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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...

Nov 16, 2015 2:03 pm

Anderson Silva gives Ronda Rousey words of encouragement after rough loss

Ronda Rousey was riding a wave of momentum very few fighters ever get the opportunity to when walking into a championship fight at “UFC 193”. She had torn through every single opponent UFC President Dana White and matchmaker Joe Silva put in front of her and she crossed over into main-stream superstardom because of it....

Nov 16, 2015 1:26 pm

Jon Jones: ‘Holly Holm is already the GOAT of women’s combat sports’

Over the weekend, Holly Holm made history and became the first athlete to ever hold a world boxing title as well as an MMA title. Holm claimed the UFC women’s bantamweight title from Ronda Rousey, who until their meeting was one of the most dominant champions the UFC has ever seen. Holm won in devastating fashion...

Nov 16, 2015 12:42 pm

George Foreman says Ronda Rousey will be back

It says a lot when you have a world champion heavyweight boxer in Mike Tyson supporting you when you just lost a world title fight. When you have two of them doing that, what more can you do but pick yourself up from the loss and get back to your winning ways. This is exactly...

Nov 16, 2015 11:30 am

Conor McGregor predicts first round knockout over Jose Aldo

Conor McGregor has had a history of predictions in his scheduled fights coming to fruition. From his claim to taking out Dustin Poirier in the first round in their bout, to Jose Aldo pulling out of the scheduled UFC 189 fight. McGregor seems to have a crystal ball that is working, and he is predicting...

Nov 16, 2015 11:02 am

Mike Tyson shows full support of Ronda Rousey

Fans and celebrities have gone on to congratulate Holly Holm on her historic victory to take the UFC women’s bantamweight championship from Ronda Rousey. Former world heavyweight championship boxer Mike Tyson, who has kept busy with shows and appearances following his retirement from the ring has been an avid fan of MMA and revealed who...

Nov 16, 2015 10:20 am

Lady Gaga rips on Ronda Rousey after KO loss to Holly Holm

Being one of the biggest stars in the UFC has its peaks and valleys. Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is learning that immediately after her first MMA career loss to Holly Holm over the weekend. Pop superstar-turned American Horror Story actress Lady Gaga made it a point to throw some humility at the...

Nov 16, 2015 10:07 am

Confirmed: Joanna Jedrzejczyk has broken hand, needs surgery

Joanna Jedrzejczyk escaped the octagon with the UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship secured around her waist, but it wasn’t without paying a price. Fans expected the champion to waltz through eighth-ranked Valerie Letourneau based on her past performances and the odds, but styles make matchups! Letourneau brought the champion to her limit and while she did...

Nov 16, 2015 9:51 am

Nick Jonas and Shane Victorino congratulate Holly Holm with shattering KO on Ronda Rousey

Celebrities from all directions were tuned in to the UFC 193 fight between Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm. Pop music star Nick Jonas and MLB World Series champion Shane Victorino expressed their congratulations on Twitter to the new UFC women’s champion Holly Holm after knocking out Ronda Rousey. While Holm was congratulated with the decisive...

Nov 16, 2015 9:21 am

Donald Trump is happy Ronda Rousey lost: she is ‘not a nice person’

With all the chaos happening in the world with the attacks in Beirut and Paris, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump was able to get some shots in on of his own. It looks like the real estate mogul who has his name in the hat for president caught the Ronda Rousey versus Holly Holm fight and...

Nov 16, 2015 9:00 am

‘UFC Fight Night 78’ card finalized with twelve fights

The UFC returns this weekend as the dust from Rousey versus Holm begins to settle from UFC 193. “UFC Fight Night 78 – Magny vs. Gastelum” takes place in the Monterrey Arena in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico on Nov. 21 for the finale of “The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America 2.” The main event features a...

Nov 16, 2015 7:44 am

Ronda Rousey releases first public statement since devastating KO loss to Holly Holm

This past weekends UFC 193 main event fight between Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm sent shockwaves around the world. Holm and Rousey were trending on the Internet after the undefeated Holm delivered a devastating knock out finish of Rousey to take the UFC women’s bantamweight championship belt. Rousey released her first statement via Instagram since...