The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu, current Ufc women’s Fw and Bw champion Amanda Nunes entered this fight with a pro mma record of 17-4-0 (88% finishing rate) and she is ranked as the No.1 women’s bantamweight in the world. She suffered her last loss when she faced Cat Zingano in 2014 (Zingano vs Nunes), since then she has won eight bouts beating Raquel Pennington (Amanda Nunes vs Raquel Pennington) and Cris Cyborg in his last two (Cris Cyborg Justino vs Amanda Nunes).
Her opponent, the former Ufc and Wbc, Wba, Wbf, Iba boxing champion Holly Holm, has a record of 12-4-0 (67% ko/tko victory rate – she has never won via submission) and she entered as the No.3 in the same weight class. She was defeated by Cris Cyborg Justino in 2017 (Cris Cyborg Justino vs Holly Holm) but she came back to win in 2018 with Megan Anderson (Holly Holm vs Megan Anderson). Nunes vs Holm is valid for the Ufc women’s bantamweight title (Nunes’ fourth defense); undercard of Jon Jones vs Thiago Santos – UFC 239. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC 239: Jones vs. Santos
Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg)
Title: UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship
Nunes’ previous fight: Cris Cyborg Justino vs Amanda Nunes
Holm’s previous fight: Holly Holm vs Megan Anderson
Nunes’ next fight: Amanda Nunes vs Germaine de Randamie 2
Holm’s next fight: Holly Holm vs Raquel Pennington 2
Nunes vs Holm Fight Video:
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— OGA (@AltareefMMA) July 7, 2019