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Amanda Ribas tries to finish Rose Namajunas


Eighth-ranked women’s flyweight Amanda Ribas headlines this weekend’s UFC Vegas 89 fight card against former two-time strawweight titleholder Rose Namajunas.  

Ribas is ready for the biggest fight of his career.  

Ribas, during UFC Vegas 89 Media Day: “I always had in mind that I would be facing the best Rose Namajunas.”  “I’m prepared for the best of Rose Namajunas.”

Ribas (13-4) is coming off a stunning spinning wheel kick finish over Luana Pinheiro in her last fight but hasn’t put together back-to-back wins since 2020.  She hopes to change this on Saturday.  Ribas is hoping that a victory over Namajunas can earn her a Top-5 ranked opponent as the next opponent.    

“I had a great time last year when I fought three times. This year, I’m hoping we can have three fights.”  I enjoy being active in the octagon.  “I hope that if I do win, God blesses me, I will be able to make Top 5 and possibly go for the belt,” said she.  

Ribas wants to complete the fight, even if it means going five rounds.  You need to finish the fight in order to receive a bonus.  

“Before being a UFC fighter I was an UFC fan.  I enjoy watching fights that are ended by submission or knockout. I strive to achieve this in my fights because ,…

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