Cris Cyborg: I can make 135, but UFC 157 rumors are false

by Steven Marrocco | source: mmajunkie

The rumors started when the Brazilian language version of appeared to show that Ronda Rousey would be defending her UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion against former Strikeforce Women's Featherweight Champion Cris 'Cyborg' Santos at UFC 157 on Feb. 23 in Anaheim, Calif.

However, a UFC official told MMAJunkie that the information was in error, and that Rousey vs. Cyborg is not planned for UFC 157, and any card. Further, in an interview with 'Junkie', Santos said the rumor is "wrong information."

However, Santos reversed her position on being unable to make the 135 pound weight limit, and said her camp is in negotiation with the UFC for the fight.

"In one month, I can't do it," said Santos. "But if I have time, I could do it."

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CapnKindBud site profile image  

2/22/13 4:43 AM by CapnKindBud

Cyborg obviously knows that she can't weigh 135 and still have the steroid advantage. Ronda knows that also. This is why this fight won't happen. Ronda is in control and she is saying "No Roidy Roids" That simple ...

FinestScotch site profile image  

2/22/13 3:16 AM by FinestScotch

Selective reading. They'll read the title then start yelling loudly and scrolling down so their dumbasses don't absorb what Cyborg said herself.

UGSlapshot site profile image  

2/22/13 2:42 AM by UGSlapshot

I bet a lot of Cyborg defenders feel stupid, if not they should.

Thacommish site profile image  

2/22/13 1:40 AM by Thacommish

?? maybe if she cuts the weight but why would she do that when she has all this time she can diet properly down to make a safer cut

BzGrappla site profile image  

2/22/13 1:01 AM by BzGrappla

Honestly Rousey would wreck Santos and it wouldnt even be close.I compare this to the Cain Valeasquez vs Brock fight. One guy with Tecchnique going against a guy with str8 power.Ronda is an olympic caliber judo athlete and most ppl dont get what that entails. Cyborg is just a roided up muscular person who made a name going after smaller girl who were not on roidsTechnique and skill will beat power everytime.

Clarence Parents site profile image  

2/22/13 12:01 AM by Clarence Parents

but interesting as fuck, Cyborg wasn't worried about "having babies" back at the time of OP I guess

Clarence Parents site profile image  

2/22/13 12:00 AM by Clarence Parents

edit: old thread is old.

Anderson Emelianenko GOAT site profile image  

2/21/13 11:59 PM by Anderson Emelianenko GOAT

mmalogic is a stupid fuck

Raezor19 site profile image  

2/21/13 11:57 PM by Raezor19

  This dropped 50 lbs to make 135.......anyone can do it....hell I'm 170, think Ill go for 120....

FinestScotch site profile image  

2/21/13 11:29 PM by FinestScotch

People keep forgetting this. Ttt.