UFC President Dana White recently stated in an interview that UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is the biggest star the UFC has ever had and that she already has “Rock Star” status. However, that statement will certainly be put to the test on Saturday as Rousey headlines UFC 170 against a relatively unknown fighter (Sara McMann) and a less than stellar under card.
The UFC 157 main event will be history in the making when UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey takes on Liz Carmouche in the first ever women’s MMA match in the UFC. The fight has been well publicized and it’ll be interesting to see the response on Saturday night. We’ve seen women create an electricity in the air just the men when it comes to big women MMA fights. However, will that electricity be amplified on Saturday night?
by: Jack Bratcher It’s always very interesting to hear from the referees after controversial fights to find out why they made the calls that they did. Questions, conspiracy theories, and even some disgust seemed to abound after EliteXC’s Saturday Night Fights on CBS. So what better person to talk to than the referee who was … Read more