Category: Featherweight Division

Miesha Tate says Megan Anderson isn’t ready for Cris Cyborg: “She’s a bit green at this point, not experienced enough yet”

Former UFC bantamweight champion, Miesha Tate, does not believe Megan Anderson is ready for a shot at UFC featherweight champion, Cris Cyborg. Continue reading “Miesha Tate says Megan Anderson isn’t ready for Cris Cyborg: “She’s a bit green at this point, not experienced enough yet””

Dana White: “Amanda Nunes wants to fight Cyborg. That is the fight to make and that is the fight I will make”

UFC president, Dana White, has confirmed that he plans to book a champion vs champion showdown between reigning bantamweight champion, Amanda Nunes, and reigning featherweight champ, Cris Cyborg. Continue reading “Dana White: “Amanda Nunes wants to fight Cyborg. That is the fight to make and that is the fight I will make””

#UFC219 medical suspensions: Holm and Calvillo get time off

Last Saturday, at UFC 219, fight fans were treated to action in both the women’s strawweight and featherweight divisions. After two, hard fought decision wins over game opponents, Carla Esparza and Cris Cyborg had their hands raised in their respective bouts. Per usual, following the fights, the Nevada State Athletic Commission has released the official medical suspensions for the event.  Continue reading “#UFC219 medical suspensions: Holm and Calvillo get time off”

Cris Cyborg: “It’s been a year since Megan Anderson won the Invicta belt and she hasn’t defended it, fight me in Australia”

Cris Cyborg successfully defended her featherweight title at last night’s UFC 219 event, earning a unanimous decision win over Holly Holm. Continue reading “Cris Cyborg: “It’s been a year since Megan Anderson won the Invicta belt and she hasn’t defended it, fight me in Australia””