Cris Cyborg vs Felicia Spencer - 27/07/2019 Preview

Cris Cyborg vs Felicia Spencer is one more great fight of Ultimate Fighting Championship. It’s the co-main event of UFC 240 which will take place in Edmonton, Canada. It’s the women’s featherweight bout. Both featherweights will have a serious confrontation. Review our thoughts on this bout here below.

On the 27th of July UFC is coming back to Canada. In the co-main event of the evening, former UFC Women’s Featherweight Champion Cris Cyborg (20-2, 1NC) will face undefeated women’s featherweight Felicia ‘Feenom’ Spencer (7-0) at Rogers Place, Canada. This will be only fourth Cyborg’s non-title fight since August 2009.

 

Cris Cyborg

A former UFC women’s featherweight champion, Invicta FC, and Strikeforce champion Cris Cyborg is coming off a 51-second KO loss to Amanda Nunes. That lost cost her UFC women’s featherweight title.  Before that, Cyborg was unbeaten in the Octagon, picking up wins over dangerous opponents like Yana Kunitskaya, Tonya Evinger, Holly Holm, and others.  Cyborg has won 20 of her last 21 fights. This proves how good she is. After a loss to Nunes, she will definitely look forward to reclaiming her belt. Cyborg is very big for a women’s division, she is very strong physically, has real knockout power. Her boxing is great and she is dominant in every fight.

 

Felicia ‘Feenom’ Spencer

Felicia Spencer is coming off her impressive UFC debut.  28 years old Canadian defeated Megan Anderson via first-round submission at UFC Rochester back in May.  Before coming to UFC, Spencer fought in Invicta FC, where she won all her first 6 pro bouts and became Invicta FC women’s featherweight champion. Now she is looking forward to being champion in the UFC.  Spencer said ‘I’m here to build the division’.  Felicia is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt. She has great submission game – 4 of the 7 fights she won by submission.

 

Cris Cyborg vs. Felicia Spencer H2H

These fighters never met each other in the octagon.

 

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