All the feels. As time goes on the more it seems like asking Cris Cyborg to cut down to 135 pounds is the equivalent of asking Jon Jones to cut to 185, Brock Lesnar to 205, or Georges St. Pierre to 155. Some human or robot frames were just not made to weigh certain amounts.
Maybe Cyborg at bantamweight is mythological MMA creature that this current timeline cannot truly contain.
With Cyborg’s second fight in the UFC coming up in September versus Lina Lansberg at 140 pounds, let’s look back her promotional debut at UFC 198. Thanks to a new behind the scenes documentary you can now see all the lead-up to her UFC 198, including some absolutely brutal weigh cutting footage.
Watch this new trailer for “Team Cyborg” and see if your heart melts into a tiny puddle of robot mini-hearts after you see Cris Cyborg bawling her eyes out during her weight cut down to 140 pounds.