Cris “Cyborg” Justino, undefeated since 2005, is one of the most accomplished and famous female fighters. Amanda Nunes, the bantamweight champion who knocked out Ronda Rousey and sent Rousey out of the sport, moves up in weight to try to unseat longtime featherweight champion. It’s a legacy-building fight for both.
Round 1. Nunes throws a few heavy punches early. Cyborg answers back and clips Nunes on the chin. Rather than becoming defensive, Nunes fires back. She drops Cyborg. Nunes drops Cyborg again. Nunes is opening up. Cyborg is in massive trouble. She fires back and Nunes drops her back unconscious.
Winner: Amanda Nunes, KO, round 1.