The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Chicago, Illinois over the weekend to host the mixed martial arts promotion’s latest fight card. This time around, the UFC provided the highly anticipated fight card of UFC 225 to fans worldwide.
From inside Chicago’s United Center, UFC 225 took place on June 9 and featured a collection of stunning match ups. Among them, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion and former UFC women’s featherweight title challenger Holly Holm went toe-to-toe with former Invicta FC featherweight title holder Megan Anderson.
Holm ultimately put on a dominant performance over her opponent, earning a unanimous decision win over the former Invicta FC featherweight champion. Now fighters have come forward with their thoughts on the match up.
Check out what many UFC competitors had to say within the social media posts below:
Ok @HollyHolm get at it! I know you're ready to go and you're actually the kindest human ever #ufc225
— Sarah Kaufman (@mmasarah) June 10, 2018
I have Holm taking this but never underestimate an Invicta FC champ. #UFC225
— Angela Hill (@AngieOverkill) June 10, 2018
I'm excited for this girls fight they bring it!!! Every single time #UFC225 @ufc
— Truck Gordon (@TruckMMA_UFC) June 10, 2018
Holy crap, Anderson is huge. #UFC225
— The Mane Event™ (@EliasTheodorou) June 10, 2018
I’ve never seen @MeganA_mma fight but her highlight looked really good #ufc225
— Katlyn Chookagian (@blondefighter) June 10, 2018
Since she’s so pale does her skin glow in the dark?
— Ian McCall (@Unclecreepymma) June 10, 2018
If @MeganA_mma would come out to The Undertaker music with the hat. I think I would be a super fan!! @ufc
— Alan Jouban (@AlanJouban) June 10, 2018
Smart holly, using wrestling in this one
— Chito Vera (@chitoveraUFC) June 10, 2018
I like seeing Holly's ground game!! #Ufc225
— Leslie Smith (@LeslieSmith_GF) June 10, 2018
If @HollyHolm would just drive her feet she would be getting beautiful takedowns. #UFC225
— Corey Anderson UFC (@CoreyA_MMA) June 10, 2018
Megan is tough as fuck, was a great fight but Holy really showed her experience & level in competition she’s faced.
— Bec Rawlings (@RowdyBec) June 10, 2018
Congrats Holly Holm ?? #UFC225
— Cub Swanson (@CubSwanson) June 10, 2018