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Amanda Nunes and Julianna Pena got the rematch date

One of the biggest MMA surprises of the past calendar year happened at the very end of the year, at the UFC 269 event. Julianna Pena defeated Amanda Nunes in the second round by submitting her second UFC bantamweight title. Until that match, Nunes was in a series of 12...
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Julianna Pena, Amanda Nunes rematch to headline UFC 277 in Dallas

The UFC will run back one of the most shocking fights in its entire history. A bantamweight title rematch between Julianna Peña and Amanda Nunes will headline UFC 277 on July 30 in Dallas, officials announced on Saturday. The pay-per-view event will take place inside American Airlines Arena and air on ESPN+.
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Julianna Pena vs. Amanda Nunes 2 announced as UFC 277 main event

Julianna Peña and Amanda Nunes have a date for their rematch. On Saturday’s UFC Vegas 55 broadcast, the UFC announced the two will headline UFC 277, which takes place at American Airlines Center in Dallas on July 30. Peña pulled off one of the biggest upsets in MMA...

Julianna Pena vs. Amanda Nunes 2 official for UFC 277 on July 30 in Dallas

The rematch between UFC women’s bantamweight champion Julianna Pena and former division titleholder Amanda Nunes will officially go down at UFC 277 on July 30 live on ESPN+ PPV from inside American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. The matchup was confirmed during the ESPN+ broadcast of UFC Vegas 55...

Amanda Nunes On Kayla Harrison: I’ll Be Waiting For Her

Amanda Nunes will be waiting for Kayla Harrison. Nunes recently hinted at some hostility with PFL star and former American Top Team (ATT) teammate Kayla Harrison as the reason for her recent departure from the gym. “The Lioness” discussed the matter during an appearance on MMA Fighting’s Trocacao Franca podcast.

Full UFC 277: Julianna Peña vs. Amanda Nunes 2 Fight Card Revealed

The full fight card for July’s UFC 277 pay-per-view was revealed during the UFC Vegas 55 broadcast, and the main event will feature the highly anticipated bantamweight title rematch between champion Julianna Peña and Amanda Nunes. It had already been confirmed that Peña and Nunes would fight at...

Julianna Peña rematch against Amanda Nunes set for UFC 277

SPOKANE, Wash. — Spokane native Julianna Peña will have a rematch against Amanda Nunes at UFC 277 in Dallas on July 30th. Peña pulled off one of the biggest upset victories in UFC history the last time the two fought at UFC 269 via rear-naked choke. "I’m...

Ketlen Vieira: Amanda Nunes Deserves To Retire As A Champion

UFC bantamweight contender Ketlen Vieira would like to see former UFC champion Amanda Nunes go out on top. Vieira is set to face another former UFC champion, Holly Holm, tonight in the UFC Vegas 55 headliner. She’s coming off of a unanimous decision win over Miesha Tate last November.

Amanda Nunes: ‘I was kind of cornered’ by ATT arrivals of Kayla Harrison, Yana Kunitskaya

Following her shocking upset loss to Julianna Pena in Dec. 2021 (watch highlights), Amanda Nunes made some changes. A longtime member of Florida’s American Top Team (ATT), it was revealed that “The Lioness” left the gym, leading most to believe her loss was the primary reason. However, a rift began to grow earlier when some new faces made their presences known, says the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight queenpin.