It didn’t take lengthy. In simply 51 seconds, Amanda Nunes knocked out Cris Cyborg in what simply turned a very powerful ladies’s UFC end of all-time. Including this utter domination to Nunes’ excellent resume has pushed her previous Ronda Rousey as the best feminine fighter of all-time.
Nunes won’t ever bolt forward of Rousey by way of affect and historical past. What Rousey did for the ladies’s division will perpetually be celebrated as lengthy the game exists. However by way of accomplishments contained in the octagon, Nunes stands alone.
The one girl to ever maintain two UFC belts on the similar time was in want of only one extra signature win. Her equally dominating destruction of Rousey has been diminished some in hindsight. Rousey wasn’t the identical fighter from her prime when she battled Nunes.
Saturday evening, she confronted one of the vital ruthless fighters within the sport in Cyborg and made her seem like an newbie. For some perceptive, Cyborg got here into the evening additionally with an opportunity to assert the title as the best feminine fighter of all-time, and he or she stays one of many three greatest ever.
Sports activities are stuffed with untimely coronations, however this isn’t considered one of them.