~ UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship ~ This is a historic event for the UFC. This card is headlined by two women, not only fighting for the first Women’s championship in the sport, but even more remarkably, the first female fight in the biggest MMA promotion on the planet. Ronda Rousey will square off against Liz Carmouche this Saturday night at UFC 157. The rest of the main card is stacked with
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Ronda Rousey will defend her freshly minted UFC championship belt against Liz Carmouche on February 23rd at UFC 157. Most of us believe Rousey will finish Carmouche, many feel this one shouldn’t be a main event fight, and even more are confused by women’s involvement in the UFC or even MMA to begin with. What’s important to take away from all of the controversy is that this fight matters, and
The UFC will debut it’s woman’s bantamweight division with two bad-ass woman headlining the PPV. UFC 157: Rousey vs. Carmouche takes place at Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif., on Feb. 23. The main event is the first women’s fight in UFC history. “The Arm Collector” herself is the most marketable woman in mma today, but another woman fighter might have something to say about that, and would love to play
Dana White made it very clear a couple of years ago that women would never fight inside the UFC octagon. Not only did Dana make a division for the women of mma, but he brought in Ronda Rousey, made her the first women’s champ without fighting once, and now put her into the main event in her UFC debut. UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will defend her title against
This fight is definitely as easy as it will get for Ronda Rousey if Cris ‘Cyborg’ or Sarah McMann are going to step in to the Octagon anytime soon. Yet Liz ‘Girl-Rilla’ Carmouche is no slouch in her own right since she is on a two fight win streak against Ashleigh Curry and a dangerous striker in Kaitlin Young. With an overall record of 7-2, she is capable of beating high