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Nov 17, 2015 8:54 pm

George Foreman sends supportive message to Rousey

Following her UFC 193 KO loss to Holly Holm this past Saturday, Ronda Rousey has been on the receiving end of much criticism from fans. Numerous high-profile MMA fighters and boxers, including Floyd Mayweather, have reached out to Rousey to offer words of support. The legendary George Foreman is the most recent boxer to join...

Nov 17, 2015 8:50 pm

Rich Franklin detained at LAX

Former UFC champion Rich ‘Ace’ Franklin had quite the interesting layover at LAX airport earlier this week. While going through immigration Franklin was detained by immigration officials and reportedly handcuffed and thrown in an isolation cell according to MMAMania. Franklin’s publicist Daphne Ortiz revealed the MMAWeekly that Franklin was not made aware of why he...

Nov 17, 2015 8:41 pm

Freddie Roach on Rousey’s boxing: ‘It was embarrassing’

Saturday night at UFC 193 Holly Holm put on a striking clinic, laying out the blueprint for how to negate Ronda Rousey’s elite level Judo and keep Rousey off her game with flawless striking and footwork. Famed boxing coach Freddie Roach spoke to Fight Hub TV to discuss Holm’s win over Rousey, as well as...

Nov 17, 2015 3:30 pm

Holm talks “satisfying” feeling of punching Rousey in the face

Saturday night in Melbourne Australia Holly Holm put on a flawless performance against Ronda Rousey in the main event of UFC 193 to claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. While there was a mutual respect between the two women until the weigh-ins, where they got into a bit of a scuffle, Holm admitted she was...


Nov 17, 2015 3:16 pm

Holly Holm sponsored by company linked to banned substances

Intel Pharma caused quite an uproar today what they congratulated Holly Holm, one of the athletes they sponsor, on winning the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. Several of the products produced by Intel Pharma are on the World Anti-Doping Agency banned substance list. While Holm’s sponsorship from the company isn’t exactly good news, her manager Lenny...

Nov 17, 2015 12:31 pm

Laila Ali takes verbal shots at Rousey

Following Ronda Rousey’s brutal KO loss to Holly Holm this past weekend at UFC 193, many fighters, fans, and celebrities took the opportunity to bash Rousey. Retired undefeated boxer Laila Ali, daughter of the great Muhammad Ali, took the opportunity to fire some verbal shots at Rousey. She spoke to TMZ: “Holly Holm is a...

Nov 17, 2015 12:04 pm

WATCH! Wanderlei Silva campaigning for all fighters to vote for Bernie Sanders

It looks like Bernie Sanders is a hit amongst some iconic players in the fight game. Ronda Rousey has gone on record to say that she is rooting for Bernie Sanders in his run for the Democratic nomination for President. Now, Wanderlei Silva is campaigning for all fighters to get behind Sanders and #FeelTheBern. Silva...

Nov 17, 2015 11:39 am

Floyd Mayweather Jr. extends offer to help Ronda Rousey with her boxing

Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s recognition of former UFC champion Ronda Rousey has taken a big shift. The two who have had a history of criticizing one another in the media, but that seems to be taking a shift in the other direction, at least from Mayweather’s end. The undefeated retired boxing superstar first defended Rousey after her...

Nov 17, 2015 10:31 am

Classy Holly Holm defends Ronda Rousey from critics

On Saturday at UFC 193, Holly Holm put a beating on Ronda Rousey en route to a brutal head kick KO that saw her claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship from Rousey. Following the win, many fans took the opportunity to praise Holm for her flawless performance while bashing Rousey for her sub-par performance. Holm...

Nov 17, 2015 10:15 am

Dana White comments on Bellator 149 Ken Shamrock vs Royce Gracie 3

UFC President took in some questions from media and fans prior to UFC 193 going down in Melbourne, Australia. One of the questions asked was about the Bellator 149 announced fight between 48-year-old Royce Gracie versus 51-year-old Ken Shamrock. White still seemed a bit baffled at just the thought of the fight and said (transcribed...

Nov 17, 2015 9:46 am

Mayweather on Rousey: ‘take into consideration that she has feelings’

Although Ronda Rousey and Floyd Mayweather Jr. have had their rocky history taking jabs at one another in the media, Mayweather took to Rousey’s defense after her loss this past weekend at UFC 193. The retired undefeated boxing icon spoke with FightHype and says all the Internet bullies and people that are making fun of...

Nov 17, 2015 9:26 am

UFC 193 medical suspensions: Rousey and Jedrzejczyk potentially out 6 months

UFC 193 proved to be a battle with fourteen of the fighters out for potentially six months. All fighters on the card received a suspension of at least seven days with no contact during training. Three of the four fighters in the title fights that took place in Melbourne, Australia are on that list. New...

Nov 17, 2015 9:06 am

WATCH! Trailer for Holly Holm’s acting debut in ‘Fight Valley’

After winning UFC gold at UFC 193 by knocking out Ronda Rousey, Holly Holm’s trailer for her acting debut in “Fight Valley” was released. Holm stars alongside female MMA stars Miesha Tate and Cris Cyborg. The description captioned on the YouTube trailer reads: “When Tory Coro is found dead in the streets of Fight Valley...

Nov 17, 2015 8:27 am

MUST SEE! Rousey back in America, hides face from cameras

Ronda Rousey is back in the United States after her devastating UFC 193 loss to Holly Holm on Saturday in Melbourne Australia. After getting off the plane alongside boyfriend Travis Browne, Rousey covered her face with a hood, her hair, and even a pillow. Check out the video above.

Nov 17, 2015 8:20 am

Holm releases statement on UFC 193 win

On Saturday Holly Holm knocked out Ronda Rousey at UFC 193 with a brutal head kick, shocking the MMA world with one of the biggest upsets in UFC history. Holm took to Instagram yesterday to thank everyone for their support. Best feeling in the world. Still trying to process and take it all in. There...

Nov 17, 2015 8:07 am

White: Rousey will “be a savage” when she gets over loss to Holm

When Holly Holm knocked out Ronda Rousey on Saturday many began to question what Rousey’s plans would be going forward after such a brutal and devastating loss. Rousey had stated before the fight that she was planning to take a break until UFC 200, however no announcement in regards to Rousey potentially being on the...

Nov 17, 2015 7:53 am

‘Cyborg’ still wants Rousey after Holm rematch: ‘I think Holm wins again’

At the UFC 193 post-fight press conference UFC President Dana White stated that Holly Holm’s KO win over Ronda Rousey certainly shook up the UFC women’s bantamweight division. In addition, a potential superfight with Cris Cyborg certainly had lost some of its hype. While Rousey has stated that despite the brutal KO loss she will...

Nov 17, 2015 7:50 am

MUST SEE! Miesha Tate’s live reaction to Rousey loss: “F**k Ronda Rousey”

Miesha Tate was watching UFC 193 with fans, who used a microphone to have Tate give her live reaction to Holly Holm’s KO win over Ronda Rousey. Tate has been on the receiving end of much of Rousey’s trash talk and anger over the course of the last few years. Recently, Rousey said that Tate’s...

Nov 17, 2015 7:43 am

WATCH! Joe Rogan disagreed with Rousey vs. Holm matchup BEFORE the fight

On Saturday, Holly Holm knocked out Ronda Rousey at UFC 193 and shocked the world. Interestingly enough, we found this hidden gem of a clip from Joe Rogan and Brendan Schaub on The Joe Rogan Experience from before the fight explaining why Rousey vs. Holm was a mismatch. In addition, someone stated that Holm’s standup...

Nov 17, 2015 7:03 am

Ronda Rousey’s ex-manager: ‘I created a monster…’

While Ronda Rousey’s KO loss to Holly Holm on Saturday night was arguably one of the most memorable moments in MMA history, for Rousey’s former manager it was extremely bittersweet. Darin Harvey was Rousey’s manager for several years, including during her rise to superstardom after joining the UFC. Rousey fired Harvey back in 2013, and...

Nov 17, 2015 7:02 am

Correia: Rousey’s coach made her believe she’s an excellent striker

At UFC 193, Ronda Rousey’s lack of a fluid striking game was exposed as Holly Holm put on a striking clinic against the champ, who was ultimately knocked out with a headkick heard round the world. Former UFC women’s bantamweight title challenger Bethe Correia believes that the end result of the fight was due to...

Nov 17, 2015 7:01 am

Albuquerque Mayor planning ‘Holly Holm Day’ following UFC 193 win

Following Holly Holm’s spectacular knockout win over Ronda Rousey at UFC 193 on Saturday, Albuquerque mayor Richard Berry revealed that he would be planning “Holly Holm Day” to celebrate Holm’s win. He spoke to USA Today about the win, as well as why he feels “Holly Holm Day” is important for Albuquerque. “What do they...

Nov 17, 2015 7:00 am

Man wins $240,000 with bet on Holly Holm weeks after winning $2.5M on the Royals

Professional gambler Dave Oancea should be calling Holly Holm “lady luck.” After Holm’s knockout win over Ronda Rousey at UFC 193 over the weekend, Oancea pocketed a hefty $240,000 after betting $20,000 on the heavy underdog before the historic fight. Oancea says in the caption of his photo that he does indeed owe Holly Holm...

Nov 17, 2015 12:38 am

Mayweather Boxing Club reacts to Ronda Rousey losing to Holly Holm

Mayweather and Rousey have constantly thrown jabs at each other, Ronda claiming that she would beat Mayweather in a real fight and even UFC president Dana White claiming Ronda would rag doll Floyd. After suffering the toughest loss of her mixed martial arts career, it seems most everyone in the world has something to say...

Nov 16, 2015 7:11 pm

Flashback: Holly Holm knocked out in boxing match

Holly Holm shocked the world when she knocked out one of the most dominant UFC champions in Ronda Rousey at UFC 193. For the past 2 days the world has exploded with videos and images of the brutal knock out. But things were not always so nice for the newly crowned UFC champion. In this...