5 Potential Opponents For Julianna Pena After Her Upset Victory Over Amanda Nunes at UFC 269

Julianna Pena became the new UFC women's bantamweight champion by claiming a second-round submission (rear-naked choke) victory over Amanda Nunes at UFC 269. After this 'Upset of the Year' worthy victory, here are five potential opponents for 'The Venezuelan Vixen.'

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Amanda Nunes Rematch

It's safe to say that fans can expect an immediate rematch between Pena and Nunes. Furthermore, the former champion will be well prepared for whatever comes her way if this rematch comes to fruition.

Holly Holm

Holm currently sits at the #1 position in the UFC women's bantamweight rankings. Furthermore, a fight against a former champion will be another great addition to Pena's resume.

Irene Aldana

Aldana currently sits at the #2 position in the UFC women's bantamweight rankings. A fight between the pair will be highly entertaining for the fans.

Ketlen Vieira

Vieira currently holds the fifth position in the UFC women's bantamweight rankings. It won't be a walk in the park for Pena if this fight ever comes to fruition.

Raquel Pennington

Pennington currently sits at the #8 position in the UFC women's bantamweight rankings. It's safe to say that she will challenge for the title soon, considering Pennington steadily making her way to the top.

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