Cris 'Cyborg' Santos: Stopping the fight was good for Gina's health

"I'm very happy! I was ready to face the five rounds, I was ready to face the crowd, I was ready to face Gina -- I was ready for everything. I prefer Muay Thai but if I need to go to the ground then I'll go to the ground. Whoever Scott Coker puts in [the cage] to face me, I'll face, but if Gina wants a rematch, she can have a rematch -- no problem at all. I think [the stoppage] was right. The judge's showed a little sign that said 4:59 seconds and I think the stoppage was good for Gina's health."

First ever Strikeforce women's champion Cristiane Santos sounds off via MMA Fanhouse on her first round TKO win over female mixed martial arts superstar Gina Carano. The lady warriors electrified the San Jose crowd on August 15 but in the end, 'Cyborg' just proved to be too much for 'Conviction,' forcing a referee stoppage with just one second left in the opening round. Did Carano deserve the chance to see a round two since it was a championship fight? Or was the stoppage in her best interest? Let's hear where you stand on this one Maniacs...

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