Cris ‘Cyborg’ Santos Announces She’s Split Up From Husband Evengelista Santos

Cris ‘Cyborg’ Santos has announced today that she has split up from her husband of six years, fellow Strikeforce fighter Evangelista ‘Cyborg’ Santos.

The news comes just weeks after the former female 145lb champion was suspended for a year after it was discovered that she had taken steroids during a pre-fight drugs test prior to her last Strikeforce fight in December.

Read Cris’ full statement below.

“After six years of dedication to love and to happiness of marriage, I would like to inform that since December of 2011, Evangelista Cyborg and I are living our lives separately. I’d like to thank all friends for words of support during this period. No matter how hard it feels never give up on your dreams and never give up in love!

A big hug,

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