The best ladies’s combined martial arts (MMA) fighter of all-time, Amanda Nunes, was again in motion tonight (Sat., March 6, 2021), defending her Featherweight belt in opposition to maybe the final viable contender on the roster, Megan Anderson, within the co-main occasion of UFC 259 inside UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada. In consequence, Anderson — who stands a monstrous 6’ tall — was the largest betting underdog on the pay-per-view (PPV) card regardless of a powerful two-fight win streak and MMA resume.
Nunes, although, is simply on one other degree. And she or he proved it as soon as once more, rocking Anderson along with her second punch of the struggle and ultimately securing a seemingly easy armbar win two minutes into the primary spherical.
Nunes opened up the motion with a low kick as Anderson placed on some early strain. She related with a tough overhand proper that actually acquired the eye of Anderson. She landed one other moments later and Anderson was harm. She fell to the bottom, wounded, trying to keep away from the hazard. Nunes adopted her to the ground, ultimately took her again and rolled for the armbar. Anderson had no protection — she was in all probability nonetheless shell-shocked. Nunes had her locked up tight and Anderson had no alternative however to faucet.
So, uh … yeah … who’s subsequent?
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