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Mayra Bueno Silva Shocks the MMA World with Victory Over Holly Holm

Mayra Bueno Silva shocks the MMA world with a victory over Holly Holm in a women’s bantamweight bout. Read more about the upset and Bueno Silva’s rise in the rankings.

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This past weekend at UFC Vegas 77, the women’s bantamweight division saw a bit of an upset when Mayra Bueno Silva defeated former champion Holly Holm via second-round submission. The victory has sent shockwaves through the MMA world and has catapulted Bueno Silva up the rankings.

New Contender Emerges

Bueno Silva’s win over Holm was a significant milestone in her career. The victory not only showcased her skills and determination but also established her as a legitimate contender in the women’s bantamweight division. With this win, Bueno Silva has proven that she has what it takes to compete at the highest level.

Impressive Performance

Bueno Silva’s victory over Holm was not an easy feat. Holm, a former 135-pound Queen, is known for her striking ability and defensive skills. However, Bueno Silva was able to showcase her well-rounded skill set and secure the win with a second-round submission.

Climbing the Rankings

Following her win over Holm, Bueno Silva’s ranking in the women’s bantamweight division has skyrocketed. She has now become a top contender in the division and is poised to take on other top-ranked fighters in the near future.

Fighter Rankings

Rank Fighter
1 Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ Justino
2 Alexa Grasso
3 Weili Zhang

Mayra Bueno Silva’s victory over Holly Holm has shaken up the women’s bantamweight division. With her impressive performance, Bueno Silva has solidified her place as a top contender and is ready to take on new challenges. Keep an eye out for her future fights as she continues to make waves in the MMA world.