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Bellator 249 highlights: Cris Cyborg returns with a vengeance!

Bellator featherweight champion Cris Cyborg returned for her first fight since the coronavirus pandemic lockdown with a vengeance.

Taking the headlining slot at Bellator 249 on Friday, Cyborg battered Arlene Blencowe …read more

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Posted on October 18, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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Scott Coker: Dialogue started with Eddie Hearn on Cris Cyborg vs. Katie Taylor boxing bout

UNCASVILLE, Conn. — Cris Cybrog could find herself in the ring in the near future.
Following Cyborg’s first defense of her featherweight championship Thursday night at Bellator 249, organization president Scott …read more

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Bellator 249 post-event facts: Cris Cyborg makes more MMA history

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Cris Cyborg def. Arlene Blencowe at Bellator 249: Best photos

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Bellator action resumed on Thursday with Bellator 249, which took place at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn., and …read more

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Scott Coker Says There is Interest From Boxing Promoters in Cris Cyborg

Scott Coker is absolutely interested in a cross over boxing match for Cris Cyborg against Katie Taylor. He and Match room Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn has had conversations about it …read more

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MMA community reacts to Cris Cyborg submitting Arlene Blencowe at Bellator 249

On Thursday night, Cris Cyborg defended the Bellator MMA women’s featherweight title with a submission win over Arlene Blencowe. It was the first submission victory on her resume. As ever, …read more

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Cris Cyborg calls for rematch with Amanda Nunes following win at Bellator 249

Cris Cyborg has called for a rematch with former foe Amanda Nunes in the wake of her win at Bellator 249 last night. Cyborg once again proved why she’s still …read more

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Bellator 249 Results: Cris Cyborg Retains In First Title Defense

Bellator 249 took place tonight from the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut. The main event saw Cris Cyborg successfully defend her featherweight championship against Arlene Blencowe. In some of …read more

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Bellator 249 results and highlights: Cyborg submits Blencowe

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Arlene Blencowe was completely worked over in the Bellator 249 main event by Cris Cyborg. Bellator 249 is in the books, …read more

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Posted on October 16, 2020, 4:46 am By
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Bellator 249 results: Cris Cyborg stops Arlene Blencowe for first career submission win

Cris Cyborg has added yet another item to the most impressive resume in women’s MMA history once again.
The only fighter of either gender to hold championships in four major promotions, …read more

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Cris Cyborg scores first career submission in Bellator 249 main event

The Bellator MMA cage was at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut on Thursday for Bellator 249: Cyborg vs. Blencowe. Women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg put her title …read more

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Twitter reacts to Cris Cyborg's dominant title defense against Arlene Blencowe at Bellator 249

Cris Cyborg successfully defended her title for the first time on Thursday when she beat Arlene Blencowe in the Bellator 249 main event.
Cyborg (23-2 MMA, 2-0 BMMA) started her women’s …read more

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Bellator 249 results: Cris Cyborg batters, submits Arlene Blencowe in first title defense

Usually, Cris Cyborg makes opponents submit to her fists. This time, she did it with a choke.
Cyborg battered Arlene Blencowe before securing a second-round submission to notch the first …read more

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Defining Fights: Bellator 249 headliner Cris Cyborg

Cris Cyborg will look to continue the latest chapter of her remarkable MMA career Thursday night when she puts her newly-won Bellator women’s featherweight title on the line for the …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2020, 3:16 pm By
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Fedor, Manny, Holly and Chael: Inside Cris Cyborg’s pet zoo

Bellator star Cris Cyborg hanging out with Fedor and Manny Porkiao. | Photo via instagram.com/cyborgszoo

Cris Cyborg is one of the most feared MMA fighters on the planet when …read more

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Posted on October 15, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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Bellator 249 Results: Cyborg vs. Blencowe

MMA Fighting has Bellator 249 results for the Cris Cyborg vs. Arlene Blencowe fight card in Las Vegas and live Bellator 249 Twitter updates.
The scheduled main event features a featherweight …read more

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Bellator 249 predictions: Who's picking Arlene Blencowe to upset Cris Cyborg?

Cyborg
vs.
Blencowe
Freire
vs.
Willis
Bandejas
vs.
Higo
Awad
vs.
Nallo

MMA Junkie readers’
consensus picks
2020: 120-76

Cyborg
(68%)

Freire
(72%)

Bandejas
(68%)

Nallo
(51%)

Dan Tom
@DanTomMMA
2020: 130-66

Cyborg

Freire

Bandejas

Nallo

Nolan King
@mma_kings
2020: 130-66

Cyborg

Freire

Bandejas

Nallo

Farah Hannoun
@Farah_Hannoun
2020: 129-67

Cyborg

Freire

Bandejas

Awad

Danny Segura
@dannyseguratv
2020: 128-68

Cyborg

Freire

Bandejas

Awad

Dave Doyle
@davedoylemma
2020: 127-69

Cyborg

Freire

Bandejas

Nallo

Mike Bohn
@MikeBohnMMA
2020: 126-70
2014 Champion

Cyborg

Freire

Bandejas

Nallo

Brian Garcia
@thegoze
2020: 126-70
2017 Champion

Cyborg

Freire

Bandejas

Nallo

Simon Head
@simonhead
2020: 125-71
2019 Champion*

Cyborg

Freire

Bandejas

Nallo

Simon Samano
@SJSamano
2020: 124-72

Cyborg

Freire

Bandejas

Nallo

George …read more

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Bellator 249 weigh-in video

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MMA Fighting has Bellator 249 weigh-in video for Thursday’s event at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn.
In the main event, Cris Cyborg and Arlene …read more

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Cris Cyborg is eager to trade blows with former boxing world champ in her first Bellator title defense

Cyborg will put up her featherweight crown on Thursday against Arlene Blencowe, who along with her boxing prowess is a natural 145-pounder. …read more

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LIVE! Bellator 249 Weigh-In Updates, Streaming Video For ‘Cyborg Vs. Blencowe’

Photo of Cris Cyborg by Esther Lin.

The place is here, Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn., and the time is now. The weigh ins for Bellator 249: …read more

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In order to beat Cris Cyborg, Arlene Blencowe aims to 'put some fear in her' at Bellator 249

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – Arlene Blencowe plans to implement a new approach against Bellator featherweight champion Cris Cyborg when the duo fight Thursday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
The women’s featherweight title fight …read more

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Bellator 249 video: Arlene Blencowe encouraged by Cris Cyborg’s loss to Amanda Nunes: ‘She’s human’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Before Bellator 249 on Thursday, featherweight title challenger Arlene Blencowe talks about how she can upset champion Cris Cyborg, representing Australia, why she’s loyal to …read more

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Bellator 249 video: Cris Cyborg ‘honored’ to headline CBS Sports Network event

Cris Cyborg talks about her first Bellator title defense, the Bellator featherweight division, if she wants to fight in Japan, the target on her back, and more. …read more

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Cris Cyborg happy to reunite with coach Rafael Cordeiro for Bellator 249 title fight

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – Cris Cyborg worked with an old but familiar face ahead of her first Bellator women’s featherweight title defense.
After spending her past two training camps overseas in South …read more

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Cris Cyborg still hoping for cross-promotion rematch with Amanda Nunes

Bellator women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg is still hoping for a cross-promotion rematch with UFC champion Amanda Nunes. Cyborg and Nunes met back at UFC 232 in December 2018. In …read more

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Bellator 249: Make your predictions for Cris Cyborg vs. Arlene Blencowe

We want your predictions for Thursday’s Bellator 249 event in Connecticut.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for each bout below, …read more

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Cat Zingano aims to be 'baddest proven' Bellator champ by beating Cris Cyborg or anyone else

Cat Zingano is just one fight into her Bellator tenure, but she’s not looking to waste any time.
Zingano (11-4 MMA, 1-0 BMMA) made a successful promotional debut last month at …read more

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Cris Cyborg reacts to Holly Holm’s dominant win over Irene Aldana

Former UFC champion Cris Cyborg was clearly watching tonight’s UFC Fight Island 4 main event between Holly Holm and Irene Aldana. The UFC’s former women’s bantamweight champion, Holm (13-5 MMA), …read more

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Cris Cyborg vs. Arlene Blencowe headlines Bellator's move to CBS Sports Network

Cris Cyborg will put her women’s featherweight title on the line for the first time in October as part of Bellator’s move to a new broadcast home.
Cyborg (22-2 MMA, 1-0 …read more

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Cris Cyborg’s return, Douglas Lima vs. Gegard Mousasi part of new Bellator fights announced

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

With Bellator MMA moving to CBS Sports Network, several new fights have been announced for upcoming cards in Oct.
At the top of the list is …read more

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MMA legend Cris Cyborg set to defend Bellator women’s featherweight title against Arlene Blencowe

MMA legend Cris Cyborg will defend the Bellator women’s featherweight title later this year against top contender Arlene Blencowe. Amy Kaplan of FanSided was the first to reveal that Cyborg’s …read more

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Sabina Mazo sees significant growth training with Cris Cyborg ahead of UFC on ESPN+ 35

Sabina Mazo says she has been learning a thing or two from one of the biggest legends in the sport of MMA.
The Colombian prospect fights Saturday against Justine Kish at …read more

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Cris Cyborg accuses Daniel Cormier of being “paid to shill” for UFC

Bellator featherweight champion Cris Cyborg believes retired two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier is a “shill” for the Las Vegas-based promotion. Speaking on a recent episode of ESPN’s DC and Helwani …read more

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