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MMA - Jon Jones-Anderson Silva, Ronda Rousey-Cristiane Santos among 10 must-see fights

Adam Hill, ESPN Insider (December 5, 2012)
Adam Hill offers up his top 10 MMA fights that must happen, ranking a potential Jon Jones versus Anderson Silva superfight at No. 1. Other top hypothetical bouts include Nick Diaz versus his brother Nate and Ronda Rousey against Cristiane Santos.

Despite win, Cyborg still at risk in Invicta

Chad Dundas, MMA (December 4, 2012)
Cristiane "Cyborg" Santos needed to accomplish two things on Friday at Invicta FC: defeat Fiona Muxlow and look like a reasonable facsimile of her old...

"Cyborg" Santos will fight anyone

Josh Gross, MMA (December 4, 2012)
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. -- Cristiane Santos is an equal-opportunity butt-kicker. The female featherweight star reaffirmed Wednesday, following a t...

Pot to PED ratio is an imbalanced 1:1

Chuck Mindenhall, MMA (December 3, 2012)
The UFC wants to pare down its roster, and right now fighters are helping in the quest. Over the past couple of weeks, three more drug tests have come...

What happens if Liz Carmouche wins?

Chuck Mindenhall, MMA (December 2, 2012)
Real Sports 191: Ronda Rousey Liz Carmouche is not a can. She is a human being with motivation and drive and a world of dreams that can be realized...

Cristiane "Cyborg" Santos secures release from Zuffa, plans return April 5 against Ediane Gomes at Invicta FC 5

Josh Gross, (December 2, 2012)
Former Strikeforce women's featherweight champion Cristiane "Cyborg" Santos has secured her release from Zuffa and plans a return to action April 5 against Ediane Gomes at Invicta FC 5.

Ortiz: 'Cyborg' ready to sign out of UFC

Franklin McNeil, MMA (December 2, 2012)
Don't expect to satisfy that craving you have for a super fight between UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and former Strikeforce featherweight ti...

UFC eyes possible Ronda Rousey foes with Cristiane 'Cyborg' Santos unlikely

Franklin McNeil, (November 1, 2011)
Ronda Rousey's first UFC opponent is undetermined but this is much is clear: It likely won't be former Strikeforce featherweight champion Cristiane "Cyborg" Santos.

Rousey tackles fame, calls out Cyborg

Brian Campbell, MMA (December 8, 2011)
In just six professional fights, Ronda Rousey has taken the world of women's MMA by storm. A 2008 Olympic bronze medalist in judo, Rousey (6-0) de...

Rousey drumming up more interest in MMA

Chuck Mindenhall, MMA (December 8, 2011)
If there's a plus side to women's MMA lacking depth, it's that super fights are easier to comprehend. Take the case of Cristiane Santos (the most me...

Cristiane 'Cyborg' Santos has appeal for reduced suspension denied

Franklin McNeil, (December 4, 2011)
The California State Athletic Commission on Monday denied an appeal by former Strikeforce women's featherweight champion Cristiane "Cyborg" Santos to have her one-year suspension reduced.

'Cyborg' drug denial sticks to familiar script

Chad Dundas, MMA (December 3, 2011)
The unknown persons responsible for encouraging Cristiane Santos to take steroids have been eliminated. That's her word: "eliminated." This acco...

Rousey takes torch as WMMA's 'it' fighter

Chad Dundas, MMA (December 3, 2011)
For a time, we assumed Gina Carano would be the fighter to lead women's MMA into its own. Then, for an even shorter while, we thought it might be Cris...

Rousey backs up her talk in Columbus

Chuck Mindenhall, MMA (December 3, 2011)
COLUMBUS -- Heading into the fight, Strikeforce's women's bantamweight champion Miesha Tate said that wrestling trumps judo nine out of 10 times. She ...

Cristiane 'Cyborg' Santos banned 1 year for positive steroids test

Josh Gross, (December 1, 2011)
The California State Athletic Commission on Friday announced it suspended the license of Strikeforce women's featherweight champion Cristiane "Cyborg" Santos, fined her $2,500 and changed a Dec. 17 victory to a "no decision."


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