MMAfighting.com By Guilherme Cruz@guicruzzz RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — At UFC 224 media day, women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes discussed her upcoming title defense against Raquel Pennington, the status of a Cris Cyborg superfight, Ronda Rousey’s move to WWE, her rivalry with Valentina Shevchenko, and much more.
By Marc Raimondi@marc_raimondi Amanda Nunes is keeping busy outside the cage. The UFC women’s bantamweight champion has joined Invicta FC as part of the all-women’s promotion’s athlete development team, Invicta announced Thursday. Per a press release, Nunes, a former Invicta fighter, will be assisting in matchmaking and scouting talent in […]
By. Yadevinder Bhullar EDMONTON — Amanda Nunes retained her bantamweight title on Saturday night,scraping out a close split decision victory over ValentinaShevchenko in the main event of UFC 215 on Saturdaynight inside a sold-out Rogers Place. Two judges scored it 48-47 in favor of Nunes while a third judge gave Shevchenko […]
Amanda Nunes feels no pressure as she prepares to take on Valentina Shevchenko a second time. by Lucas Rezende@rezenluc Amanda Nunes Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports As female bantamweight champion, Amanda Nunes, is making her final preparations to take on Valentina Shevchenko for the second time. She revealed to Combate that there is no pressure coming in […]