Amanda Nunes Fight Record: Was the ‘Lioness’ ever defeated in her career?

Amanda Nunes was one of the most dominant female champion that the sport of MMA has seen.


Amanda Nunes Fight Record: Was the ‘Lioness’ ever defeated in her career?

Amanda Nunes MMA record ( Image via : MMA Fighting)

Considered the best female MMA fighter and the first female double champion, Amanda Nunes has impressed fans with her dominant performances. The lioness was the betting favorite in almost all of her bouts, which speaks volumes about her performance. Nunes has the highest career earnings amongst female fighters and retired at the top of her game at UFC 289.

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Amanda Nunes has fought some of the fiercest opponents since her UFC debut. She has outclassed her opponents many times and dominated most of her fights. She was the first double champion in the women’s division and defended both of her titles several times. She defeated Miesha Tate to capture her first title and then defended it three times before becoming a double champion.

However, the female MMA G.O.A.T does not have a perfect record. She has 23 career wins in her professional MMA career along with 5 losses. Out of her five losses Nunes has faced three of them in UFC. The lioness recently retired at the top and vacated titles for both divisions after her win over Irene Aldana at UFC 289.

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Amanda Nunes fight record

Amanda Nunes fight record
Amanda Nunes fight record ( Image via : CBS Sports)

Total Fights28Knockouts13
Wins23Submissions4
Losses5
Decision
6
Draws0Title Fights8
No-Contests0
Title Fight losses
1

Amanda Nunes has competed in 28 professional MMA bouts. She lost her MMA debut in the first round of her bout via an armbar. After that, the lioness went on to rack up several wins via first-round knockouts. Out of her five losses, two came from her days before being signed by UFC. She also lost to Alexis Davis via TKO during her fight in Strikeforce which was later included in her UFC record.

Her very recent loss came at the hands of Julianna Pena during their fight at UFC 269. However, the lioness took her revenge and reclaimed her belt at UFC 277. Prior to her loss at UFC 269, she was on a twelve-fight winning streak and looked completely unstoppable. She is the only female double champion in UFC and has made sure no one else took that spot during her time in UFC.

Amanda Nunes Career and Highlights

Amanda Nunes Career and Highlights
Amanda Nunes Career and Highlights ( Image via : MMA Junkie)
  • Prior to an illustrious career in MMA, Amanda Nunes had a gold medal in Pan American Jiu Jitsu as a blue belt. She later won another gold medal at World Jiu-Jitsu Championship in 2009 and became a world champion of the North American Grappling Association.
  • She has the most consecutive wins in women’s UFC history with 12 wins. She also holds the record for most wins in UFC with 16 wins and has the most knockouts in women’s bantamweight history. Although Nunes did not have an undefeated record she made sure she set the bar high for everyone.
  • Along with an impressive winning streak, Nunes also holds the record for most PPV buys for a female-headlined event. She sold around 1.2 million PPVs for her bout against Meisha Tate while also becoming a champion during the fight. She has won the female fighter of the Year award from many publications several times and was the third double champion in UFC.
Who was the most recent fighter to defeat Amanda Nunes?

Julianna Pena defeated Amanda Nunes via submission at UFC 277

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How many losses does Ronda Rousey have in her career?

Amanda Nunes has five losses in her career

How many submission wins does Amanda Nunes have in her career?

Amanda Nunes has won 23 times out of the 28 times she fought

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