Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2021-05-21, pretty good mma fight: Cris Cyborg Justino vs Leslie Smith 2 gets three stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2021).
Smith vs Cyborg 2, main event of Bellator 259, is valid for the Bellator women’s featherweight title (Cyborg’s second defense); in their first fight Cristiane beat the American via tko in just one round (May 14, 2016 – Cristiane Cyborg Justino vs Leslie Smith I) . Watch the video and rate this fight!
Cris Cyborg Justino record
The black belt in Bjj, former Ufc women’s Fw, Strikeforce, Invicta Fc and current Bellator champion Cris Cyborg Justino entered this fight with a pro record of 23-2-0 (83% finishing rate) and she is ranked as the No.1 women’s featherweight in the world.
She was defeated by Amanda Nunes in 2018 (4,stars fight, Cris Cyborg Justino vs Amanda Nunes) but then she has won over Felicia Spencer (Cris Cyborg Justino vs Felicia Spencer), Julia Budd (Julia Budd vs Cris Cyborg Justino) and Arlene Blencowe (Cris Cyborg Justino vs Arlene Blencowe).
Leslie Smith record
Her opponent, Leslie Smith, has an official mma record of 12-8-1 (42% ko/tko victory rate – she has never won via submission) and she entered as the No.8 in the womens’ featherweight division.
She lost to Arlene Blencowe in 2019 but then she came back to win against Amanda Bell in 2020.
Cyborg vs Smith 2 full fight video / highlights
Selection of the best videos about the fight Cris Cyborg Justino vs Leslie Smith 2. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post.
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OFFICIAL VIDEO – FULL EVENT MAIN CARD
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Cyborg vs Smith 2 highlights – spoiler
Bellator 259 info
Event: Bellator 259: Cyborg vs Smith 2
Where: Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, Connecticut, USA
Division: featherweight (145 lbs, 66 kg)
Title: Bellator Women’s Featherweight World Championship
Bellator 259 weigh-in
Watch the official video of Bellator 259: Cyborg vs Smith 2 weigh-in.
Cyborg vs Smith 2 result
Cris Cyborg Justino defeated Leslie Smith via TKO at 4:51, round 5.