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Ronda Rousey on point with recent talk of early retirement

Ronda ROusey

Between last month’s title defense against Brazilian Bethe Correia, a cameo in the recently released ”Entourage” movie, and her endless war of words with boxing’s Floyd Mayweather Jr., UFC queenpin Ronda Rousey has become one of the world’s most popular athletes over the summer. But rather than another round of ego-driven insults between Rowdy Ronda and Mr. Moneybags, or more ...

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Max Holloway hoping to shine at UFC Fight Night 74

UFC Fight Night 74

Following a short break, the UFC returns on Sunday night with UFC Fight Night 74 featuring a featherweight headliner between Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Currently listed as the UFC’s fifth-ranked featherweight contender, Holloway notched his sixth consecutive victory with a very impressive submission-win over Cub Swanson that earned ”Performance Of The Night” honors in his most ...

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Holy Holm represents Ronda Rousey’s last challenge within the UFC

Ronda Rousey

The past few weeks have been marked by a constant flow of new fight announcements as the UFC sets what’s left of the year’s schedule and plans for early 2016, and on Friday morning women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey revealed the identity of her next challenge during an appearance on ”Good Morning America”. Set for UFC 195 at the MGM ...

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Weidman-Rockhold added to UFC 194

Chris Weidman

With the UFC on a rare break and without another event until August 23rd, Dana White and head match-maker Joe Silva have spent the week filling out the promotion’s schedule for the final few months of 2015. And following several noteworthy announcements, the month of December is shaping up to be one of the year’s best. On Thursday, the UFC ...

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Doubt will follow Jose Aldo into meeting with Conor McGregor

Jason da Silva-USA TODAY Sports

Barely six weeks after a rib injury suffered by Jose Aldo forced the reigning featherweight champ to withdraw from his meeting with Conor McGregor at UFC 189 and caused the UFC to lose millions in marketing, the sport’s leading promotion has rescheduled the 145-pound headliner for UFC 194 on December 12th in Las Vegas. Contrary to last week’s rumors involving ...

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All talk, no progress marks latest chapter of Rousey-Cyborg saga

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In the short time that’s passed since Ronda Rousey’s 34-second destruction of Bethe Correia at UFC 190 on August 1st, a possible meeting between the sport’s undisputed queen and longtime legend Cris ”Cyborg” Justino has once again become one of the biggest stories in MMA. Of course, any half-knowledgeable fan of the sport wasn’t surprised when talk of the elusive ...

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Trio of welterweight headliners highlight UFC’s fall slate

Pat Lovell-USA TODAY Sports

Fall has become the focus now that the UFC’s summer blockbusters featuring Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey are in the books, and the sport’s leading promotion announced three welterweight bouts this past week that are guaranteed to have a significant impact on the entire division in the months ahead. At UFC 192 on October 3rd in Houston, former welterweight champion ...

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Lack of challengers will cool Ronda Rousey’s career

Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

Following nearly a year of threat-filled promises and an endless stream of trash talk, Ronda Rousey dealt Bethe Correia a painful dose of reality in the main event of Saturday’s UFC 190 to earn a 34 second, knockout-victory over the Brazilian and retain her women’s bantamweight title. In what was arguably the most impressive performance of her flawless career, Rousey ...

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Watch: Ronda Rousey knocks out Bethe Correia in 34 seconds

ufc 190

Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey needed just 34 seconds to knockout Bethe Correia Saturday night at UFC 190. Rousey came out throwing wild haymakers, missing more than she landed, but a punch to Correia’s left ear followed by a left cross was enough to finish the the fight. Rousey spoke about the victory after the fight. She also appeared at the UFC 190 post-fight press ...

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Will Bethe Correia really be Ronda Rousey’s toughest test to date?

Rousey and Correia

The UFC has returned to Rio de Janeiro for Saturday’s UFC 190, and as expected, the world of MMA has been buzzing ahead of Ronda Rousey’s main event match-up against undefeated Brazilian Bethe Correia for the women’s bantamweight title. All week, Rousey-related articles and videos promising an inside look at the life of a superstar have plastered MMA sites, and ...

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