Unsurprisingly, this news drove the combat sports community into an absolute frenzy. Here’s how people on social media reacted to this huge news:
— Daniel Cormier (@dc_mma) January 29, 2018
She has arrived https://t.co/q4MfX7cTfr
— UFC (@ufc) January 29, 2018
Everyone’s eyes are on #WrestleMania 34…
— WWE (@WWE) January 29, 2018
— Dave Sholler (@DaveSholler) January 29, 2018
The @WWE Women’s division is where EVERY woman in sports and entertainment wants to be. Congratulations to every woman in the #RoyalRumble Match and @WWEAsuka for her victory. And as for @RondaRousey…. #ToBeTheWoman
— Charlotte Flair (@MsCharlotteWWE) January 29, 2018
The jacket Ronda Rousey is wearing at the @WWE Royal Rumble was Rowdy Roddy Piper’s jacket. His son gave it to her beforehand.
— Ramona Shelburne (@ramonashelburne) January 29, 2018
— Todd Grisham (@GrishamMMA) January 29, 2018
— Mike Jackson, Esq. (@TheTruthJackson) January 29, 2018
Ronda to the @WWE is a natural move. Wish her well.
— Sean O’Connell (@realOCsports) January 29, 2018
Are you excited to watch the next phase of Ronda Rousey’s career as a pro wrestler? Join the conversation in the comments section.
This article first appeared on BJPenn.com on 1/28/2018.