Tag - Ronda Rousey

Dana White says he will not agree to Rousey wrestling in WWE

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John Pollock of The Fight Network conducted an interview with UFC President Dana White for UFC 186 and touched the idea of Ronda Rousey wrestling for WWE after her successful WrestleMania 31 appearance. Pollock asked White if Rousey came to him to wrestle a match, is he willing, will he be open to let her do it? “What she did at WrestleMania was...

Ronda Rousey says WWE return is in her future plans

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Ronda Rousey cannot see her future without WWE and is determined to go back no matter what. Appearing on Roddy Piper’s podcast, Rousey said that she has never experienced anything like what she felt at WrestleMania 31 a few weeks ago as she stood in the ring with The Rock, Triple H, and Stephanie McMahon. “I had a problem when I left,”...

Ronda Rousey answers WM-related questions during Twitter Q&A

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UFC Bantamweight women’s champion Ronda Rousey did a Twitter Q&A with her fans to promote the Fast & Furious 7 movie and answered a couple of WrestleMania-related questions. When asked how awesome it was to be in the ring with The Rock, Triple H, and Stephanie McMahon, Rousey said it was like being asked to pinch hit in the World Series...

Rousey’s agent says no other WWE dates in her future for now

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Ronda Rousey’s agent Brad Slater told Ariel Helwani on UFC Tonight that the UFC Women’s Bantamweight champion has no other dates with WWE planned, at least for now. Slater said with certainty that for this year there is nothing planned and there is no guarantee of anything beyond what happened at WrestleMania 31 with The Rock, Triple H, and...

Ronda Rousey: “We’re just gettin’ started”

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It seems that the partnership between WWE and Ronda Rousey will go past last night’s epic WrestleMania moment. “The night: Historic. The moment: Electric. The Rock, Ronda & the WWE Universe: Magic,” Rousey tweeted today. And perhaps the most important comment that will send WWE fans in frenzy came right after that. “We’re just...

The Rock and Ronda Rousey create special WrestleMania moment

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There were plenty of WrestleMania moments during the show yesterday but perhaps the most memorable one was when UFC Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey decided to tag team with The Rock and stick it to The Authority. The Rock dropped hints all week long that he might show up at WrestleMania and when Stephanie McMahon and Triple H were boasting...

UFC’s Ronda Rousey gets physical at indy wrestling event

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UFC Women’s champion Ronda Rousey got physical at a live event for Pro Wrestling Guerrilla in Resada, California, yesterday night. Rousey, who attended the event with fellow UFC fighter and wrestling fan Shayna Baszler, sat in front row for the show and the champ got her hands dirty in the opening match. The first match saw Biff Busick taking on...

Ronda Rousey talks about the possibility of working with WWE

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Prior to beating her challenger, Alexis Davis, in sixteen seconds last night, UFC champion “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey spoke about maybe one day appearing at a WWE event. Speaking to Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting.com, Rousey said that if the opportunity comes to be a “guest host or whatever,” it would be pretty cool and she’d be up to it...

The Ultimate Fighter 18 to feature men and women bantamweights

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Between the preliminary card and main card for UFC 158 last night Dana White announced that TUF 18 will feature both men and women. Both sexes will be fighting at the bantamweight limit of 135 pounds. Also the men and women will be training together and living in the same house on the upcoming season. One of the two coaches will be current...

The Dragon is on deck and Rousey takes home another arm

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The PPV portion of UFC 157 started off with a bang as Josh Koscheck rushed the center of the cage and quickly got the power double leg on Ruthless Robbie Lawler. Lawler was a long time training partner with UFC hall of famer Matt Hughes who was one of the best wrestlers in the history of the sport. Lawler stayed calm and utilized the butterfly...

UFC 157 Rousey vs Carmouche preliminary card recap

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UFC returned to Anaheim, CA tonight to play home to the first ever Women’s championship fight and main event in the organization. The card started out with a spectacular showing from two welterweights making their UFC debuts. Yuri Villefort took on Nah-Shon Burrell in the first Facebook fight. They came out looking to mix it up from the get...

UFC 157: Rousey vs Carmouche weigh-ins

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Well it is official the Women’s Bantamweight championship will be on the line tomorrow night as both ladies came in under the 135lbs weight limit. Ronda Rousey will defend her belt for the first time in the UFC against the United States Marine veteran Liz Carmouche. In the co-main event UFC’s number 2 Light Heavyweight Dan Henderson...

Watch the third part of UFC Primetime: Rousey vs Carmouche

Ronda Rousey

The third and final part of the UFC Primetime: Rousey vs Carmouche show aired yesterday and is now available online as well. The two females will be making history with the first female fight in the UFC and if the pressure wasn’t big enough, they will be headlining the UFC 157 pay-per-view too. You can watch the third part of Primetime below.

UFC Primetime: Rousey vs Carmouche debuts tonight

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Las Vegas – UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and challenger Liz Carmouche are set to make history on Saturday, Feb. 23 when they become the first women to compete in the UFC’s hallowed Octagon®. Tonight, fans get an all-access pass inside their training camps before the historic championship bout, as episode one of UFC...

Ronda Rousey to headline UFC 157, presented with UFC title

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Dana White officially announced Ronda Rousey as the first ever UFC women’s champion during the UFC on FOX 5 press conference and immediately put her in the main event of an upcoming show. Rousey will headline UFC 157, the February 23 show in Anaheim, California, against Liz Carmouche with the title on the line. White also announced that the...