Found February 16, 2013 on
The Flying Knee MMA:
Tito Ortiz announced earlier this week that he will be holding a press conference to reveal the future of Cris ‘Cyborg’ Santos’ fighting career. The news was later revealed that Cyborg had signed a multi-fight deal with Invicta and is scheduled to meet Ediane Gomes on April 5th. A full replay of the press conference is available for viewing.
Watch the presser below:
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Tongue-tied and twisted, TIto Ortiz held a mumbling, stumbling press conference on AXS.tv to outline the future of his client, former female mixed martial arts (MMA) champion Cristiane "Cyborg" Santos.
Former Strikeforce Women's Featherweight Champion and pound-for-pound Queenpin Cristiane 'Cyborg' Justino seemed closer to disappearing into obscurity than ever contending for a title again. Tonight someone in her camp finally came to their senses and got the right deal done. Or maybe it was all done by design. Cyborgs manager UFC Hall of Famer Tito Ortiz is no stranger...
Although the UFC is only offering a bantamweight division for women, they were still willing to keep former Strikeforce featherweight champion Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos (Pictured) under contract while paying her to fight for Invicta FC.
However, instead of agreeing to the deal – which would have afforded the 27-year-old the countless benefits of being employed by the planet’s...