After successive knockout losses, should we view Ronda Rousey differently? Could she be labeled a pretender, or was she still a worthy champion?
Plenty love to see successful people fall. But despite succumbing to another defeat, Ronda Rousey has nothing to be embarrassed about. She’s done plenty.
UFC 207 capped off an excellent year of MMA action. With Garbrandt and Nunes stealing the show, we look back at the event’s winners and losers.
Yes, Ronda Rousey lost again. And yes, she looked entirely out of sorts once again. But guess what? That doesn’t diminish her legacy one bit.
March 24, 2007—Dominick Cruz debuts. But just as his legacy begins to stand on its own, his knee falls apart. At 207, he has a chance to cement said legacy.
Win, lose or draw Friday night, too many people seem to forget how important Ronda Rousey has been to MMA in such a short time.
Normally all eyes are on the champion. This hasn’t been the case for Amanda Nunes heading into UFC 207, but this champ should not be overlooked.
What happens when your aura of invincibility is cracked? We saw it with Sonny Liston and Mike Tyson. Now, we’ll get to see how Ronda Rousey responds.