Cris Cyborg on her first successful Bellator title defense! Plus: Scott Coker on the latest Bellator news!
Bellator featherweight champion Cris Cyborg Justino discusses her second round submission win over Arlene Blencowe in the Bellator 249 main event on CBS Sports Network, possibly boxing Katie Taylor, PFL’s Kayla Harrison, and linking back up with Kings MMA coach Rafael Cordeiro.
Plus: We hear from Bellator President Scott Coker who chats with MMA media about Bellator 249, previews Bellator 250: Gegard Mousasi vs. Douglas Lima, flyweight champion Ilima-Lei MacFarlane’s status, Dillon Danis, Michael Chandler signing with the UFC, a hypothetical Cris Cyborg vs. Amanda Nunes rematch, and talks the resumption of the featherweight grand prix featuring champion Patricio Pitbull!
Bellator 249 Post-Fight Press Conference Time Stamps: 00:00 Cris Cyborg, 14:27 Scott Coker
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