Ronda Rousey’s Trainer Slams MMA Coaches

Ronda Rousey’s Trainer Slams MMA Coaches Edmond Tarverdyan, Ronda Rousey’s beleaguered coach, has made headlines after going on the MMA Hour and stating that he still would like Rousey to get into the ring with Cris Justino, also known as Cyborg. His obtuse opinion suggests that he doesn’t give two figs about Rousey’s well-being, and … Read more

Travis Browne ditches Coach Edmond for this weekend’s UFC main event

No coach in the history of MMA has gotten more of an online beating than Ronda Rousey’s infamous coach Edmond Tarverdyan. MMA fans and fighters alike have criticized Tarverdyan for his coaching style and for the perceived lack of improvement seen in Rousey’s last two outings. Former heavyweight title contender and main squeeze of Rousey, … Read more

Tristar’s Coach Firas Zahabi gives Nunes vs. Rousey post-fight analysis

Renowned Tristar head coach Firas Zahabi gives his thoughts on Edmond Tarverdyan and his coaching of Ronda Rousey, as well as how she has performed in some of her most notable past fights and what led to her first-round knockout loss to Amanda Nunes at UFC 207. In contrast to most of the Internet, Firas … Read more

Ronda Rousey on comeback trail in new beach workout video

Coach Edmond Tarverdyan has former UFC women’s bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey working out on the beach with some of his other pupils. Since Rousey lost her title to Holly Holm late last year, her nemesis Miesha Tate has claimed the throne. Tate has a date with Amanda Nunes in July and Rousey will likely get … Read more

Ronda Rousey coach Edmond Tarverdyan explains what went wrong against Holly Holm

MMA fans thought Ronda Rousey got exposed when she went up against former boxing champion Holly Holm at UFC 193. Holm battered the Olympian in round one and finished her off in round two with that head kick knockout heard round the world. Now Ronda’s head coach Edmond Tarverdyan is speaking out about what went … Read more

An ’embarrassed’ Ronda Rousey reveals she was ‘out on her feet from the very beginning’ against Holly Holm

In a new and excellent ESPN interview with Ronda Rousey, the woman who helped usher in women’s MMA to the UFC talks about what went wrong against Holly Holm at UFC 193 last month and what led to the devastating head kick knockout and her first loss in mixed martial arts. “I got hit in that … Read more

This ‘thank you Edmond’ tribute to Ronda Rousey’s coach is epic *VIDEO*

Now is as good a time as any to talk about Coach Edmond Tarverdyan I suppose.  The Glendale Fighting Club boxing coach helped guide Ronda Rousey to six UFC world title defenses before getting derailed by former boxing champion Holly Holm at UFC 193 over the weekend. A terrible strategy in the first round that … Read more

Coach Edmond Tarverdyan talks betting on fights and life after Ronda Rousey retires

In lieu of his star pupil fighting this Saturday in the UFC 193 headliner in Melbourne, Submission Radio caught up with Coach Edmond Tarverdyan this week. There was no talk about those reports of bankruptcy despite coaching the UFC’s wealthiest athlete. But Tarverdyan did talk about he and his team betting large money ($100,000 – $200,000) on … Read more

Ronda Rousey’s coach refuses to talk negative about her mom

women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and her coach Edmond Tarverdyan spoke with media today during a media session at the Glendale Fighting Club where Rousey trains. The biggest topic of the day was Rousey and her coach refusing to talk about the negative comments her mom AnnMaria De Mars said regarding her coach a couple of weeks … Read more

EXCLUSIVE: Rousey’s Mom explains comments regarding daughter’s head coach

There’s been a lot made about the comments of Dr. AnnMaria De Mars regarding her daughter Ronda Rousey’s head coach Edmond Tarverdyan of Glendale Fighting Club in Glendale, Calif. Rousey’s mom has labeled him as a “bad person” a “worthless human being” and has warned people not to train at his gym. She even said she’d … Read more