Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2021-12-11, great mma fight: Amanda Nunes vs Julianna Pena is very close to get four stars (UFC Performance of the Night – take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2021).
Pena vs Nunes is valid for the UFC women’s bantamweight title; undercard of Charles Oliveira vs Dustin Poirier – UFC 269. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Amanda Nunes record
The black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu, current Ufc women’s Fw and Bw champ Amanda Nunes entered this fight with a pro mma record of 21-4-0 (81% 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 12 consecutive bouts beating Felicia Spencer (Amanda Nunes vs Felicia Spencer) and Megan Anderson in her last two (Amanda Nunes vs Megan Anderson).
But if you want to watch Nunes’ best fights, here are two matches both ranked in the top 10 Users’ mma Fights of the Year:
- in 2016, Amanda Nunes vs Ronda Rousey
- in 2018, Cris Cyborg Justino vs Amanda Nunes (bout also rated with four stars by ATBF)
Julianna Pena record
Her opponent, the TUF 18 tournament winner Julianna Pena, has a record of 10-4-0 (70% finishing rate) and she entered as the No.7 in the women’s bantamweight division.
In her last three bouts she beat Nicco Montano in 2019 and Sara McMann in January 2021, but between these two fights she lost to Germaine de Randamie (Germaine de Randamie vs Julianna Pena).
Their next fight: Julianna Pena vs Amanda Nunes 2
UFC 269 info
Event: UFC 269: Oliveira vs. Poirier
Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Division: bantamweight (135 lbs, 61 kg)
Title: UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship
UFC 269 fight card
Here is the UFC 269 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on ESPN PPV – pay-per-view)
Charles Oliveira vs Dustin Poirier
Amanda Nunes vs Julianna Pena
Geoff Neal vs Santiago Ponzinibbio
Cody Garbrandt vs Kai Kara France
Sean O’Malley vs Raulian Paiva
EARLY PRELIMINARY CARD (live on ESPN+ / UFC Fight Pass)
Andre Muniz vs Eryk Anders
Erin Blanchfield vs Miranda Maverick
Ryan Hall vs Darrick Minner
Randy Costa vs Tony Kelley
Gillian Robertson vs Priscila Cachoeira
UFC 269 countdown – Video preview
Watch the official video of the full episode of UFC 269 countdown Nunes vs Pena, a documentary to know better the life of both fighters and how they prepare for their bout.
Nunes vs Pena full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the fight Amanda Nunes vs Julianna Pena as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
Nunes vs Pena result
Julianna Pena defeated Amanda Nunes via Submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:26, round 2.
Nunes vs Pena post-fight interview
Watch the official video of Julianna Pena vs Amanda Nunes post-fight octagon interview.