Cat Zingano will return to action this fall, but it won’t be in a title fight. Instead, she’ll meet Amanda Nunes at UFC 178 in Las Vegas.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC more
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight number one contender Cat Zingano will put her spot in the pecking order up for grabs against the dangerous Amanda Nunes at the upcoming UFC 178 pay-per-view (PPV) event, scheduled for Sept. 27, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Yahoo Sports brought word of the pairing earlier today.
Zingano hasn't seen action for over a year thanks to a devastating knee injury and with division champion Ronda Rousey sidelined with her own share of bo more
Cat Zingano will make make her return to the Octagon, but it won’t be in a title fight.
Zigano, who was forced out of a bout with UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey in 2013 with a knee injury, takes on Amanda Nunes at UFC 178 in Las Vegas, Nev., on Sept. 27, Yahoo! Sports reported Thursday.
Zigano, who enters the fight with a perfect 8-0 record, hasn’t fought since her UFC debut in April of 2013, when she finished Miesha Tate in the third round. The undefeated bantamweight was expected to fi more
The former No. 1 contender for Ronda Rousey’s UFC women’s bantamweight title will make her return to the cage at UFC 178 in Las Vegas on September 27. Cat Zingano (8-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC), who has been out of action since defeating Miesha Tate at The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale in April 2013, will take on Amanda Nunes (9-3 MMA, 2-0 UFC) in the Octagon when the UFC returns to the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Kevin Iole from Yahoo Sports first reported the news. After earning a coaching spot opposite Ronda Ro more
Cat Zingano looks to make her long awaited return at UFC 178
It's been over a year since Cat Zingano last stepped into the cage. In the meantime, she's been sidelined by an ACL tear and later a torn meniscus for over a year. Compounded with intense personal tragedy following the death of her husband, Mauricio Zingano, Cat's return to action feels like a much more important event than your normal story about a fighter coming off a long injury layoff. She was the no. 1 contender to the bantamweigh more
Amanda Nunes sees her bout with former top contender Cat Zingano as a chance to cut in line, and once there, she has total confidence that she’ll be the one to dethrone UFC champion Ronda Rousey.Filed under: News, UFC more
Cat Zingano will finally return to the Octagon on Sept. 27, but Amanda Nunes wants to ruin her title aspirations with a quick knockout at UFC 178 in Las Vegas, Nev.
Nunes, who scored a pair of first-round TKO victories over Sheila Gaff and Germaine de Randamie in her UFC appearances, sees Zingano as the perfect opponent to get her a shot at the bantamweight championship against UFC superstar Ronda Rousey.
"I want to show in this fight that I’m ready for Ronda and for the title," Nunes told MMAFi more
Don't be scared, homie homegirl.
Top women's bantamweight contender, Amanda Nunes, wants an immediate 135-pound title shot with a win over Cat Zingano at the UFC 178 pay-per-view (PPV) event, which takes place on Sept. 27, 2014 at a venue to be named in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Get in line, kiddo.
"Lioness" probably recognizes how crowded it's getting at the top and therefore understands how a finish might go a long way in convincing UFC matchmakers -- as well as the court of public opinion -- that sh more
UFC women’s bantamweight competitor Amanda Nunes revealed that she believes she will be ready to face Ronda Rousey with a solid performance against the returning Cat Zingano at UFC 178. Although UFC 178 will mark the long-awaited return of top women's bantamweight competitor Cat Zingano, Brazil's Amanda Nunes will look to halt her opponent's title aspirations with an upset victory in their three-round contest.
Nunes, who is 2-0 in the UFC with stoppage wins over Sheila Gaff and Germaine de Randa more