Bellator Champ Cris Cyborg on Pro Boxing Debut: ‘It’s a Dream Come True’

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Sports Illustrated

By John Morgan, MMA Underground Cyborg faces former Brazilian national boxing champion Simone Silva at Sunday’s Fight Music Show 2 in Curitiba. View the original article to see embedded media. Brazilian slugger Cris Cyborg has been one of the leading faces of women’s MMA for more than a decade, but now the reigning Bellator women’s featherweight champion is trying her hand at the sweet science. After years of toying with the idea of taking a boxing bout, Cyborg (26-2 MMA) is scheduled to make her professional debut Sunday at Fight Music Show 2, which streams live on FITE from Curitiba, Brazil,…

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