Category: UFC

Cris Cyborg explains why she would ‘avoid’ a fight with fellow UFC champion Amanda Nunes

by Guilherme Cruz@guicruzzz  Guilherme Cruz, MMA Fighting RIO DE JANEIRO — Cris Cyborg and Amanda Nunes are the only Brazilian champions in the UFC today, and they are not interested in fighting each other inside the Octagon. Nunes, who reigns in the 135-pound division, has said multiple times that she’s not interested in facing the 145-pound champion. For […]

Rico Verhoeven, ‘Bigfoot’ Silva collide in non-title bout at Glory 46

by Guilherme Cruz@guicruzzz  GLORY Glory heavyweight champion Rico Verhoeven won’t be defending his title when he steps into the ring in October. Glory announced Friday that Verhoeven will face UFC and Strikeforce veteran Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva in a non-title heavyweight kickboxing fight at Glory 46, scheduled for Oct. 14 in Guangzhou, China. Verhoeven (51-10-1 […]