Today Cris Cyborg was in Detroit Michigan for a press conference ahead of the Claressa Shields V Nikki Adler. Responding to a question asked by Brandon Folsom, about a possible appearance at the new Little Caesars Arena in Detroit;
Cris Cyborg said, “She would like (to be) I asked for fight Holly Holm (here) I think it will be perfect. She come from Boxing. I’m here Detroit. I’m asking for. Lets see what will happen. Dana make interview say he would like to make Cyborg V Holly Holm and maybe it can be here in Detroit.
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Shields is a 2x Olympic Boxing gold medalist and a native of Flynt Michigan. Currently 3-0 as a pro she will be facing the 16-0 Nikki Adler. Watch this fight live on SHOBOX starting at 7PM PST time. SET YOUR DVR as this is guaranteed to be an instant classic.
Cris Cyborg recently brought in Claressa Shields as she prepared for her UFC 214 victory over Tonya Evinger, which helped her capture the UFC 145lbs featherweight world Championship. Holly Holm despite having gone 1-3 in her last 4 fights has a highlight win over Ronda Rousey and a KO over Bethe Correria which many fans saw highlights of. Losing a close decision to GDR at UFC 208, Holly Holm is currently the next contender in line to face Cris Cyborg according to recent efforts from Dana White.