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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...

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...