Two-time Olympic Gold Medalist Kayla Harrison explains how she had enough of being disrespected by USA Judo and provides a scathing speech to USA Judo and its attendees at a fundraising dinner on the weekend of the National Judo Championships. Kayla Harrison – Olympic & World Champion said, “Judo, I love you but I’m breaking … Read more
The odds were largely in favor of UFC women’s bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey at UFC 175, but there were those who thought Alexis Davis would at least put up a good fight against the “Rowdy” one. I was not one of those people. I predicted a quick first round destruction of Davis during our UFC … Read more
Happy New Year! I was able to finally lock down Ronda Rousey’s 2004 Olympic Teammate and fellow Pro MMA Now Staff Writer Dr. Rhadi Ferguson to ask him some questions about Ronda Rousey and here’s what he had to say. Jack Bratcher: Dr. Ferguson, what is your assessment of Ronda’s last fight with Miesha Tate? … Read more
UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live Monday night to discuss her upcoming rematch with opposing Ultimate Fighter 18 coach Miesha Tate. The Olympic judo medalist-turned MMA fighter-turned actress also dished on what Thanksgiving dinner is like at her house, the influence her mother has had on her when it comes to fighting (and armbars), and she recounts her epic movie theater brawl against men that most diehard Rousey fans are already familiar with.
Ronda Rousey has been named No. 29 on Maxim magazine’s “Hot 100” list of the 100 sexiest women in the world. Personally, I would have her at least top 10, if not top 5, but I’m admittedly a bit biased since I’ve been studying her every move since she was dishing out doctor’s visits and arm slings at Tuff-N-Uff.
UFC women’s bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey made an appearance on The Jeff Probst Show earlier this week where she discussed her judo and MMA background and demonstrated her signature armbar for the audience. This is just one more example of how the Rowdy one is crossing over into the main stream and introducing the world of MMA to a whole new demographic.