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Video: Take a look back at ESPN’s special on Cris Cyborg and the dangers of extreme weight cutting

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A couple of years ago, Cris Cyborg was the focal point of an ESPN “Outside the Lines” special on the dangers of extreme weight cutting, …read more

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Agent: Cyborg ‘hopes’ we can get a new deal done with the UFC

Contrary to her own statements, Cris Cyborg is said to be looking at signing a new UFC deal, according to her agent Audie Attar. Cris Cyborg has been on …read more

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Manager outlines plans for return of Cris Cyborg: ‘She’d love to fight for the UFC’

The future of former UFC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg is currently somewhat murky. After losing her title to Amanda Nunes in December, the Brazilian legend is hoping to return to …read more

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Cyborg Eyes New UFC Deal, UFC 237 Return

With only one fight left on her current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) contract, former women’s Featherweight champion Cris Cyborg is looking to lock down a new contract with the promotion. …read more

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Posted on February 19, 2019, 3:16 am By
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Agent says Cyborg interested in new UFC deal

Former women’s featherweight titlist Cris Cyborg would like a new deal with UFC, her agent said. …read more

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Posted on February 18, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Cyborg unsure about UFC career with removal of women’s 145-pound rankings

With the removal of the women’s featherweight division from the official rankings, Cris Cyborg is also in limbo in terms of her UFC career. The February 11th update of …read more

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Posted on February 13, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Cyborg: UFC future in doubt with division in limbo

Former UFC women’s featherweight titlist Cris Cyborg says she wants to fight five more years, but she’s unsure about her future with the UFC. …read more

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Posted on February 12, 2019, 9:46 pm By
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Cris Cyborg doesn’t think Amanda Nunes loss will hurt UFC contract negotiations

Cris Cyborg is one of the greatest female fighters to ever compete in MMA. For well over a decade, she was simply dominant, going 20-0-1 after losing her first professional …read more

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Cris Cyborg doesn’t think Amanda Nunes loss will hurt UFC contract negotiations

Cris Cyborg is one of the greatest female fighters to ever compete in MMA. For well over a decade, she was simply dominant, going 20-0-1 after losing her first professional …read more

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Cyborg talks Nunes loss, contract negotiations, visiting WWE performance center

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — Former UFC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg discusses life after suffering her first MMA loss in more than 13 years, not getting an immediate rematch against …read more

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Amanda Nunes Contemplating Retirement Following Potential Holly Holm Bout

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Amanda Nunes rocked the mixed martial arts world when she destroyed Cris Cyborg in 51 seconds at UFC 232, but that could be one of the final two …read more

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Amanda Nunes reveals she may retire after potential Holly Holm fight

FORTALEZA — Backstage at UFC Fortaleza, women’s bantamweight and featherweight champion Amanda Nunes discussed her memorable victory over Cris Cyborg, why she is considering retirement soon, a potential showdown with …read more

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Dual UFC champ Amanda Nunes considering retirement after potential fight with Holly Holm

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FORTALEZA, Brazil – With two UFC championship belts, Amanda Nunes is at the pinnacle of her fighting career. Despite …read more

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Tate: Cyborg ‘Never Needed A Strategy’ Until Nunes

Former UFC champion Miesha Tate watched closely last month as UFC women’s bantamweight queen Amanda Nunes moved up to 145 pounds and took out Cris Cyborg at UFC 232 in …read more

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Miesha Tate: Cris Cyborg needed to respect Amanda Nunes’ KO ‘power’

Miesha Tate thinks Cris Cyborg may have underestimated Amanda Nunes’ power. Miesha Tate knows first hand about Amanda Nunes’ power, which is why the former women’s bantamweight champion wished Cris …read more

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Miesha Tate gives interesting perspective on Cris Cyborg’s loss to Amanda Nunes

After more than a decade of dominance, UFC women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg’s reign came to a shocking end at UFC 232, when she was knocked out by reigning UFC …read more

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Cris Cyborg Would be “Sad” if UFC Career Ends

For the first time in her UFC career, Cris Cyborg suffered a loss, and in devastating fashion, when Amanda Nunes earned the knockout victory in the very first round of …read more

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Opinion | Denying Cris Cyborg an immediate rematch with Amanda Nunes would be a travesty

In the wake of a shocking knockout loss to Amanda Nunes at UFC 232, Cris Cyborg, the perpetual beacon of dominance in women’s MMA, was unwittingly made a martyr for …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Din Thomas doesn’t believe Amanda Nunes will fight at featherweight again

Two-weight UFC champion Amanda Nunes made some headlines last week when she said that she was ‘done’ fighting at featherweight after she defeated former champion Cris Cyborg in 51 seconds …read more

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White backs Nunes, says there will be no immediate rematch with Cyborg

Dana White insists there will be no immediate rematch between Amanda Nunes and Cris Cyborg. Amanda Nunes starched Cris Cyborg inside just 51 seconds at UFC 232, but some fans …read more

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If Cyborg & Nunes Win Their Next Fights, Dana White Is Open To Rematch

It looks like there is a way UFC President Dana White would be open to rematching Cris Cyborg and Amanda Nunes. The pair initially fought last month at UFC 232 …read more

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Dana White says Amanda Nunes and Cris Cyborg won’t be rematching next

As much as it makes sense to give Cris Cyborg an immediate rematch after her first loss in 13-years at UFC 232, UFC President Dana White has other plans.

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Cris Cyborg has 'no problem' fighting Kayla Harrison at 155 pounds if she wins PFL

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Apparently it’s no longer too early to talk about a fight between Cris Cyborg and Kayla Harrison.
Late Wednesday night, UFC dual champion Amanda Nunes …read more

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'Cris Cyborg' Prepared To Leave UFC if Featherweight Division is Eliminated

Cristiane Justino, better known as “Cris Cyborg,” has suggested she may be forced to leave the Ultimate Fighting Championship if the promotion decides to remove the women’s featherweight division. …read more

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Morning Report: Amanda Nunes tells Cris Cyborg she’s ‘done with 145’ and plans to drop to 125 next

After Amanda Nunes knocked out Cris Cyborg to become the first ever female double champion in the UFC, talk quickly turned to what would be next for Nunes. Cyborg, obviously, …read more

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Posted on January 17, 2019, 1:16 pm By
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Amanda Nunes Says No to Cris Cyborg, She’s Done with 145-Pound Division

Cris Cyborg has been lobbying for a rematch almost from the moment she lost to Amanda Nunes at UFC 232 on Dec. 29, but it sounds as if that rematch …read more

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Megan Anderson calls for title fight with Cris Cyborg following Amanda Nunes’ claims of being ‘done with 145’

Well, UFC 232 has come and gone and less than a month later it seems that the ripple effect from the night’s results is about to be felt.
In the co-main …read more

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Amanda Nunes announces she’s ‘done with 145,’ suggests a different matchup for Cris Cyborg

In the co-main event of UFC 232 in late December, UFC bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes moved up to the featherweight division, where she authored a shocking knockout victory over long-time …read more

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Cyborg wants Nunes rematch or Megan Anderson at UFC 237

Cris Cyborg wants to keep building the UFC’s women’s featherweight division and has two potential fights in mind. Cris Cyborg experienced her first professional setback in 13 years at the …read more

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Double-champ Amanda Nunes 'done with 145,' tells Cris Cyborg to fight Kayla Harrison

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Amanda Nunes claims she won’t be granting a rematch to Cris Cyborg, nor does she intending on competing again …read more

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Cris Cyborg encourages UFC not to let her go

The UFC featherweight title reign of Cris Cyborg has come to an end — at least for now. Despite her recent loss to Amanda Nunes, however, Cyborg remains one of …read more

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With one fight left in contract, Cyborg says UFC ‘would be losing’ if they let her go

Amanda Nunes put an end to Cris Cyborg’s 13-year undefeated run at UFC 232, and the future of the former featherweight queen is still up in the air.
Cyborg, who defeated …read more

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Posted on January 16, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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Holly Holm Feels Cyborg Deserves Rematch Against Nunes

Holly Holm believes Cris Cyborg is deserving of an immediate rematch against Amanda Nunes. Nunes starched Cyborg in 51 seconds at UFC 232 to capture the women’s featherweight title. “The …read more

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Holm Vs Nunes In 2019?

Amanda Nunes made history by becoming the first female mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter to hold two belts simultaneously for Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), defeating Cris Cyborg via first round …read more

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Holly Holm says Cris Cyborg deserves rematch, but would love Amanda Nunes after UFC 235

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Holly Holm is firmly focused on her UFC 235 matchup with Aspen Ladd, but she does admit to holding interest in a fight with …read more

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VIDEO | ‘Violence Queen’ Ariane Lipski trains with Cris Cyborg ahead of UFC debut at UFC Brooklyn

2019 will officially mark the beginning of the “Violence Queen” Ariane Lipski’s career in the UFC.
Brazil’s Lipski is the former flyweight champion of Poland’s KSW. With an impressive 11-3 record, …read more

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'145 never again': Watch champ-champ Amanda Nunes try to get back in her 135 jeans

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After pulling off what many thought was a near-impossible feat to close out 2018, Amanda Nunes apparently was faced …read more

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VIDEO | Amanda Nunes says “never again” to 145

At UFC 232, UFC bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes moved up to the featherweight division on a quest to defeat the seemingly unbeatable Cris Cyborg and become one of just three …read more

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In UFC 232 'Thrill and Agony,' new double champ Amanda Nunes celebrates with Halle Berry

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Once again, the UFC takes us behind the scenes of its latest pay-per-view – this time at UFC 232 …read more

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Cyborg’s Coach: Cris ‘Beat Herself’ At UFC 232

Did all those years of pure dominance lead to Cris Cyborg’s defeat at UFC 232? That’s what many of the people who have trained with Cyborg seem to think.
The …read more

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Posted on January 11, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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Coach updates on Cris Cyborg’s status with the UFC

Cris Cyborg is no longer the UFC women’s featherweight champion. The long-time titleholder’s reign came to a shocking halt in the co-main event of UFC 232 in late December, when …read more

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Coach: Cyborg Isn’t Leaving The UFC

Former UFC women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg is nearing the end of her UFC deal. Cyborg’s deal will expire in March, and there’s a real possibility she could leave the …read more

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Daily Debate results: How many UFC champs will retain their titles through 2019?

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The UFC will come right out of the gate in 2019 with a title fight next week.
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Coach feels Cris Cyborg ‘beat herself’ against Amanda Nunes

Back at UFC 232 in late December, the longstanding title reign of UFC featherweight champ Cris Cyborg came to a shocking end at the hands of Amanda Nunes, who needed …read more

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Morning Report: Cris Cyborg’s coach says she ‘beat herself’ at UFC 232

At UFC 232, Amanda Nunes authored one of the most important upsets in UFC history, knocking out Cris Cyborg in just 51 seconds to claim the featherweight title and stake …read more

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Jason Parillo Explains How Cyborg Beat Herself At UFC 232

Amanda Nunes shocked a lot of mixed martial arts (MMA) fans with her dominant performance over Cris Cyborg at UFC 232. “The Lioness” finished Cyborg in under a minute via …read more

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Cris Cyborg coach Jason Parillo pinpoints when Amanda Nunes fight was lost, ponders next move

As an exultant Amanda Nunes jogged away from a hunkered, semi-conscious Cris Cyborg, and a near-capacity crowd at The Forum exploded into pandemonium, Jason Parillo could be seen cupping his …read more

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Top featherweight contender Megan Anderson reacts to Amanda Nunes beating Cris Cyborg

Late last month, in the co-main event of UFC 232, Amanda Nunes ended the seemingly bulletproof reign of UFC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg with a volley of first-round punches. In …read more

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Megan Anderson: Cyborg's Loss is Good For The Featherweight Division

Megan Anderson believes Amanda Nunes’ clinical KO victory over Cristiane Justino — better known as “Cris Cyborg” — is a positive sign for the future of the 145-pound division. …read more

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Megan Anderson Explains Why Nunes’ Win Over Cyborg Is Good For Women’s Featherweight Division

Megan Anderson sees a big positive in Amanda Nunes’ victory over Cris Cyborg. In the co-main event of UFC 232, Nunes dethroned Cyborg to become the first female two-division champion …read more

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Megan Anderson believes Cris Cyborg’s ‘invincibility’ made fighters leave the featherweight division

Megan Anderson has a theory as to why the women’s featherweight division has struggled to develop a roster at the highest levels of mixed martial arts.
It’s no secret that there …read more

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MMAjunkie's 2018 'Female Fighter of the Year': Amanda Nunes, obviously

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Whenever you set out to pick the “best” representative of anything, be it of all time or of the …read more

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2018 Knockout of the Year: Amanda Nunes Finishes Cris Cyborg in Just 51 Seconds

Amanda Nunes has mauled plenty of opponents in the past but for once in her career she was the undersized underdog going into her UFC 232 fight against Cris Cyborg.
Over …read more

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Nunes Believes She’s Already GOAT Of MMA

Amanda Nunes just became the greatest female fighter in mixed martial arts (MMA) history with a 51-second knockout of the seemingly unbeatable featherweight champion Cris Cyborg last month at UFC …read more

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Posted on January 5, 2019, 6:46 pm By
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Amanda Nunes Says She Should be Considered UFC’s Greatest of All Time, Male or Female

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Ahead of UFC 232, there was almost no arguing that Cris Cyborg was the greatest female fighter of …read more

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Claressa Shields To Cris Cyborg On UFC 232 Loss: ‘What The F*ck?’

Claressa Shields delivered a passionate speech to Cris Cyborg following her UFC 232 loss. Cyborg defended the UFC women’s featherweight gold against women’s bantamweight title holder Amanda Nunes. “The Lioness” …read more

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Nunes ready to make Cyborg wait 2 years for rematch

Amanda Nunes isn’t all that interested in a quick rematch with Cris Cyborg, especially since she doesn’t seem to feel the matchup ended up as dangerous as advertised. Dana White …read more

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Amanda Nunes Wants Two Years for Cyborg Rematch, Going Back to Bantamweight

Bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes shocked the world on Dec. 29 by knocking out Cris Cyborg in the first round of the UFC 232 co-main event to capture the women’s featherweight …read more

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VIDEO | Watch Joe Rogan react to Amanda Nunes KOing Cris Cyborg

When UFC bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes knocked out UFC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg in the co-main event of UFC 232, it left pretty much everybody’s jaw on the floor. That …read more

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Boxing champ to Cyborg: You shouldn’t have been trying to ‘brawl’ at UFC 232

Clarissa Shields was disappointed in Cris Cyborg’s performance at UFC 232. Not like this.
Many fans expected a technical back-and-forth fight between Cris Cyborg and Amanda Nunes at UFC 232, but …read more

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ATT owner confident Amanda Nunes can defend both belts

American Top Team owner Dan Lambert feels Amanda Nunes is more then capable of defending both her UFC titles. After beating Cris Cyborg at UFC 232 last weekend to become …read more

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PFL’s Kayla Harrison still hoping to fight Cris Cyborg

Rising PFL star Kayla Harrison is often compared to fellow Olympic judoka Ronda Rousey. Yet she says one of the main differences between her and Rousey is that she actually …read more

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Amanda Nunes Says Cyborg Must Wait Two Years for Rematch

If Cris Cyborg was frustrated with Amanda Nunes before, her patience is about to be tested to new levels moving forward. In the buildup to UFC 232, Cris Cyborg continuously …read more

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Amanda Nunes says Cris Cyborg had ‘no power at all,’ shares terms for rematch

UFC bantamweight champ Amanda Nunes didn’t just beat featherweight champ Cris Cyborg at UFC 232, she knocked her out in 51 seconds.
The moment the fight was waved on, Nunes charged …read more

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Morning Report: Amanda Nunes says Cris Cyborg had ‘no power at all,’ has to wait two years for a rematch

On Saturday night, Amanda Nunes staked her claim as the WMMA GOAT, knocking out Cris Cyborg to become the first female two-division champion in MMA history. It was a …read more

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Video: Nunes Gets Hero's Welcome At ATT

FinalizeUltimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s Bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes became the promotion’s first-ever female champ-champ after knocking out Cris Cyborg at UFC 232 to win the Featherweight title (video).
And she …read more

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Cris Cyborg UFC 232 blog: Clarissa Shields to ex-champ: ‘You shouldn’t have been out there just trying to brawl’

Amanda Nunes and Dana White don’t seem that into the idea of booking an immediate rematch between “The Lioness” and Cris Cyborg after the 51-second knockout win for Nunes at …read more

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Cris Cyborg After First Loss in 13 Years (UFC 232 Backstage Video Footage)

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Cris Cyborg lost her first mixed martial arts fight in more than 13 years when Amanda Nunes knocked her out just 51 seconds into the opening round …read more

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Kayla Harrison Won’t Dismiss Cris Cyborg Fight Following UFC 232

Kayla Harrison is still intrigued by a potential match-up with Cris Cyborg. Harrison is coming off a first-round TKO victory over Moriel Charneski. Harrison will look to lead the women’s …read more

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Video: Fired up Claressa Shields, Halle Berry console Cris Cyborg backstage after UFC 232

Former UFC women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg has released the final edition of her UFC 232 vlog series, and it includes an extensive amount of exclusive backstage footage from before …read more

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World champion boxer Claressa Shields offers critique to Cris Cyborg after UFC 232 loss

At UFC 232 this past Saturday night, we witnessed the first ever female super fight take place when the UFC featherweight and bantamweight champions met inside the Octagon.
Those two, of …read more

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UFC double champ Amanda Nunes receives hero's welcome in return to American Top Team

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Amanda Nunes made her first appearance at her home gym of American Top Team after making history at UFC …read more

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Amanda Nunes’ Coach Doesn’t See Need For Cyborg Rematch

Amanda Nunes pulled off an amazing historical feat this past weekend (Sat. December 29, 2018) in California. She knocked out Cris Cyborg in under a minute, becoming the first woman …read more

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Dan Lambert expects Amanda Nunes to defend both of her UFC titles

After her blistering knockout defeat at Cris Cyborg at UFC 232, Amanda Nunes is now the UFC women’s bantamweight and featherweight champion. Dan Lambert, the founder of American Top Team …read more

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Dan Lambert Feels Amanda Nunes Can Defend Both Titles

American Top Team (ATT) head honcho Dan Lambert wants to see Amanda Nunes defend both her titles. In the co-main event of UFC 232, Nunes challenged Cris Cyborg for the …read more

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Amanda Nunes coach Conan Silveira throws water on Cris Cyborg’s rematch hopes

Cris Cyborg seems to be the only person who is getting behind the idea of an immediate rematch between her and now bantamweight and featherweight UFC champion, Amanda Nunes.
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Cris Cyborg feels it was ‘very disrespectful’ of UFC not to give her a post-fight interview at UFC 232

Last weekend, the long-time reign of UFC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg came to a shuddering halt at the hands of UFC bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes.
Despite the disappointing outcome of this …read more

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Cris Cyborg upset at not getting post-fight interview after UFC 232 loss: ‘They just kicked me out of the cage’

Cris Cyborg’s 13-year run as an undefeated MMA star came to an end Saturday night, and she wasn’t happy with not being allowed to address the loss inside the Octagon.
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Cris Cyborg Upset for Being Kicked Out of the Cage, Not Allowed to Talk at UFC 232

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Cris Cyborg was humble in defeat following her loss to Amanda Nunes at UFC 232.
It was the first loss of her career since she stumbled in …read more

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Amanda Nunes Speaks On Her Historic UFC 232 Win

Amanda Nunes tore the house down when she defeated Cris Cyborg in just 51 seconds. This past Saturday night (Dec. 29), Nunes challenged Cyborg for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) …read more

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Daily Debate results: Does Cris Cyborg deserve an immediate rematch with Amanda Nunes?

Amanda Nunes did what previously was thought to be nearly unthinkable this past Saturday night.
Not only did Nunes (17-4 MMA, 10-1 UFC) beat Cris Cyborg (20-2 MMA, 5-1 UFC) to …read more

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Amanda Nunes reflects on victory over Cris Cyborg

Last Saturday night, in the co-main event of UFC 232, UFC women’s bantamweight queen Amanda Nunes did the unthinkable, handing long-time featherweight champ Cris Cyborg her first loss in well …read more

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UFC 232 fight night weights: Cris Cyborg only had 4.5-pound advantage on Amanda Nunes

Cris Cyborg didn’t have as big of a weight advantage over the weekend as many thought she would.
Cyborg weighed 160.5 pounds in her fight-night weight check Saturday night at UFC …read more

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Cyborg Wants Nunes Rematch ... But Does Dana White?

Thirteen years after losing her mixed martial arts (MMA) debut, Cris Cyborg suffered just the second loss of her professional career on Saturday night (Dec. 29, 2018) after she was …read more

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White against Nunes-Cyborg immediate rematch

UFC president Dana White said after Amanda Nunes’ 51-second knockout of Cris Cyborg at UFC 232 that an immediate rematch is unnecessary. According to UFC president Dana White fans likely …read more

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Amanda Nunes: What Was Similar Between Fighting Ronda Rousey and Cris Cyborg?

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Amanda Nunes has now beat the two biggest names in women’s mixed martial arts history in two different weight divisions. So were there any similarities between …read more

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What's next for Jones, Nunes and other UFC 232 fighters?

Brett Okamoto speculates on whom we should expect to see in the Octagon with Jon Jones, Amanda Nunes, Cris Cyborg and others who fought over the weekend in Los Angeles. …read more

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White: Nunes will be a star after UFC 232

Dana White believes Amanda Nunes will be one of the UFC’s biggest stars after her knockout win over Cris Cyborg at UFC 232 on Saturday. As the UFC’s first female …read more

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Amanda Nunes shining star among UFC women

Amanda Nunes is at the top of the world of women’s MMA after her stunning knockout of Cris Cyborg. Now it’s up to “The Lioness” and the storytellers at the …read more

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Dana White Not Sold On Amanda Nunes vs. Cris Cyborg 2

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White isn’t exactly clamoring to see Amanda Nunes vs. Cris Cyborg II. Nunes and Cyborg engaged in a champion vs. champion bout with the …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Alexander Gustafsson, Cris Cyborg and UFC 232's other losing fighters?

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It was disappointment for the five losing main card fighters at UFC 232, which took …read more

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Cris Cyborg wants Nunes rematch, but White not so keen on idea: ‘It was a pretty convincing win’

Cris Cyborg’s 13-year unbeaten run ended in a spectacular 51 seconds.
Cyborg suffered a shocking first-round knockout loss to UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes on Saturday night at UFC 232, …read more

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Gracious in defeat, Cris Cyborg was upset about not getting mic time after title loss at UFC 232

INGLEWOOD, Calif. – Of course Cris Cyborg isn’t happy about her title-costing loss to Amanda Nunes at UFC 232. Of course her heart is broken. But, even after suffering a …read more

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Dana White shuts down Amanda Nunes vs. Cris Cyborg immediate rematch

Amanda Nunes’ 51-second knockout of long-time featherweight champion Cris Cyborg was about as one-sided a fight as you’ll get in mixed martial arts. Yet the incredible run of dominance that …read more

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Cris Cyborg issues gracious statement on UFC 232 KO loss to Amanda Nunes

In the co-main event of UFC 232 on Saturday night, the win-streak of long-time featherweight champion Cris Cyborg came to a skittering halt amid a blizzard of power punches from …read more

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UFC 232 salaries: 10 fighters take home six-figure paydays

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Three of the four title fighters at UFC 232 made $500,000 for their efforts Saturday night.
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Dana White: Amanda Nunes is ‘best ever’ after defeating Cris Cyborg

With a win over the nearly unbeatable Cris Cyborg at UFC 232, Amanda Nunes has risen up the ranks of the all-time greats in the eyes of many observers.
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Dana White: Amanda Nunes Is ‘The Best Ever, How Can You Deny It?’

Amanda Nunes pulled off the biggest win of her career on Saturday night at UFC 232 when she slammed home a right hand that knocked out featherweight champion Cris Cyborg. …read more

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Posted on December 30, 2018, 10:16 am By
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Cris Cyborg releases statement after UFC 232 title loss

Cris Cyborg is taking her 51-second knockout loss to Amanda Nunes at UFC 232 quite well. Cris Cyborg is staying humble after her stunning title loss at UFC 232.
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Cyborg rematch? Amanda Nunes, Dana White aren't sold after UFC 232

INGLEWOOD, Calif. – If you thought Cris Cyborg’s long reign of terror over the UFC women’s featherweight division earned her an immediate rematch against Amanda Nunes, think again.
Nunes (17-4 MMA, …read more

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