LOS ANGELES (AP) – Brazilian UFC fighter Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino has become a U.S. citizen.READ MORE: Rowlett Family Creates Horror Characters From Scratch For 'Nightmare' Halloween Display
The veteran fighter took her oath of citizenship during a naturalization ceremony Tuesday in Los Angeles.
The 31-year-old from Curitiba, Brazil, is 17-1 since her 2005 debut and has won titles in the Strikeforce and Invicta promotions.READ MORE: Denton Police Investigate Road Rage Shooting
She signed with the UFC earlier this year and lives in Huntington Beach.
Justino is one of more than 4,000 new citizens taking oaths in Tuesday’s ceremonies.MORE NEWS: Arlington Police Officer Fired After Deadly Shooting
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