UFC women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg is a dominant force within the sport of mixed martial arts. As a UFC champion, Cyborg has faced off against some of the sport’s toughest and most talented opponents.
Cyborg’s career, of course, expands far past the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). The fighter has competed for the likes of Invicta FC and Strikeforce.
Under the Strikeforce banner, Cris Cyborg and Gina Carano went toe-to-toe in the first ever major MMA event to be headlined by a women’s match up. Check out Cyborg’s thoughts on the matter down below:
“When they talk about pioneers! Quando falam de pioneiras! #wmma #strikeforce #criscyborg #ginacarano @ginajcarano @mmahistorytoday”