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Jorina Baars Defeats Cris Cyborg to Become New Lion Fight Welterweight Champion

Jorina Baars used beautifully destructive Muay Thai techniques to defeat the pure power of Cris Cyborg to become the first Lion Fight women’s welterweight champion. Many, including commentator Michael Schiavello, were calling this fight possibly the greatest one in women’s combat sports. Many people like to hate on Cyborg for various reasons. Whether you root for or against her...
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March 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Weekend in Violence 3 Stars: Invicta FC 6 Edition

There is a cage in Kansas City where the toughest female athletes in the world compete for much more than wins and losses, or belts. They also compete for a spot on this list! The greatest honor any fighter in the world can earn. Check out our 3 stars from the fights that took place this past weekend inside of Kansas City's historic Memorial Hall. 1st Star - Cris Cyborg...
Via hov-mma
July 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Invicta FC 6 weigh-in results: Cyborg vs. Coenen title fight official

The Phoenix Girls (image via @julesk_fighter) One night before they do battle inside of the cage, 22 female competitors stepped onto the scale inside of The Freedom Roadhouse to attempt to make things official. Unfortunately, young KO artist Veronica "Heartbreaker" Rothenhausler was unable to attend as she was not medically cleared for her preliminary card battle against...
Via hov-mma
July 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Rousey vs. Santos fell apart due to money

Cristiane Cyborg vs. Ronda Rousey is the fight that won’t go away. The biggest WMMA fight that the UFC could make has taken on a life of its own. While fans were always led to believe that weight kept these two apart a new report claims that the real issue was the money.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
May 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Cris Cyborg now faces Fiona Muxlow at Invicta FC 5

Pound for pound great and vicious KO artist Cris Cyborg (10-1, 1 NC) of Curitiba, Brazil will square off with  rising star Fiona Muxlow (6-2) of Townsville, Queensland Australia in a featured featherweight (145 pounds) bout at the Invicta Fighting Championships women’s Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) world championship doubleheader event at Ameristar Casino Hotel Kansas City after...
March 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Cris Cyborg Signs With Invicta Fighting Championships

Pound-for-pound great and devastating featherweight (145 pounds) KO artist Cris Cyborg (10-1, 1 NC) of Curitiba, Brazil has signed a multi-fight agreement with women’s world championship Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) promotion Invicta Fighting Championships, it was announced tonight on “Inside MMA” on AXS TV.   Cyborg will make her Invicta FC debut against streaking submission ace and [...]
February 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Ronda Rousey: ‘Cryborg’ Santos needs attention to stay ‘relevant,’ doesn’t have options like her

Perhaps the biggest women's mixed martial arts (MMA) fight that could possibly be made at the moment will probably never see the light of day anytime soon. With Cristiane Santos' recent request to be released from her Strikeforce contract with Zuffa — parent company of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) — and her unwillingness (or anatomical inability) to drop down...
Via Juiced Sports Blog
February 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Tito Ortiz asks for his client Cris 'Cyborg' to be released from her UFC contract

Tito Ortiz is doing his best to stay in the news now that his Hall of Fame career inside of the Octagon is officially over. Since hanging up his gloves Ortiz has turned his attention to managing fighters. The 'Primetime 360' stable that he currently manages may be thin right now but one of it's clients has been making huge waves. That would be none other than former Strikeforce...
Via hov-mma
February 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Dana White is scared of Cyborg vs. Rousey

Dana White has never been one to mince words. If there is one thing that the UFC prez has always hated it’s fighters that run away from fights. Which is why his support of Ronda Rousey not fighting Cyborg Santos is incredibly odd to say the least.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
February 01, 2013  |  Discuss

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