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UFC ‘Champ-Champ’ Amanda Nunes Wonders If Retirement Looms

Amanda Nunes' legacy is already set at the age of 32 and she's wondering if retirement is next. There is no denying Nunes' dominance. "The Lioness" reigns as the UFC women's featherweight and bantamweight champion. Not only has she beaten, but she's dominated the likes of Cris Cyborg, Ronda Rousey,...

Dana White Feels Amanda Nunes Isn’t Given Her Due Because She’s A Woman

UFC president Dana White has a theory on why Amanda Nunes hasn't been given enough respect. Nunes is undoubtedly the most dominant female fighter in MMA today. She is a UFC "champ-champ," holding both the women's featherweight and bantamweight titles. She's finished the likes of Cris Cyborg, Ronda Rousey, Miesha...

Michael Bisping Wants To See Amanda Nunes vs. Claressa Shields

Count Michael Bisping as a fan of having a crossover fight between UFC "champ-champ" Amanda Nunes and WBC and WBO women's light middleweight champion Claressa Shields. Talks of a fantasy matchup between Nunes and Shields have been thrown out to the wild for over a year. It all began when...

Dana White Dismisses Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko 3

UFC president Dana White is not on board with booking Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko III. Nunes has been on a tear. She holds UFC gold in both the women's featherweight and bantamweight divisions. "The Lioness" is regarded by many as the greatest female fighter of all time. While that...

Amanda Nunes Plans To Take A Break Following UFC 250 Win

UFC "champ-champ" Amanda Nunes is prepared to take some time off. In the main event of UFC 250, Nunes put her women's featherweight gold on the line against Felicia Spencer. The bout went the distance and "The Lioness" was awarded the unanimous decision win. This is Nunes' first successful title...

Felicia Spencer Speaks On UFC 250 Loss To Amanda Nunes

Felicia Spencer didn't waste time discussing her UFC 250 loss against Amanda Nunes. Last night (June 6), Spencer challenged Nunes for the UFC women's featherweight championship. Many expected Spencer to hang in tough but she was a sizable underdog. The bout played out how many predicted it would. Spencer ate...

7 Takeaways from UFC 250

UFC 250 was the first mixed martial arts pay-per-view event to air from the UFC APEX. Amanda Nunes and Felicia Spencer fought for the featherweight crown in the main event that had Nunes further prove her dominance in the sport. There were some other notable finishes and it looks...

UFC 250 Highlights: Amanda Nunes Earns Dominant Victory Over Felicia Spencer

Amanda Nunes vs Felicia Spencer was quite the main event fight at UFC 250.  The two fighters met in a women’s featherweight title bout on Saturday night (June 6, 2020) at the UFC 250 pay-per-view event from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC APEX. As expected, Nunes dominated the striking exchanges...

Dana White Compares UFC Champion Amanda Nunes To Tom Brady

Dana White believes Amanda Nunes is the UFC's Tom Brady. Nunes is a UFC "champ-champ." She holds both the women's featherweight and women's bantamweight gold. On June 6, she will put her 145-pound gold on the line against Felicia Spencer. It'll be the first time Nunes puts her women's featherweight...

Amanda Nunes Believes She Had COVID-19: ‘I Never Felt The Way I Did’

Amanda Nunes believes she had contracted the novel coronavirus. Nunes and her partner, Nina Ansaroff took a trip to Las Vegas at the beginning of the pandemic and believes she contracted the virus. The UFC bantamweight and featherweight champion says she has never been that sick before and was bedridden...

5 Fights To Watch At UFC 250

UFC 250 will be the first pay-per-view event taking place at the UFC Apex due to the current situation with the pandemic. The fight card might not be what the average fan considers “stacked,” but history has shown the cards going under the radar usually are the most talked...

UFC 250 Fight Card On June 6 In Las Vegas Revealed

The UFC has officially revealed the full UFC 250 card UFC 250 goes down on June 6 at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada live on pay-per-view which is headlined with a featherweight title fight. In the main event, champ-champ, Amanda Nunes looks to defend her 145-pound title for...

Amanda Nunes vs. Felicia Spencer Rescheduled For June 6

Amanda Nunes featherweight title defense will now happen on June 6. According to ESPN's Ariel Helwani, Nunes will look to defend her belt against top contender, Felicia Spencer. https://twitter.com/arielhelwani/status/1257671257560174594?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1257671257560174594&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.bjpenn.com%2Fmma-news%2Fufc%2Famanda-nunes-vs-felicia-spencer-title-fight-rescheduled-for-june-6%2F Nunes and Spencer were expected to fight at UFC 249. But, the bantamweight and featherweight champion pulled out due to the COVID-19 pandemic....

Coach Explains Why Amanda Nunes Is Out Of UFC 249

Amanda Nunes' coach has revealed why "The Lioness" won't be competing on the UFC 249 card. Nunes was scheduled to put her women's featherweight gold on the line against Felicia Spencer on May 9. "The Lioness" later said that she wanted to wait until she had a full training camp....

Cris Cyborg Reveals The Worst Thing About Losing To Amanda Nunes

Bellator women's featherweight champion Cris Cyborg has gone into detail on the worst thing about her loss to Amanda Nunes. Cyborg was the reigning UFC women's featherweight title holder. She took on Nunes back in Dec. 2018. Nunes was the women's bantamweight champion going into the bout, so she was...