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Oct 29, 2015 7:24 pm

REPLAY! ‘UFC 193: Rousey vs. Holm’ media conference call

On Thursday the UFC held their ‘UFC 193: Rousey vs. Holm’ media conference call. On hand to field questions were Ronda Rousey, Holly Holm, Joanna Jędrzejczyk, and Valerie Letourneau. You can listen to the media conference call above, and see the extended trailer for the card by clicking THIS LINK.

Oct 29, 2015 12:39 pm

USADA tests 45 fighters in latest batch including Belfort, Rousey, Cormier and Weidman

In the latest and most extensive batch of drug testing by U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, 45 athletes were tested. Notable fighters tested include UFC Fight Night 77 headliner Dan Henderson, who was tested four times, and his opponent, Vitor Belfort, was tested twice.   UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and her UFC 193 opponent, Holly Holm as well as UFC...

Oct 29, 2015 9:04 am

Rousey motivated by pain of Olympic bronze medal

While many look at Ronda Rousey’s Olympic bronze medal as an incredible accomplishment, the undefeated UFC women’s bantamweight champion looks at it as a source of motivation every time she steps into the Octagon. She spoke about her Olympic medal during the UFC 193 media day scrum at Glendale Fight Club. “I still get (motivation)...

Oct 28, 2015 9:59 am

Rousey’s coach doesn’t care about criticism from Rousey’s mother

Ronda Rousey’s mom, Dr. Ann Maria, recently had some very harsh things to say in regards to her daughter’s head coach Edmond Tarverdyan. She stated that “she’s around some people that I think are really bad for her… People who do not have her best interests at heart” after stating that Edmond is a “terrible...

Oct 28, 2015 8:53 am

Rousey: Holm will ‘enjoy her life a lot more if she loses’

The life of a champion isn’t an easy one. After losing his UFC middleweight champion to Chris Weidman, Anderson Silva infamously said that he was tired of all the pressure that had been on his shoulders over the years. Ahead of her UFC 193 fight against Holly Holm, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey stated...

Oct 27, 2015 10:17 pm

Rousey on Diaz suspension: Diaz got life sentence for ‘parking tickets’

During today’s UFC 193 pre-fight news conference Ronda Rousey fielded questions from reporters about things from her upcoming UFC 193 fight against Holly Holm to Nick Diaz’s suspension. When asked about Diaz’s 5 year suspension Rousey compared it to going to jail for parking tickets. “You know what it reminds me of? It reminds me...

Oct 27, 2015 7:16 am

Rousey lands Ring Magazine Cover: ‘She’s conquered MMA, is boxing next?’

Recently, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey landed a spot on the cover of ‘Ring’ magazine, which is a boxing magazine. While UFC fans were impressed by Rousey gracing the cover of the famed boxing magazine, boxing fans were split down the middle. Some said that it was wrong of the magazine to feature a...

Oct 26, 2015 9:40 am

TRICK OR TREAT! UFC releases new “UFC 193: Rousey vs. Holm” trailer

Ronda Rousey is getting ready to defend her UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship against Holly Holm at UFC 193 and with Halloween fast approaching, fans of all ages are dressing up like their favorite fighters! Whether it’s a grown man in Ireland dressing up like Conor McGregor or a young woman mimicking Ronda Rousey, the Ultimate...

Oct 25, 2015 11:51 am

Zingano weighs in on Rousey/Holm: ‘Holm has super-heavy hands’

Cat Zingano has been sitting on the sidelines since her last appearance in the octagon when she lost to Ronda Rousey in just fourteen seconds at “UFC 184”. Zingano didn’t have the opportunity to stand and bang with the champion like she wanted to, but she felt the force and pressure she can bring to...

Oct 24, 2015 8:06 am

Cyborg discusses drop to 140 pounds, fight with Rousey

Cris Cyborg is currently in the process of cutting down to 140 pounds for a catchweight fight under the Invicta FC banner in hopes of getting an eventual fight with Ronda Rousey at 135 pounds in the UFC. Cyborg posted a photo to her Instagram recently showing off her progress on her way down to...

Oct 21, 2015 9:00 pm

Rousey discusses future in film industry ahead of UFC 193

Ronda Rousey is currently gearing up for her highly anticipated title defense against Holly Holm at UFC 193 next month at Australia’s Etihad stadium. Ahead of the fight, BJPenn.com’s very own LayzieTheSavage spoke to Rousey about her work in the film industry, her roles in upcoming movies, and her hopes for the future within the...

Oct 20, 2015 10:13 pm

Rousey life and fight: Week 3 champions training for Holly Holm

Ronda Rousey, the UFC bantamweight champion is training for the biggest fight of her life. J. Flo Video Productions was there to capture footage of history in the making. Check out the champion’s training regiment in her third week of fight camp, still sporting a black eye. Champion Ronda Rousey faces Holly Holm at UFC 193 on...

Oct 20, 2015 9:28 am

Rousey doesn’t take crap, shuts down journalist asking about her pay

Recently during an appearance on the Ellen DeGeneres show, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey stated that she was the highest paid fighter on the UFC roster. Her comments garnered a lot of media attention, especially given that UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor claims he is the highest paid fighter on the UFC roster....

Oct 16, 2015 2:13 pm

Gennady Golovkin says Rousey is the best female athlete in the world

Undefeated boxing champion Gennady Golovkin is a big fan of UFC champion Ronda Rousey. The star boxer told MMAJunkie that Rousey deserves all the praise she receives as she is simply the best female athlete in the world. “I know her; we’ve been training maybe two, three times together in boxing gym,” Golovkin stated. “She...

Oct 15, 2015 12:28 pm

Ronda’s Mom Breaks Her Silence, Explains Controversial Coach Bashing

Earlier this week, Judo World Champion Dr. AnnMaria De Mars, better known as Ronda Rousey’s mother, spoke up about an issue that’s obviously been bothering her for years. Ronda’s coach, Edmond Tarverdyan. She made headlines for all the wrong reasons, bashing the coach, not only stating he’s a terrible person/coach, but that she would love...

Oct 15, 2015 7:28 am

Ronda’s Mom Continues — ‘I’d run over her coach with my car if I could’

My goodness, Ronda Rousey’s mom really isn’t a big fan of her coach, Edmond Tarverdyan, is she? In a very short clip from a recent interview, Dr. Ann Maria De Mars explained that she doesn’t like Tarverdyan and that he’s a ‘bad person and terrible coach’. Well, she took things even further, in a different...

Oct 14, 2015 10:36 am

Ronda’s Next Fight Is In Australia, And They’re Calling Here A Non-Athlete Barbarian

Well here’s an interesting move by one of the biggest newspapers in Australia. As you probably know, UFC 193 is set to take place in Melbourne, Australia on Nov. 14. Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will headline that event, taking on undefeated challenger Holly Holm. Yesterday a piece written by Rousey, for the Herald Sun, a...

Oct 14, 2015 7:50 am

Rousey’s Mom Responds To Twitter Troll –– ‘Edmond’s Done Nothing’

Ronda Rousey’s mom, Dr. De Mars, surprised many when she did an interview and completely went off on Edmond Tarverdyan, Ronda’s head coach, calling him a bad person and a terrible coach. From the sounds of things, this is something she’s been thinking for a while and just now getting it off her chest and...

Oct 14, 2015 6:59 am

Ronda’s Mom: ‘Edmond is a terrible coach who hit the lotto with my daughter’

In a surprising interview UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey’s mom talks about about her daughter’s head coach Edmond Tarverdyan and gives her honest opinion of him. And by honest we mean she rips into him, calling him a bad person and a terrible coach. In the interview she explains how Rousey was a top athlete...