730 Search Results for cris cyborg

Aug 14, 2013 10:50 am

Cris ‘Cyborg’ Slated For Muay Thai Fight At Lion Fight 11

Widely seen as one of the most dangerous women in MMA today, Cristian ‘Cyborg’ Justino recently defeated Marloes Coenen to win Invicta FC’s inaugural featherweight title.  That victory behind her, Cyborg is now looking to put her Muay Thai skills to the test by facing world champion Martina Jindrova at Lion Fight 11, a pure...

Feb 14, 2013 9:52 am

UFC Boss Confirms They Have Cut Ties With Cris “Cyborg” Santos | UFC NEWS

Cris “Cyborg” Santos will no longer fight in the UFC. UFC President Dana White confirmed that the fighter has been released at the UFC on Fuel TV 7: Barao vs. McDonald Pre-Fight Press Conference that happened Feb. 13 in London. White wasn’t happy that Santos refuses to make 135 pounds for a fight against Ronda...

Nov 13, 2012 10:35 am

Cris “Cyborg” Santos Advised by Doctors Not to Cut to 135

  Fans, fighters and even Dana White may be disappointed with the news that is coming out of Cris “Cyborg” Santos camp this morning. In a report on MMAWeekly it seems that doctors have advised the former Strikeforce Women’s Featherweight Champion not to attempt to cut down to 135lbs so she can face Ronda Rousey for...


Jan 7, 2012 11:50 am

MMA NEWS – Cris "Cyborg" Claims Innocence In Steroid Allegations

The former 145 pound female division champion of Strikeforce just released a statement on her failed drug screening. Here it is via mmaprime.tv: “I am ultimately responsible for everything I put in my body, and at the end of the day, there is no excuse for having a prohibited substance in my system. I do...

Aug 10, 2016 3:10 pm

VIDEO | Backstage footage shows Cyborg crying during UFC 198 weight cut

Current Invicta FC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg is one of the best female fighters on the planet. Cyborg made her octagon debut at UFC 198 this past May where she scored a first-round TKO victory over Leslie Smith in a catchweight bout contested at 140-pounds. Cris has always stated that it would be impossible for...

May 19, 2016 11:06 am

Holly Holm explains turning down Cyborg fight, now welcomes catchweight bout

Former women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm admits that she did turn down the offer to welcome Cris Cyborg to the Octagon in her UFC debut. Holm has her reason, after getting her belt taken from her in the very last round of her championship fight against Miesha Tate at UFC 196. “I’m not even stuck...

May 15, 2016 12:48 pm

Miesha Tate offers Cyborg a bantamweight title fight

Current UFC women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate was very impressed by Cristiane Justino’s octagon debut last night at UFC 198. “Cyborg” earned a dominant first-round TKO victory over Leslie Smith at yesterday’s pay-per-view event in Curitiba, Brazil. Following Justino’s 81-second victory, “Cupcake” took to Twitter to offer “Cyborg” the following invitation: Impressive performance by @criscyborg...

May 14, 2016 8:31 pm

UFC 198 Results: Cristiane Justino TKO’s Leslie Smith in round 1

A women’s catchweight bout (140lbs) between Cristiane Justino (16-1 MMA) and Leslie Smith (8-7-1 MMA) took place on tonight’s UFC 198 main card in Curitiba, Brazil. Round one begins and Justino presses forward and lands a nice combination. “Cyborg” with a stiff jab. Smith misses with a wild right hand. She throws a leg kick....

Mar 1, 2016 9:53 am

PHOTO | Ronda Rousey putting on weight for fight with Cyborg?

While Ronda Rousey currently has no fight scheduled, a recent photo of Rousey has many wondering if the former champ is putting on weight in hopes of a fight with Cris Cyborg. After Ronda Rousey lost to Holly Holm at UFC 193, talks of a potential superfight with Invicta FC Champion Cris Cyborg quickly died...

Jan 25, 2016 9:29 am

Ronda Rousey gets bashed by Cyborg after hosting Saturday Night Live

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey hosted the sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live over the weekend. The UFC star made her first video appearance in a production since losing her championship title to Holly Holm at UFC 193 back in November. Rousey has taken time off from fighting to expand on her career...

Jan 17, 2016 8:11 am

MUST SEE! Cyborg gains massive weight after Weigh-In {SHOCKING}

Weight cutting is one of the more grueling aspects of the sport of MMA.   Amateur wrestlers for example have one of the bigger advantages in MMA due to most of them having years of training and conditioning to cut weight. Cyborg stepped on the scale Friday night for her Invicta FC 15 contest and...

Jan 16, 2016 7:35 am

Cyborg closes door on drop to 135

Ahead of Cris Cyborg’s Invicta FC 15 fight against Daria Ibragimova tonight, there has been much speculation as to whether or not she would still be open to dropping to 135 for a potential superfight with Ronda Rousey. While the hype behind a potential Rousey vs. Cyborg fight has certainly dwindled since Rousey lost to...

Jan 15, 2016 7:38 pm

Exclusive Video | Invicta FC 15 Cyborg vs. Ibragimova weigh-in

Ahead of Cris Cyborg’s Invicta FC 15 fight tomorrow night against Daria Ibragimova, get a look at Cyborg stepping on the scale for weigh-ins on Friday afternoon! A win over Ibragimova would make it 5 straight for Cyborg, 15 straight if you take out her ‘No Contest’ against Hiroko Yamanaka back in 2011. The footage...

Jan 15, 2016 8:30 am

Cyborg empathizes with Rousey over post-UFC 193 criticism

Following Holly Holm’s spectacularly brutal KO win over Ronda Rousey at UFC 193, many fans were quick to turn on Rousey. It was nearly impossible to go on social media without seeing a meme of Rousey posted somewhere. The criticism has been so bad that Rousey’s nemesis Cris Cyborg even feels bad for how the...

Jan 12, 2016 9:06 am

Joe Rogan: Cyborg could be trouble for Rousey stylistically

Cris Cyborg has 5 fights left on her contract with Invicta FC and the future is wide open for the Invicta champ, or is it?   With that many fights left historically Cyborg hasn’t done to well,  it took her over four years  to fight five times. Recently Joe Rogan gave an interview with MMA...

Dec 28, 2015 9:51 am

Holly Holm is not shy on the idea of fighting Cyborg at 145

Fans had juggled the idea of what would happen in a fight between former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and Invicta champion Cris Cyborg for quite some time. The big issue for the dream match to happen was the difference in weight classes. Cyborg who fights at the 145-pound featherweight class would have to drop...

Dec 22, 2015 1:01 pm

WATCH! Clip of Gabi Garcia sparring with Cyborg ahead of MMA debut

Gabi Garcia is one of the top female Jiu-Jitsu practitioners in the world. Given that, there is naturally a lot of hype surrounding her MMA debut on New Years Eve at Rizin against Lei’D Tapa. In the video above you can see a preview for Garcia’s debut that includes footage of her sparring with WMMA...

Dec 16, 2015 1:41 pm

Holly Holm up for Cyborg fight, willing to fight in other divisions

Since knocking out Ronda Rousey at UFC 193, Holly Holm has become a household name. The UFC women’s bantamweight champion isn’t only looking to stay dominant in her division, but could also be willing to fight in other weight classes if the opportunity is right. When Rousey lost at UFC 193, the hopes of a...

Dec 5, 2015 8:47 am

Cyborg books next fight at 145 pounds in wake of Rousey loss

Following Holly Holm’s flawless and dominant win over Ronda Rousey at UFC 193, it was revealed by UFC President Dana White that Rousey would in fact be getting an immediate rematch against Holm when she’s ready. With that being said, Cris Cyborg has booked her next fight at 145 pounds, seemingly abandoning her plan to...

Dec 1, 2015 8:37 am

Rogan apologizes to Cyborg for penis joke

UFC commentator Joe Rogan and comedian Tony Hinchcliffe recently found themselves under fire for comments made about Invicta FC champion Cris Cyborg. On a recent podcast Rogan and Hinchcliffe made jokes about Cyborg’s inability to make the bantamweight limit of 135 pounds. Rogan stated that the only way she’d make the weight would be to...

Nov 25, 2015 10:28 am

Cyborg details the grief of penis comments from ‘cyber bullies’ Rogan and Hinchcliffe

Although Cris Cyborg is a dominant world championship MMA fighter, she is still a simple human being with feelings. Cyborg responded in a respectable manner directly to UFC commentator and comedian Joe Rogan and fellow comedian Tony Hinchcliffe after the two joked about the Invicta FC World Featherweight Champion having a penis. Hinchcliffe responded back...

Nov 24, 2015 4:51 pm

Holm wouldn’t back down from Cyborg superfight

When Holly Holm defeated Ronda Rousey at UFC 193, many fans hopes for a potential Rousey vs. Cyborg superfight went right out the window. However, with how impressive of a performance Holm put on at UFC 193, many fans began talking about a potential Holm vs. Cyborg superfight. The way Mike Winkeljohn tells it, Holm...

Nov 20, 2015 8:03 am

Cyborg’s manager: UFC should “reassess the situation” with Cyborg

On Saturday night the landscape of the UFC women’s bantamweight division changed as Holly Holm knocked out Ronda Rousey to claim the women’s bantamweight championship. In the wake of the knockout, many fans began talking about whether or not a superfight between Rousey and Cyborg still made sense. The way Cyborg’s manager George Prajin sees...

Nov 17, 2015 8:37 am

Cyborg responds to penis comments from Rogan & Hinchcliffe

Following UFC 193, where Holly Holm put on a flawless performance against Ronda Rousey, UFC commentator Joe Rogan did an episode of ‘The Joe Rogan Experience’ with comedian Tony Hinchcliffe. During the course of the podcast, the two comics took aim at Cris Cyborg, and made some pretty harsh jokes about her. Our transcription of...