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O’Malley: Megan Anderson Shouldn’t Be Offended By Kenney’s Comments

Casey Kenney was recently under fire for his recent comments about Megan Anderson on Sean O'Malley's podcast, but "Suga" doesn't think Anderson should be offended. On the podcast, O'Malley's coach, Tim Welch, asked Kenney if he would sleep with Anderson, in which Kenney said only if he was hammered and...

Megan Anderson Issues Statement Following UFC Separation

Megan Anderson has issued a statement following her departure from the UFC. In what currently appears to have been Megan Anderson’s final UFC fight, the 6’0" tall Australian suffered a first-round submission loss to Amanda Nunes at UFC 259. This would be the concluding fight on Anderson’s six-fight UFC deal....

Megan Anderson Issues First Statement Following UFC 259 Loss

Megan Anderson has released her first statement following her lopsided loss to Amanda Nunes at UFC 259. In the second of three title fights at UFC 259, Megan Anderson fell far short of her goal of becoming bantamweight champion when Amanda Nunes submitted her in the first round preceded by...

Nunes “100% Sure” Megan Anderson Wasn’t Ready For Championship

Amanda Nunes does not believe Megan Anderson was fully prepared for the task that lay before her at UFC 259. Megan Anderson entered the cage at UFC 259 as a monstrous +675 underdog against Amanda Nunes. The very fact that she was given such a small chance at success by...

UFC 259 Highlights: Amanda Nunes Destroys Megan Anderson

Amanda Nunes vs. Megan Anderson was exactly what the hardcore fans knew coming into the fight.  The two fighters met in a women’s featherweight title bout on Saturday night (March 6) at the UFC 259 event from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC Apex facility. Nunes stunned her early then landed...

Amanda Nunes Content If UFC Nixes The Women’s Featherweight Division

Amanda Nunes is content with the idea of the UFC eliminating the women's featherweight division, as long as the belt stays with her indefinitely. At UFC 259, "The Lioness" will defend her featherweight title against the long and dangerous, Megan Anderson. Despite criticisms of the featherweight division being shallow,...

Megan Anderson: Amanda Nunes A Great Hammer But Not A Good Nail

Megan Anderson plans to switch the roles on Amanda Nunes and remind the champion of what it’s like to be on the defensive end. Amanda Nunes is at her best when she is imposing her will on her opponents by constantly pressing forward, landing heavy shots, or using her...

Could Nunes vs. Anderson Be the Last UFC Featherweight Title Fight?

There is a women’s featherweight championship bout on the docket for UFC 259. The dual champion Amanda Nunes is set to defend her featherweight title for the second time. This time, Nunes takes on Megan Anderson in the co-main event. With this being her second defense of the 145-pound...

Holly Holm Gives Her Pick For Amanda Nunes vs Megan Anderson At UFC 259

Holly Holm will be paying close attention to Amanda Nunes' featherweight title defense against Megan Anderson. In the co-main event of the stacked pay-per-view card, Nunes is looking to defend her featherweight title for the second time when she battles Anderson. Although Nunes has been dominant, Anderson does pose some...

Nunes vs. Anderson Rescheduled for UFC 259 on March 6

The #1 women’s pound-for-pound fighter will make her long-awaited return to the Octagon when she takes on Megan Anderson at UFC 259 on March 6. As reported by ESPN, Amanda Nunes will kick off 2020 by defending her featherweight title against Megan Anderson at 259. No location for the bout has...

BREAKING: Amanda Nunes vs. Megan Anderson Pulled from UFC 256

UFC 256 is again without a main event after Amanda Nunes’s title defense against Megan Anderson has been canceled for undisclosed reasons. Per an ESPN report, Amanda Nunes will not be defending her featherweight championship against Megan Anderson at UFC 256 after the champion was forced to withdraw from the...

BREAKING: Amanda Nunes Defends FW Belt Against Megan Anderson at UFC 256

Megan Anderson will look to put an end to "The Lionness" Amanda Nunes' historic run when the two clash for the UFC featherweight championship at UFC 256. As reported by ESPN, Amanda Nunes will be putting her featherweight strap on the line for the second time this year when she...

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...

UFC Norfolk Highlights: Megan Anderson Starches Norma Dumont

Megan Anderson vs. Norma Dumont is in the books.  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+.  Anderson connected with a right hand bomb that...

Megan Anderson: I Think My Skills Match Up Right With Amanda Nunes

UFC women's featherweight Megan Anderson believes she can pose a threat to Amanda Nunes. Nunes is a UFC "champ-champ." She holds the women's featherweight and women's bantamweight titles. "The Lioness" is set to defend her 135-pound gold on the main card of UFC 245 on Dec. 14 in Las Vegas...