Tags: Ronda Rousey

SHARE THIS NEWS November 15, 2015 went into the MMA history books as the day a queen was dethroned. Ronda Rousey was seen by much of the sport’s fan base and even some of the media as someone that could not be defeated. Well, that all changed that evening in Melbourne, Australia. Holly Holm’s boxing…

Ronda Rousey says injuries from Holm fight may sideline her for over six months

SHARE THIS NEWS In victory or defeat, Ronda Rousey is always newsworthy. The former UFC bantamweight champion is on the cover of ESPN Magazine’s Ideas of the Year issue, just released. The article is one of the first features to address Ronda’s reaction to the knock-out loss to Holly Holm at UFC 193, on November…

SHARE THIS NEWS   The UFC released today a new video with previously unreleased footage of both Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm after their fight at UFC 193. Watch how was Rousey’s long way back to the locker rooms after the KO defeat to Holm. Also, watch how Holm first reacted to the fact that she…

UFC 193: analysts explain why Holly Holm dominated Ronda Rousey

SHARE THIS NEWS After what is being called the “biggest upset in UFC history” happened at the main event of UFC 193, many analysts have been trying to explain what happened in Melbourne, last Saturday evening. How come Holly Holm was so dominating against Ronda Rousey? Click on the links to read the full articles from each…

UFC 193: watch the highlights of Rousey vs. Holm and also Holm’s emotional interview after the fight

SHARE THIS NEWS It’s been three days already that Holly Holm made history and defeated champion Ronda Rousey in dominant fashion. The 2nd round KO after a powerful high kick landed on Ronda’s face was the peak of a exuberant performance by the former boxer. Holm controlled the action throughout the fight and was able…

UFC 193: Holly Holm lands high kick to beat Ronda Rousey by KO on Rd. 2

SHARE THIS NEWS The UFC female bantamweight division has a new champion. Holly Holm needed one round and 59s to defeat Ronda Rousey and become the new queen of the weight class. Since the first moments of the fight, Holm was able to keep her distance and hit Ronda with a series of punches that…

SHARE THIS NEWS   Things got heated during the face-off between Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm, this Friday, in Australia. After the weigh in, Ronda came way too close to Holm’s face, who used her right fist to push back Rousey’s face. Dana White stepped in as Rousey yelled at her motionless opponent. The main…

Ronda Rousey wants to be a Jiu-Jitsu world champion. Does she have what it takes?

SHARE THIS NEWS UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is as sharp on her interviews as she is on her fights. Her latest comments during a media day this Tuesday have been making waves in the grappling community. She said that her goals as an athlete are not limited to the UFC octagon. “I want to…

Remember what BJJ champions told Ronda in 2014 when she said she could beat any of them in a grappling match

SHARE THIS NEWS The Jiu-Jitsu community reacted quickly to Ronda Rousey’s statement saying that she would beat any women in BJJ today in any setting of rules. The UFC bantamweight champion is getting ready to fight Alexis Davis, a Jiu-Jitsu black belt under Cesar Gracie. Michelle Nicolini, the 2014 featherweight World champion, was the first…

SHARE THIS NEWS   This time, the UFC reached deep to put together a teaser for the main event of UFC 193. The video named “Revolution” looks back to Ronda’s and Holly’s beginnings and re-enacts their early years. You can see Rousey taking her first judo classes and Holm starting out as a teenager boxer.…

UFC: Rousey to defend title against Holly Holm on Jan. 2, in Vegas

SHARE THIS NEWS UFC female bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey woke up early this Friday. She had a brief appearance on ABC’s Good Morning America to announce her next challenge in the cage. Despite expectations, Rousey’s next opponent will be former boxing star Holly Holm instead of bitter rival Miesha Tate. The announcement contradicts prior statements…

Ronda Rousey leaves UFC belt at social project that teaches judo to underprivileged kids in Rio

SHARE THIS NEWS UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey really played all the right cards in Brazil. After putting a great show at UFC 190, where she knocked-out Bethe Correia in 34s, she went to a soccer game at Maracanã stadium wearing a Flamengo jersey (Brazil’s most popular team). This Tuesday, she kept her promise of…

Here’s a rare sight. Ronda Rousey losing a fight

SHARE THIS NEWS After another dominating win at the UFC against loudmouth Bethe Correa, Ronda Rousey seems unbeatable in her division and probably in MMA altogether. So, we were curious to try to find one time Ronda walked out of a mat without being declared the winner. Well, the only match we could find was the…

UFC 190: Rousey knocks out Correia in 34s; other results

SHARE THIS NEWS Ronda Rousey did not keep her promise. Before the fight, she said on several interviews that she was going to punish Bethe Correia for a long time before finishing the fight. Turns out, she didn’t and in only 34s Correia was knocked out face first on the ground. After a barrage of punches,…