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RIO DE JANEIRO -- Ronda Rousey has strong words for Cris Cyborg. The UFC bantamweight champion spoke to the Brazilian media on Tuesday in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and attacked the Invicta FC’s featherweight champion. According to Rousey, Cyborg, who is expected to make her 135-pound debut later this year, asked to be released from her UFC contract to avoid random drug testing. "I would fight her, but 24 hours after the announcement of out-of-competition drug testing, she asked to be released from read news >>

  • 15 days ago
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The week's most interesting bits from the MMA and UFC twitter world. RANDOM TWIDBITS "20k to fight for a world title in MMA. Sad, but reality..." -Mark Bocek "Is it creepy when someone FaceTimes you from a number that's not saved in your phone?" -Phil Davis "I'll be in Sacramento tomorrow. I will teach you how to pronounce my name! @Showtimepettis" -Khabib Nurmagomedov "A Great Dane just walked up to me, lifted his leg and pissed all over me. Can I just say how much this has NOT been my week?" - read news >>

  • 16 days ago
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In addition, Invicta FC President Shannon Knapp believes the Brazilian makes a better opponent for Ronda Rousey than coveted free agent Gina Carano. Former Strikeforce featherweight champion Cristiane Justino is expected to make her bantamweight debut for Invicta Fighting Championship (Invicta FC), the all-female mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion where she currently rules the 145-pound roost, at the Invicta 10 Fight Pass event in December. "Everything seems to be on schedule," Knapp told Sherdo read news >>

  • 24 days ago
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The UFC women’s bantamweight division seems to have grown complicated for UFC president Dana White, but his stance on Cris Cyborg appears to be softening. read news >>

  • 28 days ago
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UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey hasn't completely cleared out her division, but don't tell that to the sea of unofficial MMA matchmakers. In Macau Wednesday for this weekend's Fight Night event, Rousey and UFC president Dana White couldn't escape civilian pleas to book the champ against a shortlist mostly comprised of unsigned women that have never fought at 135 pounds. Aside from pioneers Gina Carano and Cris Cyborg, recent UFC signee Holly Holm may get the first crack at Rousey. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Hell no, she won't go. Former Strikeforce featherweight champion Cristiane Justino is not interested in reuniting with her old boss Scott Coker under the Bellator banner, even though the Viacom-owned mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion has introduced a women's 145-pound weight class. That's because she's steadfast in her commitment to drop to bantamweight to fight Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) 135-pound titleholder Ronda Rousey, according to a report from MMA Weekly. After news broke on Be read news >>

  • a month ago
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Bellator on Thursday announced the rebirth of women's MMA in the promotion, but Cris Cyborg appears to be fully committed to getting a shot at Ronda Rousey in the UFC. read news >>

  • a month ago
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  • a month ago
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Ronda Rousey vs Cris Cyborg in 2015? "Rowdy" is ready to rumble right now if need by, telling "UFC Tonight" that she'd kick her in the gut if that's what needed to be done. But, it's up to UFC, and the Brazilian, to come to terms for that to happen. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Makes perfect sense. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White has doggedly pursued former Strikeforce attraction and current Hollywood actress Gina Carano, in an attempt to book her against reigning UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. This, despite the fact that "Conviction" is coming off a loss and has not competed since 2009. Cristiane Justino, meanwhile, has been brushed aside by the Las Vegas fight boss, despite cries from the mixed martial arts (MMA) universe to read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Ronda Rousey vs. Cris Cyborg might be one step closer to becoming a reality now that the knockout artist is set to make her bantamweight debut. The Invicta FC featherweight champion will make her 135-pound debut at a yet-to-be announced Invicta FC card in December. Cyborg confirmed the plans to MMAFighting.com following a report by MMAJunkie. There’s no date or venue for the card yet, which it will air live on UFC Fight Pass. Unbeaten in MMA since 2005, Cyborg (12-1, 1 no-contest) won the Invict read news >>

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