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UFC on ESPN+ 13: Three weeks' notice turned out just fine for Julianna Pena

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Julianna Pena beat Nicco Montano with a unanimous decision Saturday night on the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN+ 13 in Sacramento, Calif.
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UFC on ESPN+ 13 results: Julianna Pena returns to beat former champ Nicco Montano

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Julianna Pena re-emerged after 29 months at UFC on ESPN+ 13 on Saturday and …read more

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UFC Sacramento results: Julianna Pena returns with win over former champion Nicco Montano

Julianna Pena returned from more than two years away and got back in the win column with a victory over former UFC flyweight champion Nicco Montano.
It was a bit of …read more

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Nicco Montano knows she has ‘unfinished business’ in the flyweight division 

Former UFC flyweight champion Nicco Montano will move to bantamweight this weekend for a fight against Julianna Pena at UFC Fight Night from Sacramento.
The shift to 135 pounds came after …read more

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Nicco Montano Contemplated MMA Retirement

At UFC Sacramento, both Nicco Montano and Juliana Vena will be making their returns to competition after lengthy layoffs. In the case of former womens flyweight champion Nicco Montano, she …read more

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Posted on July 12, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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Ex-UFC champ Nicco Montano contemplated dietician career over MMA during time off

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The past 20 months have been a self-described “whirlwind” for former UFC women’s flyweight champion Nicco Montano.
After winning the division’s inaugural title in December 2018, Montano was …read more

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Posted on July 12, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Diggin’ Deep on UFC Sacramento - Prelims preview

Peer beneath the surface of the prelim contests from UFC Sacramento, including a clash of former TUF winners as former flyweight champion Nicco Montano meets the returning Julianna Pena. The …read more

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Julianna Pena Replaces Sara McMann, Meets Nicco Montano at UFC Sacramento

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship flyweight champion Nicco Montano has a new opponent for her return to the Octagon at UFC Sacramento. …read more

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Posted on June 19, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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Julianna Pena makes short-notice return at UFC Sacramento, takes on Nicco Montano

Former Ultimate Fighter winner Julianna Pena has not fought since January 2017, but she’ll be making her return to the Octagon next month at UFC Sacramento.
According to Damon Martin of …read more

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With Sara McMann out, Julianna Pena targeted to fight Nicco Montano at UFC on ESPN+ 13

Julianna Pena is coming back to fight.
The UFC is working on a bout between Pena and former women’s flyweight champion Nicco Montano for July 13 at UFC on ESPN+ 13 …read more

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Nicco Montano vs. Julianna Pena On Tap For UFC Sacramento With Sara McMann Out

Nicco Montano will have a different opponent for her return to the Octagon. The former flyweight champion was expected to take on Sara McMann. But, the 38-year-old had to pull …read more

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Posted on June 19, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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With Sara McMann out, Nicco Montano expected to face Julianna Pena at UFC Sacramento

Olympic silver medalist Sara McMann has been forced out of her upcoming fight against former UFC flyweight champion Nicco Montano due to injury.
In her place, former “Ultimate Fighter” winner …read more

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Nicco Montano Opens Up About USADA Suspension

Controversy aside, Nicco Montano will forever be recorded as the UFC’s first ever women’s flyweight champion. The asterisk next to that fact is from Montano being unable to defend her …read more

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Posted on June 11, 2019, 2:46 pm By
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Nicco Montano happy to finally resume her career following USADA suspension 

It’s been a painfully long road for Nicco Montano since winning the inaugural UFC women’s flyweight title in 2017.
Following her win over Roxanne Modafferi to become champion, Montano was forced …read more

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