UFC 232 was scheduled to take place in Las Vegas, but was moved to Los Angeles when Jones ran into a licensing issue with the Nevada State Athletic Commission. 'Possibly the greatest female mixed martial arts fighter ever, ' says Joe Rogan.
Nunes was an underdog heading into a title fight with Miesha Tate, whom she submitted in the first round. "This is fantastic. And I was very happy". It was tough putting on the weight and sparring with much larger male fighters, she said. Yet another bout against Nunes seemed like a clear choice for Cyborg's next fight due to her previous dominance.
Nunes, the UFC's bantamweight champion, moved up 10 pounds to challenge Justino (20-2), widely considered the world's greatest female fighter.
Jones returned from his first doping suspension with a stoppage of Cormier in July 2017 to reclaim his light heavyweight title, but he lost the belt again after testing positive for steroids. Justino said she doesn't remember exactly what went wrong inside the cage, other than getting hit cleanly with punches. I've failed so many times on the big stage and I know life is hard, but for the same reason you said keep standing, I'm going to keep standing up because tonight was about you. The Brazilian has said she has one fight remaining on her UFC contract, and she has discussed the possibility of transitioning into boxing. Despite the crushing loss, Cyborg was all class addressing the media, giving props to her opponent as someone who had long deserved respect. "Nothing was going to stop me in what I wanted to do". "She's the best ever".
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"I'm actually fighting for my sister".
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"But when it's happening to someone I care about it's like, "Wow, it's really real" and people are really going through this".
Their fight didn't even last a minute though with Nunes scoring a knockout in the first round.
Yet the long road to finally getting what she deserved was consistent with Nunes' evolution as a fighter, rebounding from a 2014 TKO defeat against Cat Zingano, in which her lack of cardio was exposed, to become the well-rounded and unsafe fighter she is today.