Julianna Pena celebrates after defeating Amanda Nunes to win the women’s bantamweight title at UFC 269. Photo: Carmen Mandato/Getty Images/AFP
Julianna Pena celebrates after defeating Amanda Nunes to win the women’s bantamweight title at UFC 269. Photo: Carmen Mandato/Getty Images/AFP

UFC: Julianna Pena expected ‘more of a fight’ from Amanda Nunes – ‘I was actually in shock’

  • New UFC bantamweight champion knew she could ‘break’ Amanda Nunes at UFC 269 last Saturday in Las Vegas
  • ‘Those types of scenarios still existed in her. It just needed a chance to break through and rear its ugly head,’ Pena says

Julianna Pena celebrates after defeating Amanda Nunes to win the women’s bantamweight title at UFC 269. Photo: Carmen Mandato/Getty Images/AFP
Julianna Pena celebrates after defeating Amanda Nunes to win the women’s bantamweight title at UFC 269. Photo: Carmen Mandato/Getty Images/AFP
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