the help of …read more

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MMA Squared Ep. 13: Nunes, the Lioness, Hunter or Hunted?

Check out the latest episode of MMA Squared. Hello. This is Chris, and welcome to another episode of MMA Squared.
This Saturday at UFC 224 Amanda Nunes will …read more

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Raquel Pennington Embracing the Emotions of First Title Shot at UFC 224

Raquel Pennington takes on the Ultimate Fighting Championship bantamweight queen Amanda Nunes for the title this Saturday at UFC 224. …read more

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UFC 224: Nunes vs. Pennington Care/Don’t Care Preview

Sorry cry babies! Kid Nate + John Nash are back with another infamous & patented Care/Don’t Care Preview for UFC 224 featuring women’s bantamweight champ Amanda Nunes defending her belt …read more

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UFC 224 media day staredowns

RIO DE JANEIRO — At UFC 224 media day, Amanda Nunes, Raquel Pennington, Mackenzie Dern, Amanda Cooper and the rest of the stars of UFC 224 squared off in Thursday …read more

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Amanda Nunes UFC 224 open workout highlights

RIO DE JANEIRO — Amanda Nunes put on a show for the Brazilian fans and media at the UFC 224 open workouts. Nunes defends her UFC women’s bantamweight title against …read more

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UFC 224 Embedded, Episode 3: ‘If I lay down, I won’t get back up’

In the third episode of UFC 224 Embedded, Mackenzie Dern and Vitor Belfort finally make it to Rio de Janeiro, Amanda Nunes goes to get her hair done, Amanda Bobby …read more

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'UFC 224 Embedded,' No. 3: Amanda Nunes hits the mall, Mackenzie Dern hits the runway

The UFC returns to Brazil, and to pay-per-view this weekend, and the promotion has rolled out its “Embedded” treatment to preview UFC 224.
UFC 224 takes place Saturday at Jeunesse Arena …read more

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UFC 224 free full fight video: Nunes vs. Rousey

Before Amanda Nunes defends her women’s bantamweight title at UFC 224, watch her knock Ronda Rousey out in just 48 seconds. UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes attained the crown …read more

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UFC champ Amanda Nunes on challenger: I know all her game plans

RIO DE JANEIRO – UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes and Raquel Pennington’s friendship has come with the realization that one day, they would have to face off in the …read more

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Raquel Pennington Confident on Her Chances of Beating Amanda Nunes

Raquel Pennington is prepared for the biggest bout of her professional mixed martial arts career. This Saturday night (May 12), Pennington will challenge Amanda Nunes for the Ultimate Fighting Championship …read more

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UFC 224 workout live stream

The UFC 224 workout live stream features the top stars at this Saturday’s UFC event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Amanda Nunes, Raquel Pennington, Kelvin Gastelum, Ronaldo Souza, Mackenzie …read more

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Free Fight! Nunes Retires Rousey In The Most Violent Way Possible

Then ruins the moment with that protracted shushy-face finger move. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s bantamweight titleholder, Amanda Nunes, will put her 135-pound title on the line against top contender …read more

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Raquel Pennington bringing something UFC champ Amanda Nunes has 'never experienced'

RIO DE JANEIRO – When Raquel Pennington enters the octagon in Rio de Janeiro to close out Saturday’s UFC 224 pay-per-view event, she’ll be staring not only at a champion …read more

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Video: Before UFC 224, watch champ Amanda Nunes' 48-second drubbing of Ronda Rousey

They say you’re not really a champion until you defend the title, and UFC women’s bantamweight titleholder Amanda Nunes did so in pretty remarkable fashion.
After submitting Miesha Tate to win …read more

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Live! UFC 224 Results & Play-By-Play!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to pay-per-view (PPV) this Saturday night (Sat., May 12, 2018) inside Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, featuring Amanda Nunes in her latest women’s …read more

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UFC 224 Embedded, Episode 2: ‘You’re not full, you’re disgusted’

In the second episode of UFC Embedded, Amanda Bobby Cooper discusses her diet of baby food; Amanda Nunes and Raquel Pennington run into each other on the streets of Rio …read more

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UFC 224: Fantasy Cheat Sheet

Following a two-week break in the action, the UFC returns this weekend with a stacked card headed to Brazil, where women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes will put her title on …read more

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UFC 224 main-event breakdown: Why Raquel Pennington shouldn't be discounted vs. Amanda Nunes

MMAjunkie Radio co-host and MMAjunkie contributor Dan Tom provides an in-depth breakdown of UFC 224’s top bouts. Today, we look at the main event.
UFC 224 takes place Saturday at Jeunesse …read more

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UFC 224: Nunes vs. Pennington statistical breakdown

There’s not much separation in overall striking statistics between bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes and her challenger, Raquel Pennington. But the UFC 224 main event will be decided by whether they’re …read more

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