Kickboxing world champion Barbara Nepomuceno has revealed that she has recovered from a severe knee injury and is teasing a potential MMA showdown against RIZIN FF heavyweight star, Gabi Garcia.
Speaking on her Instagram page, Nepomuceno announced her recovery and included a photoshopped picture of herself kicking Garcia in the face. Take a look at her post below.
Nepomuceno is a multiple time middleweight and super-middleweight kickboxing champion and has been eyeing a move to MMA for quite some time. Now that the Brazilian has fully recovered, it looks like she has her sights set on one fight only, against the number-one heavyweight fighter in the world, Gabi Garcia.
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Fight fans, would you like to see Nepomuceno and Garcia do battle? Who do you think would win? Let us know in the comments section below.
Take a look at Nepomuceno’s kickboxing highlights.