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Amanda Nunes makes specific prediction vs. Julianna Pena, ‘The girls that I finish submit...

Amanda Nunes is finding herself fueled by her next opponent's recent trash talking. The current UFC bantamweight and featherweight queen is set to once again...
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‘You quit. I didn’t quit. I beat her,’ Julianna Pena highlights her and Amanda...

Julianna Pena is next in line for Amanda Nunes. Between the two experienced bantamweights, they have multiple common opponents. Yet for "The Venezuelan Vixen," one,...
Amanda Nunes, Cris Cyborg, Kayla Harrison, UFC

Amanda Nunes opens as big betting favorite over Julianna Pena

UFC women's bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes opened up as a big betting favorite for her upcoming title defense against Julianna Pena. It was revealed last...
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Amanda Nunes and Julianna Pena react after title fight booking at UFC 265

UFC women's bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes and rival Julianna Pena reacted after their title fight booking at UFC 265. Nunes vs. Pena will take place...
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Amanda Nunes to defend bantamweight title at UFC 265 against Julianna Pena

Amanda Nunes will attempt to defend her bantamweight title for the first time since 2019 this summer. According to ESPN's Brett Okamoto, Nunes will defend...
Dana White

Dana White: “I’m thinking about doing Julianna Pena and Amanda Nunes”

UFC president Dana White confirmed that he is thinking about booking UFC women's bantamweight championship Amanda Nunes vs. Julianna Pena. Nunes is coming off of...
Julianna Pena

Julianna Pena to Amanda Nunes: Vacate bantamweight title if you want “to stay fat...

Julianna Pena has a message for Amanda Nunes: Vacate the bantamweight title if you're not going to defend it. Nunes currently holds the UFC bantamweight...
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Julianna Pena calls for title fight with Amanda Nunes

UFC bantamweight contender Julianna Pena is setting her sights on a title shot against Amanda Nunes. Nunes currently rules over the UFC bantamweight and featherweight...
Julianna Pena

Dana White interested in Amanda Nunes vs. Julianna Pena UFC women’s bantamweight title fight

UFC president Dana White says he is interested in having Amanda Nunes fight Julianna Pena next for the UFC women's bantamweight title. Nunes got through...
Holly Holm, UFC 246 Betting Odds

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm set to return on May 8 against...

A new contender is needed at 135-pounds. With Holly Holm continuing to make another push toward the title, she next has to get by...
Aspen Ladd, UFC Rochester

Aspen Ladd challenges Julianna Pena to fight this spring

UFC women's bantamweight contender Aspen Ladd has officially challenged fellow divisional stalwart Julianna Pena to a fight this spring. Ladd took to her social media...
Amanda Nunes, UFC rankings

Amanda Nunes responds to callout from UFC 257 winner Julianna Pena

UFC 'champ champ' Amanda Nunes has responded after receiving a callout from UFC 257 winner Julianna Pena. Pena (10-4 MMA) returned to the Octagon earlier...
Julianna Pena

Julianna Pena vs. Sara McMann added to UFC 257

An important women's bantamweight bout between Julianna Pena and Sara McMann has been added to the upcoming UFC 257 pay-per-view card. Pena vs. McMann was...
Aspen Ladd, UFC Rochester

Aspen Ladd eyeing fights with Julianna Pena or Raquel Pennington in UFC return

UFC women's bantamweight contender Aspen Ladd is hoping the promotion can match her up against Julianna Pena or Raquel Pennington next. Ladd was supposed to...
Julianna Pena

Julianna Pena reacts following submission loss to Germaine de Randamie at UFC Fight Island...

Julianna Pena was hoping to solidify herself as a top bantamweight contender by scoring a win over Germaine de Randamie this evening at UFC...
Germaine de Randamie

UFC Fight Island 4 Results: Germaine de Randamie puts Julianna Pena to sleep (Video)

Tonight's UFC Fight Island 4 event features a key women's bantamweight bout featuring former featherweight champ Germaine de Randamie taking on Julianna Pena. De Randamie...
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Julianna Pena vs. Germaine de Randamie added to fall UFC event

An important women's bantamweight bout between top contenders Julianna Pena and Germaine de Randamie has been added to an upcoming UFC event this fall. MMAjunkie.com...
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Julianna Pena vs. Aspen Ladd added to UFC Columbus

An intriguing women's bantamweight bout between top contenders Julianna Pena and Aspen Ladd has been added to UFC Columbus. UFC on ESPN 8 takes place...
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Julianna Pena makes short-notice return at UFC Sacramento, takes on Nicco Montano

Former Ultimate Fighter winner Julianna Pena has not fought since January 2017, but she'll be making her return to the Octagon next month at...
Julianna Pena

Julianna Pena updates on fighting future after lengthy hiatus

Julianna Pena has not fought since January of 2017, when she was submitted by Valentina Shevchenko in a bantamweight number-one contender fight. In the...
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Julianna Pena hints that she’s ready to return to action

The women's bantamweight division has thinned out over the years after starting out as the thriving inaugural female UFC division. Things are starting to get...
Julianna Pena

Julianna Pena Welcomes Baby Girl to the World

Last week, top-ranked UFC Bantamweight contender and The Ultimate Fighter season 18 winner, Julianna Pena gave birth to baby girl, Issa Cruz. https://twitter.com/ufc/status/955986379724509184 The "Venezuelan Vixen", Pena...
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Julianna Pena Announced She’s Going to Be a Mom But Will Still Kick Ass...

It wasn't too long ago that Julianna Pena was knocking on the door to a women's UFC bantamweight title shot. Things didn't end up...
Valentina Shevchenko

Valentina Shevchenko reflects on win over Julianna Pena

This past weekend at 'UFC Fight Night: Denver', top ranked women's bantamweight contender Valentina Shevchenko secured herself a title fight with UFC women's bantamweight...
Julianna Peña / Julianna Pena

Julianna Peña releases statement after submission loss to Valentina Shevchenko

On Saturday night, in the main event of the UFC's latest trip to Denver, Julianna Peña stepped into the cage with dangerous Kyrgyzstani striker...
Valentina Shevchenko

Pros react to Valentina Shevchenko’s submission of Julianna Pena

Last night, the UFC touched down in The Mile-High City, Denver, Colorado, with UFC on Fox 23. This 12-fight card was an epic one,...
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AUDIO | Julianna Pena says Ronda Rousey was not allowed to be hit in...

https://youtu.be/ytrcJz873vI?t=5m17s #2 UFC ranked women's bantamweight Julianna Pena is set to fight #1 UFC ranked Valentina Shevchenko at UFC on FOX 23 on January 28...
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Julianna Pena looking to fill superstar role left by Ronda Rousey

While UFC women's bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes was thrust into the public spotlight when she defeated former UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey in...