UFC 232: Jones vs. Gustafsson 2 took place Dec. 29 at The Forum in Los Angeles, California. UFC women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg (20-2, 1 NC) collided against bantamweight titleholder Amanda Nunes (17-4) in a champion vs. champion match in the night’s co-main event, which aired live on pay-per-view. Catch the video highlights below.
For more on Cyborg vs. Nunes, check out the play-by-play courtesy of MMA Fighting’s Alexander K. Lee.
Round 1: Marc Goddard will oversee this championship bout. Nunes looking for a big shot early, but its Cyborg who connects down the middle. She lands a leg kick and pushes forward, Nunes blasts her with a huge left hook, then a right hand. Cyborg visibly hurt, she’s brawling. Another right hand staggers Cyborg. Overhand right puts Cyborg on her knees. Four hard shots connect for Nunes and Cyborg goes down again. Uppercut and overhand right connects for Nunes, this one is over!
Official result: Amanda Nunes def. Cris Cyborg via KO (punches) at :51 of round one