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LOS ANGELES (AP) – Brazilian UFC fighter Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino has become a U.S. citizen.

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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.

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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.

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