Archive: Ronda Rousey

Aug 14, 2014 5:12 pm

Cyborg Says No Bellator – Fixed On 135 And Ronda Rousey

With news that Bellator boss Scott Coker has re-opened Bellator’s female featherweight division, many point to his former Strikeforce champ Chris Cyborg as a viable prospect for their ranks. However, it doesn’t appear as if the Invicta champ is interested in letting Rousey off easy. In a recent report from, they’re reporting that Chris...

Aug 14, 2014 11:23 am

Olympic Medalist McMann Gives Holm, Carano, Cyborg No Chance Against Rousey

“Carano and Holm, predominantly have stand up backgrounds. You’re in a cage, she’s going to get your hands on you, and I just don’t think that they have the takedown and throw defense they would need to stop her from going to the ground.” “When it goes to the ground, their strongest areas are gone....

Aug 14, 2014 8:24 am

Jon Jones: ‘I’m just fake’

UFC Champion Jon ‘Bones’ Jones is taking in his new persona of realness and spreading it throughout the world. If you didn’t catch his drift in the video above, try this one. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Aug 14, 2014 8:16 am

UFC Champ Ronda Rousey Gets Fanned By Fans

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey was recently caught enjoying the perks of ‘Super-Stardum’ while over at the Sports Nation Studio’s talking Expendables 3. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Aug 13, 2014 8:23 pm

Ronda Rousey Ready To Fight Cyborg Right Here, Right Now!

“I’m down to fight her at any moment. If she walked in here right now I’d push kick her with a heel if that’s what really needed to go down. It’s all up to Dana [White], it’s all up to UFC and it’s all up to her.” Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Aug 13, 2014 7:12 pm

Jon Jones Issues Apology To Fight Fans For UFC 178 Removal

I’d like to apologize to all the fans who were excited for UFC 178. Earlier this week, I suffered an injury while training for the fight. I’m having surgery tomorrow and I’m focused on recovering as quickly as possible. I look forward to getting back in the gym and defending my title on Jan. 3...

Aug 13, 2014 11:40 am

Ronda Rousey Compares Herself To Mike Tyson, White Agrees

“I can’t do anything right for some people. I train harder than all these girls. I’ve worked to be the best in the world. People still find something wrong with it. It’s not because I have no competition. The competition out there is amazing. “It’s that I plan for every fight so precisely. … So...

Aug 13, 2014 7:52 am

.gif | Ronda Rousey Throws BJ Penn While Training

People tend to doubt Ronda Rousey’s skills despite her Olympic bronze medal, and her flawless professional MMA record. However in the .gif below we can see Ronda using her Judo skills to land a throw on our very own BJ Penn. Check it out: Clip taken from Nick “The Tooth’s” Fightland feature. (Find that HERE)...

Aug 13, 2014 7:49 am

Rousey Defends BFF After first Career Defeat

Over the weekend, one of MMA’s most highly touted prospects, Marina Shafir suffered a crushing 37-KO loss. (Replay HERE) 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. Check it:...

Aug 13, 2014 5:07 am

PHOTO | Ronda Rousey Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has accepted Dana White’s challenge to complete the ice bucket challenge and dump a bucket of ice water over herself to bring awareness to ALS. Below is a picture Rousey posted on her official Instagram of her accepting the challenge. Challenge accepted Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Aug 13, 2014 5:05 am

Sara McMann Calls For Rousey Rematch

Sara McMann may have lost to Ronda Rousey at UFC 170 earlier this year, but that doesn’t mean that McMann is accepting that Rousey is the better fighter. She’s campaigning for a rematch with Rousey regardless of the rankings. Her words: “I’m chomping at the bit to fight her again,” McMann told FOX Sports. “I...

Aug 12, 2014 7:05 pm

Dana White Accepts The Ice Bucket Challenge

UFC President Dana White accepted the ice bucket challenge for ALS from Scott O’Neil and has passed it on to Ronda Rousey, Shaquille Oneal, and Lorenzo Fertitta. Check it out: Thanks Scott O’Neil for nominating me for the #IceBucketChallenge to raise awareness for ALS. I’m nominating @shaq, @rondarousey and @lorenzofertitta. U have 24 hrs!!! Share...

Aug 11, 2014 7:57 am

Ronda Rousey Rehabbing Injured Knee

UFC women’s bantamweight champion had to undergo some maintenance on her knee after her dominant 16-second win over Alexis Davis at UFC 175 last month. This weekend Layziethesavage brought fans an inside look at the champ’s recovery process via his Instagram. Check it out: @RondaRousey’s #roadtorecovery as she works through physical therapy with @sports_rehab_doc Share...

Aug 10, 2014 1:58 pm

Jon Jones Says Yes To A Superfight Against Chris Weidman

“Oh, man, I think that would be awesome. I would absolutely jump at the opportunity to have a super fight with Chris Weidman. I respect him a lot as a person and as a champion, and I think that that fight would make great sales — absolutely.” In a recent interview with, UFC light-heavyweight...

Aug 9, 2014 7:23 am

Rousey & Weidman Lead PPV Success For The UFC

  When it comes to PPV buy rates we never really get disclosed true and accurate figures. However the one reliable and lone source for UFC pay-per-view figures has and always will be, Mr. Dave Meltzer. When people talk of buys, stating this PPV did this amount and this one did that, it is all...

Aug 7, 2014 7:16 am

Rousey: Gina Carano My Toughest Fight To Date

“My coach said from the start that Gina is the worst style matchup for me. I’m not just saying that. I don’t have to worry about fighters outmuscling or overwhelming me or catching me on the mat. The only thing I have to worry about is the one-punch knockout. And out of all of the...

Aug 7, 2014 6:36 am

Heyman: ‘The UFC has the world’s biggest PPV star in Ronda Rousey’

“I think the UFC has the biggest draw in PPV at the moment: Ronda Rousey. Rousey brings a lot of things to the table that Mayweather does not. She is new to the general media. She is very sponsorable. Floyd Mayweather is not very sponsorable. He is always in trouble with the law. He is...

Aug 7, 2014 6:33 am

Rousey’s Goal Is To Become The World’s Highest Grossing Actor

Olympic medalist, UFC Champion, World’s biggest movie star? If you’re Ronda Rousey the sky is the limit. The UFC champ recently told ESPN The Magazine of her newest goal: “I didn’t grow up wanting to be an action star. I just didn’t think it was in the cards. Now that it’s a possibility, I’m like,...

Aug 5, 2014 8:27 am

Couture Thinks Matchup Between Rousey And Carano Is “Silly”

When UFC President Dana White said he was bringing back Gina Carano and wanted her to fight Ronda Rousey immediately for the title, there was an imaginary line immediately drawn in the sand. Those that wanted to see the fight given Carano’s legendary status, and those that thought the fight was pointless given Carano’s time...

Aug 4, 2014 10:40 am

UFC 175 Like You’ve Never Seen It Before

On the UFC’s 4th of July card, at UFC 175, we saw Ronda Rousey retain her bantamweight title over Alexis Davis, and Chris Weidman retain his middleweight strap against Lyoto Machida. In case you missed the action you can rewatch it here in a very cinematic video. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Aug 1, 2014 6:16 pm

Cole Miller Trains Judo While Reppin Ronda Rousey

Top UFC featherweight Cole Miller has no problem working Judo drills over at American Top Team while rocking his fresh Ronda Rousey Tee. The Caption Reads, “Just got through practicing some judo footwork drills. I had to get into the judo theme with my @Fightchix Ronda Rousey shirt.” Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit