And while Shafir is one of the sport’s most watched up-and-comers, she’s also the best friend of UFC champion Ronda Rousey.
Ronda took to instagram with messages of support for her friend and teammate.
The beginning of a journey is like reading a good book… For the protagonist the beginning could be rough or perfect, the middle could be challenging and at times almost unbearable…. But it’s the ending that counts. And it’s the destination that makes you look back and thank every hardship that came your way. Love both you girls, and appreciate every second I get to witness your quests for greatness