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Cynthia Calvillo Confident Win Over Katlyn Chookagian Earns Her A Title Shot

Cynthia Calvillo believes she could earn a title shot with a win at UFC 255. On the main card of the pay-per-view, Calvillo is set to take on Katlyn Chookagian. It is a very intriguing matchup, and one Calvillo believes should cement herself as the No. 1 contender. “So me, having...

Cynthia Calvillo Tests Positive For COVID-19, Off UFC 254

The #3 ranked women's flyweight contender in the UFC, Cynthia Calvillo, has tested positive for COVID-19. As a result, the 33-year-old fighter has been removed from UFC 254. She was scheduled to face the #4 ranked Lauren Murphy on the card. MMA reporter for theScore, Nick Baldwin, is reporting...

UFC on ESPN 10: Cynthia Calvillo Not Happy With How Jessica Eye Handled Scale Fail

Cynthia Calvillo's bout with Jessica Eye may be over but she still has an issue with "Evil." This past Saturday night (June 13), Calvillo took on Eye in the main event of UFC on ESPN 10. The women's flyweight bout took place inside the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada....

Cynthia Calvillo Outworks Jessica Eye At UFC on ESPN 10

Jessica Eye vs. Cynthia Calvillo exceeded expectations at the UFC on ESPN 10 event.  The two fighters met in a women’s flyweight bout on Saturday night (June 13, 2020) at the UFC on ESPN 10 event from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC APEX. It was a back and forth striking...

Cynthia Calvillo Feels She’ll Have Jessica Eye Beat On The Ground At UFC on ESPN 10

Cynthia Calvillo has confidence in her ground game going into her first UFC main event against Jessica Eye. Tonight (June 13), Calvillo and Eye will mix it up inside the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada. This is a crucial bout for Calvillo, who may earn a title opportunity with...

Jessica Eye Ready To Prove ‘How Good I Really Am’ At UFC On ESPN+ 30 (Interview)

Jessica Eye is ecstatic to be headlining her first UFC show. Eye will be welcoming Cynthia Calvillo to the flyweight division in the main event of this Saturday's UFC card. It's a very important fight for the flyweight division. But, when it was announced as the main event, there was...

Jessica Eye vs. Cynthia Calvillo Set To Headline UFC Event On June 13

A key flyweight bout between Jessica Eye and Cynthia Calvillo is set to headline the UFC's upcoming Fight Night card on June 13. ESPN's Brett Okamoto was first to report the news that the fight was set to headline the card with Eye confirming she was the main event on...

UFC Washington Highlights: Cynthia Calvillo vs. Marina Rodriguez Ends in Majority Draw

Marina Rodriguez vs. Cynthia Calvillo went the distance at UFC Washington. The story of the fight was pretty simple. In the first and third rounds, Calvillo controlled the fight with her takedowns and ground control while landing strikes. In the second round, Marina showed that she was a better striker...

Four Fights Added To UFC Sacramento; Including Return Of Former UFC Champion

UFC Sacramento is set to go down on July 13th and four fights has been announced for the card, including the return of former UFC flyweight champion, Nicco Montano. The promotion announced that Montano will return to the Octagon to take on 10th ranked bantamweight, Sara McMann. The former...

Dana White: Everyone Is Turning Down Tatiana Suarez Fight

Tatiana Suarez is one of the most feared prospects at 115 pounds right now. But Cynthia Calvillo has no such fear, as she called Suarez out after her victory over Cortney Casey at UFC Phoenix last night (Sun. February 17, 2019). Speaking to media after her win, Calvillo doubled down...

Cortney Casey vs. Cynthia Calvillo Set for UFC 233

UFC 233 has just added a bout between two top-15 strawweights when Cynthia Calvillo takes on Cortney Casey as sources close to MMA News has confirmed. This will be a quick turnaround for Calvillo, who picked up the submission victory over Poliana Botelho earlier this month at UFC Fight...

Cynthia Calvillo On UFC Argentina Weight Miss: I Was Embarrassed

Cynthia Calvillo admits she feels missing weight ahead of UFC Argentina has taken away from her victory over Poliana Botelho. It was a scary sight at the event's weigh-ins. Calvillo clocked in at 118 pounds, which is over the strawweight limit. What made mixed martial arts fans uneasy was how...

Cynthia Calvillo Says She Has ‘Unfinished Business’ With Michelle Waterson

Cynthia Calvillo has avenged the sole loss of her mixed martial arts (MMA) career. She was defeated by Carla Esparza via unanimous decision back in December. However, this past weekend (Sat. November 17, 2018) Calvillo got back in the win column with a first-round submission win over Poliana Botelho. Despite missing...

UFC Argentina Highlights: Cynthia Calvillo Chokes Out Poliana Botelho

Cynthia Calvillo wanted and successfully did prove her doubters wrong against Poliana Botelho. The two fighters met in a catchweight bout on the main card portion of the UFC Argentina event from the Estadio Luna Park in Buenos Aires, Argentina on FOX Sports 1. Calvillo made quick work out of...

Cynthia Calvillo Issues Statement Following Scary UFC Argentina Weigh-in

Cynthia Calvillo has sent out a statement following her UFC Argentina scale fail. Calvillo is set to take on Poliana Botelho in the main card opener of UFC Argentina. Yesterday morning, all fighters on the card tipped the scales for the weigh-ins. Calvillo failed to make the strawweight limit, clocking...