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Completed MMA Bout

Gina Carano vs. Cristiane Justino

Main Event | Strikeforce Vacant Featherweight Championship | 145 lbs

Cristiane Justino defeats Gina Carano via KO/TKO at 4:59 of Round 1

Mmaweekly large Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino
Mmaweekly large Gina "Conviction" Carano

Round 1

Cristiane Justino Gina Carano

"Cyborg" "Conviction"

7-1-0   Pro Record At Fight   7-0-0
Climbed to 8-1   Record After Fight   Fell to 7-1
-173 (Slight Favorite)   Betting Odds   +138 (Slight Underdog)
Vacant   Title   Vacant
Br Brazil   Nationality   Us United States
San Diego, California   Fighting out of   Albuquerque, New Mexico
24 years, 1 month, 6 days   Age at Fight   27 years, 3 months, 2 days
144.5 lbs (65.5 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   143.0 lbs (64.9 kgs)
5'8" (173cm)   Height   5'8" (173cm)
69.0" (175cm)   Reach   66.5" (169cm)
Chute Boxe Long Beach   Gym  
  • Bout Information
  • Event: Strikeforce: Carano vs. Cyborg
  • Date: Saturday 08.15.2009
  • Referee: Josh Rosenthal
  • Venue: HP Pavilion
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • Location: San Jose, California, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 9 of 9)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 145 lbs (65.8 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Gus Johnson, Mauro Ranallo, Frank Shamrock
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Gus Johnson
  • Carano Total Disclosed Pay: $125,000
  • Justino Total Disclosed Pay: $30,000
  • Title on Line: Strikeforce Vacant Featherweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Vacant
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Videos & Highlights

    Interview  |  Gina Carano Pre-Fight Interview Video with Fanhouse report dead link

    Ariel Helwani conducted this video interview with Gina Carano before her bout with Cristiane Santos.

  • Interview  |  Ariel Helwani / Fanhouse Interview with Cyborg Santos report dead link

    A video interview with Cyborg Santos prior to her women's MMA showdown with Gina Carano.

  • Training  |  Gina Carano vs. Satan report dead link

    Watch this training video for MMA fighter Gina Carano.

  • Interview  |  Cristiane "Cyborg" Sanots post-fight interview report dead link

    Watch Cyborg talk about her Strikeforce knockout win over Gina Carano.

  • Fight Video  |  Carano vs. Cyborg Fight Video report dead link

    The full Gina Carano vs. Cristiane "Cyborg" Santos fight video from Strikeforce.

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