MIESHA TATE Against AMANDA NUNES UFC 200
At the massive card that was UFC 200 which took place in July 2016. The challenger Amanda Nunes managed to rip the belt from the grasp of the bantamweight Champion Miesha Tate. Tate, of course, is the second Champion to hold the belt. Since the undisputed Champion Ronda Rousey was stopped by Holly Holm via vicious head kick.
Now, a year later Amanda Nunes headlines a stacked UFC 213. With an equally thrilling middleweight Interim fight between Yoel Romero and Robert Whittaker is scheduled to take place. Nunes is set to face a woman she has already beaten once inside the octagon Valentina Shevchenko.
In their previous fight, Shevchenko started to wear down Nunes in the third round. Looking stronger and stronger as the fight progressed. It is something Valentina is renowned for! Improving as the fight progresses into the later rounds.
With a strong pedigree in Muay Thai and an ever-evolving ground game. The Ukrainian who now fights out of Peru. Has all the tool required to be a dominant women’s bantamweight Champion. How will the fight go this time around, we shall have to wait until Saturday, July 8 to find out! Live on Pay-Per-View.
But for now, let’s take a close look at this title bantamweight title challenge at UFC 200. As Meisha “Cupcake” Tate looked to defend her title against The Lioness, Amanda Nunes. Will she be able to stop the ferocious onslaught from the Brazilian, let us take a look and see!