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Spencer Aiming For Early 2021 Return, Wants Nunes-Anderson Next

Felicia Spencer isn't in a rush to get back in the Octagon following her unanimous decision loss to featherweight champion Amanda Nunes at UFC 250 in June. "I'm gonna take my time," Spencer told MMANews. "I also want to see what's going on with the division. I haven't seen...

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...

Felicia Spencer ‘Loves’ Underdog Status For UFC 250, Plans To ‘Shock The World’

Felicia Spencer thinks she will pull off a major upset at UFC 250. Tonight (June 6), Spencer will challenge Amanda Nunes for the UFC women's featherweight gold. This will be Spencer's first UFC title opportunity and the first time Nunes puts her 145-pound title on the line. The championship clash...

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....

UFC Reportedly Working On May 9 Return [UPDATE]

The UFC seems to be planning a return on May 9. MMAFighting.com first reported that the promotion wants to get back to business less than a month from now. May 9 was scheduled to be the date UFC 250 took place in Brazil. That is no longer the case due...

Amanda Nunes vs. Felicia Spencer Booked For UFC 250 In Brazil

Amanda Nunes’ next UFC women’s featherweight title bout has been set. Nunes will put her 145-pound gold on the line against Felicia Spencer. The bout will be held on the UFC 250 card in Sao Paulo, Brazil. UFC 250 takes place on May 9. ESPN’s Brett Okamoto first broke the...

UFC Norfolk Highlights: Felicia Spencer Destroys Zarah Fairn

Felicia Spencer vs. Zarah Fairn didn’t last long.  The two fighters met in a women’s featherweight bout at the UFC Norfolk event on Saturday night (February 29, 2020) from the Chartway Arena in Norfolk, Virginia that aired on ESPN’s streaming service, ESPN+.  Spencer didn’t waste any time in getting a takedown...

Former UFC Champ: Cyborg Was ‘Humanized’ When Nunes Knocked Her Out

It appears Cris Cyborg's days in the UFC are realistically over. The former UFC women's featherweight champion recently said as much following weeks of public discord between her and the UFC. When her UFC contract was up after her UFC 240 win over Felicia Spencer, Cyborg began publicly airing all...

Valentina Shevchenko Disagrees With Cyborg: Dana White Takes Care Of Fighters

Valentina Shevchenko is taking the opposite path Cris Cyborg has when it comes to her relationship with the UFC. UFC women's flyweight champion Shevchenko will take on Liz Carmouche in the main event of this weekend's UFC Uruguay. Heading into her Octagon return, much of the news in mixed...

Cyborg Apologizes To Dana White For Edited Confrontation Video

Today, news came (although not surprisingly) that the UFC and Cris Cyborg are done doing business with one another. UFC President Dana White confirmed as much today in a video interview posted to the UFC's YouTube. In it, he said he would release the free-agent star and not match any...