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Miesha Tate praises Cris Cyborg: ‘She’s damn near one of a kind’

Cris Cyborg made a successful Bellator MMA debut when she defeated Julia Budd at Bellator 238 and won the featherweight title. In doing so, Cyborg also added her fourth promotional …read more

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Arlene Blencowe calls for new Bellator champ Cris Cyborg: 'The fight I’ve always wanted'

Arlene Blencowe is hoping to get the first crack at newly minted Bellator women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg.
Following Cyborg’s (22-2 MMA, 1-0 BMMA) fourth-round TKO of Julia Budd at Bellator …read more

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What does Bellator do with Cris Cyborg? Four potential options after her title win

Cris Cyborg added another layer to her legacy to kick off 2020 when she claimed her fourth major promotional title by taking the Bellator women’s featherweight belt from Julia Budd.
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Bellator 238 video: Cris Cyborg vs. Julia Budd highlights

MMA history was made Saturday night at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif.
On that night, Cris Cyborg became the first fighter in the sport’s history to win championships in four major …read more

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Julia Budd tops Cris Cyborg atop Bellator 238 disclosed fighters salaries

Cris Cyborg put on a stellar performance to defeat Julia Budd at Bellator 238, but she didn’t stand atop of the disclosed fighter payroll… the former Bellator champion did.
Cyborg was …read more

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Three potential opponents for Cris Cyborg’s first Bellator title defense

In the main event of Bellator 238, Cris Cyborg was looking to become the Bellator featherweight champion as she was taking on Julia Budd.
It was Cyborg’s promotional debut, where a …read more

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Bellator 238 medical suspensions: Julia Budd out 45 days

Bellator 238 was an action-packed card, with violent finishes from the likes of Cris Cyborg, Sergio Pettis and Aaron Pico.
As is always the case with highlight-filled cards like this, the …read more

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Bellator 238 medical suspensions: Cris Cyborg gets minimum, Julia Budd grounded for TKO

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Former Bellator featherweight champion Julia Budd is suspended for 45 days following her fourth-round TKO loss to new champ Cris Cyborg.
Cyborg received the minimum …read more

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Budd Out-Earns Cyborg By $100K At Bellator 238

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Cris Cyborg got back to her winning ways last Saturday night (Jan. 25, 2020) at Bellator 238 by defeating Julia Budd to win the …read more

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Posted on January 28, 2020, 12:16 am By
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Bellator 238 Salaries: Julia Budd Earns More Than Cris Cyborg

The Bellator 238 salaries are in and the numbers might be surprising to some. In the main event of Bellator 238, Cris Cyborg challenged Julia Budd for the women’s featherweight …read more

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Bellator 238 Salaries: Cris Cyborg ($250K), Julia Budd ($350,000) Top Payroll

Bellator 238 main event competitors Cristiane Justino and Julia Budd were the highest earners from Saturday’s card at the Forum in Inglewood, Calif. …read more

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Bellator 238 salaries: Julia Budd tops new champ Cris Cyborg in disclosed pay

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Cris Cyborg may have taken the Bellator featherweight title this past Saturday, but Julia Budd took home a bigger paycheck – at least on paper. …read more

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Cris Cyborg vs. Julia Budd: round by round fight highlights (Bellator 238 video)

See the full round-by-round highlights and recap from Cris Cyborg’s career-defining victory over Julia Budd at Bellator 238: Budd vs. Cyborg from Saturday’s event in Inglewood, Calif.
Cris Cyborg became the …read more

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Scott Coker on Cris Cyborg’s title win and what's next, Sergio Pettis’ debut, more after Bellator 238

Bellator 238 took place Saturday at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif., where Cris Cyborg made history.
In defeating Julia Budd by fourth-round TKO in the night’s main event, Cyborg became the …read more

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Bellator 238 fight highlights: Cris Cyborg knocks out Julia Budd to claim featherweight title

See the highlights and recap from Bellator 238: Budd vs. Cyborg from Saturday’s event in Inglewood, Calif.

TRENDING > Cris Cyborg wins Bellator debut in devastating fashion becoming a four-promotion champion

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Scott Coker says Arlene Blencowe could be next for Cris Cyborg

Bellator president Scott Coker says that the next opponent for new Bellator women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg could be Arlene Blencowe.
Cyborg dominated former champ Julia Budd at Bellator 238 to …read more

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Cris Cyborg Feels ‘Blessed’ to Hold Championships in Four Different Promotions

Cristiane Justino made a little bit of history on Saturday night when she vanquished Julia Budd to claim the Bellator featherweight crown. …read more

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Posted on January 26, 2020, 7:16 pm By
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Emotional Julia Budd: 'No excuses on my part' for title loss to Cris Cyborg at Bellator 238

INGLEWOOD, Calif. – Prior to Saturday night, Julia Budd was the only women’s featherweight champion Bellator has ever had.
When Budd (13-3 MMA, 7-1 BMMA) faced Cris Cyborg in the Bellator …read more

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Despite time and changes, Cris Cyborg remains an all-time purveyor of violence

Cris Cyborg attacks from full mount in her championship bout against Julia Budd at Bellator 238 on Saturday | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

One has to wonder how many …read more

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PHOTO | Cris Cyborg shows off her four MMA belts

New Bellator women’s featherweight Cris Cyborg took to social media to share a photo of herself posing with her four belts from major MMA promotions.
Cyborg dominated Julia Budd en route …read more

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Bellator 238 in Tweets: Pros react to Cris Cyborg’s historic TKO

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

In the main event of Bellator 238, Cris Cyborg made her promotional debut and stunned the crowd at The Forum, handing Julia Budd her first …read more

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Cyborg pummels Budd for historic 4th MMA title

In her Bellator debut, Cris Cyborg finished Julia Budd with a flurry of strikes in Round 3 on Saturday night to become the first fighter to win titles in the …read more

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Cris Cyborg Takes Bellator Featherweight Title From Julia Budd (Video)

Cris Cyborg is the new Bellator women’s featherweight champion. Cyborg made her Bellator debut inside The Forum in Inglewood, California. She headlined Bellator 238 to challenge Julia Budd for the …read more

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Cris Cyborg wins Bellator debut in devastating fashion becoming a four-promotion champion

The Cris Cyborg era at Bellator is underway in full force following Saturday night’s event in Inglewood, Calif.
Former featherweight champion Julia Budd gave a solid accounting of herself in the …read more

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Pros react after Cris Cyborg TKO’s Julia Budd at Bellator 238

Tonight in the blockbuster main event of Bellator 238, Cris Cyborg challenged the organization’s featherweight champion, Julia Budd.
Cyborg announced her departure from the UFC in 2019 due to mounting tensions …read more

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Pros react to Cyborg’s vicious TKO of Budd at Bellator 238

Cris Cyborg finished Julia Budd via fourth round TKO at Bellator 238. On Twitter, pro fighters enjoyed the fight. In classic Cris Cyborg fashion, the former UFC, Strikeforce, and Invicta …read more

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Cris Cyborg crushes Julia Budd by fourth-round TKO to become Bellator champion 

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Cris Cyborg is a champion once again.
Following an unceremonious end to her UFC career, Cyborg wanted to make a good impression in her debut with …read more

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Cris Cyborg vs. Julia Budd full fight video highlights

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Watch highlights of Cris Cyborg’s Bellator MMA debut vs. Julia Budd. Cris Cyborg is once again a world champion.
Having previously won women’s featherweight titles in …read more

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Posted on January 26, 2020, 6:16 am By
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Bellator 238 results: Cris Cyborg finishes Julia Budd, captures fourth promotional title

INGLEWOOD, Calif. –Cris Cyborg is now the first fighter, regardless of gender, to win major hampionships in in four different promotions in modern MMA history.
In her Bellator debut Saturday night, …read more

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Cyborg dominates Budd to win Bellator women’s FW title

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

In the main event of Bellator 238, Cris Cyborg defeated Julia Budd by fourth round stoppage to win the women’s featherweight title. Cris Cyborg (21-2, …read more

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Cris Cyborg vs. Julia Budd full fight video highlights

Watch Cris Cyborg vs. Julia Budd full fight video highlights from Bellator 238’s main event above, courtesy of Bellator.
Bellator 238: Budd vs. Cyborg took place Jan. 25 at The Forum …read more

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Twitter reacts to Cris Cyborg's title-winning TKO of Julia Budd at Bellator 238

Cris Cyborg became just the second women’s featherweight champion in Bellator history on Saturday when she dethroned Julia Budd of the title in the Bellator 238 headliner.
In her promotional debut, …read more

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Bellator 238 Results: Cris Cyborg TKO’s Julia Budd (Highlights)

Former UFC and Invicta FC champion Cris Cyborg squares off with Julia Budd for the Bellator women’s featherweight title this evening in Inglewood, California.
Cyborg (21-2 MMA) was last seen in …read more

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Bellator 238: Budd vs. Cyborg Results and Highlights

Bellator MMA is in Inglewood, California tonight for Bellator 238 which features the women’s featherweight title on the line as Julia Budd battles Cris Cyborg in the main event.
Budd (13-2) …read more

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Julia Budd doesn’t consider Cris Cyborg the GOAT, hopes for ‘dream fight’ one day against Amanda Nunes

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Julia Budd may be the Bellator women’s featherweight champion, but she will be an underdog in her latest title defense.
On Saturday, Budd faces former UFC champion Cris …read more

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Bellator 238 odds: Cyborg massive favorite

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Check out the betting odds for the Bellator 238 card, where Cris Cyborg is favored to defeat featherweight champ Julia Budd in the main …read more

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Bellator 238 fight card preview

Check out the rundown of Saturday’s Bellator 238 main card, including Julia Budd defending her featherweight crown against the ever-dangerous Cris Cyborg. Bellator 238 is on deck this Saturday from …read more

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Bellator 238 predictions: Is anyone picking champ Julia Budd to beat Cris Cyborg?

Budd
vs.
Cyborg
Borics
vs.
Caldwell
Archuleta
vs.
Corrales
Khashakyan
vs.
Pettis
Daniels
vs.
J. King
E. King
vs.
Knight

MMA Junkie readers’
consensus picks
2020: 3-1

Cyborg
(57%)

Borics
(55%)

Archuleta
(79%)

Pettis
(82%)

Daniels
(62%)

Knight
(71%)

Brian Garcia
@thegoze
2020: 4-0
2017 Champion

Cyborg

Borics

Archuleta

Pettis

Daniels

Knight

Simon Samano
@SJSamano
2020: 4-0

Cyborg

Borics

Archuleta

Pettis

Daniels

Knight

Simon Head
@simonhead
2020: 3-1
2019 Champion*

Cyborg

Borics

Archuleta

Pettis

Daniels

Knight

Nolan King
@mma_kings
2020: 3-1

Cyborg

Caldwell

Archuleta

Pettis

Daniels

Knight

Dan Tom
@DanTomMMA
2020: 3-1

Cyborg

Borics

Archuleta

Pettis

Daniels

Knight

John Morgan
@MMAjunkieJohn
2020: 3-1

Cyborg

Borics

Archuleta

Pettis

Daniels

Knight

Farah Hannoun
@Farah_Hannoun
2020: 3-1

Cyborg

Caldwell

Archuleta

Pettis

Daniels

Knight

Mike Bohn
@MikeBohnMMA
2020: 3-1
2014 Champion

Cyborg

Caldwell

Archuleta

Pettis

Daniels

Knight

Abbey …read more

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Bellator 238 breakdown: Can Cris Cyborg get back to her dominant ways vs. Julia Budd?

MMA Junkie analyst Dan Tom breaks down the Bellator’s top bouts. Today, we look at the main event for Bellator 238.
Bellator 238 takes place Saturday at The Forum in Inglewood, …read more

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Scott Coker Thinks UFC Never Had A Plan For Women’s Featherweight

Bellator president Scott Coker isn’t sold on the UFC ever having a plan in place for the women’s featherweight division. Tomorrow night (Jan. 25), Julia Budd will put her Bellator …read more

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Bellator 238: Julia Budd vs. Cris Cyborg weigh-in video

Cris Cyborg begins her Bellator career on Saturday in a Bellator 238 headlining bout with Julia Budd. Though many have long waited for Cyborg’s promotional debut at Bellator, it’s not …read more

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Bellator 238 | Pro fighters make their picks for Julia Budd vs. Cris Cyborg title fight

In the main event of Bellator 238, Julia Budd is looking to defend her featherweight title against Cris Cyborg who’s making her promotional debut. Heading into the fight, Budd is …read more

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Julia Budd not intimidated by Cris Cyborg, ready for Bellator 238 spotlight

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — We’re not in Thackerville anymore, Toto.
No offense to the good people of Oklahoma, but Julia Budd has not only been dominant as Bellator featherweight champion over the …read more

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Cris Cyborg happy to be away from UFC, starting fresh in Bellator

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — For those who care about mixed martial arts history, Cris Cyborg’s main event against Julia Budd on Saturday at Bellator 238 is a fight to watch. If …read more

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Cyborg has interest in boxing after Bellator bout

Cris Cyborg could “absolutely” compete in boxing if she defeats Julia Budd for the Bellator women’s featherweight title Saturday night, her manager, Audie Attar, told ESPN. …read more

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Bellator champ Julia Budd: Beating Cris Cyborg ‘so important for my career’  

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

LOS ANGELES – Bellator women’s featherweight champ Julia Budd talks about her upcoming fight against Cris Cyborg at Bellator 238 on Saturday at The Forum …read more

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Featherweight champ Julia Budd ready for anything against Cris Cyborg at Bellator 238

Though she only had one fight in 2019, Bellator featherweight champion Julia Budd is nonetheless pleased with how her year turned out.
One of the main reasons why last year was …read more

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Bellator 238 pre-event facts: Cris Cyborg looks to end Julia Budd's dominant reign

The first Bellator event of the year goes down Saturday with Bellator 238, which takes place at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif., with a main card that streams on DAZN …read more

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Cris Cyborg looks to etch her legacy in stone in Bellator debut

At Bellator 238, on Saturday, January 25, Cris Cyborg will challenge Julia Budd for the Bellator featherweight title. When she steps into the Bellator cage for the first time, Cyborg …read more

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Cris Cyborg: Bellator 238 fight against Julia Budd will be ‘one of the greatest fights in WMMA history’

Cris Cyborg believes her upcoming fight against Julia Budd will be one of the best ever.
In the main event of Bellator 238, Cyborg is making her promotional debut and challenging …read more

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Bellator 238: Make your predictions for Julia Budd vs. Cris Cyborg

We want your predictions for Saturday’s Bellator 238 event in Inglewood, Calif.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for each bout …read more

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Cris Cyborg's plan: beat Julia Budd at Bellator 238, then grand prix in Japan

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. – Cris Cyborg has a plan.
The former UFC, Strikeforce, and Invicta featherweight champion, Cyborg (21-2 MMA, 0-0 BMMA) looks to add Bellator gold to her trophy case …read more

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Julia Budd plans to remind debuting Cris Cyborg who runs division at Bellator 238

VANCOUVER – Julia Budd has no intention of rolling over for Cris Cyborg at Bellator 238.
Budd (13-2 MMA, 7-0 BMMA) has controlled Bellator’s featherweight division with an iron fist since …read more

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Cris Cyborg is ‘the greatest female fighter of all time,’ says Scott Coker

Bellator president Scott Coker says that Cris Cyborg is “the greatest female fighter of all time” ahead of her title fight against Julia Budd.
Cyborg has an incredible 21-2, 1 NC …read more

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